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December 11, 2007


DiNapoli’s Office Announces School District Audits
Started In November

New York State Comptroller Thomas P. DiNapoli today announced his office initiated audits of the following school districts and charter schools in November.

School District

County

Chappaqua CSD

Westchester

East Greenbush CSD

Rensselaer

Eastchester SD

Westchester

Ellicottville CSD

Cattaraugus

Genesee Valley CSD

Allegany

Hadley-Luzerne CSD

Warren

Herricks UFSD

Nassau

Highland Falls- Fort Montgomery CSD

Orange

KIPP Tech Valley Charter School

Albany

North Collins CSD

Erie

North Colonie CSD

Albany

Oppenheim-Ephratah CSD

Fulton

Pawling CSD

Dutchess

Port Jefferson UFSD

Suffolk

Sackets Harbor CSD

Jefferson

Sag Harbor UFSD

Suffolk

Vestal CSD

Broome

West Genesee CSD

Onondaga

 

School District Accountability
In order to improve accountability of the state’s schools, DiNapoli’s office will audit all of New York’s 832 school districts, Board of Cooperative Educational Services (BOCES) and charter schools by 2010. Auditors review the school districts’ internal controls and make recommendations on how internal controls can be improved. The State Comptroller’s office has completed 320 school audits and approximately 220 audits are currently underway.

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