Appendix One: Student survey results

Table 1: Year level at school

 

Year 9

Year 10

Year 11

Year 12

Year 13

No Response

Total

Current year level at school

3

3

15

17

21

2

61

Left school - last year level at school

-

-

-

3

26

1

30

Total

3

3

15

20

47

3

91

Note: The shading shows the year level and current school enrolment of the majority of students.

Table 2: Gender and ethnicity

 

Asian

European/

Pākehā

Māori

Pacific

Did not wish to answer

Total

Male

2

15

9

2

1

29

(26 males overall)

Female

12

47

8

5

0

72

(65 females overall)

Total

14

62

17

7

1

-

Note: Totals do not add up to 91 as 10 students chose more than one ethnicity. The shading shows the gender and ethnicity of the majority of students.

Table 3: Who would you see about learning issues?

Person/Role

Number of responses

Friends/other students

56

Form teacher

55

Parent/caregiver

48

Dean

45

Careers advisor

25

Someone else

12

Guidance counsellor

4

Doctor

1

School nurse

0

No one

0

Table 4: Who would you see about goal setting?

Person/Role

Number of responses

Parent/caregiver

48

Form teacher

47

Careers advisor

33

Dean

25

Friends/other students

24

Guidance counsellor

15

Someone else

8

No one

7

Doctor

1

School nurse

0

Table 5: Who would you see about mental health?

Person/Role

Number of responses

Guidance counsellor

47

Parent/caregiver

37

Doctor

35

Friends/other students

34

School nurse

20

Someone else

12

Dean

10

No one

7

Form teacher

6

Careers advisor

0

Table 6: Who would you see about physical health?

Person/Role

Number of responses

Doctor

61

Parent/caregiver

40

School nurse

40

Friends/other students

21

Guidance counsellor

10

Dean

4

Form teacher

4

No one

4

Someone else

1

Careers advisor

0

Table 7: Who would you see about sexual health?

Person/Role

Number of responses

Doctor

46

School nurse

28

Parent/caregiver

22

Friends/other students

18

Guidance counsellor

18

No one

14

Someone else

5

Dean

4

Form teacher

2

Careers advisor

0

Table 8: Who would you see about sexuality?

Person/Role

Number of responses

Guidance counsellor

31

Friends/other students

29

Parent/caregiver

26

No one

20

Doctor

13

School nurse

11

Someone else

11

Dean

7

Form teacher

4

Careers advisor

0

Table 9: Who would you see about issues with your boy/girlfriend?

Person/Role

Number of responses

Friends/other students

65

Parent/caregiver

29

Guidance counsellor

28

No one

6

Someone else

6

Dean

3

Form teacher

3

School nurse

3

Doctor

1

Careers advisor

0

Table 10: Who would you see about family stuff?

Person/Role

Number of responses

Friends/other students

51

Guidance counsellor

35

Parent/caregiver

24

Form teacher

17

Dean

16

Someone else

12

No one

11

Doctor

2

School nurse

2

Careers advisor

0

Table 11: Who would you see about drug and alcohol issues?

Person/Role

Number of responses

Friends/other students

40

Guidance counsellor

35

Parent/caregiver

34

Doctor

21

School nurse

16

Dean

11

No one

9

Someone else

8

Form teacher

7

Careers advisor

0

Table 12: Who would you see about careers and further education and training?

Person/Role

Number of responses

Careers advisor

76

Parent/caregiver

47

Form teacher

35

Dean

34

Friends/other students

28

Someone else

14

Guidance counsellor

12

No one

1

Doctor

0

School nurse

0

Table 13: Who would you see about learning at school?

Person/Role

Number of responses

Dean

55

Form teacher

53

Parent/caregiver

52

Friends/other students

35

Careers advisor

25

Guidance counsellor

17

Someone else

8

Doctor

2

School nurse

2

No one

1

Table 14: Who would you see about issues with teachers?

Person/Role

Number of repsonses

Parent/caregiver

60

Dean

58

Friends/other students

40

Form teacher

24

Guidance counsellor

20

Someone else

7

No one

1

Careers advisor

0

Doctor

0

School nurse

0

Table 15: Who would you see about issues with friends?

Person/Role

Number of repsonses

Friends/other students

45

Parent/caregiver

43

Guidance counsellor

33

Dean

25

Form teacher

19

Someone else

15

No one

5

Doctor

1

School nurse

1

Careers advisor

0

 Table 16: Who would you see about bullying?

Person/Role

Number of repsonses

Dean

49

Friends/other students

47

Parent/caregiver

42

Form teacher

36

Guidance counsellor

36

No one

10

Someone else

10

Doctor

3

School nurse

3

Careers advisor

0

Table 17: Who would you see about financial issues?

Person/Role

Number of repsonses

Parent/caregiver

50

Dean

23

Guidance counsellor

20

Form teacher

18

No one

14

Friends/other students

10

Someone else

9

Careers advisor

8

Doctor

0

School nurse

0

Table 18: Who would you see about racism?

Person/Role

Number of responses

Dean

44

Parent/caregiver

42

Friends/other students

37

Form teacher

33

Guidance counsellor

31

Someone else

12

No one

10

Doctor

1

School nurse

1

Careers advisor

0

Table 19: Who would you see about sexual harassment?

Person/Role

Number of responses

Parent/caregiver

39

Dean

35

Guidance counsellor

35

Friends/other students

31

Form teacher

27

Someone else

13

School nurse

11

Doctor

10

No one

8

Careers advisor

0

Table 20: Who would you see about grief?

Person/Role

Number of responses

Friends/other students

48

Guidance counsellor

43

Parent/caregiver

32

Form teacher

17

Dean

15

Someone else

15

School nurse

4

Doctor

2

Careers advisor

0

No one

0

Table 21: Who would you see about family violence?

Person/Role

Number of responses

Guidance counsellor

42

Friends/other students

33

Dean

20

Parent/caregiver

20

Someone else

18

Form teacher

13

No one

11

Doctor

10

School nurse

8

Careers advisor

0

Table 22: Who would you see about self harming?

Person/Role

Number of responses

Guidance counsellor

38

Friends/other students

35

Parent/caregiver

22

No one

18

Doctor

17

Someone else

15

School nurse

14

Form teacher

8

Dean

7

Careers advisor

0

Table 23: Who would you see about body image?

Person/Role

Number of responses

Friends/other students

43

Guidance counsellor

30

Parent/caregiver

30

No one

21

Doctor

13

Someone else

13

School nurse

12

Form teacher

8

Dean

7

Careers advisor

0

Table 24: Guidance counsellor at school

Guidance counsellor at school

Number of responses

Yes

82

No

7

No response

2

Total

91

Table 25: Other people providing guidance and counselling

 

Principal

Deputy

Principal

Dean

Careers

Advisor

Youth

Worker

School

Nurse

Form

Teacher

Class

Teacher

Other

No one else

At schools with GC

6

7

30

11

15

17

19

8

10

28

At schools without GC

       

1

 

2

1

1

3

Total

6

7

30

11

16

17

21

9

11

31

Other includes:

  • Director/supervisor of boarding
  • Restorative or student mediators
  • Form mentors / Senior students

Note: The shading shows the role of who the majority of students say provide guidance and counselling at their school (other than a guidance counsellor).

Table 26: Social acceptance of seeing someone about guidance and counselling

Level of Acceptance

Number of responses

Very acceptable

25

Acceptable depending on what it is about

34

Not very acceptable

1

Not acceptable

8

Don’t know

11

No response

12

Total

91

Table 27: Negative aspects about guidance and counselling at school

Negative aspects at school

Number of responses

Yes

32

No

38

No response

21

Total

91