The Indian River School District will hire security personnel for all of its schools for 2013-14.
Each of the 15 schools will have either a qualified campus security officer or a school resource officer on duty when the school year begins.
The IRSD Board of Education approved the hiring of security personnel during a special meeting on May 8.
The duties of the campus officers will include regular patrols of the school’s building and grounds, implementation of comprehensive school safety plans, and frequent checks of locks on exterior doors.
The district is seeking candidates with previous law enforcement experience to fill the 14 new positions. For more information, call (302) 436-1000.