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New Visions for Public Schools
320 West Thirteenth Street
New York, NY 10014
tel: (212) 645-5110
fax: (212) 645-7409
EIN: 13-3538961

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Board Leadership

Richard I. Beattie & Roger C. Altman


Robert Hughes

Education : Education Policy and Reform

New Visions for Public Schools

Helping students achieve their fullest potential

(out of 100)
Overall Score & Rating 97.12 4 stars
  Financial 95.93 4 stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 4 stars
This rating was published 06/01/2016 and includes data from FY2014, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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Financial Performance Metrics
  Program Expenses
(Percent of the charity’s total expenses spent on the programs
and services it delivers)
  Administrative Expenses 8.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 3.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.03
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.48
  Program Expenses Growth 8.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 8.2%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by New Visions for Public Schools on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Income Statement     (FYE 06/2014)

   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $10,632,125
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $944,190
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $8,048,573
Total Contributions $19,624,888
   Program Service Revenue $2,002,970
Total Primary Revenue $21,627,858
   Other Revenue $1,292,892
TOTAL REVENUE $22,920,750
   Program Expenses $20,292,253
   Administrative Expenses $2,123,560
   Fundraising Expenses $779,347
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-274,410
Net Assets $31,881,835

Financial Charts

Compensation of Leaders     (FYE 06/2014)

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$396,796 1.71% Robert L. Hughes President


New Visions for Public Schools, founded in 1989, is the largest education reform organization dedicated to improving the quality of education children receive in New York City's public schools. Working with the public and private sectors, New Visions develops programs and policies to energize teaching and learning and to raise the level of student achievement. Our goal is to ensure that all students have access to effective schools that enable them to realize their full potential and become productive citizens. New Visions provides incentives and supports to teachers to explore and implement new ways to engage students and increase the relevancy and rigor of classroom practices.

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