We are responsible for the management and support of construction projects, maintenance of all District buildings, and clean and healthy facilities throughout Oakland Unified School District. We strongly believe that our facilities and school environments are our student's third teacher.
We take care of over 100 buildings, 680 portables, totaling 5,841,891 square feet. We are responsible for the maintenance of playgrounds, gardens, and athletic fields and courts. On average basis, our Buildings & Grounds addresses and responds to over 20,000 work orders per year.
Our department oversees the capital improvement program funded by community passed bond measures including, modernization, new construction, improvements, upgrades, and replacement projects.