The payroll department also works with all the departments and individual schools in preparation of the school payroll. This department finalizes payroll for well over 6,000 employees every two weeks and processes more than 7,000 W-2’s and 1099’s each year. All leave and employee earnings records are maintained by the payroll staff. This office also provides verification of employment to banking and other inquiring institutions. Other services performed by this department include bookkeeping assistance for the individual school activity funds and external audits.