Healthy Kids Colorado Survey (HKCS) and Colorado Healthy Schools Smart Source (Smart Source), are Colorado’s widely-administered surveys on the health and well-being of young people and school health policies and practices that support youth health. Data from HKCS and Smart Source are complementary and can be used together to provide a more complete picture of youth and school health. Check out this video to learn more!
A link to the Colorado Department of Public Health & Environment is here for more information and recourses.
Requirements for Use of Data
The Healthy Kids Colorado Survey is administered in Lake County School District in partnership with state and local health agencies to help us better understand youth health and the factors that support our students making healthy choices. As a courtesy, and in furtherance of community efforts to support our students and community, the district is providing public access to its survey results. Use of this data in research, publications, or communications should include appropriate citation to this website (https://www.lakecountyschools.net/healthy-kids-colorado-survey-and-smart-source-information/). Additionally, users are encouraged to use the data in a factual manner that does not disparage, harm, misrepresent, discredit, or demean the district students and schools who participated in the survey.