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Parents sue school for keeping son’s papers

December 18, 2012


A couple sued a private school in Cebu City after it withheld pertinent documents of their son whom they transferred to another educational institution. The couple asked the Regional Trial Court in Cebu City to issue a writ of mandatory injunction for the immediate release of Form 137 and other supporting documents of their son. […]

School children deserve a bridge

November 25, 2012


To get to school, children of barangay Bonbon and Buot Taup in the uplands of Cebu City get their feet wet. They roll up their pants when the river rises or slosh through ankle deep water when the weather is good. Crossing the river on foot or taking a raft for P10 per person are […]

Student sells ‘shabu’ outside school, nabbed

October 14, 2012


A college student and an unemployed man were arrested in separate drug buy- bust operations in Mandaue City. Luke Evenacer Alvarillo, 18, was arrested outside a university where he was studying as a third year marine engineering student. Senior Insp. Stephen Amamag- id, chief of Opao police station, said Alvarillo sold a pack of suspected […]

Calm returns to Talisay school after alleged spirit possession

October 11, 2012


ALL was quiet at the Jaclupan National High School in barangay Jaclupan, Talisay City two days after 31 students and a parent experienced convulsions and erratic behavior due allegedly to spirit possession. School officials said students from various levels gathered in one classroom to attend class. Principal Maria Imelda Valde said they’re not suspending class […]

CIS inquiry board to submit own findings on drowning

September 21, 2012


The board of trustees of Cebu International School (CIS) is wrapping up its own inquiry into the drowning accident in Morong, Bataan, which resulted in the death of two students including the 13-year-old grandson of university owner Jose Gullas. Mariano “Mimo” Osmeña, a CIS trustee who heads the investigation committee, said the panel will submit […]

Fiscal drops case against STC

September 14, 2012


The Cebu City Prosecutors’ Office dismissed one of the cases filed against St. Theresa’s College (STC) after one of the complainants backed off. The complainant earlier filed a child abuse complaint against STC “for unjustly imposing a sanction” after she was barred from joining her classmates in their graduation rites last March 30. STC lawyer […]

Teen student sues dean after lewd motel visit

September 12, 2012


A DEAN of one of Cebu City’s colleges is facing charges for acts of lasciviousness for allegedly making sexual advances on a teenage student whom he brought to a motel in Mandaue City last Aug. 29. The complaint was filed with the Mandaue City Prosecutor’s Office on Monday. The student, a minor, said the dean […]

School sued for posting warning photo

September 12, 2012


A DAMAGE suit was filed in the the Regional Trial Court against a private school in Carcar City over a photo of man with the caption “Beware of this person” posted in its guard house. Spouses Raul and Floriza Montuya asked the court to order St. Catherine College to pay them P500,000 in damages for […]

‘More students an asset to PH’

September 2, 2012


The Aquino administration should see the rising number of students in the country as a solution and not a problem that should be remedied by population management, Cebu Archbishop Jose Palma said yesterday. Continuing the Church’s attack on the government-endorsed reproductive health (RH) bill, Palma told Catholic educators that young Filipinos should be seen as […]

Cebu Normal University stands out with 12 aces in nursing exam, 100% pass rate

August 24, 2012


Graduates from four Cebu City nursing schools made it to the top ten in last June’s Nursing Licensure Exam based on results of the Professional Regulation Commission (PRC). A bumper crop came from Cebu Normal University (CNU), which produced 12 of them, including the second placer, Kristen Erika Hife Pino, who earned a rating of […]