29 QC schools suspend classes for SONA

Posted at 07/19/2012 2:25 PM | Updated as of 07/20/2012 8:15 AM

MANILA, Philippines – Twenty-nine schools around the Batasan Complex in Quezon City will have no classes on Monday, July 23, due to President Aquino’s third State of the Nation Address (SONA), an official said Thursday.

Quezon City Schools Division Superintendent Corazon Rubio said classes in the following are suspended on Monday:

Elementary

  • Bagong Silangan Elementary School
  • Benigno Aquino Elementary School
  • Commonwealth Elementary School
  • Corazon Aquino Elementary School
  • Culiat Elementary School
  • Doña Juana Elementary School
  • Fairview Elementary School
  • Holy Spirit Elementary School
  • Lagro Elementary School
  • Lupang Pangako Elementary School
  • Manuel L. Quezon Elementary School
  • Melencio Castelo Elementary School
  • New Era Elementary School
  • North Fairview Elementary School
  • Payatas B Elementary School
  • Payatas B-Annex Elementary School
  • Payatas C Elementary School
  • San Diego Elementary School
  • West Fairview Elementary School

High School

  • Bagong Silangan High School
  • Batasan Hills National High School
  • Commonwealth High School
  • Culiat High School
  • Holy Spirit National High School
  • Judge Cecilia Muñoz Palma High School
  • Judge Feliciano Belmonte High School
  • Lagro High School
  • New Era High School
  • North Fairview High School

The schools will be required to have make up classes on Saturday, July 28.

President Aquino is scheduled to deliver his third SONA on Monday afternoon. Around 6,000 policemen are set to be deployed to secure the area, as several militant groups are scheduled to hold protest rallies. - report from Robert Mano, dzMM