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Indicators of School Crime and Safety: 2008
NCES 2009-022
April 2009

List of Figures


Figure A Nationally representative sample and universe surveys used in this report
Figure 1.1 Number of homicides and suicides of youth ages 5–18, by location: 2005–06
Figure 1.2 Number of homicides and suicides of youth ages 5–18 at school: 1992–2007
Figure 2.1 Rate of student-reported nonfatal crimes against students ages 12–18 at school per 1,000 students, by age and type of crime: 2006
Figure 2.2 Rate of student-reported nonfatal crimes against students ages 12–18 away from school per 1,000 students, by age and type of crime: 2006
Figure 3.1 Percentage of students ages 12–18 who reported criminal victimization at school during the previous 6 months, by type of victimization: Various years, 1995–2007
Figure 4.1 Percentage of students in grades 9–12 who reported being threatened or injured with a weapon on school property during the previous 12 months, by sex: Various years, 1993–2007
Figure 4.2 Percentage of students in grades 9–12 who reported being threatened or injured with a weapon on school property during the previous 12 months, by grade: 2007
Figure 5.1 Percentage of public and private school teachers who reported that they were threatened with injury or that they were physically attacked by a student from school during the previous 12 months: Various school years, 1993–94, 1999–2000, and 2003–04
Figure 5.2 Percentage of public and private school teachers who reported that they were threatened with injury or that they were physically attacked by a student from school during the previous 12 months, by urbanicity and instructional level: School year 2003–04
Figure 6.1 Percentage of public schools experiencing and reporting to the police incidents of crime and the number per 1,000 students, by the type of crime: School year 2005–06
Figure 6.2 Percentage of public schools experiencing and reporting to the police violent and serious violent incidents of crime, by the number of incidents per 1,000 students: School year 2005–06
Figure 6.3 Percentage of public schools experiencing and reporting to the police incidents of crime, by type of crime: Various school years, 1999–2000, 2003–04, and 2005–06
Figure 7.1 Percentage of public schools reporting selected discipline problems that occurred at school, by school enrollment size: School year 2005–06
Figure 8.1 Percentage of students ages 12–18 who reported that gangs were present at school during the school year, by school sector and race/ethnicity: 2007
Figure 8.2 Percentage of students ages 12–18 who reported that gangs were present at school, by sex: Various years 2001–07
Figure 9.1 Percentage of students in grades 9–12 who reported that drugs were made available to them on school property during the previous 12 months, by sex: Various years, 1993–2007
Figure 9.2 Percentage of students in grades 9–12 who reported that drugs were made available to them on school property during the previous 12 months, by race/ethnicity: 2007
Figure 10.1 Percentage of students ages 12–18 who reported being targets of hate-related words and seeing hate-related graffiti at school during the school year, by selected student and school characteristics: 2007
Figure 10.2 Percentage of students ages 12–18 who reported being targets of hate-related words at school during the school year, by type of hate-related word: 2007
Figure 11.1 Percentage of students ages 12–18 who reported being bullied at school and being cyber-bullied anywhere during the school year, by sex: 2007
Figure 11.2 Percentage of students ages 12–18 who reported selected bullying problems at school and cyber-bullying problems anywhere during the school year: 2007
Figure 11.3 Percentage of students ages 12–18 who reported being bullied at school during the school year, by location of bullying, injury, and sex: 2007
Figure 11.4 Percentage distribution of students ages 12–18 who reported being bullied at school and being cyber-bullied anywhere by the frequency of bullying at school during the school year and percentage of students who notified an adult: 2007
Figure 12.1 Percentage of public and private school teachers who agreed or strongly agreed that school rules are enforced by other teachers and by the principal, by school level: School year 2003–04
Figure 12.2 Percentage of public and private school teachers who agreed or strongly agreed that student misbehavior interfered with their teaching, by sector: Various school years, 1987–88 through 2003–04
Figure 13.1 Percentage of students in grades 9–12 who reported having been in a physical fight during the previous 12 months, by location and sex: Various years, 1993–2007
Figure 13.2 Percentage of students in grades 9–12 who reported having been in a physical fight during the previous 12 months, by location and grade: 2007
Figure 14.1 Percentage of students in grades 9–12 who reported carrying a weapon at least 1 day during the previous 30 days, by location and sex: Various years, 1993–2007
Figure 14.2 Percentage of students in grades 9–12 who reported carrying a weapon at least 1 day during the previous 30 days, by location and grade: 2007
Figure 15.1 Percentage of students in grades 9–12 who reported using alcohol during the previous 30 days, by location and sex: Various years, 1993–2007
Figure 15.2 Percentage of students in grades 9–12 who reported using alcohol during the previous 30 days, by location and grade: 2007
Figure 16.1 Percentage of students in grades 9–12 who reported using marijuana during the previous 30 days, by location and sex: Various years, 1993–2007
Figure 16.2 Percentage of students in grades 9–12 who reported using marijuana during the previous 30 days, by location and grade: 2007
Figure 17.1 Percentage of students ages 12–18 who reported being afraid of attack or harm during the school year, by location and race/ethnicity: 2007
Figure 17.2 Percentage of students ages 12–18 who reported being afraid of attack or harm, by location and school sector: Various years, 1995–2007
Figure 18.1 Percentage of students ages 12–18 who reported avoiding school activities or one or more places in school because of fear of attack or harm during the school year: 2007
Figure 18.2 Percentage of students ages 12–18 who reported avoiding one or more places in school because of fear of attack or harm during the school year, by grade level and school sector: 2007
Figure 19.1 Percentage of public schools that took a serious disciplinary action for specific offenses, by type of offense: School year 2005–06
Figure 19.2 Percentage of public schools that took a serious disciplinary action, by type of offense: Various school years, 1999–2000, 2003–04, and 2005–06
Figure 20.1 Percentage of public schools that used selected safety and security measures: School year 2005–06
Figure 20.2 Percentage of public schools that used selected safety and security measures: Various school years, 1999–2000, 2003–04, and 2005–06
Figure 21.1 Percentage of students ages 12–18 who reported selected security measures at school: Various years, 1999–2007

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