Bullying in Elementary School
In elementary school, bullying usually takes place beginning in Junior Kindergarten.
Both boys and girls bullying in elementary school but it is different than in middle or high school.
You'll see more physical forms like punching, kicking, tripping, name calling and even some exclusion
If you suspect your child is being bullied, there are ways to know, as they will begin to display certain mental and physical effects.
To find out more go to https://www.reportbullying.com/articles/
Here are some statistics. Source: National Education Association, 2001
It is estimated that 160,000 children miss school every day due to fear of attack or intimidation by other students.
1 in 7 students in Grades K-12 is either a bully or a victim of bullying
15% of all school absenteeism is directly related to fears of being bullied at school.
90% of 4th through 8th graders report being victims of bullying
According to bullying statistics, 1 out of every 10 students who drops out of school does so because of repeated bullying.