John Michael T. dela Paz topped the LET-Elementary Level with a rating of 88.80. Following closely is Mary Angeline L. Cabal with 88.60. Dela Paz graduated in 2010 with a Bachelor of Education major in Teaching in the Early Grades (K-2) degree, magna cum laude from the College of Education. Meanwhile, Cabal graduated in 2017 with a Bachelor of Science in Family, Life and Child Development degree from the College of Home Economics.
The LET-Elementary Level was given on Mar. 25 in 20 testing centers nationwide, together with the LET-Secondary Level. Among the 76,673 secondary teacher examinees, only 22,936 passed.
Sixty-eight of the 69 UPD graduates who took the LET passed, 64 of whom were first time takers. This gave UPD a 98.55 percent performance rating on LET.