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The department orchestrates the procurement of substantially all materials and supplies used by Swartz Creek Community Schools in its day-to-day operations. All supply orders with an anticipated cost in excess of $11,000 are subject to competitive bid and shall be approved by the Board of Education.
Additionally, the department operates a warehouse to supply building needs for paper, school supplies and assorted custodial supplies. The warehouse is equipped with a loading dock capable of handling almost any semi-trailer as well as a pallet truck for offloading heavy items. Deliveries of large/heavy items intended for individual school use are routed through the warehouse for ease of handling by school personnel.
The Swartz Creek Community Schools is responsible for the procurement of virtually all school supplies and equipment used in this 4,000+ student public school system. Competitive bidding in accordance with School Board Policy and State of Michigan statute is utilized to maximize the buying power of the district.