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Education : Education Policy and Reform

New Visions for Public Schools

Helping students achieve their fullest potential

four stars

94.10

205 East 42nd Street Fourth Floor
New York, NY 10017
tel: (212) 645-5110   Web Site
EIN: 13-3538961

Board Leadership
Richard I. Beattie & Roger C. Altman
Co-Chairmen

CEO
Mark Dunetz
President

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 94.10 four stars
  Financial 91.67 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 02/01/2018 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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.

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.

Financial

four stars

91.67

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 02/01/2018 and includes data from FY2016, 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)
86.9%
  Administrative Expenses 9.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 3.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.03
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.99
  Program Expenses Growth 6.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 20.2%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by New Visions for Public Schools on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by New Visions for Public Schools on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
New Visions for Public Schools (NY) 94.10 four stars
Houston A+ Challenge (TX) 86.67 three stars
The Parent-Child Home Program (NY) 95.47 four stars
Young Women's Leadership Network (NY) 92.37 four stars
Center for Education Reform (DC) 89.12 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $22,114,607
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $11,070,846
Total Contributions $33,185,453
   Program Service Revenue $3,750,128
Total Primary Revenue $36,935,581
   Other Revenue $1,206,557
TOTAL REVENUE $38,142,138
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $22,889,954
   Administrative Expenses $2,717,504
   Fundraising Expenses $620,794
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $26,228,252
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $11,913,886
   
Net Assets $48,202,379

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
School Support $8,785,385 38.4%
Teacher and Leadership Development $7,382,383 32.3%
School Creation $5,785,953 25.3%

Ratings History
New Visions for Public Schools has received 5 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2016-06 02/01/2018 94.10 four stars
2015-06 10/01/2016 94.47 four stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 97.12 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 11/01/2015 93.99 four stars
2013-06 04/01/2015 95.06 four stars
2012-06 03/01/2014 92.20 four stars
2012-06 02/01/2014 91.91 four stars
2012-06 11/01/2013 90.76 four stars
2011-06 09/01/2012 81.15 three stars
2010-06 09/20/2011 84.49 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2010-06 07/01/2011 81.12 three stars
2009-06 09/01/2010 85.21 three stars
2008-06 10/01/2009 88.97 three stars
2007-06 03/01/2009 90.69 four stars
2006-06 07/01/2007 93.17 four stars
2005-06 09/01/2006 99.24 four stars
2004-06 07/01/2005 98.96 four stars
2003-06 12/01/2004 89.71 three stars
2002-06 11/01/2003 94.35 four stars
2001-06 10/15/2002 95.11 four 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 13-3538961
Name in IRS Master File NEW VISIONS FOR PUBLIC SCHOOLS INC
NTEE Code B19
NTEE Classification Nonmonetary Support N.E.C.
NTEE Type Educational Institutions and Related Activities
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (561) Gifts or grants to individuals (other than scholarships)
Foundation Status Organization which receives a substantial part of its support from a governmental unit or the general public   170(b)(1)(A)(vi)
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 September, 1994
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, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
  • June, 2012

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

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$300,000 1.14% Mark C Dunetz VP of School Support, President
Other Salaries of Note
$496,381 1.89% Robert L. Hughes Former President

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
New Visions for Public Schools (NY) 94.10 four stars
Education Writers Association (DC) 89.48 three stars
National College Access Network (DC) 88.22 three stars
The Parent-Child Home Program (NY) 95.47 four stars
Healthy Schools Campaign (IL) 86.90 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

New Visions for Public Schools
205 East 42nd Street
Fourth Floor
New York, NY 10017
tel: (212) 645-5110
fax: (212) 645-7409
EIN: 13-3538961

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Board Leadership

Richard I. Beattie & Roger C. Altman
Co-Chairmen

CEO

Mark Dunetz
President

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