A survey from Common Sense Media sheds light on teens' changing social media habits and why some kids are more deeply affected by -- and connected to -- their digital worlds.
What is bullying?
Bullying is unwanted, aggressive behavior among school aged children that involves a real or perceived power imbalance. The behavior is repeated, or has the potential to be repeated, over time. Bullying includes actions such as making threats, spreading rumors, attacking someone physically or verbally, and excluding someone from a group on purpose.
Who do I contact if my child is bullied?First, ask your child who they would want you to contact. It may be a teacher or another adult in the building.If your child cannot identify an adult to contact, please consider contacting one of the counselors at (678) 965-5000:Elissa Hughes: 6th grade and 7th grade Last names A-L ext. 341007Sabrina Howell : 7th grade Last names M-Z and 8th grade ext. 341005If your child asks you not to contact the school, please tell them you will contact the counselor, and ensure them we will allow them to help decide how the situation is handled.