Result Details

North Carolina (90.55% responded)
Brunswick County Schools (94.64% responded)
North Carolina Middle Schools (89.75% responded)
Shallotte Middle (72.55% 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.
North Carolina
n = 107649 / dk = 1110
 
 
 
 

11%
29%
42%
18%
Brunswick County Schools
n = 920 / dk = 14
 
 
 
 

10%
27%
41%
22%
North Carolina Middle Schools
n = 24779 / dk = 248
 
 
 
 

12%
30%
40%
17%
Shallotte Middle
n = 37
 
 
 
 

24%
22%
46%
8%

b. Teachers have time available to collaborate with colleagues.
North Carolina
n = 107504 / dk = 977
 
 
 
 

6%
19%
51%
24%
Brunswick County Schools
n = 921 / dk = 13
 
 
 
 

6%
20%
51%
23%
North Carolina Middle Schools
n = 24741 / dk = 212
 
 
 
 

5%
17%
51%
27%
Shallotte Middle
n = 36 / dk = 1
 
 
 
 

6%
22%
53%
19%

c. Teachers are allowed to focus on educating students with minimal interruptions.
North Carolina
n = 107121 / dk = 1120
 
 
 
 

8%
23%
49%
20%
Brunswick County Schools
n = 916 / dk = 14
 
 
 
 

5%
20%
53%
21%
North Carolina Middle Schools
n = 24653 / dk = 244
 
 
 
 

8%
24%
48%
20%
Shallotte Middle
n = 36
 
 
 
 

17%
25%
47%
11%

d. The non-instructional time provided for teachers in my school is sufficient.
North Carolina
n = 106364 / dk = 2070
 
 
 
 

9%
26%
47%
18%
Brunswick County Schools
n = 911 / dk = 22
 
 
 
 

10%
25%
46%
19%
North Carolina Middle Schools
n = 24521 / dk = 430
 
 
 
 

8%
23%
48%
21%
Shallotte Middle
n = 36 / dk = 1
 
 
 
 

6%
33%
53%
8%

e. Efforts are made to minimize the amount of routine paperwork teachers are required to do.
North Carolina
n = 104582 / dk = 3694
 
 
 
 

10%
23%
48%
19%
Brunswick County Schools
n = 890 / dk = 33
 
 
 
 

9%
23%
51%
17%
North Carolina Middle Schools
n = 24077 / dk = 840
 
 
 
 

8%
21%
50%
20%
Shallotte Middle
n = 35 / dk = 1
 
 
 
 

17%
34%
43%
6%

f. Teachers have sufficient instructional time to meet the needs of all students.
North Carolina
n = 106402 / dk = 1882
 
 
 
 

6%
23%
51%
20%
Brunswick County Schools
n = 906 / dk = 20
 
 
 
 

5%
19%
53%
22%
North Carolina Middle Schools
n = 24486 / dk = 420
 
 
 
 

6%
23%
51%
20%
Shallotte Middle
n = 36
 
 
 
 

8%
25%
53%
14%

g. Teachers are protected from duties that interfere with their essential role of educating students.
North Carolina
n = 105907 / dk = 2329
 
 
 
 

8%
19%
51%
22%
Brunswick County Schools
n = 897 / dk = 32
 
 
 
 

7%
20%
52%
22%
North Carolina Middle Schools
n = 24348 / dk = 545
 
 
 
 

8%
21%
50%
21%
Shallotte Middle
n = 37
 
 
 
 

22%
27%
38%
14%

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
North Carolina
n = 94723
 
 
 
 
 
 

2
17%
33%
27%
18%
3
Brunswick County Schools
n = 808
 
 
 
 
 
 

3
17%
34%
26%
16%
4%
North Carolina Middle Schools
n = 21883
 
 
 
 
 
 

1
15%
34%
30%
18%
2
Shallotte Middle
n = 35
 
 
 
 
 

6%
37%
43%
11%
3

b. Collaborative planning time
North Carolina
n = 94679
 
 
 
 
 
 

9%
37%
39%
12%
3
0
Brunswick County Schools
n = 807
 
 
 
 
 
 

7%
40%
40%
10%
2
0
North Carolina Middle Schools
n = 21852
 
 
 
 
 
 

7%
36%
41%
12%
3
0
Shallotte Middle
n = 35
 
 
 
 
 

9%
31%
43%
14%
3

c. Supervisory duties
North Carolina
n = 93939
 
 
 
 
 
 

9%
34%
33%
15%
8%
2
Brunswick County Schools
n = 806
 
 
 
 
 
 

6%
36%
33%
14%
9%
2
North Carolina Middle Schools
n = 21707
 
 
 
 
 
 

7%
33%
35%
16%
7%
2
Shallotte Middle
n = 35
 
 
 
 
 
 

6%
23%
49%
11%
9%
3

d. Required committee and/or staff meetings
North Carolina
n = 94474
 
 
 
 
 
 

2
42%
46%
8%
1
0
Brunswick County Schools
n = 805
 
 
 
 
 
 

1
44%
47%
7%
0
0
North Carolina Middle Schools
n = 21784
 
 
 
 
 
 

2
40%
48%
9%
1
0
Shallotte Middle
n = 35
 
 
 
 

17%
63%
17%
3

e. Completing required administrative paperwork
North Carolina
n = 94723
 
 
 
 
 
 

6%
50%
31%
9%
3
1
Brunswick County Schools
n = 799
 
 
 
 
 
 

4%
55%
29%
8%
2
1
North Carolina Middle Schools
n = 21852
 
 
 
 
 
 

6%
51%
30%
9%
3
1
Shallotte Middle
n = 35
 
 
 
 
 
 

3
40%
37%
9%
9%
3

f. Communicating with parents/guardians and/or the community
North Carolina
n = 94976
 
 
 
 
 
 

2
48%
40%
8%
2
1
Brunswick County Schools
n = 804
 
 
 
 
 
 

1
49%
40%
8%
2
0
North Carolina Middle Schools
n = 21919
 
 
 
 
 
 

1
47%
41%
9%
2
1
Shallotte Middle
n = 34
 
 
 
 
 

3
35%
44%
12%
6%

g. Addressing student discipline issues
North Carolina
n = 94943
 
 
 
 
 
 

4%
50%
30%
10%
4
2
Brunswick County Schools
n = 805
 
 
 
 
 
 

3
50%
32%
10%
5%
1
North Carolina Middle Schools
n = 21909
 
 
 
 
 
 

3
46%
34%
11%
4%
2
Shallotte Middle
n = 35
 
 
 
 
 

23%
43%
14%
17%
3

h. Professional development
North Carolina
n = 92729
 
 
 
 
 
 

10%
55%
28%
5%
1
1
Brunswick County Schools
n = 789
 
 
 
 
 
 

12%
59%
23%
3
2
1
North Carolina Middle Schools
n = 21393
 
 
 
 
 
 

10%
55%
28%
6%
2
0
Shallotte Middle
n = 34
 
 
 
 
 

6%
53%
35%
3
3

i. Preparation for required federal, state, and local assessments
North Carolina
n = 94698
 
 
 
 
 
 

10%
36%
30%
13%
6%
4%
Brunswick County Schools
n = 806
 
 
 
 
 
 

7%
35%
32%
13%
6%
6%
North Carolina Middle Schools
n = 21863
 
 
 
 
 
 

10%
38%
29%
13%
6%
4%
Shallotte Middle
n = 35
 
 
 
 
 
 

9%
20%
40%
20%
6%
6%

j. Delivery of assessments
North Carolina
n = 94889
 
 
 
 
 
 

6%
36%
42%
12%
3
1
Brunswick County Schools
n = 807
 
 
 
 
 
 

4
34%
47%
12%
2
1
North Carolina Middle Schools
n = 21887
 
 
 
 
 
 

6%
40%
40%
11%
3
1
Shallotte Middle
n = 35
 
 
 
 
 

9%
26%
49%
14%
3

k. Utilizing results of assessments
North Carolina
n = 94735
 
 
 
 
 
 

5%
36%
40%
13%
4%
2
Brunswick County Schools
n = 801
 
 
 
 
 
 

5%
35%
43%
11%
4%
2
North Carolina Middle Schools
n = 21849
 
 
 
 
 
 

5%
38%
39%
12%
4
2
Shallotte Middle
n = 35
 
 
 
 
 

9%
26%
49%
14%
3

Q2.4 In an AVERAGE WEEK of teaching, how many hours do you spend on school-related activities outside of the regular school work day (before or after school, and/or on weekends)?
      None per week
      Less than or equal to 1 hour per week
      More than 1 hour but less than or equal to 3 hours per week
      More than 3 hours but less than or equal to 5 hours per week
      More than 5 hours but less than or equal to 10 hours per week
      More than 10 hours per week
n = number of responses
North Carolina
n = 95286
 
 
 
 
 
 

1
6%
19%
24%
26%
23%
Brunswick County Schools
n = 813
 
 
 
 
 
 

2
6%
18%
25%
26%
24%
North Carolina Middle Schools
n = 22011
 
 
 
 
 
 

1
7%
21%
25%
26%
21%
Shallotte Middle
n = 35
 
 
 
 
 
 

6%
3
14%
37%
23%
17%

 

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.
North Carolina
n = 107078 / dk = 1563
 
 
 
 

6%
18%
52%
24%
Brunswick County Schools
n = 912 / dk = 20
 
 
 
 

6%
19%
51%
24%
North Carolina Middle Schools
n = 24658 / dk = 341
 
 
 
 

6%
19%
52%
24%
Shallotte Middle
n = 35 / dk = 2
 
 
 

14%
60%
26%

b. Teachers have sufficient access to digital content and resources.
North Carolina
n = 106859 / dk = 1415
 
 
 
 

4
12%
54%
31%
Brunswick County Schools
n = 915 / dk = 16
 
 
 
 

3
12%
57%
28%
North Carolina Middle Schools
n = 24636 / dk = 300
 
 
 
 

3
12%
53%
32%
Shallotte Middle
n = 37
 
 
 
 

5%
11%
65%
19%

c. Teachers have sufficient access to instructional technology, including computers, devices, printers, software and internet access.
North Carolina
n = 107753 / dk = 761
 
 
 
 

5%
15%
48%
33%
Brunswick County Schools
n = 922 / dk = 11
 
 
 
 

3
17%
51%
29%
North Carolina Middle Schools
n = 24824 / dk = 158
 
 
 
 

4%
14%
47%
35%
Shallotte Middle
n = 36
 
 
 
 

3
14%
61%
22%

d. Teachers have access to reliable communication technology, including phones, faxes and email.
North Carolina
n = 107718 / dk = 748
 
 
 
 

2
6%
53%
40%
Brunswick County Schools
n = 924 / dk = 9
 
 
 
 

3
10%
57%
30%
North Carolina Middle Schools
n = 24793 / dk = 170
 
 
 
 

2
5%
51%
42%
Shallotte Middle
n = 37
 
 
 

8%
76%
16%

e. Teachers have sufficient access to office equipment and supplies such as copy machines, paper, pens, etc.
North Carolina
n = 107570 / dk = 768
 
 
 
 

5%
14%
49%
32%
Brunswick County Schools
n = 920 / dk = 6
 
 
 
 

3
11%
51%
34%
North Carolina Middle Schools
n = 24726 / dk = 188
 
 
 
 

4%
13%
48%
34%
Shallotte Middle
n = 37
 
 

65%
35%

f. Teachers have sufficient access to a broad range of professional support personnel.
North Carolina
n = 106941 / dk = 1433
 
 
 
 

4%
15%
54%
26%
Brunswick County Schools
n = 912 / dk = 18
 
 
 
 

3
11%
59%
27%
North Carolina Middle Schools
n = 24604 / dk = 337
 
 
 
 

4%
14%
54%
27%
Shallotte Middle
n = 36 / dk = 1
 
 
 

14%
56%
31%

g. The school environment is clean and well maintained.
North Carolina
n = 107271 / dk = 1282
 
 
 
 

5%
14%
46%
35%
Brunswick County Schools
n = 916 / dk = 13
 
 
 
 

1
9%
40%
50%
North Carolina Middle Schools
n = 24664 / dk = 309
 
 
 
 

5%
13%
45%
37%
Shallotte Middle
n = 36 / dk = 1
 
 
 
 

3
14%
33%
50%

h. Teachers have adequate space to work productively.
North Carolina
n = 107187 / dk = 1115
 
 
 
 

3
9%
54%
35%
Brunswick County Schools
n = 917 / dk = 11
 
 
 
 

1
7%
50%
42%
North Carolina Middle Schools
n = 24624 / dk = 272
 
 
 
 

2
8%
53%
37%
Shallotte Middle
n = 37
 
 
 

5%
54%
41%

i. The physical environment of classrooms in this school supports teaching and learning.
North Carolina
n = 107006 / dk = 1159
 
 
 
 

3
10%
54%
34%
Brunswick County Schools
n = 912 / dk = 12
 
 
 
 

1
6%
52%
41%
North Carolina Middle Schools
n = 24595 / dk = 277
 
 
 
 

3
10%
53%
34%
Shallotte Middle
n = 37
 
 
 
 

3
8%
59%
30%

j. The reliability and speed of Internet connections in this school are sufficient to support instructional practices.
North Carolina
n = 107008 / dk = 951
 
 
 
 

4
12%
53%
31%
Brunswick County Schools
n = 919 / dk = 5
 
 
 
 

9%
24%
50%
17%
North Carolina Middle Schools
n = 24582 / dk = 242
 
 
 
 

4
12%
52%
32%
Shallotte Middle
n = 37
 
 
 
 

14%
30%
43%
14%

Q3.3 Which of the following statements best describes students’ relationship with hunger in your school? (Select one.)
      Hunger is a problem for my students, and it causes problems in my classroom/school.
      Hunger is a problem for my students, but my school uses creative strategies to combat it (i.e Grab & Go; 2nd Chance Cafeteria; Breakfast After the Bell, etc.)
      Hunger is not a problem among my students.
      I have not noticed if students struggle with hunger in my classroom/school.
n = number of responses
North Carolina
n = 106364
 
 
 
 

15%
41%
23%
21%
Brunswick County Schools
n = 906
 
 
 
 

15%
51%
13%
20%
North Carolina Middle Schools
n = 24487
 
 
 
 

16%
37%
22%
25%
Shallotte Middle
n = 34
 
 
 
 

21%
29%
12%
38%

 

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.
North Carolina
n = 101870 / dk = 6773
 
 
 
 

6%
24%
53%
17%
Brunswick County Schools
n = 858 / dk = 73
 
 
 
 

4%
21%
58%
17%
North Carolina Middle Schools
n = 23386 / dk = 1612
 
 
 
 

6%
25%
52%
17%
Shallotte Middle
n = 33 / dk = 4
 
 
 

36%
58%
6%

b. This school maintains clear, two-way communication with the community.
North Carolina
n = 105734 / dk = 2715
 
 
 
 

2
9%
60%
29%
Brunswick County Schools
n = 905 / dk = 24
 
 
 
 

1
5%
63%
31%
North Carolina Middle Schools
n = 24317 / dk = 625
 
 
 
 

2
10%
61%
28%
Shallotte Middle
n = 35 / dk = 2
 
 
 

9%
69%
23%

c. This school does a good job of encouraging parent/guardian involvement.
North Carolina
n = 106639 / dk = 1854
 
 
 
 

2
9%
54%
35%
Brunswick County Schools
n = 914 / dk = 16
 
 
 
 

1
7%
57%
35%
North Carolina Middle Schools
n = 24541 / dk = 433
 
 
 
 

2
10%
56%
32%
Shallotte Middle
n = 34 / dk = 3
 
 
 
 

3
9%
59%
29%

d. Teachers provide parents/guardians with useful information about student learning.
North Carolina
n = 106363 / dk = 2260
 
 
 
 

1
4%
59%
36%
Brunswick County Schools
n = 908 / dk = 22
 
 
 
 

1
3
58%
38%
North Carolina Middle Schools
n = 24504 / dk = 489
 
 
 
 

1
5%
61%
34%
Shallotte Middle
n = 36 / dk = 1
 
 
 

3
75%
22%

e. Parents/guardians know what is going on in this school.
North Carolina
n = 105070 / dk = 3402
 
 
 
 

2
12%
55%
31%
Brunswick County Schools
n = 904 / dk = 28
 
 
 
 

2
9%
58%
32%
North Carolina Middle Schools
n = 24175 / dk = 784
 
 
 
 

2
13%
56%
28%
Shallotte Middle
n = 35 / dk = 2
 
 
 

11%
63%
26%

f. Parents/guardians support teachers, contributing to their success with students.
North Carolina
n = 105684 / dk = 2722
 
 
 
 

6%
23%
56%
16%
Brunswick County Schools
n = 901 / dk = 24
 
 
 
 

4%
25%
59%
12%
North Carolina Middle Schools
n = 24325 / dk = 615
 
 
 
 

6%
24%
56%
14%
Shallotte Middle
n = 35 / dk = 2
 
 
 
 

11%
37%
49%
3

g. Community members support teachers, contributing to their success with students.
North Carolina
n = 103094 / dk = 5343
 
 
 
 

3
13%
62%
22%
Brunswick County Schools
n = 884 / dk = 38
 
 
 
 

2
8%
64%
26%
North Carolina Middle Schools
n = 23561 / dk = 1391
 
 
 
 

4
16%
62%
19%
Shallotte Middle
n = 34 / dk = 3
 
 
 
 

3
3
82%
12%

h. The community we serve is supportive of this school.
North Carolina
n = 103999 / dk = 4490
 
 
 
 

3
12%
58%
27%
Brunswick County Schools
n = 903 / dk = 26
 
 
 
 

2
10%
58%
31%
North Carolina Middle Schools
n = 23770 / dk = 1182
 
 
 
 

4
14%
59%
23%
Shallotte Middle
n = 36 / dk = 1
 
 
 

8%
75%
17%

 

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.
North Carolina
n = 108088 / dk = 546
 
 
 
 

5%
13%
56%
26%
Brunswick County Schools
n = 931 / dk = 2
 
 
 
 

3
11%
59%
27%
North Carolina Middle Schools
n = 24887 / dk = 115
 
 
 
 

6%
14%
55%
25%
Shallotte Middle
n = 36
 
 
 
 

8%
25%
56%
11%

b. Students at this school follow rules of conduct.
North Carolina
n = 108000 / dk = 495
 
 
 
 

9%
26%
54%
11%
Brunswick County Schools
n = 928 / dk = 1
 
 
 
 

5%
29%
56%
10%
North Carolina Middle Schools
n = 24884 / dk = 90
 
 
 
 

11%
29%
52%
9%
Shallotte Middle
n = 37
 
 
 

22%
38%
41%

c. Policies and procedures about student conduct are clearly understood by the faculty.
North Carolina
n = 107671 / dk = 846
 
 
 
 

4%
15%
55%
26%
Brunswick County Schools
n = 924 / dk = 7
 
 
 
 

3
12%
57%
27%
North Carolina Middle Schools
n = 24766 / dk = 201
 
 
 
 

5%
16%
55%
24%
Shallotte Middle
n = 36
 
 
 
 

11%
22%
53%
14%

d. School administrators consistently enforce rules for student conduct.
North Carolina
n = 106896 / dk = 1744
 
 
 
 

10%
21%
46%
23%
Brunswick County Schools
n = 918 / dk = 16
 
 
 
 

8%
21%
46%
25%
North Carolina Middle Schools
n = 24643 / dk = 355
 
 
 
 

11%
23%
44%
22%
Shallotte Middle
n = 37
 
 
 
 

24%
35%
32%
8%

e. School administrators support teachers' efforts to maintain discipline in the classroom.
North Carolina
n = 106975 / dk = 1542
 
 
 
 

7%
15%
50%
28%
Brunswick County Schools
n = 921 / dk = 12
 
 
 
 

5%
13%
51%
31%
North Carolina Middle Schools
n = 24666 / dk = 305
 
 
 
 

7%
16%
50%
27%
Shallotte Middle
n = 36 / dk = 1
 
 
 
 

22%
31%
36%
11%

f. Teachers consistently enforce rules for student conduct.
North Carolina
n = 106609 / dk = 1852
 
 
 
 

4
19%
54%
23%
Brunswick County Schools
n = 910 / dk = 19
 
 
 
 

3
16%
57%
24%
North Carolina Middle Schools
n = 24543 / dk = 410
 
 
 
 

4
21%
55%
20%
Shallotte Middle
n = 35 / dk = 1
 
 
 
 

11%
26%
54%
9%

g. The faculty work in a school environment that is safe.
North Carolina
n = 107354 / dk = 1152
 
 
 
 

3
8%
55%
34%
Brunswick County Schools
n = 919 / dk = 9
 
 
 
 

1
4%
60%
34%
North Carolina Middle Schools
n = 24696 / dk = 276
 
 
 
 

3
9%
56%
32%
Shallotte Middle
n = 37
 
 
 

8%
76%
16%

 

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.
North Carolina
n = 107128 / dk = 1494
 
 
 
 

4
12%
56%
28%
Brunswick County Schools
n = 922 / dk = 11
 
 
 
 

3
13%
56%
27%
North Carolina Middle Schools
n = 24625 / dk = 365
 
 
 
 

4
12%
57%
27%
Shallotte Middle
n = 36
 
 
 
 

3
33%
53%
11%

b. Teachers are trusted to make sound professional decisions about instruction.
North Carolina
n = 107127 / dk = 1302
 
 
 
 

4
12%
54%
31%
Brunswick County Schools
n = 924 / dk = 8
 
 
 
 

3
11%
56%
29%
North Carolina Middle Schools
n = 24672 / dk = 285
 
 
 
 

3
11%
55%
31%
Shallotte Middle
n = 37
 
 
 
 

3
32%
51%
14%

c. Teachers are relied upon to make decisions about educational issues.
North Carolina
n = 106047 / dk = 2290
 
 
 
 

4
13%
55%
28%
Brunswick County Schools
n = 906 / dk = 22
 
 
 
 

3
14%
56%
27%
North Carolina Middle Schools
n = 24409 / dk = 512
 
 
 
 

4
13%
56%
28%
Shallotte Middle
n = 35 / dk = 1
 
 
 
 

3
23%
60%
14%

d. Teachers are encouraged to participate in school leadership roles.
North Carolina
n = 106873 / dk = 1662
 
 
 
 

2
6%
54%
37%
Brunswick County Schools
n = 914 / dk = 15
 
 
 
 

1
7%
56%
36%
North Carolina Middle Schools
n = 24541 / dk = 427
 
 
 
 

2
7%
54%
37%
Shallotte Middle
n = 36
 
 
 

6%
78%
17%

e. The faculty has an effective process for making group decisions to solve problems.
North Carolina
n = 104120 / dk = 4398
 
 
 
 

5%
18%
53%
24%
Brunswick County Schools
n = 885 / dk = 44
 
 
 
 

4%
17%
53%
26%
North Carolina Middle Schools
n = 23959 / dk = 1009
 
 
 
 

5%
19%
52%
24%
Shallotte Middle
n = 36 / dk = 1
 
 
 
 

8%
39%
42%
11%

f. In this school we take steps to solve problems.
North Carolina
n = 106065 / dk = 2411
 
 
 
 

4
13%
56%
27%
Brunswick County Schools
n = 902 / dk = 27
 
 
 
 

2
10%
59%
28%
North Carolina Middle Schools
n = 24444 / dk = 525
 
 
 
 

4
14%
56%
26%
Shallotte Middle
n = 37
 
 
 
 

5%
5%
78%
11%

g. Teachers are effective leaders in this school.
North Carolina
n = 106698 / dk = 1787
 
 
 
 

2
10%
56%
31%
Brunswick County Schools
n = 910 / dk = 19
 
 
 
 

2
9%
59%
31%
North Carolina Middle Schools
n = 24526 / dk = 428
 
 
 
 

3
11%
57%
30%
Shallotte Middle
n = 35 / dk = 2
 
 
 
 

6%
14%
69%
11%

Q6.2 Please indicate the role teachers have in each of the following areas in your school.
      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
North Carolina
n = 101067 / dk = 7567
 
 
 
 

6%
20%
36%
39%
Brunswick County Schools
n = 868 / dk = 65
 
 
 
 

5%
15%
39%
42%
North Carolina Middle Schools
n = 23321 / dk = 1680
 
 
 
 

6%
19%
35%
40%
Shallotte Middle
n = 35 / dk = 2
 
 
 

23%
49%
29%

b. Devising teaching techniques
North Carolina
n = 103211 / dk = 5070
 
 
 
 

3
11%
33%
53%
Brunswick County Schools
n = 883 / dk = 47
 
 
 
 

3
12%
32%
53%
North Carolina Middle Schools
n = 23892 / dk = 1031
 
 
 
 

3
10%
32%
55%
Shallotte Middle
n = 35 / dk = 1
 
 
 

23%
40%
37%

c. Setting grading and student assessment practices
North Carolina
n = 102064 / dk = 5864
 
 
 
 

6%
17%
36%
41%
Brunswick County Schools
n = 871 / dk = 59
 
 
 
 

5%
17%
39%
40%
North Carolina Middle Schools
n = 23729 / dk = 1103
 
 
 
 

5%
15%
35%
44%
Shallotte Middle
n = 35 / dk = 2
 
 
 
 

6%
17%
37%
40%

d. Determining the content of in-service professional development programs
North Carolina
n = 100208 / dk = 8235
 
 
 
 

14%
31%
38%
17%
Brunswick County Schools
n = 853 / dk = 82
 
 
 
 

13%
34%
37%
16%
North Carolina Middle Schools
n = 23100 / dk = 1864
 
 
 
 

15%
31%
37%
17%
Shallotte Middle
n = 33 / dk = 4
 
 
 
 

12%
36%
45%
6%

e. Establishing student discipline procedures
North Carolina
n = 103854 / dk = 4666
 
 
 
 

11%
27%
39%
22%
Brunswick County Schools
n = 889 / dk = 44
 
 
 
 

11%
28%
40%
21%
North Carolina Middle Schools
n = 24009 / dk = 953
 
 
 
 

12%
28%
39%
20%
Shallotte Middle
n = 34 / dk = 3
 
 
 

32%
41%
26%

f. Providing input on how the school budget will be spent
North Carolina
n = 97318 / dk = 11197
 
 
 
 

29%
34%
27%
10%
Brunswick County Schools
n = 841 / dk = 94
 
 
 
 

18%
33%
34%
15%
North Carolina Middle Schools
n = 22398 / dk = 2582
 
 
 
 

31%
34%
26%
9%
Shallotte Middle
n = 35 / dk = 2
 
 
 
 

14%
23%
54%
9%

g. The selection of teachers new to this school
North Carolina
n = 97069 / dk = 11413
 
 
 
 

25%
32%
29%
14%
Brunswick County Schools
n = 828 / dk = 102
 
 
 
 

16%
32%
35%
17%
North Carolina Middle Schools
n = 22266 / dk = 2684
 
 
 
 

27%
33%
28%
12%
Shallotte Middle
n = 36 / dk = 1
 
 
 
 

17%
25%
42%
17%

h. School improvement planning
North Carolina
n = 103847 / dk = 4641
 
 
 
 

5%
17%
40%
38%
Brunswick County Schools
n = 901 / dk = 31
 
 
 
 

5%
15%
37%
43%
North Carolina Middle Schools
n = 23840 / dk = 1121
 
 
 
 

6%
18%
39%
37%
Shallotte Middle
n = 35 / dk = 2
 
 
 

23%
43%
34%

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
North Carolina
n = 103569 / dk = 5190
 
 
 
 

8%
21%
55%
15%
Brunswick County Schools
n = 893 / dk = 43
 
 
 
 

7%
17%
60%
16%
North Carolina Middle Schools
n = 23846 / dk = 1186
 
 
 
 

9%
22%
55%
15%
Shallotte Middle
n = 36 / dk = 1
 
 
 
 

3
19%
64%
14%

Q6.6 Members of the school improvement team are elected.
      Yes
      No
n = number of responses
dk = number of "don't know" responses
North Carolina
n = 84070 / dk = 25220
 
 

79%
21%
Brunswick County Schools
n = 773 / dk = 162
 
 

85%
15%
North Carolina Middle Schools
n = 19151 / dk = 5895
 
 

79%
21%
Shallotte Middle
n = 31 / dk = 6
 
 

68%
32%

 

School Leadership

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


a. There is an atmosphere of trust and mutual respect in this school.
North Carolina
n = 107200 / dk = 1283
 
 
 
 

7%
19%
50%
25%
Brunswick County Schools
n = 924 / dk = 11
 
 
 
 

5%
16%
56%
24%
North Carolina Middle Schools
n = 24634 / dk = 329
 
 
 
 

7%
20%
50%
23%
Shallotte Middle
n = 37
 
 
 
 

11%
41%
41%
8%

b. Teachers feel comfortable raising issues and concerns that are important to them.
North Carolina
n = 105835 / dk = 2543
 
 
 
 

8%
19%
48%
25%
Brunswick County Schools
n = 911 / dk = 23
 
 
 
 

6%
17%
53%
25%
North Carolina Middle Schools
n = 24342 / dk = 586
 
 
 
 

8%
19%
49%
24%
Shallotte Middle
n = 37
 
 
 
 

5%
38%
46%
11%

c. The school leadership consistently supports teachers.
North Carolina
n = 105568 / dk = 2883
 
 
 
 

5%
15%
50%
30%
Brunswick County Schools
n = 907 / dk = 25
 
 
 
 

4%
13%
54%
29%
North Carolina Middle Schools
n = 24268 / dk = 686
 
 
 
 

6%
16%
50%
28%
Shallotte Middle
n = 37
 
 
 
 

11%
35%
49%
5%

d. Teachers are held to high professional standards for delivering instruction.
North Carolina
n = 107386 / dk = 1142
 
 
 
 

2
5%
50%
43%
Brunswick County Schools
n = 924 / dk = 7
 
 
 
 

1
4
50%
45%
North Carolina Middle Schools
n = 24713 / dk = 267
 
 
 
 

2
5%
51%
42%
Shallotte Middle
n = 37
 
 
 

5%
68%
27%

e. The school leadership facilitates using data to improve student learning.
North Carolina
n = 105619 / dk = 2921
 
 
 
 

1
4%
50%
44%
Brunswick County Schools
n = 898 / dk = 34
 
 
 
 

1
6%
51%
42%
North Carolina Middle Schools
n = 24301 / dk = 686
 
 
 
 

1
4%
52%
43%
Shallotte Middle
n = 36 / dk = 1
 
 
 
 

3
3
78%
17%

f. Teacher performance is assessed objectively.
North Carolina
n = 102737 / dk = 5818
 
 
 
 

3
8%
55%
34%
Brunswick County Schools
n = 868 / dk = 64
 
 
 
 

3
8%
57%
32%
North Carolina Middle Schools
n = 23629 / dk = 1365
 
 
 
 

3
9%
55%
33%
Shallotte Middle
n = 33 / dk = 4
 
 
 
 

3
9%
70%
18%

g. Teachers receive feedback that can help them improve teaching.
North Carolina
n = 104649 / dk = 3835
 
 
 
 

3
11%
54%
32%
Brunswick County Schools
n = 898 / dk = 31
 
 
 
 

2
8%
57%
33%
North Carolina Middle Schools
n = 24111 / dk = 855
 
 
 
 

3
11%
55%
31%
Shallotte Middle
n = 36 / dk = 1
 
 
 

8%
72%
19%

h. The faculty and staff have a shared vision.
North Carolina
n = 104294 / dk = 4158
 
 
 
 

4
12%
55%
30%
Brunswick County Schools
n = 887 / dk = 45
 
 
 
 

3
9%
58%
30%
North Carolina Middle Schools
n = 23949 / dk = 1028
 
 
 
 

4
14%
55%
27%
Shallotte Middle
n = 34 / dk = 3
 
 
 
 

3
26%
62%
9%

i. The procedures for teacher evaluation are consistent.
North Carolina
n = 102248 / dk = 6140
 
 
 
 

4
9%
54%
33%
Brunswick County Schools
n = 866 / dk = 63
 
 
 
 

3
8%
54%
36%
North Carolina Middle Schools
n = 23502 / dk = 1444
 
 
 
 

3
9%
55%
33%
Shallotte Middle
n = 33 / dk = 3
 
 
 
 

6%
15%
64%
15%

j. The school improvement team provides effective leadership at this school.
North Carolina
n = 100165 / dk = 8216
 
 
 
 

3
12%
55%
29%
Brunswick County Schools
n = 857 / dk = 71
 
 
 
 

4
11%
55%
30%
North Carolina Middle Schools
n = 22908 / dk = 2022
 
 
 
 

4
13%
55%
27%
Shallotte Middle
n = 35 / dk = 2
 
 
 
 

6%
14%
69%
11%

k. The faculty are recognized for accomplishments.
North Carolina
n = 106501 / dk = 1930
 
 
 
 

4
10%
51%
35%
Brunswick County Schools
n = 913 / dk = 15
 
 
 
 

4
12%
51%
33%
North Carolina Middle Schools
n = 24474 / dk = 466
 
 
 
 

4
10%
51%
35%
Shallotte Middle
n = 37
 
 
 
 

3
22%
59%
16%

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
North Carolina
n = 98218 / dk = 10322
 
 
 
 

5%
15%
58%
21%
Brunswick County Schools
n = 827 / dk = 105
 
 
 
 

3
13%
64%
20%
North Carolina Middle Schools
n = 22542 / dk = 2440
 
 
 
 

6%
16%
58%
21%
Shallotte Middle
n = 34 / dk = 3
 
 
 
 

3
24%
65%
9%

b. Facilities and resources
North Carolina
n = 102665 / dk = 5667
 
 
 
 

3
11%
62%
24%
Brunswick County Schools
n = 873 / dk = 57
 
 
 
 

2
8%
64%
26%
North Carolina Middle Schools
n = 23534 / dk = 1391
 
 
 
 

3
11%
62%
24%
Shallotte Middle
n = 34 / dk = 3
 
 
 
 

3
6%
71%
21%

c. The use of time in my school
North Carolina
n = 102398 / dk = 5978
 
 
 
 

5%
16%
58%
22%
Brunswick County Schools
n = 875 / dk = 57
 
 
 
 

3
15%
60%
22%
North Carolina Middle Schools
n = 23571 / dk = 1375
 
 
 
 

5%
16%
58%
22%
Shallotte Middle
n = 35 / dk = 2
 
 
 
 

3
11%
71%
14%

d. Professional development
North Carolina
n = 102189 / dk = 6258
 
 
 
 

4
13%
61%
22%
Brunswick County Schools
n = 860 / dk = 73
 
 
 
 

3
14%
63%
20%
North Carolina Middle Schools
n = 23445 / dk = 1511
 
 
 
 

4
13%
61%
22%
Shallotte Middle
n = 34 / dk = 3
 
 
 
 

3
18%
65%
15%

e. Teacher leadership
North Carolina
n = 100556 / dk = 7698
 
 
 
 

3
10%
63%
23%
Brunswick County Schools
n = 859 / dk = 71
 
 
 
 

2
10%
66%
22%
North Carolina Middle Schools
n = 23088 / dk = 1816
 
 
 
 

3
11%
63%
23%
Shallotte Middle
n = 34 / dk = 2
 
 
 
 

3
9%
74%
15%

f. Community support and involvement
North Carolina
n = 100401 / dk = 7968
 
 
 
 

3
9%
64%
24%
Brunswick County Schools
n = 861 / dk = 72
 
 
 
 

2
7%
65%
26%
North Carolina Middle Schools
n = 22964 / dk = 1975
 
 
 
 

3
10%
63%
23%
Shallotte Middle
n = 34 / dk = 3
 
 
 

6%
82%
12%

g. Managing student conduct
North Carolina
n = 104275 / dk = 4186
 
 
 
 

7%
16%
54%
23%
Brunswick County Schools
n = 892 / dk = 39
 
 
 
 

5%
15%
56%
24%
North Carolina Middle Schools
n = 24004 / dk = 943
 
 
 
 

8%
17%
52%
23%
Shallotte Middle
n = 34 / dk = 3
 
 
 
 

18%
29%
47%
6%

h. Instructional practices and support
North Carolina
n = 103373 / dk = 5037
 
 
 
 

3
9%
63%
25%
Brunswick County Schools
n = 879 / dk = 50
 
 
 
 

2
9%
64%
24%
North Carolina Middle Schools
n = 23746 / dk = 1184
 
 
 
 

3
9%
64%
25%
Shallotte Middle
n = 32 / dk = 5
 
 
 
 

3
9%
78%
9%

i. New teacher support
North Carolina
n = 95886 / dk = 12432
 
 
 
 

5%
12%
58%
25%
Brunswick County Schools
n = 823 / dk = 107
 
 
 
 

3
11%
59%
27%
North Carolina Middle Schools
n = 21953 / dk = 2970
 
 
 
 

5%
13%
57%
25%
Shallotte Middle
n = 33 / dk = 4
 
 
 
 

6%
15%
64%
15%

 

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.
North Carolina
n = 104494 / dk = 4014
 
 
 
 

4
16%
60%
20%
Brunswick County Schools
n = 883 / dk = 50
 
 
 
 

4%
18%
60%
18%
North Carolina Middle Schools
n = 23978 / dk = 984
 
 
 
 

4
16%
60%
20%
Shallotte Middle
n = 35 / dk = 2
 
 
 

17%
77%
6%

b. An appropriate amount of time is provided for professional development.
North Carolina
n = 105860 / dk = 2572
 
 
 
 

4
17%
60%
19%
Brunswick County Schools
n = 904 / dk = 26
 
 
 
 

5%
20%
58%
17%
North Carolina Middle Schools
n = 24330 / dk = 627
 
 
 
 

4
17%
60%
19%
Shallotte Middle
n = 35 / dk = 2
 
 
 

14%
77%
9%

c. Professional development offerings are data driven.
North Carolina
n = 94007 / dk = 14349
 
 
 
 

3
13%
62%
22%
Brunswick County Schools
n = 776 / dk = 156
 
 
 
 

3
14%
63%
20%
North Carolina Middle Schools
n = 21493 / dk = 3443
 
 
 
 

3
14%
62%
21%
Shallotte Middle
n = 33 / dk = 4
 
 
 
 

6%
15%
64%
15%

d. Professional learning opportunities are aligned with the school’s improvement plan.
North Carolina
n = 94540 / dk = 13758
 
 
 
 

2
7%
65%
25%
Brunswick County Schools
n = 801 / dk = 125
 
 
 
 

2
9%
66%
23%
North Carolina Middle Schools
n = 21511 / dk = 3415
 
 
 
 

2
8%
65%
25%
Shallotte Middle
n = 34 / dk = 3
 
 
 
 

3
9%
79%
9%

e. Professional development is differentiated to meet the individual needs of teachers.
North Carolina
n = 101403 / dk = 7016
 
 
 
 

8%
25%
50%
17%
Brunswick County Schools
n = 861 / dk = 71
 
 
 
 

6%
26%
51%
16%
North Carolina Middle Schools
n = 23280 / dk = 1668
 
 
 
 

9%
25%
50%
17%
Shallotte Middle
n = 36 / dk = 1
 
 
 

11%
28%
61%

f. Professional development deepens teachers' content knowledge.
North Carolina
n = 104082 / dk = 4291
 
 
 
 

6%
17%
57%
20%
Brunswick County Schools
n = 890 / dk = 42
 
 
 
 

4%
18%
58%
19%
North Carolina Middle Schools
n = 23885 / dk = 1050
 
 
 
 

6%
19%
56%
19%
Shallotte Middle
n = 35 / dk = 2
 
 
 
 

9%
20%
63%
9%

g. Teachers have sufficient training to fully utilize instructional technology.
North Carolina
n = 104650 / dk = 3754
 
 
 
 

5%
21%
56%
19%
Brunswick County Schools
n = 900 / dk = 30
 
 
 
 

3
19%
59%
18%
North Carolina Middle Schools
n = 24080 / dk = 863
 
 
 
 

4%
20%
57%
19%
Shallotte Middle
n = 37
 
 
 
 

3
24%
62%
11%

h. Teachers are encouraged to reflect on their own practice.
North Carolina
n = 105710 / dk = 2625
 
 
 
 

1
5%
63%
31%
Brunswick County Schools
n = 905 / dk = 23
 
 
 
 

1
4%
65%
30%
North Carolina Middle Schools
n = 24302 / dk = 634
 
 
 
 

1
5%
63%
30%
Shallotte Middle
n = 37
 
 
 

5%
73%
22%

i. In this school, follow up is provided from professional development.
North Carolina
n = 101273 / dk = 6971
 
 
 
 

5%
21%
57%
18%
Brunswick County Schools
n = 848 / dk = 80
 
 
 
 

4
25%
56%
15%
North Carolina Middle Schools
n = 23242 / dk = 1650
 
 
 
 

5%
22%
56%
17%
Shallotte Middle
n = 36 / dk = 1
 
 
 
 

3
33%
61%
3

j. Professional development provides ongoing opportunities for teachers to work with colleagues to refine teaching practices.
North Carolina
n = 104013 / dk = 4250
 
 
 
 

4%
16%
60%
20%
Brunswick County Schools
n = 878 / dk = 49
 
 
 
 

3
18%
62%
18%
North Carolina Middle Schools
n = 23891 / dk = 1004
 
 
 
 

4
16%
60%
20%
Shallotte Middle
n = 35 / dk = 1
 
 
 

26%
60%
14%

k. Professional development is evaluated and results are communicated to teachers.
North Carolina
n = 98211 / dk = 10068
 
 
 
 

7%
28%
50%
15%
Brunswick County Schools
n = 810 / dk = 120
 
 
 
 

7%
31%
49%
13%
North Carolina Middle Schools
n = 22590 / dk = 2320
 
 
 
 

7%
28%
50%
15%
Shallotte Middle
n = 34 / dk = 3
 
 
 
 

12%
35%
47%
6%

l. Professional development enhances teachers' ability to implement instructional strategies that meet diverse student learning needs.
North Carolina
n = 104109 / dk = 4100
 
 
 
 

4
12%
63%
21%
Brunswick County Schools
n = 888 / dk = 40
 
 
 
 

3
13%
66%
18%
North Carolina Middle Schools
n = 23925 / dk = 971
 
 
 
 

4
13%
63%
20%
Shallotte Middle
n = 36 / dk = 1
 
 
 
 

3
22%
67%
8%

m. Professional development enhances teachers' abilities to improve student learning.
North Carolina
n = 104531 / dk = 3633
 
 
 
 

3
10%
64%
22%
Brunswick County Schools
n = 894 / dk = 33
 
 
 
 

2
11%
67%
20%
North Carolina Middle Schools
n = 24023 / dk = 865
 
 
 
 

3
10%
64%
22%
Shallotte Middle
n = 36 / dk = 1
 
 
 
 

3
8%
78%
11%

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
North Carolina
n = 93743
 
 

39%
61%
Brunswick County Schools
n = 802
 
 

39%
61%
North Carolina Middle Schools
n = 21663
 
 

43%
57%
Shallotte Middle
n = 35
 
 

29%
71%

b. North Carolina Standard Course of Study
North Carolina
n = 93213
 
 

26%
74%
Brunswick County Schools
n = 797
 
 

25%
75%
North Carolina Middle Schools
n = 21517
 
 

28%
72%
Shallotte Middle
n = 33
 
 

18%
82%

c. Student assessment
North Carolina
n = 93192
 
 

31%
69%
Brunswick County Schools
n = 803
 
 

31%
69%
North Carolina Middle Schools
n = 21490
 
 

34%
66%
Shallotte Middle
n = 35
 
 

31%
69%

d. Differentiating instruction
North Carolina
n = 93421
 
 

54%
46%
Brunswick County Schools
n = 795
 
 

52%
48%
North Carolina Middle Schools
n = 21568
 
 

57%
43%
Shallotte Middle
n = 35
 
 

57%
43%

e. Special education (students with disabilities)
North Carolina
n = 93482
 
 

55%
45%
Brunswick County Schools
n = 799
 
 

50%
50%
North Carolina Middle Schools
n = 21550
 
 

56%
44%
Shallotte Middle
n = 34
 
 

62%
38%

f. Special education (gifted and talented)
North Carolina
n = 93191
 
 

49%
51%
Brunswick County Schools
n = 801
 
 

44%
56%
North Carolina Middle Schools
n = 21505
 
 

51%
49%
Shallotte Middle
n = 34
 
 

44%
56%

g. English Language Learners
North Carolina
n = 93232
 
 

49%
51%
Brunswick County Schools
n = 799
 
 

49%
51%
North Carolina Middle Schools
n = 21518
 
 

52%
48%
Shallotte Middle
n = 35
 
 

69%
31%

h. Closing the Achievement Gap
North Carolina
n = 93232
 
 

52%
48%
Brunswick County Schools
n = 800
 
 

51%
48%
North Carolina Middle Schools
n = 21519
 
 

54%
46%
Shallotte Middle
n = 35
 
 

60%
40%

i. Methods of teaching
North Carolina
n = 92851
 
 

33%
67%
Brunswick County Schools
n = 793
 
 

30%
70%
North Carolina Middle Schools
n = 21419
 
 

34%
66%
Shallotte Middle
n = 35
 
 

20%
80%

j. Literacy strategies
North Carolina
n = 92993
 
 

42%
58%
Brunswick County Schools
n = 796
 
 

41%
59%
North Carolina Middle Schools
n = 21469
 
 

41%
59%
Shallotte Middle
n = 35
 
 

37%
63%

k. Integrating technology into instruction
North Carolina
n = 93479
 
 

50%
50%
Brunswick County Schools
n = 801
 
 

54%
46%
North Carolina Middle Schools
n = 21566
 
 

49%
51%
Shallotte Middle
n = 35
 
 

60%
40%

l. Classroom management techniques
North Carolina
n = 93155
 
 

30%
70%
Brunswick County Schools
n = 798
 
 

28%
72%
North Carolina Middle Schools
n = 21508
 
 

33%
67%
Shallotte Middle
n = 35
 
 

23%
77%