Critically, the PC platform does nothing to expand choice for parents.
Only 17 of Alberta’s 96 independent schools are “elite.”
About half of Canada’s independent schools are religion-oriented.
Ontario spent 23.4 per cent more per student in 2014/15 than it did a decade ago.
From 2001 to 2015, enrolment in Canada’s independent schools increased 23 per cent.
More than one of every five students in Alberta and Saskatchewan attend a Roman Catholic separate school.
Ontario does not provide public funding for students attending independent schools.
Approximately 368,000 students attend nearly 2,000 independent schools across Canada.