This series of questions will help you identify district strengths and challenges. It is a good first level self-assessment tool in the areas of Management, Technology, Environmental/Physical Conditions, and End User Relations. It provides a numerical score that can be easily communicated to policy makers and the public.
What is your district's state of security readiness? Use this questionnaire to gain a quick sense of your overall security profile. Then get a more in-depth analysis by using the District Security Planning Grid to clarfy your current status, pinpoint areas of concern, and identify next steps. Maximum score is 100 points. Give partial credit for solid progress toward completion of any item.
This tool is available for everyone. You can complete checklist's 51 questions by downloading this Excel spreadsheet, or you can print the Cyber Security Assessment Checklist manually (PDF).