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Human Services : Youth Development, Shelter, and Crisis Services

Cookson Hills Christian School

Providing home, school, and therapy for kids who are at-risk.

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four stars

92.26

60416 Highway 10 Kansas, OK 74347
tel: (918) 597-2192   Web Site
EIN: 73-0665495

Board Leadership
Missy Franklin
Chair

CEO
Heath Hostetler
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 92.26 four stars
  Financial 91.60 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 93.00 four stars
This rating was published 05/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Since 1957, Cookson Hills has provided a nurturing home, quality Christian education, and therapy services in Northeast Oklahoma. Our cost-free programs serve kids ages 5-17 who want to write a better story for their lives and have faced challenges with family life, school truancy, homelessness, poor peer relationships, or experienced abuse and neglect. Our staff of 48 and many volunteers come together to fulfill our vision- to raise up healthy individuals who are empowered to positively impact future generations.

Since 1957, Cookson Hills has provided a nurturing home, quality Christian education, and therapy services in Northeast Oklahoma. Our cost-free programs serve kids ages 5-17 who want to write a better story for their lives and have faced challenges with family life, school truancy, homelessness, poor peer relationships, or experienced abuse and neglect. Our staff of 48 and many volunteers come together to fulfill our vision- to raise up healthy individuals who are empowered to positively impact future generations.

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This impact information is current as of March 2019, when it was provided to us by GuideStar. At this time, Impact information published on this organization's page has no effect on its rating per our methodology.

Financial

four stars

91.60

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

93.00

This rating was published 05/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, 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)
80.7%
  Administrative Expenses 14.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 4.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.05
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 6.02
  Program Expenses Growth 0.8%
  Liabilities to Assets 3.3%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Cookson Hills Christian School on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Cookson Hills Christian School on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Cookson Hills Christian School (OK) 92.26 four stars
New York Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children (NY) 87.28 three stars
Kids In Crisis, Inc. (CT) 89.40 three stars
Friends of Yemin Orde (MD) 92.92 four stars
Boys & Girls Ranches of Alabama (AL) 91.04 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $3,144,731
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $3,144,731
   Program Service Revenue $20,396
Total Primary Revenue $3,165,127
   Other Revenue $581,613
TOTAL REVENUE $3,746,740
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,385,509
   Administrative Expenses $436,750
   Fundraising Expenses $136,392
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,958,651
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $788,089
   
Net Assets $18,019,446

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
Out-of-Home Care for Children $1,509,132 63.3%
Christian Based Educational Services $846,563 35.5%
Therapeutic Services $29,814 1.2%

Ratings History
Cookson Hills Christian School has received 3 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-06 05/01/2019 92.26 four stars
2017-06 05/01/2018 96.43 four stars
2016-06 06/01/2017 91.14 four stars
2015-06 07/01/2016 89.10 three stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 92.61 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 08/01/2015 90.41 four stars
2013-06 07/01/2014 91.89 four stars
2012-06 11/01/2013 90.67 four 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 73-0665495
Name in IRS Master File COOKSON HILLS CHRISTIAN SCHOOL
NTEE Code P70
NTEE Classification Residential, Custodial Care
NTEE Type Human Services - Multipurpose and Other
Classification Educational Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (30) School, college, trade school, etc.
(326) Care and housing of children (orphanage, etc)
(327) Prevention of cruelty to children
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 November, 1958
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
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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
$83,716 2.82% Heath Hostetler Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Cookson Hills Christian School (OK) 92.26 four stars
Paul Anderson Youth Home (GA) 88.58 three stars
Youth Emergency Services (NE) 90.28 four stars
Tamassee DAR School (SC) 91.85 four stars
New England Kurn Hattin Homes (VT) 89.27 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Cookson Hills Christian School
60416 Highway 10
Kansas, OK 74347
tel: (918) 597-2192
fax: (918) 597-2200
EIN: 73-0665495

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Board Leadership

Missy Franklin
Chair

CEO

Heath Hostetler
Executive Director

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