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Tuition Assistance

Tuition Assistance


The St. Joseph Catholic Parish School Tuition Assistance Committee and the Archdiocese of Atlanta Office of Catholic Schools would like to encourage families who anticipate a need for tuition assistance to complete the application through your FACTS Financial account.  All supporting financial documents, including your current tax return, must be uploaded or faxed by the deadline.

Families applying for tuition assistance see steps below:

  • Go to
  • Go to Parent Log In
  • Click Facts Family Portal
  • District Code: sjc-ga
  • Type Username and Password
  • Click Financial (left side of screen) 
  • Under Financial links (left side of the page) click Apply for Grant & Aid 
  • Sign in or create username & password for FACTS Financial
  • Choose the upcoming school year
  • Complete Financial Aid Application

Please contact Tina Bortle at 706-543-1621 ext: 443 or if you need assistance.


GRACE Scholarship

Students entering Pre-K, Kindergarten, or First Grade who reside with their parent or guardian in the State of Georgia and have proof of residence are eligible to apply for the GRACE Scholarship.

Students entering the second grade or above who are transferring from a Georgia public school are eligible to apply for the GRACE Scholarship.

GRACE Deadline: March 1, 2022

GRACE Scholars Website

GRACE Scholars Scholarship Application 2022-2023 School Year (English)

GRACE Scholars Scholarship Application 2022-2023 School Year (Spanish)


GRACE Scholars, Inc., is the official student scholarship organization (SSO) for the schools sponsored by the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Atlanta.  All students receiving GRACE Awards have demonstrated financial need as determined by a third-party analysis of a family’s ability to pay tuition.
Schools in the Archdiocese of Atlanta reserve the right to decline funding from SSOs which do not award scholarships based on financial need. In addition, the maximum amount of SSO scholarships awarded to students in Archdiocesan Schools is the lowest of the following:  student’s calculated financial need; 80% of the tuition rate applicable to the student; an index of per-pupil public school spending in Georgia; and, the maximum cap established by the local school.
GRACE Scholars, Inc., welcomes the transfer of funding from one SSO to another as allowed by state law.  In these instances, the school reserves the right to award GRACE scholarships in accordance with local procedures.