Anti-Bullying Information

  • Report H.I.B.

    Click here to report an act of harassment, intimidation, and bullying.

    H.I.B. Updates/Online Safety Presentation (2023-2024 School Year)

    Click here to access these resources. 

    H.I.B. Grades

    Click here to access the H.I.B. Grades report for the Chester School District. 

    Guidance for Parents on the Anti-Bullying Bill of Rights

    Click here to access the document. 

    Contact the School Climate State Coordinator 

    New Jersey Department of Education


    Chester's H.I.B. Policy




    Anti-Bullying Specialists

    Each school is required to have an Anti-bullying Specialist, as outlined in the new law. The Anti-bullying Specialist's responsibilities include chairing the School Safety Team, leading the investigation of any reports of harassment, intimidation, or bullying, addressing situations involving bullying, and reporting on the investigations to administration. Our schools Anti-Bullying Specialists are listed below. 


    Dickerson Elementary School:

    (908) 879-5313, 250 State Route 24, Chester, NJ 07930 

    Michelle Lakefield, Guidance Counselor  

    Bragg Intermediate School:

    (908) 879-5324, 250 State Route 24, Chester, NJ 07930

    Karen Andolina, Guidance Counselor

    Andrea DiFabrizio, Guidance Counselor 


    Black River Middle School:


    (908) 879-6363, Route 513 North Road, Chester, NJ 07930

    Amal Azzara, Guidance Counselor  

    Jenna Spence, Guidance Couselor   


    Anti-Bullying Coordinator:


    (908) 879-7373, ext. 6314, 50 North Road, Chester, NJ 07930

    Brad Currie, Director of Plannning, Research, and Evaluation