De La Salle Philippines
) (incorporated as De La Salle Philippines, Inc
) is a network of Seventeen (17) Lasallian Institutions
in the Philippines
. It was established in 2006 for the unified implementation of the Lasallian Mission, generate creative synergy, and promote the spirit of "One La Salle
" among member institutions. De La Salle Philippines replaced the De La Salle University System which was established under the presidency of the late Br. Andrew Gonzalez FSC
in 1987 as a response to the rapid expansion of Lasallian schools nationwide.
The network was originally composed of sixteen District Schools. Two De La Salle-supervised schools, Andres Soriano Memorial College
located in Toledo City, Cebu and John Bosco College
located in Bislig City, Surigao del Sur, were officially added to the list in 2006, becoming the 17th and 18th De La Salle District Schools respectively. In 2008, the De La Salle Professional Schools
was re-integrated back to De La Salle University
, bringing the number of District Schools down to seventeen. The District Schools provide a diverse range of education ranging from Basic Education up to Graduate Studies. It consists of five universities, six colleges (with five providing basic education), three basic education granting schools, and one stand-alone high school.
The network administration is composed of a National Mission Council (NMC) which includes eight De La Salle Brothers including the Brother Visitor and seven Lasallian... Read More