Safety and Security

In partnership with the Pike County Sheriff's Department Bowling Green R-1 School District employs a full-time School Resource Officer (SRO) to help safeguard all the students, teachers, staff, and equipment. The SRO is a regular part of the school environment. They attend school activities, mingle with students in the hallways and conduct classroom presentations. Most importantly, they form relationships with the students. 

The SRO program serves two primary functions: preserving school safety and building rapport between police officers and youth. 

Mark is a full-time deputy sheriff for Pike County. But Officer Bair does more than law enforcement work at school. He provides direction and guidance to students, assists teachers and staff with a variety of issues, but is an outstanding role model for our students.

Officer Biar brings years of work in Law Enforcement.  He has served as ........state    .........years as deputy 

There is no "typical day" in the life of an SRO. The position requires, flexibility, time management and multi-tasking skills, and highly developed interpersonal skills.