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Any school can become a Unified Champion School: public, private, charter, pre-K, elementary, middle school, high school, transition, college or university, schools with or without special education programs. If you’re interested in joining the Unified Champion Schools movement, we’ll work with you to make it happen.
* The risk and rate of bully victimization is not equal across student groups, with a number of studies indicating that students with disabilities are at greater risk for being victimized than their nondisabled peers (Estell et al., 2009; Rose, Espelage, & Monda-Amaya, 2009).
** Data from Special Olympics Unified Champion Schools Year 10 (2017–18). Evaluation conducted by the Center for Social Development and Education at University of Massachusetts Boston