The Austin Area School District is committed to providing each student, every day, with the attitudes, skills and knowledge to be successful in tomorrow’s world.

The business affairs department oversees all financial matters throughout the school system. The department is responsible for developing the annual budget, receiving revenue, coordinating supply and equipment purchases and accounting for all expenditures. In addition, the business office supports the educational process through the coordination of transportation, custodial/maintenance services, food service and data processing. The business affairs department is accountable for the fiscal soundness of the school district.


Austin’s Annual Financial Reports are currently prepared by Buffamante Whipple Buttafaro, P.C. and are designed to provide the School District’s citizens, taxpayers, customers and investors and creditors with a general overview of School District’s finances and to demonstrate the School District’s accountability for the money it receives. If you have questions about this information, please contact the Business Office.