BUILDINGS & GROUNDS DEPARTMENT
Timothy E. Ames, Director of Facilities
Nicholas DiFrancisco, Executive Housekeeper
Bernadette Kankiewicz, Sr. Clerk Stenographer
The Buildings & Grounds Department consists of approximately 140 employees and is responsible for 22 buildings, which consists of 13 active schools, three rental properties, and six auxiliary buildings. We are responsible for over two million square feet of floor area that are maintained and cleaned on a daily basis, plus five swimming pools. There are 98 acres of land, which include 15 district playgrounds, 18 soccer fields, four football fields, 28 tennis courts, and 22 baseball diamonds.
Buildings & Grounds maintains all fields, which includes grass cutting, fertilizing, and drain tiles, as well as snow removal district-wide. We are responsible for recycling and refuse pick-up throughout the school district.
We manage and oversee all Capital Projects district-wide that are approved by the community.