Percentage of students reporting interest in current events

  • Taking an interest in important events happening in the world around you is an important step for students who want to make positive contributions in our communities and beyond.  The data shown here are from the annual WCPSS student survey, which is conducted in grades 5, 8, and 9.  Overall, 68% of students in 2015 agreed with the statement “I pay attention to what is going on in the news.”  See for more information on the WCPSS Student Survey.