Health Enhancement and Safety

2013 Youth Risk Behavior Survey (YRBS) - register now!

Monday, October 29, 2012, 1:31 pm

Registration for the 2013 Youth Risk Behavior Survey (YRBS) is underway.  The YRBS is a voluntary survey of students in grades 7-12 regarding behaviors that may result in health risks associated with: unintentional injuries and violence, tobacco use, alcohol and other drug use, sexual behaviors, dietary behaviors and physical inactivity.  The biennial survey is conducted by the OPI through a cooperative agreement with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).  The Montana YRBS has obtained weighted data results since 1993 - the longest trend in the United States.  The 2013 YRBS registration deadline is November 30, 2012 with the survey to be conducted in schools the last week of February 2013.  If you need additional registration packets or have any questions regarding the YRBS please contact Susan Court at the OPI. 

For more information, contact Susan Court, 406-444-3178