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Figure 7.1.

Percentage of public schools reporting selected discipline problems that occurred at school, by locale: School year 2009–10


Percentage of public schools reporting selected discipline problems that occurred at school, by locale: School year 2009–10
! Interpret data with caution. The coefficient of variation (CV) for this estimate is between 30 and 50 percent.
1 Includes schools that reported the activity happens either at least once a week or daily.
2 Includes schools that reported the activity happens 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 school-sponsored 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.
SOURCE: U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics, 2009–10 School Survey on Crime and Safety (SSOCS), 2010.
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