Bullying Resources and Reporting

The Issaquah School District is committed to a safe and civil educational environment for all students that is free from harassment, intimidation or bullying. In order to ensure respect and prevent harm, it is a violation of District Regulation 3207 for a student to be harassed, intimidated, or bullied by others in the school community, at school sponsored events, or when such actions create a substantial disruption to the educational process.

If your child feels he/she has been harassed or bullied, the incident(s) should be reported immediately to a teacher, counselor, or principal. Children bullied on the bus may report information to Coleen Xaudaro, Director of Transportation, at 425-837-6324 or xaudaroc@issaquah.wednet.edu. Stacey Zachau, Assistant Director of Student Interventions - Compliance, can be contacted at 425-837-7109 or zachaus@issaquah.wednet.edu.

Regulations, procedures, and forms

Washington state legal definition

Harassment, intimidation, or bullying means any intentional electronic, written, verbal, or physical act when the intentional electronic, 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.

Resources

Issaquah School District

Harassment, Intimidation, and Bullying (HIB)

Cyber-bullying