Staff in the Facilities and Planning Department operate, maintain and repair approximately 2 million square feet of school division facilities on approximately 570 acres of property throughout the county.The department’s focus is to accomplish emergency, preventive, routine,and predictive maintenance to ensure the operational effectiveness of facilities. The department manages all planning, design, renovation, and construction projects, as well as facilities services contracts.
New Auburn High School and New Blacksburg High School were completed and opened in September of 2013.
Construction was completed on the New Auburn Middle School and students moved in on January 2015.
Our custodial division works diligently to keep schools healthy and clean. All staff members assist the Energy Management program by making sure all lights and equipment are turned off when not in use.