The finance office oversees the collaborative efforts, communications,
planning, and external reviews to ensure that financial resources are
allocated in support of the school district's vision, programs, services, and plans for continuous improvement. Quality education is provided through precise planning and budgeting by
the school district and the community.
The Laurens District 55
Finance Office is responsible for matters pertaining to accounts
payable, accounts receivable, employee payroll, Workers' Compensation,
financial audits, and monitoring of all district revenues and
expenditures. In addition, the finance office develops and
administers the district's annual budget at the direction of the
superintendent and approval of the board of trustees.
The finance office is in the District 55
Administrative Office located at 301 Hillcrest Drive in Laurens. You
may reach the business office by phone at 864-984-3568 or by fax at
In accordance with South Carolina Law Section 1.43 of Part 1.B of the Appropriations Act of 2009 (Act No. 23 of 2009), Laurens County School District 55 posts General Fund non-salary expenditures as well as credit card statements each month.