Can Private Schools Survive As A School Choice Option?
By Carole Hornsby Haynes, Ph.D. | September 22, 2015 National Center for Policy Analysis
Private school enrollment is on the downswing. The percentage of all students in private schools decreased from 12 percent in 1995-1996 to 10 percent in 2011-2012. Catholic schools have less than half as many students as they did 50 years ago.