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District: ROCKAWAY BORO (4480)
Operating Type K-8 / 401 - 750 Pupils
County: MORRIS
Operating Type K-8 / 401 - 750 Pupils Summary:

State Level Summary:
Total Spending Per Pupil (Definition)
2009-10 Total Spending: $8,337,221
2009-10 Average Daily Enroll plus Sent Pupils: 671
2009-10 Costs Amount per Pupil: $12,426
2009-10 Costs Rank Within Group per Pupil: 1
2010-11 Total Spending: $8,045,430
2010-11 Average Daily Enroll plus Sent Pupils: 670.4
2010-11 Costs Amount per Pupil: $12,001
2010-11 Costs Rank Within Group per Pupil: 1
Summary of Vital Statistics (Definition)
2010-11 Total Spending Per Pupil: $12,001
Revenue Sources, State: 13.6%
Revenue Sources, Local Taxes: 81.4%
Revenue Sources, Federal: 4.3%
Revenue Sources, Tuition: 0.7%
Revenue Sources, Use of Fund Balance: 0%
Revenue Sources, Other: 0%
Fall 2010 Certified Staff:
  Student/Teacher Ratio: 15.8
  Student/Support Ratio: 114.7
  Student/Administrator Ratio: 221.7
10/15/10 % of Classified Students to Total Students: 13.7%
Budgetary Per Pupil Cost (Definition)
2009-10 Actual Costs Amount per Pupil: $9,946
2009-10 Actual Costs Rank Within Group per Pupil: 3
2010-11 Actual Costs Amount per Pupil: $9,676
2010-11 Actual Costs Rank Within Group per Pupil: 1
2011-12 Budgeted Costs Amount Per Pupil: $10,608
2011-12 Budgeted Costs Rank Within Group Per Pupil: 3
Total Classroom Instruction (Definition)
Per Pupil Amount (2009-10 actual costs): $5,913
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2009-10 actual costs): 3
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2009-10): 59.5%
Per Pupil Amount (2010-11 actual costs): $5,485
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2010-11 actual costs): 1
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2010-11): 56.7%
Per Pupil Amount (2011-12 budget): $5,823
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2011-12 budget): 2
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2011-12): 54.9%
Classroom Salaries and Benefits (Definition)
Per Pupil Amount (2009-10 actual costs): $5,554
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2009-10 actual costs): 3
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2009-10): 55.8%
% of Classroom Salaries and Benefits to Total Classroom Instruction Costs (2009-10): 93.9%
Per Pupil Amount (2010-11 actual costs): $5,142
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2010-11 actual costs): 1
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2010-11): 53.1%
% of Classroom Salaries and Benefits to Total Classroom Instruction Costs (2010-11): 93.7%
Per Pupil Amount (2011-12 budget): $5,408
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2011-12 budget): 2
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2011-12): 51%
%% of Classroom Salaries and Benefits to Total Classroom Instruction Costs (2011-12): 92.9%
Classroom Supplies/Textbooks (Definition)
Per Pupil Amount (2009-10 actual costs): $293
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2009-10 actual costs): 37
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2009-10): 2.9%
Per Pupil Amount (2010-11 actual costs): $272
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2010-11 actual costs): 41
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2010-11): 2.8%
Per Pupil Amount (2011-12 budget): $303
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2011-12 budget): 47
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2011-12): 2.9%
Classroom Purchased Services/Other Costs (Definition)
Per Pupil Amount (2009-10 actual costs): $66
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2009-10 actual costs): 27
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2009-10): 0.7%
Per Pupil Amount (2010-11 actual costs): $71
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2010-11 actual costs): 31
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2010-11): 0.7%
Per Pupil Amount (2011-12 budget): $113
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2011-12 budget): 30
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2011-12): 1.1%
Total Support Services (Definition)
Per Pupil Amount (2009-10 actual costs): $1,454
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2009-10 actual costs): 15
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2009-10): 14.6%
Per Pupil Amount (2010-11 actual costs): $1,681
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2010-11 actual costs): 22
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2010-11): 17.4%
Per Pupil Amount (2011-12 budget): $2,029
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2011-12 budget): 38
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2011-12): 19.1%
Salaries and Benefits for Support Services (Definition)
Per Pupil Amount (2009-10 actual costs): $1,261
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2009-10 actual costs): 15
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2009-10): 12.7%
% of Total Salaries and Benefits to Support Services Salaries and Benefits (2009-10): 86.7%
Per Pupil Amount (2010-11 actual costs): $1,041
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2010-11 actual costs): 8
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2010-11): 10.8%
% of Total Salaries and Benefits to Support Services Salaries and Benefits (2010-11): 61.9%
Per Pupil Amount (2011-12 budget): $1,203
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2011-12 budget): 10
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2011-12): 11.3%
% of Total Salaries and Benefits to Support Services Salaries and Benefits (2011-12): 59.3%
Total Administration (Definition)
Per Pupil Amount (2009-10 actual costs): $1,506
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2009-10 actual costs): 27
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2009-10): 15.1%
Per Pupil Amount (2010-11 actual costs): $1,320
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2010-11 actual costs): 11
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2010-11): 13.6%
Per Pupil Amount (2011-12 budget): $1,373
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2011-12 budget): 13
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2011-12): 12.9%
Legal Services (Definition)
Per Pupil Amount (2009-10 actual costs): $14
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2009-10 actual costs): 11
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2009-10): 0.1%
Per Pupil Amount (2010-11 actual costs): $12
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2010-11 actual costs): 10
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2010-11): 0.1%
Per Pupil Amount (2011-12 budget): $15
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2011-12 budget): 7
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2011-12): 0.1%
Administration Salaries and Benefits (Definition)
Per Pupil Amount (2009-10 actual costs): $1,196
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2009-10 actual costs): 22
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2009-10): 12%
% of Total Salaries and Benefits to Salaries and Benefits for Administration (2009-10): 79.4%
Per Pupil Amount (2010-11 actual costs): $1,048
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2010-11 actual costs): 15
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2010-11): 10.8%
% of Total Salaries and Benefits to Salaries and Benfits for Administration (2010-11): 79.4%
Per Pupil Amount (2011-12 budget): $1,036
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2011-12 budget): 14
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2011-12): 9.8%
% of Total Salaries and Benefits to Salaries and Benefits for Administration (2011-12): 75.5%
Total Operations and Maintenance of Plant (Definition)
Per Pupil Amount (2009-10 actual costs): $1,002
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2009-10 actual costs): 3
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2009-10): 10.1%
Per Pupil Amount (2010-11 actual costs): $1,151
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2010-11 actual costs): 14
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2010-11): 11.9%
Per Pupil Amount (2011-12 budget): $1,300
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2011-12 budget): 18
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2011-12): 12.3%
Salaries and Benefits for Operations and Maintenance of Plant (Definition)
Per Pupil Amount (2009-10 actual costs): $569
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2009-10 actual costs): 27
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2009-10): 5.7%
to % of Salaries and Benefits for Operations to Total Operations and Maintenance of Plant Costs (2009-10): 56.8%
Per Pupil Amount (2010-11 actual costs): $625
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2010-11 actual costs): 34
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2010-11): 6.5%
to % of Salaries and Benefits for Operations to Total Operations and Maintenance of Plant Costs (2010-11): 54.3%
Per Pupil Amount (2011-12 budget): $701
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2011-12 budget): 33
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2011-12): 6.6%
to % of Salaries and Benefits for Operations to Total Operations and Maintenance of Plant Costs (2011-12): 53.9%
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): $49
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2009-10 actual costs): 9
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2009-10): 0.5%
Per Pupil Amount (2010-11 actual costs): $23
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2010-11 actual costs): 8
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2010-11): 0.2%
Per Pupil Amount (2011-12 budget): $65
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2011-12 budget): 19
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2011-12): 0.6%
Personal Services - Employee Benefits (Definition)
% of Total Salaries (2009-10): 22.7%
% of Total Salaries (2010-11): 29.1%
% of Total Salaries (2011-12): 31.4%
Total Equipment Cost (Definition)
Per Pupil Costs (2009-10): $16
Per Pupil Costs (2010-11): $34
Per Pupil Costs (2011-12): $0
Ratio of Students to Classroom Teachers and Median Classroom Teacher Salary (Definition)
Student to Teacher Ratio (2010-11): 15.8
Ratio Ranking Within Group (2010-11): 2
Teacher Salary (2010-11): $55,085
Salary Ranking Within Group (2010-11): 21
Student to Teacher Ratio (2011-12): 18
Ratio Ranking Within Group (2011-12): 1
Teacher Salary (2011-12): $53,245
Salary Ranking Within Group (2011-12): 9
Ratio of Students to Educational Support Personnel and Median Salary (Definition)
Student to Support Service Ratio (2010-11): 114.7
Ratio Ranking Within Group (2010-11): 5
Support Service Salary (2010-11): $56,128
Salary Ranking Within Group (2010-11): 19
Student to Support Service Ratio (2011-12): 218.8
Ratio Ranking Within Group (2011-12): 1
Support Service Salary (2011-12): $68,553
Salary Ranking (2011-12): 48
Ratio of Students to Administrative Personnel and Median Salary (Definition)
Student to Administrator Ratio (2010-11): 221.7
Ratio Ranking Within Group (2010-11): 7
Administrator Salary (2010-11): $99,519
Salary Ranking Within Group (2010-11): 16
Student to Administrator Ratio (2011-12): 218.8
Ratio Ranking Within Group (2011-12): 5
Administrator Salary (2011-12): $101,758
Salary Ranking Within Group (2011-12): 21
Ratio of Faculty to Administrative Personnel (Definition)
Faculty to Administrator Ratio (2010-11): 16
Faculty to Administrator Ranking Within Group (2010-11): 25
Faculty to Administrator Ratio (2011-12): 13.1
Faculty to Administrator Ranking Within Group (2011-12): 47
Comparison of Budgeted General Fund Balance vs. Actual (Used) or Generated (Definition)
General Fund Balance (2009-10): $431,748
2009-10 Actual: $84,474
General Fund Balance (2010-11): $516,222
2010-11 Actual: $225,126
General Fund Excess Surplus (Definition)
Actual Excess (2009-10): $31,923
Actual Excess (2010-11): $21,851