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Education : Youth Education Programs and Services

The Harlem School of the Arts

Enriching the lives of young people

three stars

88.08

645 Saint Nicholas Avenue New York, NY 10030
tel: (212) 926-4100   Web Site
EIN: 13-2552500

Board Leadership
Charles J. Hamilton, Jr.
Chairman

CEO
Eric G. Pryor
President

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 88.08 three stars
  Financial 87.23 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 04/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Harlem School of the Arts enriches the lives of young people and their families in Harlem and the Greater New York City area by providing, unrivaled on-site arts instruction, vital outreach partnerships with New York City schools; presenting quality community performances and programs attracting diverse audiences to our dynamic cultural arts facility, and providing essential workspace for aspiring artists. Through these activities, HSA connects students to the rich cultural traditions, diversity, and talent of Harlem.

The Harlem School of the Arts enriches the lives of young people and their families in Harlem and the Greater New York City area by providing, unrivaled on-site arts instruction, vital outreach partnerships with New York City schools; presenting quality community performances and programs attracting diverse audiences to our dynamic cultural arts facility, and providing essential workspace for aspiring artists. Through these activities, HSA connects students to the rich cultural traditions, diversity, and talent of Harlem.

Financial

three stars

87.23

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 04/01/2021 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)
72.4%
  Administrative Expenses 14.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 12.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.13
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.56
  Program Expenses Growth 7.3%
  Liabilities to Assets 6.8%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The Harlem School of the Arts on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The Harlem School of the Arts on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
The Harlem School of the Arts (NY) 88.08 three stars
Music Academy of the West (CA) 91.07 four stars
Studio in a School (NY) 93.09 four stars
Joy of Music Program (MA) 88.09 three stars
ETM-LA (CA) 92.38 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $5,553,765
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $863,266
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $1,057,903
Total Contributions $7,474,934
   Program Service Revenue $1,898,059
Total Primary Revenue $9,372,993
   Other Revenue $465,904
TOTAL REVENUE $9,838,897
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $3,780,248
   Administrative Expenses $778,903
   Fundraising Expenses $742,419
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $5,301,570
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $4,537,327
   
Net Assets $10,387,422

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.

Due to an error on this organization's Form 990, we are unable to display program information.

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-06 04/01/2021 88.08 three stars
2018-06 08/01/2019 86.73 three stars
2017-06 09/01/2018 81.00 three stars
2016-06 12/01/2017 80.27 three stars
2015-06 11/01/2016 80.20 three stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 78.01 two stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 11/01/2015 73.82 two stars
2013-06 11/01/2014 85.79 three stars
2012-06 10/01/2013 69.84 one star
2011-06 11/06/2012 76.57 two 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 13-2552500
Name in IRS Master File HARLEM SCHOOL OF THE ARTS INC
NTEE Code [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Classification [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Type [Not Provided by IRS]
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (59) Other school related activities
(602) Gifts, grants, or loans to other organizations
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 July, 1965
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • June, 2018
  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$225,615 4.25% Eric Pryor President

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
The Harlem School of the Arts (NY) 88.08 three stars
Joy of Music Program (MA) 88.09 three stars
The Ghetto Film School (NY) 91.30 four stars
The Art Institute of Chicago (IL) 89.23 three stars
Center for Arts-Inspired Learning (OH) 85.40 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

The Harlem School of the Arts
645 Saint Nicholas Avenue
New York, NY 10030
tel: (212) 926-4100
EIN: 13-2552500

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Board Leadership

Charles J. Hamilton, Jr.
Chairman

CEO

Eric G. Pryor
President

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