October 28, 2007
Police calls and discipline rates – middle schools
Following on our previous post, we’ve taken a look at the same categories of data, but this time for MMSD middle schools. The same data notes from the previous post apply here, with a couple of additional notes: the police call data for Toki includes police calls for Orchard Ridge Elementary School, if any, since those schools share the same block; and enrollment dropped in many of the middle schools between the comparison years (enrollment declined about ten percent in the aggregate for MMSD middle schools; school-specific enrollment information is available at the DPI web site).
Police calls for service, down for most middle schools:
Suspension percentages, up for more than half of the middle schools:
Rates for weapons/drugs related suspensions/expulsions, up for more than half of the middle schools: