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Facilities, Maintenance & Operations, Transportation

Welcome to the Facilities, Maintenance, Operations and Transportation Department (FMOT).  Our goal is to provide a clean, safe, "Learning-Friendly" environment for students, staff and the community.  We do this through careful planning for growth, working closely with our development community, maximizing funding dollars through state and federal grants, efficient and sustainable building design and meticulous maintenance of the facilities and landscaping.


The responsibility of transportation of students was taken over by this department in the summer of 2006.  Since then, we have strived to improve the reliability, efficiency, and communication of transportation services.  This department is making significant steps toward achieving these goals.


The FMOT Department has direct responsibility for the following:

  • Design and construction of new school facilities
    • Facilities Master Planning
    • Developer Fee Justification Study
  • Maintenance and modernization of the existing facilities and landscaping
    • Five Year Deferred Maintenance Plan
    • Integrated Pest Management Plan
    • Storm Water Management Plan
    • Vandalism repairs and restitution
    • Energy management
    • Work Order System
    • Preventative Maintenance Program
  • Risk management and safety of staff as related to school environments
    • Insurance claims
    • CAL-OSHA Injury and Illness Prevention Plan (SB 198)
    • Site safety inspections
    • Crisis Response Plan
    • Alarm Response Program
  • Management of  community use programs
    • Park and Recreation Joint Use Agreements
    • Facilities Use Agreements with community groups
  • Operations of the Transportation Department
    • Home to school transportation
    • Special needs transportation
    • Field trips and activity transportation
    • Annual training for drivers
    • Fleet maintenance
    • Annual bus passes
    • Charter services


The FMOT Department has a supporting role in operations that consists of the following:

  • District level custodial services
  • Train and coordinate substitute custodians, placement and service
  • Provide standardized services and products
  • Assist the school sites in custodial hiring and training

Contact Us

Assistant Superintendent of Administrative Services

Jim Ferguson 


Director of Facilities/Maintenance/Operations/Transportation

Shaun Schondelmayer


Coordinator of Facilities/Maintenance/Operations

Tom Brennan

Secretary, Facilities/Maintenance/Operations/Transportation

Misty Parker


Secretary, Facilities/Maintenance/Operations/Transportation



Transportation Supervisor

Carolyn Avilla

Lead Maintenance

Vic Zakharin