Contracts for school resource officers in schools are currently under review.
Superintendent of Schools Dr. Dan Rawls says the contracts have been sent to the Webster Parish School Board’s attorney Jon Guice and expects to have approval no later than the August 3 meeting.
“If the board approves the positions, we will do a budget revision and include them in the budget,” Rawls said. “The reason they weren’t in the initial budget is because they came in after the budget had already been constructed and was out for public review. We have a number of accounts that we have to do budget