The Business Services Division provides financial support services to all HCDE divisions. Activities include, but are not limited to, budgeting, financial reporting, grant accounting, payroll services (processing pay checks, direct deposits, payroll (withholding), bill paying (accounts payable), cash receipts, debt payment monitoring, investment of department funds, accounts receivable, and finance training.
Harris County Department of Education is committed to serving its citizens by excelling in all areas of financial transparency and accountability. This webpage provides links to HCDE Budgets, Tax Rates, Annual Financial Reports, Check Registers and Monthly Reports, Debt and other financial information.
Excel copies of the budgets have been included in the financial information to provide a searchable medium for the public's convenience. HCDE has also added a briefing at the front of the financial statements which provide an overview of the financial status.