Bullying Prevention

LUDLOW PUBLIC SCHOOLS | 205 FULLER STREET | LUDLOW, MA 01056 | Phone 413-583-8372 | FAX 413-583-5652

LPS Bullying Hotline

To report any incidences of bullying please call 583-8372 and select 0 (zero) to leave a message. Please be as specific as possible, leaving your contact information (name and phone number) for investigative purposes.

Definition of Bullying according to stopbullying.gov

"Bullying is unwanted, aggressive behavior among school aged children that involves a real or perceived power imbalance. The behavior is repeated, or has the potential to be repeated, over time. Bullying includes actions such as making threats, spreading rumors, attacking someone physically or verbally, and excluding someone from a group on purpose.

Helpful websites

Bullying is a very serious issue that requires our attention. As indicated by our discipline data, Ludlow does not have widespread instances of bullying. However, we feel strongly, one case is one too many. The links below provide excellent resources on the topic of bullying. We encourage you to explore and read each of them.

LPS Bullying Prevention and Intervention Plan

LPS Bullying Policy & Bullying Incident Reporting Form