Student Learning Survey for Grades 4, 7, 10 and 12
Help us plan for the future – tell us about your education experience. Students in Grades 4, 7, 10 and 12, their parents and all staff in B.C. public schools are invited to participate in an annual online satisfaction survey about their school experience.
The survey takes about 30 minutes to complete. If your school district or school has added questions, it may take longer.
Student and staff surveys are available in English and French. Parent surveys are available in 16 additional languages.
Last updated: November 29, 2021
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To access the survey:
- Students and staff must obtain a login number from their school to access the appropriate surveyResultsParents can access the survey:
- With a login number provided by the school (automatically selects the appropriate survey for the child’s school and grade level)
- Without a login number (the parent must select the child’s school and grade level in order to access the appropriate survey)
Minimum computer requirements to take the survey:
- Access to the Internet with basic bandwidth (56K bandwidth)
- A web browser (Internet Explorer, Netscape, Firefox or Safari)
- Basic memory (a minimum of 32MB RAM – 64MB is recommended)
- Hard drive space (at least 40MB)
If you have no personal computer at home many public libraries will have information about the survey, and can provide access.
The survey covers a range of topics, providing a comprehensive picture of the educational experience in B.C. public schools. Questions were developed with input from partner groups, teachers and experts in educational measurement and special education.
Check out the standard survey questions:
Public reports of the survey data are available while the survey is in session and once the survey has closed. An interim report on parent participation by district is also available during survey administration. Reports of final results, including summaries of participation and responses by question, are posted at the end of each school year.
Schools, districts, government ministries and other external organizations such as the Representative for Children and Youth use the survey data for planning, research and advocacy work for youth. Feedback from participants provides valuable insight for addressing current needs and trends.