August 1, 2019. Tandag is a Maranaoan term meaning “mark”. Its verb, pagtatandag corresponds “to leave a mark” or simply “to mark”. It started in 2018, the purpose in the Ruizian context, is to name each batch with an identity that they will carry until they graduate. the following are its objectives:
1. To integrate all new students into the Ruizian family through a ceremony,
2. To implant the importance of a unique identity and their role in the community, and
3. To promote “positive contribution to self, family and society.”