Awards

 
We are pleased to share the exceptional achievements of the Mission CISD Finance Division, marking our continuous commitment to excellence in financial management. Our "A" rating in the School FIRST program underscores our unwavering dedication to fiscal responsibility. Additionally, receiving the Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting from the GFOA for two consecutive years reflects our steadfast adherence to the highest standards of financial transparency.
 
Over the past four years, we have consistently been honored with the TASBO Award of Merit for Purchasing Operations, showcasing our excellence in procurement practices. The inaugural Achievement of Excellence in Procurement (AEP) Award further emphasizes our distinguished standing in procurement standards. Furthermore, the prestigious TASB Risk Management Excellence Award recognizes our commitment to top-tier risk management.
 
These remarkable achievements underscore the exceptional capabilities of our finance division and its unwavering commitment to maintaining the highest standards of financial stewardship. We are honored to receive these prestigious recognitions, solidifying our role as a beacon of excellence in financial management.
 
School FIRST - Financial Integrity Rating System of Texas
This marks the 21st year of School FIRST, a financial accountability system developed by the Texas Education Agency. Our district has consistently received an "A" rating, demonstrating superior financial management and reporting.
 
Government Finance Officers Association
For the second consecutive year, Mission CISD has been awarded the Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting by the Government Finance Officers Association. This recognition reflects our commitment to transparency and high governmental accounting and financial reporting standards.
 
TASBO Award of Merit for Purchasing Operations
Mission CISD has been honored with the TASBO Award of Merit for Purchasing Operations for four consecutive years. This award acknowledges our commitment to following best practices in purchasing operations.
 
Achievement of Excellence in Procurement (AEP) Award
Mission CISD's Purchasing Department received the esteemed Achievement of Excellence in Procurement (AEP) Award for outstanding procurement operations. Out of the recipients, only six school districts in Texas, including Mission CISD, achieved this recognition.
 
TASB Risk Management Excellence Award
Mission CISD received the 2022 TASB Risk Management Fund Excellence Award for its innovative Campus Wellness Rooms initiative, showcasing our commitment to holistic employee well-being. This initiative has led to increased productivity and reduced medical claims.
 
For further inquiries or additional information, please contact our Finance Department at (956) 323-5515.