McAllen ISD Bullying Prevention Initiative
McAllen ISD is committed to each student’s success in learning within a responsive and safe environment. We are committed to providing a learning environment, which is free from discrimination, threats, bullying, and harassment for all students. It is important to support all individuals involved to make sure the bullying doesn’t continue and effects can be minimized. If you wish to make a bullying report, please click on the Campus Eye Symbol above or click on the McAllen ISD Alleged Bullying Report to the right.
Imbalance of Power: Involved parties feel differently about the outcome
Target feels scared, afraid or hurt
Aggressor feels empowered or unconcerned
Repeated over time
Severe, persistent, pervasive
To harm others or gain real or perceived power
Bullying Is Not...
A conflict to be mediated – this sends the message that both parties are responsible
Rite of passage or a normal part of growing up
What Is McAllen ISD Doing...
McAllen ISD is committed to providing a safe, respectful and fear-free environment for all members of the school community.
A reporting system for the students and parents to report bullying situations
A plan of action that outlines each school’s response to the bullying situation
School staff will be offered training and materials on bullying prevention
All students will receive lessons that will help them to recognize, report and respond to bullying situations
Helps students make safe, smart, and ethical decisions in the digital world where they live, study and play.
Deter bullying problems among students
To prevent the development of new bullying concerns
To achieve better peer relations at school.