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District: NEW BRUNSWICK CITY (3530)
Operating Type K-12 / 3501 + Pupils
County: MIDDLESEX
Operating Type K-12 / 3501 + Pupils Summary:

State Level Summary:
Total Spending Per Pupil (Definition)
2010-11 Total Spending: $176,802,265
2010-11 Average Daily Enroll plus Sent Pupils: 8,840.8
2010-11 Costs Amount per Pupil: $19,998
2010-11 Costs Rank Within Group per Pupil: 90
2011-12 Total Spending: $182,105,763
2011-12 Average Daily Enroll plus Sent Pupils: 9,002.2
2011-12 Costs Amount per Pupil: $20,229
2011-12 Costs Rank Within Group per Pupil: 86
Summary of Vital Statistics (Definition)
2011-12 Total Spending Per Pupil: $20,229
Revenue Sources, State: 78.1%
Revenue Sources, Local Taxes: 18.2%
Revenue Sources, Federal: 3.6%
Revenue Sources, Tuition: 0.1%
Revenue Sources, Use of Fund Balance: 0%
Revenue Sources, Other: 0%
Fall 2011 Certified Staff:
  Student/Teacher Ratio: 12.3
  Student/Support Ratio: 68.8
  Student/Administrator Ratio: 204.5
10/15/11 % of Classified Students to Total Students: 12.9%
Budgetary Per Pupil Cost (Definition)
2010-11 Actual Costs Amount per Pupil: $15,133
2010-11 Actual Costs Rank Within Group per Pupil: 92
2011-12 Actual Costs Amount per Pupil: $15,273
2011-12 Actual Costs Rank Within Group per Pupil: 86
2012-13 Budgeted Costs Amount Per Pupil: $17,887
2012-13 Budgeted Costs Rank Within Group Per Pupil: 97
Total Classroom Instruction (Definition)
Per Pupil Amount (2010-11 actual costs): $8,803
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2010-11 actual costs): 91
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2010-11): 58.2%
Per Pupil Amount (2011-12 actual costs): $8,866
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2011-12 actual costs): 82
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2011-12): 58%
Per Pupil Amount (2012-13 budget): $10,467
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2012-13 budget): 97
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2012-13): 58.5%
Classroom Salaries and Benefits (Definition)
Per Pupil Amount (2010-11 actual costs): $8,352
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2010-11 actual costs): 84
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2010-11): 55.2%
% of Classroom Salaries and Benefits to Total Classroom Instruction Costs (2010-11): 94.9%
Per Pupil Amount (2011-12 actual costs): $8,112
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2011-12 actual costs): 73
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2011-12): 53.1%
% of Classroom Salaries and Benefits to Total Classroom Instruction Costs (2011-12): 91.5%
Per Pupil Amount (2012-13 budget): $9,638
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2012-13 budget): 97
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2012-13): 53.9%
%% of Classroom Salaries and Benefits to Total Classroom Instruction Costs (2012-13): 92.1%
Classroom Supplies/Textbooks (Definition)
Per Pupil Amount (2010-11 actual costs): $161
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2010-11 actual costs): 29
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2010-11): 1.1%
Per Pupil Amount (2011-12 actual costs): $405
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2011-12 actual costs): 93
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2011-12): 2.7%
Per Pupil Amount (2012-13 budget): $332
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2012-13 budget): 75
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2012-13): 1.9%
Classroom Purchased Services/Other Costs (Definition)
Per Pupil Amount (2010-11 actual costs): $289
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2010-11 actual costs): 97
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2010-11): 1.9%
Per Pupil Amount (2011-12 actual costs): $349
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2011-12 actual costs): 98
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2011-12): 2.3%
Per Pupil Amount (2012-13 budget): $498
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2012-13 budget): 100
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2012-13): 2.8%
Total Support Services (Definition)
Per Pupil Amount (2010-11 actual costs): $2,443
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2010-11 actual costs): 86
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2010-11): 16.1%
Per Pupil Amount (2011-12 actual costs): $2,409
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2011-12 actual costs): 78
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2011-12): 15.8%
Per Pupil Amount (2012-13 budget): $2,906
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2012-13 budget): 92
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2012-13): 16.2%
Salaries and Benefits for Support Services (Definition)
Per Pupil Amount (2010-11 actual costs): $1,900
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2010-11 actual costs): 73
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2010-11): 12.6%
% of Total Salaries and Benefits to Support Services Salaries and Benefits (2010-11): 77.8%
Per Pupil Amount (2011-12 actual costs): $1,892
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2011-12 actual costs): 65
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2011-12): 12.4%
% of Total Salaries and Benefits to Support Services Salaries and Benefits (2011-12): 78.5%
Per Pupil Amount (2012-13 budget): $2,238
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2012-13 budget): 78
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2012-13): 12.5%
% of Total Salaries and Benefits to Support Services Salaries and Benefits (2012-13): 77%
Total Administration (Definition)
Per Pupil Amount (2010-11 actual costs): $1,533
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2010-11 actual costs): 84
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2010-11): 10.1%
Per Pupil Amount (2011-12 actual costs): $1,549
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2011-12 actual costs): 88
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2011-12): 10.1%
Per Pupil Amount (2012-13 budget): $1,573
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2012-13 budget): 81
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2012-13): 8.8%
Legal Services (Definition)
Per Pupil Amount (2010-11 actual costs): $18
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2010-11 actual costs): 21
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2010-11): 0.1%
Per Pupil Amount (2011-12 actual costs): $23
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2011-12 actual costs): 30
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2011-12): 0.1%
Per Pupil Amount (2012-13 budget): $17
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2012-13 budget): 11
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2012-13): 0.1%
Administration Salaries and Benefits (Definition)
Per Pupil Amount (2010-11 actual costs): $1,313
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2010-11 actual costs): 86
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2010-11): 8.7%
% of Total Salaries and Benefits to Salaries and Benefits for Administration (2010-11): 85.6%
Per Pupil Amount (2011-12 actual costs): $1,337
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2011-12 actual costs): 92
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2011-12): 8.8%
% of Total Salaries and Benefits to Salaries and Benfits for Administration (2011-12): 86.3%
Per Pupil Amount (2012-13 budget): $1,328
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2012-13 budget): 86
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2012-13): 7.4%
% of Total Salaries and Benefits to Salaries and Benefits for Administration (2012-13): 84.4%
Total Operations and Maintenance of Plant (Definition)
Per Pupil Amount (2010-11 actual costs): $2,222
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2010-11 actual costs): 95
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2010-11): 14.7%
Per Pupil Amount (2011-12 actual costs): $2,250
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2011-12 actual costs): 94
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2011-12): 14.7%
Per Pupil Amount (2012-13 budget): $2,731
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2012-13 budget): 99
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2012-13): 15.3%
Salaries and Benefits for Operations and Maintenance of Plant (Definition)
Per Pupil Amount (2010-11 actual costs): $1,150
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2010-11 actual costs): 93
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2010-11): 7.6%
to % of Salaries and Benefits for Operations to Total Operations and Maintenance of Plant Costs (2010-11): 51.8%
Per Pupil Amount (2011-12 actual costs): $1,141
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2011-12 actual costs): 93
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2011-12): 7.5%
to % of Salaries and Benefits for Operations to Total Operations and Maintenance of Plant Costs (2011-12): 50.7%
Per Pupil Amount (2012-13 budget): $1,156
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2012-13 budget): 92
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2012-13): 6.5%
to % of Salaries and Benefits for Operations to Total Operations and Maintenance of Plant Costs (2012-13): 42.3%
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): $84
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2010-11 actual costs): 5
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2010-11): 0.6%
Per Pupil Amount (2011-12 actual costs): $101
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2011-12 actual costs): 4
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2011-12): 0.7%
Per Pupil Amount (2012-13 budget): $125
Per Pupil Ranking Within Group (2012-13 budget): 7
% of Budgetary Cost Per Pupil (2012-13): 0.7%
Personal Services - Employee Benefits (Definition)
% of Total Salaries (2010-11): 33.7%
% of Total Salaries (2011-12): 34.6%
% of Total Salaries (2012-13): 34.9%
Total Equipment Cost (Definition)
Per Pupil Costs (2010-11): $102
Per Pupil Costs (2011-12): $145
Per Pupil Costs (2012-13): $137
Ratio of Students to Classroom Teachers and Median Classroom Teacher Salary (Definition)
Student to Teacher Ratio (2011-12): 12.3
Ratio Ranking Within Group (2011-12): 75
Teacher Salary (2011-12): $71,240
Salary Ranking Within Group (2011-12): 86
Student to Teacher Ratio (2012-13): 11.7
Ratio Ranking Within Group (2012-13): 75
Teacher Salary (2012-13): $66,156
Salary Ranking Within Group (2012-13): 71
Ratio of Students to Educational Support Personnel and Median Salary (Definition)
Student to Support Service Ratio (2011-12): 68.8
Ratio Ranking Within Group (2011-12): 88
Support Service Salary (2011-12): $84,981
Salary Ranking Within Group (2011-12): 83
Student to Support Service Ratio (2012-13): 67.9
Ratio Ranking Within Group (2012-13): 82
Support Service Salary (2012-13): $84,981
Salary Ranking (2012-13): 85
Ratio of Students to Administrative Personnel and Median Salary (Definition)
Student to Administrator Ratio (2011-12): 204.5
Ratio Ranking Within Group (2011-12): 42
Administrator Salary (2011-12): $123,215
Salary Ranking Within Group (2011-12): 54
Student to Administrator Ratio (2012-13): 186.2
Ratio Ranking Within Group (2012-13): 48
Administrator Salary (2012-13): $112,889
Salary Ranking Within Group (2012-13): 23
Ratio of Faculty to Administrative Personnel (Definition)
Faculty to Administrator Ratio (2011-12): 19.6
Faculty to Administrator Ranking Within Group (2011-12): 28
Faculty to Administrator Ratio (2012-13): 18.6
Faculty to Administrator Ranking Within Group (2012-13): 34
Comparison of Budgeted General Fund Balance vs. Actual (Used) or Generated (Definition)
General Fund Balance (2010-11): $16,342,973
2010-11 Actual: $955,474
General Fund Balance (2011-12): $17,328,670
2011-12 Actual: $17,263,060
General Fund Excess Surplus (Definition)
Actual Excess (2010-11): $0
Actual Excess (2011-12): $0