OZAMIZ CITY, Misamis Occidental (PIA)—The City Government of Ozamiz turned over the remaining ICT packages along with other essential tools and equipment to 19 elementary and secondary schools of Ozamiz City Division at Ozamiz City National High School.
On behalf of Mayor Sancho Fernando Oaminal, Councilor Cecile Co said, “LGU Ozamiz is here willing to spend, and willing to provide whatever the needs of the schools, teachers, and students. This is just one way of showing how our Mayor appreciates our effort.”
For her part, Ozamiz City Schools Division Superintendent Jean Veloso said, “With these resources and the Asenso Ozamiz administration,we can’t say that COVID is the game changer but it is us, DepEd and LGU. We can conquer this, we can go through this and we will triumph at the end. We will continue on raising the banner of our mandate of providing basic education to our learners despite all the challenges that we are facing because we are backed up with our strongest partner, the LGU of Ozamiz City.”
Veloso shared that the city will provide multi copier machines, 6,000 radios with solar power and USB drive. There is also an allocation of P1.2 million for bond paper, and allocation of 3 branded vans in the delivery of blended distance learning.
“Let’s not stop dreaming, let’s not stop aiming for our learners, let’s not stop dreaming for DepEd Ozamiz city and let’s not stop dreaming for Ozamiz City because we cannot stop dreaming for the future and the future are actually our learners. So we cannot stop educating them and we play a very vital role to ensure that our future will continue moving by educating our learners.”
Ozamiz City Central School Principal Ramil Cabural thanked Mayor Sancho Fernando Oaminal for the ICT equipment to be used for their self-learning modules production.
The packages contain multi-copier or photocopier machines, printers, laptops, television sets, cameras, sound systems, among others.
The turnover completes the provision of ICT packages to the 58 schools in Ozamiz City.
Aside from the turned over ceremony of ICT equipment, the City of Ozamiz also awarded the winners of the Northern Mindanao Regional Athletic Association (NMRAA) and National Schools Press Conference (NSPC). (SMRN/PIA Misamis Occidental)