Buncombe County Schools strives to foster a climate of respect and personal responsibility among students and does not tolerate bullying in any form. Anyone with knowledge of a situation involving bullying can either report the incident to school officials or, if preferred, may report the situation anonymously by completing the form link below:
Is it bullying or conflict? Bullying has 3 components.
Intent to harm
Imbalance of Power
- Including race, color, religion, ancestry, national origin, gender, sex, age, socioeconomic status, academic status, gender identity, physical appearance, sexual orientation, pregnancy, physical development or sensory disability or by association with a person who is perceived to have one or more differences.
Repeated over a period of time (or one time and extremely severe.)