The U.S. Congress set aside approximately $13.2 billion for the Elementary and Secondary School Emergency Relief Fund (ESSER Fund).
Signed into law March 20, 2021, these funds were awarded to states for the purpose of providing local school districts with emergency relief funds to address the impact COVID-19 has had, and continues to have, on elementary and secondary schools across the country.
To learn how COVID-19 has impacted Oakwood Schools financially, please read our latest Financial Update on the Financial Facts page.
To review Financial Audits for Oakwood Schools visit the Audit Search page of the Ohio Auditor's website.
Enter Oakwood Schools in the Entry Name box and click on Search.
You can review various financial reports for Oakwood Schools.
The Ohio House of Representatives is recognizing Oakwood Schools for receiving a Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting from the Government Finance Officers Association.
“The Oakwood School District has certainly proven itself fiscally responsible, and through its unfaltering commitment, it has earned the respect and appreciation of many. We are proud to note that it is through the efforts of such exceptional public employees as all those associated with the district that the State of Ohio continues to prosper and remains a fine place in which to live and work,” reads the proclamation sponsored by State Rep. Jim Butler (41st District).
The Certificate of Achievement, the GFOA’s highest form of recognition in the area of governmental accounting and financial reporting, is for the District’s comprehensive annual financial report (CAFR) for the 2019 fiscal year.
The Oakwood School’s Business Advisory Council (BAC) is a volunteer group of Oakwood residents who meet monthly to review the finances and business operations of the school district. The Council was formed more than 25 years ago, long before the state required it. Members are appointed by the Board of Education.
More information can be found on the Business Advisory Council page.