Take The Pledge, Make Your School Bully Free

standup Take The Pledge, Make Your School Bully FreeCBS Radio Charlotte would like to congratulate all of the students who signed and turned in the pledge for our 2nd Annual “Stand Up Speak Out” program against bullying. The following schools were our winners who had the highest percentage of pledges turned in. A SPECIAL CONGRATULATIONS to our three elementary school winners, all who had 100% of their school pledges turned in.

Elementary School Winners:
1. Stoney Creek Elementary
2. Olde Providence Elementary
3. McAlpine Elementary

Middle School Winner:
1. Jay M. Robinson Middle

High School Winner:
1. Garinger High

All of the above schools will receive pep rallies at your school to celebrate your achievement and for taking a stand against bullying. Stay tuned for more details regarding the rallies. Thank you to our partners, Charlotte Mecklenburg Schools, The U.S. Attorney’s Office, Charlotte Mecklenburg Police Department, Charlotte Eye Ear Nose & Throat Associates, Town & Country Ford, and the Charlotte Bobcats.

In addition, a special thank you to our two pep rally sponsor’s Citi Trends & McDonald’s.

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RELATED: Charlotte Bobcats Stand Up & Speak Out During Preseason Game

We kicked of the pledge to make all of CMS bully free at the beginning of the school year at Northwest School of the Arts and brought Capitol Records artist Midnight Red to speak to the school about care, compassion and love for each other. Watch as they bring a NWSA Senior student on stage who has shown exemplary moments of care for her classmates.

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Bullying can affect you in many ways. You may lose sleep or feel sick. You may want to skip school. You may even be thinking about suicide. If you are feeling hopeless or helpless or know someone that is, please call the LIFELINE at 1-800-273-TALK (8255)

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See who is also pledging to “Stand Up & Speak Out” against bullying with us!

-Click Here to see how R&B singer Avant talks about how he keeps the lines of communication open with his kids.

-Click Here to watch Chief Of Police Rodney Monroe talk about the negative impacts bullying has in our CMS schools.

-Click Here to see Olympic Medalist Nastia Liukin ask Queen City students to sign the pledge!

-Click Here to watch a US Attorney General and local police officer talk about the consequences for bullying fellow classmates.

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