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DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA

School Safety and Discipline

Explore data related to disciplinary actions in DC.

This page reports information about discipline and school safety in DC, in accordance with the U.S. Department of Education's Civil Rights Data collection, including suspensions and expulsions for students, school related arrests, reported incidents of violence, bullying, and harassment.

Rate of In-School Suspensions

Rate of students receiving in-school suspensions during the previous academic year.

Number of In-School Suspensions: 1302

Metric performance details by student group

Rate of Out-of-School Suspensions

Rate of students receiving out-of-school suspensions during the previous academic year.

Number of Out-of-School Suspensions: 10388

Metric performance details by student group

Rate of Expulsions

Rate of students who were expelled during the previous academic year.

Rate of Incidents of Violence

Rate of students involved in incidents of violence that resulted in disciplinary actions (e.g., suspension).

Number of Incidents of Violence: 5283

Metric performance details by student group

Rate of Bullying Incidents

Rate of bullying incidents that resulted in disciplinary actions (e.g., suspension).

Number of Bullying Incidents: 189

Metric performance details by student group

Rate of Harassment Incidents

Rate of harrassment incidents that resulted in disciplinary actions (e.g., suspension).

Number of Harassment Incidents: 123

Metric performance details by student group