The Seal and Logo


The 14 Stars represent the 14 Divisions under the stewardship of the Regional Office.

The Map sets the geographical location of the 14 Divisions in Northern Mindanao.

The Torch symbolizes the Department’s burning commitment to deliver quality, relevant, and liberating education to its learners.

The Laurel Wreath celebrates the Department’s victory in unceasingly delivering education amidst adversities.

The Open Book and Quill depict the Department’s highest and long standing regard for education and lifelong learning.



The NORTHMIN STARS Sports Logo – The Northmin Stars sports logo of the Department of Education – Region X is made up of colors and images that reflect the admirable character of the Northern Mindanao sports team.

The BIG STAR represents the Department of Education (DepEd) – Regional Office 10.

Blending the strengthconfidence, and power of red and the positivityenergy, and joyfulness of yellow, the star image radiates the vibrancycreativity, and adventure of orange to the 14 Schools Division Offices (SDOs), namely: the five Provinces of Bukidnon, Camiguin, Lanao del Norte, Misamis Occidental, and Misamis Oriental; and the nine Cities of Cagayan de Oro, El Salvador, Gingoog, Iligan, Malaybalay, Oroquieta, Ozamiz, Tangub, and Valencia, which are represented by the 14 SMALL STARS.

Embracing the big star, the RIBBON highlights the Department’s optimism in delivering its programs and projects, unity among its people as One Department of Education, and achievements particularly those of its learners.

Colored green, the ribbon further communicates the Department’s value for life and growth, which may be translated to the development of the learners for lifelong learning.

While representing DepEd Region X, the Arabic numeral 10 may also be associated with the expression “Perfect 10,” which symbolizes the Department’s continual efforts toward excellence, that is, as STARS whether in academics, performing arts, or sports.

Put together, these colors and images make up the unparalleled sports team of Deped Region X – the NORTHMIN STARS.