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Girls Preparatory School (GPS)

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

GPS is a high school based in Chattanooga, TN that was founded in 1906. As of 2019 they had $18 million in revenue and $58 million in assets.

Girls Preparatory School, one of the largest secondary girls' day schools in the United States, enrolls nearly 600 college-bound students in grades 6-12. Generations of our accomplished alumnae are evidence that single-sex education works.

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Program areas at GPS

Girls preparatory school (gps) is an independent college preparatory school for grades six through twelve with approximately 600 students, of which approximately 40% received financial assistance. Gps inspires each girl to lead a life of integrity and purpose by engaging her mind, cultivating her strenghths, and nurturing her self-confidence and respect for others. It does so by focusing on its values of honor, respect, curiosity, individuality, and relationships. In fiscal year 2019, gps graduated 83 students.

Form 990s for GPS

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2019-06Jan 31, 2020990View PDF
2018-06May 14, 2019990View PDF
2017-06Jan 18, 2018990View PDF
2016-06Mar 1, 2017990View PDF
2015-06Jul 12, 2016990View PDF
...and four more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for GPS

Total grants, contributions, etc.$1,562,117
Program services$16,759,438
Investment income and dividends$557,754
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$53,371
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$-102,744
Net income from fundraising events$106,226
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$22,423
Miscellaneous revenues$0
Total revenues$18,958,585

Vendors for GPS

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
Microsoft ServicesSoftware2020-02-28
█████████CRM software; Fundraising software2020-02-24
███████Marketing software; CRM software; Content management system software2020-02-24
███████ █████ ████████ ███████Tax accounting2019-11-14
████ ██████ ████████ ███Food Service$742,7252019-06-01
████ █████ ████ ██████ ██ ██████████ ████Insurance2016-12-31
████ ███████Insurance agent or broker$45,3042016-12-31
███ ████████ ████ █████████ ███████ ██ ███████Insurance2016-12-31
...and three more vendors

Personnel at GPS

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Judy VredenburghPresident and Chief Executive Officer-April 6, 2018
Mark VosskampChief Financial Officer$140,174July 20, 2020
█████ █████Chief Enrollment and Communications Officer / Director of Strategic Communications and Marketing$129,272July 20, 2020
███ ████Chief Development Officer-July 20, 2020
█████ █████New Chief Enrollment and Communications Officer-July 20, 2020
██████ ██ ██████Head of School$323,867July 20, 2020
████ ██████Interim Head of School 7 and 9 and 2020 / Headmaster-July 20, 2020
██████ ███████Director of Innovation and Teacher Engagement / Director of Learning Innovation$123,576June 30, 2019
████ ██████ █████Director of Admission-Nov. 1, 2017
██████ ████████Director of Educational Technology and Information Systems / Director of Educational Technology and Information Services-Aug. 1, 2019
...and 15 more key personnel

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