MCAA STUDENT ANTI-HARASSMENT / ANTI-VIOLENCE POLICY
There are forms available to report alleged bullying, harassment, or intimidation that has occurred on school property; at a school-sponsored activity (on or off school property); on a school bus; or on the way to and/or from school in the current school year. Bullying, harassment, or intimidation are serious and will not be tolerated.
Bullying, harassment, or intimidation means intentional conduct, including verbal, physical, or written conduct, or an intentional electronic communication, that creates a hostile educational environment by substantially interfering with a student’s educational benefits, opportunities, or performance, or with a student’s physical or psychological well-being and is:
§ motivated by an actual or a perceived personal characteristic including race, national origin, marital status, gender, gender orientation, gender identity, religion, ancestry, physical attribute, socioeconomic status, familial status, or physical or mental ability or disability; or
§ threatening or seriously intimidating and
§ occurs on school property, at a school activity or event, or on a school bus; or
§ substantially disrupts the orderly operation of a school.
Electronic communication means a communication transmitted by means of an electronic device, including a telephone, cellular phone or computer.