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CCD Fiscal Coordinators' Training

Thursday, July 18, 2013

National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) and U.S. Census Bureau

This session will cover new developments in the Common Core of Data (CCD) National Public Education Financial Survey (NPEFS) and Local Education Agency (LEA) Finance Survey (F-33), including the release of preliminary, provisional, and revised data files; collecting and reporting finance data on charter schools at the LEA level; maintenance of effort (MOE) issues; school-level finance data collections; data items utilized in calculating state per-pupil expenditure (SPPE); Title I allocation procedures; and updates to the NCES Financial Accounting for Local and State School Systems handbook. This session will also cover special topics, including review and cross-checking procedures for finance data between NPEFS and F-33, reporting federal stimulus (ARRA) funds on both surveys, a review of crucial variable definitions, clarification of business and editing rules, the imputation process, reporting retirement expenditures and other pension issues, the possibility of separating utility and maintenance expenditures, and Governmental Accounting Standards Board (GASB) updates.