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The Parish School

Advancing Language, Empowering Learners

four stars

93.74

11001 Hammerly Boulevard Houston, TX 77043
tel: (713) 467-4696   Web Site
EIN: 76-0049432

Board Leadership
Steven Gordon
President

CEO
Cheval Bryant
Head of School

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 93.74 four stars
  Financial 91.16 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 08/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Established in 1983, The Parish School's (TPS) mission is to identify, educate, and empower children who have language and learning differences. The Parish School specializes in early language intervention and individualized instruction with a focus on the education of the whole child. The Parish School is the only school in Houston, public or private, which offers a multi-age, language-based, developmental curriculum for children 18 months through fifth grade. Children served have communication and learning differences, but average to above average learning potential. TPS utilizes a classroom based therapy program implemented by certified teachers and speech/language pathologists. Classroom ratios are low and treatment/education plans are individualized to maximize the success of each child.

Established in 1983, The Parish School's (TPS) mission is to identify, educate, and empower children who have language and learning differences. The Parish School specializes in early language intervention and individualized instruction with a focus on the education of the whole child. The Parish School is the only school in Houston, public or private, which offers a multi-age, language-based, developmental curriculum for children 18 months through fifth grade. Children served have communication and learning differences, but average to above average learning potential. TPS utilizes a classroom based therapy program implemented by certified teachers and speech/language pathologists. Classroom ratios are low and treatment/education plans are individualized to maximize the success of each child.

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Financial

four stars

91.16

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 08/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, 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)
82.2%
  Administrative Expenses 12.1%
  Fundraising Expenses 5.5%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.09
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.55
  Program Expenses Growth 4.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 24.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The Parish School on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The Parish School on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
The Parish School (TX) 93.74 four stars
National Center for Learning Disabilities (NY) 95.47 four stars
Blind Children's Learning Center (CA) 94.69 four stars
Little Light House (OK) 99.32 four stars
Gateways: Access to Jewish Education (MA) 85.03 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $881,483
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $528,758
   Related Organizations $1,661,052
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $3,071,293
   Program Service Revenue $2,766,523
Total Primary Revenue $5,837,816
   Other Revenue $66,004
TOTAL REVENUE $5,903,820
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $4,159,243
   Administrative Expenses $711,118
   Fundraising Expenses $266,140
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $5,136,501
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $767,319
   
Net Assets $7,944,380

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
Therapeutic Preschool & Elementary School $4,159,243 100.0%

Ratings History
The Parish School has received 2 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-07 08/01/2019 93.74 four stars
2017-07 12/01/2018 91.65 four stars
2016-07 12/01/2017 88.00 three stars
2015-07 12/01/2016 87.67 three stars
2014-07 06/01/2016 89.34 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-07 12/01/2015 90.54 four stars
2014-07 11/01/2015 90.13 four stars
2013-07 12/22/2014 90.54 four stars
2012-07 11/01/2013 88.56 three stars
2011-07 12/01/2012 88.31 three stars
2010-07 12/23/2011 87.08 three stars
2009-07 09/20/2011 93.52 four stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-07 02/01/2011 94.84 four stars
2008-07 03/01/2010 91.08 four stars
2007-07 12/01/2008 93.59 four stars
2006-07 10/01/2007 94.04 four stars
2005-07 09/01/2006 68.86 one star
2004-07 04/01/2005 67.41 one star

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

EIN 76-0049432
Name in IRS Master File PARISH CHILDRENS SCHOOL
NTEE Code B20
NTEE Classification Elementary, Secondary Education, K - 12
NTEE Type Educational Institutions and Related Activities
Classification Educational Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (46) Private school
(59) Other school related 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 August, 1983
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End July
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • July, 2017
  • July, 2016
  • July, 2015
  • July, 2014
  • July, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$144,596 2.81% Nancy Bewley Head Of School

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
The Parish School (TX) 93.74 four stars
Gateways: Access to Jewish Education (MA) 85.03 three stars
National Center for Learning Disabilities (NY) 95.47 four stars
Visually Impaired Preschool Services (VIPS) (KY) 96.79 four stars
Eye to Eye (NY) 96.18 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

The Parish School
11001 Hammerly Boulevard
Houston, TX 77043
tel: (713) 467-4696
fax: (713) 467-8341
EIN: 76-0049432

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Board Leadership

Steven Gordon
President

CEO

Cheval Bryant
Head of School

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