Rosemarie Marronaro, ADAPP Counselor at Our Lady Star of the Sea and Our Lady Queen of Peace on Staten Island coordinated a variety of activities on Bullying Prevention Awareness.
Students at Our Lady Queen of Peace made an anti bullying poster with pledges that will be displayed in the school hallway. Students in grades 1 to 8 at Our Lady Star of the Sea took an anti-bullying pledge, grades 5 through 8 participated in classroom lessons about bullying prevention and the 6th grade students pictured here made a Say Boo to Bullying Poster that will be hung in the lunchroom.
Jackie Imbemba, ADAPP Counselor at St. John Villa on Staten Island, teamed up with the Art Teacher to coordinate anti bullying art projects. Students displayed their projects on the school bulletin board in the cafeteria.
Jeanette Mazzarella, ADAPP Counselor at St. Mary School in Wappingers Falls, hosted a Bully and Substance Use Prevention Assembly Program on October 25th, 2016 entitled, United We Stand Against Bullying and Drugs.
Students in all grades signed a school-wide Bully Prevention banner, recited Bully Rules, signed No-Substance Use pledges, and participated in role plays, activities, a school-wide poster contest and received bookmarks. Younger grades participated in a puppet show.
Mrs. Donna DiMaio Rooney, author of Dani and the Day the Bully Changed Everything, led a visual and interactive session with all grades about her book as part of the day’s events.