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American Christian Academy (ACA)

Program areas | Form 990s | Financials | Vendors | Personnel | Peers

ACA is a elementary school based in Tuscaloosa, AL that was founded in 1992. As of 2019 they had $7.9 million in revenue and $8.2 million in assets.

American Christian Academy exists in partnership with parents to instill Christian character and academic excellence. We are a coeducational school operated as a non-denominational, independent, Christian organization.

Previous legal names or variations of their name include: American Christian Ed Association.

(205) 553-5963
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Program areas at ACA

The association currently has 1013 students enrolled from preschool to twelveth grade. One of the many goals of the school is to prepare students for college. The association is seeing the success of the program through numerous academic and athletic scholarships that are awarded to graduating seniors.

Form 990s for ACA

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2019-05Feb 5, 2020990View PDF
2018-05Nov 15, 2018990View PDF
2017-05Nov 2, 2017990View PDF
2016-05Jan 23, 2017990View PDF
2015-05Oct 2, 2015990View PDF
...and five more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for ACA

Total grants, contributions, etc.$120,448
Program services$7,645,580
Investment income and dividends$5,490
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$0
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$161,966
Total revenues$7,933,484

Vendors for ACA

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
Lecroy Hunter and Co CPA PCTax accounting2019-10-10
███████ ███████████Fundraising services$24,1482018-05-01

Personnel at ACA

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Dan CardenHeadmaster$108,714Feb. 5, 2020
Janie CardenVice - President$54,727May 31, 2019

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2The Saint James School501(c)(3)$11 millionMontgomery, AL
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4Trinity Presbyterian School501(c)(3)$11 millionMontgomery, AL
5Faith Academy of Mobile501(c)(3)$8.2 millionMobile, AL
6Randolph School501(c)(3)$19 millionHuntsville, AL
7South Baldwin Christian Academy501(c)(3)$2.1 millionOrange Beach, AL
8Ums-Wright Corporation501(c)(3)$17 millionMobile, AL
9Advent Episcopal Day School501(c)(3)$4.3 millionBirmingham, AL
10Chattahoochee Valley Educational Foundation501(c)(3)$2.9 millionLanett, AL
11Macon East Academy501(c)(3)$2.5 millionCecil, AL
12Tuscaloosa Academy501(c)(3)$5.6 millionTuscaloosa, AL
13Glenwood School501(c)(3)$3.9 millionSmiths Station, AL
14Lindsay Lane Christian Academy (LLCA)501(c)(3)$5.3 millionAthens, AL
15Bayside Academy501(c)(3)$10 millionDaphne, AL
16Southeast Education501(c)(3)$5.9 millionDothan, AL
17Jefferson Christian Academy501(c)(3)$2.0 millionBirmingham, AL
18Madison Academy (MA)501(c)(3)$8.0 millionMadison, AL
19Emmanuel Christian School501(c)(3)$1.9 millionDothan, AL
20Mobile Christian School501(c)(3)$5.1 millionMobile, AL
21Alabama Educational Foundation and Indian Springs School A Corporation501(c)(3)$10 millionIndian Springs, AL
22Hilltop Montessori School501(c)(3)$2.7 millionBirmingham, AL
23Joseph S Bruno Educational Foundation501(c)(3)$2.1 millionBirmingham, AL
24Shades Mountain Christian School501(c)(3)$2.2 millionBirmingham, AL
25Polaris Charter Academy501(c)(3)$5.1 millionChicago, IL