PWD A representative of PWD students receives the cash allowance from the Navotas City Treasurer’s Office. Photo by EDD REYES

Navotas distributes cash allowance to SPED students

September 30, 2021 Edd Reyes 169 views

NAVOTAS City Mayor Toby Tiangco announced the distribution of cash allowance to special education (SPED) students classified as persons with disability on Wednesday afternoon.

Mayor Tiangco said that some 376 beneficiaries of the Persons with Disabilities (PWD) Students Educational Assistance/Scholarship received cash allowance worth P500 monthlytotaling up to P5,000 per academic year.

Of this number, 341 are elementary pupils, 13 are high school students, and 22 are college students.

The mayor clarified that scholars for their part should attend at least 90% of the allotted school days per school year and actively participate in their classes.