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Bullying Incident Report Form

What is Bullying?

2013 Legislature amended the anti-bullying statute (KSA 72-8256) and became effective July 1, 2013. The Goddard USD 265 Board of Education revised and adopted policy on August 12, 2013 aligned to KSA 72-8256, which can be found at USD 265 BOE Policies.

1) Bullying means: a) any intentional gesture or any intentional written, verbal, electronic or physical act or threat either by any student, staff member or parent towards a student or by any student, staff member that is sufficiently severe, persistent, or pervasive that such gesture, act or threat creates an intimidating, threatening or abusive educational environment that a reasonable person, under the circumstances, knows or should know will have the effect of:

  1. Harming a student or staff member, whether physically or mentally;
  2. Damaging a student or staff member in reasonable fear of harm to the student or staff member; or
  3. Placing a student or staff member in reasonable fear of damage to the student’s or staff member’s property;
  4. Cyberbullying; or
  5. Any other form of intimidation or harassment prohibited by the board of education of the school district in policies concerning bullying adopted pursuant to this section or subsection of K.S.A. 72-8205 and amendments thereto.

​What is Peer Conflict?

Peer conflict is when two (2) students with no perceived imbalance of power argue, disagree, or fight. Conflict resolution or peer mediation may be more appropriate.

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Oak Street Elementary School
501 N. Oak Street
P.O. Box 188
Goddard, Kansas 67052

School Hours: 8:45 AM-4:01 PM
Office Hours: 8:00 AM-4:30 PM

Phone: 316-794-4200
Fax: 316-794-4220

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