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District: MENDHAM TWP (3100)
Operating Type K-8 / 751 + Pupils
County: MORRIS
Operating Type K-8 / 751 + Pupils Summary:

State Level Summary:
Total Spending Per Pupil (Definition)
2009-10 Total Spending: $18,398,449
2009-10 Average Daily Enroll plus Sent Pupils: 906.9
2009-10 Costs Amount per Pupil: $20,288
2009-10 Costs Rank Within Group per Pupil: 84
2010-11 Total Spending: $17,541,407
2010-11 Average Daily Enroll plus Sent Pupils: 864.7
2010-11 Costs Amount per Pupil: $20,287
2010-11 Costs Rank Within Group per Pupil: 86
Summary of Vital Statistics (Definition)
2010-11 Total Spending Per Pupil: $20,287
Revenue Sources, State: 8.4%
Revenue Sources, Local Taxes: 90.6%
Revenue Sources, Federal: 1.2%
Revenue Sources, Tuition: 0%
Revenue Sources, Use of Fund Balance: 0%
Revenue Sources, Other: 0%
Fall 2010 Certified Staff:
  Student/Teacher Ratio: 10.6
  Student/Support Ratio: 71.4
  Student/Administrator Ratio: 142.8
10/15/10 % of Classified Students to Total Students: 13.5%
Budgetary Per Pupil Cost (Definition)
2009-10 Actual Costs Amount per Pupil: $14,200
2009-10 Actual Costs Rank Within Group per Pupil: 77
2010-11 Actual Costs Amount per Pupil: $14,412
2010-11 Actual Costs Rank Within Group per Pupil: 80
2011-12 Budgeted Costs Amount Per Pupil: $14,693
2011-12 Budgeted Costs Rank Within Group Per Pupil: 78
Total Classroom Instruction (Definition)
Per Pupil Amount (2009-10 actual costs): $8,738
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2009-10 actual costs): 78
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2009-10): 61.5%
Per Pupil Amount (2010-11 actual costs): $9,427
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2010-11 actual costs): 85
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2010-11): 65.4%
Per Pupil Amount (2011-12 budget): $8,794
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2011-12 budget): 74
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2011-12): 59.9%
Classroom Salaries and Benefits (Definition)
Per Pupil Amount (2009-10 actual costs): $8,135
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2009-10 actual costs): 74
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2009-10): 57.3%
% of Classroom Salaries and Benefits to Total Classroom Instruction Costs (2009-10): 93.1%
Per Pupil Amount (2010-11 actual costs): $8,974
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2010-11 actual costs): 85
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2010-11): 62.3%
% of Classroom Salaries and Benefits to Total Classroom Instruction Costs (2010-11): 95.2%
Per Pupil Amount (2011-12 budget): $8,266
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2011-12 budget): 72
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2011-12): 56.3%
%% of Classroom Salaries and Benefits to Total Classroom Instruction Costs (2011-12): 94%
Classroom Supplies/Textbooks (Definition)
Per Pupil Amount (2009-10 actual costs): $462
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2009-10 actual costs): 84
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2009-10): 3.3%
Per Pupil Amount (2010-11 actual costs): $245
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): $285
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2011-12 budget): 58
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2011-12): 1.9%
Classroom Purchased Services/Other Costs (Definition)
Per Pupil Amount (2009-10 actual costs): $141
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2009-10 actual costs): 66
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2009-10): 1%
Per Pupil Amount (2010-11 actual costs): $208
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2010-11 actual costs): 77
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2010-11): 1.4%
Per Pupil Amount (2011-12 budget): $244
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2011-12 budget): 75
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2011-12): 1.7%
Total Support Services (Definition)
Per Pupil Amount (2009-10 actual costs): $2,046
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2009-10 actual costs): 65
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2009-10): 14.4%
Per Pupil Amount (2010-11 actual costs): $1,817
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2010-11 actual costs): 58
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2010-11): 12.6%
Per Pupil Amount (2011-12 budget): $2,267
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2011-12 budget): 69
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2011-12): 15.4%
Salaries and Benefits for Support Services (Definition)
Per Pupil Amount (2009-10 actual costs): $1,745
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2009-10 actual costs): 57
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2009-10): 12.3%
% of Total Salaries and Benefits to Support Services Salaries and Benefits (2009-10): 85.3%
Per Pupil Amount (2010-11 actual costs): $1,575
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2010-11 actual costs): 54
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2010-11): 10.9%
% of Total Salaries and Benefits to Support Services Salaries and Benefits (2010-11): 86.7%
Per Pupil Amount (2011-12 budget): $1,964
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2011-12 budget): 71
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2011-12): 13.4%
% of Total Salaries and Benefits to Support Services Salaries and Benefits (2011-12): 86.6%
Total Administration (Definition)
Per Pupil Amount (2009-10 actual costs): $1,563
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2009-10 actual costs): 70
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2009-10): 11%
Per Pupil Amount (2010-11 actual costs): $1,546
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2010-11 actual costs): 66
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2010-11): 10.7%
Per Pupil Amount (2011-12 budget): $1,654
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2011-12 budget): 68
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2011-12): 11.3%
Legal Services (Definition)
Per Pupil Amount (2009-10 actual costs): $15
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2009-10 actual costs): 14
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2009-10): 0.1%
Per Pupil Amount (2010-11 actual costs): $21
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2010-11 actual costs): 28
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2010-11): 0.1%
Per Pupil Amount (2011-12 budget): $29
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2011-12 budget): 36
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2011-12): 0.2%
Administration Salaries and Benefits (Definition)
Per Pupil Amount (2009-10 actual costs): $1,321
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2009-10 actual costs): 72
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2009-10): 9.3%
% of Total Salaries and Benefits to Salaries and Benefits for Administration (2009-10): 84.5%
Per Pupil Amount (2010-11 actual costs): $1,314
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2010-11 actual costs): 66
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2010-11): 9.1%
% of Total Salaries and Benefits to Salaries and Benfits for Administration (2010-11): 85%
Per Pupil Amount (2011-12 budget): $1,388
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2011-12 budget): 72
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2011-12): 9.4%
% of Total Salaries and Benefits to Salaries and Benefits for Administration (2011-12): 83.9%
Total Operations and Maintenance of Plant (Definition)
Per Pupil Amount (2009-10 actual costs): $1,629
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2009-10 actual costs): 76
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2009-10): 11.5%
Per Pupil Amount (2010-11 actual costs): $1,433
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2010-11 actual costs): 59
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2010-11): 9.9%
Per Pupil Amount (2011-12 budget): $1,657
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2011-12 budget): 63
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2011-12): 11.3%
Salaries and Benefits for Operations and Maintenance of Plant (Definition)
Per Pupil Amount (2009-10 actual costs): $822
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2009-10 actual costs): 71
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2009-10): 5.8%
to % of Salaries and Benefits for Operations to Total Operations and Maintenance of Plant Costs (2009-10): 50.5%
Per Pupil Amount (2010-11 actual costs): $714
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2010-11 actual costs): 56
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2010-11): 5%
to % of Salaries and Benefits for Operations to Total Operations and Maintenance of Plant Costs (2010-11): 49.8%
Per Pupil Amount (2011-12 budget): $820
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2011-12 budget): 68
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2011-12): 5.6%
to % of Salaries and Benefits for Operations to Total Operations and Maintenance of Plant Costs (2011-12): 49.5%
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): $224
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2009-10 actual costs): 82
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2009-10): 1.6%
Per Pupil Amount (2010-11 actual costs): $189
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2010-11 actual costs): 82
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2010-11): 1.3%
Per Pupil Amount (2011-12 budget): $223
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2011-12 budget): 81
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2011-12): 1.5%
Personal Services - Employee Benefits (Definition)
% of Total Salaries (2009-10): 28.3%
% of Total Salaries (2010-11): 30.5%
% of Total Salaries (2011-12): 34.6%
Total Equipment Cost (Definition)
Per Pupil Costs (2009-10): $230
Per Pupil Costs (2010-11): $13
Per Pupil Costs (2011-12): $0
Ratio of Students to Classroom Teachers and Median Classroom Teacher Salary (Definition)
Student to Teacher Ratio (2010-11): 10.6
Ratio Ranking Within Group (2010-11): 82
Teacher Salary (2010-11): $62,590
Salary Ranking Within Group (2010-11): 62
Student to Teacher Ratio (2011-12): 10.4
Ratio Ranking Within Group (2011-12): 83
Teacher Salary (2011-12): $63,905
Salary Ranking Within Group (2011-12): 70
Ratio of Students to Educational Support Personnel and Median Salary (Definition)
Student to Support Service Ratio (2010-11): 71.4
Ratio Ranking Within Group (2010-11): 66
Support Service Salary (2010-11): $67,360
Salary Ranking Within Group (2010-11): 41
Student to Support Service Ratio (2011-12): 66
Ratio Ranking Within Group (2011-12): 70
Support Service Salary (2011-12): $57,000
Salary Ranking (2011-12): 7
Ratio of Students to Administrative Personnel and Median Salary (Definition)
Student to Administrator Ratio (2010-11): 142.8
Ratio Ranking Within Group (2010-11): 78
Administrator Salary (2010-11): $125,312
Salary Ranking Within Group (2010-11): 64
Student to Administrator Ratio (2011-12): 158.4
Ratio Ranking Within Group (2011-12): 69
Administrator Salary (2011-12): $142,850
Salary Ranking Within Group (2011-12): 80
Ratio of Faculty to Administrative Personnel (Definition)
Faculty to Administrator Ratio (2010-11): 15.5
Faculty to Administrator Ranking Within Group (2010-11): 59
Faculty to Administrator Ratio (2011-12): 17.6
Faculty to Administrator Ranking Within Group (2011-12): 44
Comparison of Budgeted General Fund Balance vs. Actual (Used) or Generated (Definition)
General Fund Balance (2009-10): $1,283,201
2009-10 Actual: $-244,632
General Fund Balance (2010-11): $1,038,569
2010-11 Actual: $180,535
General Fund Excess Surplus (Definition)
Actual Excess (2009-10): $103,102
Actual Excess (2010-11): $386,314