In the Rochester City School District, we are focused on providing a positive and respectful learning environment for students and staff. The emphasis of the District is to create a climate of dignity and respect and to prevent any conduct which constitutes a climate in which individuals feel fear and/or intimidation. If an incident of harassment, intimidation, or bullying occurs, it will taken very seriously and responded to in a way to reduce the likelihood of it happening again.
It is recommended that students, staff, families, and community members alert school personnel and report incidents of harassment, intimidation, and bullying that may involve bias (real of perceived). It is suggested you begin by doing the following: