What Your High School Student Needs to Know

Preparing for Life
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What Your High School Student Needs to Know

What Motivates You?

  • Social relationships
  • Independent decision making
  • Vocational interests
  • Self-Identity
  • Sexuality

Real Life STATS

  • The most current data from The Texas Education Agency reports that students in Grades 9-12 have a drop out rate of 2% – over 30,000 youths annually.
  • The Bureau of Labor Statistics did a Press Release on August 16th 2017 stating from April to July, the unemployment rate for youth ages 16-24 is 54.8%.
  • According to a recent study by the Federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Texas has the highest rate of repeat teen pregnancies in the country. 
  • The CDC also estimates that youth ages 15-24 make up just over 25% of the sexually active population, but account for half of new sexually transmitted infections that occur in the United States each year. 
  • Illicit drug (not including marijuana) use among 12th Grade students in the U.S. is at 14.3% according to the National Institute on Drug Abuse.

What you to today to protect your future can make the difference between living your dream or just living!

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