Controversy over school's anti-bullying program

By: Associated Press Email
By: Associated Press Email

FOUNTAIN, Colo. (AP) -- An anti-bullying campaign is causing controversy at a Fountain public school.

This week, 4th through 6th graders are taking turns being ignored at James Madison Charter Academy.

The principal tells KKTV-TV ( the program will help stop bullying, but not everyone agrees.

One mother said shunning another student is not the same as bullying, and the campaign does not send the right message that real bullies should not be tolerated.

You must be logged in to post comments.

Password (case sensitive):
Remember Me:
KKCO NBC 11 News
2531 Blichmann Avenue
Grand Junction, CO 81505

Station Phone: 970.243.1111
Business Fax: 970.243.1770
Newsroom Fax: 970.245.3793
News Tip & Contest Line: 970.255.8477
Copyright © 2002-2016 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 231921731 -
Gray Television, Inc.