The attorney general and a state senator are proposing Indiana provide grants to school corporations that add resource officers to their schools.
Monroe County Community School Corporation officials are cracking down on any copycat crimes.
More than 100 students in the Vigo County School Corporation have contracted chickenpox.
There is no mechanism in Indiana law that would allow the state to takeover a cash-strapped district.
The Indiana Department of Education released performance ratings for all the state's public schools Wednesday.
In 2012, a total of six school districts are asking for more property tax revenue to cover operating expenses, down from 20 in 2010.
Indiana school districts stand to lose more than $114 million if the automatic federal spending cuts go into effect.
Children who are most likely to be abused by a school employee include girls, especially girls of color whose parents do not speak English.
At one takeover school, only 78 of the 215 enrolled students showed up for class.
Drug test results will be shared with the school district's administration, and students will be suspended from activities if they test positive.