PopCom 12 announces winners of PopQuiz

GOVERNANCE/POLITICS • Sun Dec 10, 2017 06:22 PM  •  116   0
By Elban Iglupas, PopCom 12 Reproductive and Adolescent Health focal person
  • Your Reaction:
  • Bida
  • Kontra Bida
  • Happy
  • Unhappy
Dominel Viance Tolete of Banga National High School in Banga pose with her coach, PopCom and DepEd officials after winning the quiz show. (Popcom-12)
Dominel Viance Tolete of Banga National High School in Banga pose with her coach, PopCom and DepEd officials after winning the quiz show. (Popcom-12)
KIDAPAWAN CITY – A student from Banga, South Cotabato ruled this year’s Population Quiz (PopQuiz 2017) and he will represent the region in the national PopQuiz to be scheduled later next year.  

Other winners in various categories will also represent the region in the national contest slated in February next year in Manila.

Dominel Viance Tolete of Banga National High School in Banga, South Cotabato bested other candidates from various schools in Region 12, also known as SOCCSKSARGEN region.  

Edwin Mateo P. Quijano, PopCom XII regional director, said the Population Quiz and On-the-Spot skills exhibition on Population and development that PopCom and Department of Education jointly conducted in Kidapawan City on Friday was one of the highlights of the Regional Festival of Talents (RFOT).  

Themed “Post Millennial Filipinos: Renewed Hopes versus Risks,” this year’s festival was hosted by Kidapawan City government.  

Quijano said RFOT–PopQuiz and Skills Exhibition aims to provide opportunities for learners from public and private schools to showcase their talents and skills and gauge their understanding on the current population issues, especially on Reproductive and Adolescent Health issues.  

The following were declared winners in the different contest categories:  

Population Quiz: 
 

Champion: Dominel Viance Tolete, Banga National High School, South Cotabato  

1st Runner-up: Maria Cassandra Labisores, Kalaisan National High School, Kidapawan City  

2nd Runner-up:  Japeth Ismael A. Paa, Cotabato City National High School-Main Campus
 

On-the-Spot Poster Making Contest:  

Champion: Ran Andrei M. Catulpos, Notre Dame of Cotabato, Cotabato City
 

1st Runner-up:  Aljon P. Manansala, Bula National School of Fisheries, General Santos City


2nd Runner-up:  Restelle  H. Sespe?e, Tupi National High School, South Cotabato
 

Essay Writing Contest:  

Champion:  Alex Paul B. Atop, New Era University, General Santos City


1st Runner-up:  Arlou G. Gubat, Spottswood National High School, Kidapawan City


2nd Runner-up:  Loreen Ysabel G. Salazar, Mlang National High School, Cotabato Province
   

Jingle Writing and Singing Contest:

Champion: Katherine Jem E. Carillo, Sarangani Province

1st Runner-up: Trex G. Ca?edo, General Santos City National High School


2nd Runner-up: Benne C. Buyco, Bagumbayan National High School, Sultan Kudarat
 

Debate:  

Champion: Gwen Anne Agorilla, General Santos City


1st Runner-up: Blesselle Fiel, Koronadal City

2nd Runner-up: Brelyn Mae Belmores, South Cotabato
 

Population Commission 12, Department of Health 12 and DepEd-12 sponsored the prizes for this year’s competition. 

Photo below shows participants during the contest proper.


  • Your Reaction:
  • Bida
  • Kontra Bida
  • Happy
  • Unhappy