“high-school” Charts

High School Dropouts on the Decline (U.S.) »

Dropout rates are on the decline, but what's the main cause? Is it because there are more incentives to get…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 176
Score: 6

12th Grade Thinking: How Risky Is Drug Use? »

Compared to 1975, more 12th graders now think it is risky to regularly use cocaine and less think it is…

Jacob Jedamus-Denu
by: Jacob Jedamus-Denu
views: 134
Score: 4

Do Parents Know What Their Kids Are Doing? »

Most parents believe that their high school age teens do not drink alcohol or use marijuana. However, the reality is…

Eric Sirjord
by: Eric Sirjord
views: 331
Score: 4

Computer science classes don't count in high school »

Only half of states (the yellow ones on the map) allow computer science courses to count towards high school graduation.

Stephen Ostermiller
by: Stephen Ostermiller
views: 116
Score: 3

How Important is a Degree After High School? »

In a postsecondary education age characterized by large student loans and unpromising job prospects, Americans nonetheless regard a degree after…

Peter Graham
by: Peter Graham
views: 106
Score: 3

Sleeping In, A Sin No More »

A recent movement to help high school students get more sleep by pushing back school start times has yielded a…

Rachel
by: Rachel
views: 69
Score: 3

Trends in Smoking of High Schoolers »

Anti-tobacco campaigns like theTruth.com tend to emphasize the purple line of the graph, claiming a strong possibility of eradicating smoking…

ryan.foulds
by: ryan.foulds
views: 139
Score: 2

Employment at Different Levels of Education as of 2015 »

In this bar chart, you can see the amount of employment at the completion of different levels of education. These…

Melissa Adeva
by: Melissa Adeva
views: 128
Score: 2

High School Dropout Rate: Males vs. Females »

The high school dropout rate among Americans ages 16 to 24 has been decreasing since 1967. However, the sex with…

Steven Davies
by: Steven Davies
views: 168
Score: 2

Do more educated people smoke fewer cigarettes? »

Smoking cigarettes is terrible for your health. So, it makes sense that with higher levels of education the percent of…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 116
Score: 1

The Cost Of Not Attending College »

While many people focus on the rising cost of higher education, it's important to recognize the price people pay for…

Christian Stellakis
by: Christian Stellakis
views: 99
Score: 1

High School Physical (In)Activity »

There is an epidemic of decreased physical activity in all age groups. The chart presented focuses on those students attending…

September Oliveros
by: September Oliveros
views: 53
Score: 1

What is the most valuable school subject? »

40% of men surveyed in a Gallup poll stated that math was the most valuable subject they had studied in…

Steven Davies
by: Steven Davies
views: 104
Score: 1

Graduating High School Isn't So Common In These Countries »

In some countries, a high school education can be hard to come by. According to a recent OECD study, of…

SavvyRoo
by: SavvyRoo
views: 106

High Schools Sending the Most Members to NBA »

This chart is outlining the high schools in the country sending the most members to the NBA based off of…

chloe.zung
by: chloe.zung
views: 66

High School Seniors use Marijuana more than any other drug »

High School Seniors smoke marijuana and marijuana synthetic drugs at a higher rate than any other drugs. Adderall is the…

Joseph Abay
by: Joseph Abay
views: 47

Playing Hooky: Who Graduates? »

Only one minority group, in the United States, performs better than the white student population. The other groups perform over…

Alejandro Esquino Gomez
by: Alejandro Esquino Gomez
views: 60

Is #TeenDrinking on the Decline? »

The Center for Disease Control's latest Youth Risk Behavior Survey (YRBS) shows that alcohol use is declining for U.S. students…

Kathleen Reynolds
by: Kathleen Reynolds
views: 62

Educating the #Undocumented »

About 1.8 million undocumented individuals under the age of 18 live in America. While they may not have the paperwork…

Kathleen Reynolds
by: Kathleen Reynolds
views: 60

Online Education: Hurting Students, Helping Businessmen »

The rise of virtual schools is having a negative effect for those enrolled. For-profit online schools like K12 Inc. have…

PRWatch.org
by: PRWatch.org
views: 149

Study Proves Effectiveness of Teach For America Teachers »

According to a new randomized study conducted by Mathematica Policy Research, Teach for America teachers were found to be more…

Steven Davies
by: Steven Davies
views: 88

Getting Ahead: Cheating Among Harvard's Incoming Freshmen »

According to a new Harvard survey, ten percent of Harvard's incoming freshman reported cheating on exam prior to entering college,…

Steven Davies
by: Steven Davies
views: 83

Decreasing Reliance on Public School Transportation »

The percentage of students transported at public expense has been slowly decreasing since peaking at 61.3% in 1984-85. In 2007-08,…

Steven Davies
by: Steven Davies
views: 65

Sexual Harassment in High School with Most Negative Effects »

The most common reason students give for sexually harassing other students is "it's no big deal" (44%) and "it was…

Anthony Sibley (AJ)
by: Anthony Sibley (AJ)
views: 102

Sexual Harassment: Method to the Madness?? »

Roughly half of all 7th-12th graders experience sexual harassment in a single year, with 80% experiencing it sometime in their…

Anthony Sibley (AJ)
by: Anthony Sibley (AJ)
views: 105

Seat Belt Use Among High School Students »

Since 1991, American students in 9th through 12th grade have become less likely to report that they rarely or never…

Steven Davies
by: Steven Davies
views: 52

Parent Engagement Prevents Teen Substance Abuse »

The data displayed above indicates that the involvement of parents in the lives of teens makes a significant impact in…

Eric Sirjord
by: Eric Sirjord
views: 167

Parent Income Keeping Kids Off the Field »

According to a recent survey, household income is a huge factor in whether or not kids can afford to be…

Eric Sirjord
by: Eric Sirjord
views: 153

The Elderly Volunteer for More Hours »

After ages 25-34, Americans volunteer for more and more time as they get older. The median annual volunteer hours for…

Steven Davies
by: Steven Davies
views: 43

What are the main volunteering activities? »

The most common volunteering activity in the U.S. involves working for religious organizations, which 33.1% of all volunteers did in…

Steven Davies
by: Steven Davies
views: 52