Dating in high school statistics
They come from a variety of ethnic groups, family situations, social groups at school, and levels of academic achievement.
Many were part of the mainstream social group and had excellent grades.
The school has been accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools Commissions on Elementary Secondary Schools since 1928.
As of the 2014-15 school year, the school had an enrollment of 1,913 students and 146.4 classroom teachers (on an FTE basis), for a student–teacher ratio of 13.1:1.
In 1820, a law authorized townships to levy a tax to pay the tuition of poor students.
By 1828, townships had the power to tax for general school purposes.
One resident complained that "in very cold weather, with stoves at red heat, it is impossible to raise the temperature in the room above 55 degrees, and in such a place are sown the seeds of suffering, disease and death." The Trustees responded in 1879 by resolving to erect a new brick building, of two stories, to accommodate between 220 and 240 pupils. The separate existence of the high school began in 1885, when the Trustees decided "that in order to increase the efficiency of the Columbia School a new class of a higher grade shall be formed at the commencement of the coming term to be taught by the Principal." Lower grades continued to be housed at Columbia.
A small percentage had previously been diagnosed with mental health problems.
School shootings make up a small percentage of youth violence, but they are traumatic events for students, communities, and the nation.
Beginning in the 1970s, school shootings have increased and have affected communities across the nation.
School shooters do not have a single profile, nor a single reason for their attacks, but there are some ways that adults and students can reduce the chances of an attack occurring.
Schools are sometimes just the place where violence happens, such as in drug or gang related attacks, but in some cases they are the place chosen for an attack. Secret Service did a study on incidents of targeted school shootings, and, as of 2000, found 37 such incidents, beginning in 1974, with the number of incidents increasing each decade.
According to school violence statistics, school shooting incidents have increased dramatically.