Principal Effectiveness Survey

This survey asks general questions about the effectiveness of their building principal.



  1. My principal demonstrates a purposeful attention to curriculum, instruction, and assessment data.
      1 2 3 4 5  
    Strongly agree   Strongly disagree


  1. My principal is a good problem solver and is able to mediate, synthesize, and fiter issues that come from parents, students, and staff members.
      1 2 3 4 5  
    Strongly agree   Strongly disagree


  1. My principal is a lifelong learner and promotes a culture of ongoing professional development in the school.
      1 2 3 4 5  
    Strongly agree   Strongly disagree


  1. I am comfortable talking to my principal about my problems and concerns.
      1 2 3 4 5  
    Strongly agree   Strongly disagree


  1. My principal confronts problems with honesty. I can trust my principal.
      1 2 3 4 5  
    Strongly agree   Strongly disagree


  1. My principal is an effective leader.
      1 2 3 4 5  
    Strongly agree   Strongly disagree


  1. My principal is open to new ideas that improve the school no matter who suggests them.
      1 2 3 4 5  
    Strongly agree   Strongly disagree


  1. My principal maintains a focus on student needs when discussing issues and making decisions.
      1 2 3 4 5  
    Strongly agree   Strongly disagree


  1. I see my principal has the ability to lead our school on the path of continuous improvement.
      1 2 3 4 5  
    Strongly agree   Strongly disagree


  1. My principal communicates effectively with the school community.
      1 2 3 4 5  
    Strongly agree   Strongly disagree


  1. My principal demonstrates caring for colleagues and staff members.
      1 2 3 4 5  
    Strongly agree   Strongly disagree


  1. I see my principal as an instructional leader.
      1 2 3 4 5  
    Strongly agree   Strongly disagree


  1. I can communicate freely and say what I am really thinking and feeling to my principal.
      1 2 3 4 5  
    Strongly agree   Strongly disagree


  1. My principal models positive character traits for the school community to emulate.
      1 2 3 4 5  
    Strongly agree   Strongly disagree


  1. My principal maintains clear and common focus on the principles of the PYP.
      1 2 3 4 5  
    Strongly agree   Strongly disagree


  1. My principal challenges staff members to improve teaching and learning and provides supports to meet the challenges presented.
      1 2 3 4 5  
    Strongly agree   Strongly disagree


  1. My principal is goal oriented and communicates district and school goals effectively to the staff.
      1 2 3 4 5  
    Strongly agree   Strongly disagree


  1. My principal is interested in and responsive to my needs.
      1 2 3 4 5  
    Strongly agree   Strongly disagree


  1. My principal interacts well with children in a variety of situations.
      1 2 3 4 5  
    Strongly agree   Strongly disagree


  1. My principal has established herself as the building leader. Clearly there is a sense of new leadership in the building.
      1 2 3 4 5  
    Strongly agree   Strongly disagree