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District: ABSECON CITY (0010)
Operating Type K-8 / 751 + Pupils
County: ATLANTIC
Operating Type K-8 / 751 + Pupils Summary:

State Level Summary:
Total Spending Per Pupil (Definition)
2010-11 Total Spending: $12,658,555
2010-11 Average Daily Enroll plus Sent Pupils: 938.3
2010-11 Costs Amount per Pupil: $13,491
2010-11 Costs Rank Within Group per Pupil: 8
2011-12 Total Spending: $13,690,893
2011-12 Average Daily Enroll plus Sent Pupils: 938.6
2011-12 Costs Amount per Pupil: $14,587
2011-12 Costs Rank Within Group per Pupil: 14
Summary of Vital Statistics (Definition)
2011-12 Total Spending Per Pupil: $14,587
Revenue Sources, State: 18.6%
Revenue Sources, Local Taxes: 76.3%
Revenue Sources, Federal: 4.9%
Revenue Sources, Tuition: 0.2%
Revenue Sources, Use of Fund Balance: 0%
Revenue Sources, Other: 0%
Fall 2011 Certified Staff:
  Student/Teacher Ratio: 12.4
  Student/Support Ratio: 166.8
  Student/Administrator Ratio: 208.5
10/15/11 % of Classified Students to Total Students: 11%
Budgetary Per Pupil Cost (Definition)
2010-11 Actual Costs Amount per Pupil: $10,702
2010-11 Actual Costs Rank Within Group per Pupil: 15
2011-12 Actual Costs Amount per Pupil: $11,146
2011-12 Actual Costs Rank Within Group per Pupil: 19
2012-13 Budgeted Costs Amount Per Pupil: $11,464
2012-13 Budgeted Costs Rank Within Group Per Pupil: 12
Total Classroom Instruction (Definition)
Per Pupil Amount (2010-11 actual costs): $7,044
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2010-11 actual costs): 29
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2010-11): 65.8%
Per Pupil Amount (2011-12 actual costs): $7,503
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2011-12 actual costs): 36
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2011-12): 67.3%
Per Pupil Amount (2012-13 budget): $7,661
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2012-13 budget): 24
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2012-13): 66.8%
Classroom Salaries and Benefits (Definition)
Per Pupil Amount (2010-11 actual costs): $6,813
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2010-11 actual costs): 30
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2010-11): 63.7%
% of Classroom Salaries and Benefits to Total Classroom Instruction Costs (2010-11): 96.7%
Per Pupil Amount (2011-12 actual costs): $7,309
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2011-12 actual costs): 44
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2011-12): 65.6%
% of Classroom Salaries and Benefits to Total Classroom Instruction Costs (2011-12): 97.4%
Per Pupil Amount (2012-13 budget): $7,413
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2012-13 budget): 29
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2012-13): 64.7%
%% of Classroom Salaries and Benefits to Total Classroom Instruction Costs (2012-13): 96.8%
Classroom Supplies/Textbooks (Definition)
Per Pupil Amount (2010-11 actual costs): $204
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2010-11 actual costs): 40
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2010-11): 1.9%
Per Pupil Amount (2011-12 actual costs): $167
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2011-12 actual costs): 18
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2011-12): 1.5%
Per Pupil Amount (2012-13 budget): $210
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2012-13 budget): 17
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2012-13): 1.8%
Classroom Purchased Services/Other Costs (Definition)
Per Pupil Amount (2010-11 actual costs): $27
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2010-11 actual costs): 15
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2010-11): 0.2%
Per Pupil Amount (2011-12 actual costs): $27
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2011-12 actual costs): 13
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2011-12): 0.2%
Per Pupil Amount (2012-13 budget): $39
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2012-13 budget): 14
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2012-13): 0.3%
Total Support Services (Definition)
Per Pupil Amount (2010-11 actual costs): $1,255
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2010-11 actual costs): 11
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2010-11): 11.7%
Per Pupil Amount (2011-12 actual costs): $1,302
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2011-12 actual costs): 9
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2011-12): 11.7%
Per Pupil Amount (2012-13 budget): $1,359
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2012-13 budget): 7
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2012-13): 11.9%
Salaries and Benefits for Support Services (Definition)
Per Pupil Amount (2010-11 actual costs): $1,164
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2010-11 actual costs): 13
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2010-11): 10.9%
% of Total Salaries and Benefits to Support Services Salaries and Benefits (2010-11): 92.7%
Per Pupil Amount (2011-12 actual costs): $1,120
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2011-12 actual costs): 10
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2011-12): 10.1%
% of Total Salaries and Benefits to Support Services Salaries and Benefits (2011-12): 86%
Per Pupil Amount (2012-13 budget): $1,152
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2012-13 budget): 12
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2012-13): 10%
% of Total Salaries and Benefits to Support Services Salaries and Benefits (2012-13): 84.8%
Total Administration (Definition)
Per Pupil Amount (2010-11 actual costs): $1,163
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2010-11 actual costs): 9
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2010-11): 10.9%
Per Pupil Amount (2011-12 actual costs): $1,250
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2011-12 actual costs): 20
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2011-12): 11.2%
Per Pupil Amount (2012-13 budget): $1,273
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2012-13 budget): 16
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2012-13): 11.1%
Legal Services (Definition)
Per Pupil Amount (2010-11 actual costs): $6
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2010-11 actual costs): 3
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2010-11): 0.1%
Per Pupil Amount (2011-12 actual costs): $21
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2011-12 actual costs): 28
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2011-12): 0.2%
Per Pupil Amount (2012-13 budget): $19
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2012-13 budget): 12
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2012-13): 0.2%
Administration Salaries and Benefits (Definition)
Per Pupil Amount (2010-11 actual costs): $983
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2010-11 actual costs): 18
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2010-11): 9.2%
% of Total Salaries and Benefits to Salaries and Benefits for Administration (2010-11): 84.5%
Per Pupil Amount (2011-12 actual costs): $1,046
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2011-12 actual costs): 23
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2011-12): 9.4%
% of Total Salaries and Benefits to Salaries and Benfits for Administration (2011-12): 83.7%
Per Pupil Amount (2012-13 budget): $1,065
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2012-13 budget): 24
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2012-13): 9.3%
% of Total Salaries and Benefits to Salaries and Benefits for Administration (2012-13): 83.7%
Total Operations and Maintenance of Plant (Definition)
Per Pupil Amount (2010-11 actual costs): $1,041
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2010-11 actual costs): 13
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2010-11): 9.7%
Per Pupil Amount (2011-12 actual costs): $1,029
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2011-12 actual costs): 11
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2011-12): 9.2%
Per Pupil Amount (2012-13 budget): $1,108
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2012-13 budget): 10
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2012-13): 9.7%
Salaries and Benefits for Operations and Maintenance of Plant (Definition)
Per Pupil Amount (2010-11 actual costs): $573
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2010-11 actual costs): 33
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2010-11): 5.4%
to % of Salaries and Benefits for Operations to Total Operations and Maintenance of Plant Costs (2010-11): 55%
Per Pupil Amount (2011-12 actual costs): $601
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2011-12 actual costs): 36
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2011-12): 5.4%
to % of Salaries and Benefits for Operations to Total Operations and Maintenance of Plant Costs (2011-12): 58.4%
Per Pupil Amount (2012-13 budget): $607
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2012-13 budget): 31
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2012-13): 5.3%
to % of Salaries and Benefits for Operations to Total Operations and Maintenance of Plant Costs (2012-13): 54.8%
Board Contributions to the Food Service Program (Definition)
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 actual costs): $0
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2011-12 actual costs): 0
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2011-12): 0%
Per Pupil Amount (2012-13 budget): $0
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2012-13 budget): 0
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2012-13): 0%
Extracurricular Costs (Definition)
Per Pupil Amount (2010-11 actual costs): $51
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2010-11 actual costs): 28
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2010-11): 0.5%
Per Pupil Amount (2011-12 actual costs): $54
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2011-12 actual costs): 27
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2011-12): 0.5%
Per Pupil Amount (2012-13 budget): $54
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2012-13 budget): 14
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2012-13): 0.5%
Personal Services - Employee Benefits (Definition)
% of Total Salaries (2010-11): 29.6%
% of Total Salaries (2011-12): 33.5%
% of Total Salaries (2012-13): 36.5%
Total Equipment Cost (Definition)
Per Pupil Costs (2010-11): $64
Per Pupil Costs (2011-12): $0
Per Pupil Costs (2012-13): $0
Ratio of Students to Classroom Teachers and Median Classroom Teacher Salary (Definition)
Student to Teacher Ratio (2011-12): 12.4
Ratio Ranking Within Group (2011-12): 47
Teacher Salary (2011-12): $69,987
Salary Ranking Within Group (2011-12): 78
Student to Teacher Ratio (2012-13): 13.4
Ratio Ranking Within Group (2012-13): 14
Teacher Salary (2012-13): $66,187
Salary Ranking Within Group (2012-13): 74
Ratio of Students to Educational Support Personnel and Median Salary (Definition)
Student to Support Service Ratio (2011-12): 166.8
Ratio Ranking Within Group (2011-12): 1
Support Service Salary (2011-12): $73,332
Salary Ranking Within Group (2011-12): 57
Student to Support Service Ratio (2012-13): 115.5
Ratio Ranking Within Group (2012-13): 6
Support Service Salary (2012-13): $64,372
Salary Ranking (2012-13): 33
Ratio of Students to Administrative Personnel and Median Salary (Definition)
Student to Administrator Ratio (2011-12): 208.5
Ratio Ranking Within Group (2011-12): 27
Administrator Salary (2011-12): $103,834
Salary Ranking Within Group (2011-12): 22
Student to Administrator Ratio (2012-13): 218.0
Ratio Ranking Within Group (2012-13): 16
Administrator Salary (2012-13): $103,834
Salary Ranking Within Group (2012-13): 20
Ratio of Faculty to Administrative Personnel (Definition)
Faculty to Administrator Ratio (2011-12): 18.0
Faculty to Administrator Ranking Within Group (2011-12): 40
Faculty to Administrator Ratio (2012-13): 18.2
Faculty to Administrator Ranking Within Group (2012-13): 28
Comparison of Budgeted General Fund Balance vs. Actual (Used) or Generated (Definition)
General Fund Balance (2010-11): $1,052,851
2010-11 Actual: $152,603
General Fund Balance (2011-12): $1,205,454
2011-12 Actual: $-228,749
General Fund Excess Surplus (Definition)
Actual Excess (2010-11): $200,691
Actual Excess (2011-12): $65,935