A couple in Davao de Oro made waves on the internet after proving that love can inspire two people in a relationship to reach for their dreams together; with both of them focused on their goals in life.
Amazingly, both of them aced their respective board exams. Yes, they both got the top spot in the Licensure Examination for Professional Teachers (LET) in the latest results. Plus they each received a cash incentive for bringing pride to Davao de Oro!
Marvin C. Nillas got the top spot in the Secondary Level with a score of 94.00% while his girlfriend, Charline T. Juntilla, was on top of the Eementary Level exam after she got a 93.40% percentage score.
Both of them graduated from the Compostela Valley State College in Montevista, Davao de Oro.
“Sabay nag-graduate. Sabay nag-exam. Sabay nag-top. God himself paved the way for us to achieve this feat,” Marvin said on his post on Facebook. To his girlfriend he said, “Next time, Love, let’s try not to underestimate ourselves too much. ”
Meanwhile, the Falculan Twins’ Review Center, where they had their review before taking the LET in June of this year, posted how proud the center is on their amazing achievement.
“Despite the FEW enrollees we had last June 2022 LEPT review, we still have bagged 15 Topnotchers with Back-to-Back Top 1 for Both BSEd and BEEd Programs.”
The review center also takes pride in producing topnotchers in English, Physics and Values Education majors, despite the few enrollees.
On the review center’s social media page, they greeted the couple, Marvin and Charline, and even teased them a bit.
“Remember pa namin yong ka sweet-an n’yo during SG Review! Congrats to the both of you! Your FTRC Family is very proud of you,” the post reads.
And who could be any happier than the couple who even received P300k each as incentive for their acing their exams?
On August 9, Cong. Maricar Zamora, 1st District Representative, Davao de Oro shared in a post the sory of the awarding.
“Tag P300,000 cash incentives for each of the topnotchers of Davao de Oro State College Marvin Nillas and Charline Juntilla, let’s go!”
“Last Sunday, we were visited by two topnotchers Marvin and Charline along with Dr. Christie Jean V. Ganiera, College President and Sir Niño Jan Olaivar, Branch Director of Montevista Branch, where we also awarded each cash incentives worth P300,000. Giving cash incentives has been done for a long time since the 1st batch of DDOSC to increase the enthusiasm of our students to take the Licensure Examination.
“Marvin and Charline have been an inspiration to many by achieving the highest rating in the Licensure Examination of Teachers. Marvin achieved Top 1 in Bachelor of Secondary Education and Charline achieved top 1 in Bachelor of Elementary Education. This makes all the more significant because they are two couples who are working for their dream and achieving it at the same time.”
Meanwhile, the Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) announced that 8,667 elementary teachers passed in the latest exam out of the 17,149 takers, while 10,193 secondary teachers passed oiut of the 20,191 examinees in June 2022.