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Custodial Services

Vision Statement

To provide and maintain a clean, safe, and healthy building environment maintained at required standards for the use and enjoyment of the students, staff, and public ensuring that our campuses meet our customer's expectations while remaining conducive to teaching and learning.

 

Mission

The Custodial Department provides and maintains the physical environment of each school facility and building within the system. The department’s primary purpose is keeping the buildings clean and sanitary through daily maintenance of each facility, creating and maintaining a comfortable, safe, and functional teaching and learning environment. The custodial staff recognizes the investment that the Valdosta City School System makes in providing its district with modern, up-to-date schools and takes pride in caring for these facilities in the most cost effective manner by keeping informed of the newest products and cleaning methods and providing them with a service worthy of recognition. Therefore, the custodial department strives to exceed the expectation of our customer, defined as students, parents, guests, teachers, staff, administration, and fellow employees through committing to shared values and achieving the highest level of customer satisfaction with an implausible emphasis on the creation of partnerships and teamwork.

 

Belief Statements

We believe in cleaning for health first.

We believe in going beyond health and safety regulations.

We believe in being respectful to the environment.

We believe in a systematic cleaning concept.

We believe in simplicity in product and working procedures.

We believe in exceeding cleaning expectations.

We believe in being professional and ethical.

We believe the Custodial Department is a valuable asset to the Valdosta City School System by supporting education, faculty members, students, and the community.

We believe in unification of all supporting services in achieving a common goal for the education of all students within the system.


James Wakefield
Director of Custodial Services
1204 Williams Street 
Valdosta, GA 31602
p (229) 333-8516
jwakefield@gocats.org 
 
Greta Smith
Custodial Supervisor
1204 Williams Street 
Valdosta, GA 31602
p (229) 333-8516