EIN 36-4470186

High Jump

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High Jump is a tuition free, two year enrichment program for talented and motivated public and parochial middle school students with limited family income. The students attend classes two saturdays a month during the school year and week day classes d...
Related structure
High Jump is a subordinate organization under Latin School of Chicago.

Program areas at High Jump

Having served 32 cohorts of students since our founding in 1989, High Jump has enrolled over 2,200 middle school students into the middle school program. Currently, our cohorts are composed of 208 rising 7th graders. Within each cohort, 85% of our students are from chicagopublic schools, nearly 65% will be the first in their family to attend any post-secondary schooling, 44% identify as hispanic and 40% identify as african-american. The average student comes from a family of four with a household income of $31,000 annually.the program requires students to spend approximately 350 hours per year with our teachers engaged in academic and social-emotional coursework, as well as counseling for High school access and readiness. Over the initial two-year program, we retain approximately 88% of ourstudents.when examining their standardized test scores, students who attend High Jump make two years of math and reading growth for every one year they attend the program. Our students maintain High gpas and attendance rates. 85% of our students go on to attend rigorous college prep High schools in chicago and throughout the country. 50% of our students attend selective enrollment High schools in chicago public schools and 30% of our students attend selective private schools. While in High school, 100% of our alumni report that High Jump prepared them well for High school all of our students graduate High school and 98% of them enroll in college immediately upon High school completion. 79% of our total alumni, and 84% of our most recent cohort have graduated from college, compared to 33% of americans over the age of 25.

Form 990s for High Jump

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2019-062020-09-16990View PDF
2018-062019-06-19990View PDF
2017-062018-09-12990View PDF
2016-062017-10-10990View PDF
2015-062016-08-02990View PDF
...and 5 more Form 990s

Who funds High Jump

Grants from foundations and other nonprofits
Reynolds Family FoundationGeneral & Unrestricted$303,200
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...and 35 more grants received

Financials for High Jump

RevenuesFYE 06/2020
Total grants, contributions, etc.$2,646,472
Program services$0
Investment income and dividends$1,605
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$35
Net income from fundraising events$-21,511
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$0
Total revenues$2,626,601

Personnel at High Jump

Nathan PietriniExecutive Director$48,925
Jill ReidAdvancement Director$135,490
Tim FriedmanChair$0
 Subscribe to viewVice Chair$0
 Subscribe to viewSecretary$0
...and 2 more key personnel

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General information
59 W North Blvd
Chicago, IL 60610
Metro area
Chicago-Naperville-Elgin, IL-IN-WI
Website URL
(312) 582-6104
IRS details
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Form 990
Year formed
Eligible to receive tax-deductible contributions (Pub 78)
NTEE code, primary
B90: Educational Services
NAICS code, primary
813410: Civic and Social Organizations
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Subordinate organization