Our School Community
Don Bosco Technical College in Mandaluyong City is a Salesian Catholic institution which opened in 1953, and has since then been a center of quality and holistic education. Guided by the pedagogy of St. John Bosco, Don Bosco-Mandaluyong envisions the young to be lifelong learners and individuals equipped with 21st century skills.
Objectives of the Basic Education Department
Guided by our core values: FAITH, INTEGRITY, COLLABORATION, ENTERPRISE and SERVICE, we form good Christians and honest citizens in an environment rooted in Christian and Filipino values and permeated by reason, religion, loving kindness and family spirit.
Faith (God-fearing, witness to gospel values, charitable, Marian)
Integrity (honest, responsible, accountable, transparent)
Enterprise (creative, resourceful, innovative, initiative, optimist, lifelong learner, strategic)
Collaboration (collaborative, cooperative)
Service (competent, professional, nationalistic, just, responsive, concerned about stakeholders, community, and environment)
Our motto: Ascende Superius (Come up to a higher place) serves as a constant reminder of our task of improving ourselves each day.
The Senior High School (SHS) Program of Don Bosco Technical College commits itself to the goal of forming and educating competent students who:
- Live the spirit of servant leadership in the community as life-long learners and mature Christians who assert authentic Filipino values and manifesting the Salesian spirit in their everyday affairs.
- Continuously strive to be qualified and competent in their chosen career track that would enable them to be ready for higher education or for employment.
- Develop life and career skills, specifically on information, media and technology, learning and innovation, and effective communication.
- Grow in collaboration and solidarity with their fellowmen and with the environment for the common good, manifested in a shared social responsibility.
DBTC Senior High School Program offers the following tracks
STEM Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics
The STEM Strand equips the student with the necessary knowledge, skills and attitude for science-oriented courses in College by providing a solid foundation in Math with Calculus and Science with Physics, Biology and Chemistry. Students who finish STEM can follow a career path in Engineering, Architecture, Medicine, Aviation and many more.
The STEM curriculum is enhanced by a technical subject in Robotics, which further develops the skills acquired in Industrial Electricity, Electronics and Computer Technology.
ABM Accountancy, Business and Management
The ABM strand prepares the Senior High School students for business-related courses in college with subjects in Accountancy, Business Math and Finance, Economics, Marketing and Enterprise. The students are also introduced to use of Systems, Applications and Products (SAP), a computer software used in many business establishments today.
DMT Digital Media Technology
The DMT strand enables the learners to explore a range of innovative and skills-applied multimedia industries today. The course topics include animation, digital imaging, lighting and photography, screenplay and script-writing, audio and video editing and post production techniques.