The Department of Education (DepEd) has announced the suspension of
classes in schools located along the route of the annual procession of
the Black Nazarene during the Feast of Quiapo district this Wednesday.
Classes are suspended in the following schools:
- Manila High School
- Victoriano Mapa High School
- Apolinario Mabini Elementary School
- Geronimo Santiago Elementary School
- Ramon Avancena High School
Science High School
- Araullo High School
- Colegio de San Juan de Letran
- Adamson University
- University of the East (Manila)
- Mapua Institute of Technology
- University of Sto.Tomas
- San Beda College
- UE Manila
Regular classes will resume on Thursday, January 10, 2013.
The suspension includes not only classes but also office work in their respective
For its part, Mapua clarified that it will only be suspending classes
on that day, but not office work. “No classes on Wednesday, 9 Jan.
2013, for Intramuros campus only,” it
will be a “regular working day for all employees.” Mapua said on its Twitter account.
Photos: Collin Yap