FISA BC is a non-profit society registered with the Corporate and Personal Property Registries office, Ministry of Finance of BC, Victoria, British Columbia. Approximately 300 of the 350 independent schools in BC are voluntary members of FISA BC, representing 94% of the total independent school enrolment (2016/2017).
According to a survey of FISA BC schools in 2010-2011, approximately 15% of students in independent schools receive some form of learning assistance, modification, or adaptation.
In 2015-2016, 81,659 of the 635,037 K-12 students in BC attended independent schools. This represents 12.86% of the total provincial enrolment.+ MORE STATS & RESOURCES
Independent schools in BC offer a wide range of faith-based, philosophical, and pedagogical perspectives, including Catholic, Protestant, University Prep (Advance Placement and International Baccalaureate), Jewish, Islamic, Montessori, Waldorf, Special Needs, and Distributed Learning Instruction.
FISA BC represents about 300 schools enrolling around 94% of the students attending independent schools in British Columbia.