Oregon - Bullying Policy Scope: 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.

Oregon Revised Statutes 339.356 District policy required.

(2) School districts must include in the policy:

  • (d) A statement of the scope of the policy, including a notice that the policy applies to behavior at school-sponsored activities, on school-provided transportation and at any official school bus stop.

Oregon Revised Statutes 339.351 Definitions for ORS 339.351 to 339.364.

(2) “Harassment, intimidation or bullying” means any act that:

  • (a) Substantially interferes with a student’s educational benefits, opportunities or performance;
  • (b) Takes place on or immediately adjacent to school grounds, at any school-sponsored activity, on school-provided transportation or at any official school bus stop;
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