Bullying

What is it?

Bullying is unwanted, aggressive behavior that involves a real or perceived power imbalance. The behavior is repeated, or has the potential to be repeated, over time and can be verbal, social, physical, or digital (cyber).


Bullying

Verbal Bullying

  • Teasing
  • Name-calling
  • Inappropriate sexual comments
  • Taunting
  • Threatening to cause harm

Bullying

Social Bullying

  • Leaving someone out on purpose
  • Telling other people not to be friends with someone
  • Embarrassing someone in public

Bullying

Physical Bullying

  • Hitting, kicking, and pinching
  • Spitting
  • Tripping and pushing
  • Taking or breaking someone's things
  • Making mean or rude hand gestures

Bullying

Cyberbullying

  • Transmission of harmful texts, sounds, images, direct threats, or other harassing communications using the Internet and social media.
  • Hacking someone's account


How to Report



If you experience bullying, sexual harassment, or other harassment, notify any staff member. You may also text or call an anonymous tips. If you witness a friend or yourself suffering from these effects, speak up and report the situation.

      • Emotional problems (such as stress, anger, depression, or anxiety)
      • Physical problems (such as headaches, stomach cramps, vomiting, loss of appetite, or skin breakouts)
      • Withdrawal from friends or social activities
      • Decline in schoolwork

TIP 411

This an anonymous tip line to alert administration of bullying an other threats to the safety and well-being of our students and staff.

SchoolTIP Line

BCHS- Text "Thunder" + your tip

847411

Call

These are direct phone lines to contact administration of bullying an other threats to the safety and well-being of our students and staff.

SchoolPhone Number
Buhach Colony HS325-1447


Report It Forms


Use the Report It forms. These forms can be found in the counselor’s office (H-10) and in A-11, or speak to admin directly- they’re here to help. There is also a digital form you may use which is located on the Buhach Colony High School website under “Student Life”.


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