By definition, bullying is...
When someone repeatedly and on purpose says or does mean or hurtful things to another person who has a hard time defending him or herself.
The 3 key components of bullying behavior:
- Behavior done on purpose.
- An imbalance of power or strength.
- Typically involves a pattern of behavior repeated over time.
All reported incidents are investigated fully and responded to according to Otsego Board Policy.
Otsego Elementary is continuously developing and re-evaluating its interventions to make sure our school is a safe and enjoyable place for all students.