I AM: Student Census

Like many school boards across Ontario, the Lakehead District School Board will soon launch the Student Census project! The Student Census project is funded by the Government of Ontario and collects student identity information to better understand students and student needs. The data collected from the Student Identity Survey is confidential. The data collected from the census will be used to:
• get an accurate picture of the composition of the student population;
• identify and address barriers to equity of access and outcomes for students; and
• enhance decision-making about programs and supports necessary for student well-being and

To learn more, visit I AM: Student Census.

The data collected from the Student Identity Survey is confidential. This information will be held in strictest confidentiality and kept securely. Access is restricted to authorized personnel. Personal information is collected under the authority of the Education Act, RSO 1990, c. E-2, and will be used in compliance with the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act, RSO 1990, c. M-56. The information collected will be used for educational and research purposes stated above only. Student data will be collected from all the schools at Lakehead District School Board. Individual student responses will be combined for reporting purposes.