USD 232 receives perfect audit for the 13th year in a row; agrees to place swim team vote on January agenda
The De Soto USD 232 Board of Education got good news at their regular meeting Monday night, for the 13th year in a row, the district has had a perfect, financial audit. District accountant James Long of Long CPA, reported that the district's annual fiscal audit revealed no exceptions, a nearly unheard of feat in the current economic environment.
The board also heard more patron input from students in the district requesting that they board add swimming to the district's athletic offerings. District Athletic Director Roland Van Whye presented a written report to the board updating information regarding potential swim teams, which were voted down for the current school year at the board's October meeting.
After hearing Van Whye's presentation of the matter and reviewing the timeline for registering teams with the state for the 2012-2013 academic year, the board agreed to place the matter on the agenda for the next meeting on Monday, Jan. 9.