The Facilities Committee (formerly known as the Development Committee) supports the administration’s and school board’s efforts in the long-range projections of school enrollment, land acquisition to support facility needs, and design and construction of school buildings.
The role of the Finance and Audit committee is to assist the Board of Education in a financial advisory role. It is not a decision-making committee.
Some specific tasks of the committee:
1. Review annually the forecasting assumptions made by the Treasurer, which leads to the financial projections of district included in the 5-year forecast.
2. Share business and financial best practices from the private and public sectors and recommend operational efficiencies.
3. Serve as the audit committee and perform the following functions:
A. Review the results of the audit;
B. Assure that the audit recommendations are appropriately addressed;
C. Assure auditors independence from management;
D. Serve as liaison between management and independent auditors.
This committee reviews coursework and professional development activities proposed and completed by educators to determine if state certification and licensure requirement have been met.
This committee reviews district policies.
The School Advocacy Committee’s dual purpose is to educate the Olentangy community about the issues facing the district with regard to state funding systems and to advocate for the Olentangy student and taxpayer at local, state and federal levels.