Welcome to the Duarte Unified Business Services Department

  • The Business Department oversees a budget of over $38 million on an annual basis. In addition, the Department coordinates the functions of budgeting and accounting, payroll, payables, auditing functions,facilities operations and food services. 


     
     

Request for Auditing Services Proposals

  • Notice is hereby given that the Duarte Unified School District (“District” or “DUSD”) is inviting proposals from companies to provide Auditing Services as requested by the District.

    Download the proposal and attachments for submission here. A proposal form may also be obtained from:

    Jim Bauler
    Assistant Superintendent – Business Services Duarte Unified School District
    1620 Huntington Drive
    Duarte, CA 91010

    Proposal must be submitted in writing and marked with the proper proposal information on the outside of the proposal packet. Deliver a proposal in five (5) sets, to the above address no later than 2:00 p.m. on January 24, 2020. Proposals received after the above stated time and date will be returned to the company unopened.

    The District reserves the right to accept or reject any or all proposals or any items therein, to waive any irregularities or informalities, and to contract in the best interests of the District. Responses shall remain valid and subject to acceptance anytime within ninety (90) days after the submission deadline, unless a longer period of time is mutually agreed to by the parties. Proposing firms are hereby made aware that the District will not reimburse costs for the preparation of the proposal to any proposing firm for any reason.

    Respondent represents that it has no existing financial interest and will not acquire any such interest, direct or indirect, which could conflict in any manner or degree with the performance of services required under this Request for Proposal and that no person having any such interest shall be subcontracted in connection with this Request For Proposal or employed by Respondent.

    Failure to comply with the above provisions shall constitute grounds for immediate rejection of the proposal, in addition to whatever other remedies the District may have. By authority of the Governing Board of Duarte Unified School District, Los Angeles County, State of California. Publication Dates: 11/20/19 and 11/27/19 

Business Services Team

  • Jim Bauler, Assistant Superintendent, Business Services
    (626) 599-5024 phone

    (626) 599-5072 fax

    Ines Zapatero, Budget and Accounting Supervisor
    izapatero@duarteusd.org
    (626) 599-5026 phone
    (626) 599-5072 fax

    Grace Reyes, Confidential Secretary, Assistant Superintendent, Business Services
    greyes@duarteusd.org
    (626) 599-5025 phone
    (626) 599-5072 fax

    Julia Reyes, Account Technician III
    jreyes@duarteusd.org
    (626) 599-5028 phone
    (626) 599-5072 fax

    Wendy Moreno, Buyer Technician II, Accounts Payable
    cbretz@duarteusd.org
    (626) 599-5045 phone
    (626) 599-5072 fax

    Cathie Ingold, Account Technician II, Certificated Payroll & Benefits
    cingold@duarteusd.org
    (626) 599-5021 phone
    (626) 599-5072 fax

    Scott Hilton, Account Technician II, Classified Payroll
    shilton@duarteusd.org
    (626) 599-5020 phone
    (626) 599-5072 fax