School Resource Officer - Robert Gipson
The School Resource Officer (SRO) is a sworn police officer from the Henderson Police Department who is permanently assigned to HCHS. Duties of the SRO include handling any criminal matter that may arise on campus as well as campus security. The SRO, at the request of a teacher, will give presentations to classes on crime, drug and alcohol abuse, or any related law subject. The main purpose of the SRO is to allow student’s access to a police officer who will help them with problems at school or at home.
Ron Butler is another local law enforcement officer that works at Henderson County High School. Ron specializes in Traffic Control at HCHS.