NYC School Survey

Survey Overview

Every year, we ask all families, teachers and staff in grades 3-K through 12, and students in grades 6-12 to take the NYC School Survey. The survey is designed to collect important information about each school's ability to support student success. School leaders can use feedback from the survey to reflect and improve schools and programs. You can learn more about the NYC School Survey by contacting your school or program. 

2024 NYC School Survey Administration

Deadline Extended

The deadline to take the 2024 NYC School Survey has been extended to April 19 (from April 5).  To take the survey, visit nycschoolsurvey.org

Resources for Survey Administration

School administrators and survey coordinators should use the resources below to support the planning and administration of the survey at their school. 

Administration Resources

  • Review the Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) for answers to questions you have about the survey and administration this year. 
  • Read the Ethics Reference Guide to understand the "DOs" and "DON'Ts" for your survey administration. 
  • Use the Accommodations Guide to help plan any supports and accommodations you need to plan for during the survey administration at your school. 
  • Support student understanding of the survey questions with the Student Definitions Guide
  • View or print this year's family, student, and teacher/staff survey questions. For translated versions of the questions, download this folder. Please do not print these questions for use as surveys. These should only be used for supporting survey takers. 
  • Use this Quick Reference Guide to remember the key dates and information for the survey. 
  • Translated Family Survey Guides for online and paper administration: instructions for K-12 schools and Early Childhood programs. (Also included with paper surveys shipped to schools).
  • This Support Structure Guide will help you identify who to contact with your survey administration questions.
  • Review the slide decks from the survey coordinator trainings for a thorough overview of the 2024 NYC School Survey
  • Get a NYC School Survey refresher when you watch a recording of this year's survey coordinator trainings

Survey Promotion Resources

 

2023 NYC School Survey Results

The 2023 NYC School Survey was administered from February 13 until April 20.

Unlike previous years, 2023 results will not be shared as part of an updated School Quality Guide but as a separate report through Panorama Education’s platform. While logged into the site, click “NYC DOE: Citywide Results” to view citywide results.  To view results for a specific school, type in the school’s name after selecting “schools.” To view results by superintendent or school type, select the corresponding icons to view the options in the drop-down menu.

To see the 2023 NYC School Survey results, visit the results page.

Understand Your Survey Results

Use Your Survey Results

  • Use the Data Protocol: Review and Use Your NYC School Survey Results to discuss the survey results with your teachers and staff. (PDF)
  • Share your school's survey results with families by customizing this One Pager and this deck.

Survey Archives

The NYC School Survey is administered annually since 2007. Survey information from 2007 through 2022, including citywide survey results and copies of the surveys, are archived on the Survey Archive page and/or on NYC Open Data.

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