Pennsylvania Youth Survey for 2013

The PAYS was administered during the fall of 2013.  Local Summary Reports presenting the results were sent to the Superintendents of participating school districts and private/charter schools in May 2014.  The report for the results for statewide sample were released in June 2014.  For additional information, contact Geoff Kolchin at (717) 265-8483 of the Pennsylvania Commission on Crime and Delinquency.  

2013 PAYS Statewide Report - new

2013 County Reports - new

PAYS How-To Guide for School Professionals - new

PAYS Workbook for School Professionals - new

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) about the PAYS

PAYS and DFC Reporting

2013 PAYS Survey (English Version)

2013 PAYS Survey (Spanish Version) - The 2013 PAYS was available in a Spanish version.

Informational Fact Sheets about PAYS for Various Audiences

To view the "PAYS for Students" Public Service Announcement, see  To view a webinar on information about the survey, including how to understand and present your local data, go to