Dinagyang ‘rest day’ for students tomorrow

first_img* Iloilo Science and TechnologyUniversity (ISAT) University – Iloilo City campus ILOILO City – Tomorrow there will be noclasses (preschool, elementary, high school and senior high school levels) inboth public and private schools here. This will give students participating inthe Dinagyang Festival highlight today – the ati tribes competition – a day of rest, said Mayor Jerry Treñas. According to Treñas, Jan. 27 would be abusy day for the city government to clean the downtown area – the epicenter ofthe Dinagyang celebration. Suspending classes would ease traffic congestiondowntown, thus making the work of people task to clean the area easier, heexplained. For tertiary (college level) schools, hegave their administrators the discretion to decide. * West Visayas State University (WVSU) LaPaz campus Taking cue from the mayor, severalcolleges and universities here announced the suspension of Monday’s classes,too. These schools were the following: * St. Therese-MTC Colleges (both inMagdalo, La Paz district and La Fiesta site in Molo district)/PN * St. Paul University Iloilo * University of San Agustin * PHINMA University of Iloilolast_img read more