Norman Public Schools, Oklahoma

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Norman Public Schools is a school district in Oklahoma.

Budget

Norman Public Schools publishes its annual budget on its website.[1][2]

Expenditures by Category
School Year Staff Expenses Student Services Operational Expenses Debt Service Other Budget Total
Total % of Budget Total % of Budget Total % of Budget Total % of Budget Total % of Budget
2012-2013 $59,756,914 56.1% $7,848,225 7.4% $38,616,308 36.2% $0 0% $306,770 0.3% $106,528,217
2013-2014 $60,330,433 57% $7,999,484 7.6% $37,291,560 35.3% $0 0% $165,883 0.2% $105,787,360
Averages: $60,043,673.5 57% $7,923,854.5 7% $37,953,934 36% $0 0% $236,326.5 0% $106,157,788.5

Website evaluation

Main article: Evaluation of Oklahoma school district websites

This website was most recently evaluated on 12 Sept 2012.

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Audits N
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Transparency grading process

The good

  • Taxes
    • Tax revenue is available in budget [3]
  • Budget
    • Budget is posted and archived for three years [4]
  • Meetings
    • Current meeting agendas are posted [5]
    • Past meeting times are posted [5]
  • Elected Officials
    • Board Members are posted with names, addresses, phone numbers, and email addresses [6]
  • Administrative Officials
    • Administrative Officials are posted with names, addresses, phone numbers, and email addresses [7]
  • Contracts
    • Bids are posted [8]
    • Teacher pay scales are posted [9]
  • Public records

The bad

  • Taxes
    • Tax rates are not available
  • Meetings
    • Agendas are not archived for three years
    • Minutes are not posted
    • Future meeting dates are not posted.
  • Contracts
    • Approved contracts over $10,000 are not posted
    • Teacher contracts or pay scales are not posted
  • Audits
    • Current year's audits are not available
    • Audits are not archived for three years.
  • Public Records
    • The Policies and Regulations Manual specified the board clerk as the records keeper of the school district but neither the document nor the website specify who the clerk is.
  • Academic performance
    • Information on assessment performance is not available.
  • Background Checks
    • Information on required background checks is not available.


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