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District: HUNTERDON CENTRAL REG (2300)
Operating Type 7-12 / 9-12
County: HUNTERDON
Operating Type 7-12 / 9-12 Summary:

State Level Summary:
Total Spending Per Pupil (Definition)
2009-10 Total Spending: $64,568,621
2009-10 Average Daily Enroll plus Sent Pupils: 3,039.1
2009-10 Costs Amount per Pupil: $21,246
2009-10 Costs Rank Within Group per Pupil: 35
2010-11 Total Spending: $60,726,898
2010-11 Average Daily Enroll plus Sent Pupils: 2,953.1
2010-11 Costs Amount per Pupil: $20,564
2010-11 Costs Rank Within Group per Pupil: 33
Summary of Vital Statistics (Definition)
2010-11 Total Spending Per Pupil: $20,564
Revenue Sources, State: 11.9%
Revenue Sources, Local Taxes: 79.2%
Revenue Sources, Federal: 1.5%
Revenue Sources, Tuition: 0.2%
Revenue Sources, Use of Fund Balance: 7.2%
Revenue Sources, Other: 0%
Fall 2010 Certified Staff:
  Student/Teacher Ratio: 12.5
  Student/Support Ratio: 80.9
  Student/Administrator Ratio: 145.2
10/15/10 % of Classified Students to Total Students: 15.1%
Budgetary Per Pupil Cost (Definition)
2009-10 Actual Costs Amount per Pupil: $15,026
2009-10 Actual Costs Rank Within Group per Pupil: 30
2010-11 Actual Costs Amount per Pupil: $14,345
2010-11 Actual Costs Rank Within Group per Pupil: 27
2011-12 Budgeted Costs Amount Per Pupil: $16,916
2011-12 Budgeted Costs Rank Within Group Per Pupil: 38
Total Classroom Instruction (Definition)
Per Pupil Amount (2009-10 actual costs): $8,153
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2009-10 actual costs): 22
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2009-10): 54.3%
Per Pupil Amount (2010-11 actual costs): $8,342
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2010-11 actual costs): 28
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2010-11): 58.2%
Per Pupil Amount (2011-12 budget): $9,180
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2011-12 budget): 35
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2011-12): 54.3%
Classroom Salaries and Benefits (Definition)
Per Pupil Amount (2009-10 actual costs): $7,674
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2009-10 actual costs): 23
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2009-10): 51.1%
% of Classroom Salaries and Benefits to Total Classroom Instruction Costs (2009-10): 94.1%
Per Pupil Amount (2010-11 actual costs): $7,888
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2010-11 actual costs): 27
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2010-11): 55%
% of Classroom Salaries and Benefits to Total Classroom Instruction Costs (2010-11): 94.6%
Per Pupil Amount (2011-12 budget): $8,581
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2011-12 budget): 36
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2011-12): 50.7%
%% of Classroom Salaries and Benefits to Total Classroom Instruction Costs (2011-12): 93.5%
Classroom Supplies/Textbooks (Definition)
Per Pupil Amount (2009-10 actual costs): $352
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2009-10 actual costs): 32
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2009-10): 2.3%
Per Pupil Amount (2010-11 actual costs): $308
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2010-11 actual costs): 31
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2010-11): 2.1%
Per Pupil Amount (2011-12 budget): $411
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2011-12 budget): 42
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2011-12): 2.4%
Classroom Purchased Services/Other Costs (Definition)
Per Pupil Amount (2009-10 actual costs): $127
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2009-10 actual costs): 25
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2009-10): 0.8%
Per Pupil Amount (2010-11 actual costs): $146
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2010-11 actual costs): 32
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2010-11): 1%
Per Pupil Amount (2011-12 budget): $187
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2011-12 budget): 33
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2011-12): 1.1%
Total Support Services (Definition)
Per Pupil Amount (2009-10 actual costs): $2,899
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2009-10 actual costs): 42
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2009-10): 19.3%
Per Pupil Amount (2010-11 actual costs): $2,860
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2010-11 actual costs): 42
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2010-11): 19.9%
Per Pupil Amount (2011-12 budget): $3,104
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2011-12 budget): 42
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2011-12): 18.4%
Salaries and Benefits for Support Services (Definition)
Per Pupil Amount (2009-10 actual costs): $2,765
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2009-10 actual costs): 45
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2009-10): 18.4%
% of Total Salaries and Benefits to Support Services Salaries and Benefits (2009-10): 95.4%
Per Pupil Amount (2010-11 actual costs): $2,740
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2010-11 actual costs): 45
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2010-11): 19.1%
% of Total Salaries and Benefits to Support Services Salaries and Benefits (2010-11): 95.8%
Per Pupil Amount (2011-12 budget): $2,905
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2011-12 budget): 45
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2011-12): 17.2%
% of Total Salaries and Benefits to Support Services Salaries and Benefits (2011-12): 93.6%
Total Administration (Definition)
Per Pupil Amount (2009-10 actual costs): $1,276
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2009-10 actual costs): 5
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2009-10): 8.5%
Per Pupil Amount (2010-11 actual costs): $1,258
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2010-11 actual costs): 7
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2010-11): 8.8%
Per Pupil Amount (2011-12 budget): $1,399
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2011-12 budget): 10
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2011-12): 8.3%
Legal Services (Definition)
Per Pupil Amount (2009-10 actual costs): $23
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2009-10 actual costs): 13
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2009-10): 0.2%
Per Pupil Amount (2010-11 actual costs): $36
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2010-11 actual costs): 24
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2010-11): 0.2%
Per Pupil Amount (2011-12 budget): $39
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2011-12 budget): 26
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2011-12): 0.2%
Administration Salaries and Benefits (Definition)
Per Pupil Amount (2009-10 actual costs): $1,091
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2009-10 actual costs): 9
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2009-10): 7.3%
% of Total Salaries and Benefits to Salaries and Benefits for Administration (2009-10): 85.5%
Per Pupil Amount (2010-11 actual costs): $1,082
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2010-11 actual costs): 12
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2010-11): 7.5%
% of Total Salaries and Benefits to Salaries and Benfits for Administration (2010-11): 86%
Per Pupil Amount (2011-12 budget): $1,132
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2011-12 budget): 14
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2011-12): 6.7%
% of Total Salaries and Benefits to Salaries and Benefits for Administration (2011-12): 80.9%
Total Operations and Maintenance of Plant (Definition)
Per Pupil Amount (2009-10 actual costs): $1,905
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2009-10 actual costs): 30
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2009-10): 12.7%
Per Pupil Amount (2010-11 actual costs): $1,743
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2010-11 actual costs): 21
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2010-11): 12.2%
Per Pupil Amount (2011-12 budget): $2,252
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2011-12 budget): 42
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2011-12): 13.3%
Salaries and Benefits for Operations and Maintenance of Plant (Definition)
Per Pupil Amount (2009-10 actual costs): $1,004
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2009-10 actual costs): 33
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2009-10): 6.7%
to % of Salaries and Benefits for Operations to Total Operations and Maintenance of Plant Costs (2009-10): 52.7%
Per Pupil Amount (2010-11 actual costs): $905
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2010-11 actual costs): 26
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2010-11): 6.3%
to % of Salaries and Benefits for Operations to Total Operations and Maintenance of Plant Costs (2010-11): 51.9%
Per Pupil Amount (2011-12 budget): $1,057
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2011-12 budget): 38
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2011-12): 6.3%
to % of Salaries and Benefits for Operations to Total Operations and Maintenance of Plant Costs (2011-12): 46.9%
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): $703
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2009-10 actual costs): 21
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2009-10): 4.7%
Per Pupil Amount (2010-11 actual costs): $722
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2010-11 actual costs): 24
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2010-11): 5%
Per Pupil Amount (2011-12 budget): $799
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2011-12 budget): 28
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2011-12): 4.7%
Personal Services - Employee Benefits (Definition)
% of Total Salaries (2009-10): 28.9%
% of Total Salaries (2010-11): 31.9%
% of Total Salaries (2011-12): 36.6%
Total Equipment Cost (Definition)
Per Pupil Costs (2009-10): $145
Per Pupil Costs (2010-11): $170
Per Pupil Costs (2011-12): $170
Ratio of Students to Classroom Teachers and Median Classroom Teacher Salary (Definition)
Student to Teacher Ratio (2010-11): 12.5
Ratio Ranking Within Group (2010-11): 29
Teacher Salary (2010-11): $61,914
Salary Ranking Within Group (2010-11): 22
Student to Teacher Ratio (2011-12): 12.5
Ratio Ranking Within Group (2011-12): 26
Teacher Salary (2011-12): $61,089
Salary Ranking Within Group (2011-12): 14
Ratio of Students to Educational Support Personnel and Median Salary (Definition)
Student to Support Service Ratio (2010-11): 80.9
Ratio Ranking Within Group (2010-11): 31
Support Service Salary (2010-11): $61,858
Salary Ranking Within Group (2010-11): 11
Student to Support Service Ratio (2011-12): 78.9
Ratio Ranking Within Group (2011-12): 31
Support Service Salary (2011-12): $60,453
Salary Ranking (2011-12): 7
Ratio of Students to Administrative Personnel and Median Salary (Definition)
Student to Administrator Ratio (2010-11): 145.2
Ratio Ranking Within Group (2010-11): 14
Administrator Salary (2010-11): $129,309
Salary Ranking Within Group (2010-11): 38
Student to Administrator Ratio (2011-12): 151.4
Ratio Ranking Within Group (2011-12): 13
Administrator Salary (2011-12): $126,277
Salary Ranking Within Group (2011-12): 35
Ratio of Faculty to Administrative Personnel (Definition)
Faculty to Administrator Ratio (2010-11): 13.4
Faculty to Administrator Ranking Within Group (2010-11): 10
Faculty to Administrator Ratio (2011-12): 14.1
Faculty to Administrator Ranking Within Group (2011-12): 7
Comparison of Budgeted General Fund Balance vs. Actual (Used) or Generated (Definition)
General Fund Balance (2009-10): $12,473,805
2009-10 Actual: $-1,578,603
General Fund Balance (2010-11): $10,895,202
2010-11 Actual: $3,466,860
General Fund Excess Surplus (Definition)
Actual Excess (2009-10): $4,041,740
Actual Excess (2010-11): $3,948,540