Schools in Texas District Take on Bullying Online

ANGELA PASCOPELLA's picture
Thursday, September 20, 2012

A central Texas school district is making an extra effort to stop bullying.

Hutto Independent School District added a new page on their website where anyone can go and report a case of bullying.

The district says bullying is not a growing concern in their schools, but the new online tools are meant to keep it that way and prevent bullying from becoming a problem.

"With bullying becoming such a major issue, we wanted to make sure that anyone who was a victim of it, who saw it, that had anything to do with it--a parent that knows about it--has a way to come and report it and get the information to us," said Hutto ISD Public Information Officer, Emily Grobe.

The district's pro-active approach takes students and parents straight to their website.

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