SCDE Parent School Climate Survey Instructions

  • The 2022 SCDE Parent School Climate Survey is now available.

    This survey is the parents’ perception of their child’s school climate and is one indicator of school quality and student success. The Parent School Climate Survey is issued annually by the South Carolina Department of Education and the data is shared on the State Report Cards for school districts across the state.

    Please follow these steps to access and complete the survey for child or children who attend Horry County Schools.

  • Step 2

    Next, log in to your Parent Portal account.


  • Step 3

    Click on the word "Forms" from the menu on the left-hand side of the page.


  • Step 4

    Find the SCDE School Climate Survey and click on the words "Parent School Climate Survey".

    scde link

  • Step 5

    Click on the linked text that reads "Click here to go to the Parent School Climate Survey Questions".

    Click here

  • Step 6

    Begin the survey. After answering the questions on a page, use the blue box containing the arrow at the bottom right of each page to move to the next page.

    First page of questions

  • Step 7

    When you reach this screen you have completed the survey. Please proceed to Step 8 if you have more than one child enrolled in an Horry County School.


  • Step 8

    If you have more than one child enrolled in school, please completely shut down your web browser, then return to step one to complete the survey for your remaining children in the Parent Portal.

    quit browser and restart