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Education : Special Education

Gateways: Access to Jewish Education

Enabling Jewish children with special educational needs to become successful participants in the Jewish community

three stars

83.10

333 Nahanton Street Newton, MA 02459
tel: (617) 630-9010   Web Site
EIN: 04-3494246

Board Leadership
Michelle S. Alkon
President

CEO
Arlene Remz
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 83.10 three stars
  Financial 76.10 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 08/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Gateways provides high quality special education services, expertise and support to enable students with diverse learning needs to succeed in Jewish educational settings and participate meaningfully in Jewish life. Founded in 2006, Gateways offers an array of state-of-the-art educational programs, supports and resources to meet the individual needs of each child in a variety of Jewish settings, including Jewish day schools and supplemental programs. We actively engage and collaborate with teachers and administrators to universalize best practices in education. We seek to educate parents, teachers, administrators and the broader community to promote understanding and acceptance of the children we serve.

Gateways provides high quality special education services, expertise and support to enable students with diverse learning needs to succeed in Jewish educational settings and participate meaningfully in Jewish life. Founded in 2006, Gateways offers an array of state-of-the-art educational programs, supports and resources to meet the individual needs of each child in a variety of Jewish settings, including Jewish day schools and supplemental programs. We actively engage and collaborate with teachers and administrators to universalize best practices in education. We seek to educate parents, teachers, administrators and the broader community to promote understanding and acceptance of the children we serve.

Financial

two stars

76.10

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 08/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, 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)
62.6%
  Administrative Expenses 25.3%
  Fundraising Expenses 11.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.13
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.57
  Program Expenses Growth 12.8%
  Liabilities to Assets 12.3%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Gateways: Access to Jewish Education on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Gateways: Access to Jewish Education on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Gateways: Access to Jewish Education (MA) 83.10 three stars
Little Light House (OK) 99.32 four stars
Visually Impaired Preschool Services (VIPS) (KY) 96.79 four stars
Perkins School for the Blind (MA) 86.76 three stars
Eye to Eye (NY) 96.18 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,842,219
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $398,228
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $2,240,447
   Program Service Revenue $494,797
Total Primary Revenue $2,735,244
   Other Revenue $4,586
TOTAL REVENUE $2,739,830
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,920,970
   Administrative Expenses $587,026
   Fundraising Expenses $353,874
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,861,870
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-122,040
   
Net Assets $1,465,268

Program names and associated costs are listed for the top programs as reported on the charity's most recently filed Form 990. The top programs displayed will include the largest three programs, or those programs covering at least 60% of the charity's total expenses, whichever comes first.

Program Name Amount Spent % of Program Expenses
Jewish Day School Programs $1,003,316 52.2%
Jewish Education Programs $746,086 38.8%
Community Services $170,851 8.9%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-06 08/01/2018 83.10 three stars
2017-06 07/01/2018 82.96 three stars
2016-06 09/01/2017 78.93 two stars
2016-06 08/01/2017 78.74 two stars
2015-06 06/01/2016 76.52 two stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 09/01/2015 77.36 two stars
2013-06 06/01/2014 81.99 three stars
2012-06 06/01/2013 83.34 three stars

The data displayed on this tab is provided by the IRS in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

EIN 04-3494246
Name in IRS Master File GATEWAYS ACCESS TO JEWISH EDUCATION INC
NTEE Code B28
NTEE Classification Specialized Education Institutions
NTEE Type Educational Institutions and Related Activities
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities
Foundation Status School 170(b)(1)(A)(ii)
Deductibility Contributions are deductible
Affiliation Independent - the organization is an independent organization or an independent auxiliary (i.e., not affiliated with a National, Regional, or Geographic grouping of organizations).
Group Name [Not Applicable]
Ruling Date July, 2000
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013

The data displayed in this profile is provided by the IRS for free in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$155,820 5.44% Arlene Remz Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Gateways: Access to Jewish Education (MA) 83.10 three stars
Eye to Eye (NY) 96.18 four stars
Tucker-Maxon Oral School (OR) 86.33 three stars
Visually Impaired Preschool Services (VIPS) (KY) 96.79 four stars
The Parish School (TX) 91.65 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Gateways: Access to Jewish Education
333 Nahanton Street
Newton, MA 02459
tel: (617) 630-9010
fax: (617) 517-9160
EIN: 04-3494246

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Board Leadership

Michelle S. Alkon
President

CEO

Arlene Remz
Executive Director

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