Our mission is to educate all learners to reach their full potential as contributing and productive members of our ever-changing global community.

2018 Survey Results

SURVEY RETURN RATES

STAKEHOLDER GROUP

SURVEY RETURN RATE

Parents

1,741 responses (21%)

Elementary Students (grades 3-5)

652 responses (34%)

Secondary Students (grades 6-12)

3,283 responses (69%)

Certified Staff (employees requiring a license through the MN Department of Education, ie. teachers, principals, superintendent )

390 responses (67%)

Educational Support Staff (all other employees not requiring a certified license, ie. cooks, custodians, secretaries)

185 responses (37%)

HIGHLIGHTS

PARENT SURVEY

  • 91% of parents indicated that their child likes to go to school.
  • 92% of parents feel that their child is receiving quality instruction.
  • 87% of parents indicated that the district is achieving its mission for their child.

STUDENT SURVEYS

  • 98% of elementary students and 92% of secondary students think the adults/teachers in their school believe they can learn and be successful.
  • 95% of elementary students and 84% of secondary students feel cared for or connected to at least one adult in their school.
  • 98% of elementary students and 80% of secondary students indicated that their teachers know how to teach so that they can learn.
  • 96% of elementary students and 82% of secondary students believe the adults are carrying out the district’s mission in their schools.

STAFF SURVEYS

  • 95% of Certified Staff and 92% of Educational Support Staff have a high functioning collaborative working relationship with their colleagues.
  • 93% of Certified Staff and 93% of Educational Support Staff feel they work in an environment that supports innovative ideas and practices.
  • 98% of Certified Staff and 96% of Educational Support Staff are proud to be associated with PLSAS and its brand.