The family released shocking images of their sons attack with a plea to stop bulling.
The photos show the aftermath of an attack on a 15-year-old schoolboy who was left covered in blood and a swollen face right after stepping off his bus.
The shocking photos have been released to show the impact of the bullying the 15-year-old suffered on his daily way home from school.
The boy suffered two fat lips and was taken to hospital with a suspected broken jaw.
Police are investigating the attack in Bridgend, South Wales and a 17-year-old boy has been arrested.
A spokesman for South Wales Police said: "The incident occurred as the 15 year-old victim got off a bus at Woodland Place after school. He sustained serious facial injuries which required hospital treatment."