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DepEd NorMin cops top awards in international letter writing competition

          DepEd Region X notched two awards in the 50th Universal Postal Union (UPU) International Letter Writing Contest for Young People.

          Sittie Hanna S. Paca, grade 8 learner of Lanao del Norte Comprehensive High School, Division of Lanao del Norte, and Deynnasha Grace L. Vente, grade 9 learner of Sinonoc National High School, Division of Misamis Occidental, won the first and second places, respectively. The third place winner is from Dagupan City, Pangasinan, Region III.

          As the Philippines’ official entry to the 50th International Letter Writing Competition, the entry of Ms. Paca will be sent by the Philippine Postal Corporation (PPC) to the International Bureau. The awarding ceremony will take place during the celebration of the World Post Day in October 2021.

          The international competition was sponsored by the Philippine Postal Corporation (PPC), in cooperation with the Department of Education (DepEd).

          This Office congratulates and acknowledges the winners, participating schools, coaches, and stakeholders for their contributions to the success of the activity, which was disseminated per Regional Memorandum No. 121, s. 2021. │ By Angelina B. Buaron