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Nativity Prep Academy

Higher Expectations, Deeper Relationships, Better Outcomes

three stars

87.00

4463 College Avenue San Diego, CA 92115
tel: (619) 544-9455   Web Site
EIN: 33-0886247

Board Leadership
Rod Powers
Chair

CEO
Dr. Gilbert Brady
President

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 87.00 three stars
  Financial 83.00 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 93.00 four stars
This rating was published 04/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Nativity Prep Academy provides a tuition-free Catholic middle school education to middle school students from low-income situations who aspire to represent the first generation in their families to graduate from college. Through our unique Graduate Support Program, we provide ongoing, high-impact support to our students, walking alongside them from middle school, to high school and through college graduation.

Nativity Prep Academy provides a tuition-free Catholic middle school education to middle school students from low-income situations who aspire to represent the first generation in their families to graduate from college. Through our unique Graduate Support Program, we provide ongoing, high-impact support to our students, walking alongside them from middle school, to high school and through college graduation.

Financial

three stars

83.00

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

93.00

This rating was published 04/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, 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)
74.1%
  Administrative Expenses 10.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 15.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.12
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.43
  Program Expenses Growth 5.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 6.5%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Nativity Prep Academy on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Nativity Prep Academy on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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How is the organization collecting feedback?
Electronic surveys (by email, tablet, etc), Community meetings or town halls, Constituent (client or resident, etc) advisory committees
How is the organization using feedback?
To identify and remedy poor client service experiences, To identify bright spots and enhance positive service experiences, To make fundamental changes to our programs and/or operations, To inform the development of new programs/projects, To identify where we are less inclusive or equitable across demographic groups, To strengthen relationships with the people we serve
With whom is the organization sharing feedback?
The people we serve, Our staff, Our board, Our funders
What challenges does the organization face when collecting feedback?
Staff find it hard to prioritize feedback collection and review due to lack of time
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Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Nativity Prep Academy (CA) 87.00 three stars
Gottesman RTW Academy (NJ) 89.24 three stars
Community Partnership School (PA) 91.78 four stars
Nativity School of Worcester (MA) 86.31 three stars
Beacon Academy (MA) 92.20 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $3,330,071
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $159,585
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $54,790
Total Contributions $3,544,446
   Program Service Revenue $17,477
Total Primary Revenue $3,561,923
   Other Revenue $8,000
TOTAL REVENUE $3,569,923
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,327,621
   Administrative Expenses $237,781
   Fundraising Expenses $308,510
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,873,912
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $1,696,011
   
Net Assets $3,338,278

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
Catholic Middle School Education $858,967 64.7%
Graduate Support $468,654 35.3%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-06 04/01/2021 87.00 three stars
2018-06 09/03/2019 90.03 four stars
2018-06 07/01/2019 84.02 three stars
2017-06 09/01/2018 81.05 three stars
2016-06 02/01/2018 82.43 three stars
2015-06 02/01/2017 88.29 three stars
2015-06 12/01/2016 80.52 three stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 81.83 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 09/01/2015 83.09 three stars
2013-06 03/01/2015 74.57 two stars
2013-06 07/01/2014 58.35 one star
2012-06 07/01/2013 59.38 one star
2011-06 05/01/2012 55.73 one star
2010-06 09/20/2011 65.65 one star
 
CN 1.0
2010-06 07/01/2011 74.58 two stars
2008-06 03/01/2011 84.34 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 33-0886247
Name in IRS Master File NATIVITY PREP ACADEMY OF SAN DIEGO
NTEE Code B90
NTEE Classification Educational Services and Schools - Other
NTEE Type Educational Institutions and Related Activities
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities
Foundation Status Organization which receives a substantial part of its support from a governmental unit or the general public   170(b)(1)(A)(vi)
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 June, 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, 2018
  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$150,000 8.00% Gilbert Brady President

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Nativity Prep Academy (CA) 87.00 three stars
Guadalupe School (UT) 92.14 four stars
The East Harlem School at Exodus House (NY) 90.50 four stars
Bethesda Academy (GA) 85.30 three stars
Epiphany School (MA) 89.81 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Nativity Prep Academy
4463 College Avenue
San Diego, CA 92115
tel: (619) 544-9455
EIN: 33-0886247

Mail donations to:
6126 Adelaide Avenue
San Diego, CA 92115

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Board Leadership

Rod Powers
Chair

CEO

Dr. Gilbert Brady
President

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