TESTIMONIAL - "The data obtained through the IYS assists with planning, grant applications and reporting." - Christopher Koch, Ed.D., State Superintendent of Education

WHAT DO SCHOOL GET FROM SURVEYING? IYS provides local relevant data to assist with school prevention planning on multiple social and health issues.

CUSTOMIZE YOUR SURVEY - Add up to 30 local questions and maximize your time!

BENEFITS TO COMMUNITIES - IYS data can be used for a variety of community needs ranging from identifying fundraising needs for local PTA/PTO efforts to providing data to support community initiative's

Data You Can Actually Use

IYS creates individualized, easy-to-use reports that you can use to assess school needs, track progress towards your school's physical, social and mental health goals, and evaluate student support services. Best of all, it's free to all Illinois schools.

Data You Can Actually Use - Register Now

Custom Individual Reports

IYS gathers health and social indicator data from 8th, 10th, and 12th grade students at your school. For convenience, the survey is available both in paper/pencil format or online. Schools can even include up to 30 questions of their choice for a more customized survey.

Sample Report - Opens a PDF

Bullying. Depression. Drug Use. See how your school compares.


  • 2018 Survey Administration is now CLOSED. Paper surveys received after July 15th will not be processed.
  • 2018 IYS County & Chicago Community Area (CCA) Reports are now available!
  • 2018 IYS State and Chicago Community Area Reports will be available in the Fall.  
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The IYS Survey

  • FREE to all Illinois schools (grades 8, 10, and 12)
  • Schools may include up to 30 questions of their choice
  • Available in English and Spanish
  • Administered online or in paper format
  • Easy-to-use, individual school reports