Colegio Santo Tomás Ñuñoa, Santiago, Chile
ABOUT Colegio Santo Tomás Ñuñoa, Santiago, Chile
Santo Tomás de Ñuñoa School was founded in 2007 as a continuation of the educational task carried out for 70 years by the Nuestra Señora del Carmen School, which was founded by the Carmelite Sisters in 1936. Until recently the school was part of the Santo Tomás Educational System, made up of eight schools, a University, a Professional Institute and a Technical Training Center.
Santo Tomás de Ñuñoa School has 1,326 students, 68 teachers and assistants, and 47 employees in the administrative area. Spread over 6,778 square meters, there is a library, a scientific laboratory, a computer lab, a roofed gymnasium and a sports court, among other facilities.
Inspired by St. Thomas Aquinas, the school is Catholic, and aims to develop in its students the virtues and competences needed to function responsibly in society.
José Aravena González
José Aravena holds a postgraduate degree in Educational and Vocational Guidance as well as a postgraduate degree in Curriculum and Evaluation, both from Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile. He also has a masters in Management and Quality School Management from Diego Portales University and Fundación Chile.
Before joining Santo Tomás de Ñuñoa School, José worked as a mathematics and statistics teacher at Technical University of the State, a family counselor of the National Family Center, a general inspector, an academic coordinator and a school principal.
At a Glance
- Ages Taught
- 4-18 yrs
- Chilean Curriculum
- Type of School
- Day School
- Main Language