Wednesday, May 24, 2006

All the Cool Kids are Doing It

Posted By on Wed, May 24, 2006 at 4:00 AM

More than 30 percent of the 9th-graders in Memphis City Schools have had sexual intercourse. Almost 70 percent of MCS seniors have. And Memphis students were above the state and national averages on questions concerning sex with multiple partners, pregnancy, dating violence, and low condom use. That’s according to a “self-reported” survey developed by the Center for Research on Women at the U OF M and administered by MCS. For more go here.

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