Principal Effectiveness Survey

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



  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. 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 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 demonstrates a purposeful attention to curriculum, instruction, and assessment data.
      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 is open to new ideas that improve the school no matter who suggests them.
      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 models positive character traits for the school community to emulate.
      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 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. I see my principal as an instructional leader.
      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 demonstrates caring for colleagues and staff members.
      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 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 confronts problems with honesty. I can trust my principal.
      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 is an effective leader.
      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


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