Assessing Fiscal Health: A Financial Benchmarking Tool For Charter Schools

by Jarle Crocker, Robert E. Lavallee and Nichole H. Stewart, National Resource Center on Charter School Finance and Governance, December 2009

This toolkit is designed to help charter school leaders regularly evaluate their existing financial systems to ensure the long term sustainability of the school. The resource outlines a fiscal health assessment process and describes key measures of a school�s fiscal solvency. In addition, the resource provides a number of practical worksheets and templates to guide charter school leaders through and assessment of their school�s fiscal health.

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