Do more than HOPE your school’s name never appears in these statistics!
School shooting statistics
- In just 21 weeks into 2018 there have been 23 incidents involving gun violence in schools across the United States. That averages out to 1 shooting per week
- January 20 2018:Winston Salem, North Carolina; a Winston Salem football player shot to death on campus
- 01/22/2018 Italy, Texas; 15 year old wounded at a high school in Italy Texas due to a shooting that occurred
- 1/23/2018 Benton Kentucky: 16 people shot, 2 killed at Marshall County High School
- 01/31/2018 32 year old killed in a parking lot at Lincoln high school in Philadelphia
- 02/01/2018 Los Angeles California: One student killed 3 wounded At Sal Castro Middle school
- 02/05/2018 Oxon Hill Maryland: high school student shot in parking lot wounded oxon hill high school
Pearl-Cohn High School in Nashville, Tennessee: high school student shot 5 times in parking lot
- 02/14/2018 Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida: a student expelled due to disciplinary problems killed 17 people.
- 02/24/2018 Savannah, Georgia one shot and killed on campus Savannah state university
- 02/27/2018 Itta Bena, Mississippi: One shout wounded at Mississippi Valley State University
- 02/27/2018 Norfolk, Virginia student shot at Norfolk State University wounded
- 11 incidents in 8 weeks and if we concentrate on just the month of February that’s almost 2 incidents a week!!
- 03/02/2018 Mount Pleasant Michigan: two students shot to death on campus at Central Michigan University
- 03/07/2018 Jackson Mississippi: Jackson State University one shot wounded on campus
- 03/07/2018 one student dead another wounded at Huffman High School in Birmingham, Alabama
- 03/08/2018 one wounded mobile, Alabama university
- 03/13/2018 seaside California one student wounded seaside high school
- 03/20/2018 Lexington Park Maryland: high school student shoots two other students killing one and wounding another
- 04/09/2018 Gloversville New York: student shoots another with BB gun at Gloversville Middle School
- 04/12/2018 Raytown Mississippi: shooting in parking lot Raytown South Middle School wounded
- 04/20/2018 Ocala Florida one student shot wounded
- 05/11/2018 Palmdale California : highland high school students shoots another wounding them in shoulder
- 05/18/2018 Santa Fe, Texas: A Santa Fe High School student opens fire killing 10 people
- 05/25/2018 Noblesville Indiana: student opens fire wounding two students at Noblesville West Middle School.