Middle School Success: Reducing Office Discipline Referrals for Students with IEPs

From FY11 to FY13, 37 Illinois PBIS middle schools monitored both discipline data by IEP status and fidelity of implementation for Tier 1 PBIS. Over the three years, students with IEPs in these schools experienced a 12.5% decrease in ODR rate, from 1.011 in FY11 to 0.885 in FY13.