Currently, parents choosing independent schools in Ontario must pay full tuition costs.
Only 4.8 per cent of Alberta independent schools are elite prep schools.
Only 3.9 per cent of independent schools in Ontario are elite prep schools.
Independent schools are populated by students from families with diverse socioeconomic backgrounds, not just the super-rich.
Unlike all four western provinces and Quebec, Ontario offers no funding for independent schools.
You can’t blame Ontario’s problems on a shortage of government revenues.