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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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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