Perception Survey of Windom Area School District - External Stakeholders

The Windom Area School Board is developing a strategic plan. As part of this process, the School Board is soliciting input from school district residents and staff. The purpose of this perception survey is to provide input on the process of determining what the school district is doing well and areas that might need attention or focus as a part of the strategic planning process. This survey is provided by the Minnesota School Boards Association (MSBA), which is assisting the School Board. The material collected through the survey will help shape the strategic plan priorities. Survey responses are confidential. All responses will be collected and analyzed by MSBA. Please complete this survey by midnight, on Sunday, February 5, 2023. Thank you for your participation.

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* 1. Please select the role that best reflects your connection or interest in the school district. Use only one response.

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* 2. The purpose of this perception survey is to provide input on the process of determining what the school district is doing well and areas that might need attention or focus as a part of the school district's strategic planning process. Please rate each indicator on the level you agree it is currently in place in your school district. Decide the importance of each indicator using the scale provided (SD=Strongly Disagree, D=Disagree, A=Agree, SA=Strongly Agree, DK=Don't Know).

  SD=Strongly Disagree D=Disagree A=Agree SA=Strongly Agree DK=Don't Know
The school district does an excellent job of educating all students.
School district facilities are safe, secure, and well maintained.
I am satisfied with the academic program of the school district.
Overall, I have a positive impression of the school district.
The school district provides good opportunities in career and technical education.
I am satisfied with the school district's budget and use of funds.
I am satisfied with the overall condition of the school district's buildings.
I am satisfied with the overall condition of the school district's athletic facilities and fields.
I am satisfied with the overall condition of the school district's playgrounds and outdoor areas.
I am satisfied with the overall condition of the school district's fine arts facilities.
I am satisfied with the level of communication from the school district.
In general, I am satisfied with the teachers of the school district.
The school district spends its tax dollars effectively and efficiently.
The school board and administration make decisions in the best interest of the district's school children.
In general, I am satisfied with the quality of education provided by the school district.
I would recommend the school district to a family that is searching for a new place to live.
In general, I believe the school district is a place where all members of the school community are included and have a sense of belonging.
The school district provides all students equal access to a challenging curriculum and coursework.

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* 3. During the Strategic Planning process Belief Statements (also known as Value Statements) will be developed for the school. Please share up to 3 values that you hold for the school. Values might include: honesty, integrity, caring relationships, safety, small class sizes, excellent education, fiscal responsibility, community partnerships, etc.

If you would like an additional opportunity for input on the status of the school district, please attend the "External Stakeholder Listening Session."  Contact the School District Office for more information for the exact time and meeting details.

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