How do suspensions and expulsions differ for students from various racial, ethnic, and socioeconomic backgrounds? Using data from the Indicators of School Crime and Safety 2015 report, we explore suspension and expulsion percentages for students who started high school in 2009.
Which states see the most firearm possession incidents at public elementary and secondary schools? Has the number of bullying incidents increased or decreased in the past 15 years? Are schools prepared to address violent incidents in the event of a school shooting? How has crime on college campuses changed since 2001? Using the Indicators of School Crime and Safety: 2015, we answer those questions here—with some surprising results.