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Operations and Maintenance

Integrated Pest Management and Asbestos Management Plan Notifications

As part of the district's responsibility to comply with all federal, state and local health and safety regulations, it must make annual notifications with regard to its Integrated Pest Management and Asbestos Management plans. 

Integrated Pest Management

New York State Education Law Section 409-H and State Education Department Commissioner’s Regulation 155.24, effective July 1, 2001, require all public and nonpublic elementary and secondary schools to provide written notification to all persons in parental relation, faculty, and staff regarding the potential use of pesticides periodically throughout the school year. The district is required to maintain a list of parents, faculty, and staff who wish to receive 48-hour prior written notification of certain pesticide applications. Download, fill-out and return this letter [PDF] if you wish to be on this list of persons receiving initial notifications.  


Asbestos Management Plan

In accordance with the EPA Asbestos Hazard Emergency Response Act, the Bethlehem Central
School District has in place an asbestos management plan to identify and manage asbestos building
materials. The Asbestos Management Plan (AMP) is kept on file at the district office at 90 Adams Place, Delmar. These records are available for review during regular business hours (8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.) or by making an appointment. For more information, contact the Chief Business and Financial Officer in the district business office at 439-7481. Information about required inspections and any scheduled asbestos projects occurring this school year is contained within the AMP.