P3.95-Billion worth of Senior High School vouchers granted by DepEd

Senior High School Voucher Program

DepEd Press Release February 7, 2017 PASIG CITY, February 7, 2017 – As of December 31, 2016, the Department of Education (DepEd) has already processed a total of P5.23 billion for the Senior High School Voucher Program (SHS VP), with actual payments amounting to P3.95 billion or 75 percent of billing statements received at the DepEd Central Office (CO). This amount corresponds to 607,208 Voucher Program Beneficiaries (VPBs) or Grade 11 students enrolled in non-DepEd schools who are entitled to receive financial assistance through a voucher subsidy. Per DepEd Order No.…