Wyoming - Bullying Policy Reporting and Investigations: Policy or Plan Requirements

Area: 
Policy Or Plan Requirements
Policy Type: 
Statute
Summary: 

State law requires districts to adopt anti-bullying policies addressing some U.S. Department of Education-recommended policy requirements.

Wyoming Statutes § 21-4-314. School district implementation; state policies, training and technical assistance.

(b)  The policy prohibiting harassment, intimidation or bullying shall include, without limitation:

  • (iv)  Procedures for reporting and documenting acts of harassment, intimidation or bullying, including a provision for reporting anonymously. However, formal disciplinary action shall not be taken solely on the basis of an anonymous report. The procedures shall identify the appropriate school personnel responsible for receiving a report and investigating a complaint;
  • (v)  Procedures for prompt investigation of reports or complaints of serious violations;
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