MCS TIP LINE

Please Note

Tips will not be monitored outside of school hours, on student non-attendance days, weekends, school breaks (including summer) or holidays.

  • All messages left during these times will be reviewed the next school day.
  • Tips should include specific details about who, what, where and when.
  • Please select a Tip category and a school site or location when submitting tips.

Types of Harassment, Intimidation and Bullying

Physical involves hurting a person’s body or possessions. Physical includes:

  • Hitting/kicking/pinching
  • Spitting
  • Tripping/pushing
  • Taking or breaking someone’s things
  • Making mean or rude hand gestures


Verbal is saying or writing mean things. Verbal includes:

  • Teasing
  • Name-calling
  • Inappropriate sexual comments
  • Taunting
  • Threatening to cause harm

 

Social, sometimes referred to as relational, involves hurting someone’s reputation or relationships. Social includes:

  • Leaving someone out on purpose
  • Telling other children not to be friends with someone
  • Spreading rumors about someone
  • Embarrassing someone in public
     

Cyberbullying is bullying that takes place using electronic technology. Examples of cyberbullying include:

  • Mean text messages or emails
  • Rumors sent by email or posted on social networking sites
  • Embarrassing pictures, videos, websites, or fake profiles

 

More information at stopbullying.gov