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English definition of “faith school”

faith school

noun [C] uk   us  
a school that is financially supported by a particular religious group, usually for children from that religion: a Muslim faith schoolTypes of school
(Definition of faith school from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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