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Table 1 Summary of participant groups and projected number of participants in each group

From: Mental health and wellbeing coordinators in primary schools to support student mental health: protocol for a quasi-experimental cluster study

Participant group Number of participants
  Intervention schools BAU schools
MHWC and other trainees MHWC 16 (1 per school)
Training participants 48 (3 per school)
School staff Classroom teachersa 192 (12 per school) 192 (12 per school)
Education Support Staff 32–48 (at least 2 per school) 32–48 (at least 2 per school)
School leadership (principal, APs, leading teachers, wellbeing) 32–48 (at least 2 per school) 32–48 (at least 2 per schools)
Parents/carers Parents/carers from years 2 and 4 496 (31 per school) 496 (31 per school)
Year 2 / Year 4 classroom teachers Classroom teachers from years 2 and 4 64 (2 classrooms per year level per school) 64 (2 classrooms per year level per school)
  1. a Primary outcome will be measured within this participant group. See further details under Sample Size Calculation