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STATS for our students...

The following data was taken from the 2017 Pennsylvania Youth Survey (PAYS)-Westmoreland County Report

* 4, 894 participants in grades 6, 8, 10 & 12*

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  • 40% of students in grades 6, 8, 10 and 12 reported using alcohol within the last 30 days

  • 14% used marijuana (pot, hash, cannabis, weed) in the last 30 days

  • 3.5% sniffed glue, breathed the contents of an aerosol spray can, or inhaled other gases or sprays in order to get high in the last 30 days

  • 13.2% smoked cigarettes (lifetime use)

  • 7.8% used smokeless tobacco (lifetime use)

  • 16% vaped or used e-cigarettes in the last 30 days

  • 3.1% used over-the-counter drugs to get high

  • 1.3% used prescription narcotics to get high

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