Physical Holding

District Use of Prone Restraint Data
July 15, 2011 – October 14, 2012

Number of Incidents of Prone Restraint

August 16, 2011 – January 13, 2012

596

January 14, 2012 – April 14, 2012

360

April 15, 2012 – July 14, 2012

462

July 15, 2011 – October 14, 2012

304

Percentage of Students Restrained by Race*

Caucasian

60%

African American

31%

American Indian

4%

Hispanic

3%

Asian

2%

Percentage of Students Restrained by Disability Category *

Emotional or Behavioral Disabilities

45%

Autism Spectrum Disorder

34%

Developmental Cognitive Disability

10%

Severely Multiply Impaired

6%

Specific Learning Disability

5%

Percentage of Students Restrained by Gender*

Male

87%

Female

13%

Reasons for Use of Prone Restraint

Protect Student from Injury

26%

Protect Others from Injury

85%

Prevent Serious Property Damage

6%

Total Districts Reporting

August 16, 2011 – January 13, 2012

21

January 14, 2012 – April 14, 2012

12

April 15, 2012 – July 14, 2012

12

July 15, 2011 – October 14, 2012

16

* Data derived from unique MARSS numbers.