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The Board recognizes the important trust it has been given with the responsibility of managing a large amount of public resources. As trustee of local, state and federal funds allocated for use in public education, the Board will be vigilant in fulfilling its responsibility to see that these funds are used wisely for the achievement of the purposes to which they are allocated.
In the district's fiscal management, the Board seeks to achieve the following goals:
to engage in thorough advanced planning in order to develop budgets and to guide expenditures so as to achieve the greatest educational benefits in relation to dollars expended;
to use the best available techniques for budget development and management;
to provide timely and appropriate information to all staff with the responsibility for fiscal management;
to establish procedures of maximum efficiency for accounting, reporting, purchasing and delivery, payroll, payment of vendors and contractors, and all other areas of fiscal management.
Approved 4/28/1981
Amended 6/7/2016
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Approved 6/7/2016
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