The Breathitt County Board of Education is soliciting proposals from qualified firms of certified public accountants to audit the Board’s financial statements for the fiscal year ending June 30, 2019.  The option of auditing the Breathitt County Board of Education's financial statements for additional years is included in this request for proposal. 

The Breathitt County Public School district has a budget of approximately $24 million.  There are four (4) schools in addition to the central office.  The school district has utilized the state’s MUNIS financial software for approximately twenty (20) years.

Enclosed is the RFP package that is to be completed and returned to Stacy McKnight at the Breathitt County Board of Education, P O Box 750, Jackson, Kentucky 41339, by Noon on March 1, 2019

The state’s requirements for auditing school districts can be found on the Kentucky Department of Education’s web site.  You may direct questions concerning these requirements to the Kentucky Department of Education by calling (502) 564-3846.

Information about your firm's qualifications to conduct the audit will be considered in the awarding of the audit contract.  Please include a listing of audits of Kentucky Boards of Education that have been performed in recent years.  In addition, please include qualifications and experience of your staff that would most likely work on this engagement.  Finally, include any information about your firm's most recent peer review, as well as any disciplinary action taken against your firm in the past three (3) years by the Kentucky State Board of Accountancy.

Should you have any questions about this RFP, please feel free to contact me at (606) 693-4904, or by email at  Please be sure all of the required documents are returned by Noon on March 1, 2019.


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