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Arlington

Spring 2000

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Table T-1: How recently, if ever, have you used...

Past School Ever Never


Month Year Used Used
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Any tobacco product All 20.2% 27.8% 46.9% 53.1%
Grade 7 7.2% 11.6% 27.0% 73.0%
Grade 8 12.3% 18.9% 38.2% 61.8%
Grade 9 18.0% 25.9% 46.1% 53.9%
Grade 10 26.6% 34.8% 56.3% 43.7%
Grade 11 32.6% 42.8% 62.1% 37.9%
Grade 12 34.0% 43.6% 63.0% 37.0%
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Cigarettes All 19.4% 26.9% 46.0% 54.0%
Grade 7 7.0% 11.4% 26.3% 73.7%
Grade 8 12.1% 18.7% 37.7% 62.3%
Grade 9 16.9% 25.3% 45.9% 54.1%
Grade 10 25.3% 32.9% 54.8% 45.2%
Grade 11 31.5% 41.4% 60.2% 39.8%
Grade 12 32.6% 42.0% 61.7% 38.3%
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Smokeless tobacco All 2.9% 5.0% 10.6% 89.4%
Grade 7 0.8% 1.1% 3.9% 96.1%
Grade 8 1.1% 2.5% 5.9% 94.1%
Grade 9 3.0% 4.8% 9.1% 90.9%
Grade 10 4.5% 7.8% 14.3% 85.7%
Grade 11 4.3% 8.6% 18.8% 81.2%
Grade 12 5.0% 7.8% 16.8% 83.2%

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Table T-2: How often do you normally use...

Any tobacco product?

Several Several About About Less Than


Never Every Times Times Once a Once a Once a
Used Day a Week a Month Month Year Year

All 57.4% 8.3% 3.6% 4.4% 6.5% 7.3% 12.6%


Grade 7 75.5% 1.3% 1.0% 1.8% 4.0% 7.1% 9.4%
Grade 8 64.8% 2.2% 2.6% 4.6% 4.7% 8.3% 12.8%
Grade 9 58.9% 5.8% 4.1% 4.4% 6.9% 7.8% 12.1%
Grade 10 50.4% 10.0% 4.8% 5.9% 8.7% 6.5% 13.7%
Grade 11 43.9% 18.3% 4.5% 4.0% 9.0% 6.3% 14.0%
Grade 12 40.7% 18.4% 5.2% 6.7% 6.9% 7.2% 14.9%

Cigarettes?

Several Several About About Less Than


Never Every Times Times Once a Once a Once a
Used Day a Week a Month Month Year Year

All 57.6% 8.2% 3.5% 4.2% 6.5% 7.2% 12.7%


Grade 7 75.6% 1.3% 1.0% 1.8% 3.9% 6.9% 9.5%
Grade 8 64.8% 2.3% 2.5% 4.5% 4.8% 8.3% 12.8%
Grade 9 58.2% 6.0% 4.1% 4.3% 7.1% 7.7% 12.6%
Grade 10 51.1% 10.1% 4.9% 5.2% 8.3% 6.6% 13.8%
Grade 11 44.4% 18.2% 4.4% 3.6% 8.9% 6.4% 14.0%
Grade 12 42.2% 17.1% 5.2% 6.8% 7.1% 6.8% 14.9%
Arlington
Spring 2000

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Smokeless tobacco?

Several Several About About Less Than


Never Every Times Times Once a Once a Once a
Used Day a Week a Month Month Year Year

All 90.1% 0.5% 0.4% 0.8% 1.7% 2.1% 4.4%


Grade 7 95.5% * % 0.1% 0.4% 0.9% 0.7% 2.3%
Grade 8 94.6% 0.1% 0.6% 0.3% 0.9% 1.5% 2.0%
Grade 9 92.1% * % 0.3% 0.8% 1.3% 2.3% 3.2%
Grade 10 87.2% 0.5% 0.2% 1.1% 2.9% 2.2% 5.9%
Grade 11 83.2% 0.9% 0.7% 1.1% 2.8% 3.9% 7.4%
Grade 12 83.7% 2.0% 0.8% 1.4% 1.9% 2.3% 7.9%

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Table T-3: In the past 30 days, how many cigarettes have you smoked?

>1 But >10 But >1 Pack


<1 Per <10 Per <1 Pack But <2 >2 Packs
None Day Day Per Day Packs/Day Per Day

All 78.6% 9.5% 7.3% 2.7% 1.7% 0.2%


Grade 7 91.5% 5.4% 2.3% 0.5% 0.2% * %
Grade 8 86.8% 7.6% 4.4% 0.8% 0.3% 0.1%
Grade 9 80.8% 9.0% 6.4% 1.6% 1.6% 0.4%
Grade 10 73.1% 11.5% 10.7% 3.1% 1.7% * %
Grade 11 67.1% 10.7% 12.0% 5.5% 4.3% 0.4%
Grade 12 62.8% 15.4% 11.6% 7.3% 2.9% * %

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Table T-4: Average age of first use of:

Grade 7 Grade 8 Grade 9 Grade 10 Grade 11 Grade 12

Tobacco 10.6 11.3 12.0 12.6 12.9 13.8

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Table T-5: If you wanted some, how difficult would it be to get...

Cigarettes?

Never Very Somewhat Somewhat Very


Heard Of Impossible Difficult Difficult Easy Easy

All 4.2% 12.1% 5.4% 7.9% 18.5% 51.9%


Grade 7 6.3% 31.9% 11.1% 11.1% 18.1% 21.5%
Grade 8 5.0% 15.0% 7.1% 13.9% 25.9% 33.2%
Grade 9 5.2% 7.8% 5.5% 8.1% 22.9% 50.6%
Grade 10 3.6% 5.6% 2.6% 5.4% 17.9% 64.9%
Grade 11 1.6% 5.3% 2.2% 3.1% 14.4% 73.4%
Grade 12 2.2% 1.4% 1.2% 2.2% 5.9% 87.2%

Smokeless Tobacco?

Never Very Somewhat Somewhat Very


Heard Of Impossible Difficult Difficult Easy Easy

All 14.8% 19.2% 8.7% 11.1% 14.3% 31.9%


Grade 7 17.9% 43.8% 13.2% 9.9% 8.3% 7.0%
Grade 8 17.2% 27.6% 14.4% 14.4% 12.9% 13.6%
Grade 9 19.0% 13.9% 9.2% 16.1% 19.2% 22.6%
Grade 10 11.0% 8.8% 5.4% 12.1% 19.7% 43.0%
Grade 11 11.0% 8.4% 3.7% 5.8% 15.8% 55.4%
Grade 12 8.5% 3.5% 2.7% 4.4% 9.1% 71.9%
Arlington
Spring 2000

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Table T-6: About how many of your close friends...

Use any tobacco product?

Never heard
None A Few Some Most All

All 35.4% 30.3% 17.3% 14.4% 2.6%


Grade 7 64.2% 23.3% 8.4% 3.3% 0.8%
Grade 8 43.9% 33.0% 13.1% 8.8% 1.2%
Grade 9 33.7% 33.1% 18.1% 13.2% 1.9%
Grade 10 22.0% 32.4% 22.8% 19.0% 3.9%
Grade 11 20.7% 28.9% 23.2% 22.3% 5.0%
Grade 12 15.9% 31.0% 22.6% 26.6% 4.0%

Smoke cigarettes?

Never heard
None A Few Some Most All

All 36.0% 30.4% 16.9% 14.3% 2.4%


Grade 7 64.8% 23.4% 7.7% 3.4% 0.7%
Grade 8 43.9% 33.3% 13.0% 8.6% 1.3%
Grade 9 34.3% 33.1% 17.8% 13.0% 1.6%
Grade 10 23.3% 31.9% 22.1% 19.0% 3.7%
Grade 11 21.8% 28.8% 22.5% 21.8% 5.0%
Grade 12 16.3% 31.6% 22.1% 26.3% 3.7%

Use a smokeless tobacco product?

Never heard
None A Few Some Most All

All 76.3% 15.8% 5.7% 1.7% 0.4%


Grade 7 90.4% 6.3% 2.4% 0.8% 0.1%
Grade 8 85.2% 9.4% 3.2% 2.0% 0.1%
Grade 9 76.7% 17.0% 4.3% 1.4% 0.6%
Grade 10 67.9% 19.8% 9.1% 2.7% 0.5%
Grade 11 64.8% 24.3% 9.1% 1.6% 0.2%
Grade 12 65.1% 22.7% 9.0% 2.5% 0.6%

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Table T-7: How do your parents feel about kids your age smoking cigarettes?

Strongly Mildly Mildly Strongly Don't


Disapprove Disapprove Neither Approve Approve Know

All 71.3% 12.7% 8.8% 1.6% 0.7% 4.8%


Grade 7 82.8% 5.0% 3.0% 1.2% 0.8% 7.2%
Grade 8 82.1% 7.3% 4.7% 0.7% 0.6% 4.7%
Grade 9 75.6% 10.8% 7.1% 1.4% 0.5% 4.8%
Grade 10 64.4% 18.3% 11.0% 1.2% 0.9% 4.0%
Grade 11 58.7% 18.1% 16.2% 2.8% 0.7% 3.5%
Grade 12 54.1% 22.7% 15.3% 2.6% 1.2% 4.0%
Arlington
Spring 2000

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Table T-8: How dangerous do you think it is for kids your age to use tobacco?

Very Somewhat Not Very Not at All Do Not


Dangerous Dangerous Dangerous Dangerous Know

All 45.4% 34.2% 14.1% 3.2% 3.1%


Grade 7 65.1% 24.3% 6.4% 0.5% 3.7%
Grade 8 51.7% 32.2% 9.4% 2.7% 4.1%
Grade 9 45.8% 34.1% 15.0% 2.2% 2.9%
Grade 10 35.4% 40.5% 17.7% 4.0% 2.3%
Grade 11 33.1% 39.2% 20.6% 4.6% 2.4%
Grade 12 31.4% 39.3% 19.3% 7.5% 2.5%
Arlington
Spring 2000

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Table A-1: How recently, if ever, have you used...

Past School Ever Never


Month Year Used Used
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Any alcohol product All 32.3% 47.1% 66.9% 33.1%
Grade 7 14.4% 22.5% 43.9% 56.1%
Grade 8 24.4% 36.8% 60.7% 39.3%
Grade 9 31.1% 47.4% 67.7% 32.3%
Grade 10 39.3% 58.7% 76.2% 23.8%
Grade 11 43.1% 61.4% 80.6% 19.4%
Grade 12 52.2% 69.0% 83.1% 16.9%
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Beer All 22.7% 33.4% 50.0% 50.0%
Grade 7 8.5% 12.0% 27.2% 72.8%
Grade 8 12.4% 19.8% 38.9% 61.1%
Grade 9 20.6% 32.1% 49.2% 50.8%
Grade 10 29.0% 45.5% 61.2% 38.8%
Grade 11 34.4% 48.7% 66.0% 34.0%
Grade 12 42.1% 56.4% 71.1% 28.9%
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Wine coolers All 20.2% 34.9% 54.5% 45.5%
Grade 7 9.2% 15.0% 32.5% 67.5%
Grade 8 16.4% 26.9% 46.3% 53.7%
Grade 9 20.3% 34.8% 54.8% 45.2%
Grade 10 25.8% 45.0% 64.1% 35.9%
Grade 11 26.2% 48.5% 69.5% 30.5%
Grade 12 28.5% 49.5% 70.5% 29.5%
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Wine All 15.1% 29.1% 49.5% 50.5%
Grade 7 7.9% 13.2% 28.3% 71.7%
Grade 8 13.1% 23.2% 43.5% 56.5%
Grade 9 14.6% 28.7% 49.1% 50.9%
Grade 10 17.5% 37.0% 59.5% 40.5%
Grade 11 20.0% 38.3% 62.7% 37.3%
Grade 12 21.2% 43.0% 64.1% 35.9%
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Liquor All 21.8% 34.1% 47.2% 52.8%
Grade 7 5.9% 9.5% 16.9% 83.1%
Grade 8 12.6% 19.3% 33.1% 66.9%
Grade 9 21.5% 36.5% 49.0% 51.0%
Grade 10 26.8% 44.8% 60.9% 39.1%
Grade 11 33.9% 48.2% 66.6% 33.4%
Grade 12 40.0% 59.7% 72.2% 27.8%

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Table A-2: How often do you normally use...

Any alcohol product?

Several Several About About Less Than


Never Every Times Times Once a Once a Once a
Used Day a Week a Month Month Year Year

All 36.6% 0.9% 4.9% 15.0% 16.6% 15.3% 10.6%


Grade 7 60.7% 0.5% 2.7% 4.1% 8.1% 14.1% 9.8%
Grade 8 43.9% 1.2% 3.7% 9.5% 14.4% 15.6% 11.6%
Grade 9 35.4% 1.2% 4.4% 14.4% 19.0% 14.7% 10.8%
Grade 10 27.3% 0.3% 5.4% 17.9% 22.4% 15.5% 11.2%
Grade 11 23.1% 0.9% 6.0% 23.1% 18.2% 17.1% 11.6%
Grade 12 18.3% 0.9% 9.1% 27.7% 20.0% 15.6% 8.5%
Arlington
Spring 2000

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Beer?

Several Several About About Less Than


Never Every Times Times Once a Once a Once a
Used Day a Week a Month Month Year Year

All 49.6% 0.5% 4.0% 11.6% 12.9% 10.8% 10.6%


Grade 7 71.6% 0.1% 1.6% 2.3% 6.1% 8.4% 9.9%
Grade 8 60.7% 0.6% 2.1% 5.7% 9.6% 9.3% 12.0%
Grade 9 49.3% 0.8% 3.3% 10.7% 14.4% 11.2% 10.4%
Grade 10 40.5% 0.3% 4.6% 13.7% 17.5% 12.4% 11.0%
Grade 11 36.1% 0.4% 5.9% 19.6% 15.0% 12.8% 10.3%
Grade 12 28.3% 0.8% 8.5% 23.1% 17.7% 12.0% 9.6%

Wine coolers?

Several Several About About Less Than


Never Every Times Times Once a Once a Once a
Used Day a Week a Month Month Year Year

All 45.5% 0.3% 2.7% 10.0% 15.3% 15.4% 10.7%


Grade 7 68.3% 0.4% 1.9% 2.9% 6.3% 11.7% 8.5%
Grade 8 54.3% 0.4% 3.0% 7.5% 13.2% 12.1% 9.4%
Grade 9 45.3% 0.5% 3.5% 10.1% 15.6% 14.3% 10.8%
Grade 10 36.2% * % 3.1% 13.5% 19.5% 16.4% 11.3%
Grade 11 29.6% 0.4% 2.6% 13.9% 18.4% 22.3% 12.8%
Grade 12 28.9% * % 2.0% 14.8% 22.6% 18.7% 12.9%

Wine?

Several Several About About Less Than


Never Every Times Times Once a Once a Once a
Used Day a Week a Month Month Year Year

All 50.6% 0.1% 1.6% 6.6% 10.6% 18.0% 12.4%


Grade 7 73.7% 0.1% 0.9% 2.7% 5.3% 9.6% 7.7%
Grade 8 57.3% 0.1% 1.3% 6.3% 8.7% 14.3% 12.0%
Grade 9 50.6% 0.3% 2.0% 6.1% 10.5% 17.8% 12.6%
Grade 10 39.4% * % 2.2% 7.8% 12.5% 23.3% 14.8%
Grade 11 37.5% * % 1.3% 8.9% 14.6% 23.6% 14.2%
Grade 12 35.5% 0.2% 1.7% 9.5% 14.5% 23.6% 15.0%

Liquor?

Several Several About About Less Than


Never Every Times Times Once a Once a Once a
Used Day a Week a Month Month Year Year

All 54.1% 0.3% 2.6% 10.3% 12.9% 11.2% 8.6%


Grade 7 84.0% 0.1% 1.3% 1.7% 3.2% 5.5% 4.2%
Grade 8 68.6% 0.4% 1.9% 6.0% 6.7% 8.6% 7.8%
Grade 9 51.9% 0.5% 2.9% 9.2% 15.0% 11.9% 8.6%
Grade 10 41.5% 0.3% 3.0% 12.8% 18.0% 13.6% 10.7%
Grade 11 35.7% 0.5% 3.7% 16.3% 16.8% 14.3% 12.6%
Grade 12 28.0% * % 3.6% 20.9% 22.7% 15.8% 9.1%
Arlington
Spring 2000

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Table A-3: When you drink the following alcoholic beverages, how many drinks do you usually
have at one time, on average?

Beer

Never Ever 5 or More 1 to 4 Less Than 1

All 50.7% 49.3% 13.8% 23.3% 12.3%


Grade 7 71.4% 28.6% 2.6% 13.8% 12.1%
Grade 8 60.2% 39.8% 5.8% 19.0% 15.0%
Grade 9 51.6% 48.4% 13.9% 21.8% 12.8%
Grade 10 40.4% 59.6% 17.3% 30.4% 11.9%
Grade 11 37.0% 63.0% 23.7% 29.8% 9.5%
Grade 12 31.4% 68.6% 26.8% 30.5% 11.2%

Wine Coolers

Never Ever 5 or More 1 to 4 Less Than 1

All 45.3% 54.7% 11.6% 33.5% 9.6%


Grade 7 66.9% 33.1% 3.7% 21.6% 7.8%
Grade 8 53.0% 47.0% 7.2% 29.3% 10.5%
Grade 9 43.5% 56.5% 12.3% 32.7% 11.4%
Grade 10 35.5% 64.5% 17.8% 37.4% 9.3%
Grade 11 31.2% 68.8% 16.1% 43.1% 9.6%
Grade 12 31.9% 68.1% 16.6% 43.4% 8.1%

Wine

Never Ever 5 or More 1 to 4 Less Than 1

All 51.3% 48.7% 4.5% 27.9% 16.3%


Grade 7 71.0% 29.0% 2.4% 14.7% 11.9%
Grade 8 55.0% 45.0% 3.0% 23.5% 18.4%
Grade 9 51.1% 48.9% 4.0% 28.7% 16.3%
Grade 10 42.6% 57.4% 6.2% 35.8% 15.5%
Grade 11 39.2% 60.8% 7.3% 34.7% 18.8%
Grade 12 40.4% 59.6% 5.2% 36.1% 18.3%

Liquor

Never Ever 5 or More 1 to 4 Less Than 1

All 53.8% 46.2% 11.9% 24.5% 9.8%


Grade 7 83.5% 16.5% 2.5% 9.2% 4.8%
Grade 8 67.4% 32.6% 5.0% 15.6% 12.1%
Grade 9 51.8% 48.2% 12.3% 25.1% 10.9%
Grade 10 40.8% 59.2% 16.8% 32.1% 10.2%
Grade 11 36.6% 63.4% 19.1% 33.6% 10.6%
Grade 12 27.4% 72.6% 21.7% 40.4% 10.4%

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Table A-4: During the past twelve months, how often have you had five or more drinks at one
time?

Beer
Several Several Less Than
Never Ever Times/Week Times/Month Once/Month

All 68.9% 31.1% 2.7% 14.7% 13.6%


Grade 7 85.1% 14.9% 0.6% 4.0% 10.3%
Grade 8 78.5% 21.5% 1.0% 7.9% 12.7%
Grade 9 71.6% 28.4% 2.8% 15.1% 10.6%
Grade 10 62.5% 37.5% 3.6% 18.7% 15.3%
Grade 11 54.2% 45.8% 4.3% 22.6% 18.8%
Grade 12 50.1% 49.9% 5.4% 27.1% 17.5%
Arlington
Spring 2000

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Wine Coolers
Several Several Less Than
Never Ever Times/Week Times/Month Once/Month

All 66.7% 33.3% 2.0% 14.3% 17.0%


Grade 7 80.9% 19.1% 0.9% 6.3% 11.9%
Grade 8 73.0% 27.0% 2.2% 11.9% 12.9%
Grade 9 68.1% 31.9% 2.7% 14.7% 14.5%
Grade 10 60.3% 39.7% 3.3% 17.7% 18.8%
Grade 11 54.2% 45.8% 1.8% 20.1% 23.8%
Grade 12 55.5% 44.5% 1.1% 18.7% 24.7%

Wine
Several Several Less Than
Never Ever Times/Week Times/Month Once/Month

All 71.8% 28.2% 0.9% 8.0% 19.2%


Grade 7 84.8% 15.2% 0.3% 3.8% 11.2%
Grade 8 77.5% 22.5% 0.8% 6.9% 14.7%
Grade 9 73.1% 26.9% 0.5% 8.8% 17.7%
Grade 10 66.8% 33.2% 2.2% 9.7% 21.4%
Grade 11 59.6% 40.4% 1.8% 10.4% 28.2%
Grade 12 61.3% 38.7% 0.5% 10.0% 28.2%

Liquor
Several Several Less Than
Never Ever Times/Week Times/Month Once/Month

All 68.7% 31.3% 2.1% 14.5% 14.7%


Grade 7 90.0% 10.0% 0.9% 2.9% 6.2%
Grade 8 80.3% 19.7% 1.7% 7.1% 11.0%
Grade 9 68.4% 31.6% 2.2% 15.3% 14.1%
Grade 10 60.5% 39.5% 3.1% 19.3% 17.1%
Grade 11 53.4% 46.6% 3.8% 21.9% 20.8%
Grade 12 46.7% 53.3% 1.7% 27.5% 24.0%

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Table A-5: Average age of first use of:

Grade 7 Grade 8 Grade 9 Grade 10 Grade 11 Grade 12

Alcohol 10.5 11.1 11.8 12.5 13.0 14.0

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Table A-6: If you wanted some, how difficult would it be to get...

Beer?

Never Very Somewhat Somewhat Very


Heard Of Impossible Difficult Difficult Easy Easy

All 4.0% 10.3% 6.3% 10.6% 22.0% 46.8%


Grade 7 6.6% 24.4% 11.2% 13.2% 19.4% 25.2%
Grade 8 4.1% 12.9% 7.6% 13.1% 24.5% 37.8%
Grade 9 5.4% 6.6% 5.9% 11.0% 20.1% 51.1%
Grade 10 2.4% 5.2% 5.1% 8.7% 21.9% 56.7%
Grade 11 1.5% 5.8% 3.0% 7.3% 20.1% 62.3%
Grade 12 1.9% 2.5% 3.0% 8.2% 27.9% 56.5%
Arlington
Spring 2000

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Wine coolers?

Never Very Somewhat Somewhat Very


Heard Of Impossible Difficult Difficult Easy Easy

All 5.3% 11.1% 6.1% 11.5% 21.8% 44.2%


Grade 7 9.8% 26.9% 11.5% 14.9% 15.4% 21.5%
Grade 8 6.3% 13.9% 8.1% 14.5% 21.2% 36.0%
Grade 9 5.6% 8.2% 6.2% 11.4% 23.0% 45.6%
Grade 10 2.9% 5.1% 4.1% 10.2% 23.8% 53.9%
Grade 11 2.4% 4.8% 1.7% 7.4% 22.3% 61.4%
Grade 12 2.2% 2.4% 2.1% 8.6% 27.2% 57.6%

Wine?

Never Very Somewhat Somewhat Very


Heard Of Impossible Difficult Difficult Easy Easy

All 4.6% 13.0% 7.7% 12.5% 21.7% 40.4%


Grade 7 7.5% 30.5% 12.8% 13.1% 15.2% 21.0%
Grade 8 5.3% 16.4% 10.6% 14.8% 18.8% 34.1%
Grade 9 6.2% 9.8% 6.8% 13.4% 23.4% 40.5%
Grade 10 2.7% 6.3% 6.0% 10.9% 24.2% 49.9%
Grade 11 1.8% 6.3% 3.9% 9.2% 22.9% 55.8%
Grade 12 2.0% 2.8% 4.1% 12.2% 28.6% 50.2%

Liquor?

Never Very Somewhat Somewhat Very


Heard Of Impossible Difficult Difficult Easy Easy

All 5.1% 15.8% 8.4% 11.3% 18.8% 40.7%


Grade 7 8.5% 37.6% 13.4% 10.7% 12.8% 17.1%
Grade 8 6.1% 21.2% 12.7% 12.2% 16.3% 31.4%
Grade 9 6.2% 10.8% 8.5% 11.1% 20.5% 43.1%
Grade 10 3.2% 6.7% 5.1% 12.9% 18.9% 53.2%
Grade 11 2.4% 7.4% 3.7% 8.3% 19.3% 59.0%
Grade 12 1.9% 3.7% 3.6% 12.9% 27.4% 50.5%

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Table A-7: Since school began in the fall, on how many days (if any) have you...

Attended class while drunk on alcohol?

None 1-3 Days 4-9 Days 10+ Days

All 92.0% 6.1% 1.0% 0.9%


Grade 7 95.8% 3.8% 0.1% 0.3%
Grade 8 91.5% 6.5% 0.7% 1.3%
Grade 9 92.2% 6.0% 0.9% 0.8%
Grade 10 89.5% 7.3% 1.5% 1.7%
Grade 11 89.2% 8.2% 1.7% 0.9%
Grade 12 92.5% 5.4% 1.2% 0.9%

Gotten into trouble with teachers because of your drinking?

None 1-3 Days 4-9 Days 10+ Days

All 99.4% 0.4% 0.1% 0.1%


Grade 7 100.0% * % * % * %
Grade 8 99.3% 0.4% 0.1% 0.1%
Grade 9 99.2% 0.5% 0.2% 0.2%
Grade 10 99.4% 0.6% * % * %
Grade 11 99.3% 0.7% * % * %
Grade 12 99.2% 0.5% 0.2% 0.2%
Arlington
Spring 2000

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Table A-8: School year use of alcohol by absences and conduct problems:

Average days absent due to illness or other reasons:

Alcohol Users: 5.2 days per student


Alcohol Non-users: 4.0 days per student

Average days conduct problems reported:

Alcohol Users: 3.5 days per student


Alcohol Non-users: 1.3 days per student

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Table A-9: During the past twelve months, how many times have you...

Driven a car when you've had a good bit to drink?

None 1-3 Times 4-9 Times 10+ Times

All 85.5% 9.8% 2.6% 2.1%


Grade 9 94.8% 3.9% 1.1% 0.2%
Grade 10 89.1% 8.1% 1.8% 1.0%
Grade 11 78.7% 14.4% 4.2% 2.7%
Grade 12 73.7% 16.4% 4.2% 5.7%

Gotten into trouble with the police because of drinking?

None 1-3 Times 4-9 Times 10+ Times

All 96.1% 3.7% 0.2% 0.1%


Grade 7 99.1% 0.9% * % * %
Grade 8 99.0% 0.6% 0.3% 0.1%
Grade 9 97.6% 2.4% * % * %
Grade 10 94.9% 4.4% 0.3% 0.3%
Grade 11 91.3% 8.5% * % 0.2%
Grade 12 91.5% 7.8% 0.6% * %

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Table A-10: About how many of your close friends use...

Any alcohol product?

Never heard
None A Few Some Most All

All 25.8% 23.8% 18.8% 21.6% 10.1%


Grade 7 54.6% 26.1% 10.1% 6.2% 3.0%
Grade 8 32.2% 28.9% 18.1% 13.5% 7.2%
Grade 9 21.4% 25.6% 20.4% 22.2% 10.4%
Grade 10 14.0% 21.5% 24.3% 28.1% 12.1%
Grade 11 13.5% 18.7% 20.8% 31.4% 15.6%
Grade 12 8.5% 18.0% 21.3% 36.6% 15.6%

Beer?

Never heard
None A Few Some Most All

All 35.1% 21.6% 17.2% 18.5% 7.6%


Grade 7 68.1% 19.0% 6.8% 4.5% 1.7%
Grade 8 46.9% 27.1% 13.8% 8.6% 3.7%
Grade 9 29.4% 24.7% 19.6% 19.2% 7.1%
Grade 10 21.1% 20.3% 23.6% 25.2% 9.8%
Grade 11 19.5% 17.2% 21.0% 29.3% 13.0%
Grade 12 13.4% 18.5% 21.6% 32.5% 14.1%
Arlington
Spring 2000

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Wine coolers?

Never heard
None A Few Some Most All

All 35.2% 24.0% 19.4% 15.3% 6.1%


Grade 7 63.8% 20.6% 7.9% 5.2% 2.5%
Grade 8 43.2% 24.3% 15.9% 10.8% 5.7%
Grade 9 32.3% 24.2% 19.8% 16.0% 7.6%
Grade 10 23.6% 25.5% 23.1% 21.2% 6.6%
Grade 11 19.5% 24.2% 27.1% 20.5% 8.7%
Grade 12 17.3% 26.1% 27.8% 22.6% 6.2%

Wine?

Never heard
None A Few Some Most All

All 50.1% 24.1% 13.5% 8.6% 3.7%


Grade 7 75.6% 14.5% 6.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Grade 8 58.3% 22.1% 11.0% 5.8% 2.8%
Grade 9 45.5% 27.1% 13.7% 8.8% 4.9%
Grade 10 37.7% 29.1% 18.2% 10.2% 4.7%
Grade 11 38.4% 25.4% 16.8% 13.9% 5.4%
Grade 12 35.6% 28.7% 19.0% 14.0% 2.6%

Liquor?

Never heard
None A Few Some Most All

All 42.9% 19.2% 15.3% 16.2% 6.4%


Grade 7 77.6% 13.0% 5.0% 3.0% 1.4%
Grade 8 55.0% 21.5% 11.9% 8.2% 3.4%
Grade 9 39.8% 21.1% 16.0% 16.1% 7.0%
Grade 10 27.6% 20.8% 22.0% 20.4% 9.2%
Grade 11 22.7% 19.5% 22.0% 24.7% 11.1%
Grade 12 19.1% 19.4% 19.3% 33.4% 8.8%

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Table A-11: During the past twelve months, how many times have you...

Had difficulties of any kind with your friends because of your drinking?

None 1-3 Times 4-9 Times 10+ Times

All 92.4% 6.2% 1.1% 0.2%


Grade 7 98.3% 1.3% 0.4% * %
Grade 8 94.7% 4.3% 0.7% 0.3%
Grade 9 93.6% 5.7% 0.7% * %
Grade 10 89.0% 9.2% 1.6% 0.2%
Grade 11 88.0% 10.1% 1.3% 0.6%
Grade 12 87.6% 9.4% 2.5% 0.5%

Been criticized by someone you were dating because of drinking?

None 1-3 Times 4-9 Times 10+ Times

All 94.1% 4.8% 0.8% 0.3%


Grade 7 99.1% 0.9% * % * %
Grade 8 97.5% 2.2% 0.1% 0.1%
Grade 9 94.3% 4.7% 0.8% 0.2%
Grade 10 92.1% 6.3% 1.1% 0.5%
Grade 11 89.1% 8.9% 1.7% 0.4%
Grade 12 89.5% 8.0% 1.7% 0.8%
Arlington
Spring 2000

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Table A-12: Thinking of parties you attended this school year, how often was alcohol used?

Half Most Of Don't Didn't


Never Seldom the Time the Time Always Know Attend

All 35.6% 10.6% 7.3% 13.7% 19.5% 2.1% 11.1%


Grade 7 67.6% 10.5% 4.7% 4.1% 2.7% 2.3% 8.2%
Grade 8 46.7% 16.6% 8.3% 8.8% 6.6% 3.8% 9.2%
Grade 9 32.2% 9.7% 9.4% 17.8% 16.1% 1.7% 13.1%
Grade 10 21.8% 9.7% 9.1% 16.0% 28.5% 2.3% 12.6%
Grade 11 17.4% 8.3% 5.9% 19.6% 35.7% 0.7% 12.4%
Grade 12 13.4% 7.2% 5.9% 18.9% 41.2% 1.7% 11.7%

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Table A-13: How often, if ever, do you get alcoholic beverages from...

At home

Do Not Most of
Drink Never Seldom the time Always

All 40.6% 25.9% 22.8% 7.5% 3.2%


Grade 7 58.7% 18.5% 15.5% 5.1% 2.3%
Grade 8 46.2% 20.9% 22.6% 7.1% 3.2%
Grade 9 39.6% 26.0% 22.2% 8.5% 3.7%
Grade 10 33.9% 28.6% 25.2% 9.3% 2.9%
Grade 11 29.5% 33.1% 26.0% 7.6% 3.8%
Grade 12 27.0% 33.0% 28.8% 7.5% 3.7%

From friends

Do Not Most of
Drink Never Seldom the time Always

All 37.3% 15.0% 15.9% 22.1% 9.7%


Grade 7 58.5% 23.2% 7.9% 8.2% 2.3%
Grade 8 45.7% 19.4% 14.4% 14.7% 5.7%
Grade 9 34.2% 15.1% 18.5% 22.7% 9.5%
Grade 10 30.0% 9.8% 18.2% 28.8% 13.2%
Grade 11 26.0% 11.5% 17.6% 29.7% 15.2%
Grade 12 19.8% 6.5% 20.9% 36.0% 16.8%

From a store

Do Not Most of
Drink Never Seldom the time Always

All 38.8% 39.4% 11.0% 7.2% 3.6%


Grade 7 60.9% 34.8% 3.0% 0.8% 0.5%
Grade 8 46.8% 42.9% 6.0% 2.6% 1.7%
Grade 9 35.7% 44.4% 11.6% 6.1% 2.2%
Grade 10 31.6% 38.9% 15.3% 8.6% 5.6%
Grade 11 26.8% 38.1% 18.6% 10.3% 6.2%
Grade 12 21.8% 35.0% 15.3% 20.1% 7.9%

At parties

Do Not Most of
Drink Never Seldom the time Always

All 36.5% 15.6% 13.1% 17.7% 17.1%


Grade 7 57.7% 21.3% 10.1% 6.6% 4.3%
Grade 8 43.3% 20.7% 12.7% 14.3% 9.0%
Grade 9 33.3% 14.9% 12.4% 19.8% 19.5%
Grade 10 29.6% 11.1% 13.6% 21.8% 24.0%
Grade 11 25.9% 12.2% 16.1% 19.4% 26.3%
Grade 12 20.2% 9.9% 15.7% 28.8% 25.4%
Arlington
Spring 2000

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Other source

Do Not Most of
Drink Never Seldom the time Always

All 39.5% 25.6% 17.2% 9.6% 8.1%


Grade 7 59.6% 21.2% 10.0% 5.7% 3.5%
Grade 8 46.2% 24.2% 13.9% 9.5% 6.1%
Grade 9 37.8% 27.5% 15.6% 10.2% 8.9%
Grade 10 32.3% 26.5% 19.5% 11.1% 10.6%
Grade 11 28.1% 26.9% 24.1% 8.9% 12.0%
Grade 12 23.0% 28.7% 24.9% 13.8% 9.6%

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Table A-14: How do your parents feel about kids your age drinking beer?

Strongly Mildly Mildly Strongly Don't


Disapprove Disapprove Neither Approve Approve Know

All 67.8% 15.7% 8.2% 2.7% 0.8% 4.7%


Grade 7 78.5% 8.0% 3.4% 1.5% 0.8% 7.9%
Grade 8 76.1% 12.2% 4.7% 1.7% 0.6% 4.7%
Grade 9 67.9% 16.0% 8.1% 3.0% 0.5% 4.5%
Grade 10 64.9% 16.8% 10.0% 3.3% 0.5% 4.5%
Grade 11 57.9% 21.7% 12.5% 3.2% 1.5% 3.2%
Grade 12 54.3% 23.5% 13.8% 4.5% 1.4% 2.5%

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Table A-15: How dangerous do you think it is for kids your age to use alcohol?

Very Somewhat Not Very Not at All Do Not


Dangerous Dangerous Dangerous Dangerous Know

All 45.8% 35.8% 14.2% 2.3% 1.8%


Grade 7 58.1% 26.6% 9.9% 2.1% 3.3%
Grade 8 45.1% 35.1% 13.9% 3.2% 2.7%
Grade 9 47.1% 33.0% 16.0% 3.0% 0.9%
Grade 10 43.2% 38.5% 15.4% 1.6% 1.3%
Grade 11 41.7% 40.0% 15.3% 1.7% 1.3%
Grade 12 34.1% 47.6% 15.2% 2.0% 1.1%
Arlington
Spring 2000

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Table D-1: How recently, if ever, have you used...

Past School Ever Never


Month Year Used Used
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Marijuana? All 14.1% 20.2% 31.1% 68.9%
Grade 7 4.1% 5.0% 8.6% 91.4%
Grade 8 7.6% 10.6% 19.3% 80.7%
Grade 9 14.2% 20.7% 29.7% 70.3%
Grade 10 19.5% 29.3% 43.8% 56.2%
Grade 11 22.8% 30.4% 47.5% 52.5%
Grade 12 22.7% 33.8% 51.4% 48.6%
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Cocaine? All 2.0% 3.3% 6.3% 93.7%
Grade 7 0.6% 0.8% 1.9% 98.1%
Grade 8 1.1% 1.8% 3.3% 96.7%
Grade 9 1.6% 2.8% 5.5% 94.5%
Grade 10 2.3% 3.9% 6.8% 93.2%
Grade 11 4.1% 7.5% 12.8% 87.2%
Grade 12 2.9% 5.0% 10.5% 89.5%
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Crack? All 0.5% 0.8% 2.4% 97.6%
Grade 7 0.4% 0.8% 1.6% 98.4%
Grade 8 0.4% 0.7% 1.5% 98.5%
Grade 9 0.8% 1.4% 3.0% 97.0%
Grade 10 0.5% 0.9% 2.3% 97.7%
Grade 11 0.5% 0.7% 4.0% 96.0%
Grade 12 0.2% 0.3% 2.3% 97.7%
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Hallucinogens? All 3.2% 4.9% 7.6% 92.4%
Grade 7 0.3% 0.6% 1.4% 98.6%
Grade 8 1.8% 1.9% 2.8% 97.2%
Grade 9 3.2% 5.1% 7.3% 92.7%
Grade 10 4.8% 6.5% 9.3% 90.7%
Grade 11 5.9% 9.0% 14.2% 85.8%
Grade 12 4.4% 8.6% 15.0% 85.0%
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Uppers? All 2.7% 4.5% 7.1% 92.9%
Grade 7 0.5% 0.9% 1.5% 98.5%
Grade 8 1.4% 1.9% 3.2% 96.8%
Grade 9 2.7% 5.0% 7.2% 92.8%
Grade 10 3.6% 5.4% 8.1% 91.9%
Grade 11 5.1% 7.8% 14.1% 85.9%
Grade 12 4.3% 8.3% 12.5% 87.5%
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Downers? All 2.5% 3.8% 5.8% 94.2%
Grade 7 0.3% 0.8% 1.7% 98.3%
Grade 8 0.8% 1.3% 2.1% 97.9%
Grade 9 2.1% 3.8% 6.0% 94.0%
Grade 10 3.1% 5.0% 6.3% 93.7%
Grade 11 5.4% 7.4% 11.9% 88.1%
Grade 12 5.1% 6.9% 9.5% 90.5%
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Rohypnol? All 1.1% 1.7% 3.1% 96.9%
Grade 7 0.1% 0.3% 1.0% 99.0%
Grade 8 1.5% 2.2% 2.8% 97.2%
Grade 9 1.4% 2.0% 3.6% 96.4%
Grade 10 1.4% 2.0% 3.1% 96.9%
Grade 11 1.4% 2.2% 4.5% 95.5%
Grade 12 0.8% 1.5% 4.0% 96.0%
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Steroids? All 0.6% 1.1% 2.2% 97.8%
Grade 7 0.5% 1.0% 2.8% 97.2%
Grade 8 0.3% 0.7% 1.7% 98.3%
Grade 9 0.6% 1.2% 2.0% 98.0%
Grade 10 0.5% 0.8% 1.7% 98.3%
Grade 11 0.4% 0.9% 2.0% 98.0%
Grade 12 1.7% 2.5% 3.6% 96.4%
Arlington
Spring 2000

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Past School Ever Never


Month Year Used Used
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Ecstasy? All 3.7% 5.1% 7.0% 93.0%
Grade 7 1.0% 1.0% 1.5% 98.5%
Grade 8 2.1% 2.6% 3.2% 96.8%
Grade 9 3.5% 4.2% 7.4% 92.6%
Grade 10 5.0% 7.3% 9.0% 91.0%
Grade 11 7.0% 10.0% 12.5% 87.5%
Grade 12 5.5% 8.4% 11.7% 88.3%
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Heroin? All 0.6% 0.8% 1.6% 98.4%
Grade 7 0.6% 0.9% 0.9% 99.1%
Grade 8 1.2% 1.5% 1.8% 98.2%
Grade 9 0.6% 0.6% 1.6% 98.4%
Grade 10 0.3% 0.6% 1.4% 98.6%
Grade 11 0.4% 0.9% 2.1% 97.9%
Grade 12 0.2% 0.3% 1.7% 98.3%

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Table D-2: How often do you normally use...

Marijuana?

Several Several About About Less Than


Never Every Times Times Once a Once a Once a
Used Day a Week a Month Month Year Year

All 70.6% 3.1% 3.7% 4.7% 5.7% 5.0% 7.2%


Grade 7 91.3% 0.4% 1.2% 1.9% 1.5% 1.2% 2.4%
Grade 8 81.4% 1.0% 1.9% 3.6% 4.8% 3.2% 4.1%
Grade 9 70.0% 3.4% 4.1% 5.4% 6.4% 4.9% 5.9%
Grade 10 59.6% 3.5% 4.5% 6.5% 8.3% 6.4% 11.2%
Grade 11 57.3% 7.0% 6.6% 5.8% 6.2% 6.2% 10.9%
Grade 12 54.1% 4.9% 5.0% 5.3% 8.6% 10.1% 11.9%

Cocaine?

Several Several About About Less Than


Never Every Times Times Once a Once a Once a
Used Day a Week a Month Month Year Year

All 94.6% 0.1% 0.2% 0.6% 1.4% 1.3% 1.9%


Grade 7 98.7% * % * % 0.1% 0.5% 0.1% 0.5%
Grade 8 97.1% * % 0.1% 0.3% 0.7% 0.6% 1.1%
Grade 9 95.3% 0.2% 0.3% 1.0% 1.0% 1.2% 1.0%
Grade 10 92.8% 0.2% 0.2% 0.5% 2.2% 1.1% 3.0%
Grade 11 89.7% * % 0.4% 1.1% 2.4% 3.0% 3.4%
Grade 12 91.2% * % 0.2% 0.6% 1.9% 2.8% 3.3%

Crack?

Several Several About About Less Than


Never Every Times Times Once a Once a Once a
Used Day a Week a Month Month Year Year

All 97.8% 0.0% 0.1% 0.3% 0.3% 0.5% 1.0%


Grade 7 98.7% * % * % 0.1% 0.3% 0.3% 0.7%
Grade 8 98.6% * % * % * % 0.3% 0.6% 0.6%
Grade 9 97.0% * % 0.2% 0.8% 0.5% 0.7% 0.8%
Grade 10 97.9% 0.2% * % 0.2% 0.6% 0.5% 0.6%
Grade 11 96.4% * % 0.2% 0.4% 0.2% 0.6% 2.3%
Grade 12 98.3% * % * % * % 0.2% 0.3% 1.3%
Arlington
Spring 2000

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Hallucinogens?

Several Several About About Less Than


Never Every Times Times Once a Once a Once a
Used Day a Week a Month Month Year Year

All 93.4% * % 0.1% 1.0% 1.8% 1.6% 2.0%


Grade 7 98.8% * % * % 0.1% 0.7% 0.3% 0.1%
Grade 8 97.4% * % 0.3% 0.7% 0.6% 0.3% 0.7%
Grade 9 94.2% * % 0.3% 0.6% 2.3% 1.4% 1.1%
Grade 10 91.7% * % * % 1.6% 2.2% 2.5% 1.9%
Grade 11 87.9% * % 0.2% 1.9% 3.7% 2.8% 3.5%
Grade 12 86.5% * % * % 1.6% 2.0% 3.3% 6.6%

Uppers?

Several Several About About Less Than


Never Every Times Times Once a Once a Once a
Used Day a Week a Month Month Year Year

All 93.5% 0.0% 0.5% 1.3% 1.3% 1.4% 2.0%


Grade 7 98.7% * % * % 0.5% 0.3% 0.3% 0.3%
Grade 8 96.9% * % 0.1% 0.7% 0.6% 0.6% 1.1%
Grade 9 93.5% * % 0.5% 1.5% 1.5% 1.5% 1.6%
Grade 10 92.8% 0.2% 0.6% 1.6% 1.6% 1.1% 2.1%
Grade 11 87.5% * % 1.1% 1.9% 1.3% 3.6% 4.7%
Grade 12 88.5% 0.2% 0.9% 2.0% 3.0% 2.2% 3.3%

Downers?

Several Several About About Less Than


Never Every Times Times Once a Once a Once a
Used Day a Week a Month Month Year Year

All 94.3% 0.1% 0.5% 1.0% 1.3% 1.1% 1.7%


Grade 7 98.7% * % * % 0.3% 0.3% 0.4% 0.4%
Grade 8 97.7% * % 0.1% 0.7% 0.6% 0.4% 0.4%
Grade 9 94.3% * % 0.5% 1.1% 0.8% 1.3% 1.9%
Grade 10 93.5% * % 0.8% 1.1% 1.6% 1.0% 1.9%
Grade 11 88.1% 0.6% 1.5% 1.1% 2.2% 2.8% 3.7%
Grade 12 90.6% * % 0.5% 2.4% 3.1% 1.3% 2.2%

Rohypnol?

Several Several About About Less Than


Never Every Times Times Once a Once a Once a
Used Day a Week a Month Month Year Year

All 97.3% 0.1% 0.2% 0.3% 0.6% 0.7% 1.0%


Grade 7 99.1% * % 0.1% 0.1% 0.3% 0.3% 0.1%
Grade 8 97.1% 0.1% * % 0.4% 0.7% 1.0% 0.6%
Grade 9 96.8% * % 0.2% 0.5% 1.0% 0.8% 0.8%
Grade 10 97.1% * % 0.6% 0.2% 0.2% 0.6% 1.3%
Grade 11 96.6% 0.2% 0.2% 0.2% 0.7% 0.6% 1.5%
Grade 12 96.5% * % * % 0.2% 0.3% 1.0% 2.1%

Steroids?

Several Several About About Less Than


Never Every Times Times Once a Once a Once a
Used Day a Week a Month Month Year Year

All 97.9% 0.1% 0.1% 0.1% 0.3% 0.5% 1.0%


Grade 7 97.5% 0.3% 0.1% * % 0.1% 0.4% 1.5%
Grade 8 98.2% 0.1% * % 0.1% 0.3% 0.1% 1.0%
Grade 9 98.1% 0.2% * % 0.2% 0.6% 0.5% 0.5%
Grade 10 98.7% * % * % * % 0.3% 0.5% 0.5%
Grade 11 97.6% * % * % * % 0.2% 0.6% 1.7%
Grade 12 96.8% 0.2% 0.5% 0.3% 0.3% 1.0% 1.0%
Arlington
Spring 2000

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Ecstasy?

Several Several About About Less Than


Never Every Times Times Once a Once a Once a
Used Day a Week a Month Month Year Year

All 93.0% 0.1% 0.4% 1.3% 2.3% 1.5% 1.4%


Grade 7 98.4% 0.1% 0.3% * % 0.7% 0.4% 0.1%
Grade 8 97.0% 0.1% * % 1.2% 0.9% 0.4% 0.4%
Grade 9 92.2% 0.2% 1.0% 0.8% 2.7% 1.9% 1.3%
Grade 10 91.3% * % 0.5% 1.6% 2.5% 2.4% 1.7%
Grade 11 88.8% 0.2% 0.2% 2.8% 4.3% 1.3% 2.4%
Grade 12 87.7% * % 0.3% 2.5% 3.1% 3.0% 3.3%

Heroin?

Several Several About About Less Than


Never Every Times Times Once a Once a Once a
Used Day a Week a Month Month Year Year

All 98.7% 0.0% 0.0% 0.1% 0.3% 0.3% 0.5%


Grade 7 99.1% 0.3% * % * % 0.3% 0.1% 0.3%
Grade 8 98.6% * % * % 0.1% 0.6% * % 0.7%
Grade 9 98.1% * % * % 0.3% 0.3% 0.8% 0.5%
Grade 10 98.9% * % 0.2% * % 0.2% 0.2% 0.6%
Grade 11 98.5% * % * % 0.2% 0.4% 0.6% 0.4%
Grade 12 99.2% * % * % * % * % 0.2% 0.6%

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Table D-3: Average age of first use of:

Grade 7 Grade 8 Grade 9 Grade 10 Grade 11 Grade 12

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Table D-4: Age of first use of marijuana by family situation:

Two parent family

Never 9 or Under 10-11 12-13 14-15 16-17 18 or Over

All 72.1% 0.7% 1.8% 8.8% 10.4% 5.8% 0.4%


Grade 7 93.6% 0.2% 1.7% 4.4% * % * % * %
Grade 8 84.6% 0.5% 1.5% 10.9% 2.5% * % * %
Grade 9 75.3% 0.8% 2.7% 10.3% 10.6% 0.3% * %
Grade 10 62.1% 0.8% 2.5% 9.6% 19.7% 5.3% * %
Grade 11 53.9% 1.5% 1.8% 11.2% 17.6% 13.9% * %
Grade 12 51.2% 0.5% 0.5% 6.2% 17.2% 21.3% 3.1%

Other family situation

Never 9 or Under 10-11 12-13 14-15 16-17 18 or Over

All 60.7% 1.6% 4.9% 14.2% 13.9% 4.5% 0.2%


Grade 7 86.2% 1.5% 5.2% 6.7% 0.4% * % * %
Grade 8 74.1% 2.0% 4.8% 15.0% 3.8% 0.3% * %
Grade 9 54.6% 2.1% 7.1% 17.5% 18.3% 0.4% * %
Grade 10 49.2% 1.3% 4.2% 15.3% 24.6% 5.5% * %
Grade 11 47.1% 0.5% 5.8% 14.9% 22.1% 9.6% * %
Grade 12 41.7% 1.8% 0.9% 16.1% 20.2% 17.9% 1.3%
Arlington
Spring 2000

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Table D-5: If you wanted some, how difficult would it be to get...

Marijuana?

Never Very Somewhat Somewhat Very


Heard Of Impossible Difficult Difficult Easy Easy

All 5.6% 25.3% 9.4% 11.2% 17.1% 31.4%


Grade 7 9.5% 57.7% 10.6% 7.5% 6.9% 7.8%
Grade 8 6.1% 34.9% 13.8% 12.0% 14.7% 18.5%
Grade 9 6.4% 18.9% 11.4% 12.7% 19.1% 31.6%
Grade 10 3.3% 13.8% 6.2% 11.3% 20.0% 45.5%
Grade 11 3.1% 9.6% 5.0% 11.6% 19.5% 51.2%
Grade 12 3.1% 5.7% 6.6% 12.1% 26.3% 46.2%

Cocaine?

Never Very Somewhat Somewhat Very


Heard Of Impossible Difficult Difficult Easy Easy

All 9.3% 35.0% 18.3% 15.5% 11.2% 10.7%


Grade 7 11.6% 63.9% 11.2% 6.1% 3.4% 3.7%
Grade 8 7.9% 48.3% 19.0% 10.8% 7.2% 6.8%
Grade 9 12.2% 28.3% 23.3% 15.5% 10.5% 10.2%
Grade 10 7.2% 24.9% 17.1% 21.1% 16.0% 13.7%
Grade 11 7.4% 17.3% 16.6% 20.3% 17.3% 21.0%
Grade 12 7.1% 15.3% 22.5% 24.7% 17.3% 13.1%

Crack?

Never Very Somewhat Somewhat Very


Heard Of Impossible Difficult Difficult Easy Easy

All 9.9% 35.9% 19.4% 15.6% 10.4% 8.9%


Grade 7 11.4% 65.2% 11.4% 5.4% 3.3% 3.3%
Grade 8 8.7% 47.2% 20.4% 10.3% 7.9% 5.5%
Grade 9 13.1% 29.1% 22.6% 16.1% 10.2% 8.9%
Grade 10 8.1% 26.2% 18.5% 20.8% 14.7% 11.7%
Grade 11 8.5% 18.1% 19.5% 21.6% 15.7% 16.6%
Grade 12 7.4% 18.0% 25.2% 25.3% 13.9% 10.1%

Hallucinogens?

Never Very Somewhat Somewhat Very


Heard Of Impossible Difficult Difficult Easy Easy

All 21.6% 30.6% 15.8% 12.6% 9.1% 10.4%


Grade 7 34.8% 46.8% 8.9% 4.4% 2.2% 2.9%
Grade 8 28.1% 41.2% 12.2% 7.7% 5.2% 5.6%
Grade 9 20.6% 28.3% 20.8% 12.8% 8.3% 9.1%
Grade 10 15.0% 25.3% 15.7% 16.2% 12.6% 15.2%
Grade 11 12.1% 17.1% 17.3% 18.4% 14.1% 21.2%
Grade 12 12.4% 15.8% 21.5% 21.1% 16.4% 12.9%

Uppers?

Never Very Somewhat Somewhat Very


Heard Of Impossible Difficult Difficult Easy Easy

All 32.9% 23.0% 13.0% 11.3% 9.3% 10.5%


Grade 7 45.2% 38.5% 7.2% 4.3% 2.8% 2.0%
Grade 8 42.8% 27.3% 12.7% 7.1% 5.5% 4.5%
Grade 9 32.1% 21.9% 15.7% 11.3% 8.7% 10.2%
Grade 10 27.8% 18.6% 11.1% 15.0% 10.8% 16.7%
Grade 11 21.1% 13.0% 14.1% 15.4% 16.7% 19.7%
Grade 12 20.4% 12.0% 17.9% 19.2% 15.4% 15.1%
Arlington
Spring 2000

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Downers?

Never Very Somewhat Somewhat Very


Heard Of Impossible Difficult Difficult Easy Easy

All 33.1% 22.9% 12.9% 11.7% 9.4% 10.0%


Grade 7 46.3% 37.1% 7.1% 4.7% 2.8% 2.0%
Grade 8 42.8% 27.6% 12.0% 7.8% 5.8% 4.0%
Grade 9 31.7% 21.4% 16.5% 12.2% 7.9% 10.3%
Grade 10 27.5% 19.0% 11.3% 15.2% 11.7% 15.3%
Grade 11 20.9% 12.9% 14.8% 15.7% 17.0% 18.7%
Grade 12 21.2% 12.7% 17.0% 18.6% 16.0% 14.6%

Rohypnol?

Never Very Somewhat Somewhat Very


Heard Of Impossible Difficult Difficult Easy Easy

All 42.2% 20.8% 12.2% 10.5% 6.7% 7.5%


Grade 7 52.2% 32.9% 6.1% 4.1% 2.1% 2.6%
Grade 8 49.1% 26.3% 10.1% 6.0% 4.4% 4.1%
Grade 9 40.8% 19.6% 14.7% 10.5% 6.9% 7.5%
Grade 10 38.8% 17.1% 12.5% 12.0% 8.2% 11.4%
Grade 11 33.2% 12.1% 13.4% 16.3% 10.9% 14.1%
Grade 12 33.9% 11.0% 18.3% 18.2% 10.5% 8.1%

Steroids?

Never Very Somewhat Somewhat Very


Heard Of Impossible Difficult Difficult Easy Easy

All 13.0% 32.9% 15.6% 14.7% 11.3% 12.4%


Grade 7 16.7% 56.8% 11.3% 6.1% 4.1% 4.9%
Grade 8 13.4% 47.6% 16.8% 10.6% 5.8% 5.9%
Grade 9 14.1% 28.0% 17.7% 17.4% 12.1% 10.7%
Grade 10 11.6% 19.9% 16.3% 18.0% 15.3% 18.8%
Grade 11 10.3% 18.0% 14.3% 18.3% 17.6% 21.5%
Grade 12 10.0% 16.1% 17.2% 21.2% 17.1% 18.4%

Ecstasy?

Never Very Somewhat Somewhat Very


Heard Of Impossible Difficult Difficult Easy Easy

All 26.0% 24.0% 11.7% 10.7% 11.1% 16.5%


Grade 7 47.0% 36.3% 7.0% 3.9% 2.6% 3.2%
Grade 8 35.2% 34.1% 11.2% 7.3% 5.3% 7.0%
Grade 9 22.4% 23.3% 15.2% 12.6% 8.9% 17.5%
Grade 10 18.1% 16.5% 12.0% 13.7% 15.7% 23.9%
Grade 11 12.1% 14.3% 11.9% 11.7% 17.9% 32.1%
Grade 12 12.3% 11.7% 13.2% 18.0% 22.7% 22.1%

Heroin?

Never Very Somewhat Somewhat Very


Heard Of Impossible Difficult Difficult Easy Easy

All 13.3% 40.1% 19.1% 12.8% 6.8% 7.9%


Grade 7 16.8% 62.4% 9.5% 4.1% 2.7% 4.6%
Grade 8 12.1% 53.0% 17.2% 7.9% 5.0% 4.9%
Grade 9 16.0% 35.0% 21.2% 13.4% 6.6% 7.8%
Grade 10 10.7% 32.4% 21.5% 16.2% 9.0% 10.1%
Grade 11 11.0% 24.5% 21.1% 18.8% 10.3% 14.3%
Grade 12 10.7% 23.1% 27.6% 21.0% 9.7% 7.9%
Arlington
Spring 2000

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Table D-6: Since school began in the fall, on how many days (if any) have you...

Attended class while high from marijuana use?

None 1-3 Days 4-9 Days 10+ Days

All 88.5% 6.4% 1.6% 3.6%


Grade 7 96.8% 2.3% 0.4% 0.5%
Grade 8 92.1% 4.5% 1.7% 1.7%
Grade 9 87.6% 7.2% 1.9% 3.3%
Grade 10 83.5% 9.7% 2.0% 4.8%
Grade 11 80.6% 9.7% 2.6% 7.1%
Grade 12 86.8% 6.1% 1.2% 5.8%

Attended class while high from use of some other drug?

None 1-3 Days 4-9 Days 10+ Days

All 95.1% 3.3% 0.8% 0.9%


Grade 7 97.8% 1.3% 0.9% * %
Grade 8 96.1% 2.8% 0.3% 0.8%
Grade 9 94.0% 4.0% 0.9% 1.1%
Grade 10 94.4% 3.7% 0.8% 1.1%
Grade 11 92.2% 5.4% 1.1% 1.3%
Grade 12 95.1% 2.9% 0.9% 1.1%

Gotten into trouble with teachers because of your drug use?

None 1-3 Days 4-9 Days 10+ Days

All 98.8% 1.0% 0.1% 0.1%


Grade 7 99.2% 0.8% * % * %
Grade 8 98.3% 1.1% 0.3% 0.3%
Grade 9 98.3% 1.6% * % 0.2%
Grade 10 98.3% 1.4% 0.2% 0.2%
Grade 11 99.4% 0.2% 0.4% * %
Grade 12 99.5% 0.3% 0.2% * %

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Table D-7: School year use of marijuana by absences and conduct problems:

Average days absent due to illness or other reasons:

Marijuana Users: 5.2 days per student


Marijuana Non-users: 4.4 days per student

Average days conduct problems reported:

Marijuana Users: 5.3 days per student


Marijuana Non-users: 1.6 days per student

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Table D-8: During the past twelve months, how many times have you...

Driven a car when you've felt high from drugs?

None 1-3 Times 4-9 Times 10+ Times

All 86.5% 7.8% 1.9% 3.9%


Grade 9 95.1% 3.1% 0.7% 1.2%
Grade 10 87.4% 9.0% 1.3% 2.3%
Grade 11 78.6% 11.6% 2.9% 6.9%
Grade 12 80.0% 9.7% 3.5% 6.8%
Arlington
Spring 2000

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Gotten into trouble with the police because of drug use?

None 1-3 Times 4-9 Times 10+ Times

All 98.0% 1.7% 0.2% 0.0%


Grade 7 98.9% 0.5% 0.5% * %
Grade 8 99.1% 0.7% 0.1% * %
Grade 9 97.8% 2.1% 0.2% * %
Grade 10 97.0% 2.4% 0.5% 0.2%
Grade 11 97.2% 2.7% * % 0.2%
Grade 12 97.7% 2.3% * % * %

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Table D-9: About how many of your close friends use marijuana?

Never heard
None A Few Some Most All

All 49.9% 19.4% 13.5% 12.3% 4.9%


Grade 7 82.3% 8.4% 4.4% 3.1% 1.8%
Grade 8 59.6% 18.5% 9.9% 8.2% 3.8%
Grade 9 45.7% 22.4% 14.3% 12.5% 5.1%
Grade 10 35.7% 22.6% 17.9% 17.9% 5.8%
Grade 11 31.8% 21.8% 17.3% 20.7% 8.4%
Grade 12 31.2% 25.9% 21.5% 15.5% 5.9%

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Table D-10: During the past twelve months, how many times have you...

Had difficulties of any kind with your friends because of your drug use?

None 1-3 Times 4-9 Times 10+ Times

All 93.8% 5.5% 0.5% 0.2%


Grade 7 97.5% 1.9% 0.3% 0.3%
Grade 8 94.8% 4.7% 0.3% 0.1%
Grade 9 93.7% 5.6% 0.5% 0.2%
Grade 10 91.2% 7.7% 0.8% 0.3%
Grade 11 90.7% 8.3% 1.0% * %
Grade 12 93.5% 5.9% 0.6% * %

Been criticized by someone you were dating because of drug use?

None 1-3 Times 4-9 Times 10+ Times

All 94.4% 4.5% 0.8% 0.3%


Grade 7 98.9% 1.1% * % * %
Grade 8 96.8% 2.2% 0.9% 0.1%
Grade 9 94.4% 4.2% 1.1% 0.3%
Grade 10 92.2% 6.6% 0.6% 0.6%
Grade 11 89.5% 8.8% 1.3% 0.4%
Grade 12 92.1% 6.6% 0.6% 0.6%
Arlington
Spring 2000

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Table D-11: Thinking of parties you attended this school year, how often was marijuana used?

Half Most Of Don't Didn't


Never Seldom the Time the Time Always Know Attend

All 45.2% 11.5% 8.3% 10.4% 10.4% 3.0% 11.2%


Grade 7 77.8% 4.6% 1.5% 2.3% 2.3% 2.9% 8.6%
Grade 8 56.5% 14.7% 4.9% 5.3% 4.6% 4.2% 9.8%
Grade 9 43.9% 12.8% 8.0% 10.9% 8.7% 2.9% 12.8%
Grade 10 29.3% 12.0% 11.1% 13.9% 17.9% 3.2% 12.5%
Grade 11 25.1% 11.5% 13.5% 16.8% 19.2% 1.5% 12.4%
Grade 12 22.9% 14.7% 14.7% 17.7% 15.6% 3.2% 11.3%

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Table D-12: How often, if ever, do you smoke marijuana in...

Joints?

Half the Most of Don't


Never Seldom Time the Time Always Know

All 72.5% 9.0% 7.9% 6.7% 3.4% 0.5%


Grade 7 90.7% 3.4% 2.4% 2.2% 1.0% 0.4%
Grade 8 81.5% 5.9% 3.7% 4.1% 3.9% 0.8%
Grade 9 72.5% 9.7% 6.3% 7.4% 3.5% 0.6%
Grade 10 64.1% 11.9% 12.3% 7.1% 3.8% 0.8%
Grade 11 62.9% 11.0% 11.2% 9.6% 5.4% * %
Grade 12 59.6% 12.9% 13.5% 11.0% 2.8% 0.2%

Blunts?

Half the Most of Don't


Never Seldom Time the Time Always Know

All 74.9% 9.7% 5.8% 5.1% 4.0% 0.5%


Grade 7 92.9% 2.4% 1.6% 0.8% 2.2% 0.2%
Grade 8 82.6% 5.7% 2.2% 5.5% 2.6% 1.4%
Grade 9 74.9% 10.5% 6.3% 3.7% 4.1% 0.4%
Grade 10 67.3% 11.0% 9.0% 7.8% 4.4% 0.6%
Grade 11 63.8% 12.9% 8.9% 8.4% 6.1% * %
Grade 12 64.2% 17.5% 7.5% 5.3% 4.9% 0.6%

Bongs or water pipes?

Half the Most of Don't


Never Seldom Time the Time Always Know

All 79.7% 8.0% 5.5% 4.1% 2.3% 0.4%


Grade 7 96.6% 1.0% 0.8% 0.8% 0.6% 0.2%
Grade 8 89.4% 4.2% 2.0% 2.4% 1.4% 0.6%
Grade 9 80.2% 8.6% 4.2% 4.6% 2.0% 0.4%
Grade 10 72.7% 10.2% 9.0% 3.8% 3.8% 0.6%
Grade 11 69.0% 11.3% 8.5% 7.0% 4.2% * %
Grade 12 66.0% 14.2% 10.2% 6.6% 2.5% 0.4%

Pipes?

Half the Most of Don't


Never Seldom Time the Time Always Know

All 79.3% 7.5% 5.9% 4.3% 2.5% 0.5%


Grade 7 95.2% 2.0% 1.2% 0.8% 0.4% 0.4%
Grade 8 88.4% 4.8% 2.6% 2.4% 1.2% 0.6%
Grade 9 80.1% 7.1% 6.0% 3.3% 2.9% 0.7%
Grade 10 72.7% 9.6% 8.0% 5.2% 3.6% 1.0%
Grade 11 68.4% 9.0% 9.2% 8.0% 5.4% * %
Grade 12 66.7% 14.0% 9.9% 7.3% 1.9% 0.2%
Arlington
Spring 2000

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Some other way?

Half the Most of Don't


Never Seldom Time the Time Always Know

All 86.5% 7.9% 1.7% 0.8% 1.2% 1.9%


Grade 7 96.3% 2.0% 0.2% 0.2% 0.6% 0.8%
Grade 8 91.3% 4.7% 1.6% 0.4% 1.0% 1.0%
Grade 9 85.3% 8.1% 2.4% 1.3% 0.9% 2.0%
Grade 10 81.6% 10.2% 1.8% 1.4% 1.8% 3.2%
Grade 11 80.1% 12.7% 2.3% 0.2% 2.1% 2.5%
Grade 12 82.9% 10.7% 1.7% 1.3% 1.3% 2.1%

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Table D-13: How do your parents feel about kids your age using marijuana?

Strongly Mildly Mildly Strongly Don't


Disapprove Disapprove Neither Approve Approve Know

All 84.1% 5.8% 4.0% 0.7% 0.8% 4.5%


Grade 7 88.2% 2.1% 1.7% 0.3% 0.9% 6.9%
Grade 8 89.2% 2.7% 2.6% 0.4% 0.4% 4.7%
Grade 9 84.0% 6.6% 3.4% 0.9% 0.6% 4.5%
Grade 10 81.6% 7.5% 5.8% 0.6% 1.1% 3.4%
Grade 11 79.1% 9.8% 6.5% 0.6% 0.9% 3.1%
Grade 12 79.7% 7.9% 6.0% 1.6% 1.1% 3.7%

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Table D-14: How dangerous do you think it is for kids your age to use...

Marijuana?

Very Somewhat Not Very Not at All Do Not


Dangerous Dangerous Dangerous Dangerous Know

All 58.2% 20.0% 12.9% 6.7% 2.2%


Grade 7 82.4% 9.9% 3.1% 1.2% 3.4%
Grade 8 69.2% 16.7% 7.8% 2.9% 3.4%
Grade 9 58.3% 21.3% 14.0% 5.8% 0.6%
Grade 10 46.1% 26.0% 17.5% 8.8% 1.6%
Grade 11 41.7% 24.1% 20.8% 11.7% 1.7%
Grade 12 40.2% 25.9% 18.6% 13.0% 2.4%

Cocaine?

Very Somewhat Not Very Not at All Do Not


Dangerous Dangerous Dangerous Dangerous Know

All 87.8% 8.1% 0.9% 0.3% 2.9%


Grade 7 88.3% 6.1% 0.8% 0.3% 4.5%
Grade 8 86.8% 7.8% 1.0% 0.6% 3.8%
Grade 9 90.0% 7.9% 0.3% 0.3% 1.5%
Grade 10 86.7% 9.4% 1.1% 0.5% 2.2%
Grade 11 87.7% 9.2% 0.8% 0.2% 2.1%
Grade 12 86.4% 8.7% 1.6% 0.2% 3.2%

Crack?

Very Somewhat Not Very Not at All Do Not


Dangerous Dangerous Dangerous Dangerous Know

All 89.3% 6.7% 0.6% 0.4% 3.0%


Grade 7 89.0% 6.4% 0.8% 0.1% 3.7%
Grade 8 87.0% 8.1% 0.7% 0.7% 3.5%
Grade 9 89.5% 7.4% 0.5% 0.5% 2.1%
Grade 10 88.9% 7.4% 0.8% 0.3% 2.6%
Grade 11 90.2% 6.5% 1.0% 0.2% 2.1%
Grade 12 92.1% 3.8% * % 0.2% 3.8%
Arlington
Spring 2000

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Ecstasy?

Very Somewhat Not Very Not at All Do Not


Dangerous Dangerous Dangerous Dangerous Know

All 72.4% 11.6% 4.8% 1.8% 9.4%


Grade 7 76.7% 3.5% 1.3% 0.7% 17.7%
Grade 8 75.2% 8.2% 2.3% 1.3% 13.0%
Grade 9 73.6% 11.5% 5.3% 2.6% 7.0%
Grade 10 70.9% 16.6% 5.1% 1.9% 5.5%
Grade 11 68.6% 15.9% 8.7% 2.1% 4.7%
Grade 12 65.8% 18.1% 8.2% 2.6% 5.4%

Steroids?

Very Somewhat Not Very Not at All Do Not


Dangerous Dangerous Dangerous Dangerous Know

All 72.1% 17.1% 4.7% 1.0% 5.1%


Grade 7 76.0% 11.4% 3.6% 1.2% 7.9%
Grade 8 73.4% 15.5% 3.7% 1.3% 6.1%
Grade 9 71.1% 18.1% 5.4% 1.0% 4.5%
Grade 10 68.9% 20.6% 5.8% 1.3% 3.5%
Grade 11 73.0% 19.5% 4.7% 0.6% 2.3%
Grade 12 69.1% 19.7% 5.2% 0.8% 5.2%

Heroin?

Very Somewhat Not Very Not at All Do Not


Dangerous Dangerous Dangerous Dangerous Know

All 92.6% 3.4% 0.4% 0.3% 3.2%


Grade 7 90.8% 2.7% 0.8% 0.3% 5.5%
Grade 8 90.4% 4.5% 0.7% 0.6% 3.9%
Grade 9 93.1% 3.9% 0.2% 0.5% 2.3%
Grade 10 94.8% 3.4% * % 0.3% 1.4%
Grade 11 94.2% 3.2% 0.6% * % 2.1%
Grade 12 93.7% 2.3% 0.2% 0.2% 3.7%
Arlington
Spring 2000

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Table I-1: How recently, if ever, have you used...

Past School Ever Never


Month Year Used Used
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Any inhalant? All 5.1% 8.4% 18.6% 81.4%
Grade 7 5.3% 8.3% 17.0% 83.0%
Grade 8 7.8% 11.7% 22.9% 77.1%
Grade 9 3.8% 6.9% 17.1% 82.9%
Grade 10 5.2% 8.2% 18.3% 81.7%
Grade 11 5.6% 8.7% 20.2% 79.8%
Grade 12 2.9% 6.3% 15.8% 84.2%
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Liquid or spray paint? All 0.8% 1.5% 6.1% 93.9%
Grade 7 0.9% 1.6% 6.3% 93.7%
Grade 8 2.5% 3.7% 8.9% 91.1%
Grade 9 0.4% 1.6% 5.8% 94.2%
Grade 10 * % 0.3% 6.2% 93.8%
Grade 11 0.4% 0.5% 5.2% 94.8%
Grade 12 * % * % 2.9% 97.1%
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Whiteout, correction fluid? All 1.1% 2.6% 7.7% 92.3%
Grade 7 1.7% 3.4% 9.0% 91.0%
Grade 8 2.6% 5.9% 13.2% 86.8%
Grade 9 0.6% 2.1% 6.6% 93.4%
Grade 10 0.5% 1.4% 6.2% 93.8%
Grade 11 0.7% 1.1% 5.2% 94.8%
Grade 12 0.2% 0.6% 3.8% 96.2%
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Gasoline? All 0.9% 1.5% 3.8% 96.2%
Grade 7 1.3% 2.4% 4.7% 95.3%
Grade 8 1.5% 2.4% 4.6% 95.4%
Grade 9 0.6% 1.7% 4.6% 95.4%
Grade 10 0.9% 0.9% 3.0% 97.0%
Grade 11 0.4% 0.7% 2.9% 97.1%
Grade 12 0.2% 0.2% 1.7% 98.3%
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Freon? All 0.5% 1.0% 2.8% 97.2%
Grade 7 0.3% 0.6% 1.3% 98.7%
Grade 8 1.1% 2.2% 4.2% 95.8%
Grade 9 0.3% 0.6% 2.6% 97.4%
Grade 10 0.3% 0.9% 2.4% 97.6%
Grade 11 0.7% 1.4% 4.2% 95.8%
Grade 12 0.2% 0.3% 2.5% 97.5%
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Poppers, Locker Room, etc.? All 0.6% 0.9% 1.8% 98.2%
Grade 7 0.8% 1.1% 1.9% 98.1%
Grade 8 0.8% 1.0% 1.8% 98.2%
Grade 9 0.5% 0.9% 1.8% 98.2%
Grade 10 0.8% 0.9% 2.0% 98.0%
Grade 11 0.7% 0.7% 1.6% 98.4%
Grade 12 * % 0.5% 1.2% 98.8%
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Glue? All 0.5% 1.0% 4.3% 95.7%
Grade 7 0.3% 1.0% 4.7% 95.3%
Grade 8 1.4% 2.6% 8.6% 91.4%
Grade 9 0.6% 0.9% 2.9% 97.1%
Grade 10 0.2% 0.3% 3.6% 96.4%
Grade 11 0.2% 0.4% 3.1% 96.9%
Grade 12 0.2% 0.2% 2.2% 97.8%
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Paint, lacquer thinner, etc.? All 0.7% 1.2% 3.8% 96.2%
Grade 7 0.5% 1.5% 3.8% 96.2%
Grade 8 1.7% 2.6% 6.3% 93.7%
Grade 9 0.6% 0.9% 2.9% 97.1%
Grade 10 0.6% 1.1% 4.1% 95.9%
Grade 11 0.4% 0.7% 3.6% 96.4%
Grade 12 * % 0.2% 1.4% 98.6%
Arlington
Spring 2000

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Past School Ever Never


Month Year Used Used
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Nitrous oxide, laughing gas? All 1.6% 3.2% 6.9% 93.1%
Grade 7 0.4% 1.4% 2.8% 97.2%
Grade 8 1.0% 1.8% 4.1% 95.9%
Grade 9 1.8% 2.7% 6.1% 93.9%
Grade 10 1.4% 2.8% 6.9% 93.1%
Grade 11 3.8% 6.9% 14.1% 85.9%
Grade 12 2.0% 5.1% 10.6% 89.4%
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Octane booster? All 0.2% 0.5% 1.1% 98.9%
Grade 7 0.3% 0.6% 1.3% 98.7%
Grade 8 0.1% 0.4% 1.2% 98.8%
Grade 9 0.5% 0.8% 1.1% 98.9%
Grade 10 0.3% 0.5% 1.1% 98.9%
Grade 11 0.2% 0.2% 0.9% 99.1%
Grade 12 * % * % 0.6% 99.4%
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Other sprays? All 1.0% 1.5% 3.5% 96.5%
Grade 7 2.4% 2.9% 4.6% 95.4%
Grade 8 1.5% 2.5% 5.5% 94.5%
Grade 9 0.8% 1.1% 3.3% 96.7%
Grade 10 * % 0.6% 2.8% 97.2%
Grade 11 0.4% 0.5% 1.8% 98.2%
Grade 12 0.3% 0.5% 1.7% 98.3%
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Other inhalants? All 1.9% 3.1% 7.4% 92.6%
Grade 7 2.6% 4.1% 7.7% 92.3%
Grade 8 3.7% 5.3% 10.4% 89.6%
Grade 9 1.2% 2.4% 7.5% 92.5%
Grade 10 2.8% 3.5% 7.5% 92.5%
Grade 11 0.7% 1.4% 5.4% 94.6%
Grade 12 0.2% 0.8% 4.1% 95.9%

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Table I-2: How often do you normally use inhalants?

Several Several About About Less Than


Never Every Times Times Once a Once a Once a
Used Day a Week a Month Month Year Year

All 90.7% 0.1% 0.4% 0.8% 1.2% 1.9% 4.9%


Grade 7 89.5% 0.3% 1.1% 1.6% 1.1% 2.1% 4.4%
Grade 8 86.6% 0.4% 0.6% 2.0% 1.9% 3.2% 5.3%
Grade 9 94.0% * % 0.2% 0.3% 1.3% 1.8% 2.4%
Grade 10 91.1% * % 0.3% 0.5% 0.8% 1.4% 5.9%
Grade 11 89.8% * % 0.2% 0.2% 1.5% 1.5% 6.9%
Grade 12 93.3% * % * % * % 0.5% 0.8% 5.4%

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Table I-3: Number of different kinds of inhalants used:

0 1 2-3 4+

All 83.4% 7.1% 5.9% 3.6%


Grade 7 85.0% 5.4% 5.7% 3.9%
Grade 8 79.1% 6.8% 9.4% 4.7%
Grade 9 85.4% 6.4% 4.6% 3.6%
Grade 10 84.6% 7.0% 4.7% 3.7%
Grade 11 81.3% 8.7% 6.7% 3.3%
Grade 12 85.0% 9.6% 3.4% 1.9%
Arlington
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Table I-4: Average age of first use of:

Grade 7 Grade 8 Grade 9 Grade 10 Grade 11 Grade 12

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Table I-5: Since school began in the fall, on how many days (if any) have you attended
class while high from inhalant use?

None 1-3 Days 4-9 Days 10+ Days

All 98.3% 1.4% 0.2% 0.2%


Grade 7 97.6% 2.2% 0.1% 0.1%
Grade 8 96.3% 3.0% 0.6% 0.1%
Grade 9 98.6% 0.9% 0.2% 0.3%
Grade 10 98.8% 0.9% 0.2% 0.2%
Grade 11 99.4% 0.2% 0.2% 0.2%
Grade 12 99.5% 0.5% * % * %

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Table I-6: School year use of inhalants by absences and conduct problems:

Average days absent due to illness or other reasons:

Inhalants Users: 5.6 days per student


Inhalants Non-users: 4.5 days per student

Average days conduct problems reported:

Inhalants Users: 5.5 days per student


Inhalants Non-users: 2.0 days per student

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Table I-7: About how many of your close friends use inhalants?

Never heard
None A Few Some Most All

All 85.7% 10.0% 3.2% 1.0% 0.2%


Grade 7 84.9% 9.3% 4.4% 1.0% 0.4%
Grade 8 79.9% 12.8% 4.7% 2.3% 0.3%
Grade 9 86.4% 9.7% 3.2% 0.8% * %
Grade 10 85.8% 10.1% 3.3% 0.5% 0.3%
Grade 11 88.0% 10.3% 1.1% 0.4% 0.2%
Grade 12 91.6% 6.7% 1.2% 0.5% * %

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Table I-8: How dangerous do you think it is for kids your age to use inhalants?

Very Somewhat Not Very Not at All Do Not


Dangerous Dangerous Dangerous Dangerous Know

All 77.9% 14.8% 2.9% 0.8% 3.6%


Grade 7 77.9% 13.8% 4.0% 0.5% 3.8%
Grade 8 76.9% 14.1% 4.2% 1.3% 3.5%
Grade 9 79.6% 14.6% 2.2% 1.0% 2.6%
Grade 10 76.6% 17.7% 2.2% 0.3% 3.2%
Grade 11 77.7% 14.9% 2.9% 1.0% 3.6%
Grade 12 78.5% 14.0% 1.7% 0.3% 5.4%
Arlington
Spring 2000

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Table X-1: Since school began in the fall, have you gotten any information on drugs or
alcohol from the following sources?

Health class

No Yes

All 47.5% 52.5%


Grade 7 42.3% 57.7%
Grade 8 50.3% 49.7%
Grade 9 33.3% 66.7%
Grade 10 43.9% 56.1%
Grade 11 58.3% 41.7%
Grade 12 65.3% 34.7%

An assembly program

No Yes

All 44.9% 55.1%


Grade 7 41.3% 58.7%
Grade 8 38.7% 61.3%
Grade 9 50.7% 49.3%
Grade 10 58.0% 42.0%
Grade 11 37.3% 62.7%
Grade 12 41.6% 58.4%

Guidance counselor

No Yes

All 75.2% 24.8%


Grade 7 62.1% 37.9%
Grade 8 62.3% 37.7%
Grade 9 78.6% 21.4%
Grade 10 81.5% 18.5%
Grade 11 83.1% 16.9%
Grade 12 88.0% 12.0%

Science class

No Yes

All 64.5% 35.5%


Grade 7 25.9% 74.1%
Grade 8 53.3% 46.7%
Grade 9 76.8% 23.2%
Grade 10 67.6% 32.4%
Grade 11 83.7% 16.3%
Grade 12 85.9% 14.1%

Social studies class

No Yes

All 89.8% 10.2%


Grade 7 85.7% 14.3%
Grade 8 87.2% 12.8%
Grade 9 91.9% 8.1%
Grade 10 93.2% 6.8%
Grade 11 88.8% 11.2%
Grade 12 92.2% 7.8%
Arlington
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Student group session

No Yes

All 84.8% 15.2%


Grade 7 83.5% 16.5%
Grade 8 80.5% 19.5%
Grade 9 85.5% 14.5%
Grade 10 86.7% 13.3%
Grade 11 86.1% 13.9%
Grade 12 87.1% 12.9%

An invited school guest

No Yes

All 58.3% 41.7%


Grade 7 51.4% 48.6%
Grade 8 40.3% 59.7%
Grade 9 66.5% 33.5%
Grade 10 73.8% 26.2%
Grade 11 59.4% 40.6%
Grade 12 58.6% 41.4%

Some other school source

No Yes

All 62.0% 38.0%


Grade 7 59.0% 41.0%
Grade 8 56.2% 43.8%
Grade 9 62.2% 37.8%
Grade 10 67.2% 32.8%
Grade 11 62.8% 37.2%
Grade 12 66.7% 33.3%

Any school source

No Yes

All 30.7% 69.3%


Grade 7 31.9% 68.1%
Grade 8 30.3% 69.7%
Grade 9 29.8% 70.2%
Grade 10 30.0% 70.0%
Grade 11 31.0% 69.0%
Grade 12 31.3% 68.7%

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Table X-2: If you had a drug or alcohol problem and needed help, who would you go to?

A counselor or program in school

No Yes

All 66.9% 33.1%


Grade 7 51.6% 48.4%
Grade 8 62.6% 37.4%
Grade 9 67.9% 32.1%
Grade 10 75.0% 25.0%
Grade 11 72.8% 27.2%
Grade 12 77.9% 22.1%
Arlington
Spring 2000

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Another adult in school (such as a nurse or teacher)

No Yes

All 73.3% 26.7%


Grade 7 66.2% 33.8%
Grade 8 70.4% 29.6%
Grade 9 74.1% 25.9%
Grade 10 80.2% 19.8%
Grade 11 74.7% 25.3%
Grade 12 77.0% 23.0%

A counselor or program outside of school

No Yes

All 58.0% 42.0%


Grade 7 51.0% 49.0%
Grade 8 57.0% 43.0%
Grade 9 59.4% 40.6%
Grade 10 60.0% 40.0%
Grade 11 62.0% 38.0%
Grade 12 60.5% 39.5%

Your parents

No Yes

All 44.1% 55.9%


Grade 7 35.9% 64.1%
Grade 8 46.4% 53.6%
Grade 9 43.1% 56.9%
Grade 10 48.6% 51.4%
Grade 11 45.3% 54.7%
Grade 12 47.7% 52.3%

A medical doctor

No Yes

All 58.3% 41.7%


Grade 7 53.1% 46.9%
Grade 8 56.2% 43.8%
Grade 9 57.2% 42.8%
Grade 10 62.8% 37.2%
Grade 11 63.1% 36.9%
Grade 12 60.3% 39.7%

Your friends

No Yes

All 21.2% 78.8%


Grade 7 33.1% 66.9%
Grade 8 21.9% 78.1%
Grade 9 18.6% 81.4%
Grade 10 17.0% 83.0%
Grade 11 18.0% 82.0%
Grade 12 15.4% 84.6%

Another adult (a relative, clergyman, or other family friend)

No Yes

All 38.0% 62.0%


Grade 7 37.8% 62.2%
Grade 8 38.9% 61.1%
Grade 9 36.8% 63.2%
Grade 10 37.1% 62.9%
Grade 11 37.0% 63.0%
Grade 12 41.4% 58.6%
Arlington
Spring 2000

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Table X-3: Since school began in the fall, have you sought help, other than from family or
friends, for problems in any way connected with your use of alcohol, marijuana,
or other drugs?

No Yes

All 94.7% 5.3%


Grade 7 95.0% 5.0%
Grade 8 93.0% 7.0%
Grade 9 95.0% 5.0%
Grade 10 93.8% 6.2%
Grade 11 95.3% 4.7%
Grade 12 96.3% 3.7%

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Table X-4: About how many of your friends:

Feel close to their parents?

None A Few Some Most All

All 3.6% 27.4% 25.3% 36.0% 7.8%


Grade 7 4.7% 24.4% 19.2% 38.0% 13.8%
Grade 8 3.9% 27.6% 26.6% 34.7% 7.3%
Grade 9 3.7% 27.5% 27.2% 34.6% 7.0%
Grade 10 2.5% 30.5% 26.1% 34.8% 6.1%
Grade 11 2.8% 28.2% 25.9% 38.4% 4.7%
Grade 12 3.6% 26.7% 27.7% 36.0% 6.0%

Sometimes carry weapons?

None A Few Some Most All

All 65.5% 21.2% 9.4% 3.0% 0.9%


Grade 7 79.3% 12.4% 6.0% 2.0% 0.3%
Grade 8 66.7% 20.0% 10.3% 2.2% 0.8%
Grade 9 63.7% 22.2% 9.7% 3.5% 0.9%
Grade 10 58.8% 24.1% 11.1% 4.5% 1.4%
Grade 11 56.1% 26.7% 12.0% 3.5% 1.6%
Grade 12 64.4% 25.0% 7.5% 2.1% 0.9%

Care about making good grades?

None A Few Some Most All

All 2.3% 12.4% 22.4% 45.1% 17.7%


Grade 7 2.6% 13.4% 19.2% 41.5% 23.4%
Grade 8 2.5% 16.7% 19.7% 43.9% 17.2%
Grade 9 2.1% 11.8% 25.6% 43.2% 17.3%
Grade 10 2.7% 12.7% 23.3% 46.2% 15.1%
Grade 11 2.4% 9.9% 25.3% 48.3% 14.1%
Grade 12 1.1% 8.4% 21.6% 51.0% 17.9%

Belong/want to belong to a gang?

None A Few Some Most All

All 77.3% 13.8% 5.6% 2.6% 0.7%


Grade 7 81.1% 11.3% 4.1% 2.2% 1.2%
Grade 8 70.2% 18.8% 6.8% 3.2% 0.9%
Grade 9 73.6% 15.1% 7.0% 3.7% 0.6%
Grade 10 77.7% 12.7% 6.0% 2.8% 0.9%
Grade 11 78.5% 13.5% 5.9% 1.9% 0.2%
Grade 12 86.0% 9.6% 2.9% 1.4% 0.2%
Arlington
Spring 2000

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Wish they could drop out of school?

None A Few Some Most All

All 58.2% 27.4% 8.5% 4.0% 1.9%


Grade 7 70.8% 18.2% 6.0% 2.2% 2.7%
Grade 8 56.0% 29.4% 8.1% 4.2% 2.3%
Grade 9 53.5% 29.8% 9.9% 4.5% 2.2%
Grade 10 51.0% 33.0% 9.8% 4.9% 1.2%
Grade 11 51.5% 30.2% 11.7% 5.6% 1.0%
Grade 12 66.3% 25.0% 5.1% 2.4% 1.2%
Arlington
Spring 2000

Table B1: Prevalence and recency of use of selected substances by grade


--> All students

Past School Ever Never


Month Year Used Used
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Tobacco All 20.2% 27.8% 46.9% 53.1%
Grade 7 7.2% 11.6% 27.0% 73.0%
Grade 8 12.3% 18.9% 38.2% 61.8%
Grade 9 18.0% 25.9% 46.1% 53.9%
Grade 10 26.6% 34.8% 56.3% 43.7%
Grade 11 32.6% 42.8% 62.1% 37.9%
Grade 12 34.0% 43.6% 63.0% 37.0%
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Alcohol All 32.3% 47.1% 66.9% 33.1%
Grade 7 14.4% 22.5% 43.9% 56.1%
Grade 8 24.4% 36.8% 60.7% 39.3%
Grade 9 31.1% 47.4% 67.7% 32.3%
Grade 10 39.3% 58.7% 76.2% 23.8%
Grade 11 43.1% 61.4% 80.6% 19.4%
Grade 12 52.2% 69.0% 83.1% 16.9%
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Inhalants All 5.1% 8.4% 18.6% 81.4%
Grade 7 5.3% 8.3% 17.0% 83.0%
Grade 8 7.8% 11.7% 22.9% 77.1%
Grade 9 3.8% 6.9% 17.1% 82.9%
Grade 10 5.2% 8.2% 18.3% 81.7%
Grade 11 5.6% 8.7% 20.2% 79.8%
Grade 12 2.9% 6.3% 15.8% 84.2%
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Any Illicit Drug All 15.7% 21.9% 32.4% 67.6%
Grade 7 5.0% 6.0% 9.7% 90.3%
Grade 8 9.3% 12.3% 21.0% 79.0%
Grade 9 15.0% 22.6% 31.1% 68.9%
Grade 10 21.4% 30.9% 45.2% 54.8%
Grade 11 25.2% 32.9% 48.3% 51.7%
Grade 12 24.9% 36.3% 53.1% 46.9%
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Marijuana All 14.1% 20.2% 31.1% 68.9%
Grade 7 4.1% 5.0% 8.6% 91.4%
Grade 8 7.6% 10.6% 19.3% 80.7%
Grade 9 14.2% 20.7% 29.7% 70.3%
Grade 10 19.5% 29.3% 43.8% 56.2%
Grade 11 22.8% 30.4% 47.5% 52.5%
Grade 12 22.7% 33.8% 51.4% 48.6%
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Marijuana Only All 5.7% 9.6% 17.6% 82.4%
Grade 7 1.9% 2.3% 4.6% 95.4%
Grade 8 3.2% 4.9% 12.4% 87.6%
Grade 9 5.4% 11.0% 16.8% 83.2%
Grade 10 8.5% 14.8% 26.6% 73.4%
Grade 11 8.3% 11.9% 23.2% 76.8%
Grade 12 9.3% 16.6% 29.5% 70.5%
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Cocaine or Crack All 2.0% 3.5% 6.7% 93.3%
Grade 7 0.7% 1.2% 2.6% 97.4%
Grade 8 1.2% 2.0% 3.8% 96.2%
Grade 9 1.6% 3.1% 6.3% 93.7%
Grade 10 2.5% 3.8% 7.2% 92.8%
Grade 11 4.1% 7.4% 12.9% 87.1%
Grade 12 2.9% 5.0% 10.4% 89.6%
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Cocaine All 2.0% 3.3% 6.3% 93.7%
Grade 7 0.6% 0.8% 1.9% 98.1%
Grade 8 1.1% 1.8% 3.3% 96.7%
Grade 9 1.6% 2.8% 5.5% 94.5%
Grade 10 2.3% 3.9% 6.8% 93.2%
Grade 11 4.1% 7.5% 12.8% 87.2%
Grade 12 2.9% 5.0% 10.5% 89.5%
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Past School Ever Never


Month Year Used Used
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Crack All 0.5% 0.8% 2.4% 97.6%
Grade 7 0.4% 0.8% 1.6% 98.4%
Grade 8 0.4% 0.7% 1.5% 98.5%
Grade 9 0.8% 1.4% 3.0% 97.0%
Grade 10 0.5% 0.9% 2.3% 97.7%
Grade 11 0.5% 0.7% 4.0% 96.0%
Grade 12 0.2% 0.3% 2.3% 97.7%
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Hallucinogens All 3.2% 4.9% 7.6% 92.4%
Grade 7 0.3% 0.6% 1.4% 98.6%
Grade 8 1.8% 1.9% 2.8% 97.2%
Grade 9 3.2% 5.1% 7.3% 92.7%
Grade 10 4.8% 6.5% 9.3% 90.7%
Grade 11 5.9% 9.0% 14.2% 85.8%
Grade 12 4.4% 8.6% 15.0% 85.0%
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Uppers All 2.7% 4.5% 7.1% 92.9%
Grade 7 0.5% 0.9% 1.5% 98.5%
Grade 8 1.4% 1.9% 3.2% 96.8%
Grade 9 2.7% 5.0% 7.2% 92.8%
Grade 10 3.6% 5.4% 8.1% 91.9%
Grade 11 5.1% 7.8% 14.1% 85.9%
Grade 12 4.3% 8.3% 12.5% 87.5%
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Downers All 2.5% 3.8% 5.8% 94.2%
Grade 7 0.3% 0.8% 1.7% 98.3%
Grade 8 0.8% 1.3% 2.1% 97.9%
Grade 9 2.1% 3.8% 6.0% 94.0%
Grade 10 3.1% 5.0% 6.3% 93.7%
Grade 11 5.4% 7.4% 11.9% 88.1%
Grade 12 5.1% 6.9% 9.5% 90.5%
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Rohypnol All 1.1% 1.7% 3.1% 96.9%
Grade 7 0.1% 0.3% 1.0% 99.0%
Grade 8 1.5% 2.2% 2.8% 97.2%
Grade 9 1.4% 2.0% 3.6% 96.4%
Grade 10 1.4% 2.0% 3.1% 96.9%
Grade 11 1.4% 2.2% 4.5% 95.5%
Grade 12 0.8% 1.5% 4.0% 96.0%
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Steroids All 0.6% 1.1% 2.2% 97.8%
Grade 7 0.5% 1.0% 2.8% 97.2%
Grade 8 0.3% 0.7% 1.7% 98.3%
Grade 9 0.6% 1.2% 2.0% 98.0%
Grade 10 0.5% 0.8% 1.7% 98.3%
Grade 11 0.4% 0.9% 2.0% 98.0%
Grade 12 1.7% 2.5% 3.6% 96.4%
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Ecstasy All 3.7% 5.1% 7.0% 93.0%
Grade 7 1.0% 1.0% 1.5% 98.5%
Grade 8 2.1% 2.6% 3.2% 96.8%
Grade 9 3.5% 4.2% 7.4% 92.6%
Grade 10 5.0% 7.3% 9.0% 91.0%
Grade 11 7.0% 10.0% 12.5% 87.5%
Grade 12 5.5% 8.4% 11.7% 88.3%
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Heroin All 0.6% 0.8% 1.6% 98.4%
Grade 7 0.6% 0.9% 0.9% 99.1%
Grade 8 1.2% 1.5% 1.8% 98.2%
Grade 9 0.6% 0.6% 1.6% 98.4%
Grade 10 0.3% 0.6% 1.4% 98.6%
Grade 11 0.4% 0.9% 2.1% 97.9%
Grade 12 0.2% 0.3% 1.7% 98.3%
Arlington
Spring 2000

Table B2: Prevalence and recency of use of selected substances by grade


--> Male students

Past School Ever Never


Month Year Used Used
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Tobacco All 20.9% 28.7% 48.8% 51.2%
Grade 7 6.1% 12.3% 30.0% 70.0%
Grade 8 13.5% 21.3% 42.7% 57.3%
Grade 9 19.1% 26.5% 46.2% 53.8%
Grade 10 24.1% 31.9% 55.4% 44.6%
Grade 11 34.5% 43.7% 65.1% 34.9%
Grade 12 38.3% 47.9% 65.5% 34.5%
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Alcohol All 33.1% 46.8% 67.1% 32.9%
Grade 7 15.8% 24.0% 45.9% 54.1%
Grade 8 21.8% 35.0% 60.9% 39.1%
Grade 9 33.7% 48.1% 68.9% 31.1%
Grade 10 35.7% 54.0% 72.4% 27.6%
Grade 11 46.9% 62.2% 80.8% 19.2%
Grade 12 56.1% 70.1% 83.8% 16.2%
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Inhalants All 5.6% 8.7% 19.6% 80.4%
Grade 7 5.1% 8.1% 17.6% 82.4%
Grade 8 8.5% 12.9% 23.4% 76.6%
Grade 9 3.5% 5.5% 17.4% 82.6%
Grade 10 5.9% 8.0% 18.6% 81.4%
Grade 11 7.0% 10.5% 24.0% 76.0%
Grade 12 3.8% 8.0% 17.3% 82.7%
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Any Illicit Drug All 17.4% 24.1% 35.4% 64.6%
Grade 7 5.6% 7.1% 11.0% 89.0%
Grade 8 10.5% 13.2% 25.4% 74.6%
Grade 9 16.0% 24.7% 36.3% 63.7%
Grade 10 21.7% 31.4% 44.7% 55.3%
Grade 11 30.1% 37.8% 52.4% 47.6%
Grade 12 28.2% 40.7% 55.8% 44.2%
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Marijuana All 15.9% 22.3% 34.2% 65.8%
Grade 7 4.8% 6.0% 9.8% 90.2%
Grade 8 9.2% 12.2% 24.6% 75.4%
Grade 9 15.0% 22.3% 33.7% 66.3%
Grade 10 20.0% 30.3% 43.1% 56.9%
Grade 11 26.9% 34.3% 52.3% 47.7%
Grade 12 26.6% 38.1% 54.8% 45.2%
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Marijuana Only All 6.7% 11.2% 19.8% 80.2%
Grade 7 2.4% 2.9% 5.6% 94.4%
Grade 8 3.8% 5.5% 16.8% 83.2%
Grade 9 6.4% 13.0% 21.1% 78.9%
Grade 10 8.0% 14.8% 25.3% 74.7%
Grade 11 11.4% 15.6% 26.6% 73.4%
Grade 12 11.1% 19.4% 29.9% 70.1%
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Cocaine or Crack All 1.9% 3.7% 7.1% 92.9%
Grade 7 0.5% 1.0% 2.3% 97.7%
Grade 8 1.5% 3.0% 4.5% 95.5%
Grade 9 1.2% 2.9% 6.8% 93.2%
Grade 10 2.8% 3.7% 6.9% 93.1%
Grade 11 3.9% 7.4% 12.4% 87.6%
Grade 12 2.6% 5.8% 12.9% 87.1%
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Cocaine All 1.9% 3.6% 6.7% 93.3%
Grade 7 0.5% 0.8% 2.1% 97.9%
Grade 8 1.5% 2.7% 4.2% 95.8%
Grade 9 1.2% 2.7% 5.6% 94.4%
Grade 10 2.5% 3.7% 6.5% 93.5%
Grade 11 3.9% 7.5% 12.1% 87.9%
Grade 12 2.6% 5.8% 13.0% 87.0%
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Past School Ever Never


Month Year Used Used
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Crack All 0.4% 1.0% 2.6% 97.4%
Grade 7 0.3% 0.5% 1.0% 99.0%
Grade 8 0.3% 0.9% 1.2% 98.8%
Grade 9 0.6% 1.5% 3.3% 96.7%
Grade 10 0.6% 1.3% 2.2% 97.8%
Grade 11 0.7% 1.1% 5.1% 94.9%
Grade 12 * % 0.3% 2.9% 97.1%
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Hallucinogens All 3.8% 5.7% 8.6% 91.4%
Grade 7 * % 0.8% 1.5% 98.5%
Grade 8 2.4% 2.7% 4.5% 95.5%
Grade 9 3.9% 6.0% 8.4% 91.6%
Grade 10 5.0% 6.9% 8.5% 91.5%
Grade 11 7.6% 10.4% 15.5% 84.5%
Grade 12 5.2% 10.1% 17.6% 82.4%
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Uppers All 2.8% 4.3% 6.7% 93.3%
Grade 7 * % 0.8% 0.8% 99.2%
Grade 8 1.8% 2.7% 3.9% 96.1%
Grade 9 2.4% 4.3% 6.4% 93.6%
Grade 10 3.4% 4.1% 6.3% 93.7%
Grade 11 5.9% 7.7% 12.8% 87.2%
Grade 12 4.9% 8.9% 14.1% 85.9%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Downers All 2.6% 3.6% 5.8% 94.2%
Grade 7 0.3% 0.5% 1.3% 98.7%
Grade 8 1.2% 1.8% 2.4% 97.6%
Grade 9 1.2% 2.4% 5.1% 94.9%
Grade 10 3.2% 4.1% 5.4% 94.6%
Grade 11 6.2% 7.6% 12.7% 87.3%
Grade 12 5.9% 8.2% 11.1% 88.9%
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Rohypnol All 1.2% 1.7% 2.8% 97.2%
Grade 7 * % * % 0.8% 99.2%
Grade 8 1.2% 1.9% 2.8% 97.2%
Grade 9 1.5% 1.8% 2.7% 97.3%
Grade 10 1.9% 2.2% 2.6% 97.4%
Grade 11 2.2% 2.9% 5.1% 94.9%
Grade 12 0.3% 1.6% 3.9% 96.1%
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Steroids All 0.9% 1.7% 3.2% 96.8%
Grade 7 1.0% 2.1% 4.4% 95.6%
Grade 8 0.3% 0.9% 2.1% 97.9%
Grade 9 0.6% 1.2% 2.5% 97.5%
Grade 10 0.9% 1.6% 2.8% 97.2%
Grade 11 0.4% 1.1% 2.1% 97.9%
Grade 12 2.3% 4.0% 5.6% 94.4%
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Ecstasy All 4.6% 5.9% 8.0% 92.0%
Grade 7 1.3% 1.3% 1.8% 98.2%
Grade 8 3.4% 3.4% 4.0% 96.0%
Grade 9 3.9% 4.8% 7.8% 92.2%
Grade 10 6.0% 8.9% 10.8% 89.2%
Grade 11 9.0% 11.8% 14.7% 85.3%
Grade 12 5.6% 7.9% 12.5% 87.5%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Heroin All 0.6% 0.9% 1.5% 98.5%
Grade 7 0.8% 1.0% 1.0% 99.0%
Grade 8 1.2% 1.8% 2.1% 97.9%
Grade 9 0.6% 0.6% 1.8% 98.2%
Grade 10 0.6% 0.9% 1.3% 98.7%
Grade 11 0.4% 0.7% 1.4% 98.6%
Grade 12 * % 0.3% 1.3% 98.7%
Arlington
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Table B3: Prevalence and recency of use of selected substances by grade


--> Female students

Past School Ever Never


Month Year Used Used
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Tobacco All 19.6% 27.0% 45.1% 54.9%
Grade 7 7.9% 10.7% 23.8% 76.2%
Grade 8 11.4% 16.9% 34.6% 65.4%
Grade 9 17.0% 25.4% 46.2% 53.8%
Grade 10 29.1% 37.6% 57.3% 42.7%
Grade 11 30.9% 42.1% 58.9% 41.1%
Grade 12 30.2% 39.6% 60.7% 39.3%
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Alcohol All 31.5% 47.5% 66.7% 33.3%
Grade 7 13.0% 21.1% 41.7% 58.3%
Grade 8 26.6% 38.4% 60.6% 39.4%
Grade 9 28.6% 46.9% 66.4% 33.6%
Grade 10 43.0% 63.4% 80.2% 19.8%
Grade 11 39.5% 60.8% 80.4% 19.6%
Grade 12 48.7% 68.0% 82.4% 17.6%
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Inhalants All 4.7% 8.1% 17.5% 82.5%
Grade 7 5.4% 8.5% 16.3% 83.7%
Grade 8 7.0% 10.6% 22.4% 77.6%
Grade 9 4.1% 8.2% 16.7% 83.3%
Grade 10 4.3% 8.2% 17.9% 82.1%
Grade 11 4.2% 7.0% 16.5% 83.5%
Grade 12 2.0% 4.8% 14.2% 85.8%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Any Illicit Drug All 14.0% 19.9% 29.6% 70.4%
Grade 7 4.4% 4.9% 8.4% 91.6%
Grade 8 8.1% 11.3% 17.1% 82.9%
Grade 9 14.0% 20.5% 26.0% 74.0%
Grade 10 21.3% 30.7% 45.9% 54.1%
Grade 11 20.4% 28.2% 44.4% 55.6%
Grade 12 21.7% 32.3% 50.6% 49.4%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Marijuana All 12.5% 18.2% 28.2% 71.8%
Grade 7 3.5% 4.0% 7.4% 92.6%
Grade 8 6.3% 9.4% 14.9% 85.1%
Grade 9 13.4% 19.1% 25.7% 74.3%
Grade 10 19.1% 28.6% 44.7% 55.3%
Grade 11 18.7% 26.5% 42.8% 57.2%
Grade 12 18.9% 29.8% 48.1% 51.9%
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Marijuana Only All 4.7% 8.2% 15.5% 84.5%
Grade 7 1.5% 1.7% 3.7% 96.3%
Grade 8 2.8% 4.5% 8.8% 91.2%
Grade 9 4.4% 9.0% 12.5% 87.5%
Grade 10 9.1% 14.8% 28.2% 71.8%
Grade 11 5.2% 8.3% 19.8% 80.2%
Grade 12 7.6% 14.2% 29.2% 70.8%
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Cocaine or Crack All 2.1% 3.3% 6.4% 93.6%
Grade 7 1.0% 1.5% 3.0% 97.0%
Grade 8 1.0% 1.3% 3.3% 96.7%
Grade 9 2.1% 3.3% 5.9% 94.1%
Grade 10 2.1% 4.0% 7.6% 92.4%
Grade 11 4.2% 7.4% 13.4% 86.6%
Grade 12 2.9% 4.0% 8.0% 92.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Cocaine All 2.0% 3.1% 5.9% 94.1%
Grade 7 0.8% 0.8% 1.8% 98.2%
Grade 8 0.8% 1.0% 2.6% 97.4%
Grade 9 2.1% 3.0% 5.4% 94.6%
Grade 10 2.2% 4.0% 7.1% 92.9%
Grade 11 4.3% 7.5% 13.5% 86.5%
Grade 12 2.9% 4.0% 8.1% 91.9%
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Table B3 continued from previous page

Past School Ever Never


Month Year Used Used
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Crack All 0.5% 0.7% 2.3% 97.7%
Grade 7 0.5% 1.0% 2.3% 97.7%
Grade 8 0.5% 0.5% 1.8% 98.2%
Grade 9 0.9% 1.2% 2.7% 97.3%
Grade 10 0.3% 0.6% 2.5% 97.5%
Grade 11 0.4% 0.4% 2.9% 97.1%
Grade 12 0.3% 0.3% 1.7% 98.3%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Hallucinogens All 2.6% 4.1% 6.6% 93.4%
Grade 7 0.5% 0.5% 1.3% 98.7%
Grade 8 1.0% 1.0% 1.0% 99.0%
Grade 9 2.4% 4.3% 6.1% 93.9%
Grade 10 4.6% 6.2% 10.2% 89.8%
Grade 11 4.3% 7.6% 12.9% 87.1%
Grade 12 3.8% 7.2% 12.7% 87.3%
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Uppers All 2.6% 4.7% 7.5% 92.5%
Grade 7 1.0% 1.0% 2.3% 97.7%
Grade 8 1.0% 1.3% 2.6% 97.4%
Grade 9 3.0% 5.8% 7.9% 92.1%
Grade 10 3.7% 6.8% 9.9% 90.1%
Grade 11 4.4% 8.0% 15.3% 84.7%
Grade 12 3.8% 7.8% 11.0% 89.0%
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Downers All 2.4% 4.0% 5.8% 94.2%
Grade 7 0.3% 1.0% 2.1% 97.9%
Grade 8 0.5% 0.8% 1.8% 98.2%
Grade 9 3.0% 5.1% 6.9% 93.1%
Grade 10 3.1% 5.9% 7.1% 92.9%
Grade 11 4.7% 7.2% 11.2% 88.8%
Grade 12 4.3% 5.8% 8.1% 91.9%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Rohypnol All 1.0% 1.7% 3.4% 96.6%
Grade 7 0.3% 0.5% 1.3% 98.7%
Grade 8 1.8% 2.6% 2.9% 97.1%
Grade 9 1.2% 2.2% 4.6% 95.4%
Grade 10 0.9% 1.9% 3.7% 96.3%
Grade 11 0.7% 1.4% 4.0% 96.0%
Grade 12 1.2% 1.4% 4.1% 95.9%
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Steroids All 0.4% 0.6% 1.4% 98.6%
Grade 7 * % * % 1.3% 98.7%
Grade 8 0.3% 0.5% 1.3% 98.7%
Grade 9 0.6% 1.2% 1.5% 98.5%
Grade 10 * % * % 0.6% 99.4%
Grade 11 0.4% 0.7% 1.8% 98.2%
Grade 12 1.2% 1.2% 1.7% 98.3%
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Ecstasy All 3.0% 4.5% 6.1% 93.9%
Grade 7 0.8% 0.8% 1.3% 98.7%
Grade 8 1.0% 2.1% 2.6% 97.4%
Grade 9 3.0% 3.6% 7.0% 93.0%
Grade 10 4.0% 5.9% 7.4% 92.6%
Grade 11 5.0% 8.2% 10.4% 89.6%
Grade 12 5.5% 8.9% 11.0% 89.0%
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Heroin All 0.6% 0.7% 1.6% 98.4%
Grade 7 0.5% 0.7% 0.7% 99.3%
Grade 8 1.3% 1.3% 1.5% 98.5%
Grade 9 0.6% 0.6% 1.5% 98.5%
Grade 10 * % 0.3% 1.5% 98.5%
Grade 11 0.4% 1.1% 2.9% 97.1%
Grade 12 0.3% 0.3% 1.7% 98.3%
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Table B4: Prevalence and recency of use of selected substances by grade


--> White students

Past School Ever Never


Month Year Used Used
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Tobacco All 25.4% 33.3% 50.7% 49.3%
Grade 7 7.3% 11.8% 26.1% 73.9%
Grade 8 14.9% 19.9% 34.6% 65.4%
Grade 9 21.9% 30.4% 49.6% 50.4%
Grade 10 29.9% 39.5% 59.6% 40.4%
Grade 11 41.0% 51.9% 70.2% 29.8%
Grade 12 43.6% 53.3% 70.8% 29.2%
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Alcohol All 35.7% 51.5% 68.1% 31.9%
Grade 7 12.7% 20.0% 38.2% 61.8%
Grade 8 21.8% 35.4% 55.3% 44.7%
Grade 9 34.1% 51.5% 67.9% 32.1%
Grade 10 41.4% 63.3% 79.3% 20.7%
Grade 11 50.3% 69.1% 85.7% 14.3%
Grade 12 61.4% 77.6% 88.9% 11.1%
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Inhalants All 5.3% 9.1% 20.5% 79.5%
Grade 7 4.0% 6.8% 15.5% 84.5%
Grade 8 7.5% 12.0% 23.5% 76.5%
Grade 9 4.4% 8.0% 19.2% 80.8%
Grade 10 6.3% 9.5% 20.5% 79.5%
Grade 11 6.6% 11.4% 26.0% 74.0%
Grade 12 3.1% 7.2% 19.3% 80.7%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Any Illicit Drug All 17.2% 23.9% 34.1% 65.9%
Grade 7 2.6% 3.1% 7.1% 92.9%
Grade 8 6.9% 9.0% 16.2% 83.8%
Grade 9 17.4% 24.5% 32.7% 67.3%
Grade 10 22.1% 32.4% 44.7% 55.3%
Grade 11 28.4% 37.0% 52.4% 47.6%
Grade 12 29.7% 42.8% 59.7% 40.3%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Marijuana All 15.8% 22.1% 32.5% 67.5%
Grade 7 1.9% 2.1% 5.2% 94.8%
Grade 8 5.6% 7.8% 14.7% 85.3%
Grade 9 17.0% 22.6% 30.7% 69.3%
Grade 10 19.7% 30.3% 42.6% 57.4%
Grade 11 26.4% 35.1% 51.4% 48.6%
Grade 12 27.1% 39.9% 58.0% 42.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Marijuana Only All 5.7% 9.7% 17.1% 82.9%
Grade 7 0.9% 0.9% 3.1% 96.9%
Grade 8 1.6% 2.6% 8.2% 91.8%
Grade 9 5.8% 10.4% 15.7% 84.3%
Grade 10 7.8% 14.4% 23.4% 76.6%
Grade 11 9.1% 12.8% 24.4% 75.6%
Grade 12 10.6% 19.5% 32.5% 67.5%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Cocaine or Crack All 2.1% 4.2% 7.7% 92.3%
Grade 7 0.2% 0.7% 1.9% 98.1%
Grade 8 1.3% 2.7% 4.0% 96.0%
Grade 9 1.7% 3.7% 7.2% 92.8%
Grade 10 2.0% 3.7% 7.9% 92.1%
Grade 11 4.9% 9.2% 14.9% 85.1%
Grade 12 3.1% 6.3% 12.1% 87.9%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Cocaine All 2.0% 4.0% 7.1% 92.9%
Grade 7 * % * % 0.7% 99.3%
Grade 8 1.1% 2.2% 3.0% 97.0%
Grade 9 1.7% 3.5% 6.2% 93.8%
Grade 10 1.7% 3.7% 7.4% 92.6%
Grade 11 4.9% 9.3% 15.1% 84.9%
Grade 12 3.2% 6.3% 12.1% 87.9%
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Table B4 continued from previous page

Past School Ever Never


Month Year Used Used
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Crack All 0.5% 0.8% 2.7% 97.3%
Grade 7 0.2% 0.7% 1.7% 98.3%
Grade 8 0.5% 0.8% 1.9% 98.1%
Grade 9 1.0% 1.5% 3.3% 96.7%
Grade 10 0.5% 0.7% 2.5% 97.5%
Grade 11 0.3% 0.3% 4.3% 95.7%
Grade 12 0.2% 0.2% 2.7% 97.3%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Hallucinogens All 4.0% 6.4% 9.9% 90.1%
Grade 7 0.2% 0.5% 1.4% 98.6%
Grade 8 1.9% 2.2% 3.5% 96.5%
Grade 9 4.6% 7.6% 9.9% 90.1%
Grade 10 5.4% 7.4% 10.6% 89.4%
Grade 11 7.0% 11.6% 17.4% 82.6%
Grade 12 5.1% 10.2% 18.5% 81.5%
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Uppers All 3.8% 6.5% 9.9% 90.1%
Grade 7 0.2% 0.5% 1.2% 98.8%
Grade 8 1.6% 2.5% 4.6% 95.4%
Grade 9 3.8% 7.2% 9.2% 90.8%
Grade 10 5.4% 7.7% 11.4% 88.6%
Grade 11 6.4% 10.5% 18.7% 81.3%
Grade 12 5.7% 11.8% 16.7% 83.3%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Downers All 3.2% 5.2% 7.8% 92.2%
Grade 7 * % * % 1.5% 98.5%
Grade 8 0.6% 1.4% 2.8% 97.2%
Grade 9 2.8% 5.5% 8.1% 91.9%
Grade 10 4.5% 7.0% 8.5% 91.5%
Grade 11 6.1% 9.3% 15.1% 84.9%
Grade 12 6.6% 9.3% 12.0% 88.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Rohypnol All 1.1% 1.7% 3.6% 96.4%
Grade 7 * % * % 0.5% 99.5%
Grade 8 1.4% 1.9% 2.8% 97.2%
Grade 9 1.8% 2.5% 4.6% 95.4%
Grade 10 1.2% 1.5% 3.2% 96.8%
Grade 11 1.2% 2.3% 5.5% 94.5%
Grade 12 1.0% 2.0% 5.4% 94.6%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Steroids All 0.7% 1.3% 2.6% 97.4%
Grade 7 0.7% 1.0% 3.4% 96.6%
Grade 8 0.6% 1.1% 2.2% 97.8%
Grade 9 0.3% 1.3% 1.8% 98.2%
Grade 10 0.5% 1.0% 2.2% 97.8%
Grade 11 * % 0.6% 1.4% 98.6%
Grade 12 2.2% 3.4% 4.9% 95.1%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Ecstasy All 4.0% 5.7% 7.5% 92.5%
Grade 7 0.5% 0.5% 0.7% 99.3%
Grade 8 1.4% 1.7% 1.7% 98.3%
Grade 9 4.3% 5.3% 7.8% 92.2%
Grade 10 4.7% 7.4% 9.4% 90.6%
Grade 11 7.0% 10.8% 13.1% 86.9%
Grade 12 6.6% 10.3% 13.5% 86.5%
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Heroin All 0.6% 0.8% 1.6% 98.4%
Grade 7 0.2% 0.2% 0.2% 99.8%
Grade 8 1.1% 1.4% 1.6% 98.4%
Grade 9 1.0% 1.0% 2.0% 98.0%
Grade 10 0.2% 0.7% 1.5% 98.5%
Grade 11 0.3% 0.9% 2.3% 97.7%
Grade 12 0.2% 0.5% 2.2% 97.8%
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Table B5: Prevalence and recency of use of selected substances by grade


--> Black students

Past School Ever Never


Month Year Used Used
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Tobacco All 6.6% 13.3% 34.8% 65.2%
Grade 7 3.9% 6.6% 23.0% 77.0%
Grade 8 4.6% 12.4% 36.6% 63.4%
Grade 9 4.4% 12.1% 34.1% 65.9%
Grade 10 9.5% 14.7% 42.1% 57.9%
Grade 11 12.4% 21.6% 41.2% 58.8%
Grade 12 8.6% 17.2% 38.7% 61.3%
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Alcohol All 22.3% 35.8% 62.6% 37.4%
Grade 7 9.9% 19.7% 46.7% 53.3%
Grade 8 26.0% 37.0% 67.5% 32.5%
Grade 9 26.4% 37.4% 64.8% 35.2%
Grade 10 24.5% 40.4% 66.0% 34.0%
Grade 11 24.2% 42.4% 65.7% 34.3%
Grade 12 27.7% 47.9% 72.3% 27.7%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Inhalants All 3.4% 5.0% 10.6% 89.4%
Grade 7 4.5% 7.7% 13.5% 86.5%
Grade 8 7.7% 9.0% 17.3% 82.7%
Grade 9 2.2% 4.3% 8.6% 91.4%
Grade 10 2.1% 4.3% 9.6% 90.4%
Grade 11 * % * % 5.0% 95.0%
Grade 12 * % * % 2.2% 97.8%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Any Illicit Drug All 10.2% 14.9% 27.8% 72.2%
Grade 7 5.9% 6.5% 8.5% 91.5%
Grade 8 7.1% 9.0% 21.9% 78.1%
Grade 9 8.7% 19.6% 32.6% 67.4%
Grade 10 13.7% 20.0% 42.1% 57.9%
Grade 11 18.4% 23.5% 40.8% 59.2%
Grade 12 12.9% 19.4% 36.6% 63.4%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Marijuana All 9.9% 14.5% 27.5% 72.5%
Grade 7 6.0% 6.6% 8.6% 91.4%
Grade 8 5.8% 7.8% 21.4% 78.6%
Grade 9 7.8% 17.8% 31.1% 68.9%
Grade 10 13.7% 20.0% 42.1% 57.9%
Grade 11 18.9% 24.2% 42.1% 57.9%
Grade 12 13.0% 19.6% 35.9% 64.1%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Marijuana Only All 7.1% 11.1% 23.1% 76.9%
Grade 7 3.8% 4.5% 6.4% 93.6%
Grade 8 4.5% 5.7% 17.8% 82.2%
Grade 9 4.3% 13.8% 24.5% 75.5%
Grade 10 10.5% 16.8% 38.9% 61.1%
Grade 11 12.9% 16.8% 33.7% 66.3%
Grade 12 11.7% 17.0% 33.0% 67.0%
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Cocaine or Crack All 0.5% 0.7% 1.6% 98.4%
Grade 7 1.3% 1.3% 1.3% 98.7%
Grade 8 * % * % 0.6% 99.4%
Grade 9 1.1% 2.2% 4.4% 95.6%
Grade 10 * % * % 1.1% 98.9%
Grade 11 * % * % 2.1% 97.9%
Grade 12 * % * % * % 100.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Cocaine All 0.5% 0.5% 1.1% 98.9%
Grade 7 1.4% 1.4% 1.4% 98.6%
Grade 8 * % * % 0.7% 99.3%
Grade 9 1.1% 1.1% 2.2% 97.8%
Grade 10 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 11 * % * % 2.1% 97.9%
Grade 12 * % * % * % 100.0%
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Table B5 continued from previous page

Past School Ever Never


Month Year Used Used
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Crack All 0.1% 0.5% 1.1% 98.9%
Grade 7 0.7% 0.7% 0.7% 99.3%
Grade 8 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 9 * % 2.4% 4.7% 95.3%
Grade 10 * % * % 1.1% 98.9%
Grade 11 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 12 * % * % * % 100.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Hallucinogens All 0.8% 1.1% 1.1% 98.9%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 1.3% 1.3% 1.3% 98.7%
Grade 9 1.1% 2.3% 2.3% 97.7%
Grade 10 * % 1.1% 1.1% 98.9%
Grade 11 1.1% 1.1% 1.1% 98.9%
Grade 12 1.1% 1.1% 1.1% 98.9%
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Uppers All 0.5% 0.7% 1.7% 98.3%
Grade 7 * % * % 0.7% 99.3%
Grade 8 * % * % 0.7% 99.3%
Grade 9 2.2% 2.2% 5.6% 94.4%
Grade 10 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 11 1.1% 2.2% 3.3% 96.7%
Grade 12 * % * % * % 100.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Downers All 0.2% 0.2% 1.1% 98.9%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 * % * % 0.7% 99.3%
Grade 9 * % * % 3.3% 96.7%
Grade 10 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 11 1.1% 1.1% 2.2% 97.8%
Grade 12 * % * % * % 100.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Rohypnol All 0.5% 0.6% 0.8% 99.2%
Grade 7 0.7% 0.7% 0.7% 99.3%
Grade 8 * % 0.7% 0.7% 99.3%
Grade 9 1.1% 1.1% 1.1% 98.9%
Grade 10 1.1% 1.1% 1.1% 98.9%
Grade 11 * % * % 1.1% 98.9%
Grade 12 * % * % * % 100.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Steroids All 0.3% 0.5% 1.3% 98.7%
Grade 7 0.7% 1.4% 2.7% 97.3%
Grade 8 * % * % 0.7% 99.3%
Grade 9 1.1% 1.1% 2.2% 97.8%
Grade 10 * % * % 1.1% 98.9%
Grade 11 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 12 * % * % * % 100.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Ecstasy All 0.7% 1.1% 1.7% 98.3%
Grade 7 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 8 0.7% 0.7% 0.7% 99.3%
Grade 9 1.1% 1.1% 2.2% 97.8%
Grade 10 * % * % 1.1% 98.9%
Grade 11 2.1% 3.1% 4.2% 95.8%
Grade 12 * % 2.2% 3.3% 96.7%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Heroin All 0.4% 0.4% 0.8% 99.2%
Grade 7 0.7% 0.7% 0.7% 99.3%
Grade 8 1.3% 1.3% 1.3% 98.7%
Grade 9 * % * % 2.2% 97.8%
Grade 10 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 11 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 12 * % * % * % 100.0%
Arlington
Spring 2000

Table B6: Prevalence and recency of use of selected substances by grade


--> Mexican/American students

Past School Ever Never


Month Year Used Used
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Tobacco All 22.0% 31.5% 56.5% 43.5%
Grade 7 13.6% 20.5% 41.7% 58.3%
Grade 8 17.3% 28.6% 57.1% 42.9%
Grade 9 20.5% 28.2% 55.1% 44.9%
Grade 10 37.0% 45.2% 71.2% 28.8%
Grade 11 29.1% 38.2% 60.0% 40.0%
Grade 12 27.5% 44.9% 71.0% 29.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Alcohol All 37.4% 52.5% 78.6% 21.4%
Grade 7 29.0% 40.5% 67.9% 32.1%
Grade 8 34.7% 50.0% 77.6% 22.4%
Grade 9 30.8% 50.0% 83.3% 16.7%
Grade 10 50.7% 63.0% 83.6% 16.4%
Grade 11 41.8% 60.0% 83.6% 16.4%
Grade 12 53.6% 69.6% 85.5% 14.5%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Inhalants All 8.5% 12.5% 24.3% 75.7%
Grade 7 12.2% 15.3% 27.5% 72.5%
Grade 8 11.1% 17.2% 31.3% 68.7%
Grade 9 2.6% 5.1% 17.9% 82.1%
Grade 10 5.5% 9.6% 24.7% 75.3%
Grade 11 10.9% 12.7% 16.4% 83.6%
Grade 12 7.2% 14.5% 23.2% 76.8%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Any Illicit Drug All 20.6% 28.5% 42.1% 57.9%
Grade 7 14.4% 17.4% 23.5% 76.5%
Grade 8 21.6% 29.9% 42.3% 57.7%
Grade 9 15.4% 25.6% 39.7% 60.3%
Grade 10 30.6% 40.3% 61.1% 38.9%
Grade 11 23.6% 32.7% 50.9% 49.1%
Grade 12 27.5% 39.1% 58.0% 42.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Marijuana All 18.1% 26.6% 41.4% 58.6%
Grade 7 11.5% 14.6% 23.1% 76.9%
Grade 8 18.9% 27.4% 38.9% 61.1%
Grade 9 14.1% 24.4% 39.7% 60.3%
Grade 10 29.2% 40.3% 61.1% 38.9%
Grade 11 18.2% 29.1% 50.9% 49.1%
Grade 12 26.1% 37.7% 58.0% 42.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Marijuana Only All 5.3% 10.5% 20.5% 79.5%
Grade 7 4.5% 5.3% 9.1% 90.9%
Grade 8 8.1% 12.1% 23.2% 76.8%
Grade 9 3.8% 14.1% 23.1% 76.9%
Grade 10 8.2% 15.1% 35.6% 64.4%
Grade 11 1.8% 7.3% 14.5% 85.5%
Grade 12 4.3% 10.1% 24.6% 75.4%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Cocaine or Crack All 4.6% 6.1% 12.9% 87.1%
Grade 7 2.3% 3.9% 8.6% 91.4%
Grade 8 3.1% 3.1% 9.3% 90.7%
Grade 9 2.6% 2.6% 10.3% 89.7%
Grade 10 9.7% 11.1% 15.3% 84.7%
Grade 11 5.6% 13.0% 24.1% 75.9%
Grade 12 8.8% 10.3% 20.6% 79.4%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Cocaine All 4.6% 6.0% 12.9% 87.1%
Grade 7 2.4% 3.2% 8.0% 92.0%
Grade 8 3.1% 3.1% 9.3% 90.7%
Grade 9 2.6% 2.6% 10.4% 89.6%
Grade 10 9.7% 11.1% 15.3% 84.7%
Grade 11 5.6% 13.0% 24.1% 75.9%
Grade 12 9.0% 10.4% 20.9% 79.1%
Arlington
Spring 2000

Table B6 continued from previous page

Past School Ever Never


Month Year Used Used
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Crack All 0.7% 1.4% 3.4% 96.6%
Grade 7 0.8% 1.6% 3.9% 96.1%
Grade 8 * % * % 1.1% 98.9%
Grade 9 1.3% 1.3% 2.6% 97.4%
Grade 10 * % 2.8% 4.2% 95.8%
Grade 11 2.0% 2.0% 6.0% 94.0%
Grade 12 * % 1.5% 4.5% 95.5%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Hallucinogens All 3.4% 4.1% 7.3% 92.7%
Grade 7 0.8% 2.4% 4.0% 96.0%
Grade 8 1.1% 1.1% 1.1% 98.9%
Grade 9 1.3% 1.3% 5.3% 94.7%
Grade 10 6.9% 6.9% 11.1% 88.9%
Grade 11 7.7% 7.7% 13.5% 86.5%
Grade 12 9.1% 12.1% 19.7% 80.3%
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Uppers All 2.5% 3.9% 5.3% 94.7%
Grade 7 2.3% 3.9% 4.7% 95.3%
Grade 8 2.1% 3.2% 3.2% 96.8%
Grade 9 * % 1.3% 4.0% 96.0%
Grade 10 * % 2.9% 2.9% 97.1%
Grade 11 8.0% 8.0% 10.0% 90.0%
Grade 12 5.9% 7.4% 11.8% 88.2%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Downers All 3.2% 4.5% 5.7% 94.3%
Grade 7 1.6% 4.8% 5.6% 94.4%
Grade 8 2.1% 2.1% 2.1% 97.9%
Grade 9 2.6% 2.6% 3.9% 96.1%
Grade 10 * % 2.9% 2.9% 97.1%
Grade 11 9.8% 9.8% 13.7% 86.3%
Grade 12 7.4% 8.8% 11.8% 88.2%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Rohypnol All 2.1% 3.5% 5.3% 94.7%
Grade 7 * % 0.8% 3.9% 96.1%
Grade 8 4.2% 6.3% 7.4% 92.6%
Grade 9 1.3% 2.6% 5.3% 94.7%
Grade 10 2.8% 5.6% 5.6% 94.4%
Grade 11 4.0% 4.0% 4.0% 96.0%
Grade 12 1.5% 2.9% 5.9% 94.1%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Steroids All 1.2% 1.6% 2.8% 97.2%
Grade 7 * % 1.6% 3.1% 96.9%
Grade 8 * % * % 2.1% 97.9%
Grade 9 1.4% 1.4% 2.7% 97.3%
Grade 10 1.4% 1.4% 1.4% 98.6%
Grade 11 3.9% 3.9% 3.9% 96.1%
Grade 12 3.0% 3.0% 4.5% 95.5%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Ecstasy All 4.6% 5.6% 10.1% 89.9%
Grade 7 3.1% 3.1% 5.5% 94.5%
Grade 8 2.1% 5.2% 8.2% 91.8%
Grade 9 1.3% 1.3% 10.5% 89.5%
Grade 10 9.9% 11.3% 14.1% 85.9%
Grade 11 11.1% 13.0% 16.7% 83.3%
Grade 12 5.9% 5.9% 11.8% 88.2%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Heroin All 1.0% 1.6% 2.3% 97.7%
Grade 7 2.3% 3.9% 3.9% 96.1%
Grade 8 2.1% 2.1% 2.1% 97.9%
Grade 9 * % * % 1.3% 98.7%
Grade 10 * % * % 1.4% 98.6%
Grade 11 * % 1.9% 1.9% 98.1%
Grade 12 * % * % 2.9% 97.1%
Arlington
Spring 2000

Table B7: Prevalence and recency of use of selected substances by grade


--> Students reporting A and B grades

Past School Ever Never


Month Year Used Used
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Tobacco All 17.3% 24.7% 42.8% 57.2%
Grade 7 5.9% 9.4% 23.0% 77.0%
Grade 8 9.4% 15.1% 33.3% 66.7%
Grade 9 13.4% 22.2% 40.9% 59.1%
Grade 10 22.3% 29.9% 50.4% 49.6%
Grade 11 29.1% 39.8% 58.3% 41.7%
Grade 12 31.6% 41.2% 60.8% 39.2%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Alcohol All 29.2% 44.4% 64.7% 35.3%
Grade 7 12.2% 20.0% 40.6% 59.4%
Grade 8 21.2% 33.4% 58.1% 41.9%
Grade 9 26.1% 43.4% 65.1% 34.9%
Grade 10 36.2% 56.2% 73.0% 27.0%
Grade 11 39.1% 57.7% 79.5% 20.5%
Grade 12 50.1% 67.9% 81.9% 18.1%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Inhalants All 4.2% 7.2% 16.4% 83.6%
Grade 7 4.9% 8.2% 16.4% 83.6%
Grade 8 6.3% 9.0% 18.6% 81.4%
Grade 9 2.9% 5.1% 14.9% 85.1%
Grade 10 4.3% 7.8% 16.1% 83.9%
Grade 11 4.3% 7.3% 18.5% 81.5%
Grade 12 2.4% 5.7% 14.0% 86.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Any Illicit Drug All 12.9% 18.6% 28.0% 72.0%
Grade 7 3.9% 5.0% 7.9% 92.1%
Grade 8 6.1% 8.7% 15.8% 84.2%
Grade 9 10.6% 16.7% 24.7% 75.3%
Grade 10 18.6% 27.5% 39.1% 60.9%
Grade 11 21.9% 28.9% 42.7% 57.3%
Grade 12 22.0% 33.4% 49.7% 50.3%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Marijuana All 11.4% 16.9% 26.7% 73.3%
Grade 7 3.2% 4.0% 7.0% 93.0%
Grade 8 5.0% 7.4% 14.4% 85.6%
Grade 9 9.8% 15.1% 23.2% 76.8%
Grade 10 16.7% 25.9% 38.1% 61.9%
Grade 11 19.4% 26.2% 41.9% 58.1%
Grade 12 19.7% 30.9% 47.8% 52.2%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Marijuana Only All 4.7% 8.4% 15.5% 84.5%
Grade 7 1.7% 2.2% 4.4% 95.6%
Grade 8 1.5% 2.9% 8.8% 91.2%
Grade 9 4.0% 8.5% 13.6% 86.4%
Grade 10 8.2% 14.1% 24.5% 75.5%
Grade 11 7.5% 10.9% 20.6% 79.4%
Grade 12 8.0% 15.4% 28.0% 72.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Cocaine or Crack All 1.4% 2.8% 5.3% 94.7%
Grade 7 0.8% 1.3% 1.9% 98.1%
Grade 8 0.5% 1.0% 2.9% 97.1%
Grade 9 1.0% 2.1% 4.0% 96.0%
Grade 10 0.8% 2.3% 4.9% 95.1%
Grade 11 3.5% 6.8% 11.2% 88.8%
Grade 12 2.4% 4.5% 9.0% 91.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Cocaine All 1.4% 2.7% 5.0% 95.0%
Grade 7 0.6% 0.8% 1.3% 98.7%
Grade 8 0.5% 1.0% 2.6% 97.4%
Grade 9 1.0% 2.1% 3.5% 96.5%
Grade 10 0.8% 2.3% 4.7% 95.3%
Grade 11 3.5% 6.8% 11.0% 89.0%
Grade 12 2.4% 4.5% 9.0% 91.0%
Arlington
Spring 2000

Table B7 continued from previous page

Past School Ever Never


Month Year Used Used
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Crack All 0.3% 0.6% 2.0% 98.0%
Grade 7 0.5% 0.8% 1.3% 98.7%
Grade 8 0.2% 0.3% 1.4% 98.6%
Grade 9 0.8% 1.0% 2.6% 97.4%
Grade 10 * % 0.2% 0.8% 99.2%
Grade 11 0.2% 0.4% 3.6% 96.4%
Grade 12 0.2% 0.3% 2.4% 97.6%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Hallucinogens All 2.3% 3.8% 6.2% 93.8%
Grade 7 0.3% 0.6% 1.1% 98.9%
Grade 8 1.4% 1.4% 1.9% 98.1%
Grade 9 1.4% 3.2% 4.9% 95.1%
Grade 10 4.0% 5.4% 7.9% 92.1%
Grade 11 4.4% 6.7% 11.6% 88.4%
Grade 12 3.7% 7.5% 13.1% 86.9%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Uppers All 2.2% 3.9% 6.3% 93.7%
Grade 7 0.5% 0.8% 1.3% 98.7%
Grade 8 0.9% 1.4% 2.6% 97.4%
Grade 9 2.0% 3.8% 6.1% 93.9%
Grade 10 2.7% 4.6% 6.8% 93.2%
Grade 11 4.3% 7.2% 13.1% 86.9%
Grade 12 3.7% 7.2% 10.7% 89.3%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Downers All 2.0% 3.3% 4.8% 95.2%
Grade 7 0.2% 0.5% 1.0% 99.0%
Grade 8 0.2% 0.5% 1.2% 98.8%
Grade 9 1.8% 3.1% 4.9% 95.1%
Grade 10 2.5% 4.6% 5.3% 94.7%
Grade 11 4.5% 6.7% 10.5% 89.5%
Grade 12 4.2% 5.9% 8.4% 91.6%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Rohypnol All 0.8% 1.3% 2.6% 97.4%
Grade 7 0.2% 0.3% 0.5% 99.5%
Grade 8 1.6% 2.3% 2.7% 97.3%
Grade 9 0.8% 1.0% 2.8% 97.2%
Grade 10 0.6% 1.0% 2.5% 97.5%
Grade 11 1.1% 1.8% 4.5% 95.5%
Grade 12 0.7% 1.6% 3.5% 96.5%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Steroids All 0.5% 1.0% 2.2% 97.8%
Grade 7 0.5% 1.0% 2.6% 97.4%
Grade 8 0.3% 0.5% 1.6% 98.4%
Grade 9 0.4% 1.2% 2.2% 97.8%
Grade 10 0.4% 0.6% 1.0% 99.0%
Grade 11 0.2% 0.7% 2.0% 98.0%
Grade 12 1.6% 2.3% 3.5% 96.5%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Ecstasy All 2.9% 4.3% 5.8% 94.2%
Grade 7 0.7% 0.7% 0.7% 99.3%
Grade 8 1.6% 2.3% 2.8% 97.2%
Grade 9 2.0% 2.6% 5.9% 94.1%
Grade 10 4.0% 6.5% 7.1% 92.9%
Grade 11 5.3% 8.5% 10.2% 89.8%
Grade 12 5.2% 8.0% 10.6% 89.4%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Heroin All 0.5% 0.6% 1.3% 98.7%
Grade 7 0.3% 0.6% 0.6% 99.4%
Grade 8 1.0% 1.2% 1.6% 98.4%
Grade 9 0.6% 0.6% 1.6% 98.4%
Grade 10 * % 0.2% 0.6% 99.4%
Grade 11 0.4% 0.9% 2.2% 97.8%
Grade 12 0.2% 0.2% 1.4% 98.6%
Arlington
Spring 2000

Table B8: Prevalence and recency of use of selected substances by grade


--> Students reporting C, D, and F grades

Past School Ever Never


Month Year Used Used
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Tobacco All 31.3% 39.3% 63.0% 37.0%
Grade 7 12.2% 19.8% 41.9% 58.1%
Grade 8 24.5% 34.0% 57.8% 42.2%
Grade 9 32.5% 37.7% 63.0% 37.0%
Grade 10 39.0% 49.1% 74.2% 25.8%
Grade 11 46.3% 54.6% 77.8% 22.2%
Grade 12 50.0% 60.3% 79.5% 20.5%
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Alcohol All 44.0% 57.5% 75.7% 24.3%
Grade 7 22.4% 31.6% 56.3% 43.7%
Grade 8 37.7% 51.4% 72.6% 27.4%
Grade 9 46.8% 59.7% 76.0% 24.0%
Grade 10 49.1% 67.3% 86.8% 13.2%
Grade 11 60.2% 76.9% 85.2% 14.8%
Grade 12 67.9% 78.2% 92.3% 7.7%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Inhalants All 9.0% 13.5% 27.0% 73.0%
Grade 7 6.9% 9.1% 20.0% 80.0%
Grade 8 14.4% 23.3% 39.7% 60.3%
Grade 9 7.1% 12.3% 24.5% 75.5%
Grade 10 8.2% 10.1% 25.2% 74.8%
Grade 11 11.2% 15.0% 26.2% 73.8%
Grade 12 6.5% 11.7% 29.9% 70.1%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Any Illicit Drug All 26.3% 34.7% 49.6% 50.4%
Grade 7 9.2% 9.8% 16.8% 83.2%
Grade 8 22.4% 26.5% 41.5% 58.5%
Grade 9 29.0% 41.3% 52.3% 47.7%
Grade 10 29.3% 41.4% 63.7% 36.3%
Grade 11 38.9% 50.0% 72.2% 27.8%
Grade 12 44.2% 57.1% 76.6% 23.4%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Marijuana All 24.4% 32.5% 47.9% 52.1%
Grade 7 7.6% 8.8% 14.7% 85.3%
Grade 8 18.8% 23.6% 38.9% 61.1%
Grade 9 27.9% 38.3% 50.6% 49.4%
Grade 10 27.4% 39.5% 61.1% 38.9%
Grade 11 36.8% 48.1% 71.7% 28.3%
Grade 12 42.9% 54.5% 76.6% 23.4%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Marijuana Only All 9.0% 14.2% 25.5% 74.5%
Grade 7 2.8% 2.8% 5.7% 94.3%
Grade 8 10.2% 12.9% 26.5% 73.5%
Grade 9 9.7% 18.7% 27.1% 72.9%
Grade 10 8.8% 16.4% 32.7% 67.3%
Grade 11 11.9% 16.5% 34.9% 65.1%
Grade 12 16.7% 24.4% 38.5% 61.5%
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Cocaine or Crack All 4.2% 6.2% 12.5% 87.5%
Grade 7 0.6% 1.2% 5.3% 94.7%
Grade 8 4.1% 6.2% 7.6% 92.4%
Grade 9 3.3% 5.9% 13.7% 86.3%
Grade 10 7.0% 8.3% 14.0% 86.0%
Grade 11 6.5% 10.2% 20.4% 79.6%
Grade 12 6.5% 9.1% 22.1% 77.9%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Cocaine All 4.0% 5.6% 11.5% 88.5%
Grade 7 0.6% 0.6% 4.3% 95.7%
Grade 8 3.5% 4.9% 6.3% 93.8%
Grade 9 3.3% 4.6% 11.8% 88.2%
Grade 10 6.5% 8.4% 12.9% 87.1%
Grade 11 6.6% 10.4% 20.8% 79.2%
Grade 12 6.6% 9.2% 22.4% 77.6%
Arlington
Spring 2000

Table B8 continued from previous page

Past School Ever Never


Month Year Used Used
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Crack All 0.9% 1.8% 4.1% 95.9%
Grade 7 * % 0.6% 3.0% 97.0%
Grade 8 1.4% 2.1% 2.1% 97.9%
Grade 9 0.7% 2.7% 4.7% 95.3%
Grade 10 1.3% 2.6% 6.4% 93.6%
Grade 11 1.9% 1.9% 5.7% 94.3%
Grade 12 * % * % 1.4% 98.6%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Hallucinogens All 6.3% 8.9% 13.0% 87.0%
Grade 7 * % 0.6% 2.4% 97.6%
Grade 8 3.5% 4.2% 6.3% 93.7%
Grade 9 8.7% 11.4% 14.8% 85.2%
Grade 10 7.1% 9.6% 13.5% 86.5%
Grade 11 12.3% 17.9% 24.5% 75.5%
Grade 12 9.5% 16.2% 29.7% 70.3%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Uppers All 4.8% 7.1% 10.3% 89.7%
Grade 7 0.6% 1.2% 2.4% 97.6%
Grade 8 3.5% 4.2% 5.6% 94.4%
Grade 9 5.5% 9.6% 11.0% 89.0%
Grade 10 6.5% 7.7% 11.6% 88.4%
Grade 11 7.7% 9.6% 17.3% 82.7%
Grade 12 8.0% 16.0% 25.3% 74.7%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Downers All 4.4% 6.0% 9.5% 90.5%
Grade 7 0.6% 1.8% 4.3% 95.7%
Grade 8 3.6% 4.3% 5.8% 94.2%
Grade 9 3.3% 6.0% 9.9% 90.1%
Grade 10 4.5% 5.8% 9.0% 91.0%
Grade 11 9.6% 10.6% 17.3% 82.7%
Grade 12 10.8% 13.5% 17.6% 82.4%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Rohypnol All 2.2% 3.2% 5.0% 95.0%
Grade 7 * % * % 3.1% 96.9%
Grade 8 1.4% 2.1% 3.6% 96.4%
Grade 9 3.4% 5.4% 6.8% 93.2%
Grade 10 3.9% 5.2% 5.2% 94.8%
Grade 11 2.9% 3.8% 4.8% 95.2%
Grade 12 1.4% 1.4% 8.1% 91.9%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Steroids All 0.8% 1.5% 2.6% 97.4%
Grade 7 0.6% 1.2% 3.7% 96.3%
Grade 8 * % 1.4% 2.1% 97.9%
Grade 9 1.4% 1.4% 1.4% 98.6%
Grade 10 0.6% 1.3% 3.8% 96.2%
Grade 11 0.9% 1.9% 1.9% 98.1%
Grade 12 1.4% 2.8% 2.8% 97.2%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Ecstasy All 6.9% 8.2% 11.7% 88.3%
Grade 7 2.4% 2.4% 4.8% 95.2%
Grade 8 4.3% 4.3% 5.0% 95.0%
Grade 9 8.6% 9.9% 12.6% 87.4%
Grade 10 7.7% 9.6% 14.7% 85.3%
Grade 11 13.0% 15.7% 21.3% 78.7%
Grade 12 6.8% 11.0% 19.2% 80.8%
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Heroin All 1.1% 1.6% 2.4% 97.6%
Grade 7 1.8% 1.8% 1.8% 98.2%
Grade 8 2.1% 2.8% 2.8% 97.2%
Grade 9 0.7% 0.7% 2.0% 98.0%
Grade 10 1.3% 1.9% 3.2% 96.8%
Grade 11 * % 0.9% 1.9% 98.1%
Grade 12 * % 1.3% 4.0% 96.0%
Arlington
Spring 2000

Table B9: Prevalence and recency of use of selected substances by grade


--> Students living with two parents

Past School Ever Never


Month Year Used Used
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Tobacco All 18.8% 25.7% 43.2% 56.8%
Grade 7 6.2% 9.1% 20.7% 79.3%
Grade 8 11.3% 16.8% 32.6% 67.4%
Grade 9 15.6% 23.5% 41.2% 58.8%
Grade 10 25.4% 32.2% 54.6% 45.4%
Grade 11 30.3% 40.0% 60.3% 39.7%
Grade 12 32.3% 42.7% 62.1% 37.9%
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Alcohol All 29.9% 43.8% 62.1% 37.9%
Grade 7 13.1% 20.2% 35.9% 64.1%
Grade 8 21.3% 32.9% 53.6% 46.4%
Grade 9 26.2% 42.3% 63.7% 36.3%
Grade 10 38.6% 56.3% 73.2% 26.8%
Grade 11 41.9% 57.8% 77.6% 22.4%
Grade 12 49.7% 66.2% 80.5% 19.5%
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Inhalants All 4.5% 7.2% 16.7% 83.3%
Grade 7 4.6% 6.9% 14.9% 85.1%
Grade 8 8.0% 11.1% 21.2% 78.8%
Grade 9 2.4% 5.0% 14.6% 85.4%
Grade 10 5.8% 8.3% 19.7% 80.3%
Grade 11 3.7% 6.6% 17.9% 82.1%
Grade 12 2.5% 5.5% 12.7% 87.3%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Any Illicit Drug All 13.6% 19.2% 28.2% 71.8%
Grade 7 3.7% 4.2% 7.1% 92.9%
Grade 8 8.0% 9.7% 17.5% 82.5%
Grade 9 10.0% 16.6% 23.3% 76.7%
Grade 10 19.9% 28.7% 40.9% 59.1%
Grade 11 23.9% 31.0% 45.5% 54.5%
Grade 12 23.3% 34.4% 49.0% 51.0%
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Marijuana All 11.8% 17.3% 27.0% 73.0%
Grade 7 2.5% 3.1% 6.3% 93.7%
Grade 8 6.2% 8.1% 15.7% 84.3%
Grade 9 8.7% 14.6% 21.8% 78.2%
Grade 10 17.7% 27.3% 39.3% 60.7%
Grade 11 20.3% 27.2% 44.4% 55.6%
Grade 12 21.8% 32.9% 47.7% 52.3%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Marijuana Only All 4.9% 8.7% 15.5% 84.5%
Grade 7 1.1% 1.3% 3.0% 97.0%
Grade 8 2.1% 3.0% 9.8% 90.2%
Grade 9 3.5% 9.0% 12.8% 87.2%
Grade 10 8.3% 14.6% 23.8% 76.2%
Grade 11 7.6% 11.3% 22.6% 77.4%
Grade 12 9.7% 17.2% 29.0% 71.0%
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Cocaine or Crack All 1.7% 2.9% 5.7% 94.3%
Grade 7 0.8% 1.4% 2.7% 97.3%
Grade 8 1.7% 2.2% 3.1% 96.9%
Grade 9 0.7% 1.7% 4.1% 95.9%
Grade 10 2.5% 3.7% 7.1% 92.9%
Grade 11 3.1% 5.4% 11.1% 88.9%
Grade 12 2.1% 4.2% 8.4% 91.6%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Cocaine All 1.6% 2.7% 5.4% 94.6%
Grade 7 0.6% 0.6% 2.0% 98.0%
Grade 8 1.4% 1.9% 2.6% 97.4%
Grade 9 0.7% 1.7% 3.9% 96.1%
Grade 10 2.5% 3.7% 6.9% 93.1%
Grade 11 3.2% 5.5% 11.0% 89.0%
Grade 12 2.1% 4.2% 8.4% 91.6%
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Past School Ever Never


Month Year Used Used
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Crack All 0.4% 0.8% 2.1% 97.9%
Grade 7 0.4% 1.0% 2.0% 98.0%
Grade 8 0.7% 1.0% 1.7% 98.3%
Grade 9 0.5% 1.0% 2.0% 98.0%
Grade 10 * % 0.2% 1.5% 98.5%
Grade 11 0.9% 1.2% 4.1% 95.9%
Grade 12 * % 0.2% 1.6% 98.4%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Hallucinogens All 2.9% 4.2% 6.4% 93.6%
Grade 7 0.4% 0.8% 1.2% 98.8%
Grade 8 1.9% 2.2% 2.6% 97.4%
Grade 9 2.5% 3.2% 5.4% 94.6%
Grade 10 4.7% 6.5% 8.4% 91.6%
Grade 11 5.3% 7.6% 11.4% 88.6%
Grade 12 4.0% 7.1% 12.7% 87.3%
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Uppers All 2.3% 3.4% 5.6% 94.4%
Grade 7 0.4% 0.6% 1.2% 98.8%
Grade 8 1.0% 1.2% 2.7% 97.3%
Grade 9 2.0% 3.0% 4.7% 95.3%
Grade 10 4.0% 5.4% 7.2% 92.8%
Grade 11 3.9% 5.4% 11.0% 89.0%
Grade 12 3.8% 6.4% 9.8% 90.2%
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Downers All 2.3% 3.0% 5.0% 95.0%
Grade 7 0.4% 0.4% 1.4% 98.6%
Grade 8 0.7% 1.0% 2.2% 97.8%
Grade 9 1.5% 2.2% 4.4% 95.6%
Grade 10 3.0% 4.7% 5.7% 94.3%
Grade 11 4.4% 5.5% 9.6% 90.4%
Grade 12 5.2% 6.1% 8.7% 91.3%
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Rohypnol All 0.7% 1.1% 2.1% 97.9%
Grade 7 * % * % 0.4% 99.6%
Grade 8 0.7% 1.2% 1.5% 98.5%
Grade 9 1.0% 1.0% 2.2% 97.8%
Grade 10 1.5% 2.3% 3.0% 97.0%
Grade 11 0.9% 1.2% 2.9% 97.1%
Grade 12 0.5% 1.7% 3.3% 96.7%
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Steroids All 0.5% 1.1% 2.2% 97.8%
Grade 7 * % 0.4% 2.0% 98.0%
Grade 8 0.2% 1.0% 1.9% 98.1%
Grade 9 0.7% 1.5% 2.2% 97.8%
Grade 10 0.5% 1.0% 2.2% 97.8%
Grade 11 0.6% 1.5% 2.6% 97.4%
Grade 12 1.0% 1.4% 2.6% 97.4%
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Ecstasy All 3.5% 4.8% 6.5% 93.5%
Grade 7 1.0% 1.0% 1.4% 98.6%
Grade 8 1.9% 2.2% 2.7% 97.3%
Grade 9 3.2% 3.2% 5.7% 94.3%
Grade 10 4.2% 6.5% 8.9% 91.1%
Grade 11 7.2% 10.4% 12.8% 87.2%
Grade 12 5.2% 8.3% 10.8% 89.2%
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Heroin All 0.5% 0.8% 1.5% 98.5%
Grade 7 0.4% 0.8% 0.8% 99.2%
Grade 8 1.4% 1.7% 1.9% 98.1%
Grade 9 0.5% 0.5% 1.7% 98.3%
Grade 10 0.2% 0.5% 1.2% 98.8%
Grade 11 0.3% 0.9% 2.0% 98.0%
Grade 12 0.2% 0.2% 1.4% 98.6%
Arlington
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Table B10: Prevalence and recency of use of selected substances by grade


--> Students not living with two parents

Past School Ever Never


Month Year Used Used
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Tobacco All 22.5% 31.2% 52.8% 47.2%
Grade 7 9.0% 16.2% 38.3% 61.7%
Grade 8 13.1% 21.1% 45.0% 55.0%
Grade 9 22.1% 30.2% 53.8% 46.2%
Grade 10 28.5% 38.8% 59.1% 40.9%
Grade 11 36.4% 47.3% 65.0% 35.0%
Grade 12 36.5% 44.8% 64.3% 35.7%
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Alcohol All 36.0% 52.4% 74.7% 25.3%
Grade 7 16.9% 26.9% 58.3% 41.7%
Grade 8 28.3% 41.7% 69.7% 30.3%
Grade 9 39.1% 55.6% 74.3% 25.7%
Grade 10 40.1% 62.8% 81.4% 18.6%
Grade 11 45.0% 67.3% 85.5% 14.5%
Grade 12 56.7% 74.0% 87.9% 12.1%
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Inhalants All 6.2% 10.4% 21.5% 78.5%
Grade 7 6.5% 10.9% 20.5% 79.5%
Grade 8 7.3% 12.4% 24.8% 75.2%
Grade 9 6.1% 9.9% 21.3% 78.7%
Grade 10 4.1% 8.3% 15.8% 84.2%
Grade 11 8.6% 12.2% 23.9% 76.1%
Grade 12 3.5% 7.4% 21.3% 78.7%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Any Illicit Drug All 19.0% 26.4% 39.1% 60.9%
Grade 7 7.5% 9.2% 14.3% 85.7%
Grade 8 11.1% 15.9% 25.5% 74.5%
Grade 9 23.3% 32.4% 43.9% 56.1%
Grade 10 23.6% 34.3% 52.1% 47.9%
Grade 11 27.4% 36.1% 53.0% 47.0%
Grade 12 27.2% 39.5% 60.5% 39.5%
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Marijuana All 17.8% 24.7% 37.8% 62.2%
Grade 7 6.8% 8.2% 12.7% 87.3%
Grade 8 9.7% 14.2% 24.2% 75.8%
Grade 9 23.0% 30.7% 42.5% 57.5%
Grade 10 22.0% 32.4% 51.0% 49.0%
Grade 11 26.7% 35.5% 52.5% 47.5%
Grade 12 23.7% 35.1% 57.9% 42.1%
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Marijuana Only All 6.9% 11.1% 21.0% 79.0%
Grade 7 3.4% 4.1% 7.5% 92.5%
Grade 8 4.8% 7.6% 15.9% 84.1%
Grade 9 8.3% 14.4% 23.5% 76.5%
Grade 10 8.7% 14.9% 31.4% 68.6%
Grade 11 9.4% 12.9% 24.1% 75.9%
Grade 12 8.2% 15.2% 30.3% 69.7%
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Cocaine or Crack All 2.6% 4.6% 8.4% 91.6%
Grade 7 0.7% 1.0% 2.4% 97.6%
Grade 8 0.6% 1.9% 4.8% 95.2%
Grade 9 3.1% 5.4% 9.6% 90.4%
Grade 10 2.5% 4.2% 7.5% 92.5%
Grade 11 5.5% 10.6% 15.7% 84.3%
Grade 12 4.4% 6.1% 14.0% 86.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Cocaine All 2.5% 4.4% 7.8% 92.2%
Grade 7 0.7% 1.1% 1.8% 98.2%
Grade 8 0.7% 1.6% 4.2% 95.8%
Grade 9 3.1% 4.6% 8.1% 91.9%
Grade 10 2.1% 4.2% 6.7% 93.3%
Grade 11 5.6% 10.6% 15.7% 84.3%
Grade 12 4.4% 6.2% 14.2% 85.8%
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Table B10 continued from previous page

Past School Ever Never


Month Year Used Used
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Crack All 0.6% 0.9% 2.8% 97.2%
Grade 7 0.4% 0.4% 1.1% 98.9%
Grade 8 * % 0.3% 1.3% 98.7%
Grade 9 1.2% 2.0% 4.3% 95.7%
Grade 10 1.3% 2.1% 3.8% 96.2%
Grade 11 * % * % 3.8% 96.2%
Grade 12 0.4% 0.4% 3.1% 96.9%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Hallucinogens All 3.6% 6.0% 9.6% 90.4%
Grade 7 * % 0.4% 1.8% 98.2%
Grade 8 1.6% 1.6% 3.0% 97.0%
Grade 9 4.4% 8.4% 10.4% 89.6%
Grade 10 5.1% 6.8% 11.0% 89.0%
Grade 11 6.9% 11.1% 18.5% 81.5%
Grade 12 5.3% 11.1% 19.0% 81.0%
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Uppers All 3.4% 6.4% 9.6% 90.4%
Grade 7 0.7% 1.4% 2.1% 97.9%
Grade 8 2.0% 3.0% 3.9% 96.1%
Grade 9 4.0% 8.3% 11.1% 88.9%
Grade 10 3.0% 5.5% 9.7% 90.3%
Grade 11 7.1% 11.8% 18.9% 81.1%
Grade 12 5.3% 11.4% 17.1% 82.9%
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Downers All 2.9% 5.1% 7.1% 92.9%
Grade 7 * % 1.4% 2.2% 97.8%
Grade 8 1.0% 1.6% 1.9% 98.1%
Grade 9 3.1% 6.3% 8.6% 91.4%
Grade 10 3.4% 5.5% 7.2% 92.8%
Grade 11 7.1% 10.4% 15.6% 84.4%
Grade 12 4.9% 8.0% 10.7% 89.3%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Rohypnol All 1.7% 2.6% 4.7% 95.3%
Grade 7 0.4% 0.7% 2.1% 97.9%
Grade 8 2.7% 3.7% 4.7% 95.3%
Grade 9 2.0% 3.6% 6.0% 94.0%
Grade 10 1.3% 1.7% 3.0% 97.0%
Grade 11 2.4% 3.9% 7.2% 92.8%
Grade 12 1.3% 1.3% 4.9% 95.1%
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Steroids All 0.8% 1.2% 2.3% 97.7%
Grade 7 1.4% 2.2% 4.3% 95.7%
Grade 8 0.3% 0.3% 1.3% 98.7%
Grade 9 0.4% 0.8% 1.6% 98.4%
Grade 10 0.4% 0.4% 0.8% 99.2%
Grade 11 * % * % 0.9% 99.1%
Grade 12 3.1% 4.5% 5.4% 94.6%
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Ecstasy All 4.0% 5.7% 7.8% 92.2%
Grade 7 1.1% 1.1% 1.8% 98.2%
Grade 8 2.3% 3.3% 3.6% 96.4%
Grade 9 4.0% 5.9% 10.3% 89.7%
Grade 10 5.9% 8.5% 8.9% 91.1%
Grade 11 6.5% 9.3% 12.1% 87.9%
Grade 12 6.2% 8.9% 12.9% 87.1%
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Heroin All 0.7% 0.9% 1.6% 98.4%
Grade 7 1.1% 1.1% 1.1% 98.9%
Grade 8 1.0% 1.3% 1.6% 98.4%
Grade 9 0.8% 0.8% 1.6% 98.4%
Grade 10 0.4% 0.8% 1.7% 98.3%
Grade 11 0.5% 0.9% 2.3% 97.7%
Grade 12 * % * % 1.8% 98.2%
Arlington
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Table B11: Prevalence and recency of use of selected substances by grade


--> Students who would seek help from adults for substance abuse problems

Past School Ever Never


Month Year Used Used
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Tobacco All 19.1% 26.1% 44.9% 55.1%
Grade 7 5.7% 9.2% 24.8% 75.2%
Grade 8 11.1% 16.5% 35.5% 64.5%
Grade 9 17.5% 25.0% 44.2% 55.8%
Grade 10 25.2% 33.9% 55.1% 44.9%
Grade 11 32.5% 42.2% 60.9% 39.1%
Grade 12 32.0% 41.6% 61.1% 38.9%
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Alcohol All 30.5% 45.2% 65.4% 34.6%
Grade 7 12.8% 20.2% 40.7% 59.3%
Grade 8 22.3% 34.9% 58.5% 41.5%
Grade 9 29.3% 44.5% 65.8% 34.2%
Grade 10 37.8% 57.8% 76.1% 23.9%
Grade 11 42.0% 60.8% 81.2% 18.8%
Grade 12 50.5% 68.1% 83.0% 17.0%
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Inhalants All 4.5% 7.5% 17.4% 82.6%
Grade 7 4.6% 7.1% 14.9% 85.1%
Grade 8 6.3% 9.8% 20.7% 79.3%
Grade 9 4.0% 7.1% 17.2% 82.8%
Grade 10 4.0% 6.8% 16.7% 83.3%
Grade 11 4.8% 7.9% 20.2% 79.8%
Grade 12 2.5% 5.8% 14.7% 85.3%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Any Illicit Drug All 14.2% 20.0% 30.2% 69.8%
Grade 7 4.1% 4.5% 7.6% 92.4%
Grade 8 7.9% 10.6% 18.3% 81.7%
Grade 9 13.6% 21.0% 29.7% 70.3%
Grade 10 19.8% 28.7% 42.5% 57.5%
Grade 11 23.5% 31.9% 47.5% 52.5%
Grade 12 23.3% 33.3% 50.1% 49.9%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Marijuana All 12.8% 18.6% 29.1% 70.9%
Grade 7 3.4% 3.8% 6.6% 93.4%
Grade 8 6.3% 9.2% 16.8% 83.2%
Grade 9 13.2% 20.0% 29.0% 71.0%
Grade 10 17.4% 26.7% 41.0% 59.0%
Grade 11 21.6% 29.4% 46.6% 53.4%
Grade 12 21.2% 31.4% 48.7% 51.3%
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Marijuana Only All 5.5% 9.3% 17.1% 82.9%
Grade 7 1.7% 1.9% 3.9% 96.1%
Grade 8 2.6% 4.3% 10.9% 89.1%
Grade 9 5.6% 11.6% 17.6% 82.4%
Grade 10 8.4% 13.8% 25.5% 74.5%
Grade 11 8.7% 12.7% 24.5% 75.5%
Grade 12 8.5% 15.0% 28.3% 71.7%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Cocaine or Crack All 1.7% 2.9% 6.1% 93.9%
Grade 7 0.6% 0.7% 1.8% 98.2%
Grade 8 0.8% 1.3% 3.2% 96.8%
Grade 9 1.3% 2.6% 6.1% 93.9%
Grade 10 1.9% 3.1% 5.9% 94.1%
Grade 11 4.0% 6.8% 12.1% 87.9%
Grade 12 2.6% 4.8% 10.2% 89.8%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Cocaine All 1.6% 2.8% 5.7% 94.3%
Grade 7 0.4% 0.4% 1.5% 98.5%
Grade 8 0.7% 1.2% 2.7% 97.3%
Grade 9 1.3% 2.4% 5.2% 94.8%
Grade 10 1.9% 3.2% 5.6% 94.4%
Grade 11 4.0% 6.9% 12.0% 88.0%
Grade 12 2.6% 4.8% 10.3% 89.7%
Arlington
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Table B11 continued from previous page

Past School Ever Never


Month Year Used Used
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Crack All 0.3% 0.5% 2.0% 98.0%
Grade 7 0.3% 0.4% 1.0% 99.0%
Grade 8 0.2% 0.3% 1.2% 98.8%
Grade 9 0.8% 0.9% 2.8% 97.2%
Grade 10 0.2% 0.4% 1.7% 98.3%
Grade 11 0.2% 0.2% 3.4% 96.6%
Grade 12 0.2% 0.2% 2.0% 98.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Hallucinogens All 2.7% 4.2% 6.7% 93.3%
Grade 7 0.3% 0.6% 1.0% 99.0%
Grade 8 1.9% 1.9% 2.7% 97.3%
Grade 9 2.3% 4.1% 6.4% 93.6%
Grade 10 3.7% 5.2% 8.1% 91.9%
Grade 11 5.4% 8.1% 13.2% 86.8%
Grade 12 4.1% 7.4% 13.3% 86.7%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Uppers All 2.5% 4.1% 6.6% 93.4%
Grade 7 0.4% 0.7% 1.3% 98.7%
Grade 8 1.0% 1.5% 2.9% 97.1%
Grade 9 2.6% 4.7% 7.0% 93.0%
Grade 10 3.2% 4.9% 6.6% 93.4%
Grade 11 4.8% 7.1% 13.7% 86.3%
Grade 12 4.1% 7.8% 11.9% 88.1%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Downers All 2.2% 3.4% 5.4% 94.6%
Grade 7 0.1% 0.4% 1.3% 98.7%
Grade 8 0.5% 1.0% 1.7% 98.3%
Grade 9 2.2% 3.9% 6.2% 93.8%
Grade 10 2.3% 4.4% 4.9% 95.1%
Grade 11 4.9% 6.5% 11.9% 88.1%
Grade 12 4.5% 6.1% 8.9% 91.1%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Rohypnol All 0.9% 1.6% 2.7% 97.3%
Grade 7 0.2% 0.3% 0.6% 99.4%
Grade 8 1.5% 2.4% 2.6% 97.4%
Grade 9 0.9% 1.7% 3.4% 96.6%
Grade 10 1.3% 1.9% 2.8% 97.2%
Grade 11 0.9% 1.8% 4.1% 95.9%
Grade 12 0.9% 1.5% 3.5% 96.5%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Steroids All 0.5% 0.9% 1.8% 98.2%
Grade 7 0.5% 0.9% 2.4% 97.6%
Grade 8 0.2% 0.5% 1.2% 98.8%
Grade 9 0.6% 1.0% 1.7% 98.3%
Grade 10 0.2% 0.4% 0.9% 99.1%
Grade 11 0.2% 0.7% 1.6% 98.4%
Grade 12 1.3% 2.2% 3.4% 96.6%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Ecstasy All 3.3% 4.6% 6.2% 93.8%
Grade 7 0.9% 0.9% 1.3% 98.7%
Grade 8 1.9% 2.1% 2.4% 97.6%
Grade 9 2.6% 3.4% 6.2% 93.8%
Grade 10 4.9% 7.3% 8.7% 91.3%
Grade 11 5.8% 8.7% 11.0% 89.0%
Grade 12 5.4% 8.3% 11.3% 88.7%
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Heroin All 0.4% 0.6% 1.3% 98.7%
Grade 7 0.1% 0.4% 0.4% 99.6%
Grade 8 1.2% 1.3% 1.7% 98.3%
Grade 9 0.6% 0.6% 1.5% 98.5%
Grade 10 0.2% 0.4% 0.7% 99.3%
Grade 11 0.2% 0.7% 2.0% 98.0%
Grade 12 0.2% 0.2% 1.5% 98.5%
Arlington
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Table B12: Prevalence and recency of use of selected substances by grade


--> Students who wouldn't seek help from adults for substance abuse problems

Past School Ever Never


Month Year Used Used
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Tobacco All 26.8% 37.8% 59.0% 41.0%
Grade 7 17.9% 28.4% 42.1% 57.9%
Grade 8 18.6% 32.4% 53.9% 46.1%
Grade 9 18.0% 31.0% 55.0% 45.0%
Grade 10 31.3% 38.4% 62.6% 37.4%
Grade 11 37.8% 48.8% 72.0% 28.0%
Grade 12 45.9% 55.1% 74.5% 25.5%
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Alcohol All 43.4% 59.2% 77.5% 22.5%
Grade 7 27.4% 37.9% 64.2% 35.8%
Grade 8 39.2% 50.0% 75.5% 24.5%
Grade 9 37.0% 59.0% 78.0% 22.0%
Grade 10 47.5% 64.6% 77.8% 22.2%
Grade 11 55.4% 73.5% 86.7% 13.3%
Grade 12 60.6% 74.7% 84.8% 15.2%
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Inhalants All 9.3% 13.9% 25.2% 74.8%
Grade 7 10.3% 16.5% 30.9% 69.1%
Grade 8 14.6% 21.4% 34.0% 66.0%
Grade 9 4.0% 6.1% 15.2% 84.8%
Grade 10 11.1% 15.2% 27.3% 72.7%
Grade 11 11.9% 16.7% 25.0% 75.0%
Grade 12 5.1% 9.1% 21.2% 78.8%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Any Illicit Drug All 23.3% 32.4% 46.0% 54.0%
Grade 7 10.3% 14.4% 22.7% 77.3%
Grade 8 16.7% 21.6% 37.3% 62.7%
Grade 9 17.0% 27.0% 36.0% 64.0%
Grade 10 31.3% 43.4% 61.6% 38.4%
Grade 11 38.6% 44.6% 60.2% 39.8%
Grade 12 32.7% 52.0% 69.4% 30.6%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Marijuana All 21.1% 29.1% 43.7% 56.3%
Grade 7 7.5% 10.8% 20.4% 79.6%
Grade 8 14.9% 18.8% 35.6% 64.4%
Grade 9 15.3% 21.4% 30.6% 69.4%
Grade 10 31.3% 43.4% 60.6% 39.4%
Grade 11 33.8% 42.5% 61.3% 38.8%
Grade 12 29.6% 45.9% 65.3% 34.7%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Marijuana Only All 7.3% 12.6% 22.2% 77.8%
Grade 7 4.1% 6.1% 10.2% 89.8%
Grade 8 6.7% 8.7% 23.1% 76.9%
Grade 9 4.0% 9.0% 14.0% 86.0%
Grade 10 10.1% 21.2% 35.4% 64.6%
Grade 11 8.3% 10.7% 20.2% 79.8%
Grade 12 13.1% 24.2% 36.4% 63.6%
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Cocaine or Crack All 3.3% 5.8% 10.7% 89.3%
Grade 7 2.1% 3.2% 7.4% 92.6%
Grade 8 3.0% 5.0% 7.0% 93.0%
Grade 9 2.0% 5.1% 8.1% 91.9%
Grade 10 5.1% 6.1% 13.3% 86.7%
Grade 11 4.9% 11.1% 19.8% 80.2%
Grade 12 3.1% 5.1% 11.2% 88.8%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Cocaine All 3.2% 5.3% 9.9% 90.1%
Grade 7 2.3% 2.3% 4.5% 95.5%
Grade 8 3.0% 4.0% 6.1% 93.9%
Grade 9 2.0% 4.1% 7.1% 92.9%
Grade 10 4.1% 6.2% 12.4% 87.6%
Grade 11 5.1% 11.5% 20.5% 79.5%
Grade 12 3.1% 5.2% 11.3% 88.7%
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Table B12 continued from previous page

Past School Ever Never


Month Year Used Used
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Crack All 0.9% 2.4% 4.8% 95.2%
Grade 7 1.1% 2.2% 5.5% 94.5%
Grade 8 2.0% 3.0% 4.0% 96.0%
Grade 9 * % 3.1% 4.1% 95.9%
Grade 10 1.0% 2.1% 4.1% 95.9%
Grade 11 1.3% 2.5% 7.6% 92.4%
Grade 12 * % 1.0% 4.1% 95.9%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Hallucinogens All 5.1% 8.1% 11.7% 88.3%
Grade 7 * % 1.1% 3.4% 96.6%
Grade 8 2.0% 2.0% 3.0% 97.0%
Grade 9 3.2% 5.3% 6.4% 93.6%
Grade 10 10.4% 12.5% 15.6% 84.4%
Grade 11 10.3% 16.7% 23.1% 76.9%
Grade 12 6.2% 14.6% 25.0% 75.0%
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Uppers All 3.9% 7.2% 10.1% 89.9%
Grade 7 1.1% 1.1% 2.3% 97.7%
Grade 8 3.0% 4.0% 4.0% 96.0%
Grade 9 2.1% 6.3% 8.4% 91.6%
Grade 10 6.1% 8.2% 15.3% 84.7%
Grade 11 6.5% 13.0% 18.2% 81.8%
Grade 12 6.2% 12.4% 15.5% 84.5%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Downers All 4.0% 6.0% 8.2% 91.8%
Grade 7 1.2% 2.4% 3.6% 96.4%
Grade 8 3.0% 3.0% 4.0% 96.0%
Grade 9 * % 2.1% 5.2% 94.8%
Grade 10 6.1% 7.1% 11.2% 88.8%
Grade 11 8.0% 13.3% 14.7% 85.3%
Grade 12 8.3% 11.5% 13.5% 86.5%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Rohypnol All 2.1% 2.5% 5.5% 94.5%
Grade 7 * % * % 3.5% 96.5%
Grade 8 1.0% 1.0% 3.1% 96.9%
Grade 9 4.4% 4.4% 6.7% 93.3%
Grade 10 2.1% 3.1% 5.2% 94.8%
Grade 11 3.9% 3.9% 7.8% 92.2%
Grade 12 * % 2.0% 7.1% 92.9%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Steroids All 1.4% 2.2% 4.7% 95.3%
Grade 7 1.1% 2.3% 6.8% 93.2%
Grade 8 1.0% 1.0% 4.0% 96.0%
Grade 9 * % 2.1% 3.2% 96.8%
Grade 10 2.0% 3.1% 6.1% 93.9%
Grade 11 1.3% 1.3% 3.8% 96.2%
Grade 12 4.1% 4.1% 5.2% 94.8%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Ecstasy All 5.4% 7.5% 11.2% 88.8%
Grade 7 2.3% 2.3% 2.3% 97.7%
Grade 8 2.0% 5.0% 7.0% 93.0%
Grade 9 5.3% 6.3% 12.6% 87.4%
Grade 10 5.1% 6.1% 10.2% 89.8%
Grade 11 12.7% 17.7% 21.5% 78.5%
Grade 12 6.3% 9.5% 14.7% 85.3%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Heroin All 1.4% 2.1% 3.0% 97.0%
Grade 7 4.4% 4.4% 4.4% 95.6%
Grade 8 2.0% 2.9% 2.9% 97.1%
Grade 9 1.0% 1.0% 3.0% 97.0%
Grade 10 1.0% 2.0% 4.1% 95.9%
Grade 11 * % 1.3% 1.3% 98.7%
Grade 12 * % 1.0% 2.0% 98.0%
Arlington
Spring 2000

Table B13: Prevalence and recency of use of selected substances by grade


--> Students living in town three years or less

Past School Ever Never


Month Year Used Used
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Tobacco All 19.3% 26.7% 45.4% 54.6%
Grade 7 10.8% 14.9% 32.8% 67.2%
Grade 8 15.5% 24.6% 43.0% 57.0%
Grade 9 16.7% 24.4% 42.8% 57.2%
Grade 10 27.5% 32.9% 49.1% 50.9%
Grade 11 28.5% 39.1% 59.6% 40.4%
Grade 12 27.9% 36.0% 60.4% 39.6%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Alcohol All 30.6% 43.4% 64.9% 35.1%
Grade 7 15.3% 23.6% 48.8% 51.2%
Grade 8 30.4% 43.5% 65.2% 34.8%
Grade 9 30.7% 41.9% 62.0% 38.0%
Grade 10 35.9% 53.3% 71.3% 28.7%
Grade 11 38.2% 53.3% 77.6% 22.4%
Grade 12 48.7% 65.5% 81.4% 18.6%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Inhalants All 5.7% 9.6% 20.8% 79.2%
Grade 7 7.0% 11.1% 20.9% 79.1%
Grade 8 7.7% 13.0% 26.0% 74.0%
Grade 9 3.9% 8.3% 20.4% 79.6%
Grade 10 3.6% 6.0% 19.9% 80.1%
Grade 11 7.2% 9.9% 16.4% 83.6%
Grade 12 2.7% 7.2% 18.0% 82.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Any Illicit Drug All 15.6% 20.7% 31.5% 68.5%
Grade 7 7.0% 8.7% 14.9% 85.1%
Grade 8 13.0% 17.3% 25.5% 74.5%
Grade 9 17.2% 20.6% 28.3% 71.7%
Grade 10 20.6% 27.9% 43.6% 56.4%
Grade 11 21.9% 29.1% 47.0% 53.0%
Grade 12 20.7% 34.2% 50.5% 49.5%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Marijuana All 13.6% 18.7% 29.8% 70.2%
Grade 7 5.5% 7.2% 13.1% 86.9%
Grade 8 9.2% 13.5% 22.2% 77.8%
Grade 9 16.3% 19.1% 25.8% 74.2%
Grade 10 19.5% 28.0% 43.3% 56.7%
Grade 11 19.5% 26.2% 47.0% 53.0%
Grade 12 18.0% 30.6% 49.5% 50.5%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Marijuana Only All 5.3% 8.0% 15.9% 84.1%
Grade 7 2.8% 3.7% 7.7% 92.3%
Grade 8 4.8% 6.2% 13.3% 86.7%
Grade 9 6.6% 8.8% 14.4% 85.6%
Grade 10 7.2% 12.0% 23.4% 76.6%
Grade 11 6.5% 9.2% 21.6% 78.4%
Grade 12 4.4% 12.4% 25.7% 74.3%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Cocaine or Crack All 2.8% 3.9% 7.6% 92.4%
Grade 7 1.3% 2.1% 3.8% 96.2%
Grade 8 1.5% 2.0% 5.9% 94.1%
Grade 9 2.2% 3.4% 5.0% 95.0%
Grade 10 4.3% 4.3% 9.1% 90.9%
Grade 11 4.0% 6.0% 13.4% 86.6%
Grade 12 7.2% 9.9% 16.2% 83.8%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Cocaine All 2.8% 3.6% 7.1% 92.9%
Grade 7 1.3% 1.7% 3.5% 96.5%
Grade 8 1.0% 1.5% 4.9% 95.1%
Grade 9 2.2% 2.8% 4.5% 95.5%
Grade 10 4.3% 4.3% 8.6% 91.4%
Grade 11 4.1% 6.1% 12.8% 87.2%
Grade 12 7.3% 10.0% 16.4% 83.6%
Arlington
Spring 2000

Table B13 continued from previous page

Past School Ever Never


Month Year Used Used
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Crack All 0.8% 1.2% 3.0% 97.0%
Grade 7 0.4% 0.9% 2.2% 97.8%
Grade 8 1.0% 1.0% 2.0% 98.0%
Grade 9 1.1% 1.7% 2.3% 97.7%
Grade 10 1.3% 1.9% 4.4% 95.6%
Grade 11 * % 0.7% 4.8% 95.2%
Grade 12 0.9% 0.9% 3.7% 96.3%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Hallucinogens All 3.7% 5.4% 7.2% 92.8%
Grade 7 0.4% 1.3% 1.7% 98.3%
Grade 8 2.0% 2.0% 2.9% 97.1%
Grade 9 4.0% 5.2% 5.7% 94.3%
Grade 10 5.6% 6.9% 10.6% 89.4%
Grade 11 8.8% 11.5% 14.9% 85.1%
Grade 12 2.8% 11.9% 16.5% 83.5%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Uppers All 2.8% 4.4% 6.8% 93.2%
Grade 7 0.9% 1.3% 2.2% 97.8%
Grade 8 2.5% 3.0% 4.9% 95.1%
Grade 9 2.9% 4.6% 5.7% 94.3%
Grade 10 2.5% 4.4% 6.9% 93.1%
Grade 11 4.9% 7.6% 13.2% 86.8%
Grade 12 5.5% 10.0% 14.5% 85.5%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Downers All 2.0% 3.5% 5.1% 94.9%
Grade 7 0.4% 0.9% 2.2% 97.8%
Grade 8 0.5% 1.5% 2.0% 98.0%
Grade 9 2.2% 3.9% 4.5% 95.5%
Grade 10 1.9% 3.7% 5.6% 94.4%
Grade 11 4.8% 6.2% 11.0% 89.0%
Grade 12 4.7% 9.3% 11.2% 88.8%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Rohypnol All 1.5% 2.2% 3.6% 96.4%
Grade 7 0.4% 0.4% 1.3% 98.7%
Grade 8 2.5% 4.0% 5.0% 95.0%
Grade 9 1.7% 2.9% 4.0% 96.0%
Grade 10 1.9% 2.5% 3.2% 96.8%
Grade 11 2.1% 2.1% 4.8% 95.2%
Grade 12 * % 0.9% 3.7% 96.3%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Steroids All 0.4% 0.8% 2.0% 98.0%
Grade 7 0.9% 2.2% 4.7% 95.3%
Grade 8 * % 0.5% 1.0% 99.0%
Grade 9 * % * % * % 100.0%
Grade 10 0.6% 0.6% 2.4% 97.6%
Grade 11 * % * % 2.1% 97.9%
Grade 12 1.9% 1.9% 1.9% 98.1%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Ecstasy All 4.1% 5.0% 6.6% 93.4%
Grade 7 1.7% 1.7% 2.1% 97.9%
Grade 8 2.0% 3.4% 3.4% 96.6%
Grade 9 4.5% 4.5% 7.4% 92.6%
Grade 10 5.6% 6.8% 10.6% 89.4%
Grade 11 8.1% 10.1% 10.7% 89.3%
Grade 12 4.7% 6.5% 10.3% 89.7%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Heroin All 0.7% 0.9% 1.6% 98.4%
Grade 7 0.9% 1.3% 1.3% 98.7%
Grade 8 1.5% 1.5% 1.5% 98.5%
Grade 9 0.6% 0.6% 0.6% 99.4%
Grade 10 0.6% 0.6% 1.8% 98.2%
Grade 11 * % * % 2.0% 98.0%
Grade 12 * % 0.9% 4.6% 95.4%
Arlington
Spring 2000

Table B14: Prevalence and recency of use of selected substances by grade


--> Students living in town more than three years

Past School Ever Never


Month Year Used Used
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Tobacco All 20.7% 28.4% 47.5% 52.5%
Grade 7 5.8% 10.1% 24.7% 75.3%
Grade 8 10.9% 16.6% 35.9% 64.1%
Grade 9 18.8% 26.8% 47.6% 52.4%
Grade 10 26.4% 35.6% 58.8% 41.2%
Grade 11 34.4% 44.2% 63.0% 37.0%
Grade 12 35.0% 45.0% 63.3% 36.7%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Alcohol All 33.0% 48.7% 67.9% 32.1%
Grade 7 14.0% 22.3% 41.7% 58.3%
Grade 8 22.2% 34.6% 59.5% 40.5%
Grade 9 31.5% 49.7% 69.9% 30.1%
Grade 10 40.4% 60.8% 78.3% 21.7%
Grade 11 45.1% 64.5% 81.8% 18.2%
Grade 12 52.9% 69.7% 83.3% 16.7%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Inhalants All 5.0% 8.1% 17.9% 82.1%
Grade 7 4.7% 7.2% 15.2% 84.8%
Grade 8 8.0% 11.5% 22.1% 77.9%
Grade 9 3.8% 6.4% 16.1% 83.9%
Grade 10 5.8% 9.2% 17.9% 82.1%
Grade 11 5.0% 8.4% 21.6% 78.4%
Grade 12 2.9% 6.2% 15.4% 84.6%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Any Illicit Drug All 15.8% 22.4% 32.9% 67.1%
Grade 7 4.1% 4.7% 7.3% 92.7%
Grade 8 8.0% 10.3% 19.5% 80.5%
Grade 9 14.2% 23.4% 32.2% 67.8%
Grade 10 22.0% 32.2% 46.0% 54.0%
Grade 11 26.4% 34.4% 48.8% 51.2%
Grade 12 25.5% 36.6% 53.6% 46.4%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Marijuana All 14.3% 20.7% 31.7% 68.3%
Grade 7 3.4% 4.0% 6.7% 93.3%
Grade 8 7.1% 9.5% 18.3% 81.7%
Grade 9 13.4% 21.3% 31.0% 69.0%
Grade 10 19.7% 30.0% 44.2% 55.8%
Grade 11 24.0% 32.0% 47.7% 52.3%
Grade 12 23.4% 34.3% 51.6% 48.4%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Marijuana Only All 5.8% 10.2% 18.3% 81.7%
Grade 7 1.6% 1.8% 3.4% 96.6%
Grade 8 2.7% 4.6% 12.3% 87.7%
Grade 9 4.8% 11.8% 17.7% 82.3%
Grade 10 9.0% 15.6% 27.7% 72.3%
Grade 11 8.8% 12.9% 23.8% 76.2%
Grade 12 10.1% 17.4% 30.3% 69.7%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Cocaine or Crack All 1.8% 3.4% 6.5% 93.5%
Grade 7 0.5% 0.9% 2.2% 97.8%
Grade 8 1.2% 2.1% 3.1% 96.9%
Grade 9 1.4% 3.0% 6.7% 93.3%
Grade 10 1.9% 3.8% 6.7% 93.3%
Grade 11 4.1% 8.0% 12.5% 87.5%
Grade 12 2.0% 4.0% 9.3% 90.7%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Cocaine All 1.7% 3.3% 6.0% 94.0%
Grade 7 0.4% 0.4% 1.3% 98.7%
Grade 8 1.2% 1.9% 2.7% 97.3%
Grade 9 1.4% 2.9% 5.7% 94.3%
Grade 10 1.7% 3.8% 6.3% 93.7%
Grade 11 4.1% 8.0% 12.6% 87.4%
Grade 12 2.0% 4.1% 9.4% 90.6%
Arlington
Spring 2000

Table B14 continued from previous page

Past School Ever Never


Month Year Used Used
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Crack All 0.4% 0.7% 2.3% 97.7%
Grade 7 0.4% 0.7% 1.5% 98.5%
Grade 8 0.2% 0.6% 1.4% 98.6%
Grade 9 0.6% 1.2% 3.3% 96.7%
Grade 10 0.2% 0.6% 1.7% 98.3%
Grade 11 0.7% 0.7% 3.7% 96.3%
Grade 12 * % 0.2% 2.0% 98.0%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Hallucinogens All 3.0% 4.7% 7.8% 92.2%
Grade 7 0.2% 0.4% 1.3% 98.7%
Grade 8 1.8% 2.0% 2.5% 97.5%
Grade 9 2.9% 5.2% 7.9% 92.1%
Grade 10 4.7% 6.6% 9.1% 90.9%
Grade 11 4.9% 8.1% 14.0% 86.0%
Grade 12 4.8% 7.8% 14.6% 85.4%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Uppers All 2.7% 4.6% 7.3% 92.7%
Grade 7 0.4% 0.6% 1.1% 98.9%
Grade 8 1.0% 1.6% 2.6% 97.4%
Grade 9 2.7% 5.2% 7.8% 92.2%
Grade 10 4.0% 5.9% 8.6% 91.4%
Grade 11 5.2% 7.9% 14.4% 85.6%
Grade 12 3.9% 7.8% 11.9% 88.1%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Downers All 2.7% 4.0% 6.1% 93.9%
Grade 7 0.2% 0.7% 1.5% 98.5%
Grade 8 1.0% 1.2% 2.2% 97.8%
Grade 9 2.1% 3.8% 6.7% 93.3%
Grade 10 3.6% 5.6% 6.6% 93.4%
Grade 11 5.6% 7.8% 12.3% 87.7%
Grade 12 5.2% 6.5% 9.3% 90.7%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Rohypnol All 1.0% 1.5% 2.9% 97.1%
Grade 7 * % 0.2% 0.7% 99.3%
Grade 8 1.2% 1.6% 2.0% 98.0%
Grade 9 1.3% 1.7% 3.6% 96.4%
Grade 10 1.3% 1.9% 3.2% 96.8%
Grade 11 1.2% 2.2% 4.4% 95.6%
Grade 12 0.9% 1.7% 4.1% 95.9%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Steroids All 0.7% 1.2% 2.3% 97.7%
Grade 7 0.4% 0.4% 1.9% 98.1%
Grade 8 0.4% 0.8% 2.0% 98.0%
Grade 9 0.8% 1.7% 2.7% 97.3%
Grade 10 0.4% 0.8% 1.5% 98.5%
Grade 11 0.5% 1.2% 1.9% 98.1%
Grade 12 1.7% 2.6% 3.9% 96.1%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Ecstasy All 3.6% 5.2% 7.2% 92.8%
Grade 7 0.7% 0.7% 1.3% 98.7%
Grade 8 2.2% 2.4% 3.2% 96.8%
Grade 9 3.1% 4.2% 7.3% 92.7%
Grade 10 4.9% 7.6% 8.7% 91.3%
Grade 11 6.6% 10.0% 13.2% 86.8%
Grade 12 5.5% 8.7% 11.8% 88.2%
_____________________________________________________________________________________
Heroin All 0.6% 0.8% 1.6% 98.4%
Grade 7 0.5% 0.7% 0.7% 99.3%
Grade 8 1.2% 1.6% 2.0% 98.0%
Grade 9 0.6% 0.6% 2.0% 98.0%
Grade 10 0.2% 0.6% 1.3% 98.7%
Grade 11 0.5% 1.2% 2.2% 97.8%
Grade 12 0.2% 0.2% 1.1% 98.9%
Arlington
Spring 2000

The FREQ Procedure

GENDER

q1 Frequency Percent
_______________________________
Female 2120.767 51.05
Male 2033.372 48.95

Frequency Missing = 9.8607787765

GRADE

q2 Frequency Percent
____________________________________
Grade 7 789.425 18.96
Grade 8 763.4 18.33
Grade 9 902.2 21.67
Grade 10 598.575 14.37
Grade 11 589.9 14.17
Grade 12 520.5 12.50

LIVE WITH BOTH PARENTS

q3 Frequency Percent
___________________________________
No 1577.609 38.05
Yes 2568.893 61.95

Frequency Missing = 17.498232704

AGE

q4 Frequency Percent
______________________________________
11 or younger 1.920742 0.05
12 204.559 4.92
13 726.1692 17.46
14 771.7309 18.55
15 777.0541 18.68
16 643.1377 15.46
17 610.3377 14.67
18 394.269 9.48
19 or older 30.05805 0.72

Frequency Missing = 4.7634764465

ETHNICITY

q5 Frequency Percent
_________________________________________
African/American 695.6561 17.03
Asian/American 275.139 6.73
Mexican/American 506.0524 12.39
Native/American 21.62988 0.53
Other 196.8022 4.82
White 2390.628 58.51

Frequency Missing = 78.092308524

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
Arlington
Spring 2000

The FREQ Procedure

ON AVERAGE WHAT GRADES DO YOU GET

q6 Frequency Percent
___________________________________
Mostly A's 1399.053 33.91
Mostly B's 1888.486 45.77
Mostly C's 704.8745 17.08
Mostly D's 85.84098 2.08
Mostly F's 47.59284 1.15

Frequency Missing = 38.152684052

LENGTH OF TIME IN THIS DISTRICT

q7 Frequency Percent
__________________________________
<1 year 432.0153 10.51
2-3 years 651.2289 15.84
>4 years 3027.167 73.65

Frequency Missing = 53.588805902

DO YOU HAVE A JOB

q8 Frequency Percent
___________________________________
No 2604.188 63.18
Yes 1517.636 36.82

Frequency Missing = 42.176316616

DO YOU GET AN ALLOWANCE

q9 Frequency Percent
___________________________________
No 2344.935 57.19
Yes 1755.36 42.81

Frequency Missing = 63.705307884

EITHER PARENT COLLEGE GRADUATE

q10 Frequency Percent


___________________________________
Don't Know 521.7862 12.68
No 1179.523 28.66
Yes 2414.421 58.66

Frequency Missing = 48.269121106

QUALIFY FOR FREE/REDUCED PRICE LUNCH

q11 Frequency Percent


___________________________________
Don't Know 706.1853 17.17
No 2601.301 63.23
Yes 806.5862 19.61

Frequency Missing = 49.927069263

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
Arlington
Spring 2000

The FREQ Procedure

PARTICIPATE IN ATHLETICS

q12a Frequency Percent


___________________________________
No 1755.801 44.58
Yes 2182.342 55.42

Frequency Missing = 225.85631091

PARTICIPATE IN BAND/ORCHESTRA

q12b Frequency Percent


___________________________________
No 2614.243 74.84
Yes 878.8178 25.16

Frequency Missing = 670.93898366

PARTICIPATE IN CHOIR

q12c Frequency Percent


___________________________________
No 2746.223 80.91
Yes 647.8698 19.09

Frequency Missing = 769.90714904

PARTICIPATE IN DRAMA/SPEECH

q12d Frequency Percent


___________________________________
No 2449.764 72.57
Yes 925.8743 27.43

Frequency Missing = 788.36187654

PARTICIPATE IN DRILL TEAM/CHEERLEADING

q12e Frequency Percent


___________________________________
No 3023.972 90.77
Yes 307.3778 9.23

Frequency Missing = 832.65018749

PARTICIPATE IN STUDENT GOVERNMENT

q12f Frequency Percent


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No 3106.213 94.20
Yes 191.1606 5.80

Frequency Missing = 866.62688609

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
Arlington
Spring 2000

The FREQ Procedure

PARTICIPATE IN SCHOOL NEWSPAPER/YEARBOOK

q12g Frequency Percent


___________________________________
No 3194.872 94.13
Yes 199.2735 5.87

Frequency Missing = 769.85490112

PARTICIPATE IN ACADEMIC CLUBS/SOCIETIES

q12h Frequency Percent


___________________________________
No 2745.557 78.95
Yes 731.9545 21.05

Frequency Missing = 686.48816046

PARTICIPATE IN SERVICE CLUBS

q12i Frequency Percent


___________________________________
No 2998.391 86.15
Yes 482.1685 13.85

Frequency Missing = 683.44066707

PARTICIPATE IN VOE/DE/WORK-STUDY

q12j Frequency Percent


___________________________________
No 3326.237 95.98
Yes 139.4732 4.02

Frequency Missing = 698.2893826

PARTICIPATE IN OTHER CLUBS

q12k Frequency Percent


___________________________________
No 2476.194 68.52
Yes 1137.8 31.48

Frequency Missing = 550.00609692

DO YOU FEEL SAFE IN YOUR HOME

q13a Frequency Percent


________________________________________
Very Safe 3117.66 75.36
Somewhat Safe 935.0983 22.60
Not Very Safe 51.25016 1.24
Not Safe At All 13.71882 0.33
Don't Know 19.3644 0.47

Frequency Missing = 26.908365391

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
Arlington
Spring 2000

The FREQ Procedure

DO YOU FEEL SAFE IN YOUR NEIGHBORHOOD

q13b Frequency Percent


________________________________________
Very Safe 1657.788 40.20
Somewhat Safe 2053.212 49.78
Not Very Safe 307.1423 7.45
Not Safe At All 59.73064 1.45
Don't Know 46.3932 1.12

Frequency Missing = 39.733368624

DO YOU FEEL SAFE AT SCHOOL

q13c Frequency Percent


________________________________________
Very Safe 1137.898 27.50
Somewhat Safe 2311.121 55.85
Not Very Safe 455.9307 11.02
Not Safe At All 141.4208 3.42
Don't Know 91.59096 2.21

Frequency Missing = 26.038664739

FRIENDS FEELING CLOSE TO THEIR PARENTS

q14a Frequency Percent


______________________________
None 148.3394 3.59
A Few 1131.13 27.36
Some 1045.845 25.29
Most 1488.874 36.01
All 320.5107 7.75

Frequency Missing = 29.30115089

HOW MANY FRIENDS CARRY WEAPONS

q14b Frequency Percent


______________________________
None 2669.326 65.51
A Few 864.4569 21.22
Some 382.1016 9.38
Most 120.7724 2.96
All 37.93824 0.93

Frequency Missing = 89.405203028

HOW MANY FRIENDS CARE ABOUT GOOD GRADES

q14c Frequency Percent


______________________________
None 90.06726 2.25
A Few 497.6102 12.44
Some 897.4223 22.44
Most 1805.272 45.13
All 709.5806 17.74

Frequency Missing = 164.04749222

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
Arlington
Spring 2000

The FREQ Procedure

HOW MANY FRIENDS BELONG TO A GANG

q14d Frequency Percent


______________________________
None 3183.81 77.25
A Few 568.7699 13.80
Some 230.4291 5.59
Most 109.0604 2.65
All 29.23662 0.71

Frequency Missing = 42.694495014

FRIENDS WISHING TO DROP OUT OF SCHOOL

q14e Frequency Percent


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None 2399.716 58.20
A Few 1131.742 27.45
Some 350.2579 8.50
Most 163.6801 3.97
All 77.70847 1.88

Frequency Missing = 40.895684111

PARENTS ATTEND PTA/SCHOOL OPEN HOUSES

q15 Frequency Percent


___________________________________
No 2169.005 55.75
Yes 1721.575 44.25

Frequency Missing = 273.42010522

EVER INHALED SPRAY PAINT FOR KICKS

q16a Frequency Percent


___________________________________________
Never Heard/Used 3815.733 93.94
In Your Lifetime 186.8348 4.60
Since School Began 28.23541 0.70
In the Past Month 31.05129 0.76

Frequency Missing = 102.14588204

EVER INHALED WHITEOUT FOR KICKS

q16b Frequency Percent


___________________________________________
Never Heard/Used 3715.262 92.32
In Your Lifetime 203.5966 5.06
Since School Began 60.84094 1.51
In the Past Month 44.69334 1.11

Frequency Missing = 139.6069468

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
Arlington
Spring 2000

The FREQ Procedure

EVER INHALED GASOLINE FOR KICKS

q16c Frequency Percent


___________________________________________
Never Heard/Used 3852.849 96.24
In Your Lifetime 90.30625 2.26
Since School Began 25.94755 0.65
In the Past Month 34.33956 0.86

Frequency Missing = 160.55737311

EVER INHALED FREON FOR KICKS

q16d Frequency Percent


___________________________________________
Never Heard/Used 3861.377 97.18
In Your Lifetime 70.48063 1.77
Since School Began 22.16294 0.56
In the Past Month 19.38043 0.49

Frequency Missing = 190.59868686

EVER INHALED POPPERS, ETC. FOR KICKS

q16e Frequency Percent


___________________________________________
Never Heard/Used 3932.538 98.24
In Your Lifetime 35.09603 0.88
Since School Began 11.06728 0.28
In the Past Month 24.44041 0.61

Frequency Missing = 160.85782885

EVER INHALED GLUE FOR KICKS

q16f Frequency Percent


___________________________________________
Never Heard/Used 3809.487 95.66
In Your Lifetime 133.2803 3.35
Since School Began 19.49047 0.49
In the Past Month 20.06005 0.50

Frequency Missing = 181.68226661

EVER INHALED PAINT THINNERS FOR KICKS

q16g Frequency Percent


___________________________________________
Never Heard/Used 3854.25 96.21
In Your Lifetime 101.6893 2.54
Since School Began 22.99196 0.57
In the Past Month 26.99659 0.67

Frequency Missing = 158.07243216

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
Arlington
Spring 2000

The FREQ Procedure

EVER INHALED NITROUS OXIDE FOR KICKS

q16h Frequency Percent


___________________________________________
Never Heard/Used 3724.893 93.07
In Your Lifetime 149.2006 3.73
Since School Began 62.77385 1.57
In the Past Month 65.45446 1.64

Frequency Missing = 161.67780008

EVER INHALED OCTANE BOOSTER FOR KICKS

q16i Frequency Percent


___________________________________________
Never Heard/Used 3969.719 98.94
In Your Lifetime 24.38008 0.61
Since School Began 8.444651 0.21
In the Past Month 9.700997 0.24

Frequency Missing = 151.7553899

EVER INHALED OTHER SPRAYS FOR KICKS

q16j Frequency Percent


___________________________________________
Never Heard/Used 3900.647 96.53
In Your Lifetime 81.61547 2.02
Since School Began 19.04096 0.47
In the Past Month 39.6013 0.98

Frequency Missing = 123.09487646

EVER INHALED OTHER INHALANTS FOR KICKS

q16k Frequency Percent


___________________________________________
Never Heard/Used 3780.729 92.63
In Your Lifetime 175.6137 4.30
Since School Began 45.97115 1.13
In the Past Month 79.42969 1.95

Frequency Missing = 82.256953437

RECENT CIGARETTE USE

q17a Frequency Percent


___________________________________________
Never Heard/Used 2217.38 53.99
In Your Lifetime 783.4379 19.08
Since School Began 308.0394 7.50
In the Past Month 797.8195 19.43

Frequency Missing = 57.322892272

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
Arlington
Spring 2000

The FREQ Procedure

RECENT SMOKELESS TOBACCO USE

q17b Frequency Percent


___________________________________________
Never Heard/Used 3618.208 89.38
In Your Lifetime 226.9174 5.61
Since School Began 86.40682 2.13
In the Past Month 116.6684 2.88

Frequency Missing = 115.79891194

RECENT BEER USE

q17c Frequency Percent


___________________________________________
Never Heard/Used 2028.663 49.99
In Your Lifetime 673.5071 16.60
Since School Began 434.0016 10.69
In the Past Month 922.3171 22.73

Frequency Missing = 105.51092673

RECENT WINE COOLER USE

q17d Frequency Percent


___________________________________________
Never Heard/Used 1837.682 45.52
In Your Lifetime 789.084 19.55
Since School Began 595.1586 14.74
In the Past Month 814.7925 20.18

Frequency Missing = 127.28306548

RECENT WINE USE

q17e Frequency Percent


___________________________________________
Never Heard/Used 2043.667 50.51
In Your Lifetime 823.2421 20.35
Since School Began 569.798 14.08
In the Past Month 609.5998 15.07

Frequency Missing = 117.69335462

RECENT LIQUOR USE

q17f Frequency Percent


___________________________________________
Never Heard/Used 2154.921 52.80
In Your Lifetime 536.0017 13.13
Since School Began 501.0669 12.28
In the Past Month 889.0303 21.78

Frequency Missing = 82.979920296

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
Arlington
Spring 2000

The FREQ Procedure

RECENT MARIJUANA USE

q18a Frequency Percent


___________________________________________
Never Heard/Used 2819.075 68.90
In Your Lifetime 447.8368 10.94
Since School Began 246.478 6.02
In the Past Month 578.4279 14.14

Frequency Missing = 72.182359736

RECENT COCAINE USE

q18b Frequency Percent


___________________________________________
Never Heard/Used 3797.767 93.72
In Your Lifetime 119.3503 2.95
Since School Began 55.91905 1.38
In the Past Month 79.27291 1.96

Frequency Missing = 111.69076768

RECENT CRACK USE

q18c Frequency Percent


___________________________________________
Never Heard/Used 3922.504 97.57
In Your Lifetime 63.90795 1.59
Since School Began 14.67786 0.37
In the Past Month 19.04527 0.47

Frequency Missing = 143.86441691

RECENT HALLUCINOGEN USE

q18e Frequency Percent


___________________________________________
Never Heard/Used 3718.733 92.41
In Your Lifetime 108.8872 2.71
Since School Began 69.28505 1.72
In the Past Month 127.1261 3.16

Frequency Missing = 139.96894717

RECENT UPPER USE

q18f Frequency Percent


___________________________________________
Never Heard/Used 3719.455 92.87
In Your Lifetime 103.4926 2.58
Since School Began 73.04881 1.82
In the Past Month 108.8975 2.72

Frequency Missing = 159.10648038

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
Arlington
Spring 2000

The FREQ Procedure

RECENT DOWNER USE

q18g Frequency Percent


___________________________________________
Never Heard/Used 3776.357 94.21
In Your Lifetime 78.48033 1.96
Since School Began 52.77498 1.32
In the Past Month 100.8757 2.52

Frequency Missing = 155.51166516

RECENT ROHYPNOL USE

q18h Frequency Percent


___________________________________________
Never Heard/Used 3861.58 96.90
In Your Lifetime 56.31889 1.41
Since School Began 22.90849 0.57
In the Past Month 44.19796 1.11

Frequency Missing = 178.99451461

RECENT STEROID USE

q18i Frequency Percent


___________________________________________
Never Heard/Used 3909.713 97.76
In Your Lifetime 44.16184 1.10
Since School Began 20.90569 0.52
In the Past Month 24.45074 0.61

Frequency Missing = 164.76823771

RECENT ECSTASY USE

q18j Frequency Percent


___________________________________________
Never Heard/Used 3732.5 92.96
In Your Lifetime 76.01542 1.89
Since School Began 56.43131 1.41
In the Past Month 150.0298 3.74

Frequency Missing = 149.02385666

RECENT HEROIN USE

q18k Frequency Percent


___________________________________________
Never Heard/Used 3996.847 98.44
In Your Lifetime 29.89289 0.74
Since School Began 9.625021 0.24
In the Past Month 23.85224 0.59

Frequency Missing = 103.78253732

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
Arlington
Spring 2000

The FREQ Procedure

TOBACCO USE IN PAST MONTH

q19a Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Never Heard/Used 3133.02 77.04
1-2 times 307.2974 7.56
3-10 times 207.0198 5.09
11+ times 419.2396 10.31

Frequency Missing = 97.423315065

ALCOHOL USE IN PAST MONTH

q19b Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Never Heard/Used 2576.84 63.52
1-2 times 766.8571 18.90
3-10 times 511.281 12.60
11+ times 201.8579 4.98

Frequency Missing = 107.16365946

INHALANT USE IN PAST MONTH

q19c Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Never Heard/Used 3882.274 96.05
1-2 times 120.3025 2.98
3-10 times 28.77453 0.71
11+ times 10.65556 0.26

Frequency Missing = 121.99385156

MARIJUANA USE IN PAST MONTH

q19d Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Never Heard/Used 3304.976 82.24
1-2 times 308.3436 7.67
3-10 times 182.1314 4.53
11+ times 223.1814 5.55

Frequency Missing = 145.36786331

COCAINE USE IN PAST MONTH

q19e Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Never Heard/Used 3915.033 97.29
1-2 times 71.46476 1.78
3-10 times 30.74896 0.76
11+ times 6.683691 0.17

Frequency Missing = 140.06983953

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
Arlington
Spring 2000

The FREQ Procedure

CRACK USE IN PAST MONTH

q19f Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Never Heard/Used 4010.428 99.02
1-2 times 27.55014 0.68
3-10 times 7.769335 0.19
11+ times 4.186757 0.10

Frequency Missing = 114.06595707

CLOSE FRIENDS USE CIGARETTES

q20a Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Never heard/None 1442.51 36.02
A few 1216.933 30.39
Some 677.1183 16.91
Most 570.7416 14.25
All 97.49206 2.43

Frequency Missing = 159.2055962

CLOSE FRIENDS USE SMOKELESS TOBACCO

q20b Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Never heard/None 3010.181 76.34
A few 623.6991 15.82
Some 226.383 5.74
Most 68.94186 1.75
All 14.07411 0.36

Frequency Missing = 220.72059089

CLOSE FRIENDS USE BEER

q20c Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Never heard/None 1395.099 35.09
A few 858.4721 21.60
Some 683.9586 17.21
Most 735.5944 18.50
All 302.1718 7.60

Frequency Missing = 188.70427568

CLOSE FRIENDS USE WINE COOLERS

q20d Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Never heard/None 1397.015 35.22
A few 951.3358 23.98
Some 769.3549 19.39
Most 605.3969 15.26
All 243.7943 6.15

Frequency Missing = 197.10305341

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
Arlington
Spring 2000

The FREQ Procedure

CLOSE FRIENDS USE WINE

q20e Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Never heard/None 1991.065 50.07
A few 957.6399 24.08
Some 538.7512 13.55
Most 341.7091 8.59
All 147.794 3.72

Frequency Missing = 187.04043463

CLOSE FRIENDS USE LIQUOR

q20f Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Never heard/None 1705.054 42.87
A few 762.3842 19.17
Some 608.8264 15.31
Most 646.1145 16.25
All 254.6299 6.40

Frequency Missing = 186.99115432

CLOSE FRIENDS USE INHALANTS

q20g Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Never heard/None 3435.859 85.71
A few 399.3496 9.96
Some 127.2211 3.17
Most 38.67316 0.96
All 7.765024 0.19

Frequency Missing = 155.13164736

CLOSE FRIENDS USE MARIJUANA

q20h Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Never heard/None 2029.089 49.92
A few 789.6621 19.43
Some 547.3793 13.47
Most 498.8635 12.27
All 199.785 4.92

Frequency Missing = 99.221184343

DIFFICULT TO GET CIGARETTES

q21a Frequency Percent


_______________________________________
Never heard of 169.2399 4.24
Impossible 483.4314 12.12
Very difficult 215.6139 5.41
Somewhat diff 313.9961 7.88
Somewhat easy 736.1577 18.46
Very easy 2068.696 51.88

Frequency Missing = 176.86457031

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
Arlington
Spring 2000

The FREQ Procedure

DIFFICULT TO GET SMOKELESS TOBACCO

q21b Frequency Percent


_______________________________________
Never heard of 581.4975 14.83
Impossible 751.1505 19.16
Very difficult 342.8252 8.74
Somewhat diff 435.238 11.10
Somewhat easy 560.819 14.30
Very easy 1248.943 31.86

Frequency Missing = 243.52669318

DIFFICULT TO GET BEER

q21c Frequency Percent


_______________________________________
Never heard of 155.4546 3.96
Impossible 403.7969 10.30
Very difficult 247.6065 6.31
Somewhat diff 415.0428 10.58
Somewhat easy 863.2593 22.02
Very easy 1836.008 46.82

Frequency Missing = 242.8317491

DIFFICULT TO GET WINE COOLERS

q21d Frequency Percent


_______________________________________
Never heard of 205.5331 5.25
Impossible 435.4513 11.13
Very difficult 238.9352 6.11
Somewhat diff 451.1235 11.53
Somewhat easy 852.1302 21.78
Very easy 1730.11 44.21

Frequency Missing = 250.71647279

DIFFICULT TO GET WINE

q21e Frequency Percent


_______________________________________
Never heard of 181.5729 4.61
Impossible 512.9255 13.01
Very difficult 305.4415 7.75
Somewhat diff 492.4809 12.49
Somewhat easy 856.1795 21.71
Very easy 1594.285 40.43

Frequency Missing = 221.11427547

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
Arlington
Spring 2000

The FREQ Procedure

DIFFICULT TO GET LIQUOR

q21f Frequency Percent


_______________________________________
Never heard of 200.3952 5.08
Impossible 621.8609 15.76
Very difficult 331.0897 8.39
Somewhat diff 445.9443 11.30
Somewhat easy 739.893 18.75
Very easy 1606.166 40.71

Frequency Missing = 218.65117293

DIFFICULT TO GET INHALANTS

q21g Frequency Percent


_______________________________________
Never heard of 371.505 9.43
Impossible 511.5734 12.98
Very difficult 158.1207 4.01
Somewhat diff 190.1098 4.83
Somewhat easy 364.3372 9.25
Very easy 2344.256 59.50

Frequency Missing = 224.09831366

DIFFICULT TO GET MARIJUANA

q21h Frequency Percent


_______________________________________
Never heard of 218.6298 5.59
Impossible 990.1352 25.32
Very difficult 367.9731 9.41
Somewhat diff 436.2293 11.16
Somewhat easy 668.4716 17.10
Very easy 1228.383 31.42

Frequency Missing = 254.17811064

DIFFICULT TO GET COCAINE

q21i Frequency Percent


_______________________________________
Never heard of 361.3516 9.26
Impossible 1366.587 35.02
Very difficult 713.6333 18.29
Somewhat diff 605.7997 15.52
Somewhat easy 436.2309 11.18
Very easy 419.0971 10.74

Frequency Missing = 261.30004906

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
Arlington
Spring 2000

The FREQ Procedure

DIFFICULT TO GET CRACK

q21j Frequency Percent


_______________________________________
Never heard of 381.9444 9.86
Impossible 1389.553 35.88
Very difficult 750.6752 19.39
Somewhat diff 605.2054 15.63
Somewhat easy 401.8198 10.38
Very easy 343.1166 8.86

Frequency Missing = 291.68577125

DIFFICULT TO GET HALLUCINOGENS

q21l Frequency Percent


_______________________________________
Never heard of 837.1002 21.61
Impossible 1184.307 30.58
Very difficult 611.4813 15.79
Somewhat diff 487.4068 12.59
Somewhat easy 350.9986 9.06
Very easy 401.6077 10.37

Frequency Missing = 291.09826259

DIFFICULT TO GET UPPERS

q21m Frequency Percent


_______________________________________
Never heard of 1276.414 32.90
Impossible 894.21 23.05
Very difficult 502.6946 12.96
Somewhat diff 439.4282 11.33
Somewhat easy 359.237 9.26
Very easy 407.8678 10.51

Frequency Missing = 284.14885119

DIFFICULT TO GET DOWNERS

q21n Frequency Percent


_______________________________________
Never heard of 1288.345 33.06
Impossible 891.5384 22.88
Very difficult 504.3452 12.94
Somewhat diff 455.9491 11.70
Somewhat easy 366.6363 9.41
Very easy 390.3183 10.02

Frequency Missing = 266.86801017

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
Arlington
Spring 2000

The FREQ Procedure

DIFFICULT TO GET ROHYPNOL

q21o Frequency Percent


_______________________________________
Never heard of 1649.131 42.24
Impossible 812.6466 20.82
Very difficult 475.4541 12.18
Somewhat diff 409.0161 10.48
Somewhat easy 263.4697 6.75
Very easy 294.3761 7.54

Frequency Missing = 259.90606065

DIFFICULT TO GET STEROIDS

q21p Frequency Percent


_______________________________________
Never heard of 505.6097 13.01
Impossible 1277.865 32.89
Very difficult 605.4752 15.58
Somewhat diff 572.4581 14.74
Somewhat easy 440.4367 11.34
Very easy 483.1783 12.44

Frequency Missing = 278.9773165

DIFFICULT TO GET ECSTASY

q21q Frequency Percent


_______________________________________
Never heard of 1032.096 26.00
Impossible 952.0742 23.99
Very difficult 465.5975 11.73
Somewhat diff 424.9323 10.71
Somewhat easy 439.6246 11.08
Very easy 654.6751 16.49

Frequency Missing = 194.99990889

DIFFICULT TO GET HEROIN

q21r Frequency Percent


_______________________________________
Never heard of 529.2709 13.27
Impossible 1599.836 40.12
Very difficult 760.8531 19.08
Somewhat diff 508.5801 12.75
Somewhat easy 272.3773 6.83
Very easy 316.4668 7.94

Frequency Missing = 176.61567954

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
Arlington
Spring 2000

The FREQ Procedure

AGE WHEN FIRST USED CIGARETTES

q22a Frequency Percent


______________________________________
9 or younger 260.2909 13.43
10 years old 181.1659 9.35
11 years old 226.7189 11.70
12 years old 340.1549 17.55
13 years old 324.0151 16.72
14 years old 269.9376 13.93
15 years old 178.3047 9.20
16 years old 103.3251 5.33
17 years old 44.16128 2.28
18 or older 10.12949 0.52

Frequency Missing = 2225.7963226

AGE WHEN FIRST USED SMOKELESS TOBACCO

q22b Frequency Percent


______________________________________
9 or younger 40.26403 9.04
10 years old 26.94771 6.05
11 years old 28.45259 6.39
12 years old 62.52107 14.04
13 years old 66.60129 14.96
14 years old 76.36935 17.15
15 years old 71.00724 15.95
16 years old 52.10664 11.70
17 years old 17.8114 4.00
18 or older 3.116766 0.70

Frequency Missing = 3718.8019202

AGE WHEN FIRST USED BEER

q22c Frequency Percent


______________________________________
9 or younger 440.1505 20.41
10 years old 171.1473 7.94
11 years old 163.1647 7.57
12 years old 245.2738 11.37
13 years old 328.4448 15.23
14 years old 300.0737 13.91
15 years old 295.5139 13.70
16 years old 150.8019 6.99
17 years old 53.69846 2.49
18 or older 8.214492 0.38

Frequency Missing = 2007.5164411

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
Arlington
Spring 2000

The FREQ Procedure

AGE WHEN FIRST USED WINE COOLERS

q22d Frequency Percent


______________________________________
9 or younger 242.3931 10.62
10 years old 169.7396 7.44
11 years old 209.4684 9.18
12 years old 330.9402 14.51
13 years old 415.1466 18.20
14 years old 362.4024 15.88
15 years old 306.5866 13.44
16 years old 178.6002 7.83
17 years old 53.07196 2.33
18 or older 13.2027 0.58

Frequency Missing = 1882.448202

AGE WHEN FIRST USED WINE

q22e Frequency Percent


______________________________________
9 or younger 275.582 13.23
10 years old 165.4044 7.94
11 years old 200.2089 9.61
12 years old 275.4987 13.23
13 years old 358.0994 17.20
14 years old 311.1937 14.94
15 years old 256.425 12.31
16 years old 162.8506 7.82
17 years old 61.47962 2.95
18 or older 15.64979 0.75

Frequency Missing = 2081.6078649

AGE WHEN FIRST USED LIQUOR

q22f Frequency Percent


______________________________________
9 or younger 129.9196 6.95
10 years old 85.76053 4.59
11 years old 126.5463 6.77
12 years old 215.1545 11.50
13 years old 309.513 16.55
14 years old 364.7761 19.51
15 years old 323.6626 17.31
16 years old 224.8031 12.02
17 years old 78.0398 4.17
18 or older 11.92927 0.64

Frequency Missing = 2293.8952449

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
Arlington
Spring 2000

The FREQ Procedure

AGE WHEN FIRST USED INHALANTS

q22g Frequency Percent


______________________________________
9 or younger 81.4209 17.72
10 years old 47.74488 10.39
11 years old 59.46523 12.94
12 years old 85.17401 18.54
13 years old 74.87808 16.30
14 years old 55.32889 12.04
15 years old 30.89358 6.72
16 years old 19.20495 4.18
17 years old 4.378751 0.95
18 or older 1.020588 0.22

Frequency Missing = 3704.4901341

AGE WHEN FIRST USED MARIJUANA

q22h Frequency Percent


______________________________________
9 or younger 41.47661 3.33
10 years old 43.72144 3.51
11 years old 72.77969 5.84
12 years old 173.9591 13.97
13 years old 244.8196 19.66
14 years old 236.2041 18.97
15 years old 217.4599 17.46
16 years old 149.9695 12.04
17 years old 52.51336 4.22
18 or older 12.46707 1.00

Frequency Missing = 2918.6296151

AGE WHEN FIRST USED COCAINE

q22i Frequency Percent


______________________________________
9 or younger 3.105424 1.30
10 years old 2.326232 0.97
11 years old 3.720522 1.55
12 years old 19.16704 7.99
13 years old 24.45025 10.20
14 years old 50.41666 21.03
15 years old 65.25205 27.21
16 years old 45.91676 19.15
17 years old 21.29011 8.88
18 or older 4.137355 1.73

Frequency Missing = 3924.2176023

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
Arlington
Spring 2000

The FREQ Procedure

AGE WHEN FIRST USED CRACK

q22j Frequency Percent


______________________________________
9 or younger 1.305644 1.41
10 years old 4.246974 4.58
11 years old 2.041176 2.20
12 years old 9.970822 10.76
13 years old 13.83265 14.92
14 years old 25.91974 27.96
15 years old 11.78573 12.72
16 years old 15.23211 16.43
17 years old 8.351589 9.01

Frequency Missing = 4071.3135705

AGE WHEN FIRST USED HALLUCINOGENS

q22l Frequency Percent


______________________________________
9 or younger 4.411068 1.53
10 years old 6.732989 2.34
11 years old 8.614383 2.99
12 years old 14.78738 5.14
13 years old 31.68707 11.01
14 years old 58.38272 20.29
15 years old 81.8361 28.44
16 years old 58.56027 20.35
17 years old 19.61118 6.82
18 or older 3.116766 1.08

Frequency Missing = 3876.2600594

AGE WHEN FIRST USED UPPERS

q22m Frequency Percent


______________________________________
9 or younger 4.905204 1.76
10 years old 12.24626 4.40
11 years old 10.2668 3.69
12 years old 25.24724 9.07
13 years old 43.17737 15.51
14 years old 50.86269 18.27
15 years old 60.30319 21.66
16 years old 48.6503 17.48
17 years old 20.92817 7.52
18 or older 1.79978 0.65

Frequency Missing = 3885.6129939

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
Arlington
Spring 2000

The FREQ Procedure

AGE WHEN FIRST USED DOWNERS

q22n Frequency Percent


______________________________________
9 or younger 6.210848 2.71
10 years old 8.159595 3.56
11 years old 10.09126 4.40
12 years old 23.71015 10.34
13 years old 32.75229 14.28
14 years old 51.85096 22.61
15 years old 44.16 19.25
16 years old 39.87043 17.38
17 years old 11.76475 5.13
18 or older 0.779192 0.34

Frequency Missing = 3934.6505152

AGE WHEN FIRST USED ROHYPNOL

q22o Frequency Percent


______________________________________
10 years old 3.061765 2.67
11 years old 7.533578 6.58
12 years old 16.60372 14.50
13 years old 18.48661 16.14
14 years old 21.73904 18.99
15 years old 20.90534 18.26
16 years old 21.25747 18.56
17 years old 4.137355 3.61
18 or older 0.779192 0.68

Frequency Missing = 4049.4959391

AGE WHEN FIRST USED STEROIDS

q22p Frequency Percent


______________________________________
9 or younger 8.746688 10.20
10 years old 5.784065 6.75
11 years old 4.752557 5.54
12 years old 13.47646 15.72
13 years old 10.86517 12.67
14 years old 6.365095 7.42
15 years old 16.57007 19.33
16 years old 8.570789 10.00
17 years old 7.495518 8.74
18 or older 3.116766 3.64

Frequency Missing = 4078.2568251

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
Arlington
Spring 2000

The FREQ Procedure

AGE WHEN FIRST USED ECSTASY

q22q Frequency Percent


______________________________________
9 or younger 4.005578 1.40
10 years old 5.371439 1.88
11 years old 6.227934 2.18
12 years old 8.170514 2.86
13 years old 20.0715 7.02
14 years old 44.49174 15.56
15 years old 69.10422 24.17
16 years old 61.62247 21.55
17 years old 47.65084 16.66
18 or older 19.22705 6.72

Frequency Missing = 3878.0567113

AGE WHEN FIRST USED HEROIN

q22r Frequency Percent


______________________________________
9 or younger 4.53203 7.02
10 years old 2.266015 3.51
11 years old 2.94133 4.55
12 years old 1.980959 3.07
13 years old 12.53792 19.42
14 years old 12.66309 19.61
15 years old 14.22255 22.02
16 years old 6.72735 10.42
17 years old 6.704984 10.38

Frequency Missing = 4099.4237685

HOW OFTEN NORMALLY USE CIGARETTES

q23a Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Every day 322.4054 8.19
Several times/wk 139.2302 3.54
Several times/mo 166.118 4.22
About once/month 256.4036 6.51
About once/year 283.361 7.20
< once/year 501.7734 12.74
Never used 2268.81 57.61

Frequency Missing = 225.89839719

HOW OFTEN NORMALLY USE SMOKELESS TOBACCO

q23b Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Every day 18.98624 0.49
Several times/wk 16.5434 0.43
Several times/mo 30.96427 0.80
About once/month 64.34972 1.67
About once/year 79.162 2.06
< once/year 170.9994 4.44
Never used 3470.821 90.11

Frequency Missing = 312.17380728

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
Arlington
Spring 2000

The FREQ Procedure

HOW OFTEN NORMALLY USE BEER

q23c Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Every day 19.33022 0.50
Several times/wk 156.1873 4.03
Several times/mo 448.2828 11.57
About once/month 501.8382 12.95
About once/year 419.7789 10.83
< once/year 409.0302 10.55
Never used 1921.383 49.57

Frequency Missing = 288.16934471

HOW OFTEN NORMALLY USE WINE COOLERS

q23d Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Every day 11.90099 0.31
Several times/wk 105.3298 2.73
Several times/mo 384.5724 9.95
About once/month 590.9605 15.29
About once/year 596.368 15.43
< once/year 415.1693 10.74
Never used 1760.161 45.55

Frequency Missing = 299.53789896

HOW OFTEN NORMALLY USE WINE

q23e Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Every day 5.371439 0.14
Several times/wk 61.35151 1.57
Several times/mo 256.9741 6.58
About once/month 414.7733 10.62
About once/year 703.3019 18.01
< once/year 485.5583 12.43
Never used 1977.598 50.64

Frequency Missing = 259.07169226

HOW OFTEN NORMALLY USE LIQUOR

q23f Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Every day 12.82298 0.33
Several times/wk 102.0165 2.62
Several times/mo 400.1178 10.26
About once/month 504.4863 12.94
About once/year 436.1507 11.19
< once/year 334.9357 8.59
Never used 2108.322 54.08

Frequency Missing = 265.14779474

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
Arlington
Spring 2000

The FREQ Procedure

HOW OFTEN NORMALLY USE INHALANTS

q23g Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Every day 4.982507 0.13
Several times/wk 15.9137 0.41
Several times/mo 32.17778 0.83
About once/month 46.45341 1.20
About once/year 72.44128 1.88
< once/year 187.7818 4.87
Never used 3499.847 90.68

Frequency Missing = 304.40219318

HOW OFTEN NORMALLY USE MARIJUANA

q23h Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Every day 119.4041 3.13
Several times/wk 140.7169 3.69
Several times/mo 177.5309 4.65
About once/month 219.0744 5.74
About once/year 190.2562 4.98
< once/year 275.0541 7.21
Never used 2695.496 70.61

Frequency Missing = 346.46720633

HOW OFTEN NORMALLY USE COCAINE

q23i Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Every day 2.216717 0.06
Several times/wk 7.363317 0.19
Several times/mo 22.80893 0.60
About once/month 52.15126 1.36
About once/year 50.9146 1.33
< once/year 71.88405 1.88
Never used 3615.96 94.58

Frequency Missing = 340.70099773

HOW OFTEN NORMALLY USE CRACK

q23j Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Every day 0.911073 0.02
Several times/wk 2.326232 0.06
Several times/mo 10.44084 0.27
About once/month 13.32292 0.35
About once/year 18.57904 0.49
< once/year 37.53731 0.98
Never used 3732.892 97.82

Frequency Missing = 347.99021241

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
Arlington
Spring 2000

The FREQ Procedure

HOW OFTEN NORMALLY USE HALLUCINOGENS

q23l Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Several times/wk 5.673053 0.15
Several times/mo 38.39442 0.99
About once/month 70.4595 1.82
About once/year 61.96173 1.60
< once/year 78.25292 2.02
Never used 3615.528 93.42

Frequency Missing = 293.73039462

HOW OFTEN NORMALLY USE UPPERS

q23m Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Every day 1.690265 0.04
Several times/wk 19.38049 0.50
Several times/mo 50.14133 1.30
About once/month 48.81338 1.26
About once/year 54.43126 1.41
< once/year 76.86357 1.99
Never used 3615.058 93.50

Frequency Missing = 297.62146827

HOW OFTEN NORMALLY USE DOWNERS

q23n Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Every day 3.061765 0.08
Several times/wk 19.99517 0.52
Several times/mo 40.35211 1.05
About once/month 49.47294 1.28
About once/year 43.39682 1.12
< once/year 63.86393 1.65
Never used 3639.393 94.30

Frequency Missing = 304.46403704

HOW OFTEN NORMALLY USE ROHYPNOL

q23o Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Every day 2.041176 0.05
Several times/wk 6.930896 0.18
Several times/mo 10.64992 0.28
About once/month 21.40936 0.56
About once/year 26.97429 0.70
< once/year 37.15373 0.96
Never used 3745.701 97.27

Frequency Missing = 313.13914535

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
Arlington
Spring 2000

The FREQ Procedure

HOW OFTEN NORMALLY USE STEROIDS

q23p Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Every day 5.026166 0.13
Several times/wk 3.297946 0.09
Several times/mo 3.884615 0.10
About once/month 12.62524 0.33
About once/year 18.28877 0.48
< once/year 38.21879 1.00
Never used 3723.948 97.86

Frequency Missing = 358.71076107

HOW OFTEN NORMALLY USE ECSTASY

q23q Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Every day 4.307192 0.11
Several times/wk 15.0668 0.39
Several times/mo 51.57955 1.34
About once/month 86.75586 2.25
About once/year 57.22546 1.48
< once/year 54.11976 1.40
Never used 3585.015 93.02

Frequency Missing = 309.93020366

HOW OFTEN NORMALLY USE HEROIN

q23r Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Every day 1.920742 0.05
Several times/wk 0.911073 0.02
Several times/mo 4.652464 0.12
About once/month 11.56663 0.30
About once/year 12.24062 0.32
< once/year 19.74285 0.51
Never used 3813.105 98.68

Frequency Missing = 299.86099476

HOW MANY CIGARETTES IN PAST 30 DAYS

q24 Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
None 3207.174 78.62
Less than 1 386.7912 9.48
> 1 and < 10 299.2008 7.33
> 10 and < 1pk 111.588 2.74
> 1pk and < 2pks 67.64456 1.66
More than 2pks 6.978697 0.17

Frequency Missing = 84.623004347

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
Arlington
Spring 2000

The FREQ Procedure

AMOUNT OF BEER AT ONE TIME

q25a Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Never drink this 2042.778 50.70
12+ drinks 123.5041 3.07
9-11 drinks 122.9059 3.05
5-8 drinks 308.5524 7.66
3-4 drinks 322.7935 8.01
2 drinks 284.835 7.07
1 drink 329.5187 8.18
< 1 drink 494.2386 12.27

Frequency Missing = 134.87393157

AMOUNT OF WINE COOLERS AT ONE TIME

q25b Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Never drink this 1810.36 45.26
12+ drinks 110.3936 2.76
9-11 drinks 83.69008 2.09
5-8 drinks 271.8268 6.80
3-4 drinks 425.6759 10.64
2 drinks 416.6303 10.42
1 drink 498.7166 12.47
< 1 drink 382.8177 9.57

Frequency Missing = 163.8891622

AMOUNT OF WINE AT ONE TIME

q25c Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Never drink this 2056.139 51.32
12+ drinks 43.89256 1.10
9-11 drinks 34.99733 0.87
5-8 drinks 99.51581 2.48
3-4 drinks 192.8789 4.81
2 drinks 335.9688 8.38
1 drink 589.2489 14.71
< 1 drink 654.1423 16.33

Frequency Missing = 157.21666244

AMOUNT OF LIQUOR AT ONE TIME

q25d Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Never drink this 2163.319 53.83
12+ drinks 91.3495 2.27
9-11 drinks 102.1182 2.54
5-8 drinks 285.067 7.09
3-4 drinks 390.8046 9.72
2 drinks 277.7875 6.91
1 drink 316.0063 7.86
< 1 drink 392.3371 9.76

Frequency Missing = 145.21089579

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
Arlington
Spring 2000

The FREQ Procedure

BEERS, FIVE OR MORE AT ONE TIME

q26a Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Never drink this 2145.295 53.47
Never 5+ at time 620.2733 15.46
Every day 9.99266 0.25
Several times/wk 98.17541 2.45
Several times/mo 331.0037 8.25
About once/month 260.6741 6.50
< once/month 288.2442 7.18
< once/year 258.744 6.45

Frequency Missing = 151.5978296

WINE COOLERS, FIVE OR MORE AT ONE TIME

q26b Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Never drink this 1943.192 48.98
Never 5+ at time 703.0977 17.72
Every day 6.348368 0.16
Several times/wk 73.69235 1.86
Several times/mo 275.3433 6.94
About once/month 292.4934 7.37
< once/month 358.8746 9.05
< once/year 314.2346 7.92

Frequency Missing = 196.72348889

WINE, FIVE OR MORE AT ONE TIME

q26c Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Never drink this 2182.747 54.81
Never 5+ at time 678.0193 17.03
Every day 3.001548 0.08
Several times/wk 34.25814 0.86
Several times/mo 115.5429 2.90
About once/month 203.1158 5.10
< once/month 335.97 8.44
< once/year 429.6316 10.79

Frequency Missing = 181.71417738

LIQUOR, FIVE OR MORE AT ONE TIME

q26d Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Never drink this 2208.04 55.39
Never 5+ at time 528.8156 13.26
Every day 13.90959 0.35
Several times/wk 71.564 1.80
Several times/mo 300.4917 7.54
About once/month 278.4718 6.99
< once/month 332.4388 8.34
< once/year 252.8257 6.34

Frequency Missing = 177.44257992

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
Arlington
Spring 2000

The FREQ Procedure

GET ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES FROM HOME

q27a Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Do not Drink 1620.015 40.55
Never 1035.778 25.93
Seldom 911.4503 22.82
Most of the Time 297.9847 7.46
Always 129.539 3.24

Frequency Missing = 169.23286769

GET ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES FROM FRIENDS

q27b Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Do not Drink 1478.379 37.27
Never 595.8569 15.02
Seldom 630.6375 15.90
Most of the Time 875.5244 22.07
Always 385.857 9.73

Frequency Missing = 197.74485904

GET ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES FROM A STORE

q27c Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Do not Drink 1531.046 38.81
Never 1555.598 39.43
Seldom 432.096 10.95
Most of the Time 284.6304 7.22
Always 141.605 3.59

Frequency Missing = 219.02435874

GET ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES AT PARTIES

q27d Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Do not Drink 1437.524 36.48
Never 614.4371 15.59
Seldom 517.4398 13.13
Most of the Time 698.0109 17.72
Always 672.7051 17.07

Frequency Missing = 223.8834552

GET ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES FROM OTHER

q27e Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Do not Drink 1542.616 39.47
Never 1000.564 25.60
Seldom 671.5096 17.18
Most of the Time 375.5292 9.61
Always 317.8422 8.13

Frequency Missing = 255.9390963

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
Arlington
Spring 2000

The FREQ Procedure

DANGEROUS FOR KIDS TO USE TOBACCO

q28a Frequency Percent


___________________________________
Very 1804.307 45.43
Somewhat 1358.36 34.20
Not very 558.3712 14.06
Not at all 128.8947 3.25
Don't know 121.6559 3.06

Frequency Missing = 192.41111937

DANGEROUS FOR KIDS TO USE ALCOHOL

q28b Frequency Percent


___________________________________
Very 1796.407 45.81
Somewhat 1405.299 35.84
Not very 556.5363 14.19
Not at all 92.07222 2.35
Don't know 71.12136 1.81

Frequency Missing = 242.56397848

DANGEROUS FOR KIDS TO USE INHALANTS

q28c Frequency Percent


___________________________________
Very 3002.974 77.94
Somewhat 569.704 14.79
Not very 113.3222 2.94
Not at all 29.34411 0.76
Don't know 137.3403 3.56

Frequency Missing = 311.31587858

DANGEROUS FOR KIDS TO USE MARIJUANA

q28d Frequency Percent


___________________________________
Very 2218.986 58.20
Somewhat 763.4229 20.02
Not very 493.0243 12.93
Not at all 254.2486 6.67
Don't know 82.68928 2.17

Frequency Missing = 351.62901749

DANGEROUS FOR KIDS TO USE COCAINE

q28e Frequency Percent


___________________________________
Very 3318.746 87.80
Somewhat 304.7967 8.06
Not very 33.76941 0.89
Not at all 13.14738 0.35
Don't know 109.5437 2.90

Frequency Missing = 383.99727837

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
Arlington
Spring 2000

The FREQ Procedure

DANGEROUS FOR KIDS TO USE CRACK

q28f Frequency Percent


___________________________________
Very 3382.517 89.30
Somewhat 255.3337 6.74
Not very 24.44041 0.65
Not at all 13.60217 0.36
Don't know 111.9017 2.95

Frequency Missing = 376.20532268

DANGEROUS FOR KIDS TO USE ECSTASY

q28g Frequency Percent


___________________________________
Very 2774.505 72.39
Somewhat 444.7681 11.60
Not very 184.8595 4.82
Not at all 69.50387 1.81
Don't know 359.054 9.37

Frequency Missing = 331.3097743

DANGEROUS FOR KIDS TO USE STEROIDS

q28h Frequency Percent


___________________________________
Very 2797.654 72.10
Somewhat 664.5496 17.13
Not very 181.7949 4.69
Not at all 39.9088 1.03
Don't know 196.0696 5.05

Frequency Missing = 284.02331592

DANGEROUS FOR KIDS TO USE HEROIN

q28i Frequency Percent


___________________________________
Very 3661.39 92.65
Somewhat 134.5492 3.40
Not very 16.01177 0.41
Not at all 12.52136 0.32
Don't know 127.5838 3.23

Frequency Missing = 211.94356226

USE MARIJUANA AS JOINTS

q29a Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Never 2118.102 72.53
Seldom 262.0942 8.97
Half the time 230.3559 7.89
Most of the time 197.0034 6.75
Always 98.57572 3.38
Don't know 14.34351 0.49

Frequency Missing = 1243.5258002

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
Arlington
Spring 2000

The FREQ Procedure

USE MARIJUANA AS BLUNTS

q29b Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Never 2178.265 74.89
Seldom 282.4986 9.71
Half the time 167.7214 5.77
Most of the time 148.7043 5.11
Always 115.4768 3.97
Don't know 15.78657 0.54

Frequency Missing = 1255.5472858

USE MARIJUANA IN BONGS OR WATER PIPES

q29c Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Never 2298.099 79.66
Seldom 231.0467 8.01
Half the time 158.6704 5.50
Most of the time 118.7068 4.11
Always 67.58649 2.34
Don't know 10.92503 0.38

Frequency Missing = 1278.96603

USE MARIJUANA IN PIPES

q29d Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Never 2284.271 79.28
Seldom 215.2733 7.47
Half the time 171.0461 5.94
Most of the time 123.6704 4.29
Always 72.6824 2.52
Don't know 14.234 0.49

Frequency Missing = 1282.8226404

USE MARIJUANA OTHER WAYS

q29e Frequency Percent


_________________________________________
Never 2515.518 86.48
Seldom 229.4177 7.89
Half the time 48.90543 1.68
Most of the time 23.68785 0.81
Always 36.04592 1.24
Don't know 55.06997 1.89

Frequency Missing = 1255.3549331

DAYS SKIPPED SINCE SEPTEMBER

q30a Frequency Percent


_________________________________
None 2959.762 74.06
1-3 days 695.2981 17.40
4-9 days 218.3468 5.46
10+ days 122.8626 3.07

Frequency Missing = 167.73039024

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
Arlington
Spring 2000

The FREQ Procedure

DAYS ILL SINCE SEPTEMBER

q30b Frequency Percent


_________________________________
None 922.5116 23.15
1-3 days 1962.046 49.23
4-9 days 890.5469 22.34
10+ days 210.6003 5.28

Frequency Missing = 178.29499543

OTHER DAYS MISSED SINCE SEPTEMBER

q30c Frequency Percent


_________________________________
None 1468.951 36.93
1-3 days 2093.58 52.63
4-9 days 326.5352 8.21
10+ days 88.84796 2.23

Frequency Missing = 186.0860866

SENT TO PRINCIPAL/DEAN SINCE SEPTEMBER

q30d Frequency Percent


_________________________________
None 3072.76 77.19
1-3 days 643.9119 16.18
4-9 days 151.8079 3.81
10+ days 112.0965 2.82

Frequency Missing = 183.42362766

SOMEONE CALLED HOME SINCE SEPTEMBER

q30e Frequency Percent


_________________________________
None 3340.296 84.62
1-3 days 465.3625 11.79
4-9 days 84.2046 2.13
10+ days 57.44051 1.46

Frequency Missing = 216.69664736

IN TROUBLE FOR DRINKING SINCE SEPTEMBER

q30f Frequency Percent


_________________________________
None 3909.41 99.41
1-3 days 17.04292 0.43
4-9 days 3.105424 0.08
10+ days 3.105424 0.08

Frequency Missing = 231.33602875

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
Arlington
Spring 2000

The FREQ Procedure

IN TROUBLE FOR DRUG USE SINCE SEPTEMBER

q30g Frequency Percent


_________________________________
None 3925.06 98.80
1-3 days 37.762 0.95
4-9 days 5.772618 0.15
10+ days 4.257894 0.11

Frequency Missing = 191.14780708

DAYS SKIPPED IN PAST MONTH

q31a Frequency Percent


_________________________________
None 3364.057 85.51
1-3 days 479.0258 12.18
4-9 days 71.01062 1.81
10+ days 19.98856 0.51

Frequency Missing = 229.9179804

DAYS ILL IN PAST MONTH

q31b Frequency Percent


_________________________________
None 2483.106 63.35
1-3 days 1289.253 32.89
4-9 days 130.7396 3.34
10+ days 16.7906 0.43

Frequency Missing = 244.1113856

OTHER DAYS MISSED IN PAST MONTH

q31c Frequency Percent


_________________________________
None 2696.975 68.89
1-3 days 1130.019 28.87
4-9 days 73.35956 1.87
10+ days 14.34915 0.37

Frequency Missing = 249.29786151

SENT TO PRINCIPAL/DEAN IN PAST MONTH

q31d Frequency Percent


_________________________________
None 3513.583 89.27
1-3 days 337.029 8.56
4-9 days 63.84188 1.62
10+ days 21.30698 0.54

Frequency Missing = 228.23907602

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
Arlington
Spring 2000

The FREQ Procedure

SOMEONE CALLED HOME IN PAST MONTH

q31e Frequency Percent


_________________________________
None 3706.645 93.74
1-3 days 212.0399 5.36
4-9 days 19.38676 0.49
10+ days 16.0285 0.41

Frequency Missing = 209.89999461

TROUBLE WITH FRIENDS BECAUSE OF DRINKING

q32a Frequency Percent


__________________________________
None 3532.327 92.44
1-3 times 238.5832 6.24
4-9 times 41.92854 1.10
10+ times 8.351589 0.22

Frequency Missing = 342.80998788

DRIVEN A CAR AFTER A GOOD BIT TO DRINK

q32b Frequency Percent


__________________________________
None 3415.699 89.96
1-3 times 260.2325 6.85
4-9 times 68.5953 1.81
10+ times 52.17298 1.37

Frequency Missing = 367.29969178

CRITICIZED BY DATE BECAUSE OF DRINKING

q32c Frequency Percent


__________________________________
None 3610.193 94.09
1-3 times 184.0444 4.80
4-9 times 31.68272 0.83
10+ times 10.99659 0.29

Frequency Missing = 327.08327587

TROUBLE WITH POLICE BECAUSE OF DRINKING

q32d Frequency Percent


__________________________________
None 3699.438 96.06
1-3 times 140.7857 3.66
4-9 times 6.980089 0.18
10+ times 3.863323 0.10

Frequency Missing = 312.93336045

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
Arlington
Spring 2000

The FREQ Procedure

TROUBLE WITH FRIENDS BECAUSE OF DRUG USE

q32e Frequency Percent


__________________________________
None 3533.234 93.80
1-3 times 206.9428 5.49
4-9 times 20.65392 0.55
10+ times 6.06912 0.16

Frequency Missing = 397.10049526

DRIVEN A CAR WHILE HIGH FROM DRUGS

q32f Frequency Percent


__________________________________
None 3418.189 90.74
1-3 times 203.7436 5.41
4-9 times 47.96375 1.27
10+ times 97.12345 2.58

Frequency Missing = 396.98051964

CRITICIZED BY DATE BECAUSE OF DRUG USE

q32g Frequency Percent


__________________________________
None 3626.926 94.39
1-3 times 173.9656 4.53
4-9 times 29.16821 0.76
10+ times 12.43411 0.32

Frequency Missing = 321.50644564

TROUBLE WITH POLICE BECAUSE OF DRUG USE

q32h Frequency Percent


__________________________________
None 3806.344 98.03
1-3 times 65.56 1.69
4-9 times 8.900936 0.23
10+ times 1.931661 0.05

Frequency Missing = 281.26364563

CLASS DAYS DRUNK ON ALCOHOL SINCE SEPT

q33a Frequency Percent


_________________________________
None 3650.092 92.00
1-3 days 241.6763 6.09
4-9 days 38.42673 0.97
10+ days 37.43415 0.94

Frequency Missing = 196.37058984

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
Arlington
Spring 2000

The FREQ Procedure

CLASS DAYS HIGH ON MARIJUANA SINCE SEPT

q33b Frequency Percent


_________________________________
None 3488.92 88.48
1-3 days 250.7299 6.36
4-9 days 63.16162 1.60
10+ days 140.142 3.55

Frequency Missing = 221.04637736

CLASS DAYS HIGH ON INHALANTS SINCE SEPT

q33c Frequency Percent


_________________________________
None 3902.162 98.26
1-3 days 54.41713 1.37
4-9 days 8.280029 0.21
10+ days 6.523909 0.16

Frequency Missing = 192.61731029

CLASS DAYS HIGH ON OTHER DRUG(S)

q33d Frequency Percent


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None 3775.22 95.05
1-3 days 130.2297 3.28
4-9 days 31.95168 0.80
10+ days 34.23901 0.86

Frequency Missing = 192.35990115

ALCOHOL USE AT PARTIES THIS SCHOOL YEAR

q34a Frequency Percent


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Never 1424.388 35.58
Seldom 424.6681 10.61
Half the time 293.499 7.33
Most of the time 547.343 13.67
Always 782.4375 19.55
Don't know 85.5242 2.14
Didn't attend 445.1535 11.12

Frequency Missing = 160.98711258

DRUG USE AT PARTIES THIS SCHOOL YEAR

q34b Frequency Percent


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Never 1804.528 45.19
Seldom 460.5518 11.53
Half the time 330.0411 8.26
Most of the time 414.0261 10.37
Always 416.691 10.43
Don't know 121.1737 3.03
Didn't attend 446.257 11.18

Frequency Missing = 170.73176838

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
Arlington
Spring 2000

The FREQ Procedure

SOUGHT HELP FOR DRUG/ALCOHOL PROBLEM

q35 Frequency Percent


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No 3522.542 94.69
Yes 197.726 5.31

Frequency Missing = 443.73246055

WOULD SEEK HELP FROM SCHOOL COUNSELOR

q36a Frequency Percent


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No 2626.327 66.86
Yes 1301.738 33.14

Frequency Missing = 235.93507294

WOULD SEEK HELP OUTSIDE OF SCHOOL

q36b Frequency Percent


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No 2848.882 73.27
Yes 1039.308 26.73

Frequency Missing = 275.81023374

WOULD SEEK HELP FROM OTHER COUNSELOR

q36c Frequency Percent


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No 2244.44 57.95
Yes 1628.392 42.05

Frequency Missing = 291.16810121

WOULD SEEK HELP FROM PARENTS

q36d Frequency Percent


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No 1707.823 44.07
Yes 2167.077 55.93

Frequency Missing = 289.09997535

WOULD SEEK HELP FROM A MEDICAL DOCTOR

q36e Frequency Percent


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No 2253.713 58.29
Yes 1612.92 41.71

Frequency Missing = 297.36670226

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
Arlington
Spring 2000

The FREQ Procedure

WOULD SEEK HELP FROM FRIENDS

q36f Frequency Percent


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No 826.642 21.20
Yes 3072.792 78.80

Frequency Missing = 264.56644294

WOULD SEEK HELP FROM ANOTHER ADULT

q36g Frequency Percent


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No 1484.326 38.02
Yes 2420.184 61.98

Frequency Missing = 259.49001007

WOULD NOT SEEK HELP

q36h Frequency Percent


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No 3432.184 88.93
Yes 427.355 11.07

Frequency Missing = 304.46050544

DRUG/ALCOHOL INFO--HEALTH CLASS

q37a Frequency Percent


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No 1606.969 47.55
Yes 1772.69 52.45

Frequency Missing = 784.34094597

DRUG/ALCOHOL INFO--ASSEMBLY PROGRAM

q37b Frequency Percent


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No 1499.7 44.86
Yes 1843.194 55.14

Frequency Missing = 821.1059481

DRUG/ALCOHOL INFO--GUIDANCE COUNSELOR

q37c Frequency Percent


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No 2499.958 75.25
Yes 822.2538 24.75

Frequency Missing = 841.7880263

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
Arlington
Spring 2000

The FREQ Procedure

DRUG/ALCOHOL INFO--SCIENCE CLASS

q37d Frequency Percent


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No 2143.261 64.50
Yes 1179.452 35.50

Frequency Missing = 841.2871782

DRUG/ALCOHOL INFO--SOCIAL STUDIES CLASS

q37e Frequency Percent


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No 2982.271 89.78
Yes 339.6638 10.22

Frequency Missing = 842.0650819

DRUG/ALCOHOL INFO--DRUG RAP SESSION

q37f Frequency Percent


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No 2819.376 84.77
Yes 506.6363 15.23

Frequency Missing = 837.98783994

DRUG/ALCOHOL INFO--INVITED SCHOOL GUEST

q37g Frequency Percent


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No 1952.177 58.31
Yes 1395.876 41.69

Frequency Missing = 815.94665795

DRUG/ALCOHOL INFO--OTHER SCHOOL SOURCE

q37h Frequency Percent


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No 2084.782 62.05
Yes 1275.194 37.95

Frequency Missing = 804.02400262

PARENTS FEEL ABOUT KIDS SMOKING CIGARET

q38a Frequency Percent


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Strong disapprove 2820.233 71.35
Mild disapprove 502.965 12.72
Neither 347.4655 8.79
Mildly approve 61.34074 1.55
Strongly approve 29.54384 0.75
Don't know 191.2732 4.84

Frequency Missing = 211.17915005

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district
Arlington
Spring 2000

The FREQ Procedure

PARENTS FEEL ABOUT KIDS DRINKING BEER

q38b Frequency Percent


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Strong disapprove 2663.386 67.82
Mild disapprove 615.2164 15.67
Neither 322.5787 8.21
Mildly approve 107.6578 2.74
Strongly approve 31.67216 0.81
Don't know 186.3639 4.75

Frequency Missing = 237.12528909

PARENTS FEEL ABOUT KIDS USING MARIJUANA

q38c Frequency Percent


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Strong disapprove 3320.786 84.15
Mild disapprove 228.4613 5.79
Neither 159.3983 4.04
Mildly approve 27.31434 0.69
Strongly approve 31.94173 0.81
Don't know 178.537 4.52

Frequency Missing = 217.56122692

PURCHASED LOTTERY TICKET IN PAST YEAR

q39 Frequency Percent


___________________________________
No 3135.741 78.96
Yes 835.614 21.04

Frequency Missing = 192.64521096

NON-LOTTERY GAMBLING IN PAST YEAR

q40 Frequency Percent


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No 2542.973 63.83
Yes 1441.313 36.17

Frequency Missing = 179.71404466

MONEY SPENT ON GAMBLING IN PAST YEAR

q41 Frequency Percent


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$0 2337.778 58.85
$1 - $10 964.3155 24.28
$11 - $50 453.3551 11.41
$51 - $100 103.0649 2.59
$100+ 113.8228 2.87

Frequency Missing = 191.66397046

The frequencies have been weighted so that the


analysis reflects the distribution of students by grade
level in the district