The continuing efforts of our school district to remain transparent and openly communicate our yearly budget to the community has been recognized by The Association of School Business Officials International. ASBO has awarded Oak Lawn-Hometown School District 123 with its Meritorious Budget Award for excellence in a budget presentation during the 2016-2017 budget year.
“The Meritorious Budget Award promotes excellence in school budget presentation and enhances school business officials’ skills in developing, analyzing, and presenting a school system budget. After a rigorous review by professional auditors, the award is conferred only on school districts that have met of exceeded the program’s stringent criteria,” according to a press release from ASBO.
The winning presentation from District 123 was the 2016-2017 Budget Presentation. This is the second consecutive year District 123 has received the honor.