Nueva Ecija or NE Quiz Bee is an annual competition hosted by DepEd Nueva Ecija by the Araling Panlipunan Department through the leadership of its energetic and active Education Program Specialist (EPS) Dr. Eva Fe F. Taclibon. NE Quiz Bee, which is a significant part in celebrating the annual Nueva Ecija Day every September 2, aims to promote the historical, economical, social and cultural relevance of the province of Nueva Ecija and its people" the Novo Ecijano.
This year’s NE Quiz Bee (Secondary Level) was participated by 78 Grade 7 contestants and was held at the Conference Hall of DepEd Nueva Ecija on August 24, 2013. The NE Quiz Bee (Elementary Level) was held at the Library Hub.
This year’s winners, which will be awarded and recognized on September 2, 2013 in Palayan City" the province capital, will receive trophy and cash prizes as usual. The contestant from Doña Juana Chioco National High School of Lupao town came in 6th but only the first up to 5th will receive trophies and cash prizes. Previously, only the 2ndrunner-up, 1st runner-up and the champion received trophies and cash prizes. Five winners for this year’s NE Quiz Bee will receive trophies and cash prizes. The 5th place was taken by the contestant from Talavera National High School; the 4th spot was garnered by the contestant from a private school" Holy Cross High School; the 3rd place went to Eduardo L. Joson" Platero contestant; the 2nd spot winner is from General Tinio National High School and this year’s NE Quiz Bee Champion is from Peñaranda National High School.
Congratulations to all the winners.