Browsing All posts tagged under »St. Theresa’s College«

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 […]

St. Theresa’s defends action

March 30, 2012


    While St. Theresa’s College has “suffered a beating” in the public eye, school officials said they acted with “respect, kindness and civility” to the parents and five students who were not allowed to join yesterday’s high school commencement exercises. School officials broke their silence last night in a press conference where they explained […]

Judge says students should join graduation rites

March 29, 2012


(Breaking News) by Marian Z. Codilla, Reporter   A Cebu judge has ordered St. Theresa’s College to allow two high school seniors to join their graduation rites tomorrow after the school banned them from the ceremony for violating school rules on proper conduct. One of them, a 16-year-old girl was punished for posing in a bikini and posting the […]

Dep-Ed-7 won’t intervene in STC student’s case

March 29, 2012


THE Department of Education in Central Visayas (DepEd-7) said it cannot intervene on the case involving a high school student who was barred from attending the graduation ceremonies in St. Theresa’s College. Acting DepEd-7 chief Dr. Carmelita Dulangon said while they can mediate between the girl’s parents and the school, their hands are otherwise tied […]

Court to decide if students will be allowed to attend rites

March 29, 2012


  Will she or won’t she be able to make it? A judge will decide today on the fate of the 16-year-old high school student of St. Theresa’s College who was barred from attending the graduation rites. The student isn’t alone in her misery. Four other female students executed an affidavit against the school officials […]

Student sues school for excluding her in graduation rites

March 27, 2012


by Ador Vincent Mayol, Reporter   A female high school student filed a complaint against a Catholic school in Cebu City for not allowing her to join their graduation program. Administrators of the school excluded the student from the graduation program when they discovered that a photo showing the student on a two-piece bikini while […]