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BCPS Receives National Recognition for Excellence in Financial Reporting

TextDescription automatically generatedBroward County Public Schools (BCPS) is honored to have earned the Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting from the Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (GFOA). The award recognizes the School Board of Broward County for its annual comprehensive financial report for the fiscal year that ended June 30, 2021.

The award is the top form of recognition in governmental accounting and financial reporting and signifies that BCPS is adhering to the program’s highest standards.

“Our District is committed to transparency in financial reporting and being good stewards of taxpayer dollars,” said BCPS Superintendent Dr. Vickie L. Cartwright. “Earning this recognition from the Government Finance Officers Association once again is a testament to the dedication of our School Board and District to meeting the highest level of financial reporting. We want to ensure our stakeholders and community members have access to comprehensive budget information to understand how District funds are supporting our students’ education.”

To learn more about the District’s annual budget, visit

 For more information about the Government Finance Officers Association, visit



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