Chief, PCR Branch/ PIO, Pampanga PPO
                               9633874/ pcr_pampppo_r03

DATE             :        May 20, 2013



Brigada Eskwela 2013

The Department of Education (DepEd) has announced that the opening of classes for Academic Year 2013-2014 is on June 3, 2013. Since the election period has finished, the Pampanga Police under the leadership of PSSUPT OSCAR D ALBAYALDE, Officer-in-Charge, Pampanga PPO is now ready to welcome back the students for the simultaneous opening of classes.

So before the classes start, the Pampanga Police will be participating in the Deped Order No.10, series of 2013 which is a five-day maintenance week named “Brigada Eskwela Week”.

During the week-long “Brigada Eskwela 2013”, personnel from this office will take part in the beautification, repairing and painting of school surrounding, classrooms and other school equipments such as chairs, tables and blackboards of students.

The said activity is scheduled yearly in preparation of the simultaneous opening of both public and private learning institutions. The activity usually starts a week before the opening of classes in order to allow different stakeholders, communities and private organizations to take part in the cleaning of the schools.

Furthermore, the Pampanga Police will be giving out leaflets regarding anti-criminality during the conduct of clean-up drives so that students will be out of harm’s way.

PSSUPT ALBAYALDE gave directives to his personnel to involve themselves and help in the cleaning, repainting and repairing of school equipments in the different academic institutions throughout the province of Pampanga.