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.
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.