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Anti-Bullying Resources & Initiatives

The definition of Bullying from “Saskatchewan Action Plan to Address Bullying & Cyberbullying”, 2013: Bullying is a relationship issue where one person or group repeatedly uses power and aggression to control or intentionally hurt, harm or intimidate another person or group. It is often based on another person’s appearance, abilities, culture, race, religion, ethnicity, sexual orientation or gender identity. Bullying can take many forms; physical, emotional, verbal, psychological or social. It can occur in person or though electronic communication.  

• Chinook School Division is committed to providing safe and respectful school environments.
• Each school has developed guidelines and rules necessary for the establishment and maintenance of safe, positive environments; and various tools and programs are utilized to support students in this area.
• Students and families are encouraged to communicate concerns to teachers and administrators and work directly with the school to resolve challenges that they may experience.  
• Division and school personnel understand the importance of engaging students, parents, school community councils and community agencies in the prevention of bullying. 
• We recognize that bullying behaviour is a complex issue, and welcome the involvement of families in working toward solutions.

 Violence Threat Risk Assessment (VTRA)

Community Violence Threat Assessment & Support Protocol: A Collaborative Response to Assessing Violence Potential (Southwest Saskatchewan Region) 

Violence prevention in our schools and neighbourhoods is a shared community responsibility. All community partners work together to promote and maintain safety and to strive to prevent violence. The Chinook School Division, Holy Trinity Catholic School Division​ and Great Plains College​ are the lead partners in the Community Violence Threat Assessment and Support Protocol within the southwest area.

Current Community Partners of the school divisions and college include the following agencies and organizations:

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