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October 29, 2012 12:32 ET

Fraser Institute to Release Report Measuring Waitlists for Independent Schools in Metro Vancouver

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - Oct. 29, 2012) - The Fraser Institute will release a report measuring waitlists for independent schools in Metro Vancouver and the Fraser Valley on Tuesday, October 30 at 6:30 a.m. (Pacific).

Based on a Fraser Institute survey of independent schools throughout the Lower Mainland, the report examines the prevalence and extent of waitlists for independent school enrolment. The report also compares trends in public and independent school enrolment over the past 15 years.

A news release with additional information will be issued via Marketwire on Tuesday, October 30 at 6:30 a.m. (Pacific).

Jason Clemens, Fraser Institute executive vice-president and author of the report, will be in Vancouver and available for media interviews the day of the release.

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