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Financial Reports & Audits

These financial reports and audits are provided for community members to help understand how their tax dollars are being utilized to educate our students. HCPSS strives to manage public funds in the most efficient and effective manner possible while being consistent with best financial practices.

In 2016, the Howard County Public School System was recognized for Outstanding Achievement in Popular Annual Financial Reporting by the Government Finance Officers Association.

Recent Audits

2018 Single Audit(PDF Report – 14 pages)

Performed by Cohn Reznick, the Single Audit is an annual audit of entities that expend $750,000 or more of federal assistance received for operations. The audit provides assurance to the US federal government on the management and usage of the allotted funds.

Baker Tilly Forensic Review(PDF Presentation – 13 pages)

Baker Tilly was contracted to perform a forensic review of the Health Care fund. They did not identify any indication of fraud or misconduct.

Comprehensive Annual Financial Reports (CAFR)

2018 Comprehensive Annual Financial Report
(Fiscal year ending June 30, 2018)

Comprehensive Annual Financial Report Archives:
2017 | 2016 | 2015 | 2014 | 2013 | 2012 | 2011 | 2010 | 2009 | 2008 | 2007

School Fund Reports

2018 School Fund Report
(Fiscal year ending June 30, 2018)

School Fund Report Archives:
2017 | 2016 | 2015 | 2014 | 2013 | 2012 | 2011 | 2010 | 2009 | 2008

Single Audits

2017 | 2016 | 2015 | 2014