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National Bullying Awareness and Prevention Month

It's hard to believe, but it is alreadyOctober, which is also

Bullying Awareness 
and Prevention Month! 

We at Great Falls recently made a promise to one another to create a culture of respect and safety for ALL students and staff. We pledge to create a positive school climate and ensure our school is a safe and welcoming place for EVERYONE.

It is important for parents, staff and students to Recognize, Report, and Refuse bullying. Throughout October, students in grades K-5 will be participating in Steps to Respect lessons that focus on building friendships and developing the skills needed to be good citizens. The lessons are designed to prevent bullying and help students build more supportive relationships with each other. The messages we share are below.
Bullying Is:
A person being hurt, harmed or humiliated with words or behavior.Sometimes repeated behavior, but it can be a single incident as well.Being done intentionally.One sided. Bullying is not conflict.Unfair. There is an imba…