The Commonwealth Government commissioned an evaluation of the NSCP. It found majority support for the continuation and expansion of the program. The final conclusion reads:
In conclusion, the evaluation indicates the NSCP is considered to effectively support the wellbeing of students and the broader school community. The programme is regarded as important for the school and is well supported by the school community (i.e. by principals, chaplains, parents and by students). There is strong support for the programme to be continued.
For the full report, see HERE