Random Drug Test in DepEd Davao City Print

altIn order to promote the maintenance of a safe and healthy environment in workplaces and schools free from the use of dangerous drugs, and to reduce health and safety risks to all learners, the Department of Education – Davao City Division has been conducting random drug test to teaching and non-teaching personnel. Piloted last May 8, 2018, all Division personnel underwent the drug test. Representatives from the Department of Health (DOH) and DepEd medical personnel collaborated to successfully conduct the orientation, specimen collection, and data encoding.

The second implementation of the said activity was conducted last August 13, 2018, participated by randomly selected teaching and non-teaching personnel.

Schools Division Superintendent Maria Ines C. Asuncion, CESO V has been closely monitoring the conduct of the said activities and further directed that no monitoring or field work shall be done during the activity. True to its commitment to promote drug-free schools and workplaces, SDS Asuncion assures the continual conduct of this kind of initiative, aiming to create a child friendly, safe and motivating learning environment.

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Orientation and Filling-up of Forms

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Bottle selection and labelling

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SDS Asuncion undergoes encoding of information after the specimen collection and labelling.