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- Board of Directors
- Why Ben Franklin?
- 13 Virtues
- BFA Foundation
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- State-Mandated Testing
Required Financial Transparency
Colorado Revised Statutes, 22-44-304
(Commencing July 1, 2015)
Ben Franklin Academy (BFA) operates utilizing a fiscal year beginning July 1st and ending June 30 of the following year. In addition, BFA uses a modified accrual method of accounting and is aligned with the Colorado Department of Education’s Chart of Accounts. Financial statements are reviewed and monitored by their governing Board of Directors as well as a Finance Committee with a minimum of 3 parent representatives on a monthly basis.
The Finance Committee works with BFA's Business Manager in overseeing the BFA's budget and audits. Member's bios can be found here.
Disclaimer: Please consider the context when evaluating financial transactions. Some transactions may appear improper on the surface but are perfectly normal and justifiable when placed in the proper context. We welcome your questions regarding our financial transactions or records.If you would like to inquire about financial information, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Ben Franklin Academy Financials
2015-2016 (as of 10/31/15)
Student Enrollment: 893
General Operating Budget: $7,410,036
Student Enrollment: 887
General Operating Budget: $6,982,716
Student Enrollment: 859
General Operating Budget: $6,574,001
Student Enrollment: 767
General Operating Budget: $5,766,703
Financial Policies & Procedures
Ben Franklin Academy does not currently follow a salary schedule
BFA's Employee Leave and Compensation Policy can be found on page 18 of the 2015/2016 BFA Employee Handbook.