8410 - Individual School Accounts
The Avery County Board of Education authorizes the maintenance of appropriateindividual school accounts.
All employees and volunteers who handle checks, receipts, deposits, money, or financial records related to the individual school accounts are expected to be familiar with applicable laws and board policies.
The principal will be responsible for the proper administration of financial activities of the school in accordance with provisions of law and appropriate accounting practices and procedures.
The school treasurer will perform duties as provided in board policy 8520, School Treasurer.
The finance officer will establish any procedures necessary to help ensure that all funds are handled in accordance with law, board policy, and standards for accounting.
All accounts are subject to audit at any time by the superintendent or finance officer.
Legal References: G.S. 115C-435, -436, -445, -448
Cross References: Fiscal Management Standards (policy 8300), Daily Deposits (policy 8325), School Finance Officer (policy 8510), School Treasurer (policy 8520)