This survey, with an emphasis on risk factors identified in dropout prevention research, will help you understand your students’ perceptions about school. The surveys’s emphasis is on engaging and graduating students and will give you a clear understanding of needs identified by the students themselves. This quantifiable data will help you understand the students’ perceptions of the practices, culture, and relationships in the building. Strengths and challenges are also identified. Patterns and trends become apparent by grade, school, and district levels.