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Safe and Supportive Schools / Incidents of Suspension (2012-13)

Number of Infractions (Middle Schools)

Rhode Island

Infraction Category Out of School Suspensions In-School Suspensions Alternative Placement Total
Statewide Total Number of Incidents 5917 5585 35 11537
Alcohol Substance Abuse 18 1 0 19
Arson Disaffection 2 0 0 2
Assault of Student Anger/Violence 390 131 1 522
Assault of Teacher Anger/Violence 49 7 2 58
Attendance-Cut/Skipped Class Attendance 0 274 0 274
Attendance-Cut/Skipped Detention Attendance 0 528 2 530
Attendance-Cut/Skipped In-School Suspension Attendance 0 7 0 7
Attendance-Left School Grounds Attendance 0 39 0 39
Attendance-Tardy Attendance 0 89 0 89
Attendance-Truant Attendance 0 12 0 12
Bomb Threat Anger/Violence 1 1 0 2
Cheating/Plagiarism Disaffection 5 17 0 22
Communication/Electronic Devices Disaffection 15 17 0 32
Controlled Substances-Possession or Under Influence Substance Abuse 61 12 2 75
Controlled Substances-Sale of Substance Abuse 14 1 1 16
Disorderly Conduct Disaffection 1754 1710 4 3468
Fighting Anger/Violence 1033 292 1 1326
Fire Regulations Violation Disaffection 27 14 2 43
Forgery Disaffection 7 10 0 17
Gambling Disaffection 0 0 0 0
Gang Activity-Non-Violent Incident Disaffection 2 0 0 2
Harassment-Sexual Anger/Violence 96 30 1 127
Harassment-Stalking Anger/Violence 18 14 0 32
Hate Crimes Anger/Violence 42 24 0 66
Hazing Anger/Violence 1 0 0 1
Insubordination/Disrespect Disaffection 1244 1771 2 3017
Kidnapping/Abduction Anger/Violence 0 1 0 1
Larceny Disaffection 84 37 3 124
Obscene/Abusive Language toward Student Disaffection 152 125 0 277
Obscene/Abusive Language toward Teacher Disaffection 295 178 1 474
Robbery Anger/Violence 0 1 0 1
Sexual Assault/Battery Anger/Violence 8 0 0 8
Sexual Misconduct Disaffection 17 7 0 24
Technology-Unauthorized Use of Computers/Other Tech Disaffection 35 17 0 52
Threat/Intimidation Anger/Violence 336 173 6 515
Tobacco-Possession or Use Substance Abuse 18 3 0 21
Trespassing Disaffection 20 9 0 29
Vandalism Disaffection 78 28 0 106
Weapon Possession Anger/Violence 95 5 7 107