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Serial bully banned from all schools.

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‘Serial Bully’ Banned From All Schools After She Beats Up Classmate & Videotapes It (VIDEO)

by Kiri Blakeley 5 hours ago

A judge has decided that one 14-year-old girl in Jacksonville, Florida isnot fit for any of the schools in that county. Not because she's a genius. And not because she has disabilities. But because she's allegedly an inveterate bully. The eighth grader allegedly lured classmate Aria Jewett off school grounds and then attacked her while 30 students stood around watching. The fight was videotaped. Aria suffered a fractured skull. The attacker girl was arrested. Aria's parents asked for an injunction to keep the girl out of Aria's school but the judgment surprised even them. The judge declared that the girl was too much of a danger for her to be in any of the public schools in the entire county.

Said Florida Circuit Court Judge Henry Davis in his ruling:

This child is a threat to all of the children at any school. The injunction is a permanent injunction barring this child from returning to any public school in Duval County.

Seems like a common sense approach, but the school's superintendent actually disagrees. The superintendent, Nikolai Vitti, says:

I don't think we should use the bad decision that children make outside of school as an example or scapegoat to make a message.

He reportedly went on to say that education is a constitutional right, and that even a girl who smashes another girl's head and videotapes it deserves one. The unnamed girl already has a lawyer and the lawyer is trying to return her to county public schools.

This shows you just about everything that is wrong with schools (and parenting) these days. Students are living in fear of kids like this bullying girl, and yet what appears to be more important to the girl's parents and the school's superintendent is that she gets her education! Never mind that the education system had failed her so far. Perhaps it was teaching her math and science, but it certainly wasn't teaching her empathy or humanity. I think she needs a different school -- the school of Hard Knocks.

I don't mean like the hard knocks she gave Aria, that fractured her skull and could have killed her. I mean the school that says if you screw up, you pay for it. And if you screw up repeatedly -- as allegedly this girl had numerous videotaped beatings to her name -- then you pay royally. And that means maybe your parents -- who seem more concerned about hiring you a lawyer than teaching you how to behave -- have to move away or home school you. Sounds like instead of spending money on a lawyer, they could have bought their daughter a tutor and a lifetime supply of anger management classes. I wonder if Vitti would be fine sending a daughter of his into a classroom with this girl?

Do you think this girl should be allowed back in schools?



Image via CBS News

Link to the story is HERE.

Do you think she should be allowed back in to school?

Myself, no.

Nor do I agree with the statement that school failed to teach her empathy and humanity.  While schools, or some of the teachers and admin, can certainly teach a child along these lines by their own actions, it is not the school responsibility to 'teach' these things.  There is no class designated for this.  This should be taught, and shown, at home.

by on May. 13, 2013 at 9:54 PM
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Clairwil
by Ruby Member on May. 13, 2013 at 11:35 PM
Quoting FromAtoZ:

Do you think this girl should be allowed back in schools?

Yes.

But only if the judge requires that she wear leg irons for 100% of the school day:


Sure, she might not enjoy how the other pupils react to her vulnerable state, until such time as she learns to be a decent human being.

I can live with that price.


Justice - it isn't the same as mercy.

C12H22O11addict
by on May. 13, 2013 at 11:41 PM
This:
And I vote private school.


Quoting mrssummerlin:

Hell no she shouldn't be allowed in school with other kids.



That judge isn't saying she CAN'T get an education, he is saying that she can't go to the public schools. Her parents could home school the little thug or put the money for that lawyer to privet school.
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eviesmom453
by Bronze Member on May. 13, 2013 at 11:44 PM

Wow. Shame on this girl and her parents. I'm siding with the judge this time.

Lcherniske
by Member on May. 13, 2013 at 11:49 PM
I grew up in Florida and went to a middle school that had a pretty bad reputation. I was pretty quiet and did my own thing- had maybe 1-2 real friends but i think over half of the kids there were like this. They were aggressive, vulgar, and whenever there was a fight they would all run to watch. I never understood it. I hated middle school. By high school at least some kids were more decent and i could just work a lot.


Quoting FromAtoZ:

I would hope that all of those who watched this found themselves in trouble as well.  

I can't comprehend the mentality that standing by, watching, recording and such is in any way acceptable.

So, I just asked my 13 year old what she would do if she saw some one beating up another person.  She said she would go find an adult.  What if there was a crowd.  She would probably see what was going on and if there was no adult there stopping it, she would go find one.

I hope she holds true to what she said should this ever come about.


dtm1491
by on May. 13, 2013 at 11:53 PM
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She should be getting her education in a detention center.
jllcali
by Jane on May. 13, 2013 at 11:57 PM
Why is she not in juvie? When I was that age, kids like her were sent to juvie. They had school in juvie.
Mommy_of_Riley
by Jes on May. 14, 2013 at 12:01 AM
Sure she does.
In jail she can get her GED.


Quoting UpSheRises:

She has the right to and education...asshole or not.
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kailu1835
by Ruby Member on May. 14, 2013 at 12:12 AM
The superintendent should be fired for defending that girl. It wasn't "outside if school" just because the girl managed to get the other one off school grounds.

furthermore, every single person who stood around watching should be charged as accessories to a crime and face academic consequences as well. They are no better.
bozobean
by Bronze Member on May. 14, 2013 at 12:24 AM
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I agree! She can get her GED in prison or some kind of reform school where she belongs. That's what happens to people who get violent. The other kids should have a right to an education without fear for their life/safety. She's forfieted her rights many times over with each time she attacked someone. Smh

Quoting lga1965:

 Holy cow! What is it with this new kind of bully---girls who beat people up  with no thought,with no conscience? She needs to be jailed, not admitted to any school.

Annettey19
by Bronze Member on May. 14, 2013 at 12:40 AM
I think its perfectly fine. Kids need to get a taste of consequences. She needs some ander management help or something too though. Just kicking her out and forgetting about her won't help anything.
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