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Esperanza Academy

Inspiring our students to become active learners and responsible global citizens

three stars

84.79

198 Garden Street Lawrence, MA 01840
tel: (978) 686-4673   Web Site
EIN: 73-1722348

Board Leadership
Srah Bankson Newton
Chair

CEO
Jadihel Taveras
Head of School

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 84.79 three stars
  Financial 81.52 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 10/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Esperanza Academy is a tuition-free, independent middle school in the Episcopal tradition welcoming girls of diverse faiths, races and cultures from Lawrence, Massachusetts. Our mission is to inspire our students to become active learners and responsible global citizens. We empower and prepare our girls to meet challenges with courage, integrity, and respect.

Esperanza Academy is a tuition-free, independent middle school in the Episcopal tradition welcoming girls of diverse faiths, races and cultures from Lawrence, Massachusetts. Our mission is to inspire our students to become active learners and responsible global citizens. We empower and prepare our girls to meet challenges with courage, integrity, and respect.

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Financial

three stars

81.52

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 10/01/2019 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)
71.9%
  Administrative Expenses 11.3%
  Fundraising Expenses 16.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.15
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.95
  Program Expenses Growth 1.8%
  Liabilities to Assets 1.7%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Esperanza Academy on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Esperanza Academy on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Esperanza Academy (MA) 84.79 three stars
Street School (OK) 90.77 four stars
Fugees Family (GA) 88.48 three stars
French Camp Academy (MS) 88.15 three stars
Gesu School (PA) 94.27 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,315,275
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $271,385
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $43,352
Total Contributions $2,630,012
   Program Service Revenue $19,653
Total Primary Revenue $2,649,665
   Other Revenue $22,646
TOTAL REVENUE $2,672,311
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,339,549
   Administrative Expenses $195,168
   Fundraising Expenses $319,248
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,853,965
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $818,346
   
Net Assets $3,873,592

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
Tuition-Free Middle School $1,339,549 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-06 10/01/2019 84.79 three stars
2017-06 09/03/2019 87.94 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 73-1722348
Name in IRS Master File ESPERANZA ACADEMY INC
NTEE Code B11
NTEE Classification Single Organization Support
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 December, 2005
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
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$103,780 5.59% Annmarie Quezada Head of School

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Esperanza Academy (MA) 84.79 three stars
Marian Middle School (MO) 85.15 three stars
Street School (OK) 90.77 four stars
Harlem Academy (NY) 91.78 four stars
Open School (OR) 90.94 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Esperanza Academy
198 Garden Street
Lawrence, MA 01840
tel: (978) 686-4673
fax: (978) 681-1591
EIN: 73-1722348

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Board Leadership

Srah Bankson Newton
Chair

CEO

Jadihel Taveras
Head of School

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