Educational Institutions

Core Knowledge Foundation

  • Charlottesvle, VA
  • www.coreknowledge.org

Mission Statement

RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT OF MATERIALS FOR THE TEACHING OF THE "CORE KNOWLEDGE CURRICULUM" IN AMERICAN ELEMENTARY SCHOOLS

Service Areas

Self-reported

National

Core Knowledge serves schools throughout the United States.

ruling year

1987

Principal Officer since 2006

Self-reported

Linda Bevilacqua

Keywords

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content knowledge + Literacy + curriculum

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EIN

54-1371584

 Number

6708166217

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Cause Area (NTEE Code)

Educational Services and Schools - Other (B90)

Public, Society Benefit - Multipurpose and Other N.E.C. (W99)

Civil Rights, Social Action, and Advocacy N.E.C. (R99)

IRS Filing Requirement

This organization is required to file an IRS Form 990 or 990-EZ.

Programs + Results

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Program 1

FOUNDED IN 1986, THE FOUNDATION SEEKS ACADEMIC EXCELLENCE, GREATER FAIRNESS AND HIGHER LITERACY FOR PRESCHOOL, ELEMENTARY AND MIDDLE SCHOOLS THROUGH A SOLID, SPECIFIC, SEQUENCED AND SHARED CURRICULUM. THERE ARE 736 CORE KNOWLEDGE ELEMENTARY SCHOOLS IN 46 STATES AND THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA. THERE ARE PRESENTLY ALSO 300 PRESCHOOL CENTERS ACROSS THE COUNTRY THAT ARE USING THE CORE KNOWLEDGE PROGRAM.

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Population(s) Served

Budget

3802483.00

Service Areas

Self-reported

National

Core Knowledge serves schools throughout the United States.

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Financials

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CORE KNOWLEDGE FOUNDATION
Fiscal year: Jan 01-Dec 31
Yes, financials were audited by an independent accountant.

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Core Knowledge Foundation

Leadership

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Principal Officer

Linda Bevilacqua

Governance

BOARD CHAIR

E.D. Hirsch

Founder, Chairman

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