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Spectrum Academy

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

Spectrum Academy is a charter school based in North Salt Lake City, UT that was founded in 2005. As of 2018 they had $16 million in revenue and $30 million in assets.

We are the premier charter school in Utah for students with high functioning autism and others who would benefit from our unique learning environment. We provide small class sizes, with individualized instruction and innovative social skills curriculum.

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Program areas at Spectrum Academy

Operation of one public charter school for students from kindergarten to twelfth grade.

Operation of a food services program for the convenience of the students and faculty.

Operation of a day care and preschool services.

Form 990s for Spectrum Academy

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-06Mar 15, 2019990View PDF
2017-06Apr 10, 2018990View PDF
2016-06Jul 12, 2017990View PDF
2015-06Feb 25, 2016990View PDF
2014-06Feb 4, 2015990View PDF
...and four more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for Spectrum Academy

Total grants, contributions, etc.$16,273,824
Program services$288,720
Investment income and dividends$45,292
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$41,293
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$0
Total revenues$16,649,129

Vendors for Spectrum Academy

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
KimbiaFundraising software2020-03-02
███████ ███ ████Fundraising software; Payment processing2020-03-02
██████ ███ ███████ ██Tax accounting2018-12-17
██████ ███Software2018-05-04

Personnel at Spectrum Academy

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Brad NelsonDirector of Finance and Development$119,423March 14, 2018
Jaime ChristensenDirector$119,423Sept. 14, 2019

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11Ronald Wilson Reagan Academy501(c)(3)$5.3 millionSpringville, UT
12Ogden Preparatory Academy (OPA)501(c)(3)$8.4 millionOgden, UT
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