* 1. Teachers and staff at my child's school consider it a safe place.

* 2. Teachers and staff at my child's school consider it an orderly place.

* 3. My child's school has clear and specific rules and procedures in place.

* 4. Teachers, staff and my child know the emergency management procedures for the school.

* 5. Teachers, staff and my child know how to implement the emergency management procedures for the school.

* 6. Teachers, staff and my child have practiced implementing emergency management procedures for specific incidents (for example:  tornado, fire and lockdown drills.

* 7. My child's school is a safe place.

* 8. My child's school is an orderly place.

* 9. I am aware of the rules and procedures in place at my child's school.

* 10. My child's school uses social media and/or messaging to reporting bullying or other incidents anonymously.

* 11. My child's school has a system that allows school leaders to communicate with me about issues regarding school safety (for example, an all call system).

* 12. The leaders at my child's school coordinate with local law enforcement agencies regarding school safety issues.

* 13. The leaders at my child's school engage the community and me regarding school safety issues.

* 14. Teachers help make important decisions at my child's school.

* 15. Specific groups of teachers provide input regarding specific decisions at my child's school.

* 16. At my child's school, teachers who teach the same subject use the same exams, quizzes and tests.

* 17. Teams of teachers at my child's school look at student achievement data to figure out how to improve students' learning.

* 18. The leaders of my child's school ask teachers for their opinions about how the school should function.

* 19. The leaders of my child's school ask for my opinion about how the school should function.

* 20. My child's school has an interactive website.

* 21. I visit my child's school website often.

* 22. The leaders and teachers at my child's school use social networking technologies (such as, FaceBook, Twitter, Schoology) to involve students, parents and community.

* 23. The leaders at my child's school conduct focus group meetings with students, parents and community.

* 24. The leaders at my child's school acknowledge and celebrate individual accomplishments, teacher-team or department accomplishments, and whole school accomplishments in a variety of way. (Examples:  website, celebrations, newsletters, social media)

* 25. The teachers at my child's school have adequate materials and time to teach effectively.

* 26. The leaders of my child's school manage time to maximize a focus on instruction.

* 27. The leaders of my child's school direct the use of technology to improve teaching and learning.

* 28. Please add comments, suggestions or concerns regarding a safe and collaborative environment.  

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