System Operations


Joe Perno, Assistant Superintendent of System Operations


Barrow County School System
System Operations

Energy and Contracts Manager Allen Henriksen oversees grounds care for our system. Barrow County Schools maintains over 700 acres of property at two dozen locations.











  • Our current grounds care contractor is ACS Landscape Management based out of Oakwood.
  • ACS Landscape Management has 2 full time crews assigned to maintain school grounds including middle school athletic fields and high school practice fields. Their duties include lawn maintenance, shrub pruning, detention pond cutting, application of pine straw.
  • Superior Lawn Care out of Winder maintains our high school athletic fields.
  • All Turf Lawn Care based out of Loganville supplies chemical treatment to the high school athletic fields.

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