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Safe and Supportive Schools / Incidents of Suspension (2010-11)

Number of Infractions (Middle Schools)

Rhode Island

Infraction Category Out of School Suspensions In-School Suspensions Alternative Placement Total
Statewide Total Number of Incidents 7049 6773 466 14288
Alcohol Substance Abuse 24 3 1 28
Arson Disaffection 13 0 1 14
Assault of Student Anger/Violence 397 114 13 524
Assault of Teacher Anger/Violence 40 4 4 48
Attendance-Cut/Skipped Class Attendance 643 731 8 1382
Attendance-Cut/Skipped Detention Attendance 195 722 13 930
Attendance-Left School Grounds Attendance 128 96 9 233
Attendance-Tardy Attendance 42 63 0 105
Attendance-Truant Attendance 5 48 1 54
Bomb Threat Anger/Violence 6 0 0 6
Breaking & Entering Disaffection 3 0 0 3
Communication/Electronic Devices Disaffection 43 28 0 71
Controlled Substances-Possession or Under Influence Substance Abuse 34 4 5 43
Controlled Substances-Possession with Intent to Sell Substance Abuse 36 0 2 38
Controlled Substances-Sale of Substance Abuse 3 0 0 3
Disorderly Conduct Disaffection 1605 2361 106 4072
Extortion Anger/Violence 1 0 0 1
Fighting Anger/Violence 957 203 12 1172
Fire Regulations Violation Disaffection 21 10 0 31
Forgery Disaffection 9 14 0 23
Gambling Disaffection 0 3 0 3
Gang Activity Anger/Violence 2 0 0 2
Harassment-Sexual Anger/Violence 107 22 5 134
Harassment-Stalking Anger/Violence 9 1 1 11
Harassment-Verbal/Physical Anger/Violence 301 194 4 499
Hate Crimes Anger/Violence 1 2 0 3
Hazing Anger/Violence 0 0 0 0
Insubordination/Disrespect Disaffection 1313 1304 119 2736
Kidnapping/Abduction Anger/Violence 0 0 0 0
Larceny Disaffection 87 27 1 115
Obscene/Abusive Language toward Student Disaffection 98 104 12 214
Obscene/Abusive Language toward Teacher Disaffection 258 145 48 451
Other N/A 223 375 59 657
Threat/Intimidation Anger/Violence 225 104 26 355
Tobacco-Possession or Use Substance Abuse 20 12 0 32
Trespassing Disaffection 4 5 3 12
Unauthorized Use of Computers or Other Technology Disaffection 19 6 0 25
Vandalism Disaffection 82 51 1 134
Weapon Possession Anger/Violence 95 17 12 124