Manual for School Evaluation

The Manual for School Evaluation is the tool and template for self-study preparation.  The manual may be downloaded below or ordered online.  You can also print out the order form and mail it to our office.

The following links are for the 2017 Edition of the Manual for School Evaluation. 

The electronic version of the Manual was last updated June 2017.

For information on the Catholic Schools Edition, click here.

For information on the Islamic Schools Edition, click here.


Complete manual (74 pages) - PDF


Manual for School Evaluation by section:

  • Mission Statement and Core Principles - PDF
     
  • Table of Contents - PDF
     
  • Manual Tab 1:  Introduction - PDF
     
  • Manual Tab 2:  The Phases of Accreditation - PDF
     
  • Manual Tab 3:  The Standards for Accreditation & Indicators - PDF
     
  • Manual Tab 4:  The Self-Study Process
    • Guidelines for the Self Study - PDF
    • School Data Sheet - MSWord
    • Faculty Preference Questionnaire - MSWord
    • Suggested Calendar for Self-Study - PDF
    • Alphabetical Staff Overview - MSWord
    • Budget for the Self-Study and Visit - PDF
       
  • Manual Tab 5:  Indicator Checklists - MSWord
     
  • Manual Tab 6:  Sample Template
    • Sample Pages - Self-Study Report Template, Part I and Part II - PDF
       
  • Manual Tab 7:  Sample Questionnaires
    • Parent Questionnaire - MSWord
    • Faculty Questionnaire - MSWord
    • Student Questionnaire - MSWord
    • Alumni/ae Questionnaire - MSWord
    • Sample Second Page for all Questionnaires - MSWord
       
  • Manual Tab 8:  Multi-Year Planning - PDF
     
  • Manual Tab 9:  Required Self-Study Documents and Materials - PDF
     
  • Manual Tab 10:  Visiting Committee Process - PDF