Who can become a SSO?

To become a SSO, you must be hired by a school board and meet these requirements:

  • undergo a background check to include fingerprint-based criminal history record inquiry of both the CCRE and FBI, within 30 days of hire
  • possess a high-school diploma, GED, or equivalent,
  • be at least 21 years of age, and
  • possess a valid driver’s license, if required by the job.