Bullying Policy (# 5517.01 under Board of Education Policies & Procedures)

The Board of Education is committed to providing a safe, positive, productive, and nurturing educational environment for all of its students. The Board encourages the promotion of positive interpersonal relations between members of the school community.

Bullying toward a student, whether by other students, staff, or third parties, is strictly prohibited and will not be tolerated. This prohibition includes physical, verbal, and psychological abuse. The Board will not tolerate any gestures, comments, threats, or actions which cause or threaten to cause bodily harm or personal degradation.

This policy applies to all activities in the District, including activities on school property, including at any of the school buildings or other property used exclusively or in part, whether leased or owned by the District, for the purpose of school-related functions or events; or while traveling to or from school or to and from school-sponsored functions or events; in transporting vehicles arranged for by School District officials. The policy applies as well during activities that occur off school property if the student or employee is at any school-sponsored, school-approved or school-related activity or function, such as field trips , athletic events where students are under the supervision of school authorities, or where an employee is engaged in school business, or where there is otherwise a connection to the school such that the conduct at issue affects or is intended to affect the student’s educational environment.

 

The district has two Compliance Officers for this policy:

 

Alan Chittick, Director of Student Services

School District of Poynette

Administrative Offices

P.O. Box 10, Poynette, WI 53955

(608) 635-4347, ext. 202


Christy Hellmich, School Psychologist

School District of Poynette

P.O. Box 10, Poynette, WI 53955

(608) 635-4347, ext. 301

 

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