Otherwise, the use of private prisons for state inmates is to be fully phased out by 2028. In Finland they have no private schools. In the nation's 40 largest school districts, one in three white students attends private school (the number is one in ten for black students). Although "private schools" is used as a shorthand for bastions such as Eton and Harrow - in practice, many independent schools are small, local places, often with pretty threadbare finances. That’s why every school there is top-notch. If you get rid of them and shift all the pupils into the state system, nothing will guarantee the latter’s improvement with more certainty. To ban private schools is like to stab someone in the eye to give them just as much chance as the visually impaired! So you can see why there's a problem. The abolition of private schools would not only be levelling the playing field, but would provide poorer students with a fundamental level of education that they have a right to, yet whom are priced out from it under the current education system. The heads of the Kern County Superintendent of Schools and Kern County Public Health Services Department are telling public schools to temporarily close to aid in the fight against coronavirus. Immigration advocates still worry that Ice and its contractors could find a way to circumvent the ban. Cynthia Olcott, Ann Arbor, Michigan.

It is not unfair, people have EARNED their money to send their children to private schools, they chose to spent it on education and make cuts in other areas. Private schools add insult to injury. On Monday (December 15, 2014), the Thomas More Law Center (TMLC), a national public interest law firm based in Ann Arbor, MI, along with two other entities, asked the US Supreme Court to review the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals decision which upheld a California public school’s ban on the display of the American flag because it feared the flag might incite Mexican students to violence. Don’t ban private schools, just stop supporting them with public funds.