• The 2016 Parent Survey was sent out electronically to all parents in May. Parents were asked to complete a questionnaire for each child they have at the school. 

    The total number of respondents completing the survey was 167, representing a response rate of approximately 39%. This level of response is in keeping with average response rates for surveys in general. 

    Basic Demographic Information

    • 45% of responses were for children in the elementary school
    • 55% for children in secondary school.
    • 16% of responses were for PreK
    • 29% of responses were for Kg-G5
    • 25% of responses were for middle school (G6-8)
    • 30% of responses were for G9-G12


    Time spent at ACST

    • 19% of respondents have been at ACST less than one year
    • 24% of respondents have been at ACST between 1-2 years
    • 40% of respondents have been at ACST between 3-4 years
    • 10% of respondents have been at ACST between 5-6 years
    • 7% of respondents have been at ACST for more than 6 years

     Survey

    Summary of Parent Comments

    Most comments in response to the open-ended questions reflected opinions, both supportive and opposed to, expressed in the multiple-choice survey questions.

    Numbers of Comments per Section

    • General Rating of the School (12)                                  
    • Teaching and Learning Experience (21)                         
    • Parent Teacher Liaison (20)                                          
    • Additional Learning Activities Beyond the Classroom (20)
    • School Administration (22)