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Bullying Facts – Do Something.org 

  1. Over 3.2 million students are victims of bullying each year.
  2. 1 in 4 teachers see nothing wrong with bullying and will only intervene 4 percent of the time.
  3.     Approximately 160,000 teens skip school every day because of bullying.
  4.  1 in 7 students in grades K-12 is either a bully or a victim of bullying.
  5.   56 percent of students have personally witnessed some type of bullying at school.
  6.   Over two-thirds of students believe that schools respond poorly to bullying, with a high percentage of students believing that adult help is infrequent and ineffective.
  7. 71 percent of students report incidents of bullying as a problem at their school.
  8.  90 percent of 4th through 8th graders report being victims of bullying.
  9. 1 out 10 students drop out of school because of repeated bullying.
  10. Harassment and bullying have been linked to 75 percent of school-shooting incidents.
  11. Physical bullying increases in elementary school, peaks in middle school

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