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Best Financial Management Practices Self-Assessment Instrument for Florida School Districts, Report No. 97-34, January 1998
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The 1997 Legislature created the Best FinancialManagement Practices Review to help school districts that are experiencing rapid growth tomeet the challenge of educating students in a cost-efficient manner. School districtsundergoing a Best Financial ManagThe purpose of self-assessment instrument is toassist school district staff in determining whether their district or department is usingthe Best Financial Management Practices for Florida School Districts. Districts undergoinga Best Financial Management P

Which Government Program Summaries contain related information?

Public Schools (K-12 Education)
Educational Facilities
Food Services
Student Transportation
School Improvement, Assessment, and Accountability

What other OPPAGA-related materials are available?

  • Report No. 04-32 Information Brief: Some School Districts Can Take Steps to Reduce Their Food Service Costs and Ensure Self-Sufficiency, published in May 2004.
  • Report No. 04-26 Information Brief: With Effective Planning, Accountability, and Oversight, School Districts Can Successfully Outsource Services, published in March 2004.
  • Report No. 04-10 Information Brief: School Districts Can Take Steps to Substantially Reduce Their Transportation Costs, published in February 2004.
  • Report No. 03-62 Information Brief: School Districts Can Take Steps to Reduce Facility Operating Costs Through Conservation, Productivity, published in November 2003.

Copies of this report in print or alternate accessible format may be obtained by telephone (850/488-0021), by FAX (850/487-9213), in person, or by mail (OPPAGA Report Production, Claude Pepper Building, Room 312, 111 W. Madison St., Tallahassee, FL 32399-1475).
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