1. Please take a couple of minutes to answer the following questions about your child's school.

Dear Parents:
Your child has been a participant in the Title I school-wide program during this school year. Title I is a federal program designed to help disadvantaged students and their schools reach high academic standards. The purpose of this questionnaire is to gather information on how well the school communicates with parents. Please take a few minutes to respond to the questions below. Your feedback will be used to improve parent communication and parent involvement activities at the school. Suggestions on how we can better help students at school and at home are welcome. Thanks in advance for giving us your input.

* 1. Please tell us the name of the school your child attends.

* 2. Were you notified that your school was a Title I school-wide program?

* 3. Did you receive a copy of the school Parent involvement policy?

* 4. Did you talk about the School-Parent Compact with your child's teacher, counselor, or principal?

* 5. Were you invited to a meeting to talk about the school-wide program (SWP)?

* 6. Have you been invited to a parent-teacher conference this year?

* 7. Have you been offered information or suggestions regarding how to help and support your child's learning (e.g. monitoring your child's attendance, TV, homework completion, tutoring)?

* 8. Have you been asked how the school could improve the parent involvement program?

* 9. Were you asked to help design the school's Parent Involvement Policy?

* 10. Do you believe that you have the opportunity to give input regarding school policies?

* 11. Did you receieve student progress reports in a timely fashion?

* 12. Is the information provided to you in these reports understandable?

* 13. Has the school been supportive of your student and willing to help?

* 14. Has the instructional program been a positive experience for your child?

* 15. Has the school provided a variety of learning opportunities for your child?

* 16. Have you been kept well informed of the activities of the school?

* 17. If you answered "no" to any of the above questions, please offer us your suggestions so that we can improve.

* 18. Which would be the best source(s)for you to receive information about our school? Check all that would apply.

* 19. What help could you use that would allow you to attend parent-teacher conferences, parent meetings, and training sessions?