Financial Cost to Schools as a Result of Poor Social Skills
Schools incur hard and soft dollar cost impacts because of issues with student discipline and
behavior management, as well as the many non-financial negative effects that stem from inadequate
social skills and character development, . This page allows you to enter actual or estimated
numbers for your school or district and calculate the financial impact on your school or district.
Enter the numbers for your school or district below and click the "Submit" button
to calculate totals. For a public school or district, the amount of money spent
to educate a student is readily available. If you don't know the actual amount
dedicated to teaching (the category we use to conservatively calculate student
discipline impact), feel free to estimate the dollar figure and enter it in the
To change your numbers and see different results, enter your values and click "Recalculate."
To get more information on how SocialSmarts programs can help your school reduce
discipline issues and regain some of these valuable dollars lost, click "Get a Quote"
when you've completed your calculations and a SocialSmarts representative will contact