Poor Academic Performance

School Risk Factors
Poor Academic Performance
Academic failure increases the likelihood of youth engaging in risk behavior. The experience of failure, not academic ability or lack thereof, increases this risk.

Predictor
  • Substance Abuse
  • Delinquency
  • Teen Pregnancy
  • School Dropout
  • Violence
  • Depression and Anxiety
Indicators
  • PSSA Scores (State, County, District)
  • Graduation Rates
  • SAP Referrals by Referral Reason - Academic Concerns
  • PAYS Risk Factor Scale Score
Data for Poor Academic Performance