Alleghany County Public Schools Community Survey .

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Alleghany County Public Schools Community Survey. Overview of Methodology and Findings. Conducted by: The Virginia Tech Center for Survey Research. Methodology. Random Sampling Design Survey Instrument Dates of Administration: 12/1/05 through 1/6/06 Survey Pre-test
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Alleghany County Public Schools Community Survey Overview of Methodology and Findings Conducted by: The Virginia Tech Center for Survey Research

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Methodology Random Sampling Design Survey Instrument Dates of Administration: 12/1/05 through 1/6/06 Survey Pre-test Survey Administration Via Telephone 738 Completed Interviews Sampling Error: ± 3.58 Percent Survey Length: 12.3 Minute Average

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Respondent Demographic Profile Years Lived in Alleghany County Attended Alleghany Schools Children Attending Alleghany Schools Age Race Highest Level of Formal Education Income

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Respondent Grading of Schools in Alleghany County and in the U.S.

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Citizen Opinions Regarding Selected Alleghany County Schools Funding Issues

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Perceptions of Alleghany County Schools\' Civic Impact

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Citizen Ratings of Alleghany County Public Schools

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Citizen Ratings of Alleghany Schools\' Efforts to Educate Students

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Responses Related to Alleghany County Schools\' Communication 71 percent of natives rate the adequacy of Alleghany County Schools at speaking with the group positively (reactions of "incredible" and \'great\') 81 percent of guardians with youngsters in Alleghany County Schools as of now rate the correspondence from the schools with guardians positively (reactions of "fabulous" and \'great\') Sources of data about schools refered to by guardians: composed correspondence from schools (53%), instructors (51%), kids (48%), nearby news media (28%), companions/family/neighbors (26%), "other" sources (18%), site (3%)

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Selected Responses From Parents of Children Currently Attending Alleghany Schools 86% of guardians rate the scholarly projects gave to their kids by Alleghany Schools positively (reactions of "brilliant" and \'great\') 76% of guardians rate the conveyance of additional curricular projects, (for example, sports, music projects, and clubs) positively (reactions of "superb" and \'great\') 72% of guardians say they feel \'exceptionally welcome\' at their kids\' school, with 25% saying they feel \'to some degree welcome\' half of guardians report that they volunteer in some limit with the schools in Alleghany County

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Citizen Opinions Regarding Importance of Alleghany County Investing in Building New High School Facilities

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Selected Responses Regarding Possible Alternatives For Improving Alleghany County High School Facilities 53% of respondents chose \'new development\' as the most fitting option for Alleghany High School 21% of respondents chose \'another option\' for Alleghany High School (numerous respondents refered to union as the other option) 17% of respondents chose "redesign" as the suitable option for Alleghany High School Among respondents who chose upgrades/new development as proper options for Alleghany High School, 80% concurred (\'unequivocally\' or \'fairly\') with the announcement "the group ought to will to give up or trade off on different projects and administrations to finish this undertaking" 3% of respondents said that nothing ought to be done and that Alleghany High School ought to stay as it seems to be

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Citizen Opinions Regarding the Consolidation of Alleghany County and Covington Schools

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Citizen Opinions Regarding the Future of Alleghany County Schools Citizen Opinions on Important Issues Facing Alleghany Schools in Next Few Years Citizen Suggestions for Future Improvements for Alleghany County Schools Respondent Agreement With the Statement "The schools in Alleghany County are continuing in the right heading"

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Final Comments and Questions

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