The Buildings and Grounds Department for Dexter Community Schools is proud to maintain over 100 acres of land and our seven school buildings, Copeland Administration Building, and our transportation facility.

Facilities Office

7960 Shield Road
Dexter MI 48130

Director of Facilities 

Brian Schuler
Email: schulerb@dexterschools.org
Phone: 734-424-4100 ext. 1201


Facilities Coordinator

Jackie Gariepy
email: gariepyj@dexterschools.org
Phone: 734-424-4100 ext. 1203


Useful Information

Maintenance Concerns

Maintenance Concerns

  • School employees who need to request maintenance/facilities assistance should submit requests via SchoolDude.
  • Public inquiries about facility and grounds maintenance should be directed to Brian Schuler, Director of Facilities at (734) 424-4100 ext. 1201.
  • Material Safety Data Sheets Lookup

Facility Calendar and Reservations

Facility Calendar and Reservations

Outside of regular school hours, the school building and grounds facilities are available for public rental. All reservations for after hours use of all facilities are managed by Community Education. Facilities are reserved with these priorities in mind: Academic Use, Athletics Use, Community Education Use, Local Club Rentals, Public Rentals. General information, prices, and guidelines can be found on the Community Education website.

If you are wondering about space availability for your rental, please first view the DCS Facility Calendar, which shows all existing reservations.

DCS facilities are reserved through Community Education. Quicklinks to forms are below; more info is available here. 

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Reserve Facility Space

DCS facilities are reserved through Community Education. Quicklinks to forms are below; more info is available here

  • Dexter Community Schools  734-424-4100
  • Bates School, 2704 Baker Rd.
    Dexter, MI 48130 
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  • Dexter Community Schools is committed to making our website accessible to visitors with disabilities. If you encounter difficulty navigating this website due to a disability, please email our accessibility team or call 734-424-4102 for assistance. 


The Dexter Community Schools district includes the city of Dexter and parts of eight townships. Learn about the Dexter area on our Community page.

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Current employee in need of information? Interested in working for the district? Visit Human Resources.


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