About NBOA

Founded in 1998, NBOA is a nonprofit membership association dedicated to advancing business excellence in independent schools. NBOA's continued success stems from its active and growing network of members who openly and collaboratively promote best practices and standards of excellence across all business operations within independent schools, including finance, accounting, human resources, information technology, risk management, tax compliance and facilities.

NBOA membership includes more than 1,400 schools from every region in the United States as well as international schools in Canada, Mexico and 19 other countries around the globe. Combined enrollment of member schools exceeds 770,000 students; combined budgets more than $17 billion.

Mission

NBOA develops, delivers, and promotes best business practices to advance independent schools.

Vision

NBOA member schools provide excellence in education supported by world-class business operations.

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Access BIIS Benchmarking Reports

Access to benchmarking reports is now available to the 300+ independent schools who participated in BIIS this year. Benchmark your school's financial, operational and compensation data against one of the most accurate collections of PK-12 independent school data available. Note: BIIS will reopen for data collection in mid-February. Stay tuned for more details!

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