Me and My School Questionnaire (M&MS)

This measure is for childrenThis is a free measure

 Me and My School Questionnaire is designed to assess emotional and behavioral difficulties in students Ages 8 and older. Its 16 items were specifically designed “so that younger children could easily read and comprehend [them]” (Moffa et al., 2019, p.3). Statements such as “I feel lonely” are rated on a Likert scale (EEF). The questionnaire has been tested in schools across the United States and the UK.

Pros for Schools

Cons for Schools

Provides an overview of emotional and behavioral aspects of wellbeing

No available translations
Not yet widely tested

Suggestions for Further Research

EEF. Me and My School Questionnaire: Measures Database. Education Endowment Foundation,

Moffa, K, Wagle, R., Dowdy, E., Palikara, O., Castro, S., Dougherty. D., & Furlong, M. J. (2019). The Me and My School Questionnaire: Examining the cross-cultural validity of a children’s self-report mental health measure, International Journal of School & Educational Psychology,

Praveetha, P., Deighton, J., Fonagy, P., Vostanis, P., & Wolpert, M. (2014). Clinical validity of the Me and My School questionnaire: A self-report mental health measure for children and adolescents. Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Mental Health.


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