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1997 Youth Risk Behavior Survey (YRBS) Acknowledgments
Oregon's 1997 Youth Risk Behavior Survey (YRBS)
Summary Report

ACKNOWLEDGMENTS

Oregon's 1997 Youth Risk Behavior Survey (YRBS) was coordinated by the Oregon Department of Human Resources' Health Services and the Oregon Department of Education.

The Oregon Health Services and the Oregon Department of Education sincerely appreciate the superintendents, principals, counselors, nurses, and teachers who gave their time and energy to administer this survey. Thanks also go to the students at the following schools who participated in the survey (Note: The Oregon Health Services and Oregon Department of Education are releasing YRBS data only on a statewide basis as is summarized in this report. Those schools with asterisks (*) have a School-Based Health Center. Those with a carat (^) participated both in 1995 and 1997).

BAKER
Baker High School*^
BENTON
Alsea High School
Corvallis High School
Crescent Valley High School
Monroe High School
Philomath High School
CLACKAMAS
Colton High School
Estacada High School
Gladstone High School
Lake Oswego High School^
Lakeridge High School^
Sandy High School^
CLATSOP
Jewell High School^
Seaside High School
COLUMBIA
Clatskanie High School
Knappa High School
Rainier High School
St Helens High School^
Vernonia High School
COOS
Myrtle Point High School
CROOK
Crook County High School^
CURRY
Gold Beach High School
DESCHUTES
Bend High School
La Pine High School
Marshall High School
Mountain View High School^
DOUGLAS
Days Creek High School^
North Douglas High School^
Oakland High School
Reedsport High School
Roseburg High School*
South Umpqua High School
Yoncalla High School
GRANT
Dayville High School
Grant High School*
Prairie City High School
HARNEY
Burns High School^
HOOD RIVER
Cascade Locks High School
Hood River High School
JACKSON
Ashland High School*^
Crater High School*
North Medford High School
Phoenix High School
South Medford High School
JEFFERSON
Madras High School^
JOSEPHINE
Illinois Valley High School*^
KLAMATH
Klamath Union High School
LAKE
Paisley High School^
LANE
Churchill High School^
Junction City High School
Mapleton High School^
North Eugene High School*
South Eugene High School*^
LINCOLN
Eddyville High School
Newport High School^
Taft High School*^
Toledo High School*^
Waldport High School^
LINN
Central Linn High School
Lebanon High School
South Albany High School
MARION
Cascade High School
Gervais High School
Jefferson High School
North Marion High School
Silverton High School
Woodburn High School^
MORROW
Heppner High School
Ione High School
Riverside High School
MULTNOMAH
Centennial High School^
Gresham High School
Jefferson High School*^
Lincoln High School
Marshall High School*^
Madison High School*^
Parkrose High School
Roosevelt High School*^
Sam Barlow High School
Wilson High School^
TILLAMOOK
Neah-Kah-Nie High School
Nestucca High School
Tillamook High School
UMATILLA
Echo High School
McLoughlin High School
Pendleton High School*^
Pilot Rock High School^
UNION
Cove High School
Elgin High School
Union High School
WASCO
Petersburg High School
The Dalles High School
Wahtonka High School^
WASHINGTON
Forest Grove High School
WHEELER
Mitchell High School
YAMHILL
Amity High School
Dayton High School
Sheridan High School^
Willamina High School*

Additional thanks go to the agencies, local health departments, local Commissions on Children and Family, and individuals who provided support and cooperation; and to the United States Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Division of Adolescent and School Health Surveillance Section, which developed the survey, provided technical assistance, and partially funded the project.

The following national organizations endorse the local administration of the Youth Risk Behavior Survey:
American Association of School Administrators
American Medical Association
American School Health Association
Association for the Advancement of Health Education
Association of State and Territorial Directors of Public Health Education
Association of State and Territorial Health Officials
Council of Chief State School Officers
National Association of State Boards of Education
National Education Association
National Education Goals Panel
National Parent and Teachers Association
National School Boards Association
National School Health Education Coalition
Society of State Directors of Health, Physical Education, and Recreation

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