FISA BC celebrated its 50th Anniversary on February 4-5, 2016 at the Vancouver Convention Centre. Over 5000 educators province-wide were in attendance. Keynote speakers were Chris Hadfield, Daniel Pink, and Charles Fadel. Sessional speakers included Amy Burvall, Christopher Gaze, Kimberly Mitchell, Alan November, and Yong Zhao.
Approximately 80% of independent school students in 2015-2016 attend schools receiving 50% grants, 16% attend schools receiving 35% grants, and 3% attend schools receiving no government grants.
We seek to serve everyone who calls or writes. Enquiries concerning provincial policies or statistical data are most welcome. Enquiries by independent schools concerning membership in FISA BC are appreciated and may be addressed to the Executive Director.
Specific information such as admission process, curriculum offerings, tuition fees payable, etc. can only be obtained by contacting individual schools. Links are provided to the right.