TABLE 1

Data Collection Methodology and Study Variables by Data Source and School District

School DistrictData Source
Student SurveyParent SurveySchool Record Review
Dorchester, MDFourth and fifth grade: Interviewer read questions to a class and students recorded responses on paper formsSelf-administered questionnaire completed at homeManual review of school records
Sixth grade: Self-administered questionnaire completed at school
Caroline, MDAudio computer-assisted self-interview completed at schoolSelf-administered questionnaire completed at homeElectronic query of school's student database
Wayne, WVAudio computer-assisted self-interview completed at schoolSelf-administered questionnaire completed at homeElectronic query of school's student database
Variables and Measures
CSHCN screenerX
Chronic conditionsX
GradeXX
GenderXX
School districtX
RaceX
Maternal educationX
AttendanceX
Student engagement, effortX
Student engagement, interestX
Student engagement, securityX
Student engagement, attentionX
Student engagement, motivationX
Disruptive behaviorsX
BullyingX
Bully victimX
Standardized achievement test scoresX
Grade-point averageX
Parent-assessed academic performanceX