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Scholastic is a publisher and distributor of children's books and a leader in educational technology and related services and children's media. The Company distributes its products and services worldwide through a variety of channels, including school-based book clubs and book fairs, retail stores, schools, libraries, on-air, and online.

HQNew York, US
Employee Ratings3.1
Culture scoreC+

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Employees (est.) (May 2019)8,900(-1%)
Job Openings13
Revenue (FY, 2019)$1.7 B(-5%)
Share Price (May 2020)$28.8 (+2%)

Key People/Management at Scholastic

Kenneth J. Cleary

Kenneth J. Cleary

Chief Financial Officer
Richard Robinson

Richard Robinson

Chairman, President, and CEO
Iole Lucchese

Iole Lucchese

Chief Strategy Officer and President, Scholastic Entertainment
Satbir Bedi

Satbir Bedi

Executive Vice President and Chief Technology Officer
Ellie Berger

Ellie Berger

Executive Vice President and President, Trade Publishing
Andrew Hedden

Andrew Hedden

Executive Vice President and General Counsel
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Scholastic Office Locations

Scholastic has offices in New York and Lake Mary
New York, US (HQ)
555 Broadway
Lake Mary, US
1080 Greenwood Blvd
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Scholastic Financials and Metrics

Scholastic Revenue

Scholastic's revenue was reported to be $1.65 b in FY, 2019

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Scholastic's current market capitalization is $989.3 m.
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Scholastic Operating Metrics

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Scholastic Revenue Breakdown

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Scholastic revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 77.7% from Total Domestic and 22.3% from International

Scholastic Online and Social Media Presence

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Scholastic Company Culture

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Scholastic News and Updates

Hoppes and Champion Sponsor Scholastic Action Shooting Program

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Teens Nationwide Receive Top Honors in the 2020 Scholastic Art & Writing Awards

NEW YORK, March 16, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, the nonprofit Alliance for Young Artists & Writers announced the national award recipients of the 2020 Scholastic Art & Writing Awards, including the sixteen recipients of the program's highest honor, the Gold Medal Portfolio Awards, which...

Scholastic Corporation Announces Date For Third Quarter Fiscal 2020 Earnings Release And Teleconference

NEW YORK, March 12, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Scholastic Corporation (NASDAQ:SCHL) today announced the following schedule and teleconference information for its third quarter fiscal year 2020 earnings release: Earnings Release: Thursday, March 19, 2020 at approximately 4:00 PM (Eastern) by...

Seventeen Students Earn Prestigious Scholastic Art and Writing Awards

A group of 17 Foxcroft School students created 21 outstanding works of art and writing that were recently selected for special recognition in the 2020 Scholastic Art and Writing Awards regional competition.

Scholastic stock rallies more than 10% on earnings beat

Scholastic Corp. shares rallied in the extended session Thursday after the children's book publisher topped Wall Street estimates for the quarter. Scholastic shares surged 12% after hours, following a 2.1% drop in the regular session to close at $38.55. The company reported fiscal second-quarter ne…

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Scholastic Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Scholastic founded?

    Scholastic was founded in 1997.

  • Who are Scholastic key executives?

    Scholastic's key executives are Kenneth J. Cleary, Richard Robinson and Iole Lucchese.

  • How many employees does Scholastic have?

    Scholastic has 8,900 employees.

  • What is Scholastic revenue?

    Latest Scholastic annual revenue is $1.7 b.

  • What is Scholastic revenue per employee?

    Latest Scholastic revenue per employee is $185.8 k.

  • Who are Scholastic competitors?

    Competitors of Scholastic include Macmillan Publishers, Next Education India and Everfi.

  • Where is Scholastic headquarters?

    Scholastic headquarters is located at 555 Broadway, New York.

  • Where are Scholastic offices?

    Scholastic has offices in New York and Lake Mary.

  • How many offices does Scholastic have?

    Scholastic has 2 offices.