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District: HUNTERDON CENTRAL REG (2300)
Operating Type 7-12 / 9-12
County: HUNTERDON
Operating Type 7-12 / 9-12 Summary:

State Level Summary:
Total Spending Per Pupil (Definition)
2010-11 Total Spending: $60,726,898
2010-11 Average Daily Enroll plus Sent Pupils: 2,953.1
2010-11 Costs Amount per Pupil: $20,564
2010-11 Costs Rank Within Group per Pupil: 34
2011-12 Total Spending: $61,339,414
2011-12 Average Daily Enroll plus Sent Pupils: 2,942.6
2011-12 Costs Amount per Pupil: $20,846
2011-12 Costs Rank Within Group per Pupil: 31
Summary of Vital Statistics (Definition)
2011-12 Total Spending Per Pupil: $20,846
Revenue Sources, State: 13.9%
Revenue Sources, Local Taxes: 76.7%
Revenue Sources, Federal: 1.3%
Revenue Sources, Tuition: 0.1%
Revenue Sources, Use of Fund Balance: 8%
Revenue Sources, Other: 0%
Fall 2011 Certified Staff:
  Student/Teacher Ratio: 12.5
  Student/Support Ratio: 78.9
  Student/Administrator Ratio: 151.4
10/15/11 % of Classified Students to Total Students: 15.3%
Budgetary Per Pupil Cost (Definition)
2010-11 Actual Costs Amount per Pupil: $14,345
2010-11 Actual Costs Rank Within Group per Pupil: 27
2011-12 Actual Costs Amount per Pupil: $14,825
2011-12 Actual Costs Rank Within Group per Pupil: 22
2012-13 Budgeted Costs Amount Per Pupil: $16,819
2012-13 Budgeted Costs Rank Within Group Per Pupil: 37
Total Classroom Instruction (Definition)
Per Pupil Amount (2010-11 actual costs): $8,342
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2010-11 actual costs): 28
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2010-11): 58.2%
Per Pupil Amount (2011-12 actual costs): $8,362
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2011-12 actual costs): 23
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2011-12): 56.4%
Per Pupil Amount (2012-13 budget): $9,105
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2012-13 budget): 28
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2012-13): 54.1%
Classroom Salaries and Benefits (Definition)
Per Pupil Amount (2010-11 actual costs): $7,888
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2010-11 actual costs): 27
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2010-11): 55%
% of Classroom Salaries and Benefits to Total Classroom Instruction Costs (2010-11): 94.6%
Per Pupil Amount (2011-12 actual costs): $7,932
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2011-12 actual costs): 23
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2011-12): 53.5%
% of Classroom Salaries and Benefits to Total Classroom Instruction Costs (2011-12): 94.9%
Per Pupil Amount (2012-13 budget): $8,515
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2012-13 budget): 26
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2012-13): 50.6%
%% of Classroom Salaries and Benefits to Total Classroom Instruction Costs (2012-13): 93.5%
Classroom Supplies/Textbooks (Definition)
Per Pupil Amount (2010-11 actual costs): $308
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2010-11 actual costs): 31
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2010-11): 2.1%
Per Pupil Amount (2011-12 actual costs): $275
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2011-12 actual costs): 20
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2011-12): 1.9%
Per Pupil Amount (2012-13 budget): $401
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2012-13 budget): 34
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2012-13): 2.4%
Classroom Purchased Services/Other Costs (Definition)
Per Pupil Amount (2010-11 actual costs): $146
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2010-11 actual costs): 32
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2010-11): 1%
Per Pupil Amount (2011-12 actual costs): $155
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2011-12 actual costs): 33
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2011-12): 1%
Per Pupil Amount (2012-13 budget): $188
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2012-13 budget): 30
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2012-13): 1.1%
Total Support Services (Definition)
Per Pupil Amount (2010-11 actual costs): $2,860
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2010-11 actual costs): 42
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2010-11): 19.9%
Per Pupil Amount (2011-12 actual costs): $2,930
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2011-12 actual costs): 45
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2011-12): 19.8%
Per Pupil Amount (2012-13 budget): $3,162
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2012-13 budget): 45
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2012-13): 18.8%
Salaries and Benefits for Support Services (Definition)
Per Pupil Amount (2010-11 actual costs): $2,740
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2010-11 actual costs): 45
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2010-11): 19.1%
% of Total Salaries and Benefits to Support Services Salaries and Benefits (2010-11): 95.8%
Per Pupil Amount (2011-12 actual costs): $2,802
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2011-12 actual costs): 46
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2011-12): 18.9%
% of Total Salaries and Benefits to Support Services Salaries and Benefits (2011-12): 95.6%
Per Pupil Amount (2012-13 budget): $2,975
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2012-13 budget): 46
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2012-13): 17.7%
% of Total Salaries and Benefits to Support Services Salaries and Benefits (2012-13): 94.1%
Total Administration (Definition)
Per Pupil Amount (2010-11 actual costs): $1,258
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2010-11 actual costs): 7
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2010-11): 8.8%
Per Pupil Amount (2011-12 actual costs): $1,241
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2011-12 actual costs): 5
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2011-12): 8.4%
Per Pupil Amount (2012-13 budget): $1,378
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2012-13 budget): 8
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2012-13): 8.2%
Legal Services (Definition)
Per Pupil Amount (2010-11 actual costs): $36
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2010-11 actual costs): 24
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2010-11): 0.2%
Per Pupil Amount (2011-12 actual costs): $26
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2011-12 actual costs): 16
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2011-12): 0.2%
Per Pupil Amount (2012-13 budget): $38
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2012-13 budget): 24
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2012-13): 0.2%
Administration Salaries and Benefits (Definition)
Per Pupil Amount (2010-11 actual costs): $1,082
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2010-11 actual costs): 12
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2010-11): 7.5%
% of Total Salaries and Benefits to Salaries and Benefits for Administration (2010-11): 86%
Per Pupil Amount (2011-12 actual costs): $1,060
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2011-12 actual costs): 10
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2011-12): 7.2%
% of Total Salaries and Benefits to Salaries and Benfits for Administration (2011-12): 85.4%
Per Pupil Amount (2012-13 budget): $1,120
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2012-13 budget): 13
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2012-13): 6.7%
% of Total Salaries and Benefits to Salaries and Benefits for Administration (2012-13): 81.3%
Total Operations and Maintenance of Plant (Definition)
Per Pupil Amount (2010-11 actual costs): $1,743
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2010-11 actual costs): 21
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2010-11): 12.2%
Per Pupil Amount (2011-12 actual costs): $2,043
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2011-12 actual costs): 39
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2011-12): 13.8%
Per Pupil Amount (2012-13 budget): $2,206
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2012-13 budget): 40
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2012-13): 13.1%
Salaries and Benefits for Operations and Maintenance of Plant (Definition)
Per Pupil Amount (2010-11 actual costs): $905
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2010-11 actual costs): 26
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2010-11): 6.3%
to % of Salaries and Benefits for Operations to Total Operations and Maintenance of Plant Costs (2010-11): 51.9%
Per Pupil Amount (2011-12 actual costs): $918
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2011-12 actual costs): 28
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2011-12): 6.2%
to % of Salaries and Benefits for Operations to Total Operations and Maintenance of Plant Costs (2011-12): 44.9%
Per Pupil Amount (2012-13 budget): $1,022
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2012-13 budget): 33
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2012-13): 6.1%
to % of Salaries and Benefits for Operations to Total Operations and Maintenance of Plant Costs (2012-13): 46.3%
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): $722
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2010-11 actual costs): 24
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2010-11): 5%
Per Pupil Amount (2011-12 actual costs): $729
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2011-12 actual costs): 21
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2011-12): 4.9%
Per Pupil Amount (2012-13 budget): $788
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2012-13 budget): 20
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2012-13): 4.7%
Personal Services - Employee Benefits (Definition)
% of Total Salaries (2010-11): 31.9%
% of Total Salaries (2011-12): 30.5%
% of Total Salaries (2012-13): 34.8%
Total Equipment Cost (Definition)
Per Pupil Costs (2010-11): $170
Per Pupil Costs (2011-12): $157
Per Pupil Costs (2012-13): $131
Ratio of Students to Classroom Teachers and Median Classroom Teacher Salary (Definition)
Student to Teacher Ratio (2011-12): 12.5
Ratio Ranking Within Group (2011-12): 26
Teacher Salary (2011-12): $61,089
Salary Ranking Within Group (2011-12): 14
Student to Teacher Ratio (2012-13): 12.7
Ratio Ranking Within Group (2012-13): 20
Teacher Salary (2012-13): $60,139
Salary Ranking Within Group (2012-13): 12
Ratio of Students to Educational Support Personnel and Median Salary (Definition)
Student to Support Service Ratio (2011-12): 78.9
Ratio Ranking Within Group (2011-12): 31
Support Service Salary (2011-12): $60,453
Salary Ranking Within Group (2011-12): 7
Student to Support Service Ratio (2012-13): 74.6
Ratio Ranking Within Group (2012-13): 36
Support Service Salary (2012-13): $60,453
Salary Ranking (2012-13): 8
Ratio of Students to Administrative Personnel and Median Salary (Definition)
Student to Administrator Ratio (2011-12): 151.4
Ratio Ranking Within Group (2011-12): 13
Administrator Salary (2011-12): $126,277
Salary Ranking Within Group (2011-12): 35
Student to Administrator Ratio (2012-13): 144.5
Ratio Ranking Within Group (2012-13): 16
Administrator Salary (2012-13): $128,107
Salary Ranking Within Group (2012-13): 36
Ratio of Faculty to Administrative Personnel (Definition)
Faculty to Administrator Ratio (2011-12): 14.1
Faculty to Administrator Ranking Within Group (2011-12): 7
Faculty to Administrator Ratio (2012-13): 13.3
Faculty to Administrator Ranking Within Group (2012-13): 11
Comparison of Budgeted General Fund Balance vs. Actual (Used) or Generated (Definition)
General Fund Balance (2010-11): $10,895,202
2010-11 Actual: $3,466,860
General Fund Balance (2011-12): $14,362,062
2011-12 Actual: $4,708,791
General Fund Excess Surplus (Definition)
Actual Excess (2010-11): $3,948,540
Actual Excess (2011-12): $4,649,912