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Education : Youth Education Programs and Services

Chicago Hope Academy

Dedicated to nurturing and challenging the body, mind, and spirit to the glory of God.

86.04

2189 West Bowler Street Chicago, IL 60612
tel: (312) 491-1600   Web Site
EIN: 36-4244054

Board Leadership
Brian Sir
Board Chairman

CEO
Ike Muzikowski
Principal and President

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 86.04
  Financial 94.68
  Accountability & Transparency 81.00
This rating was published 04/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Chicago Hope Academy is a coed non-denominational college and life preparatory high school dedicated to nurturing and challenging the whole person- body, mind, and spirit- to the glory of God. We offer a challenging college preparatory curriculum that balances physical, mental, and spiritual development and gifted teachers who encourage and mentor students.

Chicago Hope Academy is a coed non-denominational college and life preparatory high school dedicated to nurturing and challenging the whole person- body, mind, and spirit- to the glory of God. We offer a challenging college preparatory curriculum that balances physical, mental, and spiritual development and gifted teachers who encourage and mentor students.

Financial

94.68

Accountability & Transparency

81.00

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)
83.9%
  Administrative Expenses 11.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 4.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.07
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.35
  Program Expenses Growth 18.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 27.5%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Chicago Hope Academy on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Chicago Hope Academy on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Chicago Hope Academy (IL) 86.04
Denver Street School (CO) 88.67
Epiphany School (MA) 92.25
Epic Academy (IL) 86.54
Marian Middle School (MO) 93.42

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,348,507
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,348,507
   Program Service Revenue $1,720,911
Total Primary Revenue $3,069,418
   Other Revenue $1,427,619
TOTAL REVENUE $4,497,037
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $5,299,002
   Administrative Expenses $704,344
   Fundraising Expenses $223,493
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $6,226,839
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-1,729,802
   
Net Assets $12,611,505

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
Christian Preparatory High School $5,299,002 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-06 04/01/2021 86.04
2018-06 07/01/2019 85.87
2017-06 08/01/2018 84.66
2016-06 12/01/2017 82.24
2015-06 11/01/2016 81.97
2014-06 06/01/2016 81.85
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 09/01/2015 82.06
2013-06 12/01/2014 77.50
2012-06 06/01/2014 77.71

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

EIN 36-4244054
Name in IRS Master File CHICAGO HOPE ACADEMY
NTEE Code B25
NTEE Classification Secondary, High School
NTEE Type Educational Institutions and Related Activities
Classification Educational 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 April, 2000
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • June, 2018
  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$131,250 2.10% Robert Muzikowski Chairman, Founder
Other Salaries of Note
$126,000 2.02% Walter Johnson President

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Chicago Hope Academy (IL) 86.04
Fugees Family (OH) 86.96
Nativity Prep Academy (CA) 87.00
Good Shepherd Nativity Mission School (LA) 86.84
Harlem Academy (NY) 91.56

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Charity Contact Info

Chicago Hope Academy
2189 West Bowler Street
Chicago, IL 60612
tel: (312) 491-1600
fax: (312) 491-1616
EIN: 36-4244054

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Board Leadership

Brian Sir
Board Chairman

CEO

Ike Muzikowski
Principal and President

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