Because students have more access to technology than ever
before, on July 10, 2015, Governor Wolf signed PA House Bill 229
into law. This law defines cyber harassment of a child and makes it a crime in
the state of Pennsylvania.
Pennsylvania School Code Bullying Guidelines require all
school districts to adopt a policy addressing bullying. All schools must
outline disciplinary consequences for bullying behavior, develop and implement
a reporting procedure and form, create an investigation process for bullying
incidents, submit an annual report on bullying, and review the policy every
Links to the left provide you
with the most updated Dallastown Area School District bullying/cyberbullying
policy, a way to report any bullying that is occurring, and suggestions on how
to prevent bullying from occurring.