Survey Topics

Sections of the SSOCS questionnaire are composed of items about specific topics. Click on the section name to read more about these topics.

  1. School Practices and Programs


  2. Parent and Community Involvement at School


  3. School Security


  4. Staff Training


  5. Limitations on Crime Prevention


  6. Frequency of Crime and Violence at School
    • The sixth section of SSOCS, entitled "Frequency of Crime and Violence at School," focuses on the incidence of homicides and shootings that occur at school. Fortunately, incidents of this type are rare; therefore estimates based on these measures will not be reported.


  7. Number of Incidents


  8. Disciplinary Problems and Actions


  9. School Characteristics