Bullying

The Pittsburg Junior Football and Cheer Program has adopted the following policy and procedure for the discipline for “Bullying” after claims have been substantiated.  It is the goal, if possible, identify the problem and effort to educate and change the behavior and/or actions before serious consequences must be exercised.  The disciplinary steps are as follows:

1st offense – verbal warning of the participant and notification a Pittsburg Junior Dragon Football and Cheer Program Board Member of the warning who will then contact a parent or guardian

2nd offense – sit out 1/2 of the next game and a meeting with parents of the child and Pittsburg Junior Dragon Football and Cheer Program Board Member

3rd offense – sit out the next game.  Failure to attend the next game does not satisfy the penalty.  The player must attend and be present and on the side line for a complete game.

4th offense – possible expulsion from the program at the Pittsburg Junior Dragon Board discretion

Resource links to learn more about “Bullying”.