Title I parent Survey

Winston County Schools

Parent Survey


Dear Parent or Guardian:  We are in the process of conducting an evaluation of our parental involvement program, and we would like to know what you think.  Please take a few minutes to complete this survey.  The responses will be used to improve next year’s parental involvement program.  If you have questions about the survey or need assistance completing it, please contact            Shandy Porter                    

at                              205-489-5018 sporter@winstonk12.org                                      .




1.   Do you feel welcome in your child’s school?                                                        ____Yes      ____No


2.   Does your school encourage you to be involved in your child’s education?      ____Yes       ____No


3.   Do you know your school’s academic goals and how you can be involved?      ____Yes       ____No


4.   Did you participate in any of the following activities offered this year?


      ____ Annual Meeting of Title I Parents                       ____ Parent Advisory Committees/Councils

      ____ Title I Program Planning/Evaluation                   ____ Explanation of State Standards/Curriculum

      ____ Development of Parent Involvement Plan           ____ Family Reading/Math Nights

      ____ Development of School-Parent Compact             ____ Observing/Volunteering in the Classroom

      ____ Explanation AYP, School Improvement             ____ Parent-teacher Conferences


      List any additional activities that you would like to see offered:                                                     





5.   Do you know about volunteer work you can do at school?                                                                                                 ____Yes      ____No


6.   Do you know how you can be involved in school planning/review committees?                                                                                        ____Yes      ____No


7.   Do you know what it means to be a Title I School and what your rights are?                                                                                    ____Yes      ____No


8.   Do you know how additional help with reading and/or mathematics is given

      to students through the Title I program?                                                                                    ____Yes      ____No


9.   Do you know what your child should know and be able to do in reading and/or

      mathematics for the grade he/she is in?  (Academic Content Standards)                                                                   ____Yes      ____No


10.   Do you understand your child’s report cards and test scores?                                                                                                                              ____Yes ____No


11.   Does the Title I School-Parent Compact help to remind you about things you

        can do to help your child do better in school?                                                                                    ____Yes      ____No


12.   Title I, of the No Child Left Behind Act of 2001 asks that priority be given to extra help beyond the regular school day.  If free instruction and transportation are provided, would you want your child to attend Title I services after school, before school, weekend school, or summer school? 














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13.   Do you have internet access in your home?                                                    ____Yes       ____No


14.   What is the best way for the school to share information about your child and school activities? 


        ____Telephone        ____ e-Mail      ____Written Notices      ____ Audio/Video Tapes



        ____Other (Specify):                                                     





15.   Can you reach your child’s classroom teacher(s) to discuss your child?                                                                                   ____Yes       ____No


16.   Do you feel that teachers in the school are interested and cooperative when

        you discuss your child’s academic progress and/or other concerns?                                                                                                                             ____Yes ____No


17.   Check any of the following items that would help you attend Title I Activities:


      ____     Evening Meetings   Suggested Time: 

      ____    Transportation Provided

      ____    Child Care Provided

      ____    Calendar of Events Sent Home Regularly

      ____    Reminders Sent Home One Week Before Event

      ____    Different Location Than the School     Suggested Location:

        ____    Other    Specify: 




18.   Did you receive a copy of the following three documents this year:


        •   The District’s Parental Involvement Plan    ____Yes       ____No


        •   Your School’s Parental Involvement Plan    ____Yes                                                                             ____No


        •   The School-Parent Compact                                                                                                                    ____Yes ____No


19.   Do you know about the school’s extra services (for example, counseling,

        and speech therapy)?      ____Yes       ____No


20.   Do you know about the school’s referral program to community services

        outside of the school?  (Such services may be adult literacy programs,

        social services, health services, GED, adult career development, etc.)    ____Yes       ____No                                                                                                                     

21.   Do you have comments/concerns about the Title I Program or the Parental Involvement Program in  your school?








The following data requested is for statistical purposes only:


Grades of children:


        ____Pre-K        ____K         ____1         ____2          ____3          ____4          ____5          ____6


     ____7         ____8         ____9          ____10        ____11        ____12


Race/Ethnicity (Select all applicable):


        ____American Indian or Alaska Native            ____Asian                  ____African American


        ____Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander       ____Hispanic or Latino       ____White



Is your child eligible for the free or reduced-price lunch program?      ____Yes       ____No

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