DM-No.-207-s.-2020: 2020 National Children’s Month Celebration

  1. Republic Act No . 10661 declares November of Every Year  as  the  National Children’s Month (NCM). It mandates DepEd to facilitate and to encourage  the celebration  of the  NCM  in  all public  schools  nationwide.
  2. This year’s celebration focuses on upholding children’s rights in the context of the COVID-19 pandemic with the theme “Sama-samang Itaguyod ang Karapatan ng Bawat Bata sa Panahon ng Pandemya! “.
  3.  In line with this, the Schools Division Office thru the School Governance and Operations Division-Youth Formation shall conduct the 2020 National Children’s Month Culminating Activity on November 27, 2020.
  4. To give importance to children with extraordinary talents, each school shall have one participant in each of the following categories:
    1. Poem-reciting contest for primary level;
    2. Family tiktok challenge for intermediate level; and
    3. Creative story-telling for junior and senior high school
  5. Certificate and cash prizes will be given to participants and winners. Online awarding ceremony is scheduled on November 27,
  6. The internet link for the above-mentioned online platforms for  this activity shall be posted in the workplace and Division Facebook Page by the Division Information and Technology Officer, Sir Johann M.
  7. Attached are the Division Committee Chairs and members , program and the contest details for each
  8. For clarifications, you may contact the Division  Youth  Formation Coordinator through patonona@deped  or  at  cellphone  number 0917 580 7468.
  9. For wide dissemination and compliance