cleaning supplies

cleaning supplies Oxivir is our go-to cleaner. For bigger messes, in schools with a washing machine, use the mop and fill it with water (not sanitizer) to avoid any corrosion. In schools without a washing machine, we use a Swiffer.

schedule of cleaning, sanitizing, and disinfecting

schedule of cleaning, sanitizing, and disinfecting The frequency of usage and whether the object is mouthed determines the cleaning frequency. The chart posted in each classroom lists cleaning frequencies which must be followed with no exceptions. Oxivir is our cleaner, sanitizer, and disinfectant, depending on the amount of time left on the surface. Remove mouthed […]

difference between cleaning, sanitizing, and disinfecting

difference between cleaning, sanitizing, and disinfecting When it comes to germs, the most effective steps to take are cleaning, sanitizing, and disinfecting. What’s the difference? Based on Department of Public Health (DPH) guidelines, we define them as follows: Cleaning Cleaning is the process of removing soil from surfaces with a cloth or wipe and detergent, […]


infection Types of infections There are four types of infectious diseases: Virus (colds, chicken pox, flu, Covid) frequently get better on their own limited treatment, other than rest and control of symptoms few medications treat viruses Bacteria (strep throat, TB, e-coli) often need treatment with antibiotics Fungus (ringworm, thrush, diaper rash) often on surfaces of […]


cleaners First Circle employs a professional cleaning company to clean the building nightly including ONLY: cleaning and sanitizing bathrooms and kitchen area emptying diaper pails and trash receptacles vacuuming carpets and mopping floors The carpets are cleaned and disinfected on a quarterly basis. To minimize airborne bacteria and improve air quality, the duct system and […]

cleaning guidelines

cleaning guidelines Cleaning is essential to classroom management. It maintains safety, provides children with an organized and healthy environment, and preserves the longevity of furniture and equipment. All tabletops, diaper areas, toys, and school materials used by children must be cleaned and sanitized with a sanitizer, laundered in a washing machine, or washed in a […]


Housekeeping General Guidelines Restock any supplies that are running low from the shed or supply areas (refer to stocking schedule posted in the bathroom). Let an administrator know if supplies are running low. Put items away when you have finished using them. DO NOT leave dirty dishes or paintbrushes in the sink “to soak.” Wash […]