“I was like dazed and I couldn’t hardly stand,” Phillips told Channel 2. “My eyes were just closed.”
Jester believes other parents should speak up, because her son isn’t the only one affected.
Henry County Schools declined to speak to Channel 2 about this case, specifically, but the district said it takes bullying seriously and officials encourage students to report incidents.
Jester told Channel 2 the fact that a teacher was present during the alleged assault is one of her biggest concerns.
“After it was over with, that’s when the teacher came over,” Jester said.
Jester told the station she’s considering pressing charges.