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    Pursuant to Indiana Code 20-26-7-37, notice is hereby given that the Board of School Trustees of the Southwest Dubois County School Corporation will meet at 6:00 p.m. on January 21, 2021, at Southridge High School Auditorium, 1110 S. Main Street, Huntingburg, Indiana, to hold a hearing to discuss and hear objections and support regarding the proposed renovation of and improvements to Southridge High School, Southridge Middle School, Huntingburg Elementary School, Holland Elementary School, Memorial Gym, the purchase of property, the construction of a replacement athletic facility and a replacement administration facility and site, athletic and other improvements throughout the School Corporation including demolition and the purchase of equipment.  You are invited to attend and participate in the public hearing.

    In light of the changing circumstances as they relate to COVID-19 and the Indiana Governor's Executive Orders regarding social distancing, please check the School Corporation's website prior to the scheduled hearing to receive up to date information about meeting logistics.  

    Dated January 6, 2021.


    Jon Menke

    President, Board of School Trustees 

    Southwest Dubois County School Corporation

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Bullying Information


SWDCS Bullying Policy



Bullying Assessment Flow Chart

Use this guide to determine whether bullying has taken place.

BULLYING State law

AnchorAs defined by IC 20-33-8-0.2

(a) "bullying" means overt, unwanted, repeated acts or gestures, including verbal or written communications or images transmitted in any manner (including digitally or electronically), physical acts committed, aggression, or any other behaviors, that are committed by a student or group of students against another student with the intent to harass, ridicule, humiliate, intimidate, or harm the targeted student and create for the targeted student an objectively hostile school environment that:

        (1) places the targeted student in reasonable fear of harm to the targeted student's person or property;

        (2) has a substantially detrimental effect on the targeted student's physical or mental health;

        (3) has the effect of substantially interfering with the targeted student's academic performance; or

        (4) has the effect of substantially interfering with the targeted student's ability to participate in or benefit from the

services, activities, and privileges provided by the school.    

(b) The term may not be interpreted to impose any burden or sanction on, or include in the definition of the term, the following:

        (1) Participating in a religious event.

        (2) Acting in an emergency involving the protection of a person or property from an imminent threat of

serious bodily injury or substantial danger.

        (3) Participating in an activity consisting of the exercise of a student's rights protected under the First

Amendment to the United States Constitution or Article I, Section 31 of the Constitution of the State of

Indiana, or both.

        (4) Participating in an activity conducted by a nonprofit or governmental entity that provides recreation,

education, training, or other care under the supervision of one (1) or more adults.

        (5) Participating in an activity undertaken at the prior written direction of the student's parent.

        (6) Engaging in interstate or international travel from a location outside Indiana to another location outside


As added by P.L.106-2005, SEC.6. Amended by P.L.285-2013, SEC.5.