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2015-17 Biennial State California Healthy Kids Survey

The 2015-17 Biennial State California Healthy Kids Survey was released on August 20. The results indicate that alcohol, tobacco, and other drug use continues to decline among middle and high school students, and improvements have occurred in indicators of pupil engagement, school climate, and mental health among high school students. See below for more details.

Read California Department of Education News Release »

See 16th Biennial Student Survey Report »

Examine 2015-2017 Statewide Results using the Data Dashboard »


The New CalSCHLS Data Dashboard

See state and district results on the newly developed CalSCHLS data visualizaton dashboard. Interactively examine trends over time on key indicators of student mental health, school engagement and supports, and school safety and substance use. Key indicators from the CalSCHLS School Climate Module are also presented on the dashboard for those districts that administered the module.

You can also examine disparities in survey outcomes across:

  • gender,
  • race/ethnicity,
  • English language proficiency (self-report),
  • free/reduced-price meal eligibility (self-report),
  • foster and homeless youth, and
  • other student subgroups.

The data dashboard allows practitioners and policy-makers to easily examine CalSCHLS data in more detail.

Visit the Data Dashboard »


2018-19 CalSCHLS Registration opens September 4

CalSCHLS Registration for the 2018-19 CHKS, CSSS, and CSPS opens on September 4, 2018. Contact your Regional Technical Advisor to request an MOU.