|Our department is responsible for the fiscal management and accounting of all business transactions of the school district. Providing sound accounting procedures and practices is important for two significant reasons: |
It provides district officials with a high level of confidence that District resources are being properly used. Through annual, independent audits of financial records and procedures, assurance is gained that resources of the district are properly safeguarded. More importantly, for the purposes of successful management and policy making, accounting and financial reports provide district officials with information they need to evaluate programs, schools and District performance.
The other significant goal of our office is to provide competent, friendly customer service not only to our staff, but the community, Board members and vendors. Park County School District #1 is one of the largest employers in the county and we strive to make sure our employees are informed and that we administer Board policy as it applies to the responsibilities of the Business Office in a fair and uniform manner.
The business office staff consists of three full-time, 12-month positions: