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Francisco Cartusciello, Institución Educativa Técnica Comercial

image by Ivan Sache, 18 November 2014

Institución Educativa Técnica Comercial Francisco Cartusciello, located in Sabanagrande (Atlántico Department) is made of the four seats Francisco Cartusciello (No. 1, 1,483 students), Policarpa Salavarrieta (No. 2, 740 students), María Auxiliadora (No. 3, 526 students), and Santa Rita (No. 4, 400 students). Colegio de Bachillerato Técnico Comercial de Sabanagrande was originally established by Ordinance No. 35 of 6 December 1970; classes started on 6 February 1971. Institución Educativa Técnica Comercial Francisco Cartusciello was established by Resolution No. 3,832 of 24 November 2003.
The flag of the institute is horizontally divided white-green with a thin horizontal blue stripe in the middle.
Source: http://instecfranciscocartusciello.blogspot.fr/ - Institute's blog
Ivan Sache, 18 November 2014


Francisco de Paula Santander, Colegio

image by Ivan Sache, 17 July 2014

Colegio Francisco de Paula Santander originates in a rural school established in 1938 by the municipality of Bosa (Bogotá). The institute is named for the hero of the Colombian independence Francisco José de Paula Santander y Ornaņa (1792-1840), Vice-President of the Republic of Colombia (1821-1827) and President of the Republic of the New Granada (1832-1837).

The flag of the institute was adopted in March 2003 by the Board of Directors among the proposals submitted in a contest. The flag has in the upper left corner a yellow sun meaning that the light of knowledge enlightens us and transcends our lives. Two red lines issuant from the sun delimit three stripes. Red is a symbol of joy, friendship and love. The upper stripe is gray, a symbol of knowledge. The middle stripe is white. The lower stripe is blue, a symbol of faith, virtue, and spirit of fighting and surpassing. The letters "FPS" are placed in the lower fly, meaning "Francisco de Paula Santander" and "Formación" (Education) with "Proyección Social" (Social Projection).
http://fps04.weebly.com/siacutembolos.html - Institute's website
Ivan Sache
, 17 July 2014


Francisco de Paula Santander, Escuela Normal

image by Ivan Sache, 24 October 2014

Escuela Normal Francisco de Paula Santander is located in Málaga (Santander Department).
The institute is named for the hero of the Colombian independence Francisco José de Paula Santander y Ornaña (1792-1840), Vice-President of the Republic of Colombia (1821-1827) and President of the Republic of the New Granada (1832-1837).
The flag of the institute is presented as horizontally divided blue-white-green with a row of nine yellow stars in the blue stripe and the institute's emblem in the middle.
Source: http://www.ensmalaga.edu.co/emblemas.php
The flag in actual use, however, is, simply, horizontally divided blue-white-green.
Video: http://www.ensmalaga.edu.co/video.php
Ivan Sache, 24 October 2014


Francisco de Paula Santander, Institución Educativa

image by Ivan Sache, 27 September 2014

Institución Educativa Francisco de Paula Santander is located in Ventaquemada (Boyacá Department). The institute is named for the hero of the Colombian independence Francisco José de Paula Santander y Ornaña (1792-1840), Vice-President of the Republic of Colombia (1821-1827) and President of the Republic of the New Granada (1832-1837).
The flag of the institute was designed by Ricardo Duarte Ruíz, winner of the competition organized in 1988 for the celebration of the 25th anniversary of the institute. The flag is horizontally divided red-white-green, seemingly within a white frame.
Source: http://www.fpsventaquemada.edu.co/page.php?subpage=10 - Institute's website
Ivan Sache, 27 September 2014


Francisco de Paula Santander, Universidad

image by Ivan Sache, 9 June 2001

Universidad Francisco de Paula Santander - 5:9 (apparently) flag, horizontally divided white-black-orange-light green (12:1:1:1). The name of the University, in black, is placed in the white stripe, above the logo of the University.
Flag shown on <www.ufps.edu.co>, located by Dov Gutterman, which says (in Spanish): 'There is obviously an historical gap: we don't know according to which process the flag which currently flies in the Benefactors' Park was adopted as the official flag of the University.'
Ivan Sache, 9 June 2001

"Universidad Francisco de Paula Santander" was founded on 5 July 1962 and recognized by the Government of the Department of Norte de Santander on 13 May 1970 (Decree No. 323). The university has its main seat in Cúcuta, with a secondary seat in Ocaña and regional centers of open education in the municipalities of Cundinamarca, Santander, Cesar, Sucre, Bolívar, Magdalena, Arauca San Andrés and Providencia.
Ivan Sache, 30 December 2008


Francisco Hurtado, Institución Educativa

image by Ivan Sache, 22 June 2014

Institución Educativa Francisco Hurtado was established in Venadillo (Tolima Department) by Departmental Ordinance No. 12 of 28 November 1960, as Colegio Departamental de Bachillerato Francisco Hurtado. The institute was named for the educationalist Francisco Hurtado, who mostly worked in North Tolima, Venadillo included. It was merged with Colegio Comercial Camila Molano by Decree No. 235 of 8 May 1969 to form Colegio Departamental Integrado Francisco Hurtado. Escuela Urbana Mixta Helena Torres de Uribe was incorporated to the institute by Resolution No. 762 of 26 July 2002. The rural schools of Vile, La Cubana and Liborio Mejía were incorporated to the institute by Resolution No. 1,029 of 12 November 2004.
The flag of the institute is horizontally divided gray-white-red.
Source: http://www.iefranciscohurtado.com/pag/index.php/simbolos - Institute's website
Ivan Sache, 22 June 2014