Thank you to everyone who contributed to the inaugural ISDTA State of the Membership Survey. Please click the button below to view the full results in a live dashboard. If you have additional questions or need assistance, please contact Alyssa Nolte (alyssa@formdash.org).

2021 Survey Questions

  • Are you a coach for…
    • College
    • High School
  • Are you a…
    • Head Coach
    • Co-Coach
    • Assistant Coach
    • JV Coach
    • Junior High Coach
    • Program Sponsor
  • Do you coach… (select all that apply)
    • Dance Team
    • Color Guard
  • Would you consider your community to be…
    • Urban
    • Rural
    • Suburban
  • What Division is your College in…
    • Community College
    • Division III
    • Division II
    • NAIA
    • Division I
  • Does your Varsity Girls Basketball team compete in…
    • 1A
    • 2A
    • 3A
    • 4A
    • 5A
  • How many years have you been a coach?
    • Please enter a number.
  • Are you a…
    • Salaried/Paid coach
    • Volunteer coach
  • What is your annual salary?
    • Please enter a number.
  • Which of the following applies to you…
    • Our program is considered an activity.
    • Our program is considered an athletic team.
    • Our program is considered a club.
    • Our program is not officially recognized by our district.
  • As head coach, I report to…
    • Athletics Director
    • Activities Director
    • Principal
    • Vice Principal
    • Band Director
    • Superintendent
  • What is the makeup of your coaching staff?
    • Just a head coach.
    • Head coach and 1 assistant coach.
    • Head coach and multiple assistant coaches.
  • Are your assistant coaches paid?
    • Yes
    • No
  • My team is made up of… (select all that apply)
    • Seniors
    • Juniors
    • Sophomores
    • Freshmen
  • What percentage of your team has previous dance experience?
    • Please enter your best guess.
  • Do you have more than one team? (select the option that best describes your team)
    • Just Varsity (one team)
    • Varsity and JV (or Competition and Performance)
    • Varsity, JV, and Junior High/Middle School
  • Does your team… (select all that apply)
    • Perform at home sporting events (football, basketball, etc)
    • Perform at community events
    • Compete at ISDTA State Championships
    • Compete at other regional competitions
    • Compete at Nationals
  • Are your team members eligible to receive a Varsity Letter?
    • Yes
    • No
  • Do you have a “no-cut” policy?
    • Yes
    • No
  • Who requires you to have a no-cut policy?
    • School requires
    • Coach’s choice
  • In a typical year, how many team members do you have in your program on average?
    • (Include all high school level Varsity and JV)
  • Do your team members participate in other sports or activities during your dance/drill season?
    • Yes
    • No
  • When do you practice? (select all that apply)
    • Mornings
    • After school
    • Evenings
    • Weekends
  • During the academic year, how many hours per week does your team practice on average?
    • 1 to 3 hours
    • 3 to 5 hours
    • 5 to 7 hours
    • 7 to 10 hours
    • 10 to 12 hours
    • 12 to 14 hours
    • Greater than 15 hours
  • Does your team have a dedicated practice facility provided by your school?
    • Yes, we have a studio on campus.
    • Yes, we have a dedicated gym space.
    • Yes, we have a multi-purpose facility.
    • No, we do not have dedicated space on campus.
  • Where does your team typically practice?
    • Please enter a response.
  • How much do you fundraise annually?
    • Please enter a number.
  • Are you limited on the amount of fundraising you can do?
    • Yes
    • No
  • How do your finances work?
    • Run through the school business office.
    • Run through the school’s booster club.
    • Run through a private account controlled by parents.
  • In a normal year, what is the average amount a team member would pay out of pocket?
    • Please enter a number.
  • Are you required to follow the scholarship rule? (Academic standing)
    • Yes
    • No
  • Are you required to follow a good conduct policy set by the school?
    • Yes
    • No
  • Does your school pay for your transportation?
    • Yes
    • No