Central Decatur’s Superheroes
It takes teams of superheroes for a school to function efficiently each day. The Central Decatur operations team, made up of the transportation, facilities and maintenance, nutrition and office support staff provide critical services that impact every student, every day. The operations teams’ top-notch commitment is key to Central Decatur’s success. Their consistent work and constant displays of compassion ensure that Central Decatur is a place for students to learn and grow.
Our transportation team is led by Brian Broich, as our Director of Transportation. The transportation department operates 12 buses and 7 vehicles. Our buses are equipped with digital video cameras to monitor student behavior. Their daily bus routes are 561 miles a day that the 12 drivers drive. In addition to their daily bus routes they provide transportation to around 145 extracurricular activities a year. They do a great job transporting our students safely to and from school and activities.
Our nutrition team is led by Joy Evertsen. She and her team of helpful staff members feed breakfast and lunch to nearly 700 students each day. The CD Nutrition program has been awarded grants for daily fresh fruit and veggie snacks for elementary students and Farm to School grants for supplying locally raised food items for school meals. The nutrition staff take care of Cardinals home and away making sure each student has access to a healthy meals whether they are at school or on the road for a field trip. Their countless and early morning hours serve our students the nutrition they need to make the best of their school days.
Office staff greet students and coordinate connection between students, families, and the community. They provide constant assistance and care to students and staff.