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Say Something

Elkin City Schools has adopted the "Say Something Anonymous Reporting System" for middle and high schools.
3 Steps of Say Something

Recognize The Signs

Learn about different types of warning signs or threats and how to spot them, especially on social media.


Act Immediately, Take It Seriously

Understand strategies to take action and overcome potential barriers to being an “upstander” rather than a “bystander.”


Say Something

Learn how to intervene by telling a trusted adult or using an anonymous reporting system.


What Are The Warning Signs?

Examples of what to report:
  • Assault
  • Abuse (physical, verbal)
  • Bullying or regular intimidation
  • Bragging about an upcoming planned attack
  • Depression, anxiety or loss of self-control
  • Fighting
  • Gun Violence / Violence
  • Harassment
  • Hopelessness, excessive guilt or worthlessness
  • Reckless behavior
  • Social isolation or withdrawal
  • Substance abuse
  • Suicide threats, cutting or other self-harm
  • Theft
  • Threats
  • Weapons (use of and/or discussion about)
This system allows individuals to anonymously report safety concerns through a telephone crisis hotline, website or mobile app.