Fraser Institute

Fraser Institute’s 2019 Report Card On BC’s Elementary Schools

Vancouver/Fraser Valley – One again the Fraser Institute released their annual ranking of elementary schools in BC. The Report Card on British Columbia’s Elementary Schools 2019 ranks 955 public and independent elementary schools based on 10 academic indicators derived from…




Fraser Institute Primary School Report Cards

Vancouver – ‘Tis the time of year when the rankings come out and so do, the critics of the list. The Fraser Institute has released its 2017 report card for B.C.’s primary schools, and once again ( and to no…



Fraser Institute Academic Ranking Of 294 B.C. Secondary Schools

VANCOUVER—As always when it comes to the Fraser Institute rankings, one must take the numbers with a grain of salt. Taking in account population, school board funding, local economy etc. Media Release – More B.C. secondary schools have declining performances…


Fraser Institute – “Pipelines Safer Than Rail”

Calgary (CP) — TransCanada (TSX:TRP) is pointing to a new study on how pipeline safety stacks up against rail to show why two of its controversial projects should be built. According to the report by the Fraser Institute released Thursday,…


June 10 is Tax Freedom Day – What Does That Mean?

Vancouver  —This year, Tax Freedom Day for the average Canadian family falls on June 10—one day later than in 2014, according to the Fraser Institute’s annual calculations. Tax Freedom Day measures the total yearly tax burden imposed on Canadian families…