Is it bullying?

It is if individuals or groups are:

It is also bullying if your child feels hurt because of things said about their ethnic background, religious faith, gender, sexuality, disability, special educational need, appearance or specific issues in your family.

What should you do if your child is being bullied?

Talk to school staff about the bullying. At Lindsworth School your first contact point to report concerns about bullying is your child’s Pastoral Manager.  They are best contacted on 0121 693 5363, or by email at

It will help to sort out what action to take if you can bear in mind that the teacher may have no idea that your child is being bullied or may have heard conflicting accounts of an incident.

What will Lindsworth School do?

Lindsworth School does not tolerate bullying. This is what we do about bullying:


Families who feel that their concerns are not being addressed appropriately by the school might like to consider the following steps: