The Bureau of Alternative Learning System Announces the October 2009 Alternative Learning System Accreditation and Equivalency

(ALS A&E) Test Registration
W hat is the ALS A&E Test? It is designed to measure competencies of those who have not finished either the formal elementary or secondary education. A&E Test (registration, administration and certification) is FREE. One has to register during the prescribed period before taking the nationwide test in October 2009. W ho are qualified to take the test? • • • • Unemployed/underemployed OSY/A; Formal schools leavers/drop-outs; Persons with physical disabilities; Inmates, rebel/soldier integrees; • • Members of cultural minorities / indigenous peoples; Industry-based workers, housewives, helpers, factory workers, drivers

W hat are the requirements for regi stration? • • • Must be a Filipino citizen and a school drop-out Must be at least 15 years old for the Secondary Level test or at least 11 years old for the Elementary Level Test Should bring the following requirements upon registration: Two (2) 1”x1” latest photo Any of the following proofs of identification: o Copy of birth certificate o Company/employer ID o o o o o Postal ID/voter’s ID TIN/SSS/GSIS card Valid driver’s license Valid passport Form 138

NOTE: Prospective registrants for Secondary Level who are between 15-17 years old and for Elementary Level who are between 11-13 years old MUST present copy of birth certificate.

Enroll in post-secondary courses (tech/voc. Inc. 60 mins. two/three/four/five-year course of the CHED and PASUC member institutions). Access to Meralco Foundation. 40 mins. The test runs for 3 hours and 30 minutes for the Elementary Level and 4 hours and 15 minutes for the Secondary Level. and TESDA skills training programs. and Opportunity to acquire eligibility to government employment positions under CSC Resolution No. The prospective test taker/registrant shall accomplish the registration form and shall: • Provide requirements for registration • Accomplish the registration form • Submit registration form to the Test Registration Officer. 40 mins. 2009 at designated Registration and Testing Centers in 199 divisions nationwide (posted below). of Self & Expanding One’s World Vision) 50 items 50 items 50 items 50 items 40 mins. What does one benefi t after passing the ALS A&E Test? • • • • Enroll as High School Freshman for elementary level passers. The test covers the fol lowing learning strands (subject areas): Elementary Level: 3 hours and 30 mins. Composition Writing = 30 minutes . Multiple Choice = 3 hours Bahagi I Bahagi II Bahagi III Bahagi IV Kasanayang Pangkomunikasyon (Communication) Matematika at Agham (Problem Solving & Critical Thinking) Kabuhayan at Likas na Yaman (Sustainable Use of Resources & Productivity) Pagpapalawak ng Pananaw (Dev’t.How does one register for the A&E Test? Test Registration is extended until August 31. 499 What is the ALS A&E Test made of? The Test is divided into 2 parts: the Multiple Choice Tests and the Composition Writing. and • Get the lower portion of the registration form for presentation to the Examiner on the day of the test.

XIII and ARMM Regions V. Certifi cation for those residing within NCR and nearby provinces (upon request) – a whole single-page document signed by the Director IV (BALS) or by the Regional Director of NCR and/or Schools Division Superintendent certifying that he/she passed the test.Bureau of Alternative Learning System (BALS) DepEd Central Office.Ex. claim at DepEd Division of Makati City . of Self & Expanding One’s World Vision) 60 items 60 items 60 items 60 items 60 items 45 mins. 2009 3rd Wave – October 18. XI. X. 3/F Mabini Bldg. II.. Composition Writing = 30 minutes When is the ALS A&E Test? 1st Wave – October 4. 2009 Regions IX. IV-Mimaropa & NCR What does an A&E test passer do after results are released? An A&E Test passer gets the following documents by visiting the concerned Offices: What 1. or . • Bring A&E Test admission slip. 45 mins.Office of the Schools Division Superintendent . If testing center is Makati Elem. XII. . Outside NCR.DepEd Division Office where the testing center administratively belongs 3. 2009 4th Wave – October 25. 2009 2nd Wave – October 11. Certi ficate / Diploma (issued only ONCE) . Meralco Avenue. Certification may be claimed at the: 2. Examinee Report Form (ERF)/ Individual Test Result (those who failed can also claim this document) –Issued only ONCE Where .Office of the Regional Director. 30 mins.School. 45 mins. 60 mins. VII and VIII Regions I.Secondary Level: 4 hours and 15 minutes Multiple Choice = 3 hours and 45 minutes Bahagi I Bahagi II Bahagi III Bahagi IV Bahagi V Kasanayang Pangkomunikasyon (Communication Skills in Filipino) English Communication Skills Matematika at Agham (Problem Solving & Critical Thinking) Kabuhayan at Likas na Yaman (Sustainable Use of Resources & Productivity) Pagpapalawak ng Pananaw (Dev’t.DepEd Division Office where the testing center administratively belongs . III and CAR Regions IV-Calabarzon. VI. Pasig City.

OFFICER Lilia Pajamil Leticia Assirit Arlene Pascual Ms. Binalonan. Bauang. San Carlos City Urdaneta City National High School – Urdaneta City Alaminos Central School – Alaminos City Candaon South Central School – Candon City Ilocos Sur National High School – Vigan City Catbangen Central School – San Fernando City Isabela Quirino Nueva Vizcaya Santiago City Tuguegarao City . Domingo Central School – Sto. La Union Binmaley I Central School – Binmaley. Meralco Avenue. (02)635-5188 or 635-5193 Fax message to No. Pangasinan Juan G. Ilocos Norte Narvacan National Central High School – Narvacan.For more information. Ilocos Norte Ilocos Norte Agricultural College – Pasuquin.(02)635-5189 Text at our DETxt Action Center at 0919-4560027 Email to cedbals@gmail. Macaraeg Nation High School. Pangasinan West Central I Elementary School – Dagupan City Ilocos Norte National High School – Laoag City Central II Elementary School. San Nicolas. DepEd Complex. Ilocos Sur Sto. Write to The Director IV – Bureau of Alternative Learning System (BALS). Yolanda Eddie Fuentes Chritopher Palattao Lourdes Junatan -Vladimir Tolenada Nancy Laureta Rosenda Balot Lina Acang REGISTRATION & TESTING CENTER San Nicolas National HS – Bingao. you may: Call Tel. Ilocos Sur Paringao Elementary School – Parinago.. 3rd Floor Mabini Bldg. Domingo. Basco NHS Cauayan NHS Lallo NHS Solano Central School Allapacan Central School Iguig National High School Isabela NHS Palanan NHS Quirino General Comprehensive HS Maddela NHS Solanao NHS Santiago City Community Learning Center Cagayan National High School TEST REG. Pasig City 1600 LIST OF REGISTRATION AND TESTING CENTERS (RTCs) for the OCTOBER 2009 ALS ACCREDITATION AND EQUIVALENCY TESTS Region I DIVISION Ilocos Norte Ilocos Sur La Union Pangasinan I Pangasinan II Dagupan City Laoag City San Carlos City Urdaneta City Alaminos City Candon City Vigan City San Fernando Ctiy Region II DIVISION Batanes Cauayan City Cagayan REGISTRATION & TESTING CTR.

Cabarios CONTACT NUMBER 0910-4159054 0928-4755383 0919-8350811 0919-4598528 0919-3762873 0920-6990126 0919-5896944 0928-7741002 0928-5215629 0920-9504310 0929-9509800 0917-8203889 0927-9454327 0906-1442495 0918-9159649 0915-9742801 0915-9844298 Region IV CaLaBaRZ on DIVISION Lipa City Tanauan City Batangas City Batangas Province Cavite Province Cavite City Laguna Calamba City Sta. Fernando Leonardo D. Robeles Sr. Sindalan Elementary School Gapan South Central School Malolos Central School Muñoz National High School Olongapo Elementary School Sapang Palay National High School Sto. Eay Antonina D.S. Dicdican Renato T. Lacanlale Ernesto T.Region III DIVISION Aurora Bataan Bulacan Nueva Ecija Pampanga Tarlac Province Zambales Angeles City Balanga City Cabanatuan City San Fernando City Gapan City Malolos City Muñoz City Olongapo City San Jose DM City Tarlac City REGISTRATION & TESTING CENTER Baler National High School Tomas Pinpin Memorial ES Baliwag Couth Central School Nueva Ecija National High School San Matias Elementary School Capas National High School Zambales National High School Angeles Elementary School Balanga Integrated School Hon. Nisperos Ailyn C. Perez Mem’l. Tuazon Celestino C. Laquindanum Edilyn M. C. Carpio Robertita M. Parugrug Lourdes G. Rosa City Rizal Antipolo City Quezon Province San Pablo City Lucena City REGISTRATION & TESTING CENTER Padre Valeriano Malabanan Memorial School Tanauan South Central School Batangas National High School San Pascual National High School Dasmariñas National High School Cavite National High School Bay Central Elementary School Calamba Bayside National High School Sta. Science H. Virginia C. Gonjoran Ananias F. Cristo Central School EDUCATION SUPERVISOR 1 Gilbert F. Rosa Elementary School Cainta Elementary School Juan Sumulong Elementary School Lopez West Central School San Pablo Central School Lucena West I Elementary School Region IV Mi MaRoPa DIVISION Oriental Mindoro Occidental Min. Bayudang Estrella C. Domingo Sammy Sampang Nubmerto D. REGISTRATION & TESTING CENTER Socorro Central School San Jose Pilot Elementary School Sablayan National High School Occidental Mindoro National High School Magdiwang Central School Odiongan South Central School San Agustin Central School Adriatico Memorial Elementary School Romblon Calapan City . Zapanta Manuel C. De Ocampo Fidel A.

TRO Pedro Pelonio – OIC Muralida Fajardo – TRO Lourdes Salculsan – ES I Lourdes Esguerra – TRO Mesalina Gonzales – ES I Rufina M. Roxas City Amaldo Bouldevard. Manuel Roxas Mem’l. Principal IV Ms. Tabor – TRO Recolito Cantre – ESI Susan N..Marinduque P. Bacolod City Dorillo St. School Kabankalan Esteban Abada Memorial City School – West La Carlota City La Carlota South ES I Bacolod City Rizal ES Passi City Passi NHS DIVISION ADDRESS Fuentes Drive. 8 Kabankalan City Burgos St.S. Roxas City Tayum Street. Brgy. Cabantug. Sonia Coca Salvacion Espanola Mercedita Suravilla Rey Deatras . Bagalihog – TRO -Cleofe Balaoro – ES I Nilda Labitag – TRO Ester Oiva – ES I Fe Oronon – TRO Rosalinda Ajero – ESI Wilson Ansa –TRO Adelfa Dayandante – ES I Maribeth Villareal – TRO Ave Torres – ES I Matutina Cabug – TRO Felomina Cecillo – ES I Dolores Evangelista – TRO Florena Eugenio – ES I Lorenzo Bacelonia – ES I Rita Aquino – TRO CONTACT NUMBER 0619-4549395 0917-5063311 0921-2301136 0916-4831869 0916-6405066 Sorsogon Province Iriga City Legazpi City Ligao City Masbate City Naga City Sorsogon City Tabaco City 0917-8631832 0919-4676451 0906-4911897 0927-5449370 -0927-3644111 0929-4386859 0916-8913103 Region VI REGISTRATION & TESTING CENTER Capiz Capiz National High School Roxas City Pres. Naga Central School II Sorsogon National High School Tabaco National High School CONTACT PERSONS Rosie Lladoc – ES I Prisicla Benosa . Passi City TESTING CENTER ADMINISTRATOR Nestor Dela Cruz Divina A. Princesa City Palawan Mogpong Central School Puerto Princesa Pilot Central Elementary School Claudio Sandoval Elementary School Taytay National High School Narra Pilot School Rio Tuba National High School Region V DIVISION Albay Camarines Sur Camarines Norte Catanduanes Masbate Province REGISTRATION & TESTING CENTER Daraga National High School Rodriguez National High School Daet Elementary School Catanduanes Naitonal High School Catainga National High School San Pascual Central School Gubat North Central School Iriga Central School Legazpi City High School Ligao National High School Masbate Comprehensive H.. La Carlota City Rosario-Araneta-Hernaez.

Aklan Evelyn Aranas Gen. 035-4023732 035-2283089 038-5012720 032-4147457 032-2551516 032-2004021 035-2257248 032-3407887 032-3450545 035-2252376 035-3772024 038-2356239 032-2724635 035-4159397 032-4678448 032-4349133 032-4878495 O35-2313297 032-4897426 REGISTRATION & TESTING CENTER Sindangan National Agricultural School District 2 Piñan National High School Dumalinao Regional Pilot School Molave Vocational Technical School (MVTS) Kabasalan National High School Alicia National High School Zamboanga Sur National High School (Main) Zamboanga City High School Zamboanga Del Norte National High School Sulangon National High School . 2. Gustilo Mem’l. Iloilo NHS Iloilo City SPED-ISEC Aklan Kalibo ES I Antique Del. Luna cor. Bacolod City Mario Amaca National Hi-way. Occidental Zenia Billones NOHS. Sagay City Ma. Guimaras Portia Galanto Brgy. Theresa Bingcang Araneta St. Fullon St. Cadiz City REGISTRATION & TESTING CENTER Bais City HS Bayawan NHS Valencia NHS Dalaguete National HS Zapatera ES Beatriz D. San Carlos City Cresencio de Asis Luna St. Kalibo. Antique Violeta Miedes Principal II Rizal St. Memorial School Silay City Silay North ES Negros Occi. Siquijor Tagbilaran City Talisay City Tanjay City Toledo City Bogo City Carcar City Guihulngan City of Naga Region IX DIVISION Zambo. Silay City. Negros Occidental HS Sagay City Sagay NHS Region VII DIVISION Bais City Bayawan City Bohol Cebu Province Cebu City Danao City Dumaguete City Lapu-Lapu City Mandaue City Negros Occ.Bago City Cadiz City Bago City ES I Vicente F. Iloilo City Nordy Diason. NHS Dumaguete City NHS Marigondon NHS Mandaue City Compr. NHS Guimaras San Miguel Central School Sn. La Paz. N. Pob.. V. Sibugay Pagadian City Zamboanga City Dipolog City Dapitan City Victorino Pailano Wilfredo Mijares Principal IV San Miguel.Carlos City Andres Bonifacio ES Iloilo Prov. Durano Mem... Jordan. Norte Zambo. Mabini Streets Elizabeth Orquiola 19 Marytrs St.. Sur Zambo. Cecilio Putong NHS Cansojong NHS Tanjay City Science HS Luray II NHS Binabag NHS Carcar City NHS Guihulngan National High School Naga National High School CONTACT PERSON Espiridion Calunsag Valeria Rivera Generosa Lumayag Agustina Reynes Victorina Veloso Manuel Cola Jose Miraflor Dionisio Lood Nicasio Cortes Elsa Orlina Maxito Ocay Cristianita Caga Edna Tan Aida Bungcasan Saturnino Gutang Elpidio Neiz Mario Daclan Estrella Icalina Daria Sarsalejo CONTACT NO. OIC Gen.. Bago City Cabahug St. Angel Salazar Jr. NHS Sibulan NHS Tambisan NHS Dr. San Jose..

Isabela City Region X DIVISION Bukidnon CDO City Camiguin Gingoog City Iligan City Lanao del Norte Mis. Santos City Kidapawan City Tacurong City Basilan National High School REGISTRATION & TESTING CENTER Bukidnon National High School City Central School Mahinog Central School Don Restituto Baul Central School Iligan City NHS Kolambugan Central School St. Oriental Oroquieta City Ozamiz City Tangub City Valencia City Region XI DIVISION Compostela Valley Davao City Davao del Norte Davao Oriental Davao Del Sur Digos City IGACOS Panabo City Tagum City Region XII DIVISION South Cotabato Cotabato Prov. MIsamis Occidental National High School Ozamiz City Central School Tangub City National High School Valencia City National High School REGISTRATION & TESTING CENTER Nabunturan National Comprehensive High School Daniel R. Cotabato City Sultan Kudarat Koronadal City Saranggani Gen. John the Baptist High School Misamis Oriental General Comp. H. Occidental Mis. Dist.S.Aguinaldo National High School Carmen National High School Banganga National High School Davao del Sur School of Fisheries Digos City National Comprehensive High School Nieves Villarica National High School Panabo National High School Tagum City National High School REGISTRATION & TESTING CENTER Surallah Central Elementary School Kabacan Pilot Elementary School Notre Dame Village Elementary School Isulan Central School West Lebak Central School Koronadal Central Elementary School I Malapatan National High School Kiamba Central Elementary School Ireneo Santiago National High School Kidapawan City Pilot Elementary School. 1 Tacurong Pilot Elementary School Caraga Region (Regi on XIII) DIVISION REGISTRATION & TESTING CENTER CONTACT PERSON .

Bebio . SciTech HS Pinaglabanan ES Upper Bicutan NHS Dalandanan NHS TEST REG. Caloocan HS Makati HS Mandaluyong ES Pasay City East HS Pasig ES Las Piñas East NHS Navotas ES V. Luz S. Province Baguio City NCR DIVISION Caloocan City Makati City Mandaluyong City Pasay City Pasig City Las Piñas City Malabon/Navotas Manila Parañaque City Marikina City Muntinlupa Quezon City San Juan City Taguig/Pateros Valenzuela City ARMM DIVISION Basilan Buenavista SPED Integrated School Agusan Del Sur National High School Bislig Central I Elementary School Agusan National High School Don Ruben Edera Ecleo St. Mapa HS Parañaque Central ES Marikina ES Pedro E. High School Quezon ES REGISTRATION & TESTING CTR. Moleta Anacleta E. 02-2920041 02-8908320 02-5319158 02-8510153 02-8542981 02-6420188 02-6410472 02-8733118 02-2821943 02-7342059 02-8299192 02-6461738 02-3749198 02-7246612 02-8387464 02-2949020 REGISTRATION & TESTING CENTER Maluso Central Elementary School Townsite Maluso. Espinoza REGISTRATION & TESTING CENTER Abra HS Conner Central School Sipa NHS Benguet National High School Bulanao Central School Lagaue Central School Mt. Cabusas Ma. Diaz HS Don. Babayson Glenn C. Morgado Fretze Inchoco Anecita M. MNHS Dapa National High School Regional Science High School Sison Central elementary School Jacinto P.Agusan Del Norte Agusan Del Sur Bislig City Butuan City Dinagat Islands Siargao Surigao City Surigao Del Norte Surigao Del Sur CAR DIVISION Abra Apayao Benguet Kalinga Ifugao Mt. Roces Sr. Escalante Gloria S. OFFICER Rosalina Magpayo Rosalnda Espiritu Santo Josefina Espeso Nita Gagaran Jennifer Pauig Rowena Eugenio Rose Ann Pamintuan Rebecca Tayangona Juanita Dizon Adoracion Laude Roselle Tresvallez Joselyn Parungao Luz Osorio Juan Obierna Vito Mengote Clarissa Señosa Josephine Bartolo CONTACT NO. Viajar Emelie L. A. Basilan TEST REGISTRATION OFFICER Haber I. Arlan Lucille L. Elpa National High School Angelita G. Province General Comp.

Other Regions to follow. End .