Higher Ground Overview

  • Founded
  • 2016

Founded
  • Status
  • Private

  • Employees
  • 233

Employees
  • Latest Deal Type
  • Later Stage VC

  • Latest Deal Amount
  • $5.5M

  • Investors
  • 11

Higher Ground General Information

Description

Operator of primary schools intended to mainstream and modernize Montessori education. The company operates schools for students from birth through adolescence, provides training to educators with in-person, at-home, and virtual learning options, and also develops the necessary infrastructure, enabling parents, students, and educators to seamlessly access Montessori-inspired education and training, no matter where they reside.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
Privately Held (backing)
Financing Status
Venture Capital-Backed
Primary Industry
Educational and Training Services (B2C)
Primary Office
  • 10 Orchard
  • Suite 200
  • Lake Forest, CA 92630
  • United States
+1 (949) 000-0000

Higher Ground Timeline

2019202020212022
Financing RoundCaptured Employee CountEstimated Employee Growth

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Higher Ground Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Raised to Date Post-Val Status Stage
7. Later Stage VC 30-Mar-2022 $5.5M 00000 Completed Generating Revenue
6. Later Stage VC (Series D) 08-Apr-2021 0000 00000 00000 Completed Generating Revenue
5. Later Stage VC (Series C) 20-Jan-2021 0000 00000 00000 Completed Generating Revenue
4. Debt - PPP 11-Apr-2020 00.000 000.00 Completed Generating Revenue
3. Early Stage VC (Series B) 11-Oct-2019 000.00 000.00 00000 Completed Generating Revenue
2. Debt - General 30-Jun-2019 $2.47M $3.01M Completed Generating Revenue
1. Seed Round 11-Dec-2020 $540K $540K 00.000 Completed Startup
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Higher Ground Cap Table

Stock # of Shares
Authorized
Par Value Dividend Rate (%) Original
Issue Price
Liquidation Liquidation
Pref. Multiple
Conversion Price % Owned
Series D 00,000,000 00.000000 00.00 00.00 00 00.00 0.000
Series C 00,000,000 00.000000 00.00 00.00 00 00.00 00.000
Series B 12,000,000 $0.000010 $2.57 $2.57 1x $2.57 16.03%
Seed 9,000,000 $0.000010 $0.06 $0.06 1x $0.06 12.03%
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Higher Ground Patents

Higher Ground Recent Patent Activity

Publication ID Patent Title Status First Filing Date Technology (CPC) Citations
US-10102764-B1 Systems and methods with image capture device and assessment computing device for learning assessment Active 22-Jun-2016 00000000
US-20190035294-A1 Systems and methods with image capture device and assessment computing device for learning assessment Inactive 22-Jun-2016 00000000

Higher Ground Executive Team (9)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Ramandeep Girn Founder, President, Chief Executive Officer & Board Member
Mitchell Michulka Chief Financial Officer & Board Member
Maris Mendes Chief Operating Officer & Director of Operations
Rebecca Girn Chief Programs Officer, General Counsel & Board Member
Anne Briard Corporate Counsel & Board Member
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Higher Ground Board Members (8)

Name Representing Role Since
Anne Briard Higher Ground Corporate Counsel & Board Member 000 0000
Guy Barnett Higher Ground Vice President, Chief Development Officer & Board Member 000 0000
Jonathan McCarthy Self Board Member 000 0000
Keith Schacht Self Board Member 000 0000
Mitchell Michulka Higher Ground Chief Financial Officer & Board Member 000 0000
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Higher Ground Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Growth
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %
-35.5%. 530%

Size Multiple

219x Median
Size Multiple 219x, 100th %ile
0.00x 0.95x. 413Kx

Key Data Points

Twitter Followers

5.5k

Similarweb Unique Visitors

15.0K

Majestic Referring Domains

314

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Higher Ground Investors (11)

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info
Earl Grey Capital Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
AirAngels Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Duro Ventures Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Mango.vc Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Nathan Doctor Angel (individual) Minority 000 0000 000000 0
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Higher Ground Acquisitions (5)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
0000000000000 01-Dec-2022 0000000000 Educational and Training Services (B2C) 000000000
0000000000 08-Apr-2021 0000000000 Educational Software 000000000
00000000 0000 20-Jan-2021 0000000000 Educational and Training Services (B2C) 000000000
000000000 00 12-Mar-2020 0000000000 Other Services (B2C Non-Financial) 000000000
Montessorium 17-Sep-2018 Merger/Acquisition Educational and Training Services (B2C)
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Higher Ground Subsidiaries (4)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
NeighborSchools Educational and Training Services (B2C) Cambridge, MA 2018
000000000 00 0000 Other Services (B2C Non-Financial) Lake Forest, CA 0000
00000000 00000000 Educational and Training Services (B2C) San Francisco, CA 0000
000000000000 Educational and Training Services (B2C) Sioux Falls, SD 0000
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