Tacurong City will once again host the entrance exam of Philippine Military Academy on September 9, 2018 (Sunday).

Hundreds of examinees are expected to troop to the Tacurong City Cultural and Sports Center to take the first step of achieving their dream of joining the prestigious military school in the country.

Earlier this day, the PMA examiners headed by Col. Lope Domingo, Jr. paid Mayor Lina Montilla a courtesy visit.

Col. Domingo’s team will spend the rest of the week hopping from one school to another with the aim of encouraging students to take the exam.

PMA application is open to all natural-born Filipino citizens who: are 17 years old to 21 years old;
are at least 5 feet in height for both male and female; are physically fit and of good moral character; are single and has never been married; have at least reached Grade 12; and are high school graduates with GPA of 85%. Grade 12 Senior High School may take the exam provided that they graduate before April 01,2019 (K-12).

Meanwhile, the following are the requirements for the PMA Exam this year:

1. Duly accomplished application form
2. NSO Birth Certificate (Photocopy)
3. Original and photocopy of ANY of the following:
– Copy of your High School form 137
– Latest grade in High School if currently in Grade 12
– Certificate of Grades from last semester attended (for college students).

Furthermore, during the exam day, the applicants need to b:ring the following: photocopy of birth certificate and grades; 2 x 2 ID picture; valid ID (preferably school/driver’s license); and at least 2 number 2 pencils. (ASF-LGU Tacurong Information)