MECHS Receives Award of Distinction for Excellent Financial Reporting

Mountain Education Charter High School Receives Award

Mountain Education Center, Inc. (Mountain Education Charter High School) was awarded the Award of Distinction for Excellent Financial Reporting by the Georgia Department of Audits and Accounts on September 27, 2016. This award was established to recognize excellence in financial reporting and controls. It encourages governmental organizations to go beyond the minimum requirements of generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP) and recognizes individual organizations that are successful in achieving this goal.

Mountain Education Charter High School administration accepts this award with great appreciation for this recognition. The School takes pride in maintaining accurate and timely financial records and continually strives for improvement.


About the Award of Distinction for Excellent Financial Reporting

This award was created in 2014 and is presented to organizations that submit quality financial statements and supporting documentation in a timely manner. To receive this award, the organization’s annual financial report must also be free of any significant deficiencies or material weaknesses, comply with all Transparency in Government requirements, and be given an unmodified audit opinion.

The Georgia Department of Audits and Accounts exists to provide independent, credible audit services promoting improvement in government.