This site is monitored during regular business hours Monday - Friday from 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. (excluding holidays and non-school days for students).

If this is an emergency, please call 911.

Here are other safety hotlines for immediate assistance:

  • Headquarters Counseling Center: 785/841-2345 (24-hour crisis support hotline)
  • KS Bullying Prevention Hotline: 1-800-CHILDREN (For anonymous reporting of bullying)
  • KS School Safety Hotline: 1-877-626-8203 (For anonymous reporting of safety concerns) 

Student safety will always be the first priority of the Lawrence Public Schools. It is important to maintain open lines of communication between home and school. Sharing information is the best prevention measure! We encourage students, parents, and staff to report bullying.

What is Bullying? Bullying is systematically and chronically inflicting physical hurt or psychological distress on one or more students or employees and may involve but is not limited to teasing, social exclusion, threat, intimidation, stalking, including cyberstalking; physical violence, theft, sexual, religious, or racial harassment; public humiliation, and destruction of property. Bullying is repetitive, intentional, and involves an imbalance of power. For more information about bullying, click here.

You may complete this form to file a bullying report. It will assist us in investigating your concern if you provide your contact information, but including it is optional. You may submit this form anonymously or choose to hide your contact information. Please be aware that if you do not share a phone number and/or email address, we cannot contact you with questions or follow-up information.

Thank you! By working together, we can keep all students safe.

Lawrence Public Schools, USD 497

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