Orange Schools Earn State Auditor Award
The Orange School District announced that it was recently presented with the "Auditor of State Award with Distinction for FY2011". Ms. Michelle Stys, Cleveland Regional liaison for the Auditor of State, Mr. David Yost, presented the award to Orange Schools in recognition of the district's audit report.
The “Auditor of State Award with Distinction” is presented to local governments and school districts upon the completion of a financial audit. Entities that receive the award meet the following criteria of a “clean” audit report: it must file timely financial reports with the Auditor of State’s office in the form of a CAFR (Comprehensive Annual Financial Report); the report does not contain any findings for recovery, material citations, material weaknesses, significant deficiencies, Single Audit findings or questioned costs; and its management letter contains no comments related to ethics referrals, questioned costs less than $10,000, lack of timely report submission, reconciliation, failure to obtain a timely single audit, findings for recovery less than $100 and public meetings or public records.
Orange Schools Treasurer Greg Slemons credited his office staff for helping the district earn this award. Pictured below receiving the award are (from left) Mary Jo Klements, Claudia Kunzen, Laura Adair, Slemons, Stys, Ashley Brudno and Deb Riesland.