Bullying, Fighting, Threatening Behavior
Richmond City Ordinance 2002-1 states: “It is a class C misdemeanor for any person to threaten physical force against another person or to challenge, invite or engage in a fight.” CCSD policy states, “No school employee or student may engage in bullying (hazing) or cyber-bullying a school employee or student.” A student who provokes others to fight shall have their parent(s) notified and administrative intervention as needed. Consequences may include but are not limited to:
- Suspension or removal from a school-sponsored team or activity including school sponsored transportation.
- Detention and/or suspension.
- Other action as determined appropriate by administration.
- Referral to school resource officer.