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Indicators of School Crime and Safety: 2007
NCES 2008-021
December 2007


Figure 7.1.

Percentage of public schools reporting selected discipline problems that occurred at school, by school enrollment size: School year 2005-06



Percentage of public schools reporting selected discipline problems that occurred at school, by school enrollment size: School year 2005-06

! Interpret data with caution.
‡ Reporting standards not met.
1 Includes schools that reported the activity happens at least once a week or daily.
2 Includes schools that reported the activity has happened at all at their school during the school year.
NOTE: Responses were provided by the principal or the person most knowledgeable about crime and safety issues at the school. "At school" was defined for respondents to include activities that happen in school buildings, on school grounds, on school buses, and at places that hold schoolsponsored events or activities. Respondents were instructed to respond only for those times that were during normal school hours or when school activities or events were in session, unless the survey specified otherwise. Population size is 83,200 public schools.
SOURCE: U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics, 2005–06 School Survey on Crime and Safety (SSOCS), 2006.
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