Group 4 independent schools receive no government funding and enroll mainly international students wishing to earn a Dogwood Graduation Certificate. In 2016, the BC government announced that international students in grades K-12 and post-secondary institutions spend $3.5 billion annually.
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.