Introduction

The East Meadow Board of Education has formed a Strategic Planning Leadership Committee, comprised of a broad representation of the school district's stakeholders.  The committee's purpose is to formulate the process for establishing measurable goals to improve the school district over five years, beginning with the 2020-2021 school year.

As a first step, the Committee is requesting your assistance by completing this survey with respect to the priority areas which should be addressed through the strategic planning process.  The Committee intends to solicit input from all those in the East Meadow school community.  PLEASE COMPLETE THIS BRIEF SURVEY BEFORE NOVEMBER 8, 2019.  Your responses will be anonymous.

Thank you for taking the time to help plan a successful future for the East Meadow schools and their students.

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* 1. Please tell us about YOU and about your current affiliations with the East Meadow School District? (Check ALL that apply to you.)

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* 2. For how many years have you lived/worked in the East Meadow School District?

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* 3. What attracted you to live/work in the East MeadowSchool District?

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* 4. The following are factors which are generally associated with high performing school districts.  If you feel you know, to what extent do you agree that these are true of the East Meadow school district (EM)?

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EM is a district where people in all geographic areas of the district feel equally valued and respected
EM is a district that embraces diversity
EM is a district which offers students opportunities to achieve life skills as well as academic 
EM keeps the community informed about school district issues in a timely fashion
EM provides assistance for students who are struggling to achieve
EM offers students and staff quality facilities in which to learn and work
EM programs support the social and emotional needs of the students
EM manages its finances in a responsible manner
EM has high expectations for all students
EM is a district where I feel welcome to offer my opinion or concerns
EM is a district which places students in academic settings where they can find success
EM is a district with students who generally demonstrate good social skills
EM offers a broad curriculum beyond the basic academic skills
EM keeps parents well-informed on their children's achievement in a timely fashion
EM is a district where the employees are reflective of the diversity of the EM community itself
EM offers students and staff a safe and secure environment in which to learn and work
EM is a district where people at different schools and levels work effectively together
EM provides appropriate financial support for a quality school program
EM class size is appropriate
EM hires employees based upon excellence
EM teachers are available to students to provide extra help when needed
EM provides students with current and appropriate instructional technology

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* 5. In your view, what improvements, if any,  should be sought through the Strategic Plan for the following areas?

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