DepEd-9 announces regional quiz bee winners
Isabela City (22 February) -- The Department of Education Regional Office ? IX released the names of winners of the Regional Level competition for the 30th National Quiz Bee. The competition was participated in by 8 schools divisions of Region IX, conducted at the Zamboanga del Sur Convention Center, Pagadian City last Feb 18, 2010.
In a phone interview, Education Program Supervisor Melchora Hamoy said that the winners in the elementary category are Ivy Grace Wahing of Kulisap Elementary School, Zamboanga Sibugay (under the Makabayan subject area); and Mary Clarence U. Albos of Sindangan Pilot School, Zamboanga del Norte (under the Mathematics subject area). Their respective proud coaches are Ms. Maria Elena T. Rivero and Ms. Lydia T. Carumba.
Secondary school category winner is Cathy R. Sumambod of Katipunan National High School, Zamboanga del Norte (under Science & Technology subject area). Her coach is Ms. Juvy R. Dugenio.
The regional winners were awarded with medals and certificates of recognition.
Ms. Hamoy also announced that the Summit of the Super Quiz Bee will be conducted from March 18 to 21, 2010 at the Development Academy of the Philippines Hotel and Conference Center, at East Sungay, Tagaytay City. The National Grand Finals is slated on March 20.
Hamoy also advised that interested parties can watch the delayed telecast of the 30th National Quiz Bee Competitions every Sunday at 11:00 a.m. at ABS-CBN's Studio 23 Channel and can also be viewed worldwide thru the TFC Kapamilya Channel. (DepEd9/PIA9-BST) [top]