Ceremony of Brigadiers Colegio Canonesas De La Cruz

We provide our students with an elementary education that makes possible the development of individual abilities and skills, personal balance, relationship and social performance with the acquisition of basic cultural elements.

The importance of this educational stage lies not only in the acquisition of knowledge, but also in the skills that are being perfected, covering both social and communicational, fundamental concepts for any adolescent.

Educating students with a solid moral formation, based on the cultivation of values, which implements their humanistic and responsible conception towards society, as well as giving them an academic formation that is at the forefront of education.

«We have received from the school guidance and support to form a great man by instilling in him the values established by God and in turn by society; in the moments that guidance is required they are always willing to help us.»


The Adventist Education Network bases its pedagogy on biblical-Christian principles. These values are applied in all of the student’s academic experiences. To reinforce this experience, the Network develops the Master Plan for Spiritual Development (PMDE), which emphasizes, every two semesters, the virtues that should be part of life in society, such as: humility, equality, generosity and integrity. A complete formation, which considers the human being as a manifestation of God’s love, care and creation.

The approaches become broader and more segmented, with specialized teachers in each discipline. The Adventist Educational Network offers laboratory support, exchanges and differentiated didactics.

Cristo Rey Choral Music Festival 2009.

The inauguration of the school year took place on January 3, 1912 and classes began on January 8, 1912, so it could be said that the exact date of its foundation was January 3, 1912. However, the feast day was moved to July 31 (St. Ignatius’ Day). [2]

The school hosted many of the most important young athletes of the country throughout its history, see the section of illustrious students. Thus, based on the idea of encouraging this type of students, the proposal to create a professional soccer club was presented.


El Centro de Convenciones Agua Viva es el mayor estadio cubierto multiusos de Perú, situado en la zona sur del distrito de Lima, Perú. El Coliseo Amauta está situado a 1½ km al sur del Paradero Colegio.

El Museo Larco es un museo de arte precolombino de propiedad privada, situado en el distrito de Pueblo Libre de Lima, Perú. El Museo Larco Herrera está situado a 3½ km al sur de Paradero Colegio. Foto: Velvet, CC BY-SA 4.0.

El Estadio Alberto Gallardo es un estadio de fútbol situado en el distrito del Rímac de Lima, Perú, que lleva el nombre de Alberto Gallardo, ex jugador y directivo de fútbol peruano que jugó varios años en el Sporting Cristal. El Estadio Alberto Gallardo está situado a 2½ km al este del Paradero Colegio. Foto: Chalisimo5, CC BY-SA 3.0.

La Basílica Catedral Metropolitana de Lima y Primada del Perú, también llamada Catedral Metropolitana de Lima, es una catedral católica romana situada en la Plaza Mayor del centro de Lima, Perú. La Catedral Metropolitana de Lima está situada a 4 km al este del Paradero Colegio. Foto: Wasiwatana, CC BY-SA 4.0.