38th Annual Maintenance and Operations Cost Study: Schools.

Web Abstract: 
Presents the results of a 2008 study of public school districts, revealing that maintenance and operations expenditures averaged 9.57 percent of total expenditures, which is higher than the previous year's figure of 8.35 percent. The square footage maintained per custodial worker rose 20 percent to 32,100. The survey methodology is described, with numerous tables displaying costs per student, costs per square foot, historical spending data, types of expenditures, payroll and personnel data, and buildings and grounds statistics.
Author: 
Agron, Joe
Journal: 
American School and University
Publication Date: 
03/31/2009
Page Numbers: 
20-23
Resource List Category: 
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