Thank you for taking the time to participate in the Title I Fall Parent Questionnaire. We appreciate your willingness to share your input in an effort to improve the parent engagement activities at our school and in our school system. The survey should take approximately 10 minutes to complete and all of your answers will be confidential and anonymous. If you have more than one student in the Griffin-Spalding County School System, please only take the survey once. Again, thank you for participating!

What school does your student attend? If you have more than one student enrolled in GSCS, please check all that apply.

What grade is your student in? If you have more than one student enrolled in GSCS, please check all that apply.

Please indicate if you have a student enrolled in any of the following programs:

Do you believe that your student was adequately prepared to transition into his/her new grade level this school year?

Are you aware of what your child is expected to understand in all subject areas?

How important are the following statements to you?

  Very Important Important Somewhat Important Unimportant
Talking openly with my student's teacher(s)
Talking openly with my student's principal
Being well-informed about what my student is doing at school
Feeling welcome in the school building
Being confident that my student will receive quality instruction
Being confident that the school is providing a safe environment
School appears clean and inviting
School has a good relationship with the community
School provides positive experiences for parents and students

Where do you get most of your information about the school?

Which of the following communication methods would be most effective in giving you information regarding school/district parent involvement activities? Please check all that apply.

How effective do you think each of the following will be toward improving communications between your family and the school?

  Good Fair Poor
Open House
Parent-teacher Conferences
PTA/PTO Meetings
School newsletter
Automated Phone Calls (ParentLink)

How well do you feel your child's school provides parents with opportunities to share feedback and ideas regarding the school's parental involvement program and activities?

How well does your child's school encourage you to play a role in the school improvement planning process?

What are the best ways for you to provide input regarding your child's school? Please check all that apply.

Do you plan to volunteer in any of the following areas this year? Please check all that apply.

As a parent, do you have trouble with any of the following?

  Yes Sometimes No
Helping with homework
Attending school functions
Meeting with teachers
Dealing with my child's problems
Motivating my child academically

Are you interested in attending any workshops, classes or programs on how parents can help children have more academic success?

Which of the following workshop topics appeal most to you in relation to your child's education?

Which location would be most convenient for you to attend a parent meeting/workshop? Please check all that apply.

Which days are best for you to attend a parent workshop/program? Please check all that apply.

What time is best for you to attend a parent workshop/program? Please check all that apply.

Would availability of the following aid you in attending a parent workshop/program? Please check all that apply.

Do you plan to use the school or district Parent Resource Center this year?

How do you feel school-level Title I parent involvement funds should be spent?

Do you have access to mobile or home internet?

Would you like to receive the Family 411 (the district-wide parent involvement newsletter) via e-mail?

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