Building Excellent Schools Today (BEST)

BEST Certificates of Participation (COPs)

On December 06, 2018, $240.425 million of COPs were issued for lease purchase agreements entered into by the Treasurer. The Certificates mature on March 15, 2043.  

Find out more about the program and the grant awards made to date here.

Read a copy of the offering's Official Statement here.


The BEST COPs received the following ratings

  • AA-  from Standards and Poors
  • Aa2  from Moody's