The role of the School Resource Officer is to create a safe environment for students, school officials and visitors as well as to provide counseling, mediation and education on a variety of issues. The School Resource Officer establishes a unique partnership between the Law Enforcement Community, School District and Local Community.
The duties of the SRO consist of:
Law Enforcement Officer
Enhance the education process by becoming a positive role model
Involved in both prevention and intervention of criminal activity on campus
Assists in planning for crisis response and prevention in the entire school district
The following is a list of classes that are available to the students of the District:
Drug & Alcohol Abuse
Criminal Justice System
Law Enforcement Careers
Internet Safety / Sexting
The Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office School Resource Officer provides services to the eight facilities, 3885 students, and 625 faculty members of the Indian River School District.