|Regional Alliance for Substance Abuse Prevention (RASAP) 245 Hairston Street, Danville, Virginia 24540 Phone: (434)797-3981 FAX: (434)797-3970 "Striving Towards a Drug Free Community"|
61% of our 10th
graders reported having had alcohol in the past year. Nationally, 59% of 10th
graders have reported using alcohol in the past year. Locally, our youth are
above the national average in annual alcohol use. 54% of local 12th
graders have reported using marijuana. Nationally, 45% of 12th graders
have reported using marijuana. Again, more of our local youth are reported
having used marijuana than youth nationally.