Education : Education Policy and Reform

Prichard Committee for Academic Excellence

Providing a public voice advocating for continually improved education for all Kentuckians

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four stars

90.86

271 West Short Street Suite 202
Lexington, KY 40507
tel: (859) 233-9849   Web Site
EIN: 61-1026214

Board Leadership
Wynn Radford
Chair

CEO
Brigitte Blom Ramsey
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 90.86 four stars
  Financial 87.08 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 02/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Prichard Committee For Academic Excellence aims to provide a public voice for continually improved education for all Kentuckians. It recognizes that if the Kentucky economy is to continue growing and expanding, educational improvements must too. To help meet that need, the Prichard Committee marked its 25th anniversary by embarking on an ambitious Top 20 By 2020 Campaign designed to put Kentucky in the highest tier of public education in the nation.

The Prichard Committee For Academic Excellence aims to provide a public voice for continually improved education for all Kentuckians. It recognizes that if the Kentucky economy is to continue growing and expanding, educational improvements must too. To help meet that need, the Prichard Committee marked its 25th anniversary by embarking on an ambitious Top 20 By 2020 Campaign designed to put Kentucky in the highest tier of public education in the nation.

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Financial

three stars

87.08

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 02/01/2019 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)
74.3%
  Administrative Expenses 18.9%
  Fundraising Expenses 6.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.07
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.31
  Program Expenses Growth 1.6%
  Liabilities to Assets 0.8%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Prichard Committee for Academic Excellence on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Prichard Committee for Academic Excellence on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $501,046
   Federated Campaigns $19,125
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $520,171
   Program Service Revenue $30,661
Total Primary Revenue $550,832
   Other Revenue $67,746
TOTAL REVENUE $618,578
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,154,605
   Administrative Expenses $293,738
   Fundraising Expenses $69,756
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,518,099
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-899,521
   
Net Assets $4,851,813

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$135,000 8.89% Brigitte Blom-Ramsey Executive Director

Mission

The Prichard Committee For Academic Excellence aims to provide a public voice for continually improved education for all Kentuckians. It recognizes that if the Kentucky economy is to continue growing and expanding, educational improvements must too. To help meet that need, the Prichard Committee marked its 25th anniversary by embarking on an ambitious Top 20 By 2020 Campaign designed to put Kentucky in the highest tier of public education in the nation.

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Prichard Committee for Academic Excellence (KY) 90.86 four stars
Research for Action (PA) 91.90 four stars
Center for Education Reform (DC) 88.69 three stars
California Charter Schools Association (CA) 88.22 three stars
The Mind Trust (IN) 95.05 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Prichard Committee for Academic Excellence
271 West Short Street
Suite 202
Lexington, KY 40507
tel: (859) 233-9849
EIN: 61-1026214

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Board Leadership

Wynn Radford
Chair

CEO

Brigitte Blom Ramsey
Executive Director