Tools & Resources

NBOA membership provides access to a wide range of tools that help you stay on the cutting edge of industry knowledge. Using these tools will strengthen the financial and operational health of your school. This section is full of information you need to effectively manage your many responsibilities.

NBOA Library

A valuable collection of professional development resources. Search hundreds of documents and interactive spreadsheets—from financial model templates to sample enrollment contracts.

Toolkits

Special-topic virtual resource centers with useful links and downloadable files on a variety of the top issues facing the business office.

Webinar Archive

Learn without leaving your desk by watching past presentations from our excellent webinar series, on-demand and available to you for free.

Long-Range Financial Model for Day Schools

This easy-to-use, customized ten-year budget model creates charts and graphs which can easily be dropped into dashboards or other presentations.

Demographic Data

Research demographic patterns and trends in the neighborhoods surrounding your school.

Conduct a Survey

Ask hundreds of your colleagues for their opinions—and get the results quickly, easily, and for free!

PurchasingPoint

A national purchasing consortium that offers substantial discounts on products and services from hundreds of national vendors, including FedEx, Staples, and Sprint.

Affinity Partner Program

Access targeted, discounted goods and services from a group of companies that are uniquely committed to the independent school community.

Business Partner Directory

NBOA Business Partners are for-profit companies who are dues-paying members of NBOA and who provide services and solutions to the independent school business office. The Business Partner Directory profiles these companies and allows member schools to search for industry-specific solutions.

 

"I have found the online resources to be one of the best I have ever used. The daily discussion forums and the online library are alone worth the membership cost. We have used many of the forms, policies, RFPs, and models in our work here."

Shaun Buckler

Shaun Buckler

Director of Finance & Operations, Moses Brown School

Summer Online Courses

Online Courses

Learn from the comfort of your own desk in one of two online courses NBOA is offering this summer: HR 101 for School Administrators and Essentials of School Business for Non-Business Administrators. Each class requires about 3-5 hours of work each week and lasts for 3 weeks.

The NBOA Difference