St. Ignatius of Loyola College, Caracas

St. Ignatius of Loyola College, Caracas, (Colegio San Ignacio de Loyola) is a private Catholic primary and secondary school located in Caracas, Venezuela Founded by the Jesuits in 1923, the school is coeducational, and covers pre-primary through high school.

St. Ignatius of Loyola School, Caracas
Colegio San Ignacio de Loyola
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Location
Avenida Santa Teresa de Jesus La Castellana, Caracas

Venezuela
Coordinates10°29′58″N 66°51′28″W / 10.49944°N 66.85778°W / 10.49944; -66.85778Coordinates: 10°29′58″N 66°51′28″W / 10.49944°N 66.85778°W / 10.49944; -66.85778
Information
TypePrivate primary and secondary school
MottoLatin: En todo amar y servir
(In everything, love and serve)
Religious affiliation(s)Catholicism
DenominationJesuits
Established1923; 99 years ago (1923)
RectorJesús Orbegozo
DirectorElena González
GenderCo-educational
Enrollment1,920
Affiliations
  • Asociación de Colegios Jesuitas de Venezuela
  • Federacion Latinamericana de Colegios de la Campania de Jesus
Websitewww.colegiosanignacio.com.ve

HistoryEdit

Ignatius College was founded in 1923 with the encouragement of the Catholic Archbishop. In 1940 the college received a new building. In the early 1950s it moved to Chacao at Av. Sta Teresa de Jesus, its present location.[citation needed]

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