Patterns in Middle School Discipline Records


Two exploratory studies describe patterns found in middle school discipline referral records. The first project involved the establishment of criteria for identifying the "most difficult" middle school students who would be candidates for a specialized mentoring program. The second project compared the discipline referral patterns of chronically referred students in three middle schools.


Journal of Emotional and Behavioral Disorders from PRO-ED


  • Tary Tobin

Prevention Level

  • Primary


  • Administrators
  • District Contacts
  • PBS Coaches
  • PBS Teams

System Impacts

  • District Team
  • State Team
  • Whole School


  • Middle School
  • Systems