With support from the National Conference of State Legislatures (NCSL), the New Mexico Out-of-School Time Network (NMOST) is conducting a survey to gather information from out-of-school time (OST) providers concerning their program successes and barriers throughout New Mexico. OST programs are sets of activities that are implemented outside regular school hours, on weekends or during summer/holiday breaks. Eligible OST programs for this survey can be offered by a variety of organizations, including: school-based, non-profit, faith-based, and civic or government organizations.

Your responses to this survey will help capture data on existing OST programs offered in New Mexico. With your help we can map OST assets and gaps in or state and share voices from the field.  The results will be included in a summary report and disseminated to OST provider organizations, school districts and policymakers.

Please take a few minutes complete the survey below, which provides some basic information about your organization and the OST program(s) you offer (one survey per organization). 

We also ask that you provide more detailed information about your organization, programs and locations by adding or updating your profile in the SHARE New Mexico Resource Directory.

We need you to complete this survey by January 15, 2018.  If you have any questions, please contact May Sagbakken, NMOST Executive Director,  at msagbakken@explora.us.

Thank you for taking time to participate in this survey. 

* 1. Person completing this survey

* 2. Organizational information

* 3. Is your organization

* 4. Taking all your out-of-school time (OST) programming into account

* 5. Briefly summarize your OST programming, including information about your site location(s), partnerships and demographics.

* 6. What area(s) does your organization serve with OST programming  (designate county, city, school boundary, etc.)?

* 7. What is the duration of your program(s)? (check all that apply)

* 8. What activities are offered? (check all that apply)

* 9. Do participants receive food at no cost?  (check all that apply)

* 10. Estimated number of children and youth served per calendar year

* 11. Grades served (check all that apply)

* 12. Taking all your out-of-school time (OST) programming into account, what percentage of participants are

* 13. Special needs served (check all that apply)

* 14. Do you have a wait list for your program(s)?

* 15. Documentation required (check all that apply)

* 16. Cost/payment options (check all that apply)

* 17. What are the three greatest challenges facing your OST programming? (choose top 3)

* 18. Despite these challenges, please share a story illustrating how your programs contribute to student success.

* 19. Does your organization use tools to measure impact on program participants?

* 20. Is there anything else you want to share with us?

Thank you for providing your information. Don't forget to add or update your profile in the SHARE New Mexico Resource Directory at ShareNM.org/search

The mission of NMOST is to create, strengthen and sustain a statewide system of support for quality out-of-school time programs in New Mexico. For more information go to www.nmost.org