"In Wink, middle and high school students who cuss at other students, set fires or steal could get a double dose of punishment: Three days of in-school suspension and three swats."
· Wink, United States
"At Ennis High school, misbehaving students may receive swats but only twice every nine weeks."
· Ennis, United States
"In Olney schools, student athletes can get paddled for disrespecting their teachers or coaches."
· Olney, United States
"In most cases, students opt for corporal punishment instead of in-school suspension, or the parent requested it. Elementary campuses do not use corporal punishment."
· Springtown, United States
"Parents can sign a form at the start of the year if they do not want their child paddled. Swats are sometimes given instead of lunch detention or after-school detention."
· Godley, United States
"Corporal punishment was used 72 times during the 2009-10 school year. Although the punishment is allowed districtwide, the high school is the only campus where it is being used, w/ parental approval."
· Cleburne, United States