School Shooting Statistics
Statistic Verification
Source: Statistic Brain Research Institute
Research Date: April 13th, 2015

Questions: What is the total number killed in school shootings and mass shootings? How many students have been killed in a major school shooting incident?

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School and Mass Shootings Since 1996
DateCity, StateLocationNumber Killed
Number killed does not include the shooter if killed
Dec 14, 2012Newtown, CTSandy Hook Elemntary School26
Dec 11, 2012Portland, ORClackamas Town Center2
Aug 5, 2012Oak Creek, WISikh temple6
July 20, 2012Aurora, COMovie Theater12
April 2, 2012Oakland, CAChristian School7
Mar 6, 2012Jacksonville, FLEpiscopal High School1
Feb 27, 2012Chardon, OHChardon High School3
Dec 8, 2011Blacksburg, VAVirginia Tech Parking Lot1
May 10, 2011San Jose, CASan Jose State University2
Jan 5, 2011Houston, TXWorthing High School1
Jan 8, 2011Tuscon, AZGrocery Store6
Jan 5, 2011Omaha, NEMillard South High School2
Mar 9, 2010Columbus, OHOhio State University2
Feb 12, 2010Huntsville, ALCollege Campus3
Feb 5, 2010Madison, ALDiscovery Middle School1
Nov 12, 2008Fort Lauderdale, FLDillard High School1
Feb 14, 2008DeKalb, ILNothern Illinois University5
Feb 8, 2008Baton Rouge, LALouisiana Tech College2
Apr 16, 2007Blacksburg, VAVirginia Tech32
Oct 3, 2006Nickel Mines, PAWest Nickel Amish School5
Sept 29, 2006Cazenovia, WIWeston School1
Sept 27, 2006Bailey, COPlatte Canyon High School1
Aug 24, 2006Essex, VTEssex Elementary School2
Nov 8, 2005Jacksboro, TNCampbell County High School1
Mar 21, 2005Red Lake, MNHome/School9
Sept 24, 2003Cold Spring, MNRocori High School2
April 24, 2003Red Lion, PARed Lion Junior High1
April 14, 2003New Orleans, LAJohn McDonogh High School1
Oct 28, 2002Tucson, AZUniversity of Arizona3
Mar 30, 2001Gary, INLew Wallace High School1
Mar 5, 2001Santee, CASantana High School2
Jan 17, 2001Baltimore, MDLak Clifton Eastern High School1
May 26, 2000Lake Worth, FLLake Worth Middle School1
Mar 10, 2000Savannah, GABeach High School2
Feb 29, 2000Mount Morris, MIBuell Elementary School1
Nov 19, 1999Deming, NMDeming Middle School1
April 20, 1999Littleton, COColumbine High School13
May 21, 1998Springfield, ORThurston High School4
May 19, 1998Fayetteville, TNLincoln County High School1
Apr 24, 1998Edinboro, PAJames W. Parker Middle School1
Mar 24, 1998Jonesboro, ARWestside Middle School5
Dec 1, 1997West Paducah, KYHeath High School3
Oct 1, 1997Pearl, MSSchool2
Feb 19, 1997Bethel, AKSchool2
Feb 2, 1996Moses Lake, WASchool3

The above is a timeline of U.S. school and mass shootings. Number killed does not include the shooter.

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