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Pennsylvania Youth Survey (PAYS) 2023

The PAYS is being administered this fall during the 2023/24 school year.  Local Summary Reports presenting the results will be sent to the Superintendents of participating school districts and private/charter schools in April 2024.

This year, registration for the PAYS is being conducted online to streamline the process.  Please click the link to be taken to the registration form prepared by our vendor Bach Harrison.

This year, you can view a list of school districts who are registered in real-time!  As a school district registers, this list is updated!  Is your school district listed?
This document contains answers to many of the frequently asked questions about this survey.

This document provides the timeline for the 2023 PAYS administration, as well as some quick facts about the survey.

This fact sheet provides information about the 2023 survey for parents whose children in 6th, 8th, 10th, and 12th grades will be offered the chance to take part.

This fact sheet provides information about the 2023 survey for schools and their community partners who are interested in participating in the survey. 


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If you have a question about PAYS or would like to request a copy of the questions included on the 2023 survey, please click here.