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NCTA

A private, Christian, college-preparatory boarding school for highly-motivated students. Over 90% on scholarship.

three stars

83.33

3846 North Highway 144 Granbury, TX 76048
tel: (254) 897-4822   Web Site
EIN: 51-0236530

CEO
Todd Shipman
President, CFO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 83.33 three stars
  Financial 91.54 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 78.00 two stars
This rating was published 12/23/2020 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1975, North Central Texas Academy (located on the beautiful, 500-acre campus of Happy Hill Farm) is an independent, accredited, coeducational, interdenominational college-preparatory, day, boarding, and international school.

North Central Texas Academy equips a unified, but diverse, student body for lifelong success by providing a comprehensive education from a Christian worldview that cultivates the mind, transforms the heart, and develops each student's character and God-given abilities.

Founded in 1975, North Central Texas Academy (located on the beautiful, 500-acre campus of Happy Hill Farm) is an independent, accredited, coeducational, interdenominational college-preparatory, day, boarding, and international school.

North Central Texas Academy equips a unified, but diverse, student body for lifelong success by providing a comprehensive education from a Christian worldview that cultivates the mind, transforms the heart, and develops each student's character and God-given abilities.

Financial

four stars

91.54

Accountability & Transparency

two stars

78.00

This rating was published 12/23/2020 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)
93.0%
  Administrative Expenses 4.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 2.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.03
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.51
  Program Expenses Growth 0.5%
  Liabilities to Assets < 0.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by NCTA on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by NCTA on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
NCTA (TX) 83.33 three stars
Street School (OK) 97.74 four stars
Chicago Hope Academy (IL) 86.04 three stars
French Camp Academy (MS) 92.82 four stars
Nativity School of Worcester (MA) 86.31 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $6,156,726
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $285,621
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $6,442,347
   Program Service Revenue $961,204
Total Primary Revenue $7,403,551
   Other Revenue $202,847
TOTAL REVENUE $7,606,398
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $7,470,071
   Administrative Expenses $368,711
   Fundraising Expenses $196,172
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $8,034,954
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-428,556
   
Net Assets $20,545,980

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
Children's Home $4,393,638 58.8%
Academy $2,859,355 38.3%
Farm $217,078 2.9%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-12 12/23/2020 83.33 three stars
2018-12 03/01/2020 83.89 three stars
2017-12 12/21/2018 83.25 three stars
2016-12 03/01/2018 80.50 three stars
2015-12 03/01/2017 80.43 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 81.61 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 12/01/2015 80.24 three stars
2014-12 11/01/2015 77.58 two stars
2013-12 12/22/2014 81.47 three stars
2012-12 11/01/2013 79.65 two stars
2011-12 11/06/2012 77.91 two stars
2010-12 11/01/2011 76.43 two stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 75.64 two stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 12/01/2010 90.17 four stars
2008-12 04/01/2010 99.26 four stars
2007-12 12/01/2008 93.96 four stars
2006-12 10/01/2007 87.94 three stars
2005-12 02/01/2007 84.15 three stars
2004-12 10/01/2005 79.85 two stars
2003-12 10/01/2004 84.25 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 51-0236530
Name in IRS Master File HAPPY HILL FARM CHILDRENS HOME INC
NTEE Code P73
NTEE Classification Group Home (Long Term)
NTEE Type Human Services - Multipurpose and Other
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (326) Care and housing of children (orphanage, etc)
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, 1975
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • December, 2018
  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$79,800 0.99% Todd L. Shipman President
Other Salaries of Note
$79,800 0.99% Charles E. Shipman Jr. Chief Operating Officer

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
NCTA (TX) 83.33 three stars
Alternatives in Action (CA) 85.28 three stars
Fugees Family (OH) 86.96 three stars
French Camp Academy (MS) 92.82 four stars
Good Shepherd Nativity Mission School (LA) 89.48 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

NCTA
3846 North Highway 144
Granbury, TX 76048
tel: (254) 897-4822
EIN: 51-0236530

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CEO

Todd Shipman
President, CFO

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