Parent-Caregiver Survey

Tracy Area Public School district is conducting a comprehensive needs assessment in order to develop its achievement integration program.  This survey is required by the Minnesota Department of Education to fulfill requirements in order to receive achievement and integration dollars.  This survey is being distributed to collect data on equitable practices. Survey results will remain completely anonymous. Survey data will be combined with other data to make summative conclusions and will inform how your district's achievement integration program will be developed. Please take 10 minutes to complete the following questions about yourself and the district. Thank you for your time.

* 1. Please indicate which school you are providing feedback about in this survey.

* 2. Which of the following options best describe how you identify your race and/or ethnicity?

* 3. Which of the following options best describes how you identify your gender?

* 4. Do you identify as an individual with a disability?

* 5. Is English your first language?

* 6. How true is each of the following statements for you and/or your school?

  Not at All True Somewhat True Mostly True True Very True
I feel respected and supported in and by my school.
The climate in my school is safe and positive for everyone.
I can express my feelings, desires and opinions in my school without fear of retaliation.
My voice and perspectives are valued and treated with dignity in my school.
I  have opportunities to contribute to school-wide rules, norms and expectations.
The school is organized and set up  so that I can access all facilities with ease.

* 7. Please indicate how frequently each of the following occurs.

  Never Rarely Occasionally Frequently Very Frequently
I participate  in meetings to inform decisions about school policies and practices.
I am provided data and reports about the school's performance.
I am provided with data about how my child/ren are doing in school.
I participate in meetings and/or events to discuss data about the school.
I have opportunities to provide feedback about the school to school leaders.
I participate in school hosted events and/or activities.
I see representatives from the school at events in my community.

* 8. How true is each of the following statements for you and your school?

  Not At All True Somewhat True Mostly True True Very True Unsure
Locations in my community are used by the school for programs, events and instruction.
I see information about my community and its history in the school building.
My child/ren's teacher regularly gathers information about my child/ren and our family.
My school provides enough opportunities for parents and caregivers to connect with educators.
The school does a good job of communicating with parents and caregivers.
I am well informed about what is happening at the school.
Information about school events and activities is provided in a variety of languages.
School events and activities are easy for me to access and attend.
I regularly participate in school events and activities.

* 9. Please indicate which, if any, of the following factors prevent you from participating in school events and activities.  (Select  all that apply)