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Corporal Punishment in Christian Schools (USA)

I go to a private christian school where they still use corporal punishment (paddling). They use it on ALL students, even seniors. I want to know if other kids who go to private christian school get paddled too.

Are you male or female?

52% (95) Male
47% (87) Female

182 voters have answered this question.

What is your age range?

5% (10) 10 or younger
24% (44) 11 - 13
42% (78) 14 - 16
27% (50) 17 - 18

182 voters have answered this question.

Do you go to a private christian school?

97% (177) Yes (Continue)
2% (5) No (Please do not take this poll)

182 voters have answered this question.

Does your school use corporal punishment for discipline?

97% (178) Yes (Continue)
2% (4) No (Please stop here)

182 voters have answered this question.

PLEASE CONTINUE ONLY IF THE ANSWER TO THE LAST QUESTION WAS YES. What type of corporal punishment is used?

33% (60) Spanking (Hand)
35% (64) Belt or Strap
33% (59) Cane
83% (148) Paddle
5% (9) Other

178 voters have answered this question.

In what position are you placed for punishment?

39% (71) Bent over a chair
77% (139) Bent over a desk
5% (10) Standing straight up
21% (38) Leaning on a wall
15% (27) Other

179 voters have answered this question.

How are you dressed?

41% (74) Fully clothed in daily uniform
47% (85) Pants down/underwear up
23% (42) Dressed in PE clothes
32% (59) Bare bottom (Unlikely)
7% (13) Other

179 voters have answered this question.

How many swats are typically given?

12% (23) 1 - 3
69% (124) 4 - 6
21% (39) 7 or more (unlikely)
11% (21) Other

179 voters have answered this question.

For what types of offenses might you get paddled?

83% (149) Lying
93% (166) Cheating
83% (149) Stealing
89% (160) Fighting
88% (157) Talking back/disrespect
67% (121) Not doing assignments
85% (153) Skipping class
73% (131) Excessive Tardy
13% (24) Others

178 voters have answered this question.

How frequently is corporal punishment used at your school?

62% (110) Daily
31% (55) Weekly
5% (10) Monthly

175 voters have answered this question.

How many times have YOU been given a corporal punishment session at school?

0% (1) Never
6% (11) Only once
14% (25) 2 - 3 times
21% (38) 4 - 6 times
17% (32) 7 - 10 times
39% (71) More than 10 times

178 voters have answered this question.

What grade was your first corporal punishment session administered?

13% (24) K
12% (22) 1
13% (24) 2
15% (28) 3
5% (10) 4
8% (15) 5
13% (23) 6
5% (10) 7
5% (10) 8
2% (4) 9
2% (4) 10
0% (1) 11
0% (1) 12

176 voters have answered this question.

Have YOU ever been given your corporal punishment session in front of other students?

71% (126) Yes
28% (51) No

177 voters have answered this question.

Has ANYONE at your school been given a corporal punishment session in front of other students at school?

75% (132) Yes
25% (44) No

176 voters have answered this question.

Would you please explain, in detail, from start to finish, how a typical corporal punishment session is administered at your school? (Include from the time you are notified of your punishment, to when you enter the office, to when and how you are given the punishment, and how it ends).

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69 voters have answered this question.

This poll was created on 2015-01-26 07:37:35 by pwarner
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