ERIC Number: ED330074
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1990
Business Management for Independent Schools. Fourth Edition.
National Association of Independent Schools, Boston, MA.
This fourth edition of a guide for independent school business managers has been produced in looseleaf format so that changes may be made promptly as decisions of regulatory bodies require modifications in current practice. Fourteen chapters are organized under three broad topic headings. Chapters in part 1, Accounting and Financial Reporting, concern the following subtopics: (1) basic accounting principles; (2) accounting for plant funds; (3) accounting for endowment funds; (4) accounting for operating funds; (5) the chart of accounts; and (6) financial statements. Part 2, Financial Management, contains chapters on: (7) dealing with the independent certified public accountant; (8) budgeting concepts and procedures; (9) cash management; (10) internal controls; (11) endowment management; and (12) financial planning. Part 3, Administrative Issues, contains chapters 13 and 14, which deal respectively with computerization of administrative issues and records retention. A number of exhibits contain sample entries to illustrate the principles explained in the text. (MLF)
Descriptors: Administrator Guides, Budgeting, Certified Public Accountants, Computer Uses in Education, Educational Finance, Elementary Secondary Education, Endowment Funds, Financial Audits, Financial Policy, Interest (Finance), Investment, Money Management, Private Schools, Records Management, School Accounting, School Business Officials, School Funds
Order Department, National Association of Independent Schools, 75 Federal Street, Boston, MA 02110 ($50.00; quantity discounts).
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Tests/Questionnaires
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Administrators; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: National Association of Independent Schools, Boston, MA.
Note: For previous edition, see ED 310 495.