BORONGAN CITY-Department of Public Works and Highways Eastern Samar District Engineering Office (DPWH ESDEO) is set to implement 21 school building projects in Eastern Samar amounting to P152.8 million.

According to District Engineer Alvin A. Ignacio, the 21 school building projects comprise 19 – one storey, two-classroom-type school buildings and 2 – two storey, eight-classroom-type school buildings.

The following are the schools that will receive school-building projects:
Buenavista Elementary School in Arteche; Balangiga Central Elementary School in Balangiga; Guinpoliran Elementary School in Balangkayan; Can-avid National High School in Can-avid; Dapdap Central Elementary School, Darahoway Elementary School, Caybane Primary School and Dolores National High School in Dolores; Calutan Primary School and Vigan National High School in General Mc. Arthur; Salvacion Elementary School in Giporlos; Cantahay Elementary School in Guuiuan; Padang Elementary School in Hernani; Cagmanaba Elementary School in Jipapad; San Isidro Primary School in Lawaan; Llorente Central Elementary School in Llorente; Maydolong Natonal High School in Maydolong; Saurong Elementary School in Oras; Pagbabangnan Elementary School in San Julian; and Taft National High School in Taft.

The district engineer added that the procurement process for these school building projects is already ongoing and expected to be awarded next month.

These school building projects are in convergence with the Department of Education, and aside from this coming construction of school buildings, the DPWH ESDEO already implemented seven school building projects in 2022, amounting to P43.508 million, and five school building projects in 2020, amounting to P41.673 million.(JAYSON ESPESO/PR)