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Homework and Stress at Mira Costa:Results of the Wellness Survey

Homework. Sometimes even the word itself creates anxiety. And if you’ve guessed that it is teens’ number-one complaint about school, you’re right: When a recent survey asked Mira Costa High School students what causes them the most stress, 43 percent said “homework.” In fact, homework was cited nearly twice as often as any other cause of stress in Mira Costa, including college, extra curricular activities, grades, and tests.  To learn more about the Mira Costa Survey and homework click here​