Pest Control for Schools and School Districts

Pest Control for Schools and School Districts

Are pests disrupting the learning environment in your school or district? Killroy Pest Control understands the unique challenges educational institutions face when it comes to pest management. With decades of experience serving schools, we are committed to providing effective and comprehensive pest control solutions tailored to the needs of educational facilities.

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Integrated Pest Management (IPM) for Schools

At Killroy Pest Control, we prioritize Integrated Pest Management (IPM) strategies for schools and districts. IPM is an environmentally sensitive approach that focuses on long-term prevention and control. IPM is a combination of techniques such as:

Our team of experts works closely with school administrators and staff. Together we develop IPM plans that address pest issues while minimizing risks to students, faculty, and the environment.

Comprehensive Pest Control Services

We offer full-service pest control solutions to tackle a wide range of pest problems commonly found in schools, including:

Weed Abatement and Removal Services

In addition to pest control, Killroy Pest Control offers professional weed abatement and removal services to maintain the school grounds. Our team utilizes effective methods to control and eliminate weeds. This ensures a clean and inviting outdoor environment for students and visitors.

Weed Abatement and Removal Services

Pest Control for Schools FAQs

Integrated Pest Management (IPM) is an environmentally sensitive approach to pest management that focuses on prevention, monitoring, and control. By implementing IPM, we can manage pests while minimizing risk to students, faculty, and the environment. IPM emphasizes the use of non-chemical methods whenever possible. IPM is a more sustainable option for pest control in educational settings.

A: At Killroy Pest Control, safety is our top priority. We carefully assess each situation and develop customized pest management plans. These plans prioritize the health and well-being of students and staff. Our team uses targeted treatments and follows strict safety protocols to minimize exposure to pesticides and other control methods. We also provide thorough communication and education to school administrators and staff to ensure everyone is informed.

Killroy Pest Control stands out for our commitment to excellence, expertise in Integrated Pest Management (IPM), and dedication to customer satisfaction. As a Healthy Schools Certified company, we adhere to the highest standards of quality and safety in our services. Our team of professionals works with school districts to develop proactive strategies tailored to their specific needs.

Common pests found in schools include:

  • Rodents such as mice and rats, attracted to food sources and prone to hiding in wall voids or storage areas
  • Insects like cockroaches, ants, and flies, drawn to food crumbs, spills, and moisture especially in kitchen and cafeteria areas
  • Occasional invaders like bedbugs which can be introduced through clothing or belongings;
  • Stinging insects like wasps and bees, with nests found outdoors on school grounds or indoors in attics;
  • Termites causing structural damage to wooden structures;
  • Spiders, usually harmless but potentially concerning for some individuals;
  • Silverfish and booklice, damaging books, paper, and stored materials;
  • Fleas and ticks which may be brought in by pets or wildlife;
  • Moths, infesting stored food products, clothing, or upholstery.

Regular pest control measures and proactive maintenance are essential to prevent infestations and maintain a healthy learning environment.

Meet Kendra Schmidt

Vice President
Meet Kendra Schmidt, Vice President

Kendra Schmidt, Vice President of Killroy Pest Control, brings over ten years of managerial experience and a strong commitment to providing quality pest control services to schools. Kendra holds a general pest Branch II license, along with QualityPro School and Green Pro certificates. She is dedicated to working with school districts to develop proactive pest management strategies that protect the health and well-being of students and staff.

Industry leadership:
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Board member for the PCOC- Silicon Valley Branch
PCOC CARES trustee ( Committee Action Relief in Emergency Situation)
Professional Women in Pest Management Member
Contact Kendra

Kendra Schmidt
Vice President

Healthy Schools Certified

Killroy Pest Control is proud to be Healthy Schools Certified. Certification demonstrates our commitment to promoting a healthy and pest-free learning environment for students and staff. Our pest management programs are designed to meet the rigorous standards of health required in educational settings.

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