31 May 2016

Lyceum of Subic Bay and APG inaugurate new learning facility

Lyceum of Subic Bay in partnership with APG International Aviation Academy Inc., one of the best in Asia, inaugurated its new facilities here, Wednesday, May 18 with SBMA Senior Deputy Administrator for Business, Investment and Development Stefanie Saño as guest of honor.

The 34,196 square meter lease area with seven major structures in Cubi-Triboa District Subic Bay Freeport was turned over to Lyceum Subic Bay by the Subic Bay Metropolitan Authority (SBMA) on April 27, 2016. The simple but historic ceremony was led by no less than the Honorable SBMA Chairman Roberto V. Garcia. The property is now named, Lyceum of Subic Bay Annex.

In his turn-over message, Chairman Garcia expressed his confidence that Lyceum, together with APG is able to develop and preserve the facilities and make them the Freeport’s Center for Educational Excellence.

Mr. Alfonso E. Borda, Founding President and CEO of Lyceum of Subic Bay, accepted the challenge and noted that the momentous event marked the beginning of a real difference in education as LSB and APG, commit themselves to the exacting test of excellence of establishing a world-class institution producing a globally competitive workforce.

Senior Deputy Administrator Saño said that the inauguration of the new LSB and APG facilities was an additional achievement for the Freeport community.

Mr. Borda envisions that with the highly qualified, responsible, committed and dedicated management and staff of LSB and APG, this property shall be a home for the best in K to 12 basic education and internationally recognized curriculums in aviation and aeronautics.

Also present during this event were, APG President and CEO Cpt. Arnel Miguel, Ms. Emaline Guadez, LSB Executive Vice President, Ms. Concepcion T. Borda, LSB VP for Administration, Mr. Jeru Joseph T. Borda, LSB VP for Academic Affairs, Dr. Diena B. Oroceo, Dep Ed officials headed by Dr. Bernadette F. Tamayo, Schools Divisions Superintendent and the teaching and non-teaching staff, and students of both LSB and APG.

APG President and CEO Capt. Arnel Miguel (3rd from left) LYCEUM of Subic Bay President and CEO Alfonso Borda and former Zambales Congresswoman 1st District Mitos Magsaysay (2nd right) lead the ribbon cutting ceremony during the inauguration of the Lyceum of Subic Bay in partnership with the APG International Aviation Academy, Inc. last May 18, 2016. Others in photo are (from left) SBMA Senior Deputy Administrator for Business Investment and Development Stefanie Sano, Ms. Emaline Guadez and LSB Executive Vice President Conception T. Borda.