SLCS has received the Certificate of Excellence in Financial Report from ASBO International for the past 19 consecutive years. Less than 5% of Michigan school districts have received this prestigious award, which is the highest form of recognition for a school district’s financial operations. This nationally recognized program reviews and critiques district accounting practices as represented in the Comprehensive Annual Financial Report (CAFR) for adherence to sound principles and reporting procedures.
Notification from the Association of School Business Officials (ASBO) International that South Lyon Community Schools was honored with the Meritorious Budget Award for our budget documents. South Lyon is only one of five districts in Michigan, and only one of 108 districts throughout North America to receive the award. This is the district's 21st consecutive award. South Lyon became the first district in Michigan to receive the award for its 1995-96 budget document.