08-14-2012 Regular School Board Meeting
Agenda Item #6


Title
Recognize the Office of Budgeting, Cost Accounting & FTE for Receiving the Meritorious Budget Awards for 2011-12

Discussion
The Association of School Business Officials (ASBO) has awarded the Meritorious Budget Award and the Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA) has awarded the Distinguished Budget Presentation Award to the School Board of Brevard County for achieving the highest standards of governmental budgeting.  These are awarded to the School Board of Brevard County for exceeding the standards of each of the two programs.  This is the fourth year the School Board has received the ASBO Meritorious Budget Award, and the third year the School Board has received the GFOA Distinguished Budget Presentation Award.




Recommendation
Recognize the Office of Budgeting, Cost Accounting & FTE for receiving the Meritorious Budget Award from the Association of School Business Officials and the Distinguished Budget Presentation Award from the Government Finance Officers Association.



Meeting Date(s)
Resolution / Presentation - 8/14/2012

Authority for Action
F.S. 1001.42

Involves Expenditure of Funds Directly in the Classroom
No

Source of Funding
Agenda Item will not Require the Expenditure of Funds

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Amount
Budgeted
Fund
Cost Center
Project
Function
Object
Program

Contact

Karen Strickland, Director of Planning, Budgets & Reporting, ext. 610

Judy R. Preston, Associate Superintendent, Financial Services, ext. 600