Jacoby hired as Davenport school safety officer
Last updated 9/30/2022 at 10:20am
DAVENPORT – The school district here decided to hire from within for its school safety officer position that has been discussed in recent months. Mike Jacoby was selected to the position after a recommendation to the school board by a 16-person panel responsible for interviewing candidates.
Jacoby's hire was approved by the board Monday, Sept. 19. He began the position a day later.
"Everyone was overwhelmingly in favor of the direction we were headed," superintendent Chad Prewitt said.
Jacoby was one of two candidates who applied for the position. The district opted to hire a school sa...