The Survey of Academic and Youth Outcomes
Staff Survey (SAYO S) and Teacher Survey (SAYO T)


The Survey of Academic and Youth Outcomes (SAYO) is designed to complement APT or to be used on its own, SAYO S by staff and SAYO T by teachers. SAYO measures eight outcome areas that research suggests are linked to long-term positive development and academic and life success in afterschool program youth. SAYO is adaptable; programs collect data on the outcomes aligned with their goals and practices in an easy to use pre- and post-test that demonstrates changes and gains made over the course of the year.

Goals of Training:

  • Learn about SAYO S and SAYO T and how they should be used.
  • Learn how to:
    • Plan your SAYO evaluation.
    • Customize the SAYO tools.
    • Prepare staff and teachers to complete the SAYO.
    • Distribute and collect SAYO data.
    • Understand and use your findings.
    • Complete the SAYO user agreement.

Targeted Audience:

  • Afterschool directors, supervisors, curriculum & education coordinators, and 21st CCLC personnel interested in utilizing the APAS system.

Training Content:

  • One day of training.
  • Learn the SAYO S and SAYO T APAS tools to increase positive youth outcomes within your program.

Training Options:


If you are interested in SAYO S and T, you may also be interested in the SAYO Y youth survey and the APT.


For more information on APAS and to learn if it is right for your program please call 1-781-283-2547 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

SAYO S, SAYO T and the APAS system

For an overview of the SAYO S and SAYO T tools and how they fit into the APAS system, download the APAS brochure (pdf).