Result Details

Kentucky (89.32% responded)
Fayette Co. (89.42% responded)
Kentucky Elementary School (91.83% responded)
Maxwell Elem (95.00% responded)

 

Time

Q2.1 Please rate how strongly you agree or disagree with the following statements about the use of time in your school.
      Strongly disagree
      Disagree
      Agree
      Strongly agree
n = number of responses
dk = number of "don't know" responses


a. Class sizes are reasonable such that teachers have the time available to meet the needs of all students.
Kentucky
n = 44607 / dk = 230
 
 
 
 

7%
24%
45%
25%
Fayette Co.
n = 2954 / dk = 34
 
 
 
 

11%
31%
41%
17%
Kentucky Elementary School
n = 22822 / dk = 121
 
 
 
 

6%
23%
46%
25%
Maxwell Elem
n = 37 / dk = 1
 
 
 
 

3
11%
38%
49%

b. Teachers have time available to collaborate with colleagues.
Kentucky
n = 44476 / dk = 250
 
 
 
 

5%
18%
49%
29%
Fayette Co.
n = 2953 / dk = 30
 
 
 
 

7%
24%
47%
22%
Kentucky Elementary School
n = 22747 / dk = 135
 
 
 
 

4
16%
51%
30%
Maxwell Elem
n = 38
 
 
 
 

3
11%
45%
42%

c. Teachers are allowed to focus on educating students with minimal interruptions
Kentucky
n = 44359 / dk = 251
 
 
 
 

5%
19%
50%
26%
Fayette Co.
n = 2945 / dk = 29
 
 
 
 

8%
24%
47%
21%
Kentucky Elementary School
n = 22691 / dk = 143
 
 
 
 

4%
17%
51%
28%
Maxwell Elem
n = 38
 
 
 
 

3
8%
37%
53%

d. The non-instructional time provided for teachers in my school is sufficient.
Kentucky
n = 44200 / dk = 472
 
 
 
 

6%
22%
50%
22%
Fayette Co.
n = 2909 / dk = 60
 
 
 
 

9%
27%
46%
17%
Kentucky Elementary School
n = 22593 / dk = 260
 
 
 
 

5%
21%
52%
22%
Maxwell Elem
n = 36 / dk = 2
 
 
 
 

6%
14%
47%
33%

e. Efforts are made to minimize the amount of routine paperwork teachers are required to do.
Kentucky
n = 43989 / dk = 710
 
 
 
 

12%
26%
43%
19%
Fayette Co.
n = 2904 / dk = 73
 
 
 
 

17%
29%
39%
15%
Kentucky Elementary School
n = 22517 / dk = 360
 
 
 
 

11%
27%
43%
18%
Maxwell Elem
n = 37 / dk = 1
 
 
 
 

11%
14%
30%
46%

f. Teachers have sufficient instructional time to meet the needs of all students.
Kentucky
n = 44278 / dk = 368
 
 
 
 

4%
21%
53%
22%
Fayette Co.
n = 2931 / dk = 43
 
 
 
 

7%
27%
49%
16%
Kentucky Elementary School
n = 22635 / dk = 201
 
 
 
 

4
21%
53%
21%
Maxwell Elem
n = 38
 
 
 

21%
58%
21%

g. Teachers are protected from duties that interfere with their essential role of educating students.
Kentucky
n = 44032 / dk = 632
 
 
 
 

5%
17%
52%
26%
Fayette Co.
n = 2916 / dk = 63
 
 
 
 

8%
22%
50%
20%
Kentucky Elementary School
n = 22535 / dk = 311
 
 
 
 

4%
15%
53%
29%
Maxwell Elem
n = 37 / dk = 1
 
 
 
 

3
11%
32%
54%

Q2.2 In an average week, how much time do you devote to the following activities during the school day (i.e., time for which you are under contract to be at the school)?
      None
      Less than or equal to 1 hour
      More than 1 hour but less than or equal to 3 hours
      More than 3 hours but less than or equal to 5 hours
      More than 5 hours but less than or equal to 10 hours
      More than 10 hours
n = number of responses


a. Individual planning time
Kentucky
n = 39556
 
 
 
 
 
 

2
22%
25%
35%
14%
2
Fayette Co.
n = 2537
 
 
 
 
 
 

1
21%
27%
30%
17%
3
Kentucky Elementary School
n = 20258
 
 
 
 
 
 

1
23%
26%
36%
11%
2
Maxwell Elem
n = 33
 
 
 
 
 

3
12%
24%
42%
18%

b. Collaborative planning time
Kentucky
n = 39489
 
 
 
 
 
 

12%
42%
31%
12%
3
0
Fayette Co.
n = 2530
 
 
 
 
 
 

12%
41%
33%
11%
3
1
Kentucky Elementary School
n = 20232
 
 
 
 
 
 

8%
42%
33%
14%
3
0
Maxwell Elem
n = 32
 
 
 
 
 

3
22%
37%
28%
9%

c. Supervisory duties
Kentucky
n = 39325
 
 
 
 
 
 

8%
46%
31%
9%
4
1
Fayette Co.
n = 2520
 
 
 
 
 
 

9%
43%
33%
11%
4
1
Kentucky Elementary School
n = 20114
 
 
 
 
 
 

10%
44%
32%
10%
4
1
Maxwell Elem
n = 32
 
 
 
 
 

22%
25%
41%
6%
6%

d. Required committee and/or staff meetings
Kentucky
n = 39182
 
 
 
 
 
 

3
50%
40%
5%
1
0
Fayette Co.
n = 2514
 
 
 
 
 
 

2
33%
55%
9%
1
0
Kentucky Elementary School
n = 20058
 
 
 
 
 
 

2
49%
42%
5%
1
0
Maxwell Elem
n = 31
 
 
 

35%
48%
16%

e. Completing required administrative paperwork
Kentucky
n = 39212
 
 
 
 
 
 

4
42%
37%
12%
4%
1
Fayette Co.
n = 2504
 
 
 
 
 
 

3
40%
39%
12%
4
2
Kentucky Elementary School
n = 20072
 
 
 
 
 
 

4
41%
38%
12%
4%
1
Maxwell Elem
n = 32
 
 
 
 
 

3
28%
44%
12%
12%

f. Preparing for/participating in the teacher evaluation process?
Kentucky
n = 39336
 
 
 
 
 
 

6%
49%
32%
9%
3
1
Fayette Co.
n = 2509
 
 
 
 
 
 

4
35%
40%
13%
6%
2
Kentucky Elementary School
n = 20137
 
 
 
 
 
 

6%
48%
33%
9%
3
1
Maxwell Elem
n = 32
 
 
 
 
 
 

3
6%
56%
12%
12%
9%

g. Communicating with parents/guardians and/or the community
Kentucky
n = 39506
 
 
 
 
 
 

2
50%
39%
8%
2
1
Fayette Co.
n = 2528
 
 
 
 
 
 

1
44%
42%
10%
2
1
Kentucky Elementary School
n = 20227
 
 
 
 
 
 

1
48%
41%
8%
2
0
Maxwell Elem
n = 30
 
 
 
 
 

33%
40%
20%
3
3

h. Addressing student discipline issues
Kentucky
n = 39477
 
 
 
 
 
 

4
57%
27%
8%
3
1
Fayette Co.
n = 2536
 
 
 
 
 
 

4
50%
32%
9%
4
1
Kentucky Elementary School
n = 20204
 
 
 
 
 
 

4
56%
28%
8%
3
1
Maxwell Elem
n = 31
 
 
 
 
 

3
61%
19%
13%
3

i. Professional development
Kentucky
n = 39130
 
 
 
 
 
 

13%
59%
20%
4%
1
2
Fayette Co.
n = 2526
 
 
 
 
 
 

14%
60%
20%
4
1
2
Kentucky Elementary School
n = 20030
 
 
 
 
 
 

12%
60%
21%
4%
1
2
Maxwell Elem
n = 29
 
 
 
 
 
 

7%
38%
34%
14%
3
3

j. Preparation for required federal, state, and local assessments
Kentucky
n = 39327
 
 
 
 
 
 

6%
31%
32%
16%
9%
7%
Fayette Co.
n = 2528
 
 
 
 
 
 

8%
37%
33%
13%
6%
3
Kentucky Elementary School
n = 20114
 
 
 
 
 
 

6%
29%
32%
16%
9%
8%
Maxwell Elem
n = 31
 
 
 
 
 
 

13%
35%
26%
13%
10%
3

k. Delivery of assessments
Kentucky
n = 39479
 
 
 
 
 
 

3
31%
46%
14%
5%
2
Fayette Co.
n = 2528
 
 
 
 
 
 

4%
35%
43%
12%
3
1
Kentucky Elementary School
n = 20230
 
 
 
 
 
 

3
28%
49%
15%
4%
2
Maxwell Elem
n = 31
 
 
 
 
 

3
26%
48%
19%
3

l. Utilizing results of assessments
Kentucky
n = 39392
 
 
 
 
 
 

3
31%
44%
15%
5%
2
Fayette Co.
n = 2526
 
 
 
 
 
 

4
34%
43%
13%
4%
2
Kentucky Elementary School
n = 20171
 
 
 
 
 
 

2
28%
47%
16%
5%
2
Maxwell Elem
n = 32
 
 
 
 
 
 

6%
22%
34%
25%
6%
6%

Q2.3 In an average week of teaching, how many hours do you spend on school-related activities outside the regular school work day (before or after school, and/or on weekends)?
      None
      Less than or equal to 1 hour
      More than 1 hour but less than or equal to 3 hours
      More than 3 hours but less than or equal to 5 hours
      More than 5 hours but less than or equal to 10 hours
      More than 10 hours
n = number of responses
Kentucky
n = 39701
 
 
 
 
 
 

1
5%
19%
24%
27%
23%
Fayette Co.
n = 2545
 
 
 
 
 
 

1
3
16%
22%
29%
29%
Kentucky Elementary School
n = 20327
 
 
 
 
 
 

1
5%
19%
25%
27%
23%
Maxwell Elem
n = 33
 
 
 
 
 
 

3
9%
15%
12%
48%
12%

 

Facilities and Resources

Q3.1 Please rate how strongly you agree or disagree with the following statements about your school facilities and resources.
      Strongly disagree
      Disagree
      Agree
      Strongly agree
n = number of responses
dk = number of "don't know" responses


a. Teachers have sufficient access to appropriate instructional materials.
Kentucky
n = 44526 / dk = 280
 
 
 
 

3
14%
52%
31%
Fayette Co.
n = 2943 / dk = 39
 
 
 
 

4%
16%
53%
26%
Kentucky Elementary School
n = 22792 / dk = 140
 
 
 
 

3
12%
51%
35%
Maxwell Elem
n = 37 / dk = 1
 
 
 

14%
41%
46%

b. Teachers have sufficient access to instructional technology, including computers, printers, software and internet access.
Kentucky
n = 44492 / dk = 186
 
 
 
 

4%
14%
46%
36%
Fayette Co.
n = 2957 / dk = 19
 
 
 
 

4%
15%
48%
32%
Kentucky Elementary School
n = 22792 / dk = 90
 
 
 
 

3
12%
47%
39%
Maxwell Elem
n = 38
 
 

34%
66%

c. Teachers have sufficient support to use effectively the state-approved electronic platform (i.e., CIITS, EDS).
Kentucky
n = 43858 / dk = 848
 
 
 
 

3
13%
56%
28%
Fayette Co.
n = 2870 / dk = 103
 
 
 
 

3
16%
57%
24%
Kentucky Elementary School
n = 22454 / dk = 427
 
 
 
 

2
11%
57%
30%
Maxwell Elem
n = 38
 
 
 
 

3
8%
42%
47%

d. Teachers have access to reliable communication technology, including phones, faxes and email.
Kentucky
n = 44417 / dk = 252
 
 
 
 

1
3
49%
47%
Fayette Co.
n = 2939 / dk = 33
 
 
 
 

1
2
51%
46%
Kentucky Elementary School
n = 22733 / dk = 123
 
 
 
 

1
3
48%
49%
Maxwell Elem
n = 38
 
 
 

3
24%
74%

e. Teachers have sufficient access to office equipment and supplies such as copy machines, paper, pens, etc.
Kentucky
n = 44463 / dk = 216
 
 
 
 

3
11%
48%
38%
Fayette Co.
n = 2955 / dk = 17
 
 
 
 

6%
15%
48%
31%
Kentucky Elementary School
n = 22762 / dk = 107
 
 
 
 

3
10%
47%
40%
Maxwell Elem
n = 37
 
 
 
 

5%
5%
27%
62%

f. Teachers have sufficient access to a broad range of professional support personnel.
Kentucky
n = 44299 / dk = 409
 
 
 
 

2
11%
55%
32%
Fayette Co.
n = 2932 / dk = 43
 
 
 
 

3
14%
55%
28%
Kentucky Elementary School
n = 22711 / dk = 169
 
 
 
 

2
10%
54%
35%
Maxwell Elem
n = 37 / dk = 1
 
 
 

8%
51%
41%

g. The school environment is clean and well maintained.
Kentucky
n = 44331 / dk = 479
 
 
 
 

3
10%
43%
43%
Fayette Co.
n = 2932 / dk = 49
 
 
 
 

3
9%
42%
47%
Kentucky Elementary School
n = 22689 / dk = 248
 
 
 
 

3
10%
42%
45%
Maxwell Elem
n = 38
 
 
 
 

13%
21%
37%
29%

h. Teachers have adequate space to work productively.
Kentucky
n = 44243 / dk = 334
 
 
 
 

2
8%
50%
40%
Fayette Co.
n = 2920 / dk = 41
 
 
 
 

3
10%
52%
35%
Kentucky Elementary School
n = 22621 / dk = 177
 
 
 
 

2
7%
49%
42%
Maxwell Elem
n = 36
 
 
 

14%
36%
50%

i. The physical environment of classrooms in this school supports teaching and learning.
Kentucky
n = 44166 / dk = 359
 
 
 
 

2
7%
49%
41%
Fayette Co.
n = 2912 / dk = 48
 
 
 
 

2
8%
53%
37%
Kentucky Elementary School
n = 22599 / dk = 197
 
 
 
 

2
5%
47%
46%
Maxwell Elem
n = 38
 
 
 

5%
47%
47%

j. The reliability and speed of Internet connections in this school are sufficient to support instructional practices.
Kentucky
n = 44453 / dk = 270
 
 
 
 

5%
15%
50%
30%
Fayette Co.
n = 2945 / dk = 29
 
 
 
 

3
12%
54%
31%
Kentucky Elementary School
n = 22749 / dk = 136
 
 
 
 

4%
14%
50%
32%
Maxwell Elem
n = 38
 
 
 

5%
45%
50%

 

Community Support and Involvement

Q4.1 Please rate how strongly you agree or disagree with the following statements about community support and involvement in your school.
      Strongly disagree
      Disagree
      Agree
      Strongly agree
n = number of responses
dk = number of "don't know" responses


a. Parents/guardians are influential decision makers in this school.
Kentucky
n = 42742 / dk = 1932
 
 
 
 

4%
22%
57%
17%
Fayette Co.
n = 2858 / dk = 121
 
 
 
 

6%
23%
51%
20%
Kentucky Elementary School
n = 22161 / dk = 701
 
 
 
 

3
19%
58%
19%
Maxwell Elem
n = 37 / dk = 1
 
 
 

3
59%
38%

b. This school maintains clear, two-way communication with the community.
Kentucky
n = 43640 / dk = 901
 
 
 
 

2
9%
61%
29%
Fayette Co.
n = 2902 / dk = 67
 
 
 
 

2
10%
58%
29%
Kentucky Elementary School
n = 22445 / dk = 347
 
 
 
 

1
6%
59%
34%
Maxwell Elem
n = 35 / dk = 3
 
 

46%
54%

c. This school does a good job of encouraging parent/guardian involvement.
Kentucky
n = 43922 / dk = 678
 
 
 
 

2
9%
54%
35%
Fayette Co.
n = 2936 / dk = 36
 
 
 
 

2
10%
51%
38%
Kentucky Elementary School
n = 22598 / dk = 211
 
 
 
 

1
6%
50%
42%
Maxwell Elem
n = 36 / dk = 2
 
 

47%
53%

d. Teachers provide parents/guardians with useful information about student learning.
Kentucky
n = 43936 / dk = 679
 
 
 
 

1
4%
58%
37%
Fayette Co.
n = 2910 / dk = 61
 
 
 
 

1
4%
57%
38%
Kentucky Elementary School
n = 22591 / dk = 243
 
 
 
 

0
2
52%
46%
Maxwell Elem
n = 37 / dk = 1
 
 

35%
65%

e. Parents/guardians know what is going on in this school.
Kentucky
n = 43386 / dk = 1247
 
 
 
 

2
11%
56%
31%
Fayette Co.
n = 2879 / dk = 92
 
 
 
 

2
14%
55%
29%
Kentucky Elementary School
n = 22460 / dk = 385
 
 
 
 

1
7%
53%
39%
Maxwell Elem
n = 37 / dk = 1
 
 

38%
62%

f. Parents/guardians support teachers, contributing to their success with students.
Kentucky
n = 43613 / dk = 893
 
 
 
 

4%
20%
58%
18%
Fayette Co.
n = 2878 / dk = 76
 
 
 
 

5%
22%
55%
18%
Kentucky Elementary School
n = 22445 / dk = 329
 
 
 
 

3
18%
58%
22%
Maxwell Elem
n = 37
 
 

54%
46%

g. Community members support teachers, contributing to their success with students.
Kentucky
n = 42751 / dk = 1855
 
 
 
 

2
13%
63%
22%
Fayette Co.
n = 2834 / dk = 132
 
 
 
 

3
16%
59%
22%
Kentucky Elementary School
n = 22066 / dk = 751
 
 
 
 

2
10%
62%
26%
Maxwell Elem
n = 36 / dk = 1
 
 
 

3
50%
47%

h. The community we serve is supportive of this school.
Kentucky
n = 43176 / dk = 1432
 
 
 
 

2
11%
59%
28%
Fayette Co.
n = 2853 / dk = 113
 
 
 
 

3
14%
57%
26%
Kentucky Elementary School
n = 22229 / dk = 588
 
 
 
 

1
8%
58%
32%
Maxwell Elem
n = 36 / dk = 2
 
 
 

3
42%
56%

 

Managing Student Conduct

Q5.1 Please rate how strongly you agree or disagree with the following statements about managing student conduct in your school.
      Strongly disagree
      Disagree
      Agree
      Strongly agree
n = number of responses
dk = number of "don't know" responses


a. Students at this school understand expectations for their conduct.
Kentucky
n = 44465 / dk = 128
 
 
 
 

3
8%
52%
38%
Fayette Co.
n = 2956 / dk = 17
 
 
 
 

4%
10%
51%
34%
Kentucky Elementary School
n = 22763 / dk = 56
 
 
 
 

1
6%
49%
44%
Maxwell Elem
n = 38
 
 

32%
68%

b. Students at this school follow rules of conduct.
Kentucky
n = 44443 / dk = 108
 
 
 
 

5%
17%
59%
20%
Fayette Co.
n = 2952 / dk = 12
 
 
 
 

8%
21%
55%
16%
Kentucky Elementary School
n = 22749 / dk = 49
 
 
 
 

2
12%
60%
25%
Maxwell Elem
n = 38
 
 

45%
55%

c. Policies and procedures about student conduct are clearly understood by the faculty.
Kentucky
n = 44177 / dk = 188
 
 
 
 

3
12%
51%
35%
Fayette Co.
n = 2926 / dk = 28
 
 
 
 

4
17%
51%
29%
Kentucky Elementary School
n = 22614 / dk = 86
 
 
 
 

2
9%
49%
41%
Maxwell Elem
n = 38
 
 
 

3
39%
58%

d. School administrators consistently enforce rules for student conduct.
Kentucky
n = 44156 / dk = 341
 
 
 
 

7%
17%
45%
32%
Fayette Co.
n = 2936 / dk = 31
 
 
 
 

12%
20%
42%
26%
Kentucky Elementary School
n = 22603 / dk = 154
 
 
 
 

4%
13%
45%
38%
Maxwell Elem
n = 37 / dk = 1
 
 
 

3
30%
68%

e. School administrators support teachers' efforts to maintain discipline in the classroom.
Kentucky
n = 44169 / dk = 319
 
 
 
 

4%
11%
47%
38%
Fayette Co.
n = 2932 / dk = 27
 
 
 
 

8%
14%
47%
31%
Kentucky Elementary School
n = 22608 / dk = 153
 
 
 
 

3
9%
46%
42%
Maxwell Elem
n = 37
 
 

30%
70%

f. Teachers consistently enforce rules for student conduct.
Kentucky
n = 44155 / dk = 368
 
 
 
 

3
16%
51%
30%
Fayette Co.
n = 2940 / dk = 26
 
 
 
 

4
21%
51%
24%
Kentucky Elementary School
n = 22651 / dk = 126
 
 
 
 

1
8%
51%
40%
Maxwell Elem
n = 37 / dk = 1
 
 
 

11%
43%
46%

g. The faculty work in a school environment that is safe.
Kentucky
n = 44210 / dk = 289
 
 
 
 

1
4%
49%
46%
Fayette Co.
n = 2928 / dk = 30
 
 
 
 

2
8%
52%
37%
Kentucky Elementary School
n = 22649 / dk = 112
 
 
 
 

1
3
45%
51%
Maxwell Elem
n = 38
 
 

32%
68%

 

Teacher Leadership

Q6.1 Please rate how strongly you agree or disagree with the following statements about teacher leadership in your school.
      Strongly disagree
      Disagree
      Agree
      Strongly agree
n = number of responses
dk = number of "don't know" responses


a. Teachers are recognized as educational experts.
Kentucky
n = 44297 / dk = 352
 
 
 
 

3
10%
53%
34%
Fayette Co.
n = 2933 / dk = 44
 
 
 
 

4
13%
54%
29%
Kentucky Elementary School
n = 22709 / dk = 145
 
 
 
 

2
9%
52%
37%
Maxwell Elem
n = 38
 
 

37%
63%

b. Teachers are trusted to make sound professional decisions about instruction.
Kentucky
n = 44251 / dk = 258
 
 
 
 

3
10%
51%
36%
Fayette Co.
n = 2928 / dk = 36
 
 
 
 

4
13%
51%
32%
Kentucky Elementary School
n = 22667 / dk = 127
 
 
 
 

2
10%
49%
39%
Maxwell Elem
n = 38
 
 

37%
63%

c. Teachers are relied upon to make decisions about educational issues.
Kentucky
n = 44077 / dk = 420
 
 
 
 

3
11%
52%
34%
Fayette Co.
n = 2923 / dk = 43
 
 
 
 

4
15%
53%
29%
Kentucky Elementary School
n = 22603 / dk = 185
 
 
 
 

2
10%
51%
37%
Maxwell Elem
n = 37 / dk = 1
 
 

35%
65%

d. Teachers are encouraged to participate in school leadership roles.
Kentucky
n = 44052 / dk = 493
 
 
 
 

2
7%
50%
41%
Fayette Co.
n = 2912 / dk = 57
 
 
 
 

2
10%
52%
36%
Kentucky Elementary School
n = 22598 / dk = 207
 
 
 
 

1
6%
48%
45%
Maxwell Elem
n = 36 / dk = 1
 
 
 

3
31%
67%

e. The faculty has an effective process for making group decisions to solve problems.
Kentucky
n = 43309 / dk = 1241
 
 
 
 

4%
18%
50%
27%
Fayette Co.
n = 2860 / dk = 112
 
 
 
 

6%
24%
46%
24%
Kentucky Elementary School
n = 22280 / dk = 537
 
 
 
 

3
15%
50%
32%
Maxwell Elem
n = 37 / dk = 1
 
 
 

3
38%
59%

f. In this school we take steps to solve problems.
Kentucky
n = 43872 / dk = 741
 
 
 
 

3
12%
54%
31%
Fayette Co.
n = 2910 / dk = 57
 
 
 
 

4%
16%
51%
28%
Kentucky Elementary School
n = 22537 / dk = 301
 
 
 
 

2
10%
52%
35%
Maxwell Elem
n = 38
 
 

32%
68%

g. Teachers are effective leaders in this school.
Kentucky
n = 44079 / dk = 475
 
 
 
 

2
9%
53%
36%
Fayette Co.
n = 2910 / dk = 57
 
 
 
 

3
13%
53%
31%
Kentucky Elementary School
n = 22588 / dk = 204
 
 
 
 

1
7%
50%
41%
Maxwell Elem
n = 38
 
 
 

3
37%
61%

Q6.2 Please indicate the role teachers have at your school in each of the following areas.
      No role at all
      Small role
      Moderate role
      Large role
n = number of responses
dk = number of "don't know" responses


a. Selecting instructional materials and resources
Kentucky
n = 43069 / dk = 1699
 
 
 
 

2
14%
32%
52%
Fayette Co.
n = 2803 / dk = 181
 
 
 
 

2
14%
32%
51%
Kentucky Elementary School
n = 22040 / dk = 882
 
 
 
 

2
15%
33%
50%
Maxwell Elem
n = 38
 
 
 

3
18%
79%

b. Devising teaching techniques
Kentucky
n = 43670 / dk = 960
 
 
 
 

1
8%
28%
63%
Fayette Co.
n = 2861 / dk = 116
 
 
 
 

2
9%
31%
57%
Kentucky Elementary School
n = 22293 / dk = 555
 
 
 
 

1
8%
30%
61%
Maxwell Elem
n = 37 / dk = 1
 
 

24%
76%

c. Setting grading and student assessment practices
Kentucky
n = 43304 / dk = 1141
 
 
 
 

3
13%
34%
50%
Fayette Co.
n = 2836 / dk = 126
 
 
 
 

4
15%
35%
46%
Kentucky Elementary School
n = 22039 / dk = 714
 
 
 
 

3
14%
35%
48%
Maxwell Elem
n = 37 / dk = 1
 
 
 

3
24%
73%

d. Determining the content of in-service professional development programs
Kentucky
n = 42718 / dk = 1851
 
 
 
 

12%
29%
38%
21%
Fayette Co.
n = 2808 / dk = 163
 
 
 
 

11%
29%
39%
22%
Kentucky Elementary School
n = 21944 / dk = 870
 
 
 
 

10%
28%
39%
23%
Maxwell Elem
n = 37 / dk = 1
 
 
 
 

3
11%
49%
38%

e. Establishing student discipline procedures
Kentucky
n = 43448 / dk = 1239
 
 
 
 

8%
22%
40%
30%
Fayette Co.
n = 2858 / dk = 123
 
 
 
 

9%
25%
40%
26%
Kentucky Elementary School
n = 22263 / dk = 606
 
 
 
 

5%
17%
40%
38%
Maxwell Elem
n = 37 / dk = 1
 
 
 
 

3
11%
32%
54%

f. Providing input on how the school budget will be spent
Kentucky
n = 41601 / dk = 3078
 
 
 
 

21%
35%
31%
13%
Fayette Co.
n = 2755 / dk = 218
 
 
 
 

14%
33%
36%
18%
Kentucky Elementary School
n = 21434 / dk = 1446
 
 
 
 

18%
34%
34%
15%
Maxwell Elem
n = 34 / dk = 3
 
 
 
 

9%
18%
21%
53%

g. The selection of teachers new to this school
Kentucky
n = 41963 / dk = 2748
 
 
 
 

17%
33%
32%
17%
Fayette Co.
n = 2753 / dk = 227
 
 
 
 

15%
35%
32%
17%
Kentucky Elementary School
n = 21637 / dk = 1252
 
 
 
 

13%
32%
35%
21%
Maxwell Elem
n = 32 / dk = 5
 
 
 
 

9%
16%
44%
31%

h. School improvement planning
Kentucky
n = 42344 / dk = 2284
 
 
 
 

7%
25%
40%
28%
Fayette Co.
n = 2785 / dk = 190
 
 
 
 

8%
28%
40%
24%
Kentucky Elementary School
n = 21816 / dk = 1027
 
 
 
 

5%
21%
42%
32%
Maxwell Elem
n = 35 / dk = 3
 
 
 
 

3
14%
20%
63%

Q6.5 Teachers have an appropriate level of influence on decision making in this school.
      Strongly disagree
      Disagree
      Agree
      Strongly agree
n = number of responses
dk = number of "don't know" responses
Kentucky
n = 43370 / dk = 1404
 
 
 
 

9%
20%
55%
16%
Fayette Co.
n = 2855 / dk = 121
 
 
 
 

10%
25%
52%
14%
Kentucky Elementary School
n = 22283 / dk = 617
 
 
 
 

9%
17%
56%
18%
Maxwell Elem
n = 36 / dk = 2
 
 
 
 

22%
3
39%
36%

 

School Leadership

Q7.1 Please rate how strongly you agree or disagree with the following statements about school leadership in your school.
      Strongly disagree
      Disagree
      Agree
      Strongly agree
n = number of responses
dk = number of "don't know" responses


a. The faculty and leadership have a shared vision.
Kentucky
n = 43930 / dk = 875
 
 
 
 

3
12%
54%
31%
Fayette Co.
n = 2898 / dk = 87
 
 
 
 

6%
18%
51%
25%
Kentucky Elementary School
n = 22551 / dk = 384
 
 
 
 

2
10%
52%
36%
Maxwell Elem
n = 37 / dk = 1
 
 
 

3
35%
62%

b. There is an atmosphere of trust and mutual respect in this school.
Kentucky
n = 44209 / dk = 437
 
 
 
 

6%
16%
47%
32%
Fayette Co.
n = 2936 / dk = 36
 
 
 
 

10%
21%
43%
26%
Kentucky Elementary School
n = 22638 / dk = 202
 
 
 
 

5%
15%
45%
35%
Maxwell Elem
n = 38
 
 
 

3
45%
53%

c. Teachers feel comfortable raising issues and concerns that are important to them.
Kentucky
n = 44007 / dk = 676
 
 
 
 

6%
18%
45%
30%
Fayette Co.
n = 2913 / dk = 68
 
 
 
 

11%
21%
44%
24%
Kentucky Elementary School
n = 22550 / dk = 320
 
 
 
 

6%
17%
44%
34%
Maxwell Elem
n = 37
 
 
 

5%
54%
41%

d. The school leadership consistently supports teachers.
Kentucky
n = 44108 / dk = 625
 
 
 
 

4%
13%
47%
36%
Fayette Co.
n = 2922 / dk = 56
 
 
 
 

7%
18%
45%
30%
Kentucky Elementary School
n = 22629 / dk = 280
 
 
 
 

3
11%
46%
40%
Maxwell Elem
n = 38
 
 

39%
61%

e. Teachers are held to high professional standards for delivering instruction.
Kentucky
n = 44353 / dk = 292
 
 
 
 

1
4%
45%
50%
Fayette Co.
n = 2942 / dk = 34
 
 
 
 

2
6%
47%
45%
Kentucky Elementary School
n = 22742 / dk = 112
 
 
 
 

1
3
41%
56%
Maxwell Elem
n = 38
 
 

32%
68%

f. The school leadership facilitates using data to improve student learning.
Kentucky
n = 44173 / dk = 527
 
 
 
 

1
3
45%
51%
Fayette Co.
n = 2909 / dk = 68
 
 
 
 

2
6%
48%
43%
Kentucky Elementary School
n = 22681 / dk = 199
 
 
 
 

1
2
40%
57%
Maxwell Elem
n = 37 / dk = 1
 
 

24%
76%

g. Teacher performance is assessed objectively.
Kentucky
n = 43420 / dk = 1387
 
 
 
 

2
6%
52%
40%
Fayette Co.
n = 2831 / dk = 153
 
 
 
 

4
9%
53%
34%
Kentucky Elementary School
n = 22332 / dk = 603
 
 
 
 

2
5%
48%
45%
Maxwell Elem
n = 38
 
 
 

3
37%
61%

h. Teachers receive feedback that can help them improve teaching.
Kentucky
n = 43710 / dk = 974
 
 
 
 

2
8%
51%
38%
Fayette Co.
n = 2841 / dk = 137
 
 
 
 

3
11%
54%
33%
Kentucky Elementary School
n = 22432 / dk = 444
 
 
 
 

2
7%
49%
43%
Maxwell Elem
n = 38
 
 

26%
74%

i. The procedures for teacher evaluation are consistent.
Kentucky
n = 42976 / dk = 1710
 
 
 
 

2
7%
51%
40%
Fayette Co.
n = 2800 / dk = 178
 
 
 
 

4%
11%
52%
33%
Kentucky Elementary School
n = 22136 / dk = 738
 
 
 
 

2
6%
48%
45%
Maxwell Elem
n = 37
 
 
 

3
30%
68%

j. The school improvement team provides effective leadership at this school.
Kentucky
n = 40339 / dk = 4249
 
 
 
 

3
11%
53%
34%
Fayette Co.
n = 2671 / dk = 305
 
 
 
 

6%
15%
51%
28%
Kentucky Elementary School
n = 20911 / dk = 1902
 
 
 
 

2
9%
51%
38%
Maxwell Elem
n = 35 / dk = 3
 
 

34%
66%

k. The faculty are recognized for accomplishments.
Kentucky
n = 43920 / dk = 736
 
 
 
 

4
13%
49%
34%
Fayette Co.
n = 2916 / dk = 59
 
 
 
 

5%
12%
49%
34%
Kentucky Elementary School
n = 22501 / dk = 345
 
 
 
 

3
12%
47%
37%
Maxwell Elem
n = 37 / dk = 1
 
 
 

8%
32%
59%

Q7.3 The school leadership makes a sustained effort to address teacher concerns about:
      Strongly disagree
      Disagree
      Agree
      Strongly agree
n = number of responses
dk = number of "don't know" responses


a. Leadership issues
Kentucky
n = 41889 / dk = 2864
 
 
 
 

4%
13%
57%
25%
Fayette Co.
n = 2773 / dk = 207
 
 
 
 

8%
18%
53%
21%
Kentucky Elementary School
n = 21587 / dk = 1322
 
 
 
 

4
11%
57%
28%
Maxwell Elem
n = 35 / dk = 3
 
 

46%
54%

b. Facilities and resources
Kentucky
n = 43237 / dk = 1469
 
 
 
 

3
9%
60%
28%
Fayette Co.
n = 2835 / dk = 134
 
 
 
 

4
10%
60%
26%
Kentucky Elementary School
n = 22272 / dk = 611
 
 
 
 

2
7%
59%
31%
Maxwell Elem
n = 37 / dk = 1
 
 

59%
41%

c. The use of time in my school
Kentucky
n = 43226 / dk = 1459
 
 
 
 

3
13%
57%
26%
Fayette Co.
n = 2841 / dk = 135
 
 
 
 

5%
18%
54%
22%
Kentucky Elementary School
n = 22224 / dk = 652
 
 
 
 

3
12%
56%
29%
Maxwell Elem
n = 37 / dk = 1
 
 
 

3
49%
49%

d. Professional development
Kentucky
n = 43144 / dk = 1557
 
 
 
 

3
12%
59%
26%
Fayette Co.
n = 2839 / dk = 136
 
 
 
 

4%
14%
59%
23%
Kentucky Elementary School
n = 22194 / dk = 687
 
 
 
 

2
10%
59%
29%
Maxwell Elem
n = 37 / dk = 1
 
 

57%
43%

e. Teacher leadership
Kentucky
n = 42551 / dk = 2071
 
 
 
 

3
10%
61%
27%
Fayette Co.
n = 2811 / dk = 159
 
 
 
 

4%
13%
60%
23%
Kentucky Elementary School
n = 21944 / dk = 907
 
 
 
 

2
8%
60%
30%
Maxwell Elem
n = 37 / dk = 1
 
 

57%
43%

f. Community support and involvement
Kentucky
n = 42246 / dk = 2387
 
 
 
 

2
9%
62%
27%
Fayette Co.
n = 2793 / dk = 179
 
 
 
 

3
10%
62%
24%
Kentucky Elementary School
n = 21906 / dk = 950
 
 
 
 

2
7%
62%
30%
Maxwell Elem
n = 36 / dk = 2
 
 

61%
39%

g. Managing student conduct
Kentucky
n = 43640 / dk = 1039
 
 
 
 

5%
12%
54%
29%
Fayette Co.
n = 2893 / dk = 83
 
 
 
 

8%
16%
51%
25%
Kentucky Elementary School
n = 22393 / dk = 484
 
 
 
 

3
10%
55%
32%
Maxwell Elem
n = 38
 
 

50%
50%

h. Instructional practices and support
Kentucky
n = 43464 / dk = 1164
 
 
 
 

2
7%
60%
31%
Fayette Co.
n = 2877 / dk = 98
 
 
 
 

3
10%
60%
26%
Kentucky Elementary School
n = 22328 / dk = 513
 
 
 
 

2
6%
58%
34%
Maxwell Elem
n = 37
 
 

51%
49%

i. New teacher support
Kentucky
n = 40925 / dk = 3625
 
 
 
 

3
10%
57%
29%
Fayette Co.
n = 2678 / dk = 285
 
 
 
 

5%
14%
55%
26%
Kentucky Elementary School
n = 21049 / dk = 1751
 
 
 
 

3
9%
57%
32%
Maxwell Elem
n = 35 / dk = 3
 
 
 

9%
51%
40%

 

Professional Development

Q8.1 Please rate how strongly you agree or disagree with statements about professional development in your school.
      Strongly disagree
      Disagree
      Agree
      Strongly agree
n = number of responses
dk = number of "don't know" responses


a. Sufficient resources are available for professional development in my school.
Kentucky
n = 43627 / dk = 1100
 
 
 
 

3
15%
59%
23%
Fayette Co.
n = 2864 / dk = 115
 
 
 
 

5%
20%
56%
19%
Kentucky Elementary School
n = 22413 / dk = 479
 
 
 
 

2
13%
59%
25%
Maxwell Elem
n = 38
 
 
 
 

8%
13%
55%
24%

b. An appropriate amount of time is provided for professional development.
Kentucky
n = 44110 / dk = 547
 
 
 
 

2
12%
61%
25%
Fayette Co.
n = 2893 / dk = 81
 
 
 
 

4
18%
59%
19%
Kentucky Elementary School
n = 22608 / dk = 254
 
 
 
 

2
10%
61%
28%
Maxwell Elem
n = 37 / dk = 1
 
 
 
 

3
8%
46%
43%

c. Professional development offerings are data driven.
Kentucky
n = 41116 / dk = 3614
 
 
 
 

2
11%
61%
26%
Fayette Co.
n = 2629 / dk = 351
 
 
 
 

4
16%
61%
20%
Kentucky Elementary School
n = 21450 / dk = 1452
 
 
 
 

1
9%
60%
29%
Maxwell Elem
n = 35 / dk = 3
 
 

63%
37%

d. Professional learning opportunities are aligned with the school’s improvement plan.
Kentucky
n = 40925 / dk = 3502
 
 
 
 

1
5%
64%
30%
Fayette Co.
n = 2627 / dk = 326
 
 
 
 

2
7%
66%
25%
Kentucky Elementary School
n = 21290 / dk = 1461
 
 
 
 

1
4%
62%
33%
Maxwell Elem
n = 37 / dk = 1
 
 

59%
41%

e. Professional development is differentiated to meet the needs of individual teachers.
Kentucky
n = 43122 / dk = 1583
 
 
 
 

6%
23%
50%
21%
Fayette Co.
n = 2771 / dk = 207
 
 
 
 

8%
26%
49%
17%
Kentucky Elementary School
n = 22206 / dk = 680
 
 
 
 

5%
22%
50%
23%
Maxwell Elem
n = 36 / dk = 2
 
 
 

8%
64%
28%

f. Decision making about professional development is guided by the teacher evaluation system (PGES).
Kentucky
n = 37215 / dk = 7432
 
 
 
 

3
12%
60%
25%
Fayette Co.
n = 2382 / dk = 595
 
 
 
 

4%
15%
59%
21%
Kentucky Elementary School
n = 19343 / dk = 3513
 
 
 
 

2
12%
59%
27%
Maxwell Elem
n = 36 / dk = 2
 
 

61%
39%

g. Professional development deepens teachers' content knowledge.
Kentucky
n = 43486 / dk = 1193
 
 
 
 

4%
16%
56%
23%
Fayette Co.
n = 2810 / dk = 163
 
 
 
 

6%
17%
56%
21%
Kentucky Elementary School
n = 22369 / dk = 501
 
 
 
 

2
11%
60%
27%
Maxwell Elem
n = 36 / dk = 2
 
 
 

3
58%
39%

h. Teachers have sufficient training to fully utilize instructional technology.
Kentucky
n = 43705 / dk = 935
 
 
 
 

4
20%
56%
21%
Fayette Co.
n = 2838 / dk = 134
 
 
 
 

5%
24%
54%
17%
Kentucky Elementary School
n = 22391 / dk = 464
 
 
 
 

3
18%
56%
23%
Maxwell Elem
n = 37 / dk = 1
 
 
 

8%
65%
27%

i. Teachers are encouraged to reflect on their own practice.
Kentucky
n = 44058 / dk = 610
 
 
 
 

1
4
61%
35%
Fayette Co.
n = 2890 / dk = 81
 
 
 
 

1
4
61%
34%
Kentucky Elementary School
n = 22631 / dk = 251
 
 
 
 

1
3
59%
38%
Maxwell Elem
n = 38
 
 

42%
58%

j. In this school, follow up is provided from professional development.
Kentucky
n = 42469 / dk = 2053
 
 
 
 

3
21%
56%
20%
Fayette Co.
n = 2722 / dk = 240
 
 
 
 

5%
26%
52%
17%
Kentucky Elementary School
n = 21910 / dk = 905
 
 
 
 

2
18%
57%
22%
Maxwell Elem
n = 37 / dk = 1
 
 
 

5%
57%
38%

k. Professional development provides ongoing opportunities for teachers to work with colleagues to refine teaching practices.
Kentucky
n = 43423 / dk = 1084
 
 
 
 

3
16%
58%
23%
Fayette Co.
n = 2815 / dk = 150
 
 
 
 

5%
20%
56%
20%
Kentucky Elementary School
n = 22324 / dk = 467
 
 
 
 

2
14%
58%
26%
Maxwell Elem
n = 38
 
 
 

8%
50%
42%

l. Professional development is evaluated and results are communicated to teachers.
Kentucky
n = 41712 / dk = 2777
 
 
 
 

5%
27%
50%
18%
Fayette Co.
n = 2705 / dk = 258
 
 
 
 

7%
30%
47%
16%
Kentucky Elementary School
n = 21428 / dk = 1347
 
 
 
 

4
24%
51%
21%
Maxwell Elem
n = 35 / dk = 3
 
 
 

11%
51%
37%

m. Professional development enhances teachers' ability to implement instructional strategies that meet diverse student learning needs.
Kentucky
n = 43393 / dk = 1068
 
 
 
 

3
12%
62%
23%
Fayette Co.
n = 2820 / dk = 146
 
 
 
 

4
13%
61%
22%
Kentucky Elementary School
n = 22305 / dk = 452
 
 
 
 

2
9%
62%
27%
Maxwell Elem
n = 38
 
 
 

3
55%
42%

n. Professional development enhances teachers' abilities to improve student learning.
Kentucky
n = 43426 / dk = 870
 
 
 
 

2
9%
63%
26%
Fayette Co.
n = 2815 / dk = 127
 
 
 
 

3
11%
62%
24%
Kentucky Elementary School
n = 22319 / dk = 354
 
 
 
 

1
6%
63%
29%
Maxwell Elem
n = 38
 
 
 

3
50%
47%

Q8.2 In which of the following areas (if any) do you need professional development to teach your students more effectively?
      Yes
      No
n = number of responses


a. Your content area
Kentucky
n = 38778
 
 

42%
58%
Fayette Co.
n = 2475
 
 

42%
58%
Kentucky Elementary School
n = 19809
 
 

39%
61%
Maxwell Elem
n = 32
 
 

22%
78%

b. Kentucky Core Academic Standards
Kentucky
n = 38618
 
 

39%
61%
Fayette Co.
n = 2466
 
 

38%
62%
Kentucky Elementary School
n = 19737
 
 

38%
62%
Maxwell Elem
n = 31
 
 

10%
90%

c. Student assessment
Kentucky
n = 38631
 
 

43%
57%
Fayette Co.
n = 2474
 
 

44%
56%
Kentucky Elementary School
n = 19738
 
 

43%
57%
Maxwell Elem
n = 31
 
 

16%
84%

d. Differentiating instruction
Kentucky
n = 38784
 
 

57%
43%
Fayette Co.
n = 2489
 
 

55%
45%
Kentucky Elementary School
n = 19825
 
 

56%
44%
Maxwell Elem
n = 32
 
 

25%
75%

e. Special education (students with disabilities)
Kentucky
n = 38637
 
 

45%
55%
Fayette Co.
n = 2470
 
 

46%
54%
Kentucky Elementary School
n = 19757
 
 

45%
55%
Maxwell Elem
n = 32
 
 

28%
72%

f. Special education (gifted and talented)
Kentucky
n = 38479
 
 

44%
56%
Fayette Co.
n = 2460
 
 

44%
56%
Kentucky Elementary School
n = 19679
 
 

44%
56%
Maxwell Elem
n = 32
 
 

25%
75%

g. English Language Learners
Kentucky
n = 38402
 
 

34%
66%
Fayette Co.
n = 2475
 
 

50%
50%
Kentucky Elementary School
n = 19637
 
 

33%
67%
Maxwell Elem
n = 31
 
 

16%
84%

h. Closing the Achievement Gap
Kentucky
n = 38716
 
 

58%
42%
Fayette Co.
n = 2472
 
 

60%
40%
Kentucky Elementary School
n = 19815
 
 

57%
43%
Maxwell Elem
n = 31
 
 

35%
65%

i. Methods of teaching
Kentucky
n = 38448
 
 

36%
64%
Fayette Co.
n = 2458
 
 

36%
64%
Kentucky Elementary School
n = 19628
 
 

33%
67%
Maxwell Elem
n = 31
 
 

19%
81%

j. Reading strategies
Kentucky
n = 38459
 
 

41%
59%
Fayette Co.
n = 2460
 
 

44%
56%
Kentucky Elementary School
n = 19664
 
 

42%
58%
Maxwell Elem
n = 31
 
 

13%
87%

k. Integrating technology into instruction
Kentucky
n = 38811
 
 

53%
47%
Fayette Co.
n = 2491
 
 

54%
46%
Kentucky Elementary School
n = 19843
 
 

51%
49%
Maxwell Elem
n = 32
 
 

56%
44%

l. Classroom management techniques
Kentucky
n = 38357
 
 

31%
69%
Fayette Co.
n = 2450
 
 

31%
69%
Kentucky Elementary School
n = 19596
 
 

28%
72%
Maxwell Elem
n = 31
 
 

16%
84%

Q8.3 In the past 2 years have you had 10 clock hours or more of professional development in any of the following areas?
      Yes
      No
n = number of responses


a. Your content area
Kentucky
n = 38203
 
 

65%
35%
Fayette Co.
n = 2453
 
 

67%
33%
Kentucky Elementary School
n = 19524
 
 

66%
34%
Maxwell Elem
n = 31
 
 

68%
32%

b. Kentucky Core Academic Standards
Kentucky
n = 38034
 
 

52%
48%
Fayette Co.
n = 2433
 
 

44%
56%
Kentucky Elementary School
n = 19502
 
 

58%
42%
Maxwell Elem
n = 31
 
 

58%
42%

c. Student assessment
Kentucky
n = 38001
 
 

55%
45%
Fayette Co.
n = 2430
 
 

44%
56%
Kentucky Elementary School
n = 19433
 
 

55%
45%
Maxwell Elem
n = 31
 
 

52%
48%

d. Differentiating instruction
Kentucky
n = 37773
 
 

42%
58%