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District: CAMDEN COUNTY VOCATIONAL (700)
Operating Type VOC
County: CAMDEN
Operating Type VOC Summary:

State Level Summary:
Total Spending Per Pupil (Definition)
2008-09 Total Spending: $42,077,637
2008-09 Average Daily Enroll plus Sent Pupils: 2,322.2
2008-09 Costs Amount per Pupil: $18,120
2008-09 Costs Rank Within Group per Pupil: 9
2009-10 Total Spending: $44,644,011
2009-10 Average Daily Enroll plus Sent Pupils: 2,294.1
2009-10 Costs Amount per Pupil: $19,460
2009-10 Costs Rank Within Group per Pupil: 9
Summary of Vital Statistics (Definition)
2009-10 Total Spending Per Pupil: $19,460
Revenue Sources, State: 41.1%
Revenue Sources, Local Taxes: 29.3%
Revenue Sources, Federal: 19.2%
Revenue Sources, Tuition: 10.5%
Revenue Sources, Use of Fund Balance: 0%
Revenue Sources, Other: 0%
Fall 2009 Certified Staff:
  Student/Teacher Ratio: 14.7
  Student/Support Ratio: 90.5
  Student/Administrator Ratio: 116.8
10/15/09 % of Classified Students to Total Students: 23.7%
Budgetary Per Pupil Cost (Definition)
2008-09 Actual Costs Amount per Pupil: $15,021
2008-09 Actual Costs Rank Within Group per Pupil: 9
2009-10 Actual Costs Amount per Pupil: $16,202
2009-10 Actual Costs Rank Within Group per Pupil: 10
2010-11 Budgeted Costs Amount Per Pupil: $15,095
2010-11 Budgeted Costs Rank Within Group Per Pupil: 11
Total Classroom Instruction (Definition)
Per Pupil Amount (2008-09 actual costs): $7,592
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2008-09 actual costs): 7
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2008-09): 50.5%
Per Pupil Amount (2009-10 actual costs): $8,592
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2009-10 actual costs): 11
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2009-10): 53%
Per Pupil Amount (2010-11 budget): $7,686
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2010-11 budget): 11
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2010-11): 50.9%
Classroom Salaries and Benefits (Definition)
Per Pupil Amount (2008-09 actual costs): $6,830
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2008-09 actual costs): 8
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2008-09): 45.5%
% of Classroom Salaries and Benefits to Total Classroom Instruction Costs (2008-09): 90%
Per Pupil Amount (2009-10 actual costs): $7,634
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2009-10 actual costs): 10
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2009-10): 47.1%
% of Classroom Salaries and Benefits to Total Classroom Instruction Costs (2009-10): 88.9%
Per Pupil Amount (2010-11 budget): $7,010
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2010-11 budget): 12
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2010-11): 46.4%
%% of Classroom Salaries and Benefits to Total Classroom Instruction Costs (2010-11): 91.2%
Classroom Supplies/Textbooks (Definition)
Per Pupil Amount (2008-09 actual costs): $650
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2008-09 actual costs): 14
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2008-09): 4.3%
Per Pupil Amount (2009-10 actual costs): $841
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2009-10 actual costs): 18
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2009-10): 5.2%
Per Pupil Amount (2010-11 budget): $571
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2010-11 budget): 10
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2010-11): 3.8%
Classroom Purchased Services/Other Costs (Definition)
Per Pupil Amount (2008-09 actual costs): $112
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2008-09 actual costs): 9
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2008-09): 0.7%
Per Pupil Amount (2009-10 actual costs): $117
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2009-10 actual costs): 6
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2009-10): 0.7%
Per Pupil Amount (2010-11 budget): $104
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2010-11 budget): 8
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2010-11): 0.7%
Total Support Services (Definition)
Per Pupil Amount (2008-09 actual costs): $1,500
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2008-09 actual costs): 8
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2008-09): 10%
Per Pupil Amount (2009-10 actual costs): $1,678
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2009-10 actual costs): 8
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2009-10): 10.4%
Per Pupil Amount (2010-11 budget): $1,400
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2010-11 budget): 7
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2010-11): 9.3%
Salaries and Benefits for Support Services (Definition)
Per Pupil Amount (2008-09 actual costs): $1,403
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2008-09 actual costs): 8
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2008-09): 9.3%
% of Total Salaries and Benefits to Support Services Salaries and Benefits (2008-09): 93.5%
Per Pupil Amount (2009-10 actual costs): $1,558
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2009-10 actual costs): 8
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2009-10): 9.6%
% of Total Salaries and Benefits to Support Services Salaries and Benefits (2009-10): 92.8%
Per Pupil Amount (2010-11 budget): $1,285
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2010-11 budget): 7
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2010-11): 8.5%
% of Total Salaries and Benefits to Support Services Salaries and Benefits (2010-11): 91.8%
Total Administration (Definition)
Per Pupil Amount (2008-09 actual costs): $2,496
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2008-09 actual costs): 12
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2008-09): 16.6%
Per Pupil Amount (2009-10 actual costs): $2,666
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2009-10 actual costs): 16
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2009-10): 16.5%
Per Pupil Amount (2010-11 budget): $2,320
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2010-11 budget): 11
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2010-11): 15.4%
Legal Services (Definition)
Per Pupil Amount (2008-09 actual costs): $0
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2008-09 actual costs): 0
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2008-09): 0%
Per Pupil Amount (2009-10 actual costs): $14
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2009-10 actual costs): 6
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2009-10): 0.1%
Per Pupil Amount (2010-11 budget): $9
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2010-11 budget): 1
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2010-11): 0.1%
Administration Salaries and Benefits (Definition)
Per Pupil Amount (2008-09 actual costs): $2,041
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2008-09 actual costs): 14
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2008-09): 13.6%
% of Total Salaries and Benefits to Salaries and Benefits for Administration (2008-09): 81.8%
Per Pupil Amount (2009-10 actual costs): $2,248
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2009-10 actual costs): 17
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2009-10): 13.9%
% of Total Salaries and Benefits to Salaries and Benfits for Administration (2009-10): 84.3%
Per Pupil Amount (2010-11 budget): $1,898
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2010-11 budget): 15
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2010-11): 12.6%
% of Total Salaries and Benefits to Salaries and Benefits for Administration (2010-11): 81.8%
Total Operations and Maintenance of Plant (Definition)
Per Pupil Amount (2008-09 actual costs): $2,905
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2008-09 actual costs): 16
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2008-09): 19.3%
Per Pupil Amount (2009-10 actual costs): $2,668
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2009-10 actual costs): 10
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2009-10): 16.5%
Per Pupil Amount (2010-11 budget): $3,179
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2010-11 budget): 18
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2010-11): 21.1%
Salaries and Benefits for Operations and Maintenance of Plant (Definition)
Per Pupil Amount (2008-09 actual costs): $1,329
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2008-09 actual costs): 16
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2008-09): 8.8%
to % of Salaries and Benefits for Operations to Total Operations and Maintenance of Plant Costs (2008-09): 45.7%
Per Pupil Amount (2009-10 actual costs): $1,310
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2009-10 actual costs): 12
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2009-10): 8.1%
to % of Salaries and Benefits for Operations to Total Operations and Maintenance of Plant Costs (2009-10): 49.1%
Per Pupil Amount (2010-11 budget): $1,411
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2010-11 budget): 16
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2010-11): 9.3%
to % of Salaries and Benefits for Operations to Total Operations and Maintenance of Plant Costs (2010-11): 44.4%
Board Contributions to the Food Service Program (Definition)
Per Pupil Amount (2008-09 actual costs): $74
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2008-09 actual costs): 8
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2008-09): 0.5%
Per Pupil Amount (2009-10 actual costs): $65
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2009-10 actual costs): 4
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2009-10): 0.4%
Per Pupil Amount (2010-11 budget): $73
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2010-11 budget): 7
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2010-11): 0.5%
Extracurricular Costs (Definition)
Per Pupil Amount (2008-09 actual costs): $420
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2008-09 actual costs): 11
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2008-09): 2.8%
Per Pupil Amount (2009-10 actual costs): $487
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2009-10 actual costs): 12
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2009-10): 3%
Per Pupil Amount (2010-11 budget): $392
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2010-11 budget): 14
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2010-11): 2.6%
Personal Services - Employee Benefits (Definition)
% of Total Salaries (2008-09): 30.7%
% of Total Salaries (2009-10): 31.1%
% of Total Salaries (2010-11): 36.5%
Total Equipment Cost (Definition)
Per Pupil Costs (2008-09): $43
Per Pupil Costs (2009-10): $192
Per Pupil Costs (2010-11): $65
Ratio of Students to Classroom Teachers and Median Classroom Teacher Salary (Definition)
Student to Teacher Ratio (2009-10): 14.7
Ratio Ranking Within Group (2009-10): 6
Teacher Salary (2009-10): $56,535
Salary Ranking Within Group (2009-10): 9
Student to Teacher Ratio (2010-11): 14.2
Ratio Ranking Within Group (2010-11): 8
Teacher Salary (2010-11): $65,451
Salary Ranking Within Group (2010-11): 13
Ratio of Students to Educational Support Personnel and Median Salary (Definition)
Student to Support Service Ratio (2009-10): 90.5
Ratio Ranking Within Group (2009-10): 12
Support Service Salary (2009-10): $61,368
Salary Ranking Within Group (2009-10): 6
Student to Support Service Ratio (2010-11): 87.4
Ratio Ranking Within Group (2010-11): 15
Support Service Salary (2010-11): $73,984
Salary Ranking (2010-11): 11
Ratio of Students to Administrative Personnel and Median Salary (Definition)
Student to Administrator Ratio (2009-10): 116.8
Ratio Ranking Within Group (2009-10): 12
Administrator Salary (2009-10): $79,380
Salary Ranking Within Group (2009-10): 2
Student to Administrator Ratio (2010-11): 127.8
Ratio Ranking Within Group (2010-11): 13
Administrator Salary (2010-11): $87,890
Salary Ranking Within Group (2010-11): 3
Ratio of Faculty to Administrative Personnel (Definition)
Faculty to Administrator Ratio (2009-10): 9.2
Faculty to Administrator Ranking Within Group (2009-10): 14
Faculty to Administrator Ratio (2010-11): 10.5
Faculty to Administrator Ranking Within Group (2010-11): 14
Comparison of Budgeted General Fund Balance vs. Actual (Used) or Generated (Definition)
General Fund Balance (2008-09): $7,643,980
2008-09 Actual: $2,763,413
General Fund Balance (2009-10): $10,407,393
2009-10 Actual: $-1,109,454
General Fund Excess Surplus (Definition)
Actual Excess (2008-09): $2,358,045
Actual Excess (2009-10): $1,432,870