MANILA - The Department of Education (DepEd) encouraged parents, teachers, schools, and others to watch the 2019 Southeast Asian (SEA) Games in the country and support the Philippine national team.
In a text to ABS-CBN News, DepEd spokesperson Annalyn Sevilla said they will be suspending classes in some schools in Metro Manila and Calabarzon during the Games.
Suspension of classes in private schools, however, are left to the discretion of school administrators.
Below are the following schools that were recommended for class suspension during the SEA Games:
The SEA Games will officially launch on Nov. 30 and the closing ceremony will be on Dec. 11.