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Status Report on the School District Performance Review Program, Report No. 98-18, October 1998
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Since 1996, the Florida Legislature has appropriated $2 million to fund school district performance reviews that identify ways school districts could save funds, improve management, and increase efficiency and effectiveness.Six Florida school districts have been reviewed to date, with three more undergoing reviews in Fiscal Year 1998-99.Completed reviews have contained numerous recommendations to improve the policies and operating practices of school districts. The reviews have identified potential savings of $148 million the school districts could realize over a five-year perio

Which Government Program Summaries contain related information?

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

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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