Parents Give Their Kids’ Schools High Marks
Americans remain critical of U.S. public schools in general, but parents are more positive than ever about the performance of their children’s schools.
A new Rasmussen Reports national telephone and online survey finds that 85% of adults with school-aged kids give the performance of their child’s school good or excellent marks, including 47% who say it does an Excellent job. Only five percent (5%) say their child’s school performs poorly. (To see survey question wording, click here.)
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The survey of 1,000 American Adults was conducted on August 15-16, 2016 by Rasmussen Reports. The margin of sampling error is +/- 3 percentage points with a 95% level of confidence. Field work for all Rasmussen Reports surveys is conducted by Pulse Opinion Research, LLC. See methodology.
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