Council Bluffs, Iowa - A 10-year-old Iowa girl was humiliated by her classmates after they penned her down and wrote the word “loser” on her forehead with a permanent marker.

According to NYDailyNews.com, Raeann Dabney was riding the bus home from school when two girls held her down to draw on her face, also marking her with a mustache. The Titan Hill Intermediate School principal has vowed to keep his students safer and has allegedly “taken steps to discipline those involved.”

Considering Raeann comes from a mixed background, her grandmother thinks the incident may be racially motivated. Her mother is black and her father is white and Native American.

Because the bus driver and bus attendant failed to help his daughter, Zachary Dabney is now considering a lawsuit against the school and the bus company,

[WSHH & NYDailyNews]