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18 CJs, 7 SPAs To Join RSPC

Eighteen campusjournalists (CJs) and seven School Paper Advisers (SPAs)

 from BalangaElementary School (BES)will compete in the upcoming Regional Schools Press Conferences

(RSPC)on November 28-29, 2013 at Fontana Hotel in Angeles City after winning in the Division

 Schools Press Conference (DSPC) held on October 10-11 at BES.

Camacho, David to Join NSPC 2014

posted Dec 10, 2013, 3:51 AM by Ethel Senera

by: Mrs. Cresencia C. Ighut


           Two of the three participants of the Division of Balanga City for the National Schools Press Conference (NSPC) 2014 come from Balanga Elementary School (BES) after winning the recently concluded Regional Schools Press Conference (RSPC) 2013 last October 28 and 29 at the Fontana, Clarkfield,  Angeles City.

          Chiles T. Camacho bagged 2nd place in the Newswriting while Justine Raine V. David garnered 3rd place in the Copy Reading and Headline Writing, both Filipino Category.

          Other winners from BES include Angelica Fe P. Cabanag, 5th place in the Newswriting English, Paul Daniel D. Palad, 5th place in the Editorial Writing English, while Erbyn Jonas S. Matibag, Micaela Yna P. Hernandez, Lorenz M. Balbaloza, Marc Ivan G. Austria, Ronald Joseph S. Roque, Luis Carlo R. Sevilla and Gregeil G. Gines got 6th place for Collaborative Desktop Publishing English.

          Moreover, Mrs. Leticia E. Eugenio won 9th place as the Most Outstanding Campus Paper Adviser Award.

          Meanwhile, the School Paper Advisers (SPAs) who trained the junior campus journalists are Mrs. Cresencia C. Ighut for Newswriting, Mrs. Annaliza S. Dispo for Copy Reading and Headline Writing, Miss Catherine D. Ambrocio for Editorial Writing and Mrs. Brenda B. Gaddi for Collaborative Desktop Publishing.

BES takes a lead in 2013 Division Research Congress

posted Dec 10, 2013, 3:38 AM by Ethel Senera   [ updated Dec 10, 2013, 3:52 AM ]

by:  Brenda B. Gaddi

            Balanga Elementary School (BES) garnered awards in the 2013 Division Research Congress on November 18 initiated at Cupang Elementary School by Research Coordinator, Mr. Armand Capili.

             Mr. Randy N. Tallorin won First Place in the teacher category while Mrs. Jennifer G. de Guzman won Second Place in the principal category.


         The three categories are the Education Program Supervisor (EPS), Principal/Head Teacher and the teacher category.

New Classrooms at BES Inaugurated

posted Dec 9, 2013, 6:25 AM by Ethel Senera   [ updated Dec 16, 2013, 9:51 PM ]

by: Brenda B. Gaddi

        Bataan Governor Albert S. Garcia and Balanga City Mayor Joet Garcia graced the turn-over and blessingceremony of the two-storey with four classroom-building of Balanga Elementary School on November 11, 2013.

        The new building will house the Grade I pupils.

BES Athletes Strike Again

posted Dec 9, 2013, 6:15 AM by Ethel Senera   [ updated Dec 10, 2013, 3:56 AM ]

by: Irbyn Jonas Matibag


           Balanga Elementary School athletes dominated the recently concluded City Meet held at Balanga City Athletic on October 24-26, 2013.

            After winning in different sports categories, BES garnered the highest points and emerged as the over-all champion in the elementary level. Different schools, both public and private elementary and secondary  in the City of Balanga participated in the event.  They competed for top honors to earn a slot to represent the city division in the Central Luzon Regional AthleticAssociation (CLRAA ) meet to be held this coming December 8, 2013 at Iba, Zambales. Events Standing: Champion - Volleyball Boys, Arnis, Badminton doubles, Taekwondo, Athletics, Lawn Tennis Girls, Table Tennis Girls, 1st Runner up - Volleyball Girls, Lawn Tennis Boys. 3rd Place - Gymnastics, Sepak Takraw. Table Tennis Boys. 2nd Place - Drum & Lyre Competition.


Balanga Sweeps T. Camacho

posted Dec 9, 2013, 6:13 AM by Ethel Senera   [ updated Dec 9, 2013, 6:32 AM ]

by: Seiji Albert Kobayashi

BALANGA CITY- Victory and glory as its finest as Team BES ( Balanga Elementary School) swept Team TES ( T. Camacho Elementary School )  to a convincing  3-0 road win in the 2013 City Meet Men’s Volleyball Championship Game at Balanga Athletic Ground on October 25. BES picked up its three straight-sets win against TES by scores of 25-19, 25-14 and 25-11. They immediately finished the game with their skilled and killer tactics which made the underdog, T. Camacho  left behind.    “Constant practice and prayer made us win.We worked a lot on blocking and defense, “ said Mr.Florencio Mina, their coach.


posted Nov 16, 2013, 11:13 PM by Ethel Senera   [ updated Nov 16, 2013, 11:18 PM ]

by: Angelica Fe Cabanag 

Balanga Elementary School (BES) was awarded “The Best Brigada Implementer 1st Runner-Up 2013”  in the big school
category at Region III on October 18 during the Regional Integrated Competition at RELC, Pulungbulu, Angeles City

BES belonged to the top4 Best Brigada Implementor among  the  schools  in 20divisions in Central Luzon who competed in the said category. 

       The    Department    of Education (DepEd) launchedthe        National        School’sMaintenance Week, popularly nown as Brigada Eskwela                in 2003 to signal the beginning of another school year. This  endeavor  depicts the  bayanihan  spirit  of  the Filipinos  where  volunteers 

give their full support for the benefit of the community.On May 21-25, the same scenario took place in BES that made the school receive the award. Parents,  teachers,  Non-Government    Organizations (NGO’s)         and         LocalGovernment  Units (LGU’s)along with the school’s alumni joined  forces  and  led  the clean-up drive, repainted the classrooms   and   buildings, repaired the tables and desks, rechecked       the      electricalwirings  and        greened  thesurroundings.

        Mrs.  Jennifer  G.  de Guzman, the school principal extended her gratitude to all the stakeholders who extended a help whether in kind and in cash       for the success of this year’s Brigada Eskwela.


BES Celebrates National Children’s Book Day

posted Feb 6, 2012, 5:15 AM by Ethel Senera   [ updated Dec 10, 2013, 3:58 AM ]


           by:  Sherly C. Doton

                                                           In July, the Department of Education led the whole nation in the celebration of the 30th National Children’s Book Day. This is in support of the Ten Point Agenda of the Aquino Administration, to promote the “Every Child a Reader” Program. Based on this school year’s theme, our school held activities like Storytelling, Shared Reading and  “Book sa Sulok .”

          On July 16, we held a culminating activity with the School wide Araw ng Pagbasa. Here, children READ aloud to others from a favorite book, GIFT a child with a book, SHARE their love of books and BROWSE in a library. A winner in Story Telling, Jana Golda Vichuaco of V – SPED shared her stories before all the students from Grades I to Grade V.

          We also conducted Storytelling, Book Making and Shared Reading Sessions in the lower sections of each grade level in coordination with the pupils of SPED and section 1.  This activity also served as our outreach program. Officers and members of the SPG also assisted us in undertaking this outreach program. 
The programs and activities helped strengthen students’ love for reading and further their communication skills. 



posted Jan 20, 2012, 7:29 PM by Ethel Senera   [ updated Nov 25, 2013, 9:45 PM ]

BES Studes Win Regional Awards

posted Jan 10, 2012, 7:45 PM by Ethel Senera   [ updated Dec 9, 2013, 6:02 AM ]

by: Chiles Camacho

Balanga Elementary School (BES) garnered awards in Regional Integrated Competitions on Science and Mathematics on October 14 and 16, 2013 respectively at DepEd Regional Office, Maimpis, City of San Fernando, Pampanga. Angelica Fe Cabanag ranked second place in Grade VI Science Quiz with Mrs. Juanita Santos as her coach, together with Beatrice Dominique Caragay who also ranked second in the individual Investigatory Project, elementary level with Mrs. Sherly Doton as her coach. Along with it, Andrea Joyce Sevilla also ranked 8.5th  place in the Science Journalism with Mrs. Leticia Eugenio as her coach. Meanwhile, Neil Nubert Paguia ranked third place in Grade IV Math with Mrs. Myrna Ramos as his coach.

3rd Educhild Parenting Program Conducted

posted Sep 18, 2011, 3:51 AM by Salvador Isip   [ updated Dec 11, 2013, 5:43 AM by Ethel Senera ]

     by: Marielle Rose  B. Gaddi

Balanga Elementary School (BES) conducted the 3rd  batch of Educhild Parenting Seminar which was participated by  Kindergarten to Grade VI parents  for eight Mondays from July 22- September 30, 2013 at Audiovisual Room.    Through the partnership of the City Government andDepEdBalanga City, Educhild Parenting Program continues to achieve  the vision and mission of turning Balanga City into a World Class University Town by 2020. Family skills courses are run for parents and are designed to enhance family life and help parents feel more confident and secure about their parenting. Different Modules were discussed by respected speakers from different sectors of our society and they were Mr. Rolando A. Dizon, Educhild Parenting Program Consultant to the Office of the City Mayor; Ptr. Erwin Ocampo and his wife, Mrs. Cecilia Ocampo, Ptr. Christopher Ballester, BES GPTA President, Mrs. VilmaBequiso, MRMES GPTA President and Mr. Bernardo Villanueva.

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