Education : Youth Education Programs and Services

Open School

Making a difference for North Portland youth

three stars

88.69

7633 North Wabash Avenue Portland, OR 97217
tel: (503) 978-1935   Web Site
EIN: 93-0757378

Board Leadership
Stephen D. Gomez
President

CEO
Andrew Mason
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 88.69 three stars
  Financial 86.15 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 92.00 four stars
This rating was published 11/01/2017 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Since 1971, Open Meadow Alternative Schools has been making a difference in the lives of North Portland youth. Open Meadow Schools offers a personalized educational experience for middle and high school youth. Our mission is to educate youth in small, relationship-based programs that emphasize personal responsibility, academics, and service to the community. Open Meadow successfully re-engages disconnected youth in their education, providing academic and support services to those at high risk of dropping out of school. We educate students in small middle and high school programs and provide an array of transition services that help students move smoothly from middle school to high school and from high school to college and career. In 2007-08, Open Meadow served more than 700 youth in our programs.

Since 1971, Open Meadow Alternative Schools has been making a difference in the lives of North Portland youth. Open Meadow Schools offers a personalized educational experience for middle and high school youth. Our mission is to educate youth in small, relationship-based programs that emphasize personal responsibility, academics, and service to the community. Open Meadow successfully re-engages disconnected youth in their education, providing academic and support services to those at high risk of dropping out of school. We educate students in small middle and high school programs and provide an array of transition services that help students move smoothly from middle school to high school and from high school to college and career. In 2007-08, Open Meadow served more than 700 youth in our programs.

Financial

three stars

86.15

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

92.00

This rating was published 11/01/2017 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.
Overall Rating Chart
  Program Expenses
(Percent of the charity's total expenses spent on the programs
and services it delivers)
80.3%
  Administrative Expenses 10.9%
  Fundraising Expenses 8.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.07
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.01
  Program Expenses Growth -1.9%
  Liabilities to Assets 12.8%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Open School on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Open School on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,977,694
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $108,062
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $3,212,916
Total Contributions $5,298,672
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $5,298,672
   Other Revenue $243,872
TOTAL REVENUE $5,542,544
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $3,308,635
   Administrative Expenses $481,096
   Fundraising Expenses $351,539
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $4,141,270
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $1,401,274
   
Net Assets $8,548,775

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$102,987 2.48% Andrew Mason Executive Director

Mission

Since 1971, Open Meadow Alternative Schools has been making a difference in the lives of North Portland youth. Open Meadow Schools offers a personalized educational experience for middle and high school youth. Our mission is to educate youth in small, relationship-based programs that emphasize personal responsibility, academics, and service to the community. Open Meadow successfully re-engages disconnected youth in their education, providing academic and support services to those at high risk of dropping out of school. We educate students in small middle and high school programs and provide an array of transition services that help students move smoothly from middle school to high school and from high school to college and career. In 2007-08, Open Meadow served more than 700 youth in our programs.

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Charity Contact Info

Open School
7633 North Wabash Avenue
Portland, OR 97217
tel: (503) 978-1935
fax: (503) 978-1989
EIN: 93-0757378

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Board Leadership

Stephen D. Gomez
President

CEO

Andrew Mason
Executive Director