Tulare Joint Union High School District

Parent/Guardian Survey

This survey is an opportunity for you to help our district by sharing your input with us. Your opinions are important as we plan for the future of our district.  We are interested in your feedback, particularly your thoughts on the school and district’s efforts to promote academic success and well-being for every student. 

If you have more than one child at our district, please think about the oldest of these children as you answer the questions.  Please answer all the questions based on your experiences at your child’s school in our district only.  We appreciate your honest opinions.

This survey is confidential.  Your answers will be completely private and unknown to others.
Begin by answering the following questions about yourself and your child.

* 1. My child attends…

* 2. I am a...

* 3. Is your child in any of these programs? (Mark all that apply)

* 4. How many years has your child been at this school?

* 5. In what grade is your child?

Overall Satisfaction

* 6. Please indicate your level of satisfaction with the following statements:

  COMPLETELY SATISFIED VERY SATISFIED MODERATELY SATISFIED SLIGHLTY SATISFIED NOT AT ALL SATISFIED DON’T KNOW
School leadership/administration
District leadership/administration
Communication with my child's school
School website
District website
Parent Link mobile app
The information I receive from the school about my child’s academic progress.
Parental involvement opportunities in my child’s school.
The information I receive from the school about school activities.

* 7. Please indicate the degree to which you agree with the following statements:

  STRONGLY AGREE  AGREE NEITHER AGREE NOR DISAGREE DISAGREE STRONGLY DISAGREE DON’T KNOW
Grading at my child's school is fair.
My child has access to the necessary instructional materials (e.g., textbooks).
My child has access to counseling for social or emotional needs.
My child has access to academic counseling and guidance.
My child’s teachers care about my child’s success.
My child feels comfortable asking the teachers questions.
My child’s teachers try to make the material interesting.
My child has access to college guidance counseling.
My child has access to challenging courses, such as honors and Advance Placement courses.

* 8. What else could the Tulare Joint Union High School District do to address the needs of special need and/or at-risk students? Please select all that apply.

Positive School Climate

* 9. Please indicate the degree to which you agree with the following statements:

  STRONGLY AGREE AGREE NEITHER AGREE NOR DISAGREE DISAGREE STRONGLY DISAGREE DON’T KNOW
My child trusts teachers and staff.
I feel that my child is safe at school.  
My child’s school is clean and well-maintained.
My child has friends at school.
My child is respected at school.
Teachers and staff give my child encouragement on a regular basis.

* 10. Please indicate the degree to which you agree with the following statements:

  STRONGLY AGREE AGREE NEITHER AGREE NOR DISAGREE DISAGREE STRONGLY DISAGREE DON’T KNOW
Bullying is a problem at my child’s school.
Drug use is a problem at my child’s school.   
  Alcohol use is a problem at my child’s school.   

* 11. Please indicate the degree to which you agree with the following:

  STRONGLY AGREE AGREE NEITHER AGREE NOR DISAGREE DISAGREE STRONGLY DISAGREE DON’T KNOW
It is very important that my child attends school daily.      
My school informs me if my child is having attendance problems.     
There are school resources to help me with problems that may cause my child to miss school.    
Family and Community Engagement

* 12. Which parent or community activities did you participate in this year? Please select all that apply.

* 13. Why didn’t you participate in parent activities this year?  Please select all that apply.

* 14. What would help parents become more involved in our district? Please select all that apply.

* 15. Are you able to communicate with teachers and staff when you need to?

* 16. Please indicate the degree to which you agree with the following statements about your school.

  STRONGLY AGREE AGREE NEITHER AGREE NOR DISAGREE DISAGREE STRONGLY DISAGREE DON’T KNOW
This school clearly tells students in advance what will happen if they break school rules.
This school enforces school rules equally for my child and all students.
This school provides quality activities that meet my child's interests and talents, such as sports, clubs, music, and agriculture.
This school has quality programs for my child's talents, gifts, or special needs
This school promptly responds to my phone calls, messages, or e-mails.
This school encourages me to be an active partner with the school in educating my child
This school provides information about why your child is placed in particular groups or classes.
This school provides information on your expected role at your child's school.
This school provides information on how to help your child plan for college or vocational school.

* 17. Other Comments or feedback

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