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Indicators of School Crime and Safety: 2009
NCES 2010-012
December 2009

List of Figures

Figure A.Nationally representative sample and universe surveys used in this report
Figure 1.1.Number of student, staff, and nonstudent school-associated violent deaths, and number of homicides and suicides of youth ages 5–18 at school: 1992–2008
Figure 1.2.Number of school-associated violent deaths, homicides, and suicides of youth ages 5–18, by location: 2006–07
Figure 2.1.Rate of student-reported nonfatal crimes against students ages 12–18 per 1,000 students, by type of crime and location: 1992–2007
Figure 2.2.Rate of student-reported nonfatal crimes against students ages 12–18 at and away from school per 1,000 students, by age and type of crime: 2007
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 through 2007–08
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 2007–08
Figure 6.1.Percentage of public schools recording and reporting incidents of crime, and the rate of crimes per 1,000 students, by type of crime: School year 2007–08
Figure 6.2.Percentage of public schools recording and reporting violent and serious violent incidents of crime, by the number of incidents: School year 2007–08
Figure 6.3.Percentage of public schools recording and reporting to the police incidents of crime, by type of crime: Various school years, 1999–2000 through 2007–08
Figure 7.1.Percentage of public schools reporting selected discipline problems that occurred at school, by school level: School year 2007–08
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 cyberbullied 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 andPercentage of students who notified an adult: 2007.
Figure 12.1.Percentage of public and private school teachers who agreed or strongly agreed that student misbehavior, student tardiness, and class cutting interfered with their teaching, by urbanicity: School year 2007–08
Figure 12.2.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 2007–2008
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
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, by type of offense: School year 2007–08
Figure 19.2.Percentage distribution of serious actions taken by public schools, by type of action and type of offense: School year 2007–08
Figure 19.3.Percentage of public schools that took a serious disciplinary action, by type of offense: Various school years, 1999–2000 through 2007–08
Figure 20.1.Percentage of public schools that used selected safety and security measures: School year 2007–08
Figure 20.2.Percentage of public schools that used selected safety and security measures: Various school years, 1999–2000 through 2007–08
Figure 21.1.Percentage of students ages 12–18 who reported selected security measures at school: Various years, 1999–2007

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