Health and Wellbeing Census: Privacy Notice for Parents and Carers

Education Analytical Services: Privacy Notice for Parents and Carers on the Health and Wellbeing Census

Why we need this data about your child/children's health and wellbeing

We need this information about your child/children in order to:

  • plan and deliver better policies for the benefit of all pupils, or specific groups
  • better understand some of the factors which influence pupil attainment and achievement
  • share good practice
  • target resources better
  • enhance the quality of research to improve the lives of people in Scotland
  • provide a window on society, the economy and on the work and performance of government by publishing statistical publications and additional tables about School Education

More information about the Scottish Government’s Learning Directorate is available at Learning Directorate - (


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