Ceremony. Rogelio J. Espina, Biliran Lone District
Representative (Wearing white camisa de chino) leads the cutting
of ribbon together with Engr. David P. Adongay Jr., District
Engineer (wearing blue stripe polo shirt), Mrs. Naricres Go,
Acting Mayor of the Municipality of Caibiran (wearing green polo
shirt) with some councilors of the Municipality and with the
School Heads during the blessing and turn-over ceremony of
Information Communication Technology (ICT) High School of
Eastern Biliran in Caibiran, Biliranon October 7, 2016.
turnover Techvoc building in ICT
By CHELSEA C. QUIJANO
October 11, 2016
NAVAL, Biliran –
Information Communication Technology (ICT) High School of Eastern
Biliran in Caibiran, Biliran finally receives its first Technical
Vocational and Livelihood (TVL) Workshop Building.
The TVL Building was turned
over on October 7, 2016 led by Rogelio J. Espina, Biliran Lone
District Representative and Engr. David P. Adongay Jr., District
Engineer of the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) Biliran
District Engineering Office (BDEO).
The occasion was also graced
by the presence of Engr. Alfredo L. Bollido, BDEO Chief of Maintenance
Section (now OIC Assistant District Engineer), Engr. Salvador G.
Regis, Chief of Construction Section and Mrs. Naricres Go, Acting
Mayor of the Municipality of Caibiran with some counselors of the said
Mrs. Liezl M. Avila, HT III/
School Head of ICT High School expressed her pleasure on the
completion of one-storey (TVL) Workshop Building during her acceptance
“During the opening of
classes’ kay waray man kami room, the TVL classes stayed in the old
building of the Central School, so when this (TVL Buiding) was
finished, excited sila (students) pagbalhin kay haluag,” said Avila.
(Because we lack of classrooms, the TVL classes stayed in the building
of Central School during the opening of classes, so when this was
finished, they [students] were all excited to move in because this is
However, Avila said that
that the newly turned-over TVL Building will be temporarily occupied
and divided into three TVL classes for courses: cookery, carpentry,
and electrical isolation and maintenance (EIC) due to the lack of
“I hope that more classrooms
will be constructed, I believe that the failure of soil test hinders
the construction of the building yet we are still hopeful that the
request for additional budget maybe released soon,” she appealed.
ICT High school is reported
to have less enrollees this school year with 250 more or less students
for the K-12 program. Hence, an appeal for additional classrooms were
requested to attract more students to enroll in the school. Espina, on
the other hand promised to act on the clamor of the school’s request
for additional school buildings.
The TVL Workshop Building is
a project of DPWH-BDEO in coordination with the Department of
Education (DepEd) with a contract amount of P8M under CY 2016 Basic
Educational Facilities Fund. The completed project will give proper
educational training to senior high school students that will hone
their skills in the various types of job.