SCHOOL SECURITY OFFICERS

  • School Security Officer (SSO’s) are full-time, private, armed security officers who are assigned to work in Rock Hill Schools on the elementary campuses.  SSO’s are employed by and contracted through Allied Universal Security and have received specialized training to work in the school setting.  The SSO’s primary duties are to patrol the campus, provide a visible security presence, and to work closely with school staff and administration to provide a safe and secure environment for students, faculty, and staff.  Through a contract with Allied Universal Security, there are currently eighteen SSO’s assigned to Rock Hill Schools, as well as an on-site supervisor who oversees their operation and administration.