ERO's in LHS

Whether you know Officer Johnson as a familiar face in the hallway or the man protecting our school, most parents know him as an “Educational Resource Officer (ERO)”. ERO’s have been appreciated for their jobs overall. Some seem to relate to the students, like Officer Johnson, and they get to know the people at that specific school. “Officer Johnson at La Follette is a loved part of our community and is a great role model for many kids.” Madeline Zwergel (12) said. However other ERO’s, in general, have sparked a ton of controversy, and the debate hasn’t really been mainstream until after the incline of mass shootings in 2017-2018. As of right now, ERO’s are stationed at every Madison school,