EAST RUTHERFORD, N. J. -- Legal costs associated with teacher grievances and other issues pushed up legal expenses for Carlstadt/East Rutherford Regional School District beyond the state average for the third year in a row, NorthJersey.com is reporting.
Becton High School, the district's only school, had legal costs at $200 per student for 2014-15 -- 130 percent higher than the state average, , NorthJersey.com reported. That is up from $80 per student for 2012-13, or a 150 percent increase in three years, NorthJersey.com reported.
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