Bullying and Bullying Prevention

Franklin Regional School District is committed to preventing and stopping bullying by adopting the Olweus Bullying Prevention Program in the schools and through setting and following district policies.  Any concerns regarding bullying in the schools should be promptly reported to the school principal, teachers and/or counselor.

The following links are suggested by our school counselors to help parents find additional information pertaining to bullying and bullying prevention.

Pennsylvania Attorney General – Protecting Families with information and law enforcement www.attorneygeneral.gov/kidsparents.aspx?id=1568

 www.attorneygeneral.gov

Olweus Bullying Prevention Program – Evidence based program that deals with bullying at the school wide, classroom, individual and community levels. Information website for parents:  http://www.violencepreventionworks.org/public/bullying.pa

Highmark Foundation – dedicated to providing the community with services and information to keeping families healthy.  Preventing bullying initiative offers many resources, including Olweus Bullying Prevention Program. www.highmarkfoundation.org/iniatives/bullyprevention

       Murrysville Police 24 Hour Tip Line

Murrysville Police working together with FRSD to provide safe schools and communities to respond to citizen concerns; including bullying incidents.

      *Caller may remain anonymous

724-387-HELP (4357)