Campus Updates

Chess whiz Velarde ranks 11th in Thailand tournament

Chess wizard Jerish John D. Velarde scored four wins, four draws, and one loss to place 10th runner-up in the Boys Under 9 Category of the FIDE World Schools Chess Championships 2015. The 8-year-old represented the Lapu-Lapu City Central Elementary School in the chess competition held in Pattaya, Thailand last May 6-15. In the 11th […]

Babag students explore space science

Text by Audrey R. Masbang Photos by Jessema G. Ong A space science roadshow was held at Babag National High School recently. Students were treated to space exploration talks, science exhibits, film showing, planetarium visits, rocket launching simulation, and much, much more. The roadshow was made possible with the help of the Science Association of […]

Babag high school holds Ginoong, Binibining Kalikasan 2014

As part of the culmination of Science Month, the Babag National High School has organized a pageant entitled “Ginoong at Binibining Kalikasan.” The activity aims to develop the confidence of students and make them aware of the importance of using recycled materials in promoting style and beauty. Pageant contestants were asked to show creativity by […]

Babag students, teachers join coastal clean-up

As the Philippines marked the celebration of the International Coastal Clean-up Day on the third Saturday of September, students of the Babag National High School contributed in their own small ways. The school, which has been an active participant of the annual activity, took part in rehabilitating the coastal areas of Barangay Babag. Students and […]

Babag high school picks new ecotourism cops

Selected students from the Babag National High School (BNHS) act as environment warriors, helping maintain, protect, and preserve the natural resources in their campus and village. Every year, the student body elects those who will become members of the School Ecotourism Police. For school year 2014-2015, these are Rhesty Puray, Thrisha Anito, Rhea Shene Laluna, […]

BNHS Ecotourism Police partners with local government on waste management

The Solid Waste Management Office (SWMO), together with the barangay officials of Babag, conducted an orientation on proper waste management to the School Ecotourism Police of Babag National High School last Wednesday, September 17, 2014. It was spearheaded by Mrs. Cleofe Solis, consultant of SWMO, who actively shared her experiences in keeping the city’s sanitation […]

Lapu-Lapu student athletes win 10 medals in PNG 2014

Lapu-Lapu City student athletes bagged 10 medals during the Philippine National Games 2014 held from May 16 to 25 in Metro Manila, Mayor Paz C. Radaza announced on Wednesday, May 28. PNG 2014 delegates from Lapu-Lapu won one gold, five silver, and four bronze medals in four sports disciplines, she added. The 37 delegates, accompanied […]

Lapu-Lapu public schools now open for early enrollment

Public schools in Lapu-Lapu City have started early enrolment for 2014-2015, the Department of Education (DepEd) announced recently. This is in observance of a DepEd order setting Early Registration Day for next school year in all public and secondary schools. The early enrolment happens every Monday to Saturday from 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. It […]

City to host the carbo loading event for Ironman 2013

Lapu-Lapu City, Philippines will host this year’s carbo loading event for the Ironman on August 2, 2013, 6 p.m., at the Shangri-la’s Mactan Resort and Spa. The event aims to show Lapu-Lapu City’s bright side and project its resort city feel.