Statistics in Schools (SIS) is a U.S. Census Bureau program that uses census statistics to create classroom materials for grades pre-K through 12. Teachers and subject matter experts nationwide helped develop each SIS activity to make sure it is valuable and engaging. The SIS program is available now and includes more than 200 activities and resources in a variety of subjects.


  • Using SIS materials, teachers can educate students and adults on the importance of the census.
  • SIS program materials can empower teachers to enrich their lesson plans.
  • SIS can boost students’ statistical literacy and data-finding skills.