Olweus Bullying Prevention Information
All Elementary Schools have kicked off their Bullying Prevention Program this year. Listed below are the building focuses and Kick off themes for this year.
Dillsburg Elementary:"DES Students are Out of the World" - We present a Power Point to review vocabulary and rules to prevent bullying (following the Olweus Bullying Prevention model) We also introduce the concept of empowering the By-stander . Kids wear Bully-Free Tee-shirts, We invite the NED show to perform at our kick off assmebly (NED stands for Never give up, Encourage Others, Do your best). NED promotes the term Upstander, referring to helpful bystanders.Northern Elementary:Year of Joy- Joy Assembly - Joy Quilts, Students Wear Bully-Free tee-shirtsWellsville Elementary- Power Point with student survey data and Bullying Prevention Vocabulary, Celebrate Unity by wearing orangeSouth Mountain Elementary- Laser show assembly. Focus on "Bucket Filling" - when students are encouraged to do nice things to be a "Bucket Filler" and not a "Bucket Dipper", who does discouraging things to others.