6%

Do you know that, in 2015-16, about 6% of students in grades 9–12 reported that they had been threatened or injured with a weapon on school property during the previous 12 months? This translates to a huge amount of young people.

See the list of links below to help you learn about the risks of school and youth violence. It is critical for kids, parents and educators alike to know what to look for and what action steps they can take.

Don’t be a bystander!