DepEd Advisory on the administration of a Special NCAE
Due to popular demand from students, parents, and school officials, the Department of Education issued DepEd Memorandum (DM) No. 257, series of 2011 that will allow a synchronized administration of a Special National Career Assessment Examination (NCAE).
The special administration of NCAE shall coincide with the conduct of the Philippine Educational Placement Test (PEPT) on November 20, 2011 (Sunday) for Luzon examinees and on November 27, 2011 (Sunday) for Visayas and Mindanao examinees.
Division Testing Coordinators (DTC) are instructed to consolidate the requests from public and private schools and shall provide National Educational Test and Research Center (NETRC) with the final list of the of the Special NCAE examinees by November 14 for Luzon and November 21 for Visayas and Mindanao.
DM No. 257, s. 2011, also specifies that the Testing Centers for PEPT shall also serve as venues for the administration of the Special NCAE. Further, the examinees for Special NCAE shall have a separate room preferably at the last room for identification purposes.
For more information, please contact the National Education Testing and Research Center (NETRC) at telephone no.: (02) 631-2571 or visit this Office at the 2nd Floor, Mabini Bldg., DepEd Complex, Meralco Avenue, Pasig City.