Corporal punishment incidents in Kentucky

Change Indicator

Data Provided By
Note: Non-consecutive years appear adjacent in the trend line
because one or more years have been deselected.

Definitions: Number of disciplinary actions by public school districts using physical force with the intention to cause students to experience pain, but not injury.

Data Source: Kentucky Department of Education.

Footnotes: An individual student may have been disciplined by corporal punishment more than once throughout the school year.

** = District merged with county school district.

Updated 11/26/2019