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ERIC Number: ED209267
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1980-May
Pages: 26
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: 0
ISBN: N/A
ISSN: N/A
An Analysis of Drug Use Among Students in Seattle's High Schools. Report No. 80-4.
Matthews, Tom
The findings of this analysis include the following: (1) the magnitude of drug use among students in Seattle's high schools; (2) the student characteristics associated with drug use; (3) the problems students attribute to drug use; (4) student attitudes toward drug education and treatment/prevention programs provided by schools; and (5) school personnel judged as good sources of help for drug-related problems. Results document the fact that many of the Seattle high school students are involved with drugs; those who are deeply involved do not appear to welcome intervention, whereas others show an interest in increased school involvement in drug education, treatment, and prevention. (Author/GK)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Tests/Questionnaires; Numerical/Quantitative Data
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: Seattle Public Schools, WA. Dept. of Planning, Research, and Evaluation.
Identifiers: Seattle Public Schools WA
Note: Appendix C (Drug Use Survey) contains small print.