Building Services

​The Building Services Department is responsible for comprehensive maintenance, custodial, grounds, and environmental management services, as well as capital improvement projects, for Albemarle County Public Schools’ schools and facilities. The responsibilities of the department are divided into four teams:

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The Administrative Team is responsible for the management of the other teams, as well as the planning and construction of the school division’s Capital Improvement Program. This team ensures that the design, construction, operation and maintenance of all school facilities provide 21st century learning environments for the students, staff and citizens of Albemarle County.

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​The Custodial Team provides a comprehensive system of sanitation to our school facilities and is responsible for executing the Recycling Program within the schools. The team places strong emphasis on building cleanliness and understands the importance of this duty in order to provide a successful learning environment.

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​The Maintenance Team provides repair, preventive maintenance, and grounds maintenance to more than 2,331,000 square feet of building space and 631 acres of grounds.

School personnel are able to submit maintenance requests by contacting the lead custodian.

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The Environmental Management Team is responsible for managing the impact of our organization's activities, products and services on the environment. This program provides the school division with a structured approach for planning, implementing, reviewing and improving environmental protection measures with the goal of environmental sustainability.

Building Services Department is excited to announce it will be moving to a new office location on May 30, 2024. Our new location will be at 1180 Seminole Trail, Suite 170 Charlottesville, VA 22901.

Looking to rent a space in our facilities?

Visit our Facilities Rental Information page for information.

Want to see more of what we’re doing?

Check out our Capital Improvements page, updated each summer with information about major department projects.

Matt Wertman, Interim Director of Building Services
Jeff Rohm, Assistant Director of Operations
Tiffanny Morris, Assistant Director of Custodial Services

Albemarle County Public Schools
1180 Seminole Trail, Suite 170
Charlottesville, VA 22901
Phone: 434-975-9340
Fax: 434-975-9341

Office Hours:
7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday-Friday

EMERGENCY CELL PHONE: 434-218-8598