independent schools

Catholic schools popular with parents across Canada

More than one of every five students in Alberta and Saskatchewan attend a Roman Catholic separate school.

Don’t end funding for Ontario's Catholic schools—start funding independent schools

Ontario does not provide public funding for students attending independent schools.

Government support for independent schools should come from the provinces, not the feds

Approximately 368,000 students attend nearly 2,000 independent schools across Canada.

Public funds can help independent schools serve rural Ontario families

Currently, parents choosing independent schools in Ontario must pay full tuition costs.

New evidence proves independent schools aren’t just for rich kids

Only 4.8 per cent of Alberta independent schools are elite prep schools.

Contrary to stereotypes, independent schools aren’t just for rich families

Only 3.9 per cent of independent schools in Ontario are elite prep schools.

Budget primer—getting the facts straight on Alberta independent school funding

Independent schools are populated by students from families with diverse socioeconomic backgrounds, not just the super-rich.

Right idea, wrong messenger, for education reform in Ontario

Unlike all four western provinces and Quebec, Ontario offers no funding for independent schools.

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