The Task-force's school safety and bullying initiative focuses on programming that is designed to help parents, guardians and students to learn the resilience skills to cope with the challenges of bullying.
There is also a 6th grade mentoring programming for boys that models specific concepts of the Character Counts Program and the Red-Tie Club. The program is supported by partnerships with the school and community. Male mentors are recruited to conduct:
In the spring of 2018 a new curriculum will be offered to parents, guardians and students that is called, Raise Them Strong. This program offers information and tools to overcome the effects of bullying and how parents can recognize dangerous warning signs. The video presentations will be held at the Booneville Entertainment Center several times during the spring for families and students.