ECBP-3.5 Increase the proportion of elementary, middle, and senior high schools that have health education goals or objectives which address practicing health-enhancing behaviors and reducing health risks (skills)

National Data Source
School Health Policies and Practices Study (SHPPS); Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for HIV/AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention (CDC/NCHHSTP)
Changed Since the Healthy People 2020 Launch
No
Measure
percent 
Baseline (Year)
98.9 (2006)
Target
100
Target-Setting Method
Total coverage
Numerator
Number of elementary, middle, and senior high schools that have health education goals or objectives that address the knowledge and skills articulated in the National Health Education Standards
Denominator
Number of elementary, middle, and senior high schools
Questions Used to Obtain the National Baseline Data

From the School Health Policies and Practices Study:

[NUMERATOR:]

Do this school's goals and objectives for health education address...

Practicing health-enhancing behaviors and reducing health risks?

  1. Yes
  2. No
Data Collection Frequency
Periodic
Comparable Healthy People 2010 Objective
Not applicable