Result Details

KENTUCKY (90.95% responded)
BREATHITT COUNTY (90.98% responded)
Kentucky Middle Schools (92.79% responded)
SEBASTIAN MIDDLE SCHOOL (84.21% 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 = 41223 / dk = 198
 
 
 
 

6%
23%
45%
26%
BREATHITT COUNTY
n = 121
 
 
 
 

8%
22%
40%
30%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 9055 / dk = 42
 
 
 
 

7%
24%
44%
26%
SEBASTIAN MIDDLE SCHOOL
n = 16
 
 
 
 

6%
12%
56%
25%

b. Teachers have time available to collaborate with colleagues.
KENTUCKY
n = 41062 / dk = 216
 
 
 
 

4
15%
49%
33%
BREATHITT COUNTY
n = 119 / dk = 1
 
 
 
 

5%
13%
45%
37%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 9019 / dk = 48
 
 
 
 

4
14%
46%
36%
SEBASTIAN MIDDLE SCHOOL
n = 16
 
 
 
 

12%
19%
25%
44%

c. Teachers are allowed to focus on educating students with minimal interruptions
KENTUCKY
n = 40940 / dk = 201
 
 
 
 

5%
18%
49%
28%
BREATHITT COUNTY
n = 116 / dk = 1
 
 
 
 

3
21%
48%
28%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8999 / dk = 38
 
 
 
 

5%
17%
47%
30%
SEBASTIAN MIDDLE SCHOOL
n = 15
 
 
 

20%
60%
20%

d. The non-instructional time provided for teachers in my school is sufficient.
KENTUCKY
n = 40865 / dk = 393
 
 
 
 

5%
20%
50%
25%
BREATHITT COUNTY
n = 118 / dk = 2
 
 
 
 

5%
20%
47%
28%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8988 / dk = 75
 
 
 
 

5%
19%
48%
27%
SEBASTIAN MIDDLE SCHOOL
n = 16
 
 

75%
25%

e. Efforts are made to minimize the amount of routine paperwork teachers are required to do.
KENTUCKY
n = 40688 / dk = 590
 
 
 
 

8%
22%
46%
23%
BREATHITT COUNTY
n = 118 / dk = 2
 
 
 
 

14%
40%
27%
19%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8933 / dk = 137
 
 
 
 

8%
21%
46%
25%
SEBASTIAN MIDDLE SCHOOL
n = 16
 
 
 
 

6%
25%
44%
25%

f. Teachers have sufficient instructional time to meet the needs of all students.
KENTUCKY
n = 40947 / dk = 309
 
 
 
 

4
19%
53%
24%
BREATHITT COUNTY
n = 116 / dk = 4
 
 
 
 

6%
15%
47%
33%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 9005 / dk = 60
 
 
 
 

3
18%
53%
26%
SEBASTIAN MIDDLE SCHOOL
n = 16
 
 
 
 

12%
6%
50%
31%

g. Teachers are protected from duties that interfere with their essential role of educating students.
KENTUCKY
n = 40791 / dk = 525
 
 
 
 

4%
15%
53%
29%
BREATHITT COUNTY
n = 118 / dk = 2
 
 
 
 

5%
26%
41%
28%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8931 / dk = 144
 
 
 
 

4%
15%
52%
30%
SEBASTIAN MIDDLE SCHOOL
n = 16
 
 
 

6%
62%
31%

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 = 37406
 
 
 
 
 
 

1
21%
26%
36%
14%
2
BREATHITT COUNTY
n = 111
 
 
 
 
 
 

1
23%
23%
40%
12%
2
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8273
 
 
 
 
 
 

1
21%
26%
36%
14%
2
SEBASTIAN MIDDLE SCHOOL
n = 16
 
 
 
 
 

19%
12%
50%
12%
6%

b. Collaborative planning time
KENTUCKY
n = 37298
 
 
 
 
 
 

10%
42%
33%
12%
3
0
BREATHITT COUNTY
n = 108
 
 
 
 
 
 

10%
36%
37%
13%
3
1
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8239
 
 
 
 
 
 

11%
38%
33%
14%
3
0
SEBASTIAN MIDDLE SCHOOL
n = 16
 
 
 
 

12%
50%
25%
12%

c. Supervisory duties
KENTUCKY
n = 37221
 
 
 
 
 
 

8%
46%
32%
10%
4
1
BREATHITT COUNTY
n = 107
 
 
 
 
 
 

5%
41%
29%
17%
5%
4
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8229
 
 
 
 
 
 

5%
47%
34%
10%
4
1
SEBASTIAN MIDDLE SCHOOL
n = 16
 
 
 
 

31%
31%
31%
6%

d. Required committee and/or staff meetings
KENTUCKY
n = 37111
 
 
 
 
 
 

3
53%
38%
5%
1
0
BREATHITT COUNTY
n = 107
 
 
 
 
 

1
37%
51%
9%
1
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8178
 
 
 
 
 
 

3
50%
40%
6%
1
0
SEBASTIAN MIDDLE SCHOOL
n = 16
 
 
 

31%
62%
6%

e. Completing required administrative paperwork
KENTUCKY
n = 37148
 
 
 
 
 
 

4%
48%
33%
10%
3
1
BREATHITT COUNTY
n = 110
 
 
 
 
 
 

1
26%
44%
16%
11%
2
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8215
 
 
 
 
 
 

4%
48%
34%
10%
3
1
SEBASTIAN MIDDLE SCHOOL
n = 16
 
 
 
 
 

6%
19%
50%
19%
6%

f. Preparing for/participating in the teacher evaluation process?
KENTUCKY
n = 37200
 
 
 
 
 
 

6%
57%
27%
7%
2
1
BREATHITT COUNTY
n = 109
 
 
 
 
 

7%
50%
33%
7%
3
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8221
 
 
 
 
 
 

6%
57%
28%
6%
2
1
SEBASTIAN MIDDLE SCHOOL
n = 16
 
 
 
 

44%
44%
6%
6%

g. Communicating with parents/guardians and/or the community
KENTUCKY
n = 37352
 
 
 
 
 
 

2
50%
39%
7%
2
1
BREATHITT COUNTY
n = 110
 
 
 
 
 
 

3
48%
37%
9%
2
1
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8256
 
 
 
 
 
 

1
49%
40%
8%
2
1
SEBASTIAN MIDDLE SCHOOL
n = 16
 
 
 
 

6%
50%
31%
12%

h. Addressing student discipline issues
KENTUCKY
n = 37352
 
 
 
 
 
 

3
53%
30%
9%
4
2
BREATHITT COUNTY
n = 107
 
 
 
 
 

5%
58%
29%
7%
2
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8246
 
 
 
 
 
 

3
51%
32%
10%
4
1
SEBASTIAN MIDDLE SCHOOL
n = 16
 
 
 
 

6%
44%
37%
12%

i. Professional learning
KENTUCKY
n = 36807
 
 
 
 
 
 

9%
56%
26%
6%
2
1
BREATHITT COUNTY
n = 106
 
 
 
 
 
 

5%
43%
39%
10%
1
2
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8129
 
 
 
 
 
 

9%
55%
27%
6%
2
1
SEBASTIAN MIDDLE SCHOOL
n = 15
 
 
 
 
 

7%
27%
47%
13%
7%

j. Preparation for required federal, state, and local assessments
KENTUCKY
n = 37241
 
 
 
 
 
 

7%
36%
31%
14%
7%
5%
BREATHITT COUNTY
n = 109
 
 
 
 
 
 

2
23%
28%
18%
13%
17%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8210
 
 
 
 
 
 

5%
36%
30%
15%
8%
6%
SEBASTIAN MIDDLE SCHOOL
n = 16
 
 
 
 
 

19%
25%
31%
12%
12%

k. Delivery of assessments
KENTUCKY
n = 37338
 
 
 
 
 
 

3
34%
45%
13%
4
1
BREATHITT COUNTY
n = 110
 
 
 
 
 

29%
41%
16%
10%
4
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8246
 
 
 
 
 
 

2
35%
43%
14%
4%
2
SEBASTIAN MIDDLE SCHOOL
n = 16
 
 
 
 
 

50%
19%
19%
6%
6%

l. Utilizing results of assessments
KENTUCKY
n = 37337
 
 
 
 
 
 

2
34%
44%
14%
4%
2
BREATHITT COUNTY
n = 110
 
 
 
 
 

25%
39%
19%
12%
5%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8254
 
 
 
 
 
 

2
33%
44%
15%
5%
2
SEBASTIAN MIDDLE SCHOOL
n = 16
 
 
 
 
 

19%
44%
19%
12%
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 = 37542
 
 
 
 
 
 

1
7%
22%
25%
26%
19%
BREATHITT COUNTY
n = 111
 
 
 
 
 
 

3
8%
29%
32%
17%
12%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8293
 
 
 
 
 
 

1
7%
24%
26%
25%
18%
SEBASTIAN MIDDLE SCHOOL
n = 16
 
 
 
 

6%
44%
37%
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 = 41160 / dk = 225
 
 
 
 

2
12%
52%
34%
BREATHITT COUNTY
n = 120 / dk = 1
 
 
 
 

4%
20%
47%
28%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 9036 / dk = 53
 
 
 
 

3
12%
52%
34%
SEBASTIAN MIDDLE SCHOOL
n = 16
 
 
 

12%
69%
19%

b. Teachers have sufficient access to instructional technology, including computers, printers, software and internet access.
KENTUCKY
n = 41157 / dk = 141
 
 
 
 

3
13%
46%
38%
BREATHITT COUNTY
n = 119
 
 
 
 

3
13%
41%
43%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 9034 / dk = 35
 
 
 
 

4
14%
45%
38%
SEBASTIAN MIDDLE SCHOOL
n = 16
 
 

50%
50%

c. Teachers have sufficient support to use effectively the state-approved electronic platform (i.e., CIITS, EDS).
KENTUCKY
n = 39909 / dk = 1379
 
 
 
 

2
9%
58%
32%
BREATHITT COUNTY
n = 116 / dk = 4
 
 
 
 

2
13%
48%
37%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8817 / dk = 256
 
 
 
 

2
9%
56%
33%
SEBASTIAN MIDDLE SCHOOL
n = 16
 
 

56%
44%

d. Teachers have access to reliable communication technology, including phones, faxes and email.
KENTUCKY
n = 41021 / dk = 223
 
 
 
 

1
2
47%
50%
BREATHITT COUNTY
n = 119
 
 
 
 

1
2
50%
47%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8981 / dk = 62
 
 
 
 

1
2
46%
51%
SEBASTIAN MIDDLE SCHOOL
n = 16
 
 

50%
50%

e. Teachers have sufficient access to office equipment and supplies such as copy machines, paper, pens, etc.
KENTUCKY
n = 41106 / dk = 187
 
 
 
 

3
10%
47%
41%
BREATHITT COUNTY
n = 119 / dk = 1
 
 
 
 

1
21%
44%
34%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 9030 / dk = 46
 
 
 
 

3
10%
45%
41%
SEBASTIAN MIDDLE SCHOOL
n = 16
 
 
 

19%
62%
19%

f. Teachers have sufficient access to a broad range of professional support personnel.
KENTUCKY
n = 40965 / dk = 338
 
 
 
 

2
10%
53%
35%
BREATHITT COUNTY
n = 120
 
 
 
 

2
15%
50%
32%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8994 / dk = 82
 
 
 
 

2
10%
54%
35%
SEBASTIAN MIDDLE SCHOOL
n = 15
 
 
 

7%
80%
13%

g. The school environment is clean and well maintained.
KENTUCKY
n = 41011 / dk = 378
 
 
 
 

4%
12%
43%
41%
BREATHITT COUNTY
n = 121
 
 
 
 

2
9%
49%
40%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 9005 / dk = 83
 
 
 
 

4
12%
43%
41%
SEBASTIAN MIDDLE SCHOOL
n = 16
 
 
 

6%
50%
44%

h. Teachers have adequate space to work productively.
KENTUCKY
n = 40960 / dk = 260
 
 
 
 

2
8%
50%
41%
BREATHITT COUNTY
n = 118 / dk = 2
 
 
 
 

1
3
53%
43%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8994 / dk = 56
 
 
 
 

2
8%
49%
41%
SEBASTIAN MIDDLE SCHOOL
n = 16
 
 

56%
44%

i. The physical environment of classrooms in this school supports teaching and learning.
KENTUCKY
n = 40934 / dk = 280
 
 
 
 

2
8%
49%
41%
BREATHITT COUNTY
n = 119 / dk = 2
 
 
 

8%
53%
39%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8993 / dk = 69
 
 
 
 

2
8%
50%
41%
SEBASTIAN MIDDLE SCHOOL
n = 16
 
 

62%
37%

j. The reliability and speed of Internet connections in this school are sufficient to support instructional practices.
KENTUCKY
n = 41067 / dk = 223
 
 
 
 

3
12%
51%
34%
BREATHITT COUNTY
n = 120 / dk = 1
 
 
 
 

3
5%
47%
45%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 9015 / dk = 50
 
 
 
 

3
12%
51%
35%
SEBASTIAN MIDDLE SCHOOL
n = 16
 
 

56%
44%

k. Teachers have sufficient access to the library and media facilities.
KENTUCKY
n = 40803 / dk = 485
 
 
 
 

2
7%
49%
43%
BREATHITT COUNTY
n = 121
 
 
 
 

4%
14%
44%
38%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8972 / dk = 91
 
 
 
 

2
8%
48%
42%
SEBASTIAN MIDDLE SCHOOL
n = 16
 
 
 
 

6%
12%
56%
25%

 

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 = 39273 / dk = 2116
 
 
 
 

4%
21%
58%
18%
BREATHITT COUNTY
n = 113 / dk = 8
 
 
 
 

9%
28%
46%
17%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8637 / dk = 454
 
 
 
 

4
20%
59%
17%
SEBASTIAN MIDDLE SCHOOL
n = 14 / dk = 2
 
 

21%
79%

b. This school maintains clear, two-way communication with the community.
KENTUCKY
n = 40410 / dk = 903
 
 
 
 

2
8%
60%
31%
BREATHITT COUNTY
n = 117 / dk = 4
 
 
 
 

3
13%
54%
30%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8890 / dk = 190
 
 
 
 

1
9%
61%
29%
SEBASTIAN MIDDLE SCHOOL
n = 15 / dk = 1
 
 

87%
13%

c. This school does a good job of encouraging parent/guardian involvement.
KENTUCKY
n = 40593 / dk = 704
 
 
 
 

2
9%
54%
36%
BREATHITT COUNTY
n = 120 / dk = 1
 
 
 
 

2
10%
56%
32%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8921 / dk = 145
 
 
 
 

1
11%
56%
32%
SEBASTIAN MIDDLE SCHOOL
n = 16
 
 

62%
37%

d. Teachers provide parents/guardians with useful information about student learning.
KENTUCKY
n = 40688 / dk = 634
 
 
 
 

1
4%
58%
38%
BREATHITT COUNTY
n = 120 / dk = 1
 
 
 
 

1
6%
57%
36%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8961 / dk = 117
 
 
 
 

0
5%
61%
34%
SEBASTIAN MIDDLE SCHOOL
n = 16
 
 

62%
37%

e. Parents/guardians know what is going on in this school.
KENTUCKY
n = 40125 / dk = 1182
 
 
 
 

2
11%
56%
31%
BREATHITT COUNTY
n = 115 / dk = 6
 
 
 
 

3
18%
46%
33%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8841 / dk = 229
 
 
 
 

1
12%
59%
28%
SEBASTIAN MIDDLE SCHOOL
n = 15 / dk = 1
 
 

80%
20%

f. Parents/guardians support teachers, contributing to their success with students.
KENTUCKY
n = 40354 / dk = 824
 
 
 
 

4%
20%
57%
18%
BREATHITT COUNTY
n = 117 / dk = 4
 
 
 
 

10%
27%
44%
19%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8886 / dk = 156
 
 
 
 

4
21%
59%
17%
SEBASTIAN MIDDLE SCHOOL
n = 15 / dk = 1
 
 

53%
47%

g. Community members support teachers, contributing to their success with students.
KENTUCKY
n = 39600 / dk = 1689
 
 
 
 

2
12%
62%
24%
BREATHITT COUNTY
n = 115 / dk = 6
 
 
 
 

5%
25%
49%
21%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8660 / dk = 413
 
 
 
 

2
14%
62%
21%
SEBASTIAN MIDDLE SCHOOL
n = 14 / dk = 2
 
 

50%
50%

h. The community we serve is supportive of this school.
KENTUCKY
n = 39842 / dk = 1433
 
 
 
 

2
10%
58%
30%
BREATHITT COUNTY
n = 116 / dk = 4
 
 
 
 

3
27%
47%
22%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8699 / dk = 366
 
 
 
 

2
12%
59%
27%
SEBASTIAN MIDDLE SCHOOL
n = 14 / dk = 2
 
 
 

7%
43%
50%

 

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 = 41161 / dk = 136
 
 
 
 

3
10%
53%
34%
BREATHITT COUNTY
n = 121
 
 
 
 

8%
10%
55%
27%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 9051 / dk = 27
 
 
 
 

4
10%
51%
35%
SEBASTIAN MIDDLE SCHOOL
n = 16
 
 
 
 

6%
12%
75%
6%

b. Students at this school follow rules of conduct.
KENTUCKY
n = 41086 / dk = 131
 
 
 
 

6%
20%
57%
17%
BREATHITT COUNTY
n = 121
 
 
 
 

7%
28%
45%
20%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 9021 / dk = 31
 
 
 
 

7%
21%
56%
16%
SEBASTIAN MIDDLE SCHOOL
n = 16
 
 
 

6%
44%
50%

c. Policies and procedures about student conduct are clearly understood by the faculty.
KENTUCKY
n = 40949 / dk = 202
 
 
 
 

3
12%
52%
32%
BREATHITT COUNTY
n = 121
 
 
 
 

3
15%
49%
33%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8995 / dk = 48
 
 
 
 

3
13%
51%
33%
SEBASTIAN MIDDLE SCHOOL
n = 16
 
 
 

25%
62%
12%

d. School administrators consistently enforce rules for student conduct.
KENTUCKY
n = 40883 / dk = 371
 
 
 
 

8%
18%
45%
30%
BREATHITT COUNTY
n = 120 / dk = 1
 
 
 
 

7%
22%
43%
28%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8980 / dk = 79
 
 
 
 

8%
19%
43%
29%
SEBASTIAN MIDDLE SCHOOL
n = 16
 
 
 

6%
31%
62%

e. School administrators support teachers' efforts to maintain discipline in the classroom.
KENTUCKY
n = 40878 / dk = 313
 
 
 
 

5%
12%
47%
36%
BREATHITT COUNTY
n = 118 / dk = 2
 
 
 
 

7%
12%
47%
35%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8987 / dk = 63
 
 
 
 

5%
13%
45%
36%
SEBASTIAN MIDDLE SCHOOL
n = 16
 
 
 

6%
81%
12%

f. Teachers consistently enforce rules for student conduct.
KENTUCKY
n = 40861 / dk = 359
 
 
 
 

3
16%
52%
29%
BREATHITT COUNTY
n = 120
 
 
 
 

2
16%
50%
32%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8977 / dk = 84
 
 
 
 

3
17%
53%
28%
SEBASTIAN MIDDLE SCHOOL
n = 16
 
 
 

19%
75%
6%

g. The faculty work in a school environment that is safe.
KENTUCKY
n = 40943 / dk = 264
 
 
 
 

1
5%
50%
43%
BREATHITT COUNTY
n = 120 / dk = 1
 
 
 

5%
54%
41%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8990 / dk = 70
 
 
 
 

1
6%
50%
44%
SEBASTIAN MIDDLE SCHOOL
n = 16
 
 
 

6%
81%
12%

 

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 = 40863 / dk = 338
 
 
 
 

3
10%
53%
35%
BREATHITT COUNTY
n = 119 / dk = 2
 
 
 
 

3
15%
48%
34%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8978 / dk = 70
 
 
 
 

2
10%
52%
36%
SEBASTIAN MIDDLE SCHOOL
n = 14 / dk = 2
 
 
 

14%
71%
14%

b. Teachers are trusted to make sound professional decisions about instruction.
KENTUCKY
n = 40851 / dk = 238
 
 
 
 

3
10%
50%
38%
BREATHITT COUNTY
n = 118 / dk = 2
 
 
 

15%
50%
35%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8968 / dk = 46
 
 
 
 

2
9%
50%
39%
SEBASTIAN MIDDLE SCHOOL
n = 13 / dk = 2
 
 
 

8%
69%
23%

c. Teachers are relied upon to make decisions about educational issues.
KENTUCKY
n = 40707 / dk = 365
 
 
 
 

3
11%
51%
35%
BREATHITT COUNTY
n = 118 / dk = 2
 
 
 
 

1
18%
47%
34%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8949 / dk = 71
 
 
 
 

2
10%
51%
36%
SEBASTIAN MIDDLE SCHOOL
n = 14 / dk = 2
 
 
 

7%
71%
21%

d. Teachers are encouraged to participate in school leadership roles.
KENTUCKY
n = 40656 / dk = 456
 
 
 
 

2
7%
50%
41%
BREATHITT COUNTY
n = 119 / dk = 2
 
 
 
 

2
11%
50%
38%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8914 / dk = 101
 
 
 
 

2
7%
50%
41%
SEBASTIAN MIDDLE SCHOOL
n = 14 / dk = 2
 
 

79%
21%

e. The faculty has an effective process for making group decisions to solve problems.
KENTUCKY
n = 39921 / dk = 1189
 
 
 
 

4%
17%
50%
29%
BREATHITT COUNTY
n = 118 / dk = 3
 
 
 
 

4%
19%
51%
26%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8802 / dk = 224
 
 
 
 

4%
17%
50%
29%
SEBASTIAN MIDDLE SCHOOL
n = 15 / dk = 1
 
 
 

7%
87%
7%

f. In this school we take steps to solve problems.
KENTUCKY
n = 40456 / dk = 671
 
 
 
 

3
12%
53%
33%
BREATHITT COUNTY
n = 119 / dk = 2
 
 
 
 

3
13%
55%
29%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8904 / dk = 118
 
 
 
 

3
12%
52%
33%
SEBASTIAN MIDDLE SCHOOL
n = 15 / dk = 1
 
 

87%
13%

g. Teachers are effective leaders in this school.
KENTUCKY
n = 40668 / dk = 425
 
 
 
 

2
9%
52%
37%
BREATHITT COUNTY
n = 118 / dk = 2
 
 
 
 

2
13%
53%
32%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8932 / dk = 88
 
 
 
 

2
9%
52%
37%
SEBASTIAN MIDDLE SCHOOL
n = 14 / dk = 2
 
 

79%
21%

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 = 39885 / dk = 1477
 
 
 
 

3
14%
31%
53%
BREATHITT COUNTY
n = 119 / dk = 2
 
 
 
 

2
16%
33%
50%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8798 / dk = 283
 
 
 
 

3
13%
30%
55%
SEBASTIAN MIDDLE SCHOOL
n = 16
 
 
 
 

6%
12%
37%
44%

b. Devising teaching techniques
KENTUCKY
n = 40371 / dk = 886
 
 
 
 

2
8%
28%
63%
BREATHITT COUNTY
n = 120 / dk = 1
 
 
 

12%
29%
59%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8908 / dk = 153
 
 
 
 

1
7%
26%
65%
SEBASTIAN MIDDLE SCHOOL
n = 16
 
 
 

6%
31%
62%

c. Setting grading and student assessment practices
KENTUCKY
n = 40110 / dk = 1104
 
 
 
 

3
13%
34%
50%
BREATHITT COUNTY
n = 120 / dk = 1
 
 
 
 

1
7%
34%
58%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8882 / dk = 180
 
 
 
 

3
12%
32%
52%
SEBASTIAN MIDDLE SCHOOL
n = 16
 
 
 

6%
56%
37%

d. Determining the content of in-service professional learning programs
KENTUCKY
n = 39523 / dk = 1743
 
 
 
 

10%
26%
39%
25%
BREATHITT COUNTY
n = 113 / dk = 8
 
 
 
 

10%
23%
35%
32%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8711 / dk = 353
 
 
 
 

10%
26%
39%
25%
SEBASTIAN MIDDLE SCHOOL
n = 14 / dk = 2
 
 
 
 

21%
14%
50%
14%

e. Establishing student discipline procedures
KENTUCKY
n = 40268 / dk = 1022
 
 
 
 

8%
23%
40%
30%
BREATHITT COUNTY
n = 118 / dk = 3
 
 
 
 

10%
25%
29%
36%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8880 / dk = 186
 
 
 
 

8%
23%
40%
29%
SEBASTIAN MIDDLE SCHOOL
n = 15 / dk = 1
 
 
 
 

7%
33%
47%
13%

f. Providing input on how the school budget will be spent
KENTUCKY
n = 38581 / dk = 2700
 
 
 
 

20%
34%
32%
14%
BREATHITT COUNTY
n = 110 / dk = 11
 
 
 
 

30%
33%
15%
22%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8512 / dk = 555
 
 
 
 

20%
34%
32%
14%
SEBASTIAN MIDDLE SCHOOL
n = 14 / dk = 2
 
 
 
 

29%
50%
14%
7%

g. Selecting teachers new to this school
KENTUCKY
n = 39041 / dk = 2297
 
 
 
 

16%
33%
33%
19%
BREATHITT COUNTY
n = 110 / dk = 11
 
 
 
 

35%
30%
16%
19%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8605 / dk = 474
 
 
 
 

15%
34%
33%
18%
SEBASTIAN MIDDLE SCHOOL
n = 13 / dk = 3
 
 
 
 

46%
31%
15%
8%

h. Planning school improvement
KENTUCKY
n = 39531 / dk = 1702
 
 
 
 

9%
26%
40%
25%
BREATHITT COUNTY
n = 115 / dk = 6
 
 
 
 

12%
22%
35%
31%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8679 / dk = 375
 
 
 
 

8%
27%
40%
25%
SEBASTIAN MIDDLE SCHOOL
n = 15 / dk = 1
 
 
 

47%
40%
13%

i. Leading professional learning
KENTUCKY
n = 40127 / dk = 1078
 
 
 
 

7%
24%
41%
29%
BREATHITT COUNTY
n = 117 / dk = 3
 
 
 
 

5%
22%
37%
36%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8820 / dk = 223
 
 
 
 

7%
24%
40%
28%
SEBASTIAN MIDDLE SCHOOL
n = 16
 
 
 
 

6%
50%
37%
6%

j. Modeling instructional methods, assessments, and/or classroom management
KENTUCKY
n = 40305 / dk = 949
 
 
 
 

4%
17%
40%
39%
BREATHITT COUNTY
n = 117 / dk = 4
 
 
 
 

7%
17%
34%
42%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8867 / dk = 195
 
 
 
 

4%
17%
39%
39%
SEBASTIAN MIDDLE SCHOOL
n = 15 / dk = 1
 
 
 
 

7%
27%
47%
20%

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 = 40242 / dk = 1144
 
 
 
 

9%
19%
54%
18%
BREATHITT COUNTY
n = 115 / dk = 6
 
 
 
 

10%
25%
42%
23%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8885 / dk = 213
 
 
 
 

9%
19%
53%
18%
SEBASTIAN MIDDLE SCHOOL
n = 13 / dk = 3
 
 
 

23%
69%
8%

 

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 = 40605 / dk = 776
 
 
 
 

3
12%
53%
32%
BREATHITT COUNTY
n = 120 / dk = 1
 
 
 
 

2
10%
57%
31%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8937 / dk = 156
 
 
 
 

3
13%
52%
32%
SEBASTIAN MIDDLE SCHOOL
n = 16
 
 
 

6%
87%
6%

b. There is an atmosphere of trust and mutual respect in this school.
KENTUCKY
n = 40856 / dk = 407
 
 
 
 

6%
16%
46%
32%
BREATHITT COUNTY
n = 116 / dk = 5
 
 
 
 

7%
20%
41%
32%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8989 / dk = 79
 
 
 
 

6%
16%
46%
32%
SEBASTIAN MIDDLE SCHOOL
n = 13 / dk = 3
 
 
 

8%
69%
23%

c. Teachers feel comfortable raising issues and concerns that are important to them.
KENTUCKY
n = 40660 / dk = 611
 
 
 
 

7%
17%
45%
31%
BREATHITT COUNTY
n = 114 / dk = 4
 
 
 
 

7%
18%
39%
35%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8958 / dk = 114
 
 
 
 

7%
18%
44%
32%
SEBASTIAN MIDDLE SCHOOL
n = 13 / dk = 2
 
 

77%
23%

d. The school leadership consistently supports teachers.
KENTUCKY
n = 40781 / dk = 540
 
 
 
 

4%
13%
46%
37%
BREATHITT COUNTY
n = 119 / dk = 2
 
 
 
 

6%
12%
48%
34%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8971 / dk = 115
 
 
 
 

5%
14%
45%
36%
SEBASTIAN MIDDLE SCHOOL
n = 15 / dk = 1
 
 
 

7%
80%
13%

e. Teachers are held to high professional standards for delivering instruction.
KENTUCKY
n = 41027 / dk = 261
 
 
 
 

1
4%
46%
49%
BREATHITT COUNTY
n = 118 / dk = 3
 
 
 

4%
43%
53%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 9026 / dk = 48
 
 
 
 

1
4%
46%
49%
SEBASTIAN MIDDLE SCHOOL
n = 14 / dk = 2
 
 

64%
36%

f. The school leadership facilitates using data to improve student learning.
KENTUCKY
n = 40832 / dk = 482
 
 
 
 

1
3
45%
50%
BREATHITT COUNTY
n = 119 / dk = 2
 
 
 
 

1
3
39%
58%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8975 / dk = 101
 
 
 
 

1
3
45%
51%
SEBASTIAN MIDDLE SCHOOL
n = 16
 
 

56%
44%

g. Teacher performance is assessed objectively.
KENTUCKY
n = 40261 / dk = 1090
 
 
 
 

2
6%
51%
41%
BREATHITT COUNTY
n = 115 / dk = 6
 
 
 
 

3
4%
45%
47%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8885 / dk = 206
 
 
 
 

2
6%
50%
42%
SEBASTIAN MIDDLE SCHOOL
n = 15 / dk = 1
 
 
 

7%
60%
33%

h. Teachers receive feedback that can help them improve teaching.
KENTUCKY
n = 40528 / dk = 766
 
 
 
 

2
8%
51%
39%
BREATHITT COUNTY
n = 116 / dk = 5
 
 
 
 

3
8%
44%
46%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8915 / dk = 160
 
 
 
 

2
8%
50%
40%
SEBASTIAN MIDDLE SCHOOL
n = 16
 
 
 

12%
56%
31%

i. The procedures for teacher evaluation are consistent.
KENTUCKY
n = 39965 / dk = 1284
 
 
 
 

2
6%
50%
41%
BREATHITT COUNTY
n = 113 / dk = 7
 
 
 
 

3
7%
44%
46%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8773 / dk = 287
 
 
 
 

2
6%
49%
42%
SEBASTIAN MIDDLE SCHOOL
n = 15 / dk = 1
 
 
 

7%
67%
27%

j. The school improvement team provides effective leadership at this school.
KENTUCKY
n = 37443 / dk = 3767
 
 
 
 

3
10%
51%
36%
BREATHITT COUNTY
n = 109 / dk = 11
 
 
 
 

5%
14%
44%
38%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8238 / dk = 814
 
 
 
 

3
10%
51%
36%
SEBASTIAN MIDDLE SCHOOL
n = 10 / dk = 6
 
 

70%
30%

k. The faculty are recognized for accomplishments.
KENTUCKY
n = 40621 / dk = 601
 
 
 
 

4%
12%
48%
36%
BREATHITT COUNTY
n = 114 / dk = 7
 
 
 
 

7%
18%
36%
39%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8944 / dk = 112
 
 
 
 

4
12%
48%
37%
SEBASTIAN MIDDLE SCHOOL
n = 13 / dk = 3
 
 
 
 

8%
15%
54%
23%

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 = 38779 / dk = 2558
 
 
 
 

4%
13%
55%
27%
BREATHITT COUNTY
n = 111 / dk = 9
 
 
 
 

5%
13%
54%
29%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8550 / dk = 529
 
 
 
 

4%
14%
55%
27%
SEBASTIAN MIDDLE SCHOOL
n = 14 / dk = 2
 
 
 

7%
79%
14%

b. Facilities and resources
KENTUCKY
n = 40068 / dk = 1204
 
 
 
 

3
9%
59%
30%
BREATHITT COUNTY
n = 112 / dk = 7
 
 
 
 

6%
12%
51%
31%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8809 / dk = 259
 
 
 
 

2
9%
59%
29%
SEBASTIAN MIDDLE SCHOOL
n = 13 / dk = 3
 
 
 

8%
69%
23%

c. The use of time in my school
KENTUCKY
n = 40074 / dk = 1205
 
 
 
 

3
12%
57%
28%
BREATHITT COUNTY
n = 116 / dk = 5
 
 
 
 

6%
14%
51%
29%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8816 / dk = 250
 
 
 
 

3
12%
57%
28%
SEBASTIAN MIDDLE SCHOOL
n = 14 / dk = 2
 
 

86%
14%

d. Professional learning
KENTUCKY
n = 40158 / dk = 1105
 
 
 
 

2
8%
60%
30%
BREATHITT COUNTY
n = 118 / dk = 3
 
 
 
 

4%
11%
53%
31%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8806 / dk = 257
 
 
 
 

2
9%
59%
29%
SEBASTIAN MIDDLE SCHOOL
n = 15 / dk = 1
 
 
 

7%
80%
13%

e. Teacher leadership
KENTUCKY
n = 39606 / dk = 1617
 
 
 
 

2
9%
59%
29%
BREATHITT COUNTY
n = 114 / dk = 6
 
 
 
 

5%
12%
49%
33%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8689 / dk = 357
 
 
 
 

2
9%
59%
29%
SEBASTIAN MIDDLE SCHOOL
n = 14 / dk = 2
 
 
 

7%
79%
14%

f. Community support and involvement
KENTUCKY
n = 39198 / dk = 2002
 
 
 
 

2
8%
61%
29%
BREATHITT COUNTY
n = 112 / dk = 9
 
 
 
 

4
12%
56%
29%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8577 / dk = 464
 
 
 
 

2
9%
61%
27%
SEBASTIAN MIDDLE SCHOOL
n = 13 / dk = 3
 
 
 

15%
77%
8%

g. Managing student conduct
KENTUCKY
n = 40541 / dk = 754
 
 
 
 

5%
13%
52%
29%
BREATHITT COUNTY
n = 118 / dk = 3
 
 
 
 

8%
21%
41%
30%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8904 / dk = 162
 
 
 
 

6%
14%
51%
30%
SEBASTIAN MIDDLE SCHOOL
n = 14 / dk = 2
 
 
 
 

7%
14%
71%
7%

h. Instructional practices and support
KENTUCKY
n = 40305 / dk = 938
 
 
 
 

2
7%
59%
32%
BREATHITT COUNTY
n = 117 / dk = 4
 
 
 
 

4%
9%
53%
33%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8866 / dk = 193
 
 
 
 

2
7%
59%
33%
SEBASTIAN MIDDLE SCHOOL
n = 14 / dk = 2
 
 

86%
14%

i. New teacher support
KENTUCKY
n = 38175 / dk = 3029
 
 
 
 

4
10%
56%
31%
BREATHITT COUNTY
n = 109 / dk = 12
 
 
 
 

4
12%
50%
34%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8411 / dk = 643
 
 
 
 

4
10%
56%
30%
SEBASTIAN MIDDLE SCHOOL
n = 14 / dk = 2
 
 
 

21%
71%
7%

Q7.4 Please rate how strongly you agree or disagree with the following statements about the school council in your school.
      Strongly disagree
      Disagree
      Agree
      Strongly agree
n = number of responses
dk = number of "don't know" responses


a. Teachers on the school council are representative of the faculty (i.e. experience, subject/grade, etc.)
KENTUCKY
n = 37388 / dk = 3856
 
 
 
 

2
6%
57%
35%
BREATHITT COUNTY
n = 111 / dk = 9
 
 
 
 

3
6%
57%
34%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8420 / dk = 636
 
 
 
 

2
6%
56%
36%
SEBASTIAN MIDDLE SCHOOL
n = 15 / dk = 1
 
 

80%
20%

b. Parents on the school council are representative of the diversity within the school community.
KENTUCKY
n = 34364 / dk = 6793
 
 
 
 

2
10%
59%
29%
BREATHITT COUNTY
n = 103 / dk = 18
 
 
 
 

4
14%
53%
29%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 7730 / dk = 1307
 
 
 
 

2
10%
59%
29%
SEBASTIAN MIDDLE SCHOOL
n = 12 / dk = 4
 
 

8%
92%

c. The school council makes decisions that positively impact instruction (i.e. curriculum, instructional practices, etc.).
KENTUCKY
n = 35909 / dk = 5242
 
 
 
 

2
7%
61%
31%
BREATHITT COUNTY
n = 108 / dk = 13
 
 
 
 

4
13%
52%
31%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8072 / dk = 964
 
 
 
 

1
7%
60%
32%
SEBASTIAN MIDDLE SCHOOL
n = 12 / dk = 4
 
 
 

8%
83%
8%

d. The school council makes decisions that positively impact school staffing and schedules.
KENTUCKY
n = 35705 / dk = 5441
 
 
 
 

2
8%
59%
31%
BREATHITT COUNTY
n = 105 / dk = 16
 
 
 
 

5%
11%
53%
30%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8054 / dk = 981
 
 
 
 

2
8%
59%
31%
SEBASTIAN MIDDLE SCHOOL
n = 11 / dk = 5
 

100%

e. Overall, the school council provides effective leadership in this school.
KENTUCKY
n = 36269 / dk = 4850
 
 
 
 

2
7%
59%
31%
BREATHITT COUNTY
n = 108 / dk = 12
 
 
 
 

4
11%
52%
33%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8170 / dk = 864
 
 
 
 

2
7%
59%
32%
SEBASTIAN MIDDLE SCHOOL
n = 13 / dk = 3
 
 
 

8%
77%
15%

 

Professional Learning

Q8.1 Please rate how strongly you agree or disagree with statements about professional learning 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 learning in my school.
KENTUCKY
n = 40569 / dk = 758
 
 
 
 

2
11%
60%
28%
BREATHITT COUNTY
n = 117 / dk = 4
 
 
 
 

2
13%
52%
33%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8916 / dk = 167
 
 
 
 

2
11%
59%
28%
SEBASTIAN MIDDLE SCHOOL
n = 14 / dk = 2
 
 

86%
14%

b. An appropriate amount of time is provided for professional learning.
KENTUCKY
n = 40853 / dk = 445
 
 
 
 

2
10%
60%
28%
BREATHITT COUNTY
n = 118 / dk = 3
 
 
 
 

1
8%
57%
35%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8955 / dk = 108
 
 
 
 

2
10%
61%
27%
SEBASTIAN MIDDLE SCHOOL
n = 15 / dk = 1
 
 

87%
13%

c. Professional learning offerings are data driven.
KENTUCKY
n = 38522 / dk = 2679
 
 
 
 

1
8%
60%
30%
BREATHITT COUNTY
n = 117 / dk = 4
 
 
 

8%
54%
38%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8488 / dk = 556
 
 
 
 

1
9%
60%
30%
SEBASTIAN MIDDLE SCHOOL
n = 16
 
 
 

6%
81%
12%

d. Professional learning opportunities are aligned with the school’s improvement plan.
KENTUCKY
n = 37851 / dk = 3229
 
 
 
 

1
4
62%
33%
BREATHITT COUNTY
n = 110 / dk = 9
 
 
 

3
57%
40%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8311 / dk = 711
 
 
 
 

1
4
62%
33%
SEBASTIAN MIDDLE SCHOOL
n = 14 / dk = 2
 
 

86%
14%

e. Professional learning is differentiated to meet the needs of individual teachers.
KENTUCKY
n = 39887 / dk = 1414
 
 
 
 

5%
19%
52%
24%
BREATHITT COUNTY
n = 115 / dk = 5
 
 
 
 

4%
13%
52%
30%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8756 / dk = 319
 
 
 
 

5%
18%
52%
24%
SEBASTIAN MIDDLE SCHOOL
n = 16
 
 
 

6%
87%
6%

f. Decision making about professional learning is guided by evidence from the growth and effectiveness system.
KENTUCKY
n = 36489 / dk = 4757
 
 
 
 

2
8%
62%
28%
BREATHITT COUNTY
n = 107 / dk = 13
 
 
 

7%
58%
35%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8093 / dk = 964
 
 
 
 

2
8%
61%
28%
SEBASTIAN MIDDLE SCHOOL
n = 14 / dk = 2
 
 

93%
7%

g. Professional learning deepens teachers' content knowledge.
KENTUCKY
n = 40360 / dk = 907
 
 
 
 

3
13%
57%
27%
BREATHITT COUNTY
n = 113 / dk = 7
 
 
 
 

1
10%
53%
36%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8872 / dk = 194
 
 
 
 

3
14%
56%
27%
SEBASTIAN MIDDLE SCHOOL
n = 14 / dk = 2
 
 
 

14%
71%
14%

h. Teachers have sufficient training to fully utilize instructional technology.
KENTUCKY
n = 40506 / dk = 715
 
 
 
 

3
15%
57%
24%
BREATHITT COUNTY
n = 118 / dk = 3
 
 
 
 

2
19%
48%
31%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8905 / dk = 151
 
 
 
 

3
15%
57%
25%
SEBASTIAN MIDDLE SCHOOL
n = 16
 
 
 

6%
75%
19%

i. Teachers are encouraged to reflect on their own practice.
KENTUCKY
n = 40766 / dk = 477
 
 
 
 

1
3
60%
36%
BREATHITT COUNTY
n = 116 / dk = 5
 
 
 
 

1
3
55%
41%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8958 / dk = 104
 
 
 
 

1
3
59%
37%
SEBASTIAN MIDDLE SCHOOL
n = 16
 
 
 

6%
69%
25%

j. In this school, follow up is provided from professional learning.
KENTUCKY
n = 39668 / dk = 1456
 
 
 
 

3
16%
57%
24%
BREATHITT COUNTY
n = 117 / dk = 4
 
 
 
 

2
15%
50%
32%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8699 / dk = 326
 
 
 
 

3
16%
57%
24%
SEBASTIAN MIDDLE SCHOOL
n = 16
 
 
 

6%
75%
19%

k. Professional learning provides ongoing opportunities for teachers to work with colleagues to refine teaching practices.
KENTUCKY
n = 40284 / dk = 845
 
 
 
 

2
12%
59%
27%
BREATHITT COUNTY
n = 115 / dk = 5
 
 
 
 

2
8%
52%
38%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8865 / dk = 168
 
 
 
 

2
11%
59%
28%
SEBASTIAN MIDDLE SCHOOL
n = 16
 
 
 

6%
69%
25%

l. Professional learning is evaluated and results are communicated to teachers.
KENTUCKY
n = 39033 / dk = 2124
 
 
 
 

3
19%
55%
24%
BREATHITT COUNTY
n = 115 / dk = 5
 
 
 
 

3
16%
48%
34%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8594 / dk = 449
 
 
 
 

3
18%
55%
24%
SEBASTIAN MIDDLE SCHOOL
n = 15 / dk = 1
 
 
 
 

7%
13%
60%
20%

m. Professional learning enhances teachers' ability to implement instructional strategies that meet diverse student learning needs.
KENTUCKY
n = 40246 / dk = 864
 
 
 
 

2
9%
62%
27%
BREATHITT COUNTY
n = 118 / dk = 3
 
 
 
 

1
7%
56%
36%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8857 / dk = 175
 
 
 
 

2
8%
62%
28%
SEBASTIAN MIDDLE SCHOOL
n = 16
 
 

75%
25%

n. Professional learning enhances teachers' abilities to improve student learning.
KENTUCKY
n = 40373 / dk = 679
 
 
 
 

2
7%
63%
29%
BREATHITT COUNTY
n = 118 / dk = 3
 
 
 
 

1
3
60%
36%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8879 / dk = 138
 
 
 
 

2
7%
62%
29%
SEBASTIAN MIDDLE SCHOOL
n = 16
 
 

81%
19%

o. Teachers contribute to the planning, selection, and/or design of professional learning.
KENTUCKY
n = 39307 / dk = 1761
 
 
 
 

4%
17%
55%
24%
BREATHITT COUNTY
n = 117 / dk = 4
 
 
 
 

6%
12%
50%
32%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8646 / dk = 378
 
 
 
 

5%
16%
55%
24%
SEBASTIAN MIDDLE SCHOOL
n = 16
 
 
 
 

6%
6%
75%
12%

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


a. Your content area
KENTUCKY
n = 36746
 
 

36%
64%
BREATHITT COUNTY
n = 108
 
 

26%
74%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8107
 
 

37%
63%
SEBASTIAN MIDDLE SCHOOL
n = 15
 
 

20%
80%

b. Kentucky Academic Standards
KENTUCKY
n = 36576
 
 

27%
73%
BREATHITT COUNTY
n = 107
 
 

24%
76%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8066
 
 

29%
71%
SEBASTIAN MIDDLE SCHOOL
n = 15
 
 

13%
87%

c. Student assessment
KENTUCKY
n = 36545
 
 

35%
65%
BREATHITT COUNTY
n = 106
 
 

35%
65%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8063
 
 

37%
63%
SEBASTIAN MIDDLE SCHOOL
n = 14
 
 

36%
64%

d. Differentiating instruction
KENTUCKY
n = 36689
 
 

53%
47%
BREATHITT COUNTY
n = 109
 
 

50%
50%
Kentucky Middle Schools
n = 8113
 
 

54%
46%
SEBASTIAN MIDDLE SCHOOL
n = 16
 
 

50%
50%

e. Special education (students with disabilities)
KENTUCKY
n = 36655