first ever CRVS jingle dance contest
February 24, 2018
TACLOBAN CITY – The Philippine Statistics Authority - Regional
Statistical Services Office 8 (PSA-RSSO 8) successfully conducted
the first ever Civil Registration and Vital Statistics (CRVS) Jingle
Dance Contest on 22 February 2018, at PSA-RSSO 8 Training Room.
secondary schools from Tacloban City, Leyte National High School and
Sagkahan National High School, showcased the dancing skills of their
students to the tune of CRVS jingle and vied for the 2018 CRVS
Jingle Dance Champ.
Sagkahan National High
School emerged as winner after garnering an average score of 90.3
The CRVS Jingle Dance
Contest was organized by PSA-RSSO 8 as part of the 2018 Civil
Registration Month (CRM) celebration and the CRVS Decade 2015-2024.
The contest aimed to encourage the youth to participate in the
global advocacy of getting everyone registered and of promoting
awareness on the importance of civil registration in the lives of
Ms. Zonia C. Salazar,
OIC-SOCD of PSA-RSSO 8, Ms. Judith Joy D. Avila, Administrative
Officer I of PSA-Leyte, and Ms. Matilde A. Dacullo, Administrative
Officer IV of PSA-RSSO8, sat as board of judges. Criteria of the
competition included, choreography (50%), execution (30%), costume
(10%), and over-all impact (10%).
Winners were awarded with
cash prizes, certificates, and PSA tokens. They will once again
perform during the 2018 CRM Closing Ceremony.
The years 2015-2024 was
declared as CRVS Decade pursuant to Proclamation 1106 issued on 20
August 2015 and signed by then President Benigno S. Aquino III.