Daily Archives: January 23, 2014

Hey Jenny Rhee look :Las Americas ASPIRA Academy model charter school re: Financial Oversight Committee

Financial Oversight

The Financial Oversight Committee is an independent body governed by bylaws with the mission to monitor spending in relationship to the budget while  providing a public forum to discuss all topics related to school finance.  The information is then shared with the Board of Directors and all interested stakeholders.

Committee Members

  • Parent Representative: Lucy Li

  • Community Representative: Jorge Diaz

  • DDOE Representative: Terry Richard

  • LAAA HOS: Margie Lopez Waite

  • LAAA Business Manager: Greg Panchisin

  • LAAA Teacher Representative: Judith Pinto

  • ADCO Board of Director Representative: Lilia Meredith

**9/12/13 – We have an opening for a Parent Representative and a Community Representative – if interested, please complete the Citizen Budget Advisory Committee Application found at the bottom of this page.  The application can be submitted at the school to Greg Panchisin.

Upcoming Events

Meetings are open to the public and held in the conference room at the school on the third Monday of each month starting at 6:00 PM (unless otherwise noted on the school calendar).

Financial Information


Monthly Financial Reports (Based on DOE Template*)

Monthly Financial Reports (Based on Appropriation & Account Codes)

Tax Information

Financial Audit

Meeting Minutes

Meeting Agendas

*House Bill No.21 now requires that Board-approved monthly financial reports be posted on all public school web pages. The format of the report has been established by the Delaware Department of Education.

Citizen Budget Oversight Committe Application

All vacancies on the Committee shall be filled in conformity with statute and regulations promulgated by the DDOE thereunder. The request for Committee membership shall be posted for at least fifteen (15) working days on the website established by the Committee and at the main entrance of the School.  Application for the Committee will be the application form developed and approved by the DDOE. Applicant information required may include, but not be limited to: identification of conflict of interest (disqualifying event), educational background, experience and a statement of interest for participation on the Committee.

Questions about the Las Américas ASPIRA Academy Charter School’s reports or any other Financial Oversight Committee matters may be directed to Greg Panchisin (greg.panchisin@laaa.k12.de.us)


Delaware Online Checkbook

Delaware Educational Statistics Reports

I continue to be amazed at this charter school. Keep the $$$ cards on the table is all about confidence and real leadership.