Olney ISD Bully Reporting
Bullying, harassment, and intimidation are serious and will not be tolerated.OISD has a link for anonymous reports of alleged bullying, harassment, or intimidation that occurred on school property, at a school-sponsored event, or in a vehicle operated by the OISD personnel.
If you are a student victim, the parent / legal guardian of a student victim, a close adult relative of a student victim, or a school staff member and wish to report an incident of alleged bullying, harassment or intimidation, complete this form and return to the principal at the school where the student victim attends.
The State of Texas defines bullying as engaging in written or verbal expression, expression through electronic means, or physical conduct that occurs on school property, at a school-sponsored or school-related activity, or in a vehicle operated by the district and that: (1) has the effect or will have the effect of physically harming a student, damaging a student’s property, or placing a student in reasonable fear of harm to the student’s person or of damage to the student’s property; OR (2) is sufficiently severe, persistent and pervasive enough that the action or threat creates an intimidating, threatening or abusive educational environment for a student.
Conduct is considered bullying if it (1) exploits an imbalance of power between the student perpetrator and the student victim through written or verbal expression or physical conduct; and (2) interferes with a student’s education or substantially disrupts the operation of a school.