Kansas City Christian School Association

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Summary

Kansas City Christian is a PreK-12 school in Prairie Village, Kansas that offers a Christ-centered learning environment where students experience the transformational love of God and grow in their faith in the context of education. Through academic excellence, solid biblical teaching, fellowship and mentoring, students are prepared to hear and respond to God's call in their lives, sharing His Truth and love wherever they go.


Contact information

Mailing address:
Kansas City Christian School
4801 W. 79th St.
Prairie Village, KS 66208

Website: kcchristianschool.org

Phone: 913-648-5227

Email: hbarker@mykccs.org


Organization details

EIN: 480623381

CEO/President: Todd Zylstra

Chairman: Eric Buresh

Board size: 12

Founder: ten Kansas City families

Ruling year: 1963

Tax deductible: Yes

Fiscal year end: 06/30

Member of ECFA: Yes

Member of ECFA since: 2000


Purpose

Purpose: To transform the lives of those we serve by teaching them to faithfully follow Jesus and equipping them to impact the world with intellect, intention, love and service.


Mission statement

Vision: To be a vibrant, Christ-centered community where students develop a solid biblical worldview, grow in authentic relationships with Jesus, and step boldly into His purpose and perfect will for their lives.


Statement of faith

Our vision scripture is the main scriptural lens through which God is calling us to serve. This verse will be the main filter for which Kansas City Christian will accomplish God's calling and holy purpose for the school: infusing a biblical worldview and a passion for Jesus Christ into an excellent academic program.

"Do not conform to the pattern of this world, but be transformed by the renewing of your mind. Then you will be able to test and approve what God's will is- His good, pleasing and perfect will." [ROMANS 12:2] NIV

Transparency grade

A

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Financial efficiency ratings

Sector: K-12 Schools/Academies

CategoryRatingOverall rankSector rank
Overall efficiency rating121 of 9998 of 35
Fund acquisition rating29 of 10019 of 35
Resource allocation rating591 of 100127 of 35
Asset utilization rating144 of 9995 of 35

Financial ratios

Funding ratiosSector median20202019201820172016
Return on fundraising efforts Return on fundraising efforts =
Fundraising expense /
Total contributions
17%9%4%3%4%8%
Fundraising cost ratio Fundraising cost ratio =
Fundraising expense /
Total revenue
3%2%1%1%1%1%
Contributions reliance Contributions reliance =
Total contributions /
Total revenue
12%23%40%35%27%17%
Fundraising expense ratio Fundraising expense ratio =
Fundraising expense /
Total expenses
3%2%2%1%1%1%
Other revenue reliance Other revenue reliance =
Total other revenue /
Total revenue
88%77%60%65%73%83%
 
Operating ratiosSector median20202019201820172016
Program expense ratio Program expense ratio =
Program services /
Total expenses
82%80%80%82%82%80%
Spending ratio Spending ratio =
Total expenses /
Total revenue
96%96%74%76%88%99%
Program output ratio Program output ratio =
Program services /
Total revenue
77%76%59%62%72%79%
Savings ratio Savings ratio =
Surplus (deficit) /
Total revenue
4%4%26%24%12%1%
Reserve accumulation rate Reserve accumulation rate =
Surplus (deficit) /
Net assets
2%5%43%66%85%34%
General and admin ratio General and admin ratio =
Management and general expense /
Total expenses
14%18%18%17%17%19%
 
Investing ratiosSector median20202019201820172016
Total asset turnover Total asset turnover =
Total expenses /
Total assets
0.410.580.650.791.481.81
Degree of long-term investment Degree of long-term investment =
Total assets /
Total current assets
3.377.7215.362.553.548.62
Current asset turnover Current asset turnover =
Total expenses /
Total current assets
1.424.4510.002.025.2415.57
 
Liquidity ratiosSector median20202019201820172016
Current ratio Current ratio =
Total current assets /
Total current liabilities
2.981.650.741.841.480.47
Current liabilities ratio Current liabilities ratio =
Total current liabilities /
Total current assets
0.340.601.360.540.672.11
Liquid reserve level Liquid reserve level =
(Total current assets -
Total current liabilities) /
(Total expenses / 12)
3.951.07-0.432.710.74-0.85
 
Solvency ratiosSector median20202019201820172016
Liabilities ratio Liabilities ratio =
Total liabilities /
Total assets
32%49%48%62%76%95%
Debt ratio Debt ratio =
Debt /
Total assets
13%41%39%40%56%71%
Reserve coverage ratio Reserve coverage ratio =
Net assets /
Total expenses
160%89%80%48%16%3%

Financials

Balance sheet
 
Assets20202019201820172016
Cash$1,015,997$417,284$2,212,981$821,665$122,862
Receivables, inventories, prepaids$28,699$64,593$54,686$46,888$156,228
Short-term investments$10,946$11,673$11,246$10,000$0
Other current assets$0$0$0$0$0
Total current assets$1,055,642$493,550$2,278,913$878,553$279,090
Long-term investments$0$0$0$0$0
Fixed assets$6,666,807$6,660,212$3,533,591$2,230,208$2,120,934
Other long-term assets$431,800$428,900$0$0$5,813
Total long-term assets$7,098,607$7,089,112$3,533,591$2,230,208$2,126,747
Total assets$8,154,249$7,582,662$5,812,504$3,108,761$2,405,837
 
Liabilities20202019201820172016
Payables and accrued expenses$325,630$276,033$850,616$215,037$206,616
Other current liabilities$312,504$393,874$386,298$377,813$381,710
Total current liabilities$638,134$669,907$1,236,914$592,850$588,326
Debt$3,346,889$2,952,456$2,327,430$1,748,983$1,701,785
Due to (from) affiliates$0$0$0$0$0
Other long-term liabilities$13,145$14,743$13,749$11,533$5,355
Total long-term liabilities$3,360,034$2,967,199$2,341,179$1,760,516$1,707,140
Total liabilities$3,998,168$3,637,106$3,578,093$2,353,366$2,295,466
 
Net assets20202019201820172016
Without donor restrictions$3,634,030$3,512,052$886,283($66,671)($116,075)
With donor restrictions$522,051$433,504$1,348,128$822,066$226,446
Net assets$4,156,081$3,945,556$2,234,411$755,395$110,371
 
Revenues and expenses
 
Revenue20202019201820172016
Total contributions$1,151,074$2,653,178$2,111,931$1,425,602$754,348
Program service revenue$3,755,286$3,997,096$3,982,036$3,833,701$3,632,670
Membership dues$0$0$0$0$0
Investment income$171$734$286($15,047)$0
Other revenue($30)($4,135)($4,170)$7,500($3,964)
Total other revenue$3,755,427$3,993,695$3,978,152$3,826,154$3,628,706
Total revenue$4,906,501$6,646,873$6,090,083$5,251,756$4,383,054
 
Expenses20202019201820172016
Program services$3,736,005$3,954,712$3,767,842$3,770,878$3,470,551
Management and general$855,096$885,633$790,008$779,284$816,969
Fundraising$104,148$95,810$54,463$56,570$57,603
Total expenses$4,695,249$4,936,155$4,612,313$4,606,732$4,345,123
 
Change in net assets20202019201820172016
Surplus (deficit)$211,252$1,710,718$1,477,770$645,024$37,931
Other changes in net assets$0$0$0$0$0
Total change in net assets$211,252$1,710,718$1,477,770$645,024$37,931

Compensation

NameTitleCompensation
Todd ZylstraHead of School$107,746
Susan WattersonController$63,263

Compensation data as of: 6/30/2020


Response from ministry

No response has been provided by this ministry.


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