JECSE (Jesuit European Committee for primary and Secondary Education) is the European organization that promotes Jesuit education in creative fidelity to the Ignatian spirit.
There are 180 Jesuit schools (primary and secondary) throughout Europe receiving more than 198,000 students.
The mission of JECSE is to
- To promote the ideals and practices of Jesuit education in Europe,
- To encourage networking, co-operation and exchanges between Jesuit educational institutions through regular conferences and seminars.
- To support the Delegates of education in their mission
- To reflect on Ignatian identity