RESEARCH

We surveyed students in our community about their classes, interests, and personal opinions on female representation in STEM

Over twice the percentage of boys took advanced placement computer science and statistics classes.

27% of both girls and boys said that science was their favorite subject disproving a common misconception that girls "just aren't interested in STEM"

Over twice the percentage of girls thought that it was more difficult for girls in STEM with only 22.9% of boys gave a rating of 4 or 5 compared to 50% of girls.

35.7% of girls thought that it was difficult to find interesting opportunities in STEM, with ratings of 4 or 5, compared to only 22.7% of boys.