History

History of DYCI


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1950

Dr. Yanga’s Colleges Inc. (DYCI) started as a non-sectarian secondary institution . It was established in 1950 as the Francisco Balagtas Academy (FBA) by the former owners, the late Gerardo Samson, Sr.

1974

In January 1974, the Yanga family purchased the FBA from its owners and Dr. Ismael E. Yanga, Sr. became its first president.

1976

In June 7, 1976, the institution was granted to offer complete secondary course.

1997

On 1997, the secondary institution expanded to include tertiary courses. The initial courses offered were Midwifery, Secretarial Education, Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, Agriculture, Commerce, Nursing, Seaman Training and Vocational Courses.

1987

On 1987, the name of the institution was changed to Dr. Yanga’s Francisco Balagtas Colleges (DYFBC).

1993

On 1993, Dr. Marciano D. Yanga was installed as the second president of the school in an investiture ceremony held on August 12.

2001

On 2001, the institution’s name was changed again and became Dr. Yanga’ Colleges Inc.

2004

On 2004, the government recognition was issued for the institution to open the Grade School Department.

2008

On 2008, in a re-certification report, DYCI high school maintained its “Above Standard” status given by the Fund for Assistance in Private Education (FAPE).

2010

On 2010, DYCI High School Robotics Team bagged its first World Champion title for the World Robot Olympiad held in Manila.

2012

After many years of changing lives, DYCI was awarded as the 2012 Most Tranformative School in the Philippines by the ABS-CBN Bayan Academy during the 2nd Excellence in Educational Transformation Awards (EETA).

2013

On 2013, DYCI was declared as a Center for Robotics Excellence by Ms. Mylene Abiva, President and CEO of Felta Multimedia and also, DYCI High School became one of the Top Performing Private Schools for the 2013 National Achievement Test (NAT).

2016

On 2016, Goverment Recognition was granted to offer Senior High School.

2017

On 2017, Dr. Yanga Binang Campus was unveiled for the Grade School Department.