There are many forms of bullying (please see below). This can occur during and after school, or, on and off school grounds.
Bullying is not allowed or tolerated at Joy Preparatory Academy.
Physical bullying – repeated pushing, bumping, or other unwanted physical contact designed and intended to harm, embarrass, or demean another student.
Verbal bullying – repeated teasing, name-calling, use of profanity towards another individual, or harmful gossip.
Relational bullying – repeated intimidation, humiliation, exclusion, or social isolation.
Cyber bullying – repeatedly takes place electronically through text messaging or on social networks.
*** If you believe that the behavior you have either experienced or witnessed is bullying – please complete the anonymous bullying report.