Southside ISD provides budget & financial information online as part of the Texas Comptroller’s financial transparency initiative. Our annual financial reports are posted below. You can also review monthly check registers, budget summaries, and information on the tax rate by visiting the links in the side bar.
If you have questions about this information, please contact the SISD Business Office.
The following summary data is from the Governmental Fund Statements in the District’s Comprehensive Annual Financial Report for the year ended August 31, 2015. Governmental Funds include the District’s primary operating fund, i.e. General Fund, Special Revenue Fund for various grants, Debt Service Fund for the payment of interest and principal on all bonds, and Capital Projects Fund to account for the expenditures of bond proceeds.
The following check registers are listings of all payments incurred monthly by the District.
2017-2018 Check Registers
Financial Integrity Rating System of Texas (FIRST)
The Financial Integrity Rating System of Texas (Schools FIRST) is administered by the Texas Education Agency and calculated on information submitted to TEA via the district’s Public Education Information Management System (PEIMS) submission each year. The Schools FIRST accountability rating system assigns one of four financial accountability ratings to Texas school districts, with the highest being “Superior Achievement,” followed by “Above-Standard Achievement,” “Standard Achievement” and “Substandard Achievement.”
Annual Financial Report
The Texas Education Code requires an annual audit of the district’s financial statements. The Board of Trustees selected RSM U S LLP., a firm of licensed certified public accountants to audit this year’s financial statements. Download full reports for the previous years below.
Quarterly Investment Report
The following investment reports provide quarterly information and analysis on the District’s investments.