This statistic shows the number of school shootings in the United States from 1970 to March 25, 2019, by the shooter’s affiliation with the school. During this time period, there have been a total of 23 school shootings perpetrated by a parent.
Survey time period
1970 to March 25, 2019
*As of March 25, 2019
The source defines a school shooting as every time a gun is brandished, fired, or a bullet hits school property for any reason.