* 1. Student Number (We must have this for it to be a valid survey) 

* 2. Has anyone from your child's school or GEAR UP ever spoken with you about college entrance requirements or the courses that your child will need to take in high school in order to prepare for college

* 3. We would like to know if you are aware of the GEAR UP resources available to you and your child. Have you received any of the following Financial Aid services? (Please check all that apply)

* 4. Are you knowledgeable about financial aid and the cost and benefits of your child pursing a college education

* 5. Have you ever spoken with your child about attending college?

* 6. What is the highest level of education you believe your child will achieve? (Please select one)

* 7. Do you think your child could afford to attend a public 4-year college using financial aid, scholarships, and your family's resources?

* 8. Are you involved in school activities or in other ways in your child's education? (Please select one.)

* 9. Mark the top three ways you would like to hear about GEAR UP news and information and about your child's school.

* 10. What services would most benefit your child in helping your child prepare for college? (Mark all that apply)

* 11. Do you have a particular time and space in your home where your child can do homework? 

* 12. Do you use your child's school's online tracking program to review your child's grades and attendance? (PowerSchool, Spark, etc.)

* 13. Do you know someone you can ask if you want to give your child extra help with school work outside of class?

* 14. Do you have enough information about college entrance requirements? 

* 15. Do you know what your child needs to do to get accepted into college?

* 16. Do you have enough information about financial aid to help pay for college?

* 17. How much do you think it costs (tuition and fees only) to attend a four-year public college in your state for a year? 

* 18. If you participated in Meetings(s) with GEAR UP/ school staff during the last school year, how effective was it in helping you assist your child with school work or otherwise preparing your child for college?

* 19. If you participated in GEAR UP/school workshop(s)/ informational meeting(s) during the last school year, how effective was it in helping you assist your child with school work or otherwise preparing your child for college?

* 20. If you participated in financial assessment of your qualifications for grants, scholarships, and other opportunities during the last school year, how effective was it in helping you assist your child with school work or otherwise preparing your child for college?

* 21. If you participated in home visit(s) by GEAR UP/school staff during the last school year, how effective was it in helping you assist your child with school work or otherwise preparing your child for college?

* 22. If you participated in meetings with an academic counselor during the last school year, how effective was it in helping you assist your child with school work or otherwise preparing your child for college?

* 23. For each parent/step-parent/guardian, which best describes the highest level of of education? (Parent/ guardian 1)

* 24. For each parent/step-parent/guardian, which best describes the highest level of of education? (Parent/ guardian 2)

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