Hermosa Schools value the feedback of students, staff, and families. In an effort to continue high-quality, rigorous learning experiences and social-emotional support for students, the district has partnered with Panorama Education to administer surveys to our stakeholders.
Panorama helps schools and districts support student social-emotional learning with research-backed surveys and actionable data reports. Teachers and counselors can also deliver real-time social-emotional programming and interventions utilizing the Panorama Playbook.
HBCSD survey topics include:
- Sense of Belonging
- Diversity and Inclusion
- School Safety (parents and staff only)
View 2024 Panorama Survey Results
Frequently Asked Questions
How does Panorama keep students’ data safe?
Panorama follows best practices for data privacy and security. The company implements administrative, technical, and physical security controls designed to protect information stored on its servers, which are located in the United States. Panorama does not use student data for purposes other than serving schools and districts and cannot share any education or student information unless authorized by the school or district or under applicable law.
What kinds of student data does Panorama collect?
Panorama only collects student data in the course of performing services for the school or district pursuant to a written contract, and Panorama only uses student data for the purpose of serving schools and districts.
Does Panorama engage in data mining?
Panorama’s products enable educators to gain insights from their students’ data in order to better understand and support them. Panorama does not market, sell, or rent any student's personal information. Panorama does not engage in, inform, influence, or enable advertising to students. Panorama does not collect information from students unless performing services for their school or district pursuant to a written contract. Panorama cannot share any student information unless authorized by the school or district or under applicable law.
How does Panorama handle parental consent for students completing surveys?
Panorama requires districts to obtain any necessary parental consent or provide any required disclosures to parents or guardians. We will gather information from students directly only as requested by a district and only for the purposes of providing our services to the district. If you have any additional questions, please don’t hesitate to contact your school’s principal.
Can I choose not to have my student participate?
Yes, the Panorama SEL surveys are optional. Please reach out to your student’s school principal should you want your student to not participate in the student surveys this school year.
Will this impact my student’s grades if they don’t take the survey?
There is no credit or grade which is given to students for participating or not participating. The survey is totally voluntary. There are no right or wrong responses.
Can I request access to my student’s report once data becomes available?
Absolutely, you may reach out to your school to request this information.