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Mental health and wellbeing provision in schools

A project to understand how policies that schools publish support their mental health provision. Includes information on statutory duties and pupil wellbeing.


Mental health and wellbeing provision in schools

Ref: ISBN 978-1-78105-940-1, DFE-RR837PDF, 1.12MB, 94 pages


This report summarises a research project on the information schools provide to support their pupils’ wellbeing and mental health.

The report uses a sample to evaluate activities and approaches in different schools, including:

  • what policies schools currently publish
  • how policies can help schools promote pupil wellbeing

The Department for Education (DfE) will use the findings from this report to understand how it can help schools meet their statutory duties in the future.

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