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District: HILLSBOROUGH TWP (2170)
Operating Type K-12 / 3501 + Pupils
County: SOMERSET
Operating Type K-12 / 3501 + Pupils Summary:

State Level Summary:
Total Spending Per Pupil (Definition)
2009-10 Total Spending: $116,546,989
2009-10 Average Daily Enroll plus Sent Pupils: 7,534.9
2009-10 Costs Amount per Pupil: $15,468
2009-10 Costs Rank Within Group per Pupil: 18
2010-11 Total Spending: $115,214,784
2010-11 Average Daily Enroll plus Sent Pupils: 7,462.3
2010-11 Costs Amount per Pupil: $15,440
2010-11 Costs Rank Within Group per Pupil: 29
Summary of Vital Statistics (Definition)
2010-11 Total Spending Per Pupil: $15,440
Revenue Sources, State: 26.6%
Revenue Sources, Local Taxes: 71.2%
Revenue Sources, Federal: 2.1%
Revenue Sources, Tuition: 0.1%
Revenue Sources, Use of Fund Balance: 0%
Revenue Sources, Other: 0%
Fall 2010 Certified Staff:
  Student/Teacher Ratio: 12.4
  Student/Support Ratio: 76.7
  Student/Administrator Ratio: 243.1
10/15/10 % of Classified Students to Total Students: 13.5%
Budgetary Per Pupil Cost (Definition)
2009-10 Actual Costs Amount per Pupil: $11,910
2009-10 Actual Costs Rank Within Group per Pupil: 25
2010-11 Actual Costs Amount per Pupil: $11,927
2010-11 Actual Costs Rank Within Group per Pupil: 31
2011-12 Budgeted Costs Amount Per Pupil: $12,728
2011-12 Budgeted Costs Rank Within Group Per Pupil: 39
Total Classroom Instruction (Definition)
Per Pupil Amount (2009-10 actual costs): $7,605
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2009-10 actual costs): 37
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2009-10): 63.9%
Per Pupil Amount (2010-11 actual costs): $7,575
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2010-11 actual costs): 39
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2010-11): 63.5%
Per Pupil Amount (2011-12 budget): $8,109
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2011-12 budget): 52
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2011-12): 63.7%
Classroom Salaries and Benefits (Definition)
Per Pupil Amount (2009-10 actual costs): $7,458
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2009-10 actual costs): 53
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2009-10): 62.6%
% of Classroom Salaries and Benefits to Total Classroom Instruction Costs (2009-10): 98.1%
Per Pupil Amount (2010-11 actual costs): $7,448
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2010-11 actual costs): 54
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2010-11): 62.4%
% of Classroom Salaries and Benefits to Total Classroom Instruction Costs (2010-11): 98.3%
Per Pupil Amount (2011-12 budget): $7,954
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2011-12 budget): 64
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2011-12): 62.5%
%% of Classroom Salaries and Benefits to Total Classroom Instruction Costs (2011-12): 98.1%
Classroom Supplies/Textbooks (Definition)
Per Pupil Amount (2009-10 actual costs): $141
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2009-10 actual costs): 8
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2009-10): 1.2%
Per Pupil Amount (2010-11 actual costs): $117
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2010-11 actual costs): 4
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2010-11): 1%
Per Pupil Amount (2011-12 budget): $148
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2011-12 budget): 8
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2011-12): 1.2%
Classroom Purchased Services/Other Costs (Definition)
Per Pupil Amount (2009-10 actual costs): $7
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2009-10 actual costs): 2
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2009-10): 0.1%
Per Pupil Amount (2010-11 actual costs): $10
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2010-11 actual costs): 5
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2010-11): 0.1%
Per Pupil Amount (2011-12 budget): $7
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2011-12 budget): 1
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2011-12): 0.1%
Total Support Services (Definition)
Per Pupil Amount (2009-10 actual costs): $1,958
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2009-10 actual costs): 52
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2009-10): 16.4%
Per Pupil Amount (2010-11 actual costs): $1,935
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2010-11 actual costs): 60
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2010-11): 16.2%
Per Pupil Amount (2011-12 budget): $2,197
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2011-12 budget): 67
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2011-12): 17.3%
Salaries and Benefits for Support Services (Definition)
Per Pupil Amount (2009-10 actual costs): $1,697
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2009-10 actual costs): 49
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2009-10): 14.2%
% of Total Salaries and Benefits to Support Services Salaries and Benefits (2009-10): 86.7%
Per Pupil Amount (2010-11 actual costs): $1,726
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2010-11 actual costs): 61
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2010-11): 14.5%
% of Total Salaries and Benefits to Support Services Salaries and Benefits (2010-11): 89.2%
Per Pupil Amount (2011-12 budget): $1,725
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2011-12 budget): 44
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2011-12): 13.6%
% of Total Salaries and Benefits to Support Services Salaries and Benefits (2011-12): 78.5%
Total Administration (Definition)
Per Pupil Amount (2009-10 actual costs): $1,040
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2009-10 actual costs): 6
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2009-10): 8.7%
Per Pupil Amount (2010-11 actual costs): $1,036
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2010-11 actual costs): 8
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2010-11): 8.7%
Per Pupil Amount (2011-12 budget): $1,030
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2011-12 budget): 5
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2011-12): 8.1%
Legal Services (Definition)
Per Pupil Amount (2009-10 actual costs): $7
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2009-10 actual costs): 2
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2009-10): 0.1%
Per Pupil Amount (2010-11 actual costs): $13
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2010-11 actual costs): 7
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2010-11): 0.1%
Per Pupil Amount (2011-12 budget): $17
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2011-12 budget): 13
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2011-12): 0.1%
Administration Salaries and Benefits (Definition)
Per Pupil Amount (2009-10 actual costs): $876
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2009-10 actual costs): 6
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2009-10): 7.4%
% of Total Salaries and Benefits to Salaries and Benefits for Administration (2009-10): 84.2%
Per Pupil Amount (2010-11 actual costs): $869
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2010-11 actual costs): 12
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2010-11): 7.3%
% of Total Salaries and Benefits to Salaries and Benfits for Administration (2010-11): 83.9%
Per Pupil Amount (2011-12 budget): $920
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2011-12 budget): 13
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2011-12): 7.2%
% of Total Salaries and Benefits to Salaries and Benefits for Administration (2011-12): 89.3%
Total Operations and Maintenance of Plant (Definition)
Per Pupil Amount (2009-10 actual costs): $1,073
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2009-10 actual costs): 4
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2009-10): 9%
Per Pupil Amount (2010-11 actual costs): $1,147
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2010-11 actual costs): 12
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2010-11): 9.6%
Per Pupil Amount (2011-12 budget): $1,175
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2011-12 budget): 8
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2011-12): 9.2%
Salaries and Benefits for Operations and Maintenance of Plant (Definition)
Per Pupil Amount (2009-10 actual costs): $622
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2009-10 actual costs): 17
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2009-10): 5.2%
to % of Salaries and Benefits for Operations to Total Operations and Maintenance of Plant Costs (2009-10): 58%
Per Pupil Amount (2010-11 actual costs): $639
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2010-11 actual costs): 28
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2010-11): 5.4%
to % of Salaries and Benefits for Operations to Total Operations and Maintenance of Plant Costs (2010-11): 55.7%
Per Pupil Amount (2011-12 budget): $611
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2011-12 budget): 21
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2011-12): 4.8%
to % of Salaries and Benefits for Operations to Total Operations and Maintenance of Plant Costs (2011-12): 52%
Board Contributions to the Food Service Program (Definition)
Per Pupil Amount (2009-10 actual costs): $0
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2009-10 actual costs): 0
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2009-10): 0%
Per Pupil Amount (2010-11 actual costs): $0
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2010-11 actual costs): 0
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2010-11): 0%
Per Pupil Amount (2011-12 budget): $0
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2011-12 budget): 0
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2011-12): 0%
Extracurricular Costs (Definition)
Per Pupil Amount (2009-10 actual costs): $206
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2009-10 actual costs): 43
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2009-10): 1.7%
Per Pupil Amount (2010-11 actual costs): $209
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2010-11 actual costs): 54
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2010-11): 1.7%
Per Pupil Amount (2011-12 budget): $193
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2011-12 budget): 33
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2011-12): 1.5%
Personal Services - Employee Benefits (Definition)
% of Total Salaries (2009-10): 26.8%
% of Total Salaries (2010-11): 27.7%
% of Total Salaries (2011-12): 24.4%
Total Equipment Cost (Definition)
Per Pupil Costs (2009-10): $36
Per Pupil Costs (2010-11): $25
Per Pupil Costs (2011-12): $22
Ratio of Students to Classroom Teachers and Median Classroom Teacher Salary (Definition)
Student to Teacher Ratio (2010-11): 12.4
Ratio Ranking Within Group (2010-11): 73
Teacher Salary (2010-11): $70,520
Salary Ranking Within Group (2010-11): 83
Student to Teacher Ratio (2011-12): 12.1
Ratio Ranking Within Group (2011-12): 77
Teacher Salary (2011-12): $70,855
Salary Ranking Within Group (2011-12): 83
Ratio of Students to Educational Support Personnel and Median Salary (Definition)
Student to Support Service Ratio (2010-11): 76.7
Ratio Ranking Within Group (2010-11): 70
Support Service Salary (2010-11): $72,620
Salary Ranking Within Group (2010-11): 38
Student to Support Service Ratio (2011-12): 77.9
Ratio Ranking Within Group (2011-12): 68
Support Service Salary (2011-12): $73,565
Salary Ranking (2011-12): 42
Ratio of Students to Administrative Personnel and Median Salary (Definition)
Student to Administrator Ratio (2010-11): 243.1
Ratio Ranking Within Group (2010-11): 10
Administrator Salary (2010-11): $121,672
Salary Ranking Within Group (2010-11): 55
Student to Administrator Ratio (2011-12): 207.8
Ratio Ranking Within Group (2011-12): 36
Administrator Salary (2011-12): $122,952
Salary Ranking Within Group (2011-12): 53
Ratio of Faculty to Administrative Personnel (Definition)
Faculty to Administrator Ratio (2010-11): 22.8
Faculty to Administrator Ranking Within Group (2010-11): 5
Faculty to Administrator Ratio (2011-12): 19.9
Faculty to Administrator Ranking Within Group (2011-12): 22
Comparison of Budgeted General Fund Balance vs. Actual (Used) or Generated (Definition)
General Fund Balance (2009-10): $5,207,614
2009-10 Actual: $1,317,843
General Fund Balance (2010-11): $6,525,457
2010-11 Actual: $950,757
General Fund Excess Surplus (Definition)
Actual Excess (2009-10): $2,340,449
Actual Excess (2010-11): $2,130,403