Department of Education (DepEd) Regional Office No. 8 – Leyte
Department of Education (DepEd) Regional Office No. 8 – Palo Leyte
Profile: The Department of Education (DepEd) – Kagawaran ng Edukasyon, is the executive department of the Philippine government responsible for the management and governing of the Philippine system of basic education. It is the chief formulator of Philippine educational policy and is responsible for the Philippine primary and secondary school system. The Department of Education is also known by its old name, the Department of Education, Culture and Sports (DECS) – Kagawaran ng Edukasyon, Kultura at Palakasan.
Mission: To provide quality basic education that is equitably accessible to all and lay the foundation for life-long learning and service for the common good.
Address: Government Center, Palo, Leyte
Telephone No.: (053) 3239083
Fax No.: (053) 3233156
Website: www.deped.gov.ph or www.web.evis.net.ph/lineagencies/deped/