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District: MOUNT EPHRAIM BORO (3420)
Operating Type K-8 / 401 - 750 Pupils
County: CAMDEN
Operating Type K-8 / 401 - 750 Pupils Summary:

State Level Summary:
Total Spending Per Pupil (Definition)
2009-10 Total Spending: $10,792,561
2009-10 Average Daily Enroll plus Sent Pupils: 681.5
2009-10 Costs Amount per Pupil: $15,838
2009-10 Costs Rank Within Group per Pupil: 20
2010-11 Total Spending: $10,017,068
2010-11 Average Daily Enroll plus Sent Pupils: 645.1
2010-11 Costs Amount per Pupil: $15,528
2010-11 Costs Rank Within Group per Pupil: 17
Summary of Vital Statistics (Definition)
2010-11 Total Spending Per Pupil: $15,528
Revenue Sources, State: 38.9%
Revenue Sources, Local Taxes: 55.4%
Revenue Sources, Federal: 2.7%
Revenue Sources, Tuition: 3%
Revenue Sources, Use of Fund Balance: 0%
Revenue Sources, Other: 0%
Fall 2010 Certified Staff:
  Student/Teacher Ratio: 16.4
  Student/Support Ratio: 118
  Student/Administrator Ratio: 118
10/15/10 % of Classified Students to Total Students: 19.9%
Budgetary Per Pupil Cost (Definition)
2009-10 Actual Costs Amount per Pupil: $12,163
2009-10 Actual Costs Rank Within Group per Pupil: 21
2010-11 Actual Costs Amount per Pupil: $11,285
2010-11 Actual Costs Rank Within Group per Pupil: 18
2011-12 Budgeted Costs Amount Per Pupil: $12,251
2011-12 Budgeted Costs Rank Within Group Per Pupil: 23
Total Classroom Instruction (Definition)
Per Pupil Amount (2009-10 actual costs): $7,138
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2009-10 actual costs): 18
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2009-10): 58.7%
Per Pupil Amount (2010-11 actual costs): $6,412
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2010-11 actual costs): 8
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2010-11): 56.8%
Per Pupil Amount (2011-12 budget): $6,767
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2011-12 budget): 9
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2011-12): 55.2%
Classroom Salaries and Benefits (Definition)
Per Pupil Amount (2009-10 actual costs): $6,731
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2009-10 actual costs): 17
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2009-10): 55.3%
% of Classroom Salaries and Benefits to Total Classroom Instruction Costs (2009-10): 94.3%
Per Pupil Amount (2010-11 actual costs): $6,114
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2010-11 actual costs): 7
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2010-11): 54.2%
% of Classroom Salaries and Benefits to Total Classroom Instruction Costs (2010-11): 95.4%
Per Pupil Amount (2011-12 budget): $6,302
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2011-12 budget): 8
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2011-12): 51.4%
%% of Classroom Salaries and Benefits to Total Classroom Instruction Costs (2011-12): 93.1%
Classroom Supplies/Textbooks (Definition)
Per Pupil Amount (2009-10 actual costs): $273
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2009-10 actual costs): 32
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2009-10): 2.2%
Per Pupil Amount (2010-11 actual costs): $174
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2010-11 actual costs): 13
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2010-11): 1.5%
Per Pupil Amount (2011-12 budget): $278
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2011-12 budget): 42
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2011-12): 2.3%
Classroom Purchased Services/Other Costs (Definition)
Per Pupil Amount (2009-10 actual costs): $133
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2009-10 actual costs): 43
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2009-10): 1.1%
Per Pupil Amount (2010-11 actual costs): $124
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2010-11 actual costs): 45
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2010-11): 1.1%
Per Pupil Amount (2011-12 budget): $187
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2011-12 budget): 46
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2011-12): 1.5%
Total Support Services (Definition)
Per Pupil Amount (2009-10 actual costs): $2,117
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2009-10 actual costs): 49
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2009-10): 17.4%
Per Pupil Amount (2010-11 actual costs): $2,177
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2010-11 actual costs): 50
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2010-11): 19.3%
Per Pupil Amount (2011-12 budget): $2,264
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2011-12 budget): 47
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2011-12): 18.5%
Salaries and Benefits for Support Services (Definition)
Per Pupil Amount (2009-10 actual costs): $1,735
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2009-10 actual costs): 45
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2009-10): 14.3%
% of Total Salaries and Benefits to Support Services Salaries and Benefits (2009-10): 82%
Per Pupil Amount (2010-11 actual costs): $1,801
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2010-11 actual costs): 50
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2010-11): 16%
% of Total Salaries and Benefits to Support Services Salaries and Benefits (2010-11): 82.7%
Per Pupil Amount (2011-12 budget): $1,803
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2011-12 budget): 43
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2011-12): 14.7%
% of Total Salaries and Benefits to Support Services Salaries and Benefits (2011-12): 79.6%
Total Administration (Definition)
Per Pupil Amount (2009-10 actual costs): $1,480
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2009-10 actual costs): 23
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2009-10): 12.2%
Per Pupil Amount (2010-11 actual costs): $1,434
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2010-11 actual costs): 23
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2010-11): 12.7%
Per Pupil Amount (2011-12 budget): $1,537
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2011-12 budget): 26
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2011-12): 12.5%
Legal Services (Definition)
Per Pupil Amount (2009-10 actual costs): $53
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2009-10 actual costs): 38
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2009-10): 0.4%
Per Pupil Amount (2010-11 actual costs): $71
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2010-11 actual costs): 50
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2010-11): 0.6%
Per Pupil Amount (2011-12 budget): $68
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2011-12 budget): 51
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2011-12): 0.6%
Administration Salaries and Benefits (Definition)
Per Pupil Amount (2009-10 actual costs): $1,187
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2009-10 actual costs): 21
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2009-10): 9.8%
% of Total Salaries and Benefits to Salaries and Benefits for Administration (2009-10): 80.2%
Per Pupil Amount (2010-11 actual costs): $1,174
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2010-11 actual costs): 25
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2010-11): 10.4%
% of Total Salaries and Benefits to Salaries and Benfits for Administration (2010-11): 81.9%
Per Pupil Amount (2011-12 budget): $1,194
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2011-12 budget): 24
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2011-12): 9.7%
% of Total Salaries and Benefits to Salaries and Benefits for Administration (2011-12): 77.7%
Total Operations and Maintenance of Plant (Definition)
Per Pupil Amount (2009-10 actual costs): $1,391
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2009-10 actual costs): 34
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2009-10): 11.4%
Per Pupil Amount (2010-11 actual costs): $1,233
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2010-11 actual costs): 20
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2010-11): 10.9%
Per Pupil Amount (2011-12 budget): $1,667
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2011-12 budget): 49
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2011-12): 13.6%
Salaries and Benefits for Operations and Maintenance of Plant (Definition)
Per Pupil Amount (2009-10 actual costs): $650
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2009-10 actual costs): 35
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2009-10): 5.3%
to % of Salaries and Benefits for Operations to Total Operations and Maintenance of Plant Costs (2009-10): 46.7%
Per Pupil Amount (2010-11 actual costs): $641
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2010-11 actual costs): 37
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2010-11): 5.7%
to % of Salaries and Benefits for Operations to Total Operations and Maintenance of Plant Costs (2010-11): 52%
Per Pupil Amount (2011-12 budget): $714
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2011-12 budget): 34
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2011-12): 5.8%
to % of Salaries and Benefits for Operations to Total Operations and Maintenance of Plant Costs (2011-12): 42.8%
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): $12
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2010-11 actual costs): 3
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2010-11): 0.1%
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): $37
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2009-10 actual costs): 4
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2009-10): 0.3%
Per Pupil Amount (2010-11 actual costs): $18
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2010-11 actual costs): 6
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2010-11): 0.2%
Per Pupil Amount (2011-12 budget): $17
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2011-12 budget): 3
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2011-12): 0.1%
Personal Services - Employee Benefits (Definition)
% of Total Salaries (2009-10): 26.3%
% of Total Salaries (2010-11): 31.3%
% of Total Salaries (2011-12): 38%
Total Equipment Cost (Definition)
Per Pupil Costs (2009-10): $0
Per Pupil Costs (2010-11): $5
Per Pupil Costs (2011-12): $0
Ratio of Students to Classroom Teachers and Median Classroom Teacher Salary (Definition)
Student to Teacher Ratio (2010-11): 16.4
Ratio Ranking Within Group (2010-11): 1
Teacher Salary (2010-11): $61,579
Salary Ranking Within Group (2010-11): 50
Student to Teacher Ratio (2011-12): 14.4
Ratio Ranking Within Group (2011-12): 3
Teacher Salary (2011-12): $61,029
Salary Ranking Within Group (2011-12): 41
Ratio of Students to Educational Support Personnel and Median Salary (Definition)
Student to Support Service Ratio (2010-11): 118
Ratio Ranking Within Group (2010-11): 3
Support Service Salary (2010-11): $49,510
Salary Ranking Within Group (2010-11): 7
Student to Support Service Ratio (2011-12): 88.4
Ratio Ranking Within Group (2011-12): 20
Support Service Salary (2011-12): $57,681
Salary Ranking (2011-12): 22
Ratio of Students to Administrative Personnel and Median Salary (Definition)
Student to Administrator Ratio (2010-11): 118
Ratio Ranking Within Group (2010-11): 61
Administrator Salary (2010-11): $107,693
Salary Ranking Within Group (2010-11): 37
Student to Administrator Ratio (2011-12): 110.5
Ratio Ranking Within Group (2011-12): 61
Administrator Salary (2011-12): $109,308
Salary Ranking Within Group (2011-12): 33
Ratio of Faculty to Administrative Personnel (Definition)
Faculty to Administrator Ratio (2010-11): 8.2
Faculty to Administrator Ranking Within Group (2010-11): 65
Faculty to Administrator Ratio (2011-12): 8.9
Faculty to Administrator Ranking Within Group (2011-12): 65
Comparison of Budgeted General Fund Balance vs. Actual (Used) or Generated (Definition)
General Fund Balance (2009-10): $470,478
2009-10 Actual: $227,276
General Fund Balance (2010-11): $697,754
2010-11 Actual: $403,326
General Fund Excess Surplus (Definition)
Actual Excess (2009-10): $0
Actual Excess (2010-11): $152,420