At Dane Royd we have a 'No Bullying' Policy. We are against any form of bullying and it will not be tolerated in school. On this page you will find out some information about different forms of bullying and what you can do if you feel that you or someone you know if being bullied.
What is Bullying?
Bullying is when someone is being hurt either by words or by actions on purpose, it happens more than once and leaves them feeling hurt and upset. This could be in school, at home and even online.
What to do if you or someone you know is being bullied
Speak to your class teacher, teaching assistant or any other adult in school.
Tell your parent/carer.
Speak to an adult at home and ask them to help you tell your parents.
What is Cyber Bullying?
Cyberbullying is bullying that takes place using electronic technology. This includes mobile phones, computers and tablets.
Examples of cyberbullying include mean text messages or emails, rumours spread or posted on social networking sites, and embarrassing pictures, videos, websites, or fake profiles.
What to do if you or someone you know is being Cyber bullied
Tell an adult- you must tell a trusted adult, at home or in school.
Ignore the cyberbullying- do not respond to the bully, ignore them or block them.
Save/screenshot any messages or pictures- show them to an adult and if it is serious the police may have to get involved.
McGruff- Anti-Bullying Film
Cyberspace Rap- Online safety video