Knowledgebase article 10
Swain County High School has a “ZERO TOLERANCE” policy for Bullying. Bullying will not be tolerated in the Swain County School system.
Definition: Bullying behavior is any pattern of gestures or written, electronic or verbal communications, or any physical act or any threatening communication that: 1) places a student or school employee in actual and reasonable fear of harm to his or her person or damage to his or her property; or 2) creates or is certain to create a hostile environment by substantially interfering with or impairing a student's educational performance, opportunities or benefits.
Ways to report bullying:
A student who is determined to have bullied another student may be subject to the following disciplinary action(s):
- Swain County High School
- Aug 8, 2018