Class suspensions – August 8, 2012

According to, several local government units have already announced the suspension of classes for tomorrow, August 8, 2012, due to the projected continuation of heavy rains in Metro Manila and other parts of Luzon.  These are the following:


Caloocan (public and private)

Las Piñas (public and private)

Makati City (public and private)

Malabon (public and private)

Mandaluyong City (public and private)

Manila (public and private schools)

Marikina (public and private)

Muntinlupa (public and private)

Navotas (public and private)

Parañaque (public and private)

Pasay City (public and private)

Pasig City (public and private)

Pateros (public and private)

Quezon City (public and private)

San Juan (public and private)

Taguig City (public and private)

Valenzuela City (public and private)

Outside Metro Manila


    • Batangas (public and private)
    • Cavite (public and private)
    • Laguna (public and private)
    • Pampanga (public and private)
    • Bataan (public and private)
    • Bulacan (public and private)
    • Pangasinan (except Dagupan City)
    • Binangonan, Rizal (public and private)
    • Cainta, Rizal (public and private)
    • Rodriguez, Rizal (public and private)
    • Taytay, Rizal (public and private)
    • Angeles City, Pampanga (public and private)
    • Rizal (preschool to high school only)

Schools and universities

  • Adamson University
  • Arellano University
  • Ateneo de Manila University
  • Centro Escolar University campuses
  • Colegio de Sta. Cecilia – no classes in all levels; no work
  • De La Salle University (Taft, Makati, Ortigas campuses)
  • De La Salle – College of St. Benilde – no classes, no work
  • Don Bosco Technical College – Mandaluyong – no classes, no work
  • Far Eastern University (all campuses) – no classes in all levels; no work
  • FEATI University
  • Lyceum of the Philippines University-Manila
  • Miriam College – no classes in all levels; no work
  • National College of Science and Tech, NCSTIIRT
  • Sta. Cecilia College – no classes in all levels; no work
  • Trinity University of Asia – no classes in all levels; no work
  • University of the East – no classes in all levels; no work
  • University of Perpetual Help (Las Piñas, Molino, Calamba campuses)
  • University of the Philippines – Diliman
  • University of the Philippines Manila – no classes in all levels; no work
  • University of the Philippines in Los Baños
  • Our Lady of Fatima University

From DepED Twitter: HINDI PO TOTOO ang kumakalat na announcement umano ng DepEd at CHED na walang pasok hanggang Biyernes. (TFS – Maybe for now. :-))

(Update, 5AM): Work in the private sector and in most government offices resume Wednesday after the Office of the President opted to not issue another directive suspending workplace operations, presidential spokesman Edwin Lacierda said shortly after 3 a.m. of August 8. Read complete report here.

PS: This post will be updated as soon as new information becomes available.

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About Mark Madrona

Mark Madrona is a prize-winning blogger, online journalist, and educator from the Philippines. Previously a book editor, he is now teaching communication subjects for a private college in Metro Manila. His blog The Filipino Scribe received the Best Blog Award during the 2011 Population and Development Media Awards. He is the youngest recipient of that recognition. Know more about him here: View all posts by Mark Madrona

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