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The Bureau of Alternative Learning System Announces the October 2009 Alternative Learning System Accreditation and Equivalency (ALS A&E) Test Registration What is the ALS A&E Test? It is designed to measure competencies of those who have not finished either the formal elementary or secondary education. A&E Test (registration, administration and certification) is FREE. One has to register during the prescribed period before taking the nationwide test in October 2009. Who are quali fied to take the test? • • • •

Unemployed/underemployed OSY/A; Formal schools leavers/drop-outs; Persons with physical disabilities; Inmates, rebel/soldier integrees;

Members of cultural minorities / indigenous peoples; Industry-based workers, housewives, helpers, factory workers, drivers

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Postal ID/voter’s ID TIN/SSS/GSIS card Valid driver’s license Valid passport Form 138

What are the requi rements for registration? • •

Two (2) 1”x1” latest photo Any of the following proofs of identification: o Copy of birth certificate o Company/employer ID

NOTE: Prospective registrants for Secondary Level who are between 15-17 years old and for Elementary Level who are between 11-13 years old MUST present copy of birth certificate. What does one benefi t after passing the ALS A&E Test? • • • •

Enroll as High School Freshman for elementary level passers; Enroll in post-secondary courses (tech/voc, two/three/four/five-year course of the CHED and PASUC member institutions); Access to Meralco Foundation, Inc. and TESDA skills training programs; and Opportunity to acquire eligibility to government employment positions under CSC Resolution No. 499

What is the ALS A&E Test made of? The Test is divided into 2 parts: the Multiple Choice Tests and the Composition Writing. The test runs for 3 hours and 30 minutes for the Elementary Level and 4 hours and 15 minutes for the Secondary Level.

The test covers the fol lowing learning strands (subject areas):

ELEMENTARY : 3 hours and 30 minutes Multiple Choice Bahagi I (Communication) Bahagi II (Problem Solving & Critical Thinking Bahagi III (Sustainable Use of Resources & Productivity) Bahagi IV (Dev’t. of Self & Expanding One’s World Vision) Composition Writing -

3 hours - 40 minutes - 60 minutes - 40 minutes - 40 minutes 30 minutes

SECONDARY : 4 hours and 15 minutes Multiple Choice Bahagi I (Komunikasyon sa Filipino) Bahagi II (English Communication) Bahagi III (Problem Solving & Critical Thinking) Bahagi IV (Sustainable Use of Resources & Productivity) Bahagi V (Dev’t. of Self & Expanding One’s Wold Vision) Composition Writing -

3 hours 45 minutes - 45 minutes - 30 minutes - 60 minutes - 45 minutes - 45 minutes 30 minutes

How does one register for the A&E Test? Registration will be held from July 3-31, 2009 at designated Registration and Testing Centers in 199 divisions nationwide (posted below). The prospective test taker/registrant shall accomplish the registration form and shall: • Provide requirements for registration • Fill-out the registration form affixing one’s signature on the space provided for • Submit registration form to the Test Registration Officer; and • Get the lower portion of the registration form for presentation to the Examiner on the day of the test.

When is the ALS A&E Test? 1st Wave – October 4, 2009 2nd Wave – October 11, 2009 3rd Wave – October 18, 2009 4th Wave – October 25, 2009


Regions IX, X, XI, XII, XIII and ARMM Regions V, VI, VII and VIII Regions I, II, III and CAR Regions IV-Calabarzon, IV-Mimaropa & NCR

What does an A&E test passer do after results are released? An A&E Test passer gets the following documents: What


1. Certifi cation for those residing within NCR and nearby provinces (upon request) – a whole single-page document signed by the Director IV (BALS) or by the Regional Director of NCR and/or Schools Division Superintendent certifying that he/she passed the test.

- Bureau of Alternative Learning System (BALS) DepEd Central Office, 3/F Mabini Bldg., Meralco Avenue, Pasig City; • Bring A&E Test admission slip.

Outside NCR, Certification may be claimed at the:

- Office of the Regional Director; or - Office of the Schools Division Superintendent

2. Examinee Report Form (ERF)/ Individual Test Result (those who failed will also receive this document) –Issued only ONCE

- DepEd Division Office where the testing center administratively belongs - Ex. If testing center is Makati Elem.School, claim at DepEd Division of Makati City

3. Certi ficate / Diploma (issued only ONCE)

- DepEd Division Office where the testing center administratively belongs

For more information, you may:  Call Tel. No. (02)635-5188 or 635-5193  Fax message to No.(02)635-5189  Text at our DETxt Action Center at 0919-4560027  Email to  Write to The Director IV – Bureau of Alternative Learning System (BALS), 3rd Floor Mabini Bldg., DepEd Complex, Meralco Avenue, Pasig City 1600

LIST OF REGISTRATION AND TESTING CENTERS (RTCs) for the OCTOBER 2009 ALS ACCREDITATION AND EQUIVALENCY TESTS Region I DIVISION Ilocos Norte Ilocos Sur La Union Pangasinan I Pangasinan II Dagupan City Laoag City San Carlos City

REGISTRATION & TESTING CENTER San Nicolas National HS – Bingao, San Nicolas, Ilocos Norte Narvacan National Central High School – Narvacan, Ilocos Sur Paringao Elementary School – Parinago, Bauang, La Union Binmaley I Central School – Binmaley, Pangasinan Juan G. Macaraeg Nation High School, Binalonan, Pangasinan West Central I Elementary School – Dagupan City Ilocos Norte National High School – Laoag City Central II Elementary School, San Carlos City

Urdaneta City Alaminos City Candon City Vigan City San Fernando Ctiy

Urdaneta City National High School – Urdaneta City Alaminos Central School – Alaminos City Candaon South Central School – Candon City Ilocos Sur National High School – Vigan City Catbangen Central School – San Fernando City

Region II DIVISION Batanes Cauayan City Cagayan Isabela Quirino Nueva Vizcaya Santiago City Tuguegarao City

REGISTRATION & TESTING CTR. Basco NHS Cauayan NHS Lallo NHS Isabela NHS Quirino General Comprehensive HS Solanao NHS Santiago City Community Learning Center Lina Acang

TEST REG. OFFICER Lilia Pajamil Leticia Assirit Arlene Pascual Lourdes Junatan Vladimir Tolenada Nancy Laureta Rosenda Balot

Region III DIVISION Aurora Bataan Bulacan Nueva Ecija Pampanga Tarlac Prov. Zambales Angeles City Balanga City Cabanatuan City San Fdo. City Gapan City Malolos City Muñoz City Olongapo City San Jose DM City Tarlac City

REGISTRATION & TESTING CENTER Baler National High School Tomas Pinpin Memorial ES Baliwag Couth Central School Nueva Ecija National High School San Matias Elementary School Capas National High School Zambales National High School Angeles Elementary School Balanga Integrated School Hon. C. Perez Mem’l. Science H.S. Sindalan Elementary School Gapan South Central School Malolos Central School Muñoz National High School Olongapo Elementary School Sapang Palay National High School Sto. Cristo Central School

EDUCATION SUPERVISOR 1 Gilbert F. Bayudang Estrella C. Tuazon Celestino C. Carpio Robertita M. fernanco Leonardo D. Zapanta Manuel C. Nisperos Ailyn C. Eay Antonina D. Lacanlale Ernesto T. Robeles Sr. Virginia C. Domingo Sammy Sampang Nubmerto D. De Ocampo Fidel A. Laquindanum Edilyn M. Parugrug Lourdes G. Gonjoran Ananias F. Dicdican Renato T. Cabarios

CONTACT NUMBER 0910-4159054 0928-4755383 0919-8350811 0919-4598528 0919-3762873 0920-6990126 0919-5896944 0928-7741002 0928-5215629 0920-9504310 0929-9509800 0917-8203889 0927-9454327 0906-1442495 0918-9159649 0915-9742801 0915-9844298

Region IV CaLaBaRZ on DIVISION Batangas City Batangas Province

REGISTRATION & TESTING CENTER Batangas National High School San Pascual National High School


Region V DIVISION Albay


Camarines Sur

Rodriguez National High School

Camarines Norte

Daet Elementary School


Catanduanes Naitonal High School

Masbate Province

Catainga National High School

Sorsogon Province

Gubat North Central School

Iriga City

Iriga Central School

Legazpi City

Legazpi City High School

Ligao City

Ligao National High School

Masbate City

Masbate Comprehensive H.S.

Naga City

Naga Central School II

Sorsogon City Tabaco City

Sorsogon National High School Tabaco National High School

CONTACT PERSONS Rosie Lladoc – ES I Prisicla Benosa - TRO Pedro Pelonio – OIC Muralida Fajardo – TRO Lourdes Salculsan – ES I Lourdes Esguerra – TRO Mesalina Gonzales – ES I Rufina M. Tabor – TRO Recolito Cantre – ESI Susan N. Bagalihog – TRO Cleofe Balaoro – ES I Nilda Labitag – TRO Ester Oiva – ES I Fe Oronon – TRO Rosalinda Ajero – ESI Wilson Ansa –TRO Adelfa Dayandante – ES I Maribeth Villareal – TRO Ave Torres – ES I Matutina Cabug – TRO Felomina Cecillo – ES I Dolores Evangelista – TRO Florena Eugenio – ES I Lorenzo Bacelonia – ES I Rita Aquino – TRO

CONTACT NUMBER 0619-4549395 0917-5063311 0921-2301136 0916-4831869 0916-6405066 0917-8631832 0919-4676451 0906-4911897 0927-5449370 -0927-3644111 0929-4386859 0916-8913103

Region VI DIVISION Capiz Roxas City Kabankalan City La Carlota City Bacolod City Passi City Bago City Cadiz City Guimaras San Carlos City

REGISTRATION & TESTING CENTER Capiz National High School Pres. Manuel Roxas Mem’l. School Esteban Abada Memorial School – West La Carlota South ES I Rizal ES Passi NHS Bago City ES I Vicente F. Gustilo Mem’l. NHS San Miguel Central School Andres Bonifacio ES

ADDRESS Fuentes Drive, Roxas City Amaldo Bouldevard, Roxas City Tayum Street, Brgy. 8 Kabankalan City Burgos St., La Carlota City

TESTING CENTER ADMINISTRATOR Nestor Dela Cruz Divina A. Cabantug, Principal IV Ms. Sonia Coca Salvacion Espanola

Rosario-Araneta-Hernaez, Bacolod City Dorillo St., Passi City Araneta St., Bago City Lina Acang

Mercedita Suravilla Rey Deatras Victorino Pailano Lina Acang

San Miguel, Jordan, Guimaras Brgy. V, San Carlos City

Portia Galanto Cresencio de Asis

Iloilo Prov. Iloilo City


Aklan Antique

Kalibo ES I Del. Angel Salazar Jr. Memorial School Silay North ES

Silay City Negros Occidental Sagay City

Negros Occidental HS Sagay NHS

Luna St., La Paz, Iloilo City Gen. Luna cor. Mabini Streets, Iloilo City 19 Marytrs St., Kalibo, Aklan Gen. Fullon ST., San Jose, Antique Rizal St., Silay City, Negros Occidental NOHS, Bacolod City National Hiway, Poblacion 2, Sagay City

Nordy Diason, OIC Elizabeth Orquiola Evelyn Aranas Violeta Miedes Principal II Zenia Billones Mario Amaca Ma. Theresa Bingcang

Region VII DIVISION Bais City Bayawan City Bohol Cebu Province Cebu City Danao City Dumaguete City Lapu-Lapu City Mandaue City Negros Occ. Siquijor Tagbilaran City Talisay City Tanjay City Toledo City Bogo City Carcar City

REGISTRATION & TESTING CENTER Bais City HS Bayawan NHS Valencia NHS Dalaguete National HS Zapatera ES Beatriz D. Durano Mem. NHS Dumaguete City NHS Marigondon NHS Mandaue City Compr. NHS Sibulan NHS Tambisan NHS Dr. Cecilio Putong NHS Cansojong NHS Tanjay City Science HS Luray II NHS Binabag NHS Carcar City NHS

CONTACT PERSON Espiridion Calunsag Valeria Rivera Generosa Lumayag Agustina Reynes Victorina Veloso Manuel L. Cola Jose Miraflor Dionisio Lood Nicasio Cortes Elsa Orlina Maxito Ocay Cristianita Caga Edna Tan Aida Bungcasan Saturnino Gutang Elpidio Neiz Mario Daclan

Region X DIVISION Bukidnon CDO City Camiguin Gingoog City Iligan City Lanao del Norte Mis. Occidental Mis. Oriental Oroquieta City Ozamiz City Tangub City Valencia City

REGISTRATION & TESTING CENTER Bukidnon National High School City Central School Mahinog Central School Don Restituto Baul Central School Iligan City NHS Kolambugan Central School St. John the Baptist High School Misamis Oriental General Comp. H.S. MIsamis Occidental National High School Ozamiz City Central School Tangub City National High School Valencia City National High School

CONTACT NO. 035-4023732 035-2283089 038-5012720 032-4147457 032-2551516 032-2004021 035-2257248 032-3407887 032-3450545 035-2252376 035-3772024 038-2356239 032-2724635 035-4159397 032-4678448 032-4349133 032-4878495

Region XI DIVISION Compostela Valley Davao City Davao del Norte Davao Oriental Davao Del Sur Digos City Island Garden City of Samal Panabo City Tagum City

REGISTRATION & TESTING CENTER Nabunturan National Comprehensive High School Daniel R.Aguinaldo National High School Carmen National High School Banganga National High School Davao del Sur School of Fisheries Digos City National Comprehensive High School Nieves Villarica National High School Panabo National High School Tagum City National High School

Region XII DIVISION South Cotabato Cotabato Province Cotabato City Sultan Kudarat Koronadal City Saranggani Gen. Santos City Kidapawan City Tacurong City

REGISTRATION & TESTING CENTER Surallah Central Elementary School Kabacan Pilot Elementary School Notre Dame Village Elementary School Isulan Central School Koronadal Central Elementary School I Malapatan National High School Ireneo Santiago National High School Kidapawan City Pilot Elementary School, Dist. 1 Tacurong Pilot Elementary School

Caraga Region (Regi on XIII) DIVISION Agusan Del Norte Agusan Del Sur Bislig City Butuan City Dinagat Islands Siargao Surigao City Surigao Del Norte Surigao Del Sur

REGISTRATION & TESTING CENTER Buenavista SPED Integrated School Agusan Del Sur National High School Bislig Central I Elementary School Agusan National High School Don Ruben Edera Ecleo St. MNHS Dapa National High School Regional Science High School Sison Central elementary School Jacinto P. Elpa National High School

CAR DIVISION Abra Apayao Benguet Kalinga Ifugao Mt. Province Baguio City

REGISTRATION & TESTING CENTER Abra HS Conner Central School Sipa NHS Benguet National High School Bulanao Central School Lagaue Central School Mt. Province General Comp. High School Quezon ES

CONTACT PERSON Angelita G. Escalante Gloria S. Cabusas Ma. Luz S. Morgado Fretze Inchoco Anecita M. Moleta Anacleta E. Arlan Lucille L. Viajar Emelie L. Babayson Glenn C. Espinoza

NCR DIVISION Caloocan City Makati City Mandaluyong City Pasay City

REGISTRATION & TESTING CTR. Caloocan HS Makati HS Mandaluyong ES Pasay City East HS

Pasig City

Pasig ES

Las Piñas City Malabon/Navotas Manila Parañaque City Marikina City Muntinlupa Quezon City San Juan City Taguig/Pateros Valenzuela City

Las Piñas East NHS Navotas ES V. Mapa HS Parañaque Central ES Marikina ES Pedro E. Diaz HS Don. A. Roces Sr. SciTech HS Pinaglabanan ES Upper Bicutan NHS Dalandanan NHS

TEST REG. OFFICER Rosalina Magpayo Rosalnda Espiritu Santo Josefina Espeso Nita Gagaran Jennifer Pauig Rowena Eugenio Rose Ann Pamintuan Rebecca Tayangona Juanita Dizon Adoracion Laude Roselle Tresvallez Joselyn Parungao Luz Osorio Juan Obierna Vito Mengote Clarissa Señosa Josephine Bartolo

CONTACT NO. 02-2920041 02-8908320 02-5319158 02-8510153 02-8542981 02-6420188 02-6410472 02-8733118 02-2821943 02-7342059 02-8299192 02-6461738 02-3749198 02-7246612 02-8387464 02-2949020


REGISTRATION & TESTING CENTER Maluso Central Elementary School Townsite Maluso, Basilan

Other Regions to follow. End


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