School Survey Toolkit:
Check out your school's response rates
Are you curious about your school's response rates? Check back soon to see how your school is doing each week.
January 11: School survey window opens for staff. Staff will receive a link to complete the School Survey via their City Schools email address. If a staff member accidentally deletes and/or misplaces the survey link, please email firstname.lastname@example.org to request another.January 14: Student and parent surveys (hard copy) arrive in schoolsJanuary 19: School survey window opens for students and parents; online versions of staff and parent surveys availableJanuary 25 to March 7: School leaders receive regular updates on response ratesMarch 7: School survey window closesLate May: Results shared with schools
New! Both parents and students can take the survey online. Find the URLs for online surveys in the survey materials delivered to schools. And for English learners and their parents, the online survey is available in Spanish, Nepali, French, Arabic and Chinese (simplified).As was the case last year, there are target response rates for students, parents and staff at each school. School leaders should also note that, in order to receive your school's survey data once they are compiled, minimum response rates of 30-percent for students and staff, and 10-percent of parents must be obtained. More about the response rate targets can be found in this presentation prepared for survey coordinators. The presentation includes general information about several surveys administered at City Schools, along with specific information about the school survey. This guidance also includes both general survey information and details specific to administering the school survey.
To encourage parents to complete the survey, the district office is providing the following: