Class Suspensions – July 3 2012

In an advisory posted via Twitter around 4AM today, the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical, and Astronomical Services Administration warned that serious flooding can be expected in low-lying areas and communities living near waterways in Metro Manila and parts of Luzon.

It has continuously rained for several hours now as of posting time. The Department of Education is yet to issue any class suspension, but the following announcements had been made:

*No classes from preschool to High School in the following cities:

Caloocan City (all levels), Las Pinas, Makati City, Mandaluyong City, Manila, Marikina City, Muntinlupa City (all levels), Navotas, Parañaque City, Pasay City, Pasig City, Pateros, Quezon City, San Juan, Taguig City, Valenzuela City, and Cainta, Rizal.

*Caloocan Mayor Recom Echiverri suspends classes in ALL levels in Caloocan City.

As of 10 AM today:

*RT @PolytechUnivPh: Classes now suspended in PUP-Sta. Mesa, PUP-San Juan, PUP-Commonwealth, PUP-Taguig, including the College of Law

*Classes in the University of Santo Tomas in ALL LEVELS SUSPENDED starting 12:00 nn. Everybody is expected to be out of the campus by 2:00pm. via UST Central SC (9:50 AM)

* Philippine Medical Women’s School along V. Luna Street in Quezon City

*RT @NewEraU (New Era University) – Early dismissal from pre-school to high-school effective 12NN today due to intermittent rains and thunderstorms. No announcement for college.

*RT @UPManilaOnline (University of the Philippines – Manila) – Classes and offices in UP Manila until 12nn today. Half day due to inclement weather.

*NO CLASS – All afternoon classes in elementary and high school (public and private schools) are suspended in Quezon City

*PAREF Woodrow School – ANNOUNCEMENT: Classes are suspended today, Tuesday, July 3. Grade School and High School to be dismissed at 10:30am.

As of 11AM:

*Update from the Office of the Principal of UPIS (10:57 am): Morning classes are ongoing at UP Integrated School but classes will be suspended by 12 pm.

*Letran: We are suspending classes in the basic ed at 12nn and collegiate classes at 1pm today due to inclement weather via@LetranOfficial

*Ateneo Grade school: DISMISSAL for Prep & Grade 1, 11AM Grades 2-3, 11:30AM, Grades 4-5 12NN & Grades 6-7 12:30PM #walangpasok

*University of Asia and the Pacific -> Due to inclement weather, classes have been officially suspended starting 12:00 nn. Work is suspended by 3:00 pm.

*De La Salle University – Classes at all levels & in ALL CAMPUSES are suspended today from 1:00 PM onwards. Office Work is also suspended. Same goes for the College of Saint Benilde.

*San Beda College: Classes 12nn onwards are suspended (via @sbcsc)

*Central Colleges of the Philippines (Aurora Blvd. Q.C.): Suspended as of 11:20AM for high school to college

*@Official_UE: From University of the East President Ester Garcia: Classes in all levels are suspended in both UE Manila and UE Caloocan.

(As of 12:00 PM)

*Manila City Hall: Pamantasan ng Lungsod ng Maynila and City College of Manila afternoon classes suspended

*RT @FarEasternU: As of 12pm, classes and offices in FEU Manila are suspended.

*Adamson University: As of 12:13 PM classes & work at all levels at AdU are officially suspended #walangpasok via @AdamsonUni

*Afternoon classes in Emilio Aguinaldo College-Manila, all levels, are suspended starting at 1 pm, today.

*Vice President for the Loyola Schools (Ateneo de Manila University) Dr. John Paul Vergara announced that college classes after 3PM will be suspended |via@ateneodemanilau


*From UP Diliman Chancellor Caesar Saloma (July 3, 7:36 am): Classes are NOT SUSPENDED in UPD. Students are advised to go to school prepared on a rainy day. Weather conditions will be constantly monitored.

(Update, 10:40AM):  From Chancellor Saloma: “I will issue an advisory that students who are unable to reach the UPD campus due to rains will be officially excused from attending classes.”

UpdFrom UP Diliman Chancellor Saloma (11:25 am): Classes in UPD are NOT SUSPENDED today under prevailing weather (as of 11:18 am).

(PS: Do you really have to rub it in?)

*Update from the Office of the Chancellor of UP Los Baños (UPLB): As of today (July 3), 9:55 a.m., classes are NOT SUSPENDED at UPLB.

*RT @AdamsonUni: No announcement yet re: class suspension at AdU. Classes &work to go on as expected.

*Ateneo: Loyola Schools classes will go on as scheduled. Only high school and grade school classes are suspended | via @TheGUIDON

*RT @DLSUD: As of 1pm, there is no announcement of suspension of classes in DLSU-Dasmariñas

This post is being updated as soon as new information is available.

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62 thoughts on “Class Suspensions – July 3 2012

  1. tlgang binabantayan ng mma q ung tv as proof na suspended ung classes (she’s a teacher).. thanks so much for this.

  2. Can you update me if there is any suspension @ De La Salle Araneta University in Malabon thanks

    1. no announcement yet but the school bus of my kids hasn’t arrived. I think that means ala pasok De La Salle Araneta

  3. It doesn’t seems right that the announcement of suspension is late and I cannot believed that DEPED giving their responsiblity to the local Government… Washing hands???? So lazy or should I say what they are doing makes us suffer……

  4. dapat when they know heavy rains are expected, announce na agad! hindi yung pahihirapan pa ang mga bata! we all value education, but health and safety is not a lesser factor to consider during these times! c’mon, DepEd!!!!

  5. And also the Gov. Employees, wala n rin po b pasuk? BAHA NA POH SAMIN sa VALENZUELA PANU AKO UUWI ne2??????????????

  6. leche! waterproff ba kme mga college… at kailangan mg-signal no. 3 bgo kmi isuspend,, di b pwedeng kahit ulan lng na malakas since kalusugan at kaligtasan nmn ng lhat ang nkasalalay …

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