Statistically driving: looking at the numbers behind student drivers


Ilena Peng

For more, see Ride Along from the Sept. issue of El Estoque

Whether it be through their 18th birthday, graduating high school or getting their driver’s license, there are many ways that a teenager transitions into the adult world. Driving is typically associated with coming of age and continues to be an important milestone that brings both the responsibility of adulthood and the feeling of independence. According to a survey of 217 MVHS students, 37.3% of MVHS students have driven or know how to drive a car. Look below to find more interesting statistics.