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Hmong College Prep Academy (HCPA)

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

HCPA is a charter school based in St Paul, MN that was founded in 2003. As of 2019 they had $30 million in revenue and $37 million in assets.

Hmong College Prep Academy's mission is to provide the best integrated, challenging, and well-rounded educational experience to students in grades K-12.

Previous legal names or variations of their name include: Hmong Academy.

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Program areas at HCPA

Hmong College Prep Academy (hcpa) is a k-12 school district with small class sizes and an individualized program for each student. Hcpa plans to offer an extended school year with core curriculum enriched with Hmong culture and language to strengthen student achievement. Instructional focus: high academic standards aligned with Minnesota state standards, College preparatory curriculum, small learning communities, individualized, project-based learning, cultural congruence and integration, Hmong language/culture and music, strong community-school partnerships, community service leadership opportunities with community involvement. Average enrollment for the 2018-2019 year was 2,182.

Form 990s for HCPA

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2019-06Oct 6, 2020990View PDF
2018-06May 14, 2019990View PDF
2017-06Apr 10, 2018990View PDF
2016-06Sep 7, 2017990View PDF
2015-06Jul 28, 2016990View PDF
...and five more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for HCPA

Total grants, contributions, etc.$30,510,779
Program services$126,119
Investment income and dividends$95,928
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$32,218
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$0
Net income from fundraising events$20,390
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$-25,535
Miscellaneous revenues$70,633
Total revenues$30,830,532

Vendors for HCPA

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
Bergankdv LtdTax accounting2020-03-05
██████████████████ ███Tax accounting; Audit accounting2019-11-16
███ ████████████ ███Construction Services$2,604,3142019-06-01
████ ████ ███████████ ███Food Service$1,283,3792019-06-01
█████ ████████ ███████████Student Transportation$2,278,4472019-06-01
████████ ██████ ███████ ███Speech Services$271,2132019-06-01
█████████ ██ ███Financial Management$145,5902019-06-01

Personnel at HCPA

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Pao YangChief Operating Officer$136,380Nov. 12, 2017
Christianna HangSuperintendent$213,553Oct. 6, 2020
████████ ███████6 - 12 Director of Teaching and Learning$111,874June 30, 2019
███ ██ ████Past Treasurer$3,000Sept. 11, 2019
███ █████ ████████Vice Chair$3,000July 16, 2020
███ ███████ ████████Treasurer$3,000July 16, 2020
███ ███████ ████████Board Chair$48,452July 16, 2020
███ ███ ███Treasurer$3,000July 16, 2020
████ ████Operations Dir.$222,952June 30, 2019
█████ ████Secretary$65,881June 30, 2017
...and two more key personnel

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