Short Definition: % of students who attend academic enrichment programs after school or on weekends
The percent of students within a given school who said they attend academic enrichment programs (such as chess club, robotics, etc.) after school or on the weekends.
This question was answered as part of the SurveyWorks questionnaire and was included in the surveys for middle and high school students. SurveyWorks is the Rhode Island Department of Education's new opinions-and-perceptions survey and is administered annually to all students in grades 4-12. SurveyWorks is age appropriate for each level elementary, middle and high school but it covers roughly the same areas of questioning for all three levels.
Agency Source: RIDE
|School Year||2012-13, 2013-14|
Data Type: Numeric
As afterschool hours are the peak time for involvement in risky behaviors, this indicator allows for comparison of adolescents' afterschool involvement with their involvement in risky behaviors.
This question was only asked in 2012-13 and 2013-14. This information is self reported.
Universe: All students enrolled in grades 6-12 in a RI public school who participated in the SurveyWorks survey.
Tags: Out-Of-School-Time, SurveyWorks!, Extracurricular activities, After School
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