Capiz schools division has new superintendent
ROXAS CITY (15 December) -- The Schools Division of Capiz has a new head in the person of Angel A. Gilvas.
Gilvas was installed as Schools Division Superintendent of the province by Regional Director Dr. Victoriano Tirol, Jr.of the Department of Education during an installation ceremony held Dec. 13 here.
Tirol formally introduced Gilvas to Capiceņos during the ceremony. The Antique native replaced Dr. Elnora Barrios who was designated as interim head of the division on a concurrent capacity while serving as Assistant Regional Director of the DepEd Regional Office in Iloilo City.
The last full-pledged schools division superintendent here was Mrs. Lagrimas D. Ubal who retired from government service this year after serving Capiceņos in the field of education for many years.
Gov. Vicente Bermejo led the list of those who witnessed the ceremony that also included Asst. Regional Director Barrios, and Sangguniang Panlalawigan (SP) Member Vincent Fritz Cruz-Am.
Also present were Principals of central elementary schools and secondary schools and district supervisors in the division and department heads at the division office.
The division has moved to its new office at Barangay Banica here early this year after the Western Visayas Regional Athletic Association Meet which was hosted by the Province of Capiz.
Gilvas was at the helm of the schools division of La Carlota City in Negros Occidental prior to his appointment as Capiz division head. He is a Level VI Career Executive Service Officer. (PIA) [top]