Financial Transparency

The Classical Academy:Colorado Flag Financial Transparency

Required Financial Transparency
Public School Financial Transparency Act
(Commencing on July 1, 2019)

Charter School Adopted Budget - Including Uniform Budget Summary (current and prior two years)
Charter School Financial Audit - (current and prior two years)
Charter School Salary Schedules or Policies - (current and prior two years)
List of Waivers Received by the Charter School
Standardized Description and Rationale for Each Automatic Waivers 
Quarterly Financial Statements
 - (current and prior two years)
Link to Authorizing School District's Financial Transparency Webpage*
Federal Form 990, 990EZ, or 990-PF and Associated Schedules

Link to Financial Transparency for Colorado Schools website:

Link to Colorado Department of Education School Finance Division:

The adopted budget, financial audit, and salary schedules must be posted or updated within 60 days after completion or receipt of the applicable report, statement, or document.  The list of waivers must be updated within 30 days after a waiver is revoked or a new waiver is granted.

*Charter schools are not required to post a financial data file as the charter school's data is incorporated into the school district's posted financial data file.

Please consider the context when evaluating financial transactions. Some transactions may appear improper on the surface but are perfectly normal and justifiable when placed in the proper context.  We welcome your questions regarding our financial transactions or records.

Charter School Informational Summary

To provide guidance for decision making and define the purpose, The Classical Academy operates in accordance with the following statement:
The Classical Academy exists to assist parents in their mission to develop exemplary citizens equipped with analytical thinking skills, virtuous character, and a passion for learning, all built upon a solid foundation of knowledge.

Contact Information:

Mark VanGampleare,  Chief Financial Officer
Email:  [email protected]
Phone:  719.488.6291

The Classical Academy
1655 Springcrest Rd.
Colorado Springs, CO 80920

Toni DeMott, Controller
Email:  [email protected]
Phone:  719.488.6479

The Classical Academy
975 Stout Rd.
Colorado Springs, CO 80921

Required Link: Colorado Department of Education Office of School Finance