Scholastic creates quality books, print and technology-based learning materials and programs, magazines, multi-media and other products that help children learn both at school and at home. 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. International operations include the publication and distribution of products outside the United States by Scholastic international operations, export and foreign rights businesses. The company has long-established operations in Canada, the United Kingdom, Australia, New Zealand and South-East Asia, with newer operations in China and India.

Company Growth (employees)
New York, US
Size (employees)
8,900 (est)
Scholastic was founded in 1997 and is headquartered in New York, US

Key People/Management at Scholastic

Richard Robinson

Richard Robinson

Chairman, President & CEO
Maureen O'Connell

Maureen O'Connell

Andrew Hedden

Andrew Hedden

EVP, General Counsel and Secretary
Judith Newman

Judith Newman

EVP and President, Scholastic Book Clubs and E-Commerce
Alan Boyko

Alan Boyko

President, Scholastic Book Fairs

Scholastic Office Locations

Scholastic has an office in New York
New York, US (HQ)
555 Broadway

Scholastic Financials and Metrics

Scholastic Financials

Scholastic's revenue was reported to be $336.2 m in Q3, 2017

Revenue (Q3, 2017)

336.2 m

Gross profit (Q3, 2017)

175.9 m

Gross profit margin (Q3, 2017), %


Net income (Q3, 2017)

(15.4 m)

EBIT (Q3, 2017)

(23.6 m)

Market capitalization (19-Oct-2017)

1.3 b

Cash (28-Feb-2017)

461.8 m
Scholastic's current market capitalization is $1.3 b.
USDFY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


2.1 b1.5 b1.8 b1.6 b1.7 b

Revenue growth, %


Cost of goods sold

984.6 m715.4 m846 m758.5 m762.3 m

Gross profit

1.2 b834.4 m976.3 m877.3 m910.5 m
USDQ1, 2014Q2, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q3, 2017


283.8 m665.6 m191.2 m601.8 m382.1 m282.7 m623.1 m366 m336.2 m

Cost of goods sold

150.2 m288.7 m114.5 m257.1 m200 m169.7 m271.3 m178 m160.3 m

Gross profit

133.6 m376.9 m76.7 m344.7 m182.1 m113 m351.8 m188 m175.9 m

Gross profit Margin, %

USDFY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


105.3 m194.9 m181.5 m196.1 m195.9 m214 m

Accounts Receivable

253.3 m193.8 m196.3 m


272.7 m33.7 m72.5 m

Current Assets

663.4 m1.1 b950.1 m
USDQ1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017


15.4 m42.9 m14.6 m250.3 m360.9 m351.9 m287.6 m442.9 m461.8 m

Accounts Receivable

239.1 m287.6 m204.4 m148 m252.2 m188.1 m222.6 m281.6 m172.4 m


390.5 m346.5 m341.4 m367 m332 m333.1 m375.7 m348.3 m351.2 m

Current Assets

824.4 m810.5 m715.3 m1 b1.1 b1.1 b1 b1.1 b1.1 b
USDFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Net Income

44.4 m294.6 m40.5 m

Depreciation and Amortization

62.7 m48.3 m38.9 m

Accounts Receivable

(49 m)1.6 m(18.7 m)


(21 m)(33 m)(27.8 m)
USDQ1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017

Net Income

(34.1 m)68.5 m(22.1 m)(49.4 m)64.9 m(9 m)(39.6 m)67.9 m(15.4 m)

Depreciation and Amortization

13.5 m13 m11.5 m10.5 m10.6 m9.2 m9.5 m9.6 m9.5 m

Accounts Receivable

148 m252.2 m188.1 m222.6 m281.6 m172.4 m

Accounts Payable

224.3 m207.8 m196.4 m203.6 m216.4 m194.2 m
Y, 2017

Financial Leverage

1.5 x
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Scholastic Operating Metrics

FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017


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Source: 28 public H-1B filings from Scholastic

Traffic Overview of Scholastic

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