Research

NBOA collects and analyzes data on a wide range of topics to give you timely, relevant information to make strategic decisions about your school's finances. These targeted research efforts help you put your school's numbers in context.

Questions? Contact Mary Kay Markunas at marykay.markunas@nboa.org or call 202-407-7135.

BIIS

Use NBOA's signature data-collection tool to get a comprehensive look at your school's financial health, sustainability and staffing levels compared to a national data set.

Commonfund Benchmarks Study

Critical data on independent school endowments and their trends.

Past Research Reports

Access the narrative reports from NBOA's past research efforts, including Financial Position Survey and the Business Office Compensation and Staffing Study.

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ByTheNumbers

Your #1 Summer Read: By the Numbers and Beyond

NBOA's authoritative guide to independent school business operations, By the Numbers and Beyond, is now available in print and ebook editions. With 15 chapters covering everything from tax-exempt financing to transportation and food services, By the Numbers will have you more than prepared to tackle any obstacle the 2018-2019 school year throws at you.

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