Cleaning Standards

  • Cleaning, Sanitizing, Targeted Disinfecting in Galena Park I.S.D. Schools and District Facilities

    • Hand soap and sanitizer are available in restrooms, facility entrances and near identified high traffic and touch surface areas.
    • Hand sanitizer will be available in every classroom.
    • All workspaces, touchpoints, and other areas will be cleaned and disinfected daily.
    • GPISD has purchased several alternative disinfectant applications, such as electrostatic sprayers and UV-C lights.
    • We have integrated the use of Diversey Brands products, such as VIREX Plus, which is trusted as the number-one name in hospital hard-surface disinfection.
    • We have updated our standard operating procedures to directly respond to COVID concerns and prevent the spread of illness-causing germs and bacteria. 
    • We have revised our cleaning schedule and all staff members have been trained on best practices for cleaning and disinfecting, based on CDC guidelines.

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     Student Nutrition Procedures for Reopening GPISD

    • All employees will be prescreened weekly prior to entering the workplace.
    • All employees will wear masks.
    • Staff will practice social distancing.
    • All staff will be trained according to the CDC/FDA to ensure the best safety practices are followed.
    • Staff will ensure all areas of food establishment are disinfected and sanitized throughout the day.
    • Staff will continue to practice food safety protocols as outlined in the Department HACCP manual.

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     Transportation Cleaning and Sanitation Procedures for School Buses

    • Bus drivers and Attendants are trained in the best practices for maintaining a safe and clean bus environment.
    • Hand sanitizers are available on every bus for your child to use as needed.
    • All high contact surfaces are cleaned and disinfected multiple times each day to mitigate COVID-19 concerns and to prevent the spread of the illness.
    • We use disinfecting applications consistently and frequently for the safety of all visitors.