Bullying

In Montana, bullying is a significant problem, consistently ranking as one of the top self-reported safety concerns among students in our state’s schools. According to the Youth Risk Behavior Surveillance System (YRBSS), 21.6% of Montana students in grades 9-12 said they were bullied on school property in the previous 12 months and 17.6% of students said they were cyberbullied – both higher than the national average. In the fight against bullying, we encourage you to use the resources provided here to learn more about the problem, take action in your community or to find support if you or someone you know is affected. Together, we can make a difference.