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CN Advisory: High Concern

Celerity Educational Group

2069 West Slauson Avenue Los Angeles, CA 90047
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EIN: 20-1782192

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On January 8, 2019, California News Wire Services reported on the findings of the U.S. Attorney's Office in Los Angeles’s investigation of Celerity Educational Group in an article titled, "LA Charter Schools Founder Pleads To Embezzlement." For this reason, we have issued a High Concern CN Advisory. For more information regarding the charges reported, please see the California News Wire Services article.

  • On January 25, 2017, The Los Angeles Times published an article titled, "Federal agents raid Los Angeles charter school network." For more information, please see The Los Angeles Times article.

  • On May 11, 2017, The Los Angeles Times published an article titled, "California's State Board of Education votes to close 2 Celerity charter schools." For more information, please see The Los Angeles Times article.

  • On September 12, 2017, The Los Angeles Times published an article titled, "L.A. charter schools under federal investigation part ways with their parent organization." For more information, please see The Los Angeles Times article.

  • On September 13, 2017, 89.3 KPCC published an article titled, "Celerity, a troubled network of LA charter schools, outlines plans to reform." For more information, please see the 89.3 KPCC article.


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EIN 20-1782192
Name in IRS Master File ISANA
NTEE Code B29
NTEE Classification [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Type [Not Provided by IRS]
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 March, 2006
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

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Celerity Educational Group
2069 West Slauson Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90047
EIN: 20-1782192

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