Facilities & Operations

  • Phil Klotz, custodian at Arlington High School, was honored with the Charlie Johnson Award for emulating eight character traits that Charlie embodied: loyalty, brotherhood, selflessness, courage, compassion, responsibility, patriotism, and integrity. Phil is the first employee to be nominated for this award. Click here to read the full article.

    Complementing the district’s mission statement, the goal of the Facilities and Operations Department is to provide unsurpassed services, maintaining the highest standard of visual and physical comfort for all students, staff and the Arlington community, while ensuring fiscal responsibility with our district’s investments.

    The Facilities and Operations Department oversees the groundskeeping and maintenance of eleven schools, two bus garages and 5 pump houses, comprising a total of 1,500,000 square feet of total building area.  Lawn maintenance is performed for 300 acres of grass, as well as snow removal for all parking lots and roads on district property.  

Central Office Staff

Name Position
John Wilson Director of School Facilities and Operations
Joseph Mascarenhas Assistant Director of School Facilities and Operations
Joe Cotter Assistant Director of School Facilities and Operations
Judy Dixon Clerical Staff
Peggy DeVivo Clerical Staff
Bernadette Finn Clerical Staff
Betsy Spontak Clerical Staff/Reception
Joseph Hearty Building Maintenance Supervisor
Daniel Conklin Head Groundskeeper
Niko Anemelos Head Maintenance Worker

Building Custodians/Custodial Workers

Name School
Lynn Gamache | Jennifer Bottiglieri | Kevin Hicks Arlington High School
Elizabeth Bahret Arthur S. May Elementary School
Jen Rohrig Beekman Elementary School
Frank Valentino Lagrange Middle school
Corey Grossman Noxon Elementary School
Matthew DeGuisto Overlook Primary School
Terri Hale Titusville Intermediate School
Shawn Morse Traver Primary School
John Dreyer Union Vale Middle School
Laura Millus Vail Farm Elementary School
Stacey Vail Joseph D'Aquanni West Road Intermediate School