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District: WEST MORRIS REGIONAL (5660)
Operating Type 7-12 / 9-12
County: MORRIS
Operating Type 7-12 / 9-12 Summary:

State Level Summary:
Total Spending Per Pupil (Definition)
2009-10 Total Spending: $51,317,001
2009-10 Average Daily Enroll plus Sent Pupils: 2,734.5
2009-10 Costs Amount per Pupil: $18,766
2009-10 Costs Rank Within Group per Pupil: 17
2010-11 Total Spending: $50,295,480
2010-11 Average Daily Enroll plus Sent Pupils: 2,772.5
2010-11 Costs Amount per Pupil: $18,141
2010-11 Costs Rank Within Group per Pupil: 12
Summary of Vital Statistics (Definition)
2010-11 Total Spending Per Pupil: $18,141
Revenue Sources, State: 14%
Revenue Sources, Local Taxes: 84%
Revenue Sources, Federal: 1.9%
Revenue Sources, Tuition: 0.1%
Revenue Sources, Use of Fund Balance: 0%
Revenue Sources, Other: 0%
Fall 2010 Certified Staff:
  Student/Teacher Ratio: 13.5
  Student/Support Ratio: 88.4
  Student/Administrator Ratio: 171.3
10/15/10 % of Classified Students to Total Students: 14.7%
Budgetary Per Pupil Cost (Definition)
2009-10 Actual Costs Amount per Pupil: $14,029
2009-10 Actual Costs Rank Within Group per Pupil: 17
2010-11 Actual Costs Amount per Pupil: $13,486
2010-11 Actual Costs Rank Within Group per Pupil: 14
2011-12 Budgeted Costs Amount Per Pupil: $13,799
2011-12 Budgeted Costs Rank Within Group Per Pupil: 16
Total Classroom Instruction (Definition)
Per Pupil Amount (2009-10 actual costs): $7,918
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2009-10 actual costs): 17
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2009-10): 56.4%
Per Pupil Amount (2010-11 actual costs): $8,689
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2010-11 actual costs): 33
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2010-11): 64.4%
Per Pupil Amount (2011-12 budget): $7,893
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2011-12 budget): 17
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2011-12): 57.2%
Classroom Salaries and Benefits (Definition)
Per Pupil Amount (2009-10 actual costs): $7,653
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2009-10 actual costs): 21
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2009-10): 54.6%
% of Classroom Salaries and Benefits to Total Classroom Instruction Costs (2009-10): 96.7%
Per Pupil Amount (2010-11 actual costs): $8,385
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2010-11 actual costs): 33
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2010-11): 62.2%
% of Classroom Salaries and Benefits to Total Classroom Instruction Costs (2010-11): 96.5%
Per Pupil Amount (2011-12 budget): $7,578
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2011-12 budget): 20
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2011-12): 54.9%
%% of Classroom Salaries and Benefits to Total Classroom Instruction Costs (2011-12): 96%
Classroom Supplies/Textbooks (Definition)
Per Pupil Amount (2009-10 actual costs): $223
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2009-10 actual costs): 7
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2009-10): 1.6%
Per Pupil Amount (2010-11 actual costs): $256
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2010-11 actual costs): 22
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2010-11): 1.9%
Per Pupil Amount (2011-12 budget): $253
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2011-12 budget): 20
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2011-12): 1.8%
Classroom Purchased Services/Other Costs (Definition)
Per Pupil Amount (2009-10 actual costs): $42
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2009-10 actual costs): 5
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2009-10): 0.3%
Per Pupil Amount (2010-11 actual costs): $48
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2010-11 actual costs): 7
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2010-11): 0.4%
Per Pupil Amount (2011-12 budget): $61
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2011-12 budget): 7
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2011-12): 0.4%
Total Support Services (Definition)
Per Pupil Amount (2009-10 actual costs): $2,134
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2009-10 actual costs): 26
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2009-10): 15.2%
Per Pupil Amount (2010-11 actual costs): $1,634
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2010-11 actual costs): 12
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2010-11): 12.1%
Per Pupil Amount (2011-12 budget): $2,031
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2011-12 budget): 21
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2011-12): 14.7%
Salaries and Benefits for Support Services (Definition)
Per Pupil Amount (2009-10 actual costs): $1,926
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2009-10 actual costs): 26
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2009-10): 13.7%
% of Total Salaries and Benefits to Support Services Salaries and Benefits (2009-10): 90.3%
Per Pupil Amount (2010-11 actual costs): $1,442
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2010-11 actual costs): 11
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2010-11): 10.7%
% of Total Salaries and Benefits to Support Services Salaries and Benefits (2010-11): 88.2%
Per Pupil Amount (2011-12 budget): $1,805
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2011-12 budget): 24
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2011-12): 13.1%
% of Total Salaries and Benefits to Support Services Salaries and Benefits (2011-12): 88.9%
Total Administration (Definition)
Per Pupil Amount (2009-10 actual costs): $1,604
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2009-10 actual costs): 25
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2009-10): 11.4%
Per Pupil Amount (2010-11 actual costs): $1,199
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2010-11 actual costs): 4
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2010-11): 8.9%
Per Pupil Amount (2011-12 budget): $1,572
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2011-12 budget): 24
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2011-12): 11.4%
Legal Services (Definition)
Per Pupil Amount (2009-10 actual costs): $38
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2009-10 actual costs): 26
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2009-10): 0.3%
Per Pupil Amount (2010-11 actual costs): $15
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2010-11 actual costs): 8
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2010-11): 0.1%
Per Pupil Amount (2011-12 budget): $45
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2011-12 budget): 31
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2011-12): 0.3%
Administration Salaries and Benefits (Definition)
Per Pupil Amount (2009-10 actual costs): $1,253
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2009-10 actual costs): 21
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2009-10): 8.9%
% of Total Salaries and Benefits to Salaries and Benefits for Administration (2009-10): 78.1%
Per Pupil Amount (2010-11 actual costs): $897
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2010-11 actual costs): 3
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2010-11): 6.6%
% of Total Salaries and Benefits to Salaries and Benfits for Administration (2010-11): 74.8%
Per Pupil Amount (2011-12 budget): $1,179
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2011-12 budget): 19
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2011-12): 8.5%
% of Total Salaries and Benefits to Salaries and Benefits for Administration (2011-12): 75%
Total Operations and Maintenance of Plant (Definition)
Per Pupil Amount (2009-10 actual costs): $1,338
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2009-10 actual costs): 3
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2009-10): 9.5%
Per Pupil Amount (2010-11 actual costs): $1,144
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2010-11 actual costs): 3
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2010-11): 8.5%
Per Pupil Amount (2011-12 budget): $1,327
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2011-12 budget): 4
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2011-12): 9.6%
Salaries and Benefits for Operations and Maintenance of Plant (Definition)
Per Pupil Amount (2009-10 actual costs): $660
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2009-10 actual costs): 10
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2009-10): 4.7%
to % of Salaries and Benefits for Operations to Total Operations and Maintenance of Plant Costs (2009-10): 49.3%
Per Pupil Amount (2010-11 actual costs): $515
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2010-11 actual costs): 6
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2010-11): 3.8%
to % of Salaries and Benefits for Operations to Total Operations and Maintenance of Plant Costs (2010-11): 45%
Per Pupil Amount (2011-12 budget): $643
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2011-12 budget): 8
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2011-12): 4.7%
to % of Salaries and Benefits for Operations to Total Operations and Maintenance of Plant Costs (2011-12): 48.5%
Board Contributions to the Food Service Program (Definition)
Per Pupil Amount (2009-10 actual costs): $14
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2009-10 actual costs): 4
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2009-10): 0.1%
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): $1,005
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2009-10 actual costs): 39
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2009-10): 7.2%
Per Pupil Amount (2010-11 actual costs): $820
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2010-11 actual costs): 31
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2010-11): 6.1%
Per Pupil Amount (2011-12 budget): $955
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2011-12 budget): 36
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2011-12): 6.9%
Personal Services - Employee Benefits (Definition)
% of Total Salaries (2009-10): 24%
% of Total Salaries (2010-11): 24.4%
% of Total Salaries (2011-12): 27.2%
Total Equipment Cost (Definition)
Per Pupil Costs (2009-10): $169
Per Pupil Costs (2010-11): $81
Per Pupil Costs (2011-12): $36
Ratio of Students to Classroom Teachers and Median Classroom Teacher Salary (Definition)
Student to Teacher Ratio (2010-11): 13.5
Ratio Ranking Within Group (2010-11): 15
Teacher Salary (2010-11): $64,665
Salary Ranking Within Group (2010-11): 25
Student to Teacher Ratio (2011-12): 13.2
Ratio Ranking Within Group (2011-12): 14
Teacher Salary (2011-12): $72,840
Salary Ranking Within Group (2011-12): 35
Ratio of Students to Educational Support Personnel and Median Salary (Definition)
Student to Support Service Ratio (2010-11): 88.4
Ratio Ranking Within Group (2010-11): 21
Support Service Salary (2010-11): $76,544
Salary Ranking Within Group (2010-11): 25
Student to Support Service Ratio (2011-12): 88.5
Ratio Ranking Within Group (2011-12): 20
Support Service Salary (2011-12): $96,860
Salary Ranking (2011-12): 46
Ratio of Students to Administrative Personnel and Median Salary (Definition)
Student to Administrator Ratio (2010-11): 171.3
Ratio Ranking Within Group (2010-11): 5
Administrator Salary (2010-11): $148,300
Salary Ranking Within Group (2010-11): 46
Student to Administrator Ratio (2011-12): 171.5
Ratio Ranking Within Group (2011-12): 6
Administrator Salary (2011-12): $152,435
Salary Ranking Within Group (2011-12): 46
Ratio of Faculty to Administrative Personnel (Definition)
Faculty to Administrator Ratio (2010-11): 14.7
Faculty to Administrator Ranking Within Group (2010-11): 4
Faculty to Administrator Ratio (2011-12): 14.9
Faculty to Administrator Ranking Within Group (2011-12): 6
Comparison of Budgeted General Fund Balance vs. Actual (Used) or Generated (Definition)
General Fund Balance (2009-10): $8,211,529
2009-10 Actual: $-1,881,683
General Fund Balance (2010-11): $6,329,846
2010-11 Actual: $-111,900
General Fund Excess Surplus (Definition)
Actual Excess (2009-10): $940,598
Actual Excess (2010-11): $1,848,977