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.

Parents, school staff, and other caring adults have a role to play in preventing bullying. They can help kids understand bullying, keep the lines of communication open, encourage kids to do what they love, and model how to treat others with kindness and respect.

Retrieved from http://www.StopBullying.gov

Need Help, Have Questions, Have Concerns about Yourself, A Family Member or Friend? Please note the following individuals are here to help!

Monroe Police Department: 203-452-2831
Detective Kelly McFarland, Youth Officer and Family Assistance Coordinator x1212

Masuk High School: 203-452-5823
Pupil Services: x7751
Matthew Curry, Student Assistance Counselor x7748
Officer Brooke Larsen School Resource Officer x7047

Town of Monroe: Department of Community and Social Services 203-452-2800