Franciscus High School.

“Start with the necessary, then try the likely. Suddenly, you will be doing the impossible.”


It is a school for low-income students from Paysandú, Uruguay, which provides excellent education.

It is the first full-time, Catholic, free and privately managed educational center in the interior of Uruguay.

They seek to eliminate the learning gap that exists among adolescents, to ensure that they continue with their formal education and not having them drop out, despite the different difficulties they must face.

 They find in high school the opportunity to develop all their potential regardless of the geographical or social circumstances in which they are born.

 “We dream of a day in our lives where all children have access to a quality education and we will continue to work tirelessly to promote the possibilities of tomorrow.”