Year: 1993 Source: High School Journal, v.76, no.2, (December-January 1993), p.118-128 SIEC No: 19930675

The major objective of this study was to identify academic and social characteristics of students who misuse the substances of alcohol and drugs. Upon identification of these characteristics, possible relationships between academic and social variables and substance misuse were explored. From these findings the best indicators of substance misuse were identified.