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District: BERGEN CO SPECIAL SERVICE (0285)
Operating Type CSSD
County: BERGEN
Operating Type CSSD Summary:

State Level Summary:
Total Spending Per Pupil (Definition)
2010-11 Total Spending: $69,393,180
2010-11 Average Daily Enroll plus Sent Pupils: 772.5
2010-11 Costs Amount per Pupil: $89,831
2010-11 Costs Rank Within Group per Pupil: 8
2011-12 Total Spending: $60,892,182
2011-12 Average Daily Enroll plus Sent Pupils: 695.2
2011-12 Costs Amount per Pupil: $87,585
2011-12 Costs Rank Within Group per Pupil: 8
Summary of Vital Statistics (Definition)
2011-12 Total Spending Per Pupil: $87,585
Revenue Sources, State: 17.5%
Revenue Sources, Local Taxes: 17.5%
Revenue Sources, Federal: 3.6%
Revenue Sources, Tuition: 61.4%
Revenue Sources, Use of Fund Balance: 0%
Revenue Sources, Other: 0%
Fall 2011 Certified Staff:
  Student/Teacher Ratio: 3.6
  Student/Support Ratio: 5.4
  Student/Administrator Ratio: 38.6
10/15/11 % of Classified Students to Total Students: 100%
Budgetary Per Pupil Cost (Definition)
2010-11 Actual Costs Amount per Pupil: $68,852
2010-11 Actual Costs Rank Within Group per Pupil: 8
2011-12 Actual Costs Amount per Pupil: $70,365
2011-12 Actual Costs Rank Within Group per Pupil: 8
2012-13 Budgeted Costs Amount Per Pupil: $77,928
2012-13 Budgeted Costs Rank Within Group Per Pupil: 8
Total Classroom Instruction (Definition)
Per Pupil Amount (2010-11 actual costs): $40,023
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2010-11 actual costs): 8
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2010-11): 58.1%
Per Pupil Amount (2011-12 actual costs): $40,557
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2011-12 actual costs): 8
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2011-12): 0%
Per Pupil Amount (2012-13 budget): $44,350
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2012-13 budget): 8
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2012-13): 56.9%
Classroom Salaries and Benefits (Definition)
Per Pupil Amount (2010-11 actual costs): $35,181
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2010-11 actual costs): 8
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2010-11): 51.1%
% of Classroom Salaries and Benefits to Total Classroom Instruction Costs (2010-11): 87.9%
Per Pupil Amount (2011-12 actual costs): $36,083
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2011-12 actual costs): 8
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2011-12): 0%
% of Classroom Salaries and Benefits to Total Classroom Instruction Costs (2011-12): 89%
Per Pupil Amount (2012-13 budget): $39,121
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2012-13 budget): 8
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2012-13): 50.2%
%% of Classroom Salaries and Benefits to Total Classroom Instruction Costs (2012-13): 88.2%
Classroom Supplies/Textbooks (Definition)
Per Pupil Amount (2010-11 actual costs): $825
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2010-11 actual costs): 6
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2010-11): 1.2%
Per Pupil Amount (2011-12 actual costs): $887
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2011-12 actual costs): 8
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2011-12): 0%
Per Pupil Amount (2012-13 budget): $1,138
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2012-13 budget): 8
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2012-13): 1.5%
Classroom Purchased Services/Other Costs (Definition)
Per Pupil Amount (2010-11 actual costs): $4,017
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2010-11 actual costs): 8
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2010-11): 5.8%
Per Pupil Amount (2011-12 actual costs): $3,586
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2011-12 actual costs): 8
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2011-12): 0%
Per Pupil Amount (2012-13 budget): $4,092
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2012-13 budget): 7
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2012-13): 5.3%
Total Support Services (Definition)
Per Pupil Amount (2010-11 actual costs): $15,353
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2010-11 actual costs): 8
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2010-11): 22.3%
Per Pupil Amount (2011-12 actual costs): $15,251
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2011-12 actual costs): 8
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2011-12): 0%
Per Pupil Amount (2012-13 budget): $17,280
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2012-13 budget): 8
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2012-13): 22.2%
Salaries and Benefits for Support Services (Definition)
Per Pupil Amount (2010-11 actual costs): $13,172
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2010-11 actual costs): 7
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2010-11): 19.1%
% of Total Salaries and Benefits to Support Services Salaries and Benefits (2010-11): 85.8%
Per Pupil Amount (2011-12 actual costs): $14,107
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2011-12 actual costs): 8
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2011-12): 0%
% of Total Salaries and Benefits to Support Services Salaries and Benefits (2011-12): 92.5%
Per Pupil Amount (2012-13 budget): $16,385
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2012-13 budget): 8
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2012-13): 21%
% of Total Salaries and Benefits to Support Services Salaries and Benefits (2012-13): 94.8%
Total Administration (Definition)
Per Pupil Amount (2010-11 actual costs): $5,869
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2010-11 actual costs): 6
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2010-11): 8.5%
Per Pupil Amount (2011-12 actual costs): $6,743
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2011-12 actual costs): 7
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2011-12): 0%
Per Pupil Amount (2012-13 budget): $6,745
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2012-13 budget): 6
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2012-13): 8.7%
Legal Services (Definition)
Per Pupil Amount (2010-11 actual costs): $208
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2010-11 actual costs): 7
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2010-11): 0.3%
Per Pupil Amount (2011-12 actual costs): $171
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2011-12 actual costs): 8
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2011-12): 0%
Per Pupil Amount (2012-13 budget): $306
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2012-13 budget): 8
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2012-13): 0.4%
Administration Salaries and Benefits (Definition)
Per Pupil Amount (2010-11 actual costs): $4,179
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2010-11 actual costs): 5
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2010-11): 6.1%
% of Total Salaries and Benefits to Salaries and Benefits for Administration (2010-11): 71.2%
Per Pupil Amount (2011-12 actual costs): $4,912
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2011-12 actual costs): 7
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2011-12): 0%
% of Total Salaries and Benefits to Salaries and Benfits for Administration (2011-12): 72.8%
Per Pupil Amount (2012-13 budget): $4,935
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2012-13 budget): 6
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2012-13): 6.3%
% of Total Salaries and Benefits to Salaries and Benefits for Administration (2012-13): 73.2%
Total Operations and Maintenance of Plant (Definition)
Per Pupil Amount (2010-11 actual costs): $6,693
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2010-11 actual costs): 7
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2010-11): 9.7%
Per Pupil Amount (2011-12 actual costs): $7,299
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2011-12 actual costs): 7
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2011-12): 0%
Per Pupil Amount (2012-13 budget): $8,520
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2012-13 budget): 7
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2012-13): 10.9%
Salaries and Benefits for Operations and Maintenance of Plant (Definition)
Per Pupil Amount (2010-11 actual costs): $1,943
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2010-11 actual costs): 4
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2010-11): 2.8%
to % of Salaries and Benefits for Operations to Total Operations and Maintenance of Plant Costs (2010-11): 29%
Per Pupil Amount (2011-12 actual costs): $2,389
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2011-12 actual costs): 6
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2011-12): 0%
to % of Salaries and Benefits for Operations to Total Operations and Maintenance of Plant Costs (2011-12): 32.7%
Per Pupil Amount (2012-13 budget): $2,688
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2012-13 budget): 5
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2012-13): 3.4%
to % of Salaries and Benefits for Operations to Total Operations and Maintenance of Plant Costs (2012-13): 31.5%
Board Contributions to the Food Service Program (Definition)
Per Pupil Amount (2010-11 actual costs): $212
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2010-11 actual costs): 3
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2010-11): 0.3%
Per Pupil Amount (2011-12 actual costs): $115
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2011-12 actual costs): 2
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2011-12): 0%
Per Pupil Amount (2012-13 budget): $123
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2012-13 budget): 1
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2012-13): 0.2%
Extracurricular Costs (Definition)
Per Pupil Amount (2010-11 actual costs): $70
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2010-11 actual costs): 1
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2010-11): 0.1%
Per Pupil Amount (2011-12 actual costs): $81
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2011-12 actual costs): 1
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2011-12): 0%
Per Pupil Amount (2012-13 budget): $87
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2012-13 budget): 1
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2012-13): 0.1%
Personal Services - Employee Benefits (Definition)
% of Total Salaries (2010-11): 38.2%
% of Total Salaries (2011-12): 41.4%
% of Total Salaries (2012-13): 44%
Total Equipment Cost (Definition)
Per Pupil Costs (2010-11): $173
Per Pupil Costs (2011-12): $988
Per Pupil Costs (2012-13): $23
Ratio of Students to Classroom Teachers and Median Classroom Teacher Salary (Definition)
Student to Teacher Ratio (2011-12): 3.6
Ratio Ranking Within Group (2011-12): 8
Teacher Salary (2011-12): $72,750
Salary Ranking Within Group (2011-12): 4
Student to Teacher Ratio (2012-13): 3.4
Ratio Ranking Within Group (2012-13): 8
Teacher Salary (2012-13): $76,605
Salary Ranking Within Group (2012-13): 6
Ratio of Students to Educational Support Personnel and Median Salary (Definition)
Student to Support Service Ratio (2011-12): 5.4
Ratio Ranking Within Group (2011-12): 8
Support Service Salary (2011-12): $79,790
Salary Ranking Within Group (2011-12): 6
Student to Support Service Ratio (2012-13): 4.7
Ratio Ranking Within Group (2012-13): 7
Support Service Salary (2012-13): $82,830
Salary Ranking (2012-13): 7
Ratio of Students to Administrative Personnel and Median Salary (Definition)
Student to Administrator Ratio (2011-12): 38.6
Ratio Ranking Within Group (2011-12): 5
Administrator Salary (2011-12): $127,112
Salary Ranking Within Group (2011-12): 7
Student to Administrator Ratio (2012-13): 40.7
Ratio Ranking Within Group (2012-13): 5
Administrator Salary (2012-13): $142,189
Salary Ranking Within Group (2012-13): 8
Ratio of Faculty to Administrative Personnel (Definition)
Faculty to Administrator Ratio (2011-12): 17.8
Faculty to Administrator Ranking Within Group (2011-12): 1
Faculty to Administrator Ratio (2012-13): 20.7
Faculty to Administrator Ranking Within Group (2012-13): 1
Comparison of Budgeted General Fund Balance vs. Actual (Used) or Generated (Definition)
General Fund Balance (2010-11): $2,577,874
2010-11 Actual: $2,876,362
General Fund Balance (2011-12): $5,454,236
2011-12 Actual: $1,300,030
General Fund Excess Surplus (Definition)
Actual Excess (2010-11): $0
Actual Excess (2011-12): $0