Survey of 1,000 Adults
Conducted August 15-16, 2012
By Rasmussen Reports
1* Which type of schooling generally is best for students—public school, private school or home school?
2* Which type of schooling generally is worst for students—public school, private school or home school?
3* Do you or anyone in your family send their children to public school?
4* Do you or anyone in your family send their children to private school?
5* Do you or anyone in your family home school their children?
6* Do you have any children of elementary or secondary school age?
7* Will you spend more this year on school clothing and back-to school supplies than you did a year ago, or will you spend less? (Answered By 310 Adults With Children of Elementary and Secondary)
8* Does your state briefly suspend sales taxes at this time of year to encourage back-to-school shopping?
9* Do you favor or oppose so-called sales tax holidays?
NOTE: Margin of Sampling Error, +/- 3 percentage points with a 95% level of confidence