Policy No. 541: Student Rights and Responsibilities Code

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Definitions

3.3 Bullying and cyberbullying: Repeated and/or severe aggressive behaviors that intimidate or intentionally harm or control another person physically or emotionally, and are not protected by the First Amendment.

Categories of prohibited misconduct include but are not limited to the following:

4.3.2.12 Harm to person(s). Intentional or reckless physical harm, threats, intimidation, hazing, bullying, cyberbullying, coercion, retaliation, and/or other conduct, including assisting in the foregoing, that threatens or endangers the health or safety of any person. Additionally, participation or cooperation by person(s) being harmed does not excuse the violation.

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