Local Education Agencies that used cafeteria funds for unallowable purposes should, by June 30, 2014, review all guidance from the U.S. Department of Agriculture and the California Department of Education to better understand what these funds can be used for.
See California State Auditor's Assessment of Status.
The school district provided its response to our recommendations to the California Department of Education. Our review of that response found that the school district fully implemented our recommendations.
Elk Grove USD Director of Food & Nutrition Services and Director of Fiscal Services attended the CDE - Nutrition Services Division, School Fiscal Services Division and Audits and Investigation Division meeting re: Overview of Administrative Review and Cafeteria Fund Training on April 11, 2014. A follow up meeting with other EGUSD staff is scheduled to discuss the information provided by CDE and implement any applicable changes.
Agency responses received are posted verbatim.