FCPS Receives Meritorious Budget Award for FY 2020 Budget

News Release
September 03, 2019

Fairfax County Public Schools (FCPS) has received a Meritorious Budget Award for excellence in the preparation and issuance of the FY 2020 budget from the Association of School Business Officials International (ASBO). The FCPS FY 2020 budget is currently in effect for the 2019-20 school year.


ASBO International’s Meritorious Budget Awards (MBA) and Pathway to the MBA promote and recognize best budget presentation practices in school districts. A panel of school financial professionals review budget documents for compliance with the MBA criteria checklist and provide feedback that districts can use to improve their budget documents. Districts that demonstrate successful completion of necessary requirements earn the MBA or Pathway to the MBA, an introductory program that allows districts to advance to full  MBA compliance.


Sponsorship of the program is provided by Voya Financial, Inc.


ASBO International provides programs and services to promote the highest standards of school business management practices, professional growth, and the effective use of educational resources.


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Note:  For more information, contact the Office of Budget Services at 571-423-3750.