Harassment, Intimidation and Bullying

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    As outlined in the LPS Code of Conduct, harassment and bullying are serious offenses and will not be tolerated.

    To report alleged harassment and bullying that occurred on school property; at a school-sponsored activity or event off school property; or on a school bus, please download and complete this NJDOE Form 338. Please note, this form has limited characters under Incident Information.  If there are more than 200 characters, please attach a separate document.

    If you are a student victim, the parent of a student victim, or a close adult relative of a student victim, and wish to report an incident of alleged harassment or bullying, COMPLETE THIS FORM - NJDOE Form 338. Please note, this form has limited characters under Incident Information.  If there are more than 200 characters, please attach a separate document. 

    Once Form 338 is completed, please return it to the Principal at the student victim’s school. Contact the school for additional information or assistance at any time.

    Board policies relating to Anti-Bullying:

    Policy #5512 - Harassment, Intimidation and Bullying
    Policy #5600 - Code of Conduct (for full document, click here.)

    "Harassment, intimidation or bullying" means any gesture, any written, verbal or physical act, or any electronic communication, whether it be a single incident or a series of incidents, that is reasonably perceived as being motivated either by any actual or perceived characteristic, such as race, color, religion, ancestry, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, or a mental, physical or sensory disability, or by any other distinguishing characteristic, that takes place on school property, at any school-sponsored function, on a school bus, or off school grounds as provided for in section 16 of P.L.2010, c.122 (C.18A:37-15.3), that substantially disrupts or interferes with the orderly operation of the school or the rights of other students and that:
    1. a reasonable person should know, under the circumstances, will have the effect of physically or emotionally harming a student or damaging the student's property, or placing a student in reasonable fear of physical or emotional harm to his person or damage to his property;
    2. has the effect of insulting or demeaning any student or group of students; or
    3. creates a hostile educational environment for the student by interfering with a student's education or by severely or pervasively causing physical or emotional harm to the student.

    HIB School Climate State Coordinator Contact Information: HIB@doe.nj.gov
  • District Anti-Bullying Coordinator
    Mrs. Lisa Capone-Steiger, Assistant Superintendent
    Email: lsteiger@livingston.org
    Phone: 973-535-8000, x8032
    Building Anti-Bullying Specialists
    Burnet Hill Elementary School
    25 Byron Place
    Livingston, NJ 07039
    Ms. Jacqueline Byrne, School Counselor
    Email: jbyrne@livingston.org
    Phone: 973-535-8000, x6948
    Collins Elementary School
    67 Martin Road
    Livingston, NJ 07039
    Mrs. Susan Carter, School Counselor
    Email: scarter@livingston.org
    Phone: 973-535-8000, x6901
    Harrison Elementary School
    148 North Livingston Avenue
    Livingston, NJ 07039
    Mrs. Christine Siti, School Counselor
    Email: csiti@livingston.org
    Phone: 973-535-8000, x8351
    Hillside Elementary School
    98 Belmont Drive
    Livingston, NJ 07039
    Mrs. Lisa Bowe, School Counselor
    Email: lbowe@livingston.org
    Phone: 973-535-8000, x7203
    Mt. Pleasant Elementary School
    11 Broadlawn Drive
    Livingston, NJ 07039
    Mrs. Jennifer Kelner, School Counselor
    Email: jkelner@livingston.org
    Phone: 973-535-8000, x6900
    Riker Hill Elementary School
    31 Blackstone Drive
    Livingston, NJ 07039
    Mrs. Dina Kandel, School Counselor
    Email: dkandel@livingston.org
    Phone: 973-535-8000, x7357
    Mt. Pleasant Middle School
    11 Broadlawn Drive
    Livingston, NJ 07039
    Mr. Christopher Bickel
    Email: cbickel@livingston.org
    Phone: 973-535-8000, x7368
    Heritage Middle School
    20 Foxcroft Drive
    Livingston, NJ 07039
    Mrs. Kristin Fullam
    Email: kfullam@livingston.org
    Phone: 973-535-8000, x8096
    Livingston High School
    30 Robert Harp Drive
    Livingston, NJ 07039
    Mr. Amro Mohammed, Dean of Students
    Email: amohammed@livingston.org
    Phone: 973-535-8000, x8069