September 30-October 4 is Custodial, Grounds and Maintenance Support Appreciation Week
Lakeville Area Schools recognizes September 30-October 4 as Custodial, Grounds and Maintenance Support Appreciation Week. Our custodial, grounds, and maintenance staff provide essential support to our more than 11,000 Lakeville Area students and more than 1,300 employees. This week we celebrate our thanks and gratitude for these essential staff.
Whereas: The Custodial/Grounds/Maintenance Service Employees International Union Local 284 bargaining unit includes 66 FT custodial, 12 PT custodial, 7 grounds and 4 maintenance staff;
Whereas: Custodial, grounds, and maintenance staff care for 15 facilities, 1.9 million square feet and 613 acres;
Whereas: Custodial, grounds and maintenance staff provide staff and students a welcoming, safe, attractive, comfortable, clean and efficient facilities and building grounds and;
Whereas: Custodial, grounds, and maintenance staff work with all stakeholders to foster a sense of community and pride within our schools and district.
Therefore, let it be resolved: The Board of Education hereby extends its appreciation to custodial, grounds, and maintenance staff for supporting the education of our students, and declares September 30-October 4, 2019 to be Custodial, Grounds and Maintenance Support Appreciation Week in Lakeville Area Schools.