Prohibition of Harassment, Intimidation & Bullying

Sprague and Lamont School Districts are committed to a safe and civil educational environment for all students, employees, volunteers and patrons, free from harassment, intimidation or bullying. “Harassment, intimidation or bullying” means any intentional written, verbal, or physical act, including but not limited to one shown to be motivated by any characteristic in RCW 9A.36.080(3), (race, color, religion, ancestry, national origin, gender, sexual orientation or mental or physical disability), or other distinguishing characteristics, when the intentional written, verbal, or physical act:

* Physically harms a student or damages the student’s property; or

* Has the effect of substantially interfering with a student’s education; or

* Is so severe, persistent, or pervasive that it creates an intimidating or threatening educational environment; or

* Has the effect of substantially disrupting the orderly operation of the school.

On the next page, please find a Harassment, Intimidation and Bullying (HIB) Reporting Form. Please return completed forms to either Bill Ressel, HIB Compliance Officer for Sprague School District, or Todd Spear, HIB Compliance Officer for Lamont School District.

HIB Prohib Statement and Incident Rept Form.docx