Coffee County Schools (Manchester, TN)

Name

  • Name:Mr. Jerry Tackett
  • Title:Family Resource Center Coordinator

Organization Address

  • Organization Name:Coffee County Schools
  • Address:1343 McArthur Street
    Manchester, TN 37355
    United States

Organization Phone

  • Main phone:931-247-2170
  • Main fax:931-723-5153

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General

  • Mission:
  • To acquire the knowledge and attitude necessary to achieve and maintain good physical and mental
    health;
    • To develop the skills necessary to function as a self-directed person;
    • To develop the capacity to cope with change through an understanding of the arts, humanities and
    scientific processes;
    • To know the principles involved in making moral and ethical choices.
    • To develop the basic skills of reading, writing, computation, spelling, speaking and problem solving;
    • To develop a positive attitude toward learning as a lifelong endeavor;
    • To learn to identify personal talents and interests, make appropriate career choices, and develop
    career skills;
    • To acquire knowledge and to develop skills in the management of personal and public resources
    necessary for meeting obligations to self, family and society;
    • To learn to act in a responsible manner;
    • To learn of the rights and responsibilities of citizens of the community, state, nation and world

  • Overview:
  • The Olweus Bullying Prevention Program is designed for students in elementary, middle, and junior high schools (students ages five to fifteen years old). Research has shown that OBPP is also effective in high schools, with some program adaptation. All students participate in most aspects of the program, while students identified as bullying others, or as targets of bullying, receive additional individualized interventions.

    Program Goals

    The Olweus Bullying Prevention Program is designed to improve peer relations and make schools safer, more positive places for students to learn and develop. Goals of the program include:

    reducing existing bullying problems among students
    preventing the development of new bullying problems
    achieving better peer relations at school

  • History:
  • The Olweus Bullying Prevention Program
    (OBPP) is the most researched and best-known bullying prevention program available today.

    With over thirty-five years of research and successful implementation all over the world, OBPP is a whole-school program that has been proven to prevent or reduce bullying throughout a school setting.

  • Year established:1945
  • Endowment:Unknown

Staff

  • Executive / Trustee board size:6
  • Advisory board size:6
  • Staff size:450

Registration

  • Organization type:Grantseeker
  • Country of registration:United States
  • Tax Determination Letter:Received Determination Letter
  • IRS Section:501(c)(3)
  • IRS Subsection:Operating
  • Tax ID:62-6000543