The Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) and the Board for Professional Teachers (BPT) announced on Friday, May 19, 2023 that 24,819 elementary teachers out of 60,896 (40.76 %) examinees and 48,005 secondary teachers out of 102,272 (46.94%) examinees successfully passed the Licensure Examination for Professional Teachers (LEPT) given last March 19, 2023 in 37 testing centers all over the Philippines.
Out of the 24,819 elementary teacher passers, 19,390 are first timers and 5,429 are repeaters. For the secondary teachers, 39,890 passers are first timers and 8,115 are repeaters.
The Board for Professional Teachers is composed of Dr. Rosita L. Navarro, chairman; Dr. Paz I. Lucido, Vice Chairman; Dr. Paraluman R. Giron and Dr. Nora M. Uy, members.
The results of examination with respect to six examinees were withheld for further validation of their submitted documents; and 25 examinees were withheld for final determination of their liabilities under the rules and regulations governing licensure examinations.
The Top Ten passers at the Elementary were, as follows:
The Top Ten Secondary passers were, as follows: