New Brunswick Student Wellness Survey


The New Brunswick Student Wellness Survey (SWS) is a provincial initiative of the Department of Health – Public Health, in collaboration with the Department of Education and Early Childhood Development and the NBHC. Its aim is to understand and report on several aspects of students’ wellness. Students are asked about their social and emotional development, mental health, physical health, substance use, and experiences at school and in the community.

Purpose To understand and report on New Brunswick students' wellness
Eligibility New Brunswick students K to 12
Respondents Over 50,000 students in grades 4 to 12
Over 22,000 parents of students K to 5 
Completed surveys Grades 6 to 12: 2015-2016, 2018-2019, 2021-2022
Grades K to 5: 2013-2014, 2016-2017, 2019-2020
Next survey Grades K to 12: 2022-2023

Download questionnaires

  Grades 4 and 5
(answered by students)
Kindergarten to grade 5
(answered by parents)
2013-2014 edition Questionnaire


2016-2017 edition Questionnaire Questionnaire
2019-2020 edition Questionnaire Questionnaire


  Grade 6
(answered by students)
Grades 7 to 12
(answered by students)
2012-2013 edition Questionnaire

Questionnaire 1
Questionnaire 2

2015-2016 edition Questionnaire Questionnaire
2018-2019 edition Questionnaire Questionnaire
2021-2022 edition Questionnaire