• Definition of bullying:

    an overt, unwanted, repeated act or gesture, including written or verbal communications or images transmitted in any manner, physical acts, or any other behaviors that are committed by a student or group of students against another student with the intent to harass, ridicule, humiliate, intimidate, or harm the other targeted student and create for the targeted student an objectively hostile school environment. 

     State definition and categories of bullying

    For additional information and resources, please visit the Indiana Department of Education's Bullying & Cyberbullying Prevention and Response page.