BATON ROUGE, LA – HES Facilities Management (HES), a trusted provider of educational facilities services, has been awarded the contract to provide full facilities management services for the East Baton Rouge Parish School System (EBRPSS). A 2021 Blue Ribbon Schools award winner, EBRPSS serves more than 41,000 students across the Parish each day.

“Partnering with East Baton Rouge Schools is a true honor for us,” says HES President and CEO Charlie Spencer. “It’s not only our K-12 debut in the beautiful state of Louisiana, but also a great match based on our shared values and commitment to working with local business partners. We’re ready to leverage every bit of our experience and resources to keep East Baton Rouge Parish Schools clean, safe, and beautiful.”

The HES team was chosen by EBRPSS from among a broad field of competitors, based on HES’s ability to provide full-service, best-in-class programs for custodial, maintenance, groundskeeping, and materials handling.

“We are excited to welcome HES Facilities Management to EBR Schools. They have an impeccable record of working in other school districts, so we are confident they will bring that same level of excellence to our district,” says Dr. Sito Narcisse, Superintendent of the East Baton Rouge Parish School System. “We value HES’ goal of continuing relationships with our community and stakeholders to serve with them in support of EBRPSS.”

Focused exclusively on educational environments, HES is uniquely suited to the needs of EBRPSS, offering:

  • Smooth, effective transition of services
  • A commitment to EBRPSS Fair Share goals
  • A robust quality assurance program for measurable results
  • Consistency, cost savings, and continuous improvement over time

“At the heart of our partnership is a mutual commitment to quality,” adds Spencer, “one that allows us to do our best work: deliver a sparkling, well-maintained learning environment in support of East Baton Rouge Parish School’s mission. We look forward to a long-lasting relationship.”


Headquartered in Knoxville, TN, HES is a premier national provider of facilities management services focused 100% on educational institutions. HES’s reach extends from Seattle, WA, to Daytona Beach, FL, serving approximately 100 education clients in 24 states. Backed by centuries of leadership experience, the HES team prides itself on building best-in-class, turnkey solutions for educational facilities management.

  • HES has a proven track record of success in educational environments.
  • HES maintains a singular focus on facilities management, undistracted by competing priorities.
  • HES works with multiple clients with over 25 years as satisfied customers.
  • The HES leadership team has over 300 combined years of experience working with educational facilities.

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