Decatur County Community Schools
Bylaws & Policies


The School Board places the responsibility of administering the budget, once adopted, with the Superintendent.

S/He may consult with the Board of Education when major purchases are considered and shall keep the Board informed as to problems or concerns as the budget is being implemented.

The Superintendent shall be authorized to proceed with making financial commitments, purchases, and other expenditures within the limits provided in the budget, limitations stated in Board policies, and within legal authority expressed in State statutes.

Listings of expenditures and appropriate financial reports shall be submitted monthly to the Board to keep members informed as to the status of the budget and overall financial condition of the Corporation.

I.C. 20-26-5-4