DepEd releases payments to schools for ESC and SHS Voucher Programs

As of 30 September 2016, the Department of Education (DepEd) has processed a total of P714.04 million payments for the SHS Voucher Program with actual payments amounting to P239.88 million.

For the ESC and TSS, actual payments amount to P2.86 billion. DepEd has processed payments totaling P4.78 billion that cover 599,048 ESC grantees and P379.15 million for 21,064 TSS teacher-recipients, based on the billing statements submitted.

The release of school payments is on a first come, first served basis. Participating schools can view the status of their school payments by accessing their accounts in the ESC Information Management System (IMS) and/or SHS Voucher Management System (VMS).