Barrow County School System
Business Services Mission
The mission of the Business Services Department is to accurately
record, manage and report the financial position and business
activities of Barrow County Schools and its departments for various
entities – including the Georgia Department of Education, the Barrow
County Board of Education, government agencies, auditors, creditors, and the citizens of Barrow County and others who may have a vested interest in the financial activity and health of the system. Within the scope of this mission is the responsibility to coordinate and direct all financial transactions recorded in the accounting systems of Barrow County Schools. This responsibility requires that we be service oriented relative to the financial needs of all schools and departments while still assuring that transactions adhere to system policies and procedures, generally accepted accounting principles, and rules established by the authoritative governing bodies.
2019-2020 Budget & Millage Rate Public Hearings
Each of these hearings will be held at the Professional Development Center at 179 W. Athens St., Winder. Review the FY2020 Tentative General Fund Budget.
Budget Public Hearing 1 - June 5 at 10 a.m.
*Millage Rate Public Hearing 1 & 2 - June 12 at 10 a.m. and 5:30 p.m.
Budget Public Hearing 2 - June 12 at 6 p.m.
*Millage Rate Public Hearing 3 - June 19 at 1 p.m.
*Check back here to confirm Millage Rate Hearing dates.
The Georgia Department of Education has published its new financial data reporting tool as required by HB 139, which requires aggregation and publication of a variety of financial information for all school districts, such as revenue and expenditure data, capital construction costs, recent audits, and similar reports. View the reporting system.
Fiscal Year 2019
FY 2019 Budget Recap Video
Fiscal Year 2014:
FY 2014 Financial Audit Report
Fiscal Years 2013-2009:
Business Services Contacts:
Business Services Main Page