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TaglineGreatSchools is the leading independent source of pre K-12 school performance information, with profiles of 200,000 public, public charter, and private schools.
CitySan Francisco
Mapping LocationSan Francisco, California, United States
Zip Code94105
CEOBill Jackson
Year Founded1998
Full Time Employees70
Comapny TypeNonprofit
Market CategoriesEducation
Revenue SourceAdvertising
Revenue SourcePhilanthropy
DescriptionThe mission of GreatSchools is to inform, inspire and support families, and help parents get a great education for their children. We leverage the power of data and digital media to help parents find great schools, solve education-related problems, raise expectations for their children's learning, develop education-related parenting skills, and access helpful resources online and in their community.
Financial InformationFrom our audited financials for the year ended December 31, 2012:Our total annual support and revenue was $9,623,000.Earned income (including from advertising and licensing) totaled $2,835,000.Contributions (including from foundations and individuals) totaled $6,670,000.Our significant funders include the Laura and John Arnold Foundation, the William and Flora Hewlett Foundation, the David & Lucile Packard Foundation, the Robertson Foundation, and the Walton Family Foundation.