ERIC Number: EJ424148
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1990
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Differences in Extracurricular Activity Participation, Achievement, and Attitudes toward School between Ninth-Grade Students Attending Junior High School and Those Attending Senior High School.
Gifford, Vernon D.; Dean, Margie M.
Adolescence, v25 n100 p799-802 Win 1990
Attempted to determine type of school organization that most benefited ninth-grade students. Results from ninth graders in junior high schools (n=771) and in high schools (n=825) indicated that ninth graders in the junior high school setting participated significantly more in extracurricular activities and achieved significantly higher academically than did ninth graders in senior high schools. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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