DepEd School Calendar for SY 2019-2020 - DepEd Order No. 7, Series of 2019 (VIEW or DOWNLOAD)

DedEd School Calendar for School Year 2019-2020

The DepEd School Calendar for School Year (SY) 2019-2020 is now available to view or download on this page. It was officially released by Department of Education (DepEd) Philippines on April 27, 2019.

Based on the DepEd Order signed by Education Secretary Leonor Briones last April 22, the SY 2019-2020 shall consist of 203 school days. The opening of classes shall be on Monday, June 3, 2019 and the last day shall be on Friday, April 3, 2020.

School Calendar for School Year 2019-2020

Check out below the DepEd School Calendar for School Year 2018-2019.

To: Undersecretaries
Assistant Secretaries
Education Minister, BARMM
Bureau and Service Directors
Regional Directors
Schools Division Superintendents
Public and Private Elementary and Secondary School Heads
All Others Concerned

1. The School Year (SY) 2019-2020 shall formally open on Monday, June 3, 2019 and shall end on Friday, April 3, 2020. It shall consist of 203 school days, inclusive of the five-day In-Service Training (INSET), the three days for the Parent-Teacher Conferences to be conducted within the school year, and the World Teachers’ Day; provided, that during the five-day INSET, students shall be given advance reading for the attainment of learning objectives.
2. Private schools may deviate from this School Calendar. However, they may not start classes earlier than the first Monday of June nor later than the last day of August, as provided in Republic Act (R.A.) No. 7797 entitled An Act to Lengthen the School Calendar from Two Hundred (200) Days to Not More Than Two Hundred Twenty (220) Class Days. Said schools should notify in advance their respective regional offices (ROs) regarding any deviation from the school calendar.
3. The Implementing Guidelines on the SY 2019-2020 Calendar of Activities are provided in Enclosure No. 1 to enable the schools to effectively and efficiently implement the school events and activities. Likewise, the guidelines shall allow the ROs and the schools division offices to provide support to schools, particularly in the areas of instruction, and progress monitoring and evaluation.
4. Schools may observe national and local celebrations other than those indicated in Enclosure Nos. 2 and 3, provided that these are beneficial to the learners. In this regard, ROs may issue a supplemental calendar to reflect their local events.
5. To compensate for unplanned suspension of classes such as natural and manmade calamities, the Alternative Delivery Mode (ADM) or make-up classes are recommended to be undertaken. The conduct of such activities must be agreed upon by school heads, teachers and concerned parents.
6. Immediate dissemination of and strict compliance with this Order is directed.


View or Download: School Calendar 2019-2020 or DepEd Order No. 7, Series of 2019

To view the complete DO 7, s. 2019 or the DepEd School Calendar for SY 2019-2020, check the embedded file below.

To download the full file which includes the Implementing Guidlines on the School Calendar for School Year (SY) 2019-2020 and Monthly School Calendar of Activities For School Year 2019-2020, please click here.

Important Dates: DepED School Calendar for SY 2019-2020

  • May 20-May 25, 2019: Brigada Eskwela
  • May 27-June 7, 2019: Oplan Balik Eskwela
  • June 3, 2019: Beginning of Classes
  • June 2019 (Tentative): National Achievement Test (NAT) for Grade 6 and 10
  • August 2019 (Tentative): National Career Assessment Examination (NCAE) for Grade 9
  • October 5, 2019: World Teacher's Day
  • October 21, 2019: Start of Semestral Break (for students) and In-Service Training for Teachers
  • October 28, 2019: Resumption of Classes
  • December 15, 2019: Start of Christmas Break
  • January 6, 2020: Resumption of Classes
  • February 17-21, 2020: National Festival of Talents (NFOT) and National School Press Conference (NSPC)
  • March 30 - April 3, 2020: End of School Year Rites
  • April 3, 2020: Last Day of Classes for SY 2019-2020
  • April 2020 (Tentative): Palarong Pambansa
  • April 13, 2019: Start of Summer Classes

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