Bullying has a pervasive, negative impact on targets, bystanders, those who bully, and on the community. Bullying is significantly linked to poor academic performance, high absentee rates, high dropout rates, incarceration, youth suicides, and school shootings. At Prue Public Schools bullying will not be tolerated. Bullying will result in swift and corrective consequences. Students, parents, and the community must work together to overcoming bullying.