3 days At least P100 million needed for repair, reconstruction of Taal-affected schools At least P100 million needed for repair, reconstruction of Taal-affected schools
By Merlina Hernando-Malipot A total of 165 classrooms in 33 schools located under two divisions in Region IV-A needs repair and reconstruction amounting to almost P100 million – the Department of Education (DepEd) said. (MANILA BULLETIN) The latest Education Cluster Report on the Taal Volcanic Eruption showed that 18 schools in Batangas and another 15 in Tanauan City would need repair or rehabilitation and reconstruction or replacement in the aftermath of Taal’s unrest. In the 33 schools, 161 classrooms – 84 in Batangas and 77 in Tanauan City – need repair or rehabilitation while four (4) classrooms in Batangas need reconstruction. ... more