EDUCATIONAL SERVICE CONTRACTING (ESC) PROGRAM
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)
1. What is ESC?
Educational Service Contracting or ESC is a system of government financial assistance that provides grants for deserving elementary graduates to pursue secondary education in a private high school of their choice.
2. Who can avail the ESC Program?
Only elementary graduates who will pursue secondary education in an ESC participating private high school of their choice can avail the ESC program. (Incoming Grade 7 students)
3. Can I still continue the ESC grant in case of transfer?
Yes. You can still enjoy the ESC grant provided that you will transfer to any ESC participating schools. Just present to the accepting school a certification letter reflecting your School-ESC ID number not later than the cut-off date for online application.
4. How about the amount of the ESC Grant?
For the SY 2013-2014, the amount of subsidy per grantee for the Grade Seven is
Php 6, 500 for the entire school year. The amount of subsidy for the remaining levels is the same as that received in the previous school year. If there will be changes in the amount of subsidy, you will be properly informed.
5. How to apply for the ESC Program?
Incoming Grade Seven students who desire to apply for the ESC Program at PNJK IS shall follow the procedure below.
|Flow||Steps||What to Do|
Fill out and
|1||A. For OLD STUDENTS
Submit enrollment requirements first at the Registrar’s Office before you will receive the ESC application form. (Follow the enrollment procedure)
Fill out the form and return it back to the Registrar’s Office.
B. For TRANSFER STUDENTS
Announcement of Result
|2||Your application will be forwarded to the ESC Screening Committee for profiling on the basis of need to be considered for the limited number of fixed, and additional (if any) slot allocation of the school.
Wait for the announcement of the result in the month of June.
|Orientation||3||Upon receiving the result, attend the ESC Orientation (Time and venue will be announced). All queries will be entertained during this time.|
|Comply w/ requirements
|4||Comply with the requirements.
Submit requirements at the Registrar’s Office.