Reasons for School Absence in Past Month, by Grade Level

Year(s): 2017-2019

Alpine CountyPercent
Reason for AbsenceGrade 7Grade 9Grade 11Non-Traditional
Didn’t Miss Any SchoolSN/AN/AN/A
Illness (including respiratory and dental problems)SN/AN/AN/A
Felt Very Sad, Hopeless, Anxious, Stressed, or AngrySN/AN/AN/A
Didn’t Get Enough SleepSN/AN/AN/A
Didn’t Feel Safe at SchoolSN/AN/AN/A
Had to WorkSN/AN/AN/A
Had to Care for or Help a Family Member or FriendSN/AN/AN/A
Wanted to Spend Time with Friends Not from SchoolSN/AN/AN/A
Wanted to Use Alcohol or DrugsSN/AN/AN/A
Was Behind in Schoolwork or Unprepared for ClassSN/AN/AN/A
Was Bored with or Uninterested in SchoolSN/AN/AN/A
Was SuspendedSN/AN/AN/A
Other ReasonSN/AN/AN/A
Two or More ReasonsSN/AN/AN/A