We hear you.
More than 220 high schoolers and 72 middle schoolers took the time recently to complete a BYS survey on how the COVID-19 pandemic has influenced their mental health. We are delving into their comments and suggestions as to how we can better support them. Stay tuned, our comprehensive survey report will be out in the next few weeks. In the meantime, we can share that approximately 50 percent of high schoolers reported their mental health worsened due to the pandemic, approximately 25 percent reported no change in their mental health and 25 percent reported an improvement in mental health. Read the full report here.