Both school institutions of Barangay Mandus namely Mandus Elementary School (MES) and Margarita K. Yusingco National High School (MKYNHS) joined efforts as they conducted the Brigada Eskwela 2020 Kick-off Program with the theme “Pagpapanatili ng Bayanihan Tungo sa Kalidad na Edukasyon para sa Kabataan” last August 11,2020 at Mandus Covered Court.
The said activity was hosted by Rubilyn A. Zanoria and Janica B. Mollanida of MKYNHS. On the other hand,Faculty and staff of MES and MKYNHS, parents, stakeholders such the Barangay Council spearheaded by Hon. Nilda A. Consuegra and 67thInfantry Battalion graced the event.
In connection, Lourdes O. Orcullo, the School Principal of MKYNHS delivered her opening remark that encourages everyone to follow healthy safety protocols and adapt to the new normal setting of teaching and learning delivery specifically on the use of Modular Distance Learning by Print. Melissa P. Arreza presented on Brigada Eskwela implementing guidelines.
Moreover, Jerel B. Dapin, the School Principal of MES elucidated on the different learning modalities. While Maria Grace L. Noquiao, District Nurse discusses on health safety tips and protocols and psychological first aid.
Thus, both learning institutions entertained everyone with their song presentations. The program ended with words of encouragement from the Barangay Captain Hon. Nilda A. Consuegra and a closing remark of Aniceto A. Buniel.