UNO CHARTER SCHOOL NETWORK INC

Address
209 W JACKSON BOULEVARD SUITE 500
CHICAGO, IL 60606
Contact
Website: http://www.ucsnschools.org
Phone: +1 (312) 637-3900
Nonprofit
NTEE: B29 - Education
EIN: 36-4235934

Mission

ORGANIZATION PROVIDES EDUCATIONAL AND COMMUNITY OPPORTUNITIES FOR YOUTHS IN KINDERGARTEN THROUGH HIGH SCHOOL. THE ORGANIZATION'S EDUCATIONAL MODEL IS ANCHORED BY STRONG PARENT PARTNERSHIPS, STRUCTURED ENVIRONMENTS, RIGOROUS CURRICULUM, AND AN INDIVIDUALIZED APPROACH THAT DEVELOPS AND EMPOWERS STUDENTS.
 201620152014
Basic features of the organization
Year of formation1997
Subsection501(c)(3)
Organization typeCorporation
Metropolitan statistical area1602
Human resources, including compensation
Summary compensation info
Total compensation of current key personnel$419,884.00  
Sum of reportable (W2/1099) compensation$1,082,481.00$347,476.00$0.00
Number of employees878644765
Number of people compensated >$100k181016
Number of volunteers300365210
Number of highly compensated contractors6513
Personnel
Allen, Christopher
TitleSCHOOL DIRECTORSCHOOL DIRECTOR 
Name of key/compensated personCHRISTOPHER ALLENCHRISTOPHER ALLEN 
Average hours per week working for org40.0040.00 
Reportable compensation from org$125,054.00$107,482.00 
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$6,813.00$9,159.00 
PositionHighly compensated employeeHighly compensated employee 
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00 
Average hours per week working for related orgs0.00  
Alt, Andy
Title  FORMER VICE-PRESIDENT
Name of key/compensated person  ANDY ALT
Average hours per week working for org  36.00
Reportable compensation from org  $0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs  $13,574.00
Position  Former employee
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs   $136,215.00
Average hours per week working for related orgs  4.00
Bhatt, Hardik
TitleDIRECTORDIRECTOR 
Name of key/compensated personHARDIK BHATTHARDIK BHATT 
Average hours per week working for org2.002.00 
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00 
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00 
PositionIndividual trustee or directorIndividual trustee or director 
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00 
Average hours per week working for related orgs0.00  
Bradley, Michael
TitleCHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER  
Name of key/compensated personMICHAEL BRADLEY  
Average hours per week working for org40.00  
Reportable compensation from org$89,097.00  
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$7,062.00  
PositionOfficer  
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00  
Average hours per week working for related orgs0.00  
Claudio, Nelly
TitleDIRECTORDIRECTOR 
Name of key/compensated personNELLY CLAUDIONELLY CLAUDIO 
Average hours per week working for org2.002.00 
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00 
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00 
PositionIndividual trustee or directorIndividual trustee or director 
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00 
Average hours per week working for related orgs0.00  
D'Escoto, Francisco
Title DIRECTOR OF OUTREACH AND LEADERSHIPDIRECTOR OF OUTREACH AND LEADERSHIP
Name of key/compensated person FRANCISCO D'ESCOTOFRANCISCO D'ESCOTO
Average hours per week working for org 22.0022.00
Reportable compensation from org $0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs $3,898.00$4,629.00
Position Highly compensated employeeHighly compensated employee
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs  $111,335.00$107,426.00
Average hours per week working for related orgs 18.0018.00
Denneen, Thomas
TitleDEPUTY CHIEF - ELEMENTARY SCHOOLSSCHOOL DIRECTOR 
Name of key/compensated personTHOMAS DENNEENTHOMAS DENNEEN 
Average hours per week working for org40.0040.00 
Reportable compensation from org$131,532.00$122,114.00 
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$3,236.00$4,244.00 
PositionHighly compensated employeeHighly compensated employee 
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00 
Average hours per week working for related orgs0.00  
Estrada, Jesse
Title INTERIM CEO - RESIGNED 5/1/15INTERIM CEO
Name of key/compensated person JESSE ESTRADAJESSE ESTRADA
Average hours per week working for org 34.0034.00
Reportable compensation from org $0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs $11,673.00$0.00
Position OfficerOfficer
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs  $201,372.00$33,460.00
Average hours per week working for related orgs 6.006.00
Gomez, Josephine
TitleCHIEF OF STAFFCHIEF OF STAFF 
Name of key/compensated personJOSEPHINE GOMEZJOSEPHINE GOMEZ 
Average hours per week working for org40.0040.00 
Reportable compensation from org$165,797.00$117,880.00 
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$7,527.00$7,212.00 
PositionHighly compensated employeeHighly compensated employee 
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00 
Average hours per week working for related orgs0.00  
Hewitt, Douglass
TitleVICE CHAIRMANVICE CHAIRMANVICE CHAIR
Name of key/compensated personDOUGLASS G HEWITTDOUGLASS G HEWITTDOUGLASS HEWITT
Average hours per week working for org2.002.002.00
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00
PositionIndividual trustee or director, OfficerIndividual trustee or director, OfficerIndividual trustee or director, Officer
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00
Average hours per week working for related orgs0.00  
Jimenez, Yeni
Title SECRETARY/TREASURERSECRETARY/TREASURER
Name of key/compensated person YENI JIMENEZYENI JIMENEZ
Average hours per week working for org 2.002.00
Reportable compensation from org $0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs $0.00$0.00
Position Individual trustee or director, OfficerIndividual trustee or director, Officer
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs  $0.00$0.00
Lopez, Miguel
Title  DIRECTOR OF HUMAN RESOURCES
Name of key/compensated person  MIGUEL LOPEZ
Average hours per week working for org  28.00
Reportable compensation from org  $0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs  $715.00
Position  Highly compensated employee
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs   $126,971.00
Average hours per week working for related orgs  12.00
Matias, Roxanne
TitleDIRECTOR  
Name of key/compensated personROXANNE MATIAS  
Average hours per week working for org2.00  
Reportable compensation from org$0.00  
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00  
PositionIndividual trustee or director  
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00  
Average hours per week working for related orgs0.00  
McIntyre, Kathy
Title CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICERCHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER
Name of key/compensated person KATHY MCINTYREKATHY MCINTYRE
Average hours per week working for org 30.0030.00
Reportable compensation from org $0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs $5,107.00$4,783.00
Position OfficerHighly compensated employee
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs  $155,662.00$156,188.00
Average hours per week working for related orgs 10.0010.00
Moeller, Matthew
TitleCHIEF OF SCHOOLSCHIEF OF ACADEMIC AFFAIRSCHIEF OF ACADEMIC AFFAIRS
Name of key/compensated personMATTHEW MOELLERMATTHEW MOELLERMATTHEW MOELLER
Average hours per week working for org36.0036.0036.00
Reportable compensation from org$100,250.00$0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$14,011.00$4,621.00$4,629.00
PositionOfficerHighly compensated employeeHighly compensated employee
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $66,891.00$153,852.00$153,891.00
Average hours per week working for related orgs4.004.004.00
Mullens, Phillip
Title  CHIEF STRATEGY OFFICER
Name of key/compensated person  PHILLIP MULLENS
Average hours per week working for org  20.00
Reportable compensation from org  $0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs  $13,574.00
Position  Key employee
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs   $181,963.00
Average hours per week working for related orgs  20.00
Mullins, Phillip
Title CHIEF STRATEGY OFFICER - RESIGNED 11/1/14 
Name of key/compensated person PHILLIP MULLINS 
Average hours per week working for org 20.00 
Reportable compensation from org $0.00 
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs $11,673.00 
Position Key employee 
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs  $151,534.00 
Average hours per week working for related orgs 20.00 
Munoz, Gilbert
Title  DIRECTOR
Name of key/compensated person  DR GILBERT MUNOZ
Average hours per week working for org  2.00
Reportable compensation from org  $0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs  $0.00
Position  Individual trustee or director
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs   $0.00
Munoz, Gilberto
Title DIRECTOR 
Name of key/compensated person GILBERTO MUNOZ 
Average hours per week working for org 2.00 
Reportable compensation from org $0.00 
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs $0.00 
Position Individual trustee or director 
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs  $0.00 
Neubert, Erin
TitleSCHOOL DIRECTOR  
Name of key/compensated personERIN NEUBERT  
Average hours per week working for org40.00  
Reportable compensation from org$122,454.00  
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$15,555.00  
PositionHighly compensated employee  
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00  
Average hours per week working for related orgs0.00  
Nodal, Silverio
Title SECRETARY/TREASURER- RESIGNED 8/1/14 (INDEPENDENT)SECRETARY/TREASURER
Name of key/compensated person SILVERIO NODALSILVERIO NODAL
Average hours per week working for org 2.002.00
Reportable compensation from org $0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs $0.00$0.00
Position Individual trustee or director, OfficerIndividual trustee or director, Officer
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs  $0.00$0.00
Rangel, Juan
Title  FORMER PRESIDENT/CEO/BOARD MEMBER
Name of key/compensated person  JUAN RANGEL
Average hours per week working for org  22.00
Reportable compensation from org  $0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs  $4,629.00
Position  Former employee
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs   $271,044.00
Average hours per week working for related orgs  18.00
Rodriguez, Richard
TitleCHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER CHAIRMAN
Name of key/compensated personRICHARD L RODRIGUEZ RICHARD RODRIGUEZ
Average hours per week working for org40.00 2.00
Reportable compensation from org$102,737.00 $0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$448.00 $0.00
PositionOfficer Individual trustee or director, Officer
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00 $0.00
Average hours per week working for related orgs0.00  
Rodriquez, Richard
Title CHAIRMAN - RESIGNED 6/30/15 
Name of key/compensated person RICHARD RODRIQUEZ 
Average hours per week working for org 2.00 
Reportable compensation from org $0.00 
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs $0.00 
Position Individual trustee or director, Officer 
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs  $0.00 
Rojas, Yeni
TitleCHAIR  
Name of key/compensated personYENI ROJAS  
Average hours per week working for org2.00  
Reportable compensation from org$0.00  
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00  
PositionIndividual trustee or director, Officer  
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00  
Average hours per week working for related orgs0.00  
Schneider, Christine
Title DIRECTOR - RESIGNED 2/23/15DIRECTOR
Name of key/compensated person CHRISTINE R SCHNEIDERCHRISTINE SCHNEIDER
Average hours per week working for org 2.002.00
Reportable compensation from org $0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs $0.00$0.00
Position Individual trustee or directorIndividual trustee or director
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs  $0.00$0.00
Sisler, Janet
TitleDIRECTORDIRECTOR 
Name of key/compensated personJANET W SISLERJANET W SISLER 
Average hours per week working for org2.002.00 
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00 
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00 
PositionIndividual trustee or directorIndividual trustee or director 
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00 
Average hours per week working for related orgs0.00  
Stangle, Helena
TitleSECRETARY/TREASURERDIRECTOR 
Name of key/compensated personHELENA C STANGLEHELENA C STANGLE 
Average hours per week working for org2.002.00 
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00 
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00 
PositionIndividual trustee or director, OfficerIndividual trustee or director 
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00 
Average hours per week working for related orgs0.00  
Towne, Brian
TitleCHIEF OF EXTERNAL AFFAIRS  
Name of key/compensated personBRIAN TOWNE  
Average hours per week working for org40.00  
Reportable compensation from org$141,699.00  
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$9,217.00  
PositionHighly compensated employee  
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00  
Average hours per week working for related orgs0.00  
Valerga, Richard
TitleCHIEF OF OPERATIONS  
Name of key/compensated personRICHARD VALERGA  
Average hours per week working for org40.00  
Reportable compensation from org$103,861.00  
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$7,527.00  
PositionOfficer  
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00  
Average hours per week working for related orgs0.00  
Vick, Stephen
TitleDIRECTORDIRECTOR 
Name of key/compensated personSTEPHEN VICKSTEPHEN VICK 
Average hours per week working for org2.002.00 
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00 
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00 
PositionIndividual trustee or directorIndividual trustee or director 
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00 
Average hours per week working for related orgs0.00  
Yaeger, Margery
Title  DIRECTOR
Name of key/compensated person  MARGERY YAEGER
Average hours per week working for org  2.00
Reportable compensation from org  $0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs  $0.00
Position  Individual trustee or director
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs   $0.00
Yeager, Margery
TitleDIRECTORDIRECTOR 
Name of key/compensated personMARGERY A YEAGERMARGERY A YEAGER 
Average hours per week working for org2.002.00 
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00 
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00 
PositionIndividual trustee or directorIndividual trustee or director 
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00 
Average hours per week working for related orgs0.00  
Purpose: mission, activities & accomplishments
Mission or significant activitiesORGANIZATION PROVIDES EDUCATIONAL AND COMMUNITY OPPORTUNITIES FOR YOUTHS IN KINDERGARTEN THROUGH HIGH SCHOOLORGANIZATION PROVIDES EDUCATIONAL AND COMMUNITY OPPORTUNITIES FOR YOUTHS IN KINDERGARTEN THROUGH HIGH SCHOOLORGANIZATION PRIMARILY MANAGES CHARTER SCHOOLS IN URBAN SETTINGS, SERVING OVERCROWDED NEIGHBORHOODS
Program expenses (total)$81,302,086.00$76,246,336.00$69,227,736.00
Programs, including revenue & expenses
EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTION FOR STUDENTS IN KINDERGARTEN THROUGH HIGH SCHOOL SERVING 8,000 STUDENTS THROUGH 13 ELEMENTARY AND 3 HIGH SCHOOLS, RESPECTIVELY.
Program expenses$81,302,086.00$76,246,336.00$69,227,736.00
Program revenue$287,560.00$177,142.00$209,286.00
Program descriptionEDUCATIONAL INSTITUTION FOR STUDENTS IN KINDERGARTEN THROUGH HIGH SCHOOL SERVING 8,000 STUDENTS THROUGH 13 ELEMENTARY AND 3 HIGH SCHOOLS, RESPECTIVELY.EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTION FOR STUDENTS IN KINDERGARTEN THROUGH HIGH SCHOOL SERVING 7900 STUDENTS THROUGH 13 ELEMENTARY AND 3 HIGH SCHOOLS, RESPECTIVELY.EDCUATIONAL INSTITUTION FOR STUDENTS AND KINDERGARTEN THROUGH HIGH SCHOOL SERVING 7600 STUDENTS THROUGH 13 ELEMENTARY AND 3 HIGH SCHOOLS, RESPECTIVELY.
Financial data
Expense categories (totals)
Sum (total functional expenses)$91,844,037.00$88,146,240.00$80,797,609.00
Program services (total functional expenses)$81,302,086.00$76,246,336.00$69,227,736.00
Management & general (total functional expenses)$10,353,105.00$11,720,067.00$11,295,452.00
Fundraising (total functional expenses)$188,846.00$179,837.00$274,421.00
Revenue
Total revenue$94,514,595.00$90,562,940.00$83,049,013.00
Program service revenue (total)$287,560.00$177,142.00$209,286.00
Revenue from contributions (total)$94,181,754.00$90,297,745.00$82,760,340.00
Revenue from noncash contributions$1,549,851.00  
Investment income$42,367.00$21,840.00$20,575.00
Total unrelated business revenue$0.00$0.00$0.00
Other revenue, current yr$2,914.00$66,213.00$58,812.00
Net unrelated business taxable revenue$0.00$0.00$0.00
Total revenue from grants, etc., current yr$94,181,754.00$90,297,745.00$82,760,340.00
Gross receipts$94,539,190.00$90,562,940.00$83,049,013.00
Sources of contributions
Revenue from fundraising events$19,789.00  
Revenue from gov't grants$93,239,180.00$89,558,253.00$81,703,420.00
Revenue from all other contributions$922,785.00$739,492.00$1,056,920.00
Other types of revenue
Miscellaneous revenue (total)$35.00$10,057.00$23,673.00
Income from dividends, interest, and similar investments$42,367.00$21,840.00$20,483.00
Net rental income$20,012.00$56,156.00$35,139.00
Net income from fundraising events-$17,133.00  
Fees for services
Legal fees (total)$803,564.00$745,889.00$738,519.00
Fundraising service fees (total)$0.00$0.00$0.00
General management fees (total)$2,500,000.00$5,612,572.00$7,186,928.00
Accounting service fees (total)$171,130.00$160,736.00$187,793.00
Assets and liabilities
Total assets$79,636,477.00$75,159,745.00$71,630,145.00
Total assets, beginning of year$75,159,745.00$71,630,145.00$67,613,240.00
Total liabilities$66,037,179.00$64,231,005.00$64,151,426.00
Total liabilities, beginning of year$64,231,005.00$64,151,426.00$62,385,925.00
Temporarily restricted net assets$15,746.00$13,477.00$410,527.00
Net assets$13,599,298.00$10,928,740.00$7,478,719.00
Net assets, beginning of year$10,928,740.00$7,478,719.00$5,227,315.00
Other liabilities$3,240,725.00$1,944,993.00$1,464,650.00
Bond liabilities$35,750,000.00$36,245,000.00$36,705,000.00
Other assets$34,628,535.00$36,749,803.00$38,810,420.00
Cash: non-interest bearing$4,500.00$4,500.00$4,058,837.00
Cash: non-interest bearing, beginning of year$4,500.00$4,058,837.00$2,658,198.00
Other financial variables
Revenue less expenses$2,670,558.00$2,416,700.00$2,251,404.00
Advertising (total)$89,487.00$52,490.00$156,720.00
Savings & temp cash investment$15,669,022.00$10,222,492.00$7,299,142.00
Accounts receivable, net$4,333,364.00$4,753,189.00$2,993,453.00
Prepaid expenses & deferred charges$1,292,307.00$951,739.00$966,200.00
Accounts payable & accrued expenses$12,175,636.00$9,951,492.00$8,814,647.00
Deferred revenue$117,546.00$136,248.00 
Secured mortgages and notes payable$14,753,272.00$15,953,272.00$17,167,129.00
Total net assets or fund balances$13,599,298.00$10,928,740.00$7,478,719.00
Depreciation, depletion, amortization$4,247,561.00$2,900,330.00$2,309,621.00
Governance and accountability
Number of voting members997
Number of independent voting members997
Financial sheets auditedTrueTrueTrue
Audit on consolidated basisTrueTrueTrue
Tax year start date2015-07-012014-07-012013-07-01
Tax year end date2016-06-302015-06-302014-06-30
Accounting methodAccrualAccrualAccrual
Indicators for schedules (selected)
Lobbied  True
Org has controlled entityTrueTrueTrue
Org transacted with controlled entityTrueTrueTrue
Metadata about the filing
E-return type990990990
Reason for form submission
Address change True 
Date e-filing submitted2017-04-192016-07-282015-08-21
IRS schema version2015v2.12014v6.02013v4.0
Filing identifier201623439349300532201621259349301342201511359349303791
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