Regulations & Guidance

New Jersey's Anti- Bullying Bill of Rights
On January 5, 2011, Governor Chris Christie signed into law P.L.2010, Chapter 122, known as the Anti-bullying Bill of Rights.

Model Policies and Guidance For Prohibiting Harassment, Intimidation and Bullying
The NJDOE's revised its model HIB policies and guidance documents in April 2011 to assists districts with meeting the requirements of the new Anti- Bullying Bill of Rights law.

School Security Drill Law Guidance

School Safety and Security Plans: N.J.A.C. 6A:16-5.1

School Safety and Security: N.J.A.C Chapter 16 Subchapter 5

A Uniform State Memorandum of Agreement Between Education and Law Enforcement Officials:

School Violence Awareness Week Guidelines

Safe Schools Policies and Guidance

Student Behavior Policies and Guidance

Adoption of Harassment, Intimidation and Bullying Policies
Notification of requirements for school districts to adopt school harassment, intimidation and bullying policies and announcement of supportive resources for complying with the provisions of the authorizing statute.

Model Policy and Guidance for Prohibiting Harassment, Intimidation and Bullying on School Property, at School-Sponsored Functions and on School Buses
This model and guidance are designed to assist school districts in developing the required policies and procedures (pursuant to N.J.S.A. 18A:37-13 et seq. and N.J.A.C. 6A:16-7.9, Intimidation, harassment, and bullying) prohibiting harassment, intimidation and bullying on school property, at school-sponsored functions and on school buses for grades kindergarten through 12.

Mandatory Gang Awareness Training for School Administrators:

School Administrator Procedures: Responding to Critical Incidents: