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Survey: alcohol use down, pot up as school outpaces nation

Survey: alcohol use down, pot up as school outpaces nation

By Sumin Woo and Holly Sutley

February 25, 2015

Although Dulaney's school-wide drinking rates appear to be declining, the overall rate remains high compared to the national average. An anonymous survey of 256 students in English classes of all grades and levels shows that half of students drink recreationally. The figure is down from 60 percent...

California students take proactive approach against underage drinking

California students take proactive approach against underage drinking

By Jamie Jordan, Vista del Lago HS, Folsom, Calif.

April 17, 2014

Teenagers and alcohol. Most likely, this combination sounds dismal, but Folsom Cordova teens are changing the conversation. Students involved with Club Live at Folsom and Sutter Middle Schools and Friday Night Live at Vista del Lago High School recently participated in the filming of an educational...