• The Business and Financial Services Department is responsible for the financial functions and reporting for the Avery County Schools System. This department plays a vital role in efficiently and effectively funding the education initiatives developed by the Federal Government, the North Carolina State Board of Education, and the Avery County Schools Board of Education. Business and Financial Services aims to provide efficient and effective business and financial services that support the educational goals of Avery County School System to the teachers, staff, and community.
     
    We are responsible for budget preparation and revision; processing of purchase orders and payment of invoices; payroll processing and reporting, including vendor payment of payroll deductions and tax deposits; cash receipts; investment of funds; fixed assets; reporting and compliance with Federal, State and Local regulations; management of employee and student insurance programs; providing child nutrition services, monitoring funds of individual schools; and training of school accounting personnel.
     
Last Modified on April 29, 2014