Philadelphia district to undergo state audit

Friday, April 11, 2014

Auditor General Eugene DePasquale, with Superintendent William R. Hite Jr. at his side, announced this afternoon that his office has begun a performance audit of the city School District.

The preparations began April 1 between the staffs of the auditor's office and the district. The auditors are expected to be inside the district at the end of the month, said Susan Woods, spokeswoman for the auditor's office.

The audit will cover 2008 to 2012 and is expected to look at:

  • Teacher and administrator certification. 
  • Student transportation. 
  • Financial stability. 
  • School safety. 
  • School District governance.

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