School Directors (C.I.C.M to Diocesan Priests)


Rev. Fr. Joseph Van Runckelen, C.I.C.M. (1917-1934)

Born: April 16, 1883

Died: October 24, 1934

Fr. Van Runckelen is the founder of St. Andrew's School. The remains of Fr. Van Runckelen is still at the Paranaque Catholic Cemetery in San Dionisio, Paranaque City. (photo: CICM Archive)

 

 

 

 


Rev. Fr. Antonio Van Overveld, C.I.C.M. (1934-1937)

Born: April 24, 1901

Died: December 19, 1953

The remains of Fr. Van Overveld is still at the St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery in Pulang Lupa, Las Pinas City. (photo: CICM Archive)

 

 

 

 


Rev. Fr. Adolfo Cansse, C.I.C.M. (1937-1952)

Born: -

Died: June 30, 1974

The remains of Fr. Cansse is still at the CICM Cemetery in Baguio City. He is a civil engineer, and one of the designer of the Baguio Cathedral, with the help of the other CICM priests and 25 Igorot carpenters. (photo: CICM Archive)

 

 

 

 


Rev. Fr. Louis Thys, C.I.C.M. (1952-1977)

Born: -

Died: -

No historical records and still researching.

(photo: CICM Archive)

 

 

 

 


Rev. Fr. Paul Foulon, C.I.C.M. (1977-1991)

Born: January 09, 1933

Book publications: FROM SPRING TO LIFE: SUNDAY GOSPEL REFLECTIONS - YEAR A TO C (3 volumes)

Fr. Paul Foulon is a Roman Catholic Missionary Priest from Belgium. He belonged from the missionaries of the Congregatio Immaculati Cordis Mariae (CICM), otherwise known as the Congregation of the Immaculate Heart of Mary. He arrived in the Philippines in 1960 and was assigned as a Assistant Parish Priest and also a Assistant Principal of St. Andrew's School. In 1976 he assumed the position of full time Parish Priest and Director of St. Andrew's School. In the late 1991, Fr. Paul was transferred to Maryhill School of Theology in New Manila, Quezon City. In 1994 he assumed the position of Parish Priest of Holy Rosary Parish in Tala, Kalookan City until he retired on May 2012. During his stint in Tala, he served in Tala Leprosarium, where he lived with the community of lepers and sick people. Fr. Paul is now living in the CICM Retirement Home in Kortrijt, Belgium. (photo: CICM Archive)

 


Rev. Fr. Francis Gevaert, C.I.C.M. (1991-1994)

Born: June 04, 1932

Book publications: OUR LOG IN MY EYE and KASABAY KO, IKAW AT IKAW - YEAR A TO C

Fr. Gevaert is the last CICM School Director. Fr. Francis continued his missionary work in the Mabuting Pastol Parish in Quezon City, and operated the parish-based child protection project (Salvatorian Pastoral Care for Children). Fr. Francis advised that the project must operate under the umbrella of the Justice and Peace Committee. Thus, the Project was launched on the said parish on May 18, 2002 in New Manila, Quezon City. (photo: CICM Archive)