* 1. Gender

* 2. Oldest child’s grade in this school.

* 3. I attended Open House in September.

* 4. I utilize the Parent Portal to monitor my child’s progress.

* 5. Our school has established goals and a plan for improved student learning.

* 6. Our school’s governing body (Board of Education) operates responsibly and functions effectively.

* 7. Our school has high expectations for students in all classes.

* 8. Our school communicates effectively about the school’s goals and activities.

* 9. Our school provides opportunities for stakeholders (parents, students, community members) to be involved in the school.

* 10. All of my child’s teachers use a variety of teaching strategies and learning activities.

* 11. All of my child’s teachers meet his or her learning needs by individualizing instruction.

* 12. All of my child’s teachers help me to understand my child’s progress through a variety of means, such as progress reports, report cards, conferences, phone calls/emails.

* 13. My child knows the expectations for learning in all classes.

* 14. My child is given multiple assessments to measure his or her understanding of what was taught.

* 15. My child has up to date computers and other technology to learn at school.

* 16. My child has access to support services based on his or her identified needs.

* 17. Our school provides a safe learning environment.

* 18. Our school provides students with access to a variety of information resources to support their learning.

* 19. Our school provides opportunities for students to participate in activities that interest them.

* 20. Our school ensures that the facilities support student learning.

* 21. My child is prepared for success in the next school year.

* 22. I feel my child’s teachers are accessible and responsive to my needs as a parent/guardian.

* 23. The administration is accessible and responsive to my needs as a parent/guardian.

* 24. I feel welcome when I visit my child’s school.

* 25. My child feels safe at school.

* 26. I am aware of the #bestmeicanbe anti-bullying initiative at Carter Middle School, which was started last year and continues this year (including Motivation Monday lessons).

* 27. I feel my input is valued by the staff and leadership at Carter.

* 28. I feel the administrative leadership at Carter is effective in creating an environment conducive for learning.

* 29. My overall experience with Carter has been positive.

* 30. What do you like best about Carter?

* 31. What do you like least about Carter?

* 32. What suggestions do you have that would improve Carter?

* 33. Enter the completion code listed below and sign where indicated on the Drawing Entry Ticket that your student was given at school. Have your student return it to the office by 2/2/18 for your child to be entered into a drawing to win a gift certificate to a local athletic shoe store.

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