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The School of American Ballet (SAB)

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

SAB is a performing arts school based in New York, NY that was founded in 1934. As of 2018 they had $17 million in revenue and $98 million in assets.

The School of American Ballet was founded in 1934 by George Balanchine and Lincoln Kirstein. The School of American Ballet has been training ballet dancers for generations. SAB is the official School of New York City Ballet.

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Program areas at SAB

Teaching and other artistic programsthe school provides ballet training to students ages 6 to 19, at appropriate levels of concentration. During the winter term (september - june), advanced students have 38 weeks of classes with up to 19 hours per week. The youngest students meet twice weekly for an hour for 34 weeks. During fy 2018, 535 students were enrolled during winter term. Winter term curriculum also includes additional opportunities, particularly for advanced students, such as choreographic workshop and year end performance. The school also offers a 5-week intensive summer course. 225 students took part in the summer program during fy 2018, representing 35 states and 7 foreign countries. An additional 94 students enrolled in the school's two-week summer ca workshop where they studied with sab teachers from new york. Fy 2018 also saw the introduction of a one-week new york city junior program that enrolled 133 students.the school provided ...

Academic subsidies and other student aidthe school provided $102,500 in financial support for high school education of 8 advanced students. In addition to this, the school spent $24,000 for on-site academic classes and 20 students benefited from this program. Students also received toe shoes at subsidized prices.

Student services and residencethe school provides support services focused on students' overall health and well-being, including nursing care, nutritional counseling, academic tutoring, pilates training and physical therapy for students living in the residence hall (64 during winter term and 208 during summer course). Staff members provide on-going supervision, along with seminars as well as cultural and social activities. In fy18, the school continued to develop its professional placement program to assist advanced students for professional careers. The school endeavors to ensure that racially and socioeconomically diverse students have access to the school's programs and provides financial aid and support through its diversity and inclusion initiative. The school awarded $495,838 in room and board financial aid during fy18. For winter term, 59% of students living in the school's residence hall received room and board financial aid. For the new york summer course, 15% of students living in the residence hall received ...

Form 990s for SAB

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-08Oct 12, 2019990View PDF
2017-08Oct 16, 2018990View PDF
2016-08Sep 18, 2017990View PDF
2015-08Oct 17, 2016990View PDF
2014-08Jul 13, 2015990View PDF
...and five more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for SAB

Total grants, contributions, etc.$8,037,350
Program services$5,830,811
Investment income and dividends$819,880
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$3,059,519
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$13,186
Total revenues$17,760,746

Vendors for SAB

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
MailChimpMarketing software2020-02-29
█████████Content management system software2020-02-29
████ ███ ████ ████ ███Tax accounting2019-09-23
█████ ███████Fundraising Consultant$52,9412018-08-01
██████ ███Software2018-06-20

Personnel at SAB

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Stephen DewhurstChief Financial Officer-June 12, 2020
Carrie W. HinrichsExecutive Director$114,423June 12, 2020
█████ █████Director of Marketing-June 12, 2020
███ █████Director of Public Relations, Recruiting and Outreach-June 12, 2020
███ ██████Director of Individual Giving-June 12, 2020
███████ ███████Director of Development$147,462June 12, 2020
████████ ███Director of Institutional Giving and Development Operations-June 12, 2020
██████ ██████Senior Director of Special Events and Corporate Sponsorships$126,025June 12, 2020
████ ██████Director of Student Life-June 12, 2020
████████ ████████Artistic Director-June 12, 2020
...and 17 more key personnel

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