Assessing Elementary School Climate: The New CHKS

Presents a revision of The California School Climate, Health, and Learning Surveys (Cal SCHLS) designed to enhance the value of the elementary survey for assessing school climate and stakeholder engagement, and for guiding Local Control and Accountability Plan implementation and improvement. This survey is one of the most comprehensive and validated data systems in the nation for assessing factors associated with student success in school, career, and life. For the 2014-15 school year, the first major revision of the CHKS survey instrument for elementary schools (5th grade) was released.

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