Catholic schools offer a balanced curriculum, which includes art, technology, academics, music and physical fitness. There is an emphasis on moral and spiritual development as well as, service to others and leadership skills. Students learn in a safe and disciplined environment with exceptional faculty helping them reach their academic goals. Students receive individualized attention and a strong preparation for further education.

Financial Aid for Children’s Education of Rhode Island (FACE) provides financial aid for needy students wishing to attend a RI Catholic School. As a scholarship granting organization, FACE is part of the state corporate scholarship tax credit program which provides dollar for dollar tax credits for eligible businesses that support this critical program for Rhode Island children.

I believe what truly matters in life is making a difference, making the kind of difference you have made in my life.
- Student, Bishop Hendricken

Every dollar received through FACE is directed to low-income families in need of tuition assistance and children searching for the school of their choice. Your help makes a difference in a child’s life. Catholic Schools report a 99.5% graduation rate and 98% of graduating students continue on to higher education.

To apply for a Business Entity Tax Credit, please click on the link below.

Additional Resources

Have questions about the FACE of RI tuition tax credit? Please click here for frequently asked questions about this program that helps Rhode Island children, cities, and towns.





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