Result Details

Delaware (59.21% responded)
Charter Sch of Wilm (100.00% responded)
Delaware High Schools (51.81% responded)
Charter School of Wilmington (100.00% 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.
Delaware
n = 5965 / dk = 47
 
 
 
 

15%
35%
38%
12%
Charter Sch of Wilm
n = 55
 
 
 
 

4
13%
53%
31%
Delaware High Schools
n = 1408 / dk = 9
 
 
 
 

16%
37%
37%
9%
Charter School of Wilmington
n = 55
 
 
 
 

4
13%
53%
31%

b. Teachers have time available to collaborate with colleagues.
Delaware
n = 5951 / dk = 48
 
 
 
 

9%
23%
50%
18%
Charter Sch of Wilm
n = 53 / dk = 1
 
 
 
 

2
9%
45%
43%
Delaware High Schools
n = 1405 / dk = 10
 
 
 
 

11%
24%
46%
19%
Charter School of Wilmington
n = 53 / dk = 1
 
 
 
 

2
9%
45%
43%

c. Teachers are allowed to focus on educating students with minimal interruptions.
Delaware
n = 5943 / dk = 49
 
 
 
 

12%
32%
45%
12%
Charter Sch of Wilm
n = 53
 
 
 
 

4
11%
38%
47%
Delaware High Schools
n = 1404 / dk = 10
 
 
 
 

14%
36%
41%
10%
Charter School of Wilmington
n = 53
 
 
 
 

4
11%
38%
47%

d. Teachers have sufficient instructional time to meet the needs of all students.
Delaware
n = 5921 / dk = 74
 
 
 
 

10%
34%
45%
11%
Charter Sch of Wilm
n = 54
 
 
 
 

4
11%
41%
44%
Delaware High Schools
n = 1399 / dk = 15
 
 
 
 

8%
30%
49%
13%
Charter School of Wilmington
n = 54
 
 
 
 

4
11%
41%
44%

e. Teachers are protected from duties that interfere with their essential role of educating students.
Delaware
n = 5869 / dk = 120
 
 
 
 

11%
29%
46%
14%
Charter Sch of Wilm
n = 51 / dk = 1
 
 
 
 

2
18%
37%
43%
Delaware High Schools
n = 1382 / dk = 29
 
 
 
 

16%
33%
40%
12%
Charter School of Wilmington
n = 51 / dk = 1
 
 
 
 

2
18%
37%
43%

f. Efforts are made to minimize the amount of routine paperwork teachers are required to do.
Delaware
n = 5829 / dk = 158
 
 
 
 

24%
37%
33%
6%
Charter Sch of Wilm
n = 50 / dk = 4
 
 
 
 

6%
8%
52%
34%
Delaware High Schools
n = 1373 / dk = 36
 
 
 
 

24%
36%
34%
5%
Charter School of Wilmington
n = 50 / dk = 4
 
 
 
 

6%
8%
52%
34%

g. The non-instructional time provided for teachers in my school is sufficient.
Delaware
n = 5890 / dk = 97
 
 
 
 

17%
36%
39%
8%
Charter Sch of Wilm
n = 53 / dk = 1
 
 
 
 

4
9%
45%
42%
Delaware High Schools
n = 1391 / dk = 21
 
 
 
 

18%
37%
36%
9%
Charter School of Wilmington
n = 53 / dk = 1
 
 
 
 

4
9%
45%
42%

Q2.3 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
Delaware
n = 5188
 
 
 
 
 
 

2
21%
31%
33%
11%
2
Charter Sch of Wilm
n = 46
 
 
 
 
 
 

2
7%
30%
37%
20%
4%
Delaware High Schools
n = 1252
 
 
 
 
 
 

2
18%
35%
31%
13%
2
Charter School of Wilmington
n = 46
 
 
 
 
 
 

2
7%
30%
37%
20%
4%

b. Collaborative planning time
Delaware
n = 5190
 
 
 
 
 
 

9%
32%
50%
7%
1
0
Charter Sch of Wilm
n = 45
 
 
 
 
 

13%
49%
24%
9%
4%
Delaware High Schools
n = 1249
 
 
 
 
 
 

11%
32%
49%
6%
1
0
Charter School of Wilmington
n = 45
 
 
 
 
 

13%
49%
24%
9%
4%

c. Supervisory duties
Delaware
n = 5156
 
 
 
 
 
 

21%
35%
29%
11%
3
1
Charter Sch of Wilm
n = 45
 
 
 
 
 

44%
36%
13%
4%
2
Delaware High Schools
n = 1241
 
 
 
 
 
 

27%
34%
26%
11%
2
1
Charter School of Wilmington
n = 45
 
 
 
 
 

44%
36%
13%
4%
2

d. Required committee and/or staff meetings
Delaware
n = 5160
 
 
 
 
 
 

2
45%
44%
7%
1
0
Charter Sch of Wilm
n = 46
 
 
 
 
 

2
65%
26%
2
4%
Delaware High Schools
n = 1242
 
 
 
 
 
 

3
46%
41%
8%
2
0
Charter School of Wilmington
n = 46
 
 
 
 
 

2
65%
26%
2
4%

e. Completing required administrative paperwork
Delaware
n = 5142
 
 
 
 
 
 

6%
46%
36%
9%
3
1
Charter Sch of Wilm
n = 46
 
 
 
 
 

4%
70%
20%
4%
2
Delaware High Schools
n = 1239
 
 
 
 
 
 

5%
47%
35%
9%
3
0
Charter School of Wilmington
n = 46
 
 
 
 
 

4%
70%
20%
4%
2

f. Communicating with parents/guardians and/or the community
Delaware
n = 5187
 
 
 
 
 
 

2
48%
41%
7%
1
0
Charter Sch of Wilm
n = 46
 
 
 
 

4%
54%
39%
2
Delaware High Schools
n = 1247
 
 
 
 
 
 

2
48%
42%
7%
1
0
Charter School of Wilmington
n = 46
 
 
 
 

4%
54%
39%
2

g. Addressing student discipline issues
Delaware
n = 5203
 
 
 
 
 
 

4%
53%
30%
8%
3
1
Charter Sch of Wilm
n = 46
 
 
 
 

22%
74%
2
2
Delaware High Schools
n = 1250
 
 
 
 
 
 

5%
55%
28%
8%
3
1
Charter School of Wilmington
n = 46
 
 
 
 

22%
74%
2
2

h. Professional development
Delaware
n = 5145
 
 
 
 
 
 

16%
51%
27%
4
1
1
Charter Sch of Wilm
n = 46
 
 
 
 

33%
43%
20%
4%
Delaware High Schools
n = 1242
 
 
 
 
 
 

16%
51%
28%
4
1
0
Charter School of Wilmington
n = 46
 
 
 
 

33%
43%
20%
4%

i. Preparation for required federal, state, and local assessments
Delaware
n = 5155
 
 
 
 
 
 

10%
39%
32%
12%
4%
3
Charter Sch of Wilm
n = 46
 
 
 
 

24%
61%
13%
2
Delaware High Schools
n = 1243
 
 
 
 
 
 

12%
45%
28%
10%
3
2
Charter School of Wilmington
n = 46
 
 
 
 

24%
61%
13%
2

j. Delivery of assessments
Delaware
n = 5184
 
 
 
 
 
 

5%
34%
45%
12%
3
1
Charter Sch of Wilm
n = 46
 
 
 
 
 
 

9%
39%
41%
7%
2
2
Delaware High Schools
n = 1247
 
 
 
 
 
 

6%
38%
40%
11%
3
2
Charter School of Wilmington
n = 46
 
 
 
 
 
 

9%
39%
41%
7%
2
2

k. Utilizing results of assessments
Delaware
n = 5172
 
 
 
 
 
 

5%
41%
40%
10%
3
1
Charter Sch of Wilm
n = 45
 
 
 
 
 
 

11%
47%
36%
2
2
2
Delaware High Schools
n = 1244
 
 
 
 
 
 

7%
48%
34%
8%
2
1
Charter School of Wilmington
n = 45
 
 
 
 
 
 

11%
47%
36%
2
2
2

Q2.4 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 the weekend)?
      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
Delaware
n = 5230
 
 
 
 
 
 

1
4
14%
21%
30%
30%
Charter Sch of Wilm
n = 46
 
 
 
 
 
 

2
2
17%
20%
30%
28%
Delaware High Schools
n = 1258
 
 
 
 
 
 

1
3
12%
21%
32%
32%
Charter School of Wilmington
n = 46
 
 
 
 
 
 

2
2
17%
20%
30%
28%

 

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.
Delaware
n = 5912 / dk = 88
 
 
 
 

7%
21%
54%
19%
Charter Sch of Wilm
n = 54 / dk = 1
 
 
 
 

4
13%
56%
28%
Delaware High Schools
n = 1396 / dk = 20
 
 
 
 

8%
22%
54%
16%
Charter School of Wilmington
n = 54 / dk = 1
 
 
 
 

4
13%
56%
28%

b. Teachers have sufficient access to instructional technology, including computers, printers, software, and internet access.
Delaware
n = 5953 / dk = 42
 
 
 
 

9%
22%
47%
22%
Charter Sch of Wilm
n = 54
 
 
 
 

4
9%
54%
33%
Delaware High Schools
n = 1402 / dk = 10
 
 
 
 

12%
24%
45%
19%
Charter School of Wilmington
n = 54
 
 
 
 

4
9%
54%
33%

c. Teachers have access to reliable communication technology, including phones, faxes and email.
Delaware
n = 5968 / dk = 33
 
 
 
 

3
8%
58%
32%
Charter Sch of Wilm
n = 55
 
 
 
 

2
2
51%
45%
Delaware High Schools
n = 1404 / dk = 9
 
 
 
 

3
9%
58%
29%
Charter School of Wilmington
n = 55
 
 
 
 

2
2
51%
45%

d. Teachers have sufficient access to office equipment and supplies such as copy machines, paper, pens, etc.
Delaware
n = 5956 / dk = 35
 
 
 
 

6%
18%
51%
24%
Charter Sch of Wilm
n = 54 / dk = 1
 
 
 
 

2
22%
50%
26%
Delaware High Schools
n = 1405 / dk = 9
 
 
 
 

6%
22%
50%
22%
Charter School of Wilmington
n = 54 / dk = 1
 
 
 
 

2
22%
50%
26%

e. Teachers have sufficient access to a broad range of professional support personnel.
Delaware
n = 5932 / dk = 65
 
 
 
 

5%
19%
55%
20%
Charter Sch of Wilm
n = 53 / dk = 2
 
 
 
 

2
13%
58%
26%
Delaware High Schools
n = 1393 / dk = 21
 
 
 
 

5%
19%
57%
19%
Charter School of Wilmington
n = 53 / dk = 2
 
 
 
 

2
13%
58%
26%

f. The school environment is clean and well maintained.
Delaware
n = 5950 / dk = 56
 
 
 
 

4%
14%
49%
33%
Charter Sch of Wilm
n = 55
 
 
 
 

15%
33%
47%
5%
Delaware High Schools
n = 1402 / dk = 16
 
 
 
 

5%
13%
48%
34%
Charter School of Wilmington
n = 55
 
 
 
 

15%
33%
47%
5%

g. Teachers have adequate space to work productively.
Delaware
n = 5911 / dk = 65
 
 
 
 

5%
15%
55%
25%
Charter Sch of Wilm
n = 55
 
 
 
 

22%
33%
35%
11%
Delaware High Schools
n = 1395 / dk = 15
 
 
 
 

6%
18%
53%
24%
Charter School of Wilmington
n = 55
 
 
 
 

22%
33%
35%
11%

h. The physical environment of classrooms in this school supports teaching and learning.
Delaware
n = 5920 / dk = 56
 
 
 
 

5%
16%
55%
25%
Charter Sch of Wilm
n = 55
 
 
 
 

9%
33%
53%
5%
Delaware High Schools
n = 1398 / dk = 13
 
 
 
 

6%
21%
53%
20%
Charter School of Wilmington
n = 55
 
 
 
 

9%
33%
53%
5%

i. The reliability and speed of Internet connections in this school are sufficient to support instructional practices.
Delaware
n = 5941 / dk = 57
 
 
 
 

8%
20%
52%
20%
Charter Sch of Wilm
n = 54 / dk = 1
 
 
 
 

2
9%
50%
39%
Delaware High Schools
n = 1405 / dk = 12
 
 
 
 

12%
24%
47%
17%
Charter School of Wilmington
n = 54 / dk = 1
 
 
 
 

2
9%
50%
39%

 

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.
Delaware
n = 5696 / dk = 292
 
 
 
 

8%
28%
49%
15%
Charter Sch of Wilm
n = 53 / dk = 2
 
 
 

13%
55%
32%
Delaware High Schools
n = 1325 / dk = 89
 
 
 
 

7%
30%
48%
15%
Charter School of Wilmington
n = 53 / dk = 2
 
 
 

13%
55%
32%

b. This school maintains clear, two-way communication with the community.
Delaware
n = 5821 / dk = 159
 
 
 
 

3
12%
63%
22%
Charter Sch of Wilm
n = 52 / dk = 3
 
 

44%
56%
Delaware High Schools
n = 1360 / dk = 51
 
 
 
 

3
14%
67%
17%
Charter School of Wilmington
n = 52 / dk = 3
 
 

44%
56%

c. This school does a good job of encouraging parent/guardian involvement.
Delaware
n = 5906 / dk = 84
 
 
 
 

2
11%
55%
32%
Charter Sch of Wilm
n = 54 / dk = 1
 
 

41%
59%
Delaware High Schools
n = 1383 / dk = 33
 
 
 
 

2
16%
59%
22%
Charter School of Wilmington
n = 54 / dk = 1
 
 

41%
59%

d. Teachers provide parents/guardians with useful information about student learning.
Delaware
n = 5901 / dk = 97
 
 
 
 

1
5%
59%
36%
Charter Sch of Wilm
n = 52 / dk = 3
 
 

48%
52%
Delaware High Schools
n = 1382 / dk = 35
 
 
 
 

1
8%
68%
23%
Charter School of Wilmington
n = 52 / dk = 3
 
 

48%
52%

e. Parents/guardians know what is going on in this school.
Delaware
n = 5813 / dk = 179
 
 
 
 

2
17%
55%
26%
Charter Sch of Wilm
n = 54 / dk = 1
 
 

39%
61%
Delaware High Schools
n = 1342 / dk = 75
 
 
 
 

3
25%
57%
15%
Charter School of Wilmington
n = 54 / dk = 1
 
 

39%
61%

f. Parents/guardians support teachers, contributing to their success with students.
Delaware
n = 5861 / dk = 114
 
 
 
 

7%
27%
54%
12%
Charter Sch of Wilm
n = 54 / dk = 1
 
 
 

6%
52%
43%
Delaware High Schools
n = 1380 / dk = 31
 
 
 
 

8%
31%
52%
9%
Charter School of Wilmington
n = 54 / dk = 1
 
 
 

6%
52%
43%

g. Community members support teachers, contributing to their success with students.
Delaware
n = 5493 / dk = 496
 
 
 
 

5%
25%
58%
13%
Charter Sch of Wilm
n = 48 / dk = 7
 
 
 
 

2
4%
56%
37%
Delaware High Schools
n = 1284 / dk = 134
 
 
 
 

6%
27%
57%
9%
Charter School of Wilmington
n = 48 / dk = 7
 
 
 
 

2
4%
56%
37%

h. The community we serve is supportive of this school.
Delaware
n = 5612 / dk = 373
 
 
 
 

4%
19%
59%
18%
Charter Sch of Wilm
n = 54 / dk = 1
 
 
 
 

6%
7%
43%
44%
Delaware High Schools
n = 1328 / dk = 87
 
 
 
 

5%
22%
57%
16%
Charter School of Wilmington
n = 54 / dk = 1
 
 
 
 

6%
7%
43%
44%

 

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.
Delaware
n = 5957 / dk = 35
 
 
 
 

4%
12%
54%
30%
Charter Sch of Wilm
n = 55
 
 
 

2
42%
56%
Delaware High Schools
n = 1412 / dk = 3
 
 
 
 

8%
20%
52%
20%
Charter School of Wilmington
n = 55
 
 
 

2
42%
56%

b. Students at this school follow rules of conduct.
Delaware
n = 5965 / dk = 27
 
 
 
 

8%
23%
55%
14%
Charter Sch of Wilm
n = 55
 
 
 

2
49%
49%
Delaware High Schools
n = 1414
 
 
 
 

14%
33%
44%
9%
Charter School of Wilmington
n = 55
 
 
 

2
49%
49%

c. Policies and procedures about student conduct are clearly understood by the faculty.
Delaware
n = 5931 / dk = 32
 
 
 
 

4
15%
54%
27%
Charter Sch of Wilm
n = 54 / dk = 1
 
 
 

7%
52%
41%
Delaware High Schools
n = 1403 / dk = 6
 
 
 
 

6%
22%
53%
19%
Charter School of Wilmington
n = 54 / dk = 1
 
 
 

7%
52%
41%

d. School administrators consistently enforce rules for student conduct.
Delaware
n = 5899 / dk = 81
 
 
 
 

12%
26%
42%
21%
Charter Sch of Wilm
n = 53 / dk = 2
 
 
 
 

8%
6%
45%
42%
Delaware High Schools
n = 1392 / dk = 19
 
 
 
 

18%
33%
35%
14%
Charter School of Wilmington
n = 53 / dk = 2
 
 
 
 

8%
6%
45%
42%

e. School administrators support teachers' efforts to maintain discipline in the classroom.
Delaware
n = 5913 / dk = 62
 
 
 
 

8%
17%
50%
25%
Charter Sch of Wilm
n = 54 / dk = 1
 
 
 

2
46%
52%
Delaware High Schools
n = 1399 / dk = 11
 
 
 
 

11%
21%
50%
19%
Charter School of Wilmington
n = 54 / dk = 1
 
 
 

2
46%
52%

f. Teachers consistently enforce rules for student conduct.
Delaware
n = 5901 / dk = 74
 
 
 
 

3
19%
53%
25%
Charter Sch of Wilm
n = 53 / dk = 2
 
 
 
 

8%
15%
58%
19%
Delaware High Schools
n = 1385 / dk = 23
 
 
 
 

7%
41%
44%
8%
Charter School of Wilmington
n = 53 / dk = 2
 
 
 
 

8%
15%
58%
19%

g. The faculty work in a school environment that is safe.
Delaware
n = 5932 / dk = 55
 
 
 
 

3
10%
56%
32%
Charter Sch of Wilm
n = 53 / dk = 2
 
 
 
 

2
2
43%
53%
Delaware High Schools
n = 1393 / dk = 19
 
 
 
 

4
14%
58%
25%
Charter School of Wilmington
n = 53 / dk = 2
 
 
 
 

2
2
43%
53%

 

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.
Delaware
n = 5901 / dk = 72
 
 
 
 

6%
18%
56%
20%
Charter Sch of Wilm
n = 53 / dk = 2
 
 
 
 

4
8%
45%
43%
Delaware High Schools
n = 1395 / dk = 18
 
 
 
 

8%
21%
57%
14%
Charter School of Wilmington
n = 53 / dk = 2
 
 
 
 

4
8%
45%
43%

b. Teachers are trusted to make sound professional decisions about instruction.
Delaware
n = 5892 / dk = 62
 
 
 
 

6%
19%
53%
22%
Charter Sch of Wilm
n = 55
 
 
 

4
42%
55%
Delaware High Schools
n = 1395 / dk = 10
 
 
 
 

8%
21%
54%
17%
Charter School of Wilmington
n = 55
 
 
 

4
42%
55%

c. Teachers are relied upon to make decisions about educational issues.
Delaware
n = 5853 / dk = 104
 
 
 
 

6%
22%
52%
19%
Charter Sch of Wilm
n = 53 / dk = 2
 
 
 
 

6%
17%
30%
47%
Delaware High Schools
n = 1384 / dk = 25
 
 
 
 

9%
27%
51%
13%
Charter School of Wilmington
n = 53 / dk = 2
 
 
 
 

6%
17%
30%
47%

d. Teachers are encouraged to participate in school leadership roles.
Delaware
n = 5845 / dk = 108
 
 
 
 

4
12%
58%
26%
Charter Sch of Wilm
n = 53 / dk = 2
 
 
 
 

11%
19%
43%
26%
Delaware High Schools
n = 1376 / dk = 30
 
 
 
 

4%
14%
61%
21%
Charter School of Wilmington
n = 53 / dk = 2
 
 
 
 

11%
19%
43%
26%

e. The faculty has an effective process for making group decisions to solve problems.
Delaware
n = 5727 / dk = 231
 
 
 
 

8%
30%
47%
14%
Charter Sch of Wilm
n = 52 / dk = 3
 
 
 
 

12%
31%
44%
13%
Delaware High Schools
n = 1344 / dk = 68
 
 
 
 

11%
36%
42%
10%
Charter School of Wilmington
n = 52 / dk = 3
 
 
 
 

12%
31%
44%
13%

f. In this school we take steps to solve problems.
Delaware
n = 5832 / dk = 128
 
 
 
 

5%
20%
56%
19%
Charter Sch of Wilm
n = 51 / dk = 3
 
 
 
 

4
16%
53%
27%
Delaware High Schools
n = 1363 / dk = 43
 
 
 
 

8%
26%
53%
14%
Charter School of Wilmington
n = 51 / dk = 3
 
 
 
 

4
16%
53%
27%

g. Teachers are effective leaders in this school.
Delaware
n = 5845 / dk = 117
 
 
 
 

4
17%
56%
23%
Charter Sch of Wilm
n = 51 / dk = 4
 
 
 
 

10%
18%
49%
24%
Delaware High Schools
n = 1372 / dk = 37
 
 
 
 

6%
23%
57%
14%
Charter School of Wilmington
n = 51 / dk = 4
 
 
 
 

10%
18%
49%
24%

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
Delaware
n = 5676 / dk = 328
 
 
 
 

9%
31%
33%
27%
Charter Sch of Wilm
n = 52 / dk = 3
 
 
 

4
10%
87%
Delaware High Schools
n = 1351 / dk = 67
 
 
 
 

6%
23%
34%
37%
Charter School of Wilmington
n = 52 / dk = 3
 
 
 

4
10%
87%

b. Devising teaching techniques
Delaware
n = 5762 / dk = 231
 
 
 
 

4%
19%
34%
42%
Charter Sch of Wilm
n = 52 / dk = 2
 
 

2
98%
Delaware High Schools
n = 1367 / dk = 46
 
 
 
 

4%
18%
34%
44%
Charter School of Wilmington
n = 52 / dk = 2
 
 

2
98%

c. Setting grading and student assessment practices
Delaware
n = 5730 / dk = 253
 
 
 
 

8%
24%
34%
33%
Charter Sch of Wilm
n = 53 / dk = 2
 
 
 

2
8%
91%
Delaware High Schools
n = 1367 / dk = 44
 
 
 
 

8%
21%
32%
39%
Charter School of Wilmington
n = 53 / dk = 2
 
 
 

2
8%
91%

d. Determining the content of in-service professional development programs
Delaware
n = 5716 / dk = 278
 
 
 
 

33%
39%
22%
6%
Charter Sch of Wilm
n = 50 / dk = 5
 
 
 
 

18%
38%
28%
16%
Delaware High Schools
n = 1343 / dk = 67
 
 
 
 

33%
39%
22%
7%
Charter School of Wilmington
n = 50 / dk = 5
 
 
 
 

18%
38%
28%
16%

e. Establishing student discipline procedures
Delaware
n = 5764 / dk = 239
 
 
 
 

23%
35%
31%
11%
Charter Sch of Wilm
n = 49 / dk = 6
 
 
 
 

16%
27%
39%
18%
Delaware High Schools
n = 1364 / dk = 54
 
 
 
 

31%
37%
26%
6%
Charter School of Wilmington
n = 49 / dk = 6
 
 
 
 

16%
27%
39%
18%

f. Providing input on how the school budget will be spent
Delaware
n = 5526 / dk = 467
 
 
 
 

51%
34%
13%
3
Charter Sch of Wilm
n = 50 / dk = 5
 
 
 

42%
40%
18%
Delaware High Schools
n = 1305 / dk = 108
 
 
 
 

50%
35%
12%
3
Charter School of Wilmington
n = 50 / dk = 5
 
 
 

42%
40%
18%

g. The selection of teachers new to this school
Delaware
n = 5541 / dk = 462
 
 
 
 

41%
38%
17%
4%
Charter Sch of Wilm
n = 51 / dk = 4
 
 
 
 

27%
35%
29%
8%
Delaware High Schools
n = 1310 / dk = 106
 
 
 
 

39%
41%
17%
3
Charter School of Wilmington
n = 51 / dk = 4
 
 
 
 

27%
35%
29%
8%

h. School improvement planning
Delaware
n = 5585 / dk = 412
 
 
 
 

16%
36%
34%
14%
Charter Sch of Wilm
n = 47 / dk = 8
 
 
 
 

26%
34%
32%
9%
Delaware High Schools
n = 1314 / dk = 102
 
 
 
 

20%
40%
31%
9%
Charter School of Wilmington
n = 47 / dk = 8
 
 
 
 

26%
34%
32%
9%

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
Delaware
n = 5757 / dk = 278
 
 
 
 

13%
34%
46%
6%
Charter Sch of Wilm
n = 52 / dk = 3
 
 
 
 

19%
21%
50%
10%
Delaware High Schools
n = 1368 / dk = 66
 
 
 
 

15%
39%
40%
5%
Charter School of Wilmington
n = 52 / dk = 3
 
 
 
 

19%
21%
50%
10%

 

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.
Delaware
n = 5702 / dk = 205
 
 
 
 

6%
22%
57%
14%
Charter Sch of Wilm
n = 38 / dk = 8
 
 
 

16%
76%
8%
Delaware High Schools
n = 1333 / dk = 58
 
 
 
 

8%
28%
56%
9%
Charter School of Wilmington
n = 38 / dk = 8
 
 
 

16%
76%
8%

b. There is an atmosphere of trust and mutual respect in this school.
Delaware
n = 5827 / dk = 69
 
 
 
 

10%
25%
49%
17%
Charter Sch of Wilm
n = 44 / dk = 2
 
 
 

18%
66%
16%
Delaware High Schools
n = 1369 / dk = 16
 
 
 
 

10%
29%
50%
11%
Charter School of Wilmington
n = 44 / dk = 2
 
 
 

18%
66%
16%

c. Teachers feel comfortable raising issues and concerns that are important to them.
Delaware
n = 5794 / dk = 110
 
 
 
 

11%
26%
46%
17%
Charter Sch of Wilm
n = 45 / dk = 2
 
 
 
 

11%
29%
47%
13%
Delaware High Schools
n = 1357 / dk = 31
 
 
 
 

10%
28%
49%
12%
Charter School of Wilmington
n = 45 / dk = 2
 
 
 
 

11%
29%
47%
13%

d. The school leadership consistently supports teachers.
Delaware
n = 5754 / dk = 145
 
 
 
 

8%
23%
49%
19%
Charter Sch of Wilm
n = 43 / dk = 3
 
 
 

16%
53%
30%
Delaware High Schools
n = 1347 / dk = 41
 
 
 
 

9%
29%
48%
14%
Charter School of Wilmington
n = 43 / dk = 3
 
 
 

16%
53%
30%

e. Teachers are held to high professional standards for delivering instruction.
Delaware
n = 5845 / dk = 67
 
 
 
 

2
6%
49%
43%
Charter Sch of Wilm
n = 43 / dk = 3
 
 
 

7%
44%
49%
Delaware High Schools
n = 1375 / dk = 17
 
 
 
 

3
9%
56%
32%
Charter School of Wilmington
n = 43 / dk = 3
 
 
 

7%
44%
49%

f. The school leadership facilitates using data to improve student learning.
Delaware
n = 5737 / dk = 165
 
 
 
 

2
6%
53%
39%
Charter Sch of Wilm
n = 35 / dk = 12
 
 
 

20%
60%
20%
Delaware High Schools
n = 1325 / dk = 62
 
 
 
 

3
11%
61%
25%
Charter School of Wilmington
n = 35 / dk = 12
 
 
 

20%
60%
20%

g. Teacher performance is assessed objectively.
Delaware
n = 5583 / dk = 328
 
 
 
 

5%
12%
59%
25%
Charter Sch of Wilm
n = 41 / dk = 6
 
 
 
 

5%
5%
56%
34%
Delaware High Schools
n = 1317 / dk = 75
 
 
 
 

6%
15%
63%
17%
Charter School of Wilmington
n = 41 / dk = 6
 
 
 
 

5%
5%
56%
34%

h. Teachers receive feedback that can help them improve teaching.
Delaware
n = 5647 / dk = 255
 
 
 
 

4%
14%
58%
24%
Charter Sch of Wilm
n = 41 / dk = 6
 
 
 

17%
49%
34%
Delaware High Schools
n = 1342 / dk = 52
 
 
 
 

4%
18%
61%
17%
Charter School of Wilmington
n = 41 / dk = 6
 
 
 

17%
49%
34%

i. The procedures for teacher evaluation are consistent.
Delaware
n = 5495 / dk = 395
 
 
 
 

6%
15%
55%
24%
Charter Sch of Wilm
n = 38 / dk = 8
 
 
 

13%
39%
47%
Delaware High Schools
n = 1291 / dk = 97
 
 
 
 

6%
20%
57%
17%
Charter School of Wilmington
n = 38 / dk = 8
 
 
 

13%
39%
47%

j. The school improvement team provides effective leadership at this school.
Delaware
n = 5020 / dk = 858
 
 
 
 

7%
22%
53%
18%
Charter Sch of Wilm
n = 25 / dk = 21
 
 
 
 

8%
16%
44%
32%
Delaware High Schools
n = 1164 / dk = 217
 
 
 
 

8%
27%
53%
12%
Charter School of Wilmington
n = 25 / dk = 21
 
 
 
 

8%
16%
44%
32%

k. The faculty are recognized for accomplishments.
Delaware
n = 5767 / dk = 128
 
 
 
 

7%
20%
51%
23%
Charter Sch of Wilm
n = 43 / dk = 3
 
 
 

7%
49%
44%
Delaware High Schools
n = 1357 / dk = 27
 
 
 
 

7%
20%
55%
19%
Charter School of Wilmington
n = 43 / dk = 3
 
 
 

7%
49%
44%

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
Delaware
n = 5273 / dk = 635
 
 
 
 

8%
25%
55%
11%
Charter Sch of Wilm
n = 37 / dk = 9
 
 
 
 

8%
19%
62%
11%
Delaware High Schools
n = 1243 / dk = 148
 
 
 
 

9%
29%
55%
8%
Charter School of Wilmington
n = 37 / dk = 9
 
 
 
 

8%
19%
62%
11%

b. Facilities and resources
Delaware
n = 5570 / dk = 336
 
 
 
 

7%
18%
62%
14%
Charter Sch of Wilm
n = 45 / dk = 1
 
 
 
 

4%
9%
60%
27%
Delaware High Schools
n = 1312 / dk = 78
 
 
 
 

7%
20%
61%
11%
Charter School of Wilmington
n = 45 / dk = 1
 
 
 
 

4%
9%
60%
27%

c. The use of time in my school
Delaware
n = 5562 / dk = 345
 
 
 
 

9%
26%
54%
12%
Charter Sch of Wilm
n = 41 / dk = 5
 
 
 
 

5%
10%
61%
24%
Delaware High Schools
n = 1309 / dk = 82
 
 
 
 

10%
28%
53%
8%
Charter School of Wilmington
n = 41 / dk = 5
 
 
 
 

5%
10%
61%
24%

d. Professional development
Delaware
n = 5519 / dk = 389
 
 
 
 

8%
24%
56%
12%
Charter Sch of Wilm
n = 43 / dk = 3
 
 
 
 

7%
19%
58%
16%
Delaware High Schools
n = 1307 / dk = 84
 
 
 
 

10%
27%
54%
9%
Charter School of Wilmington
n = 43 / dk = 3
 
 
 
 

7%
19%
58%
16%

e. Teacher leadership
Delaware
n = 5334 / dk = 552
 
 
 
 

6%
20%
61%
12%
Charter Sch of Wilm
n = 39 / dk = 7
 
 
 
 

10%
21%
54%
15%
Delaware High Schools
n = 1247 / dk = 135
 
 
 
 

7%
24%
60%
9%
Charter School of Wilmington
n = 39 / dk = 7
 
 
 
 

10%
21%
54%
15%

f. Community support and involvement
Delaware
n = 5260 / dk = 634
 
 
 
 

5%
16%
65%
14%
Charter Sch of Wilm
n = 39 / dk = 7
 
 

62%
38%
Delaware High Schools
n = 1215 / dk = 170
 
 
 
 

7%
19%
64%
11%
Charter School of Wilmington
n = 39 / dk = 7
 
 

62%
38%

g. Managing student conduct
Delaware
n = 5648 / dk = 259
 
 
 
 

10%
21%
55%
15%
Charter Sch of Wilm
n = 45 / dk = 1
 
 
 
 

7%
4%
58%
31%
Delaware High Schools
n = 1335 / dk = 54
 
 
 
 

13%
24%
53%
10%
Charter School of Wilmington
n = 45 / dk = 1
 
 
 
 

7%
4%
58%
31%

h. Instructional practices and support
Delaware
n = 5590 / dk = 307
 
 
 
 

5%
15%
64%
16%
Charter Sch of Wilm
n = 41 / dk = 4
 
 
 

7%
63%
29%
Delaware High Schools
n = 1315 / dk = 73
 
 
 
 

6%
17%
66%
12%
Charter School of Wilmington
n = 41 / dk = 4
 
 
 

7%
63%
29%

i. New teacher support
Delaware
n = 5023 / dk = 863
 
 
 
 

9%
21%
57%
14%
Charter Sch of Wilm
n = 29 / dk = 17
 
 
 
 

3
3
69%
24%
Delaware High Schools
n = 1180 / dk = 204
 
 
 
 

9%
23%
56%
11%
Charter School of Wilmington
n = 29 / dk = 17
 
 
 
 

3
3
69%
24%

 

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.
Delaware
n = 5676 / dk = 235
 
 
 
 

6%
26%
57%
11%
Charter Sch of Wilm
n = 43 / dk = 4
 
 
 
 

2
28%
58%
12%
Delaware High Schools
n = 1338 / dk = 51
 
 
 
 

7%
27%
58%
8%
Charter School of Wilmington
n = 43 / dk = 4
 
 
 
 

2
28%
58%
12%

b. An appropriate amount of time is provided for professional development.
Delaware
n = 5806 / dk = 100
 
 
 
 

6%
27%
57%
10%
Charter Sch of Wilm
n = 43 / dk = 4
 
 
 
 

5%
30%
51%
14%
Delaware High Schools
n = 1367 / dk = 22
 
 
 
 

7%
27%
58%
8%
Charter School of Wilmington
n = 43 / dk = 4
 
 
 
 

5%
30%
51%
14%

c. Professional development offerings are data driven.
Delaware
n = 5141 / dk = 772
 
 
 
 

4%
20%
61%
14%
Charter Sch of Wilm
n = 24 / dk = 23
 
 
 
 

8%
54%
33%
4%
Delaware High Schools
n = 1170 / dk = 220
 
 
 
 

5%
22%
64%
10%
Charter School of Wilmington
n = 24 / dk = 23
 
 
 
 

8%
54%
33%
4%

d. Professional learning opportunities are aligned with the school’s improvement plan.
Delaware
n = 4774 / dk = 1105
 
 
 
 

3
14%
68%
15%
Charter Sch of Wilm
n = 22 / dk = 25
 
 
 
 

5%
41%
45%
9%
Delaware High Schools
n = 1102 / dk = 282
 
 
 
 

4%
15%
69%
12%
Charter School of Wilmington
n = 22 / dk = 25
 
 
 
 

5%
41%
45%
9%

e. Professional development is differentiated to meet the needs of individual teachers.
Delaware
n = 5566 / dk = 336
 
 
 
 

17%
39%
37%
7%
Charter Sch of Wilm
n = 37 / dk = 10
 
 
 
 

14%
24%
46%
16%
Delaware High Schools
n = 1306 / dk = 82
 
 
 
 

19%
42%
35%
5%
Charter School of Wilmington
n = 37 / dk = 10
 
 
 
 

14%
24%
46%
16%

f. Professional development deepens teachers' content knowledge.
Delaware
n = 5673 / dk = 228
 
 
 
 

11%
29%
50%
10%
Charter Sch of Wilm
n = 43 / dk = 4
 
 
 
 

9%
33%
40%
19%
Delaware High Schools
n = 1327 / dk = 62
 
 
 
 

19%
37%
37%
6%
Charter School of Wilmington
n = 43 / dk = 4
 
 
 
 

9%
33%
40%
19%

g. Teachers are encouraged to reflect on their own practice.
Delaware
n = 5720 / dk = 186
 
 
 
 

3
11%
68%
18%
Charter Sch of Wilm
n = 41 / dk = 6
 
 
 
 

10%
17%
63%
10%
Delaware High Schools
n = 1340 / dk = 45
 
 
 
 

5%
13%
68%
14%
Charter School of Wilmington
n = 41 / dk = 6
 
 
 
 

10%
17%
63%
10%

h. In this school, follow up is provided from professional development.
Delaware
n = 5537 / dk = 367
 
 
 
 

9%
36%
47%
8%
Charter Sch of Wilm
n = 37 / dk = 10
 
 
 
 

14%
43%
38%
5%
Delaware High Schools
n = 1309 / dk = 79
 
 
 
 

11%
37%
46%
6%
Charter School of Wilmington
n = 37 / dk = 10
 
 
 
 

14%
43%
38%
5%

i. Professional development provides ongoing opportunities for teachers to work with colleagues to refine teaching practices.
Delaware
n = 5681 / dk = 198
 
 
 
 

8%
27%
54%
11%
Charter Sch of Wilm
n = 39 / dk = 7
 
 
 
 

13%
28%
38%
21%
Delaware High Schools
n = 1328 / dk = 46
 
 
 
 

11%
31%
49%
8%
Charter School of Wilmington
n = 39 / dk = 7
 
 
 
 

13%
28%
38%
21%

j. Professional development is evaluated and results are communicated to teachers.
Delaware
n = 5402 / dk = 473
 
 
 
 

14%
44%
36%
6%
Charter Sch of Wilm
n = 36 / dk = 9
 
 
 
 

14%
50%
28%
8%
Delaware High Schools
n = 1280 / dk = 100
 
 
 
 

17%
45%
34%
4%
Charter School of Wilmington
n = 36 / dk = 9
 
 
 
 

14%
50%
28%
8%

k. Professional development enhances teachers' ability to implement instructional strategies that meet diverse student learning needs.
Delaware
n = 5631 / dk = 238
 
 
 
 

7%
22%
59%
12%
Charter Sch of Wilm
n = 40 / dk = 4
 
 
 
 

10%
27%
45%
17%
Delaware High Schools
n = 1319 / dk = 52
 
 
 
 

11%
25%
55%
9%
Charter School of Wilmington
n = 40 / dk = 4
 
 
 
 

10%
27%
45%
17%

l. Professional development enhances teachers' abilities to improve student learning.
Delaware
n = 5674 / dk = 202
 
 
 
 

6%
17%
62%
14%
Charter Sch of Wilm
n = 40 / dk = 5
 
 
 
 

10%
27%
40%
22%
Delaware High Schools
n = 1329 / dk = 46
 
 
 
 

10%
22%
58%
10%
Charter School of Wilmington
n = 40 / dk = 5
 
 
 
 

10%
27%
40%
22%

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
Delaware
n = 4956
 
 

47%
53%
Charter Sch of Wilm
n = 39
 
 

49%
51%
Delaware High Schools
n = 1194
 
 

47%
53%
Charter School of Wilmington
n = 39
 
 

49%
51%

b. Common Core Standards
Delaware
n = 4968
 
 

70%
30%
Charter Sch of Wilm
n = 40
 
 

50%
50%
Delaware High Schools
n = 1179
 
 

64%
36%
Charter School of Wilmington
n = 40
 
 

50%
50%

c. Student assessment
Delaware
n = 4942
 
 

51%
49%
Charter Sch of Wilm
n = 39
 
 

46%
54%
Delaware High Schools
n = 1180
 
 

50%
50%
Charter School of Wilmington
n = 39
 
 

46%
54%

d. Special education (students with disabilities)
Delaware
n = 4930
 
 

63%
37%
Charter Sch of Wilm
n = 38
 
 

11%
89%
Delaware High Schools
n = 1183
 
 

63%
37%
Charter School of Wilmington
n = 38
 
 

11%
89%

e. Special education (gifted and talented)
Delaware
n = 4845
 
 

57%
43%
Charter Sch of Wilm
n = 38
 
 

58%
42%
Delaware High Schools
n = 1153
 
 

57%
43%
Charter School of Wilmington
n = 38
 
 

58%
42%

f. English Language Learners
Delaware
n = 4828
 
 

58%
42%
Charter Sch of Wilm
n = 38
 
 

8%
92%
Delaware High Schools
n = 1156
 
 

56%
44%
Charter School of Wilmington
n = 38
 
 

8%
92%

g. Differentiating instruction
Delaware
n = 4960
 
 

59%
41%
Charter Sch of Wilm
n = 39
 
 

46%
54%
Delaware High Schools
n = 1188
 
 

56%
44%
Charter School of Wilmington
n = 39
 
 

46%
54%

h. Closing the Achievement Gap
Delaware
n = 4912
 
 

63%
37%
Charter Sch of Wilm
n = 38
 
 

8%
92%
Delaware High Schools
n = 1171
 
 

61%
39%
Charter School of Wilmington
n = 38
 
 

8%
92%

i. Methods of teaching
Delaware
n = 4924
 
 

45%
55%
Charter Sch of Wilm
n = 39
 
 

49%
51%
Delaware High Schools
n = 1176
 
 

45%
55%
Charter School of Wilmington
n = 39
 
 

49%
51%

j. Reading strategies
Delaware
n = 4897
 
 

50%
50%
Charter Sch of Wilm
n = 38
 
 

18%
82%
Delaware High Schools
n = 1171
 
 

47%
53%
Charter School of Wilmington
n = 38
 
 

18%
82%

k. Integrating technology into instruction
Delaware
n = 4983
 
 

68%
32%
Charter Sch of Wilm
n = 40
 
 

77%
22%
Delaware High Schools
n = 1200
 
 

68%
32%
Charter School of Wilmington
n = 40
 
 

77%
22%

l. Classroom management techniques
Delaware
n = 4907
 
 

40%
60%
Charter Sch of Wilm
n = 39
 
 

15%
85%
Delaware High Schools
n = 1170
 
 

41%
59%
Charter School of Wilmington
n = 39
 
 

15%
85%

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
Delaware
n = 5047
 
 

67%
33%
Charter Sch of Wilm
n = 40
 
 

57%
42%
Delaware High Schools
n = 1210
 
 

60%
40%
Charter School of Wilmington
n = 40
 
 

57%
42%

b. Common Core Standards
Delaware
n = 5051
 
 

55%
45%
Charter Sch of Wilm
n = 40
 
 

30%
70%
Delaware High Schools
n = 1208
 
 

43%
57%
Charter School of Wilmington
n = 40
 
 

30%
70%

c. Student assessment
Delaware
n = 5006
 
 

48%
52%
Charter Sch of Wilm
n = 39
 
 

33%
67%
Delaware High Schools
n = 1202
 
 

50%
50%
Charter School of Wilmington
n = 39
 
 

33%
67%

d. Special education (students with disabilities)
Delaware
n = 4999
 
 

24%
76%
Charter Sch of Wilm
n = 39
 
 

3
97%
Delaware High Schools
n = 1195
 
 

23%
77%
Charter School of Wilmington
n = 39
 
 

3
97%

e. Special education (gifted and talented)
Delaware
n = 4973
 
 

6%
94%
Charter Sch of Wilm
n = 38
 
 

13%
87%
Delaware High Schools
n = 1189
 
 

7%
93%
Charter School of Wilmington
n = 38
 
 

13%
87%

f. English Language Learners
Delaware
n = 4971
 
 

8%
92%
Charter Sch of Wilm
n = 38
 

100%
Delaware High Schools
n = 1189
 
 

6%
94%
Charter School of Wilmington
n = 38
 

100%

g. Differentiating instruction
Delaware
n = 5011
 
 

54%
46%
Charter Sch of Wilm
n = 39
 
 

33%
67%
Delaware High Schools
n = 1203
 
 

54%
46%
Charter School of Wilmington
n = 39
 
 

33%
67%

h. Closing the Achievement Gap
Delaware
n = 4986
 
 

27%
73%
Charter Sch of Wilm
n = 39
 
 

8%
92%
Delaware High Schools
n = 1195
 
 

28%
72%
Charter School of Wilmington
n = 39
 
 

8%
92%

i. Methods of teaching
Delaware
n = 4998
 
 

51%
49%
Charter Sch of Wilm
n = 39
 
 

41%
59%
Delaware High Schools
n = 1201
 
 

54%
46%
Charter School of Wilmington
n = 39
 
 

41%
59%

j. Reading strategies
Delaware
n = 5007
 
 

45%
55%
Charter Sch of Wilm
n = 39