Education : Youth Education Programs and Services

Communities In Schools of Jacksonville

Helping students choose success.

78.46

6261 Dupont Station Court Jacksonville, FL 32217
tel: (904) 344-3900   Web Site
EIN: 59-3027895

Board Leadership
Josh Woolsey
Board Chair

CEO
Leon Baxton
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 78.46
  Financial 76.19
  Accountability & Transparency 81.00
This rating was published 02/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Communities In Schools (CIS) was founded in 1977 in New York to help adolescents stay in school and graduate from high school. Communities In Schools of Jacksonville grew out of the concerns of community leaders about the high social and financial costs related to the problem of dropouts in the local school system. Since its inception in 1990, Communities In Schools of Jacksonville has grown from one site at Jefferson Davis Middle School to serving more than 35 schools and reaching nearly 7,000 students annually through case management, after-school, mentoring, and literacy tutoring programs. Communities In Schools of Jacksonville is unique in its ability to link valuable resources with those students in danger of falling through the cracks, enabling them to successfully learn, stay in school and prepare for life.

Communities In Schools (CIS) was founded in 1977 in New York to help adolescents stay in school and graduate from high school. Communities In Schools of Jacksonville grew out of the concerns of community leaders about the high social and financial costs related to the problem of dropouts in the local school system. Since its inception in 1990, Communities In Schools of Jacksonville has grown from one site at Jefferson Davis Middle School to serving more than 35 schools and reaching nearly 7,000 students annually through case management, after-school, mentoring, and literacy tutoring programs. Communities In Schools of Jacksonville is unique in its ability to link valuable resources with those students in danger of falling through the cracks, enabling them to successfully learn, stay in school and prepare for life.

Financial

76.19

Accountability & Transparency

81.00

This rating was published 02/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, 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)
88.3%
  Administrative Expenses 8.9%
  Fundraising Expenses 2.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.02
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.08
  Program Expenses Growth 0.2%
  Liabilities to Assets 40.2%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Communities In Schools of Jacksonville on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Communities In Schools of Jacksonville on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $7,511,210
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $7,511,210
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $7,511,210
   Other Revenue $141,984
TOTAL REVENUE $7,653,194
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $6,760,641
   Administrative Expenses $696,928
   Fundraising Expenses $192,657
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $7,650,226
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $2,968
   
Net Assets $592,971

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
None reported -- This organization did not report a CEO

Mission

Communities In Schools (CIS) was founded in 1977 in New York to help adolescents stay in school and graduate from high school. Communities In Schools of Jacksonville grew out of the concerns of community leaders about the high social and financial costs related to the problem of dropouts in the local school system. Since its inception in 1990, Communities In Schools of Jacksonville has grown from one site at Jefferson Davis Middle School to serving more than 35 schools and reaching nearly 7,000 students annually through case management, after-school, mentoring, and literacy tutoring programs. Communities In Schools of Jacksonville is unique in its ability to link valuable resources with those students in danger of falling through the cracks, enabling them to successfully learn, stay in school and prepare for life.

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Charity Contact Info

Communities In Schools of Jacksonville
6261 Dupont Station Court
Jacksonville, FL 32217
tel: (904) 344-3900
fax: (904) 366-6360
EIN: 59-3027895

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Board Leadership

Josh Woolsey
Board Chair

CEO

Leon Baxton
Chief Executive Officer