Average Teacher Salary in Cave Creek Unified District

The average teacher salary in Cave Creek Unified District is $38,724.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $25,571 $16,476 $18,356 $21,815 $27,780 $37,841
Kindergarten $40,545 $29,867 $34,005 $39,846 $46,928 $54,380
Elementary $43,616 $28,873 $33,992 $40,395 $51,246 $62,645
Middle school $39,942 $23,712 $31,516 $38,768 $47,681 $57,043
High school $43,950 $32,131 $36,121 $42,146 $51,250 $60,872

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General Facts

  • Staff: 614
  • Full time teachers: 296
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 19 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 76
  • Instructional Coordinators: 3
  • Elementary Teachers: 181
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 16
  • Pre-K Teachers: 0
  • High School Teachers: 99
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 6,025

Financial Statistics for Cave Creek Unified District

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $49,264,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $9,403,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $1,371,000
  • Total revenue: $60,038,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $21,834,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $25,460,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $7,004,000
  • Expenditures per student: $105,000
  • Total expenditures: $46,562,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $12,489,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $1,692,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $4,000

Information on Schools within Cave Creek Unified District

Elementary Schools within the Cave Creek Unified District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Black Mountain Elementary School
33606 North 60th St
Scottsdale, AZ 85266
480-575-2021
  • Total: 536
  • Kindergarten: 63
  • 1st grade: 65
  • 2nd grade: 52
  • 3rd grade: 62
  • 4th grade: 67
  • 5th grade: 69
  • 6th grade: 72
  • 7th grade: 65
  • 8th grade: 62
18 to 1 30 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Desert Sun Elementary School
27880 North 64th St
Scottsdale, AZ 85262
480-575-2021
  • Total: 487
  • Pre-k: 41
  • Kindergarten: 76
  • 1st grade: 78
  • 2nd grade: 61
  • 3rd grade: 81
  • 4th grade: 61
  • 5th grade: 89
17 to 1 28 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Desert Willow Elementary School
9400 East Esmond Loop
Tucson, AZ 85747
520-762-2040
  • Total: 708
  • Kindergarten: 142
  • 1st grade: 133
  • 2nd grade: 113
  • 3rd grade: 109
  • 4th grade: 110
  • 5th grade: 101
19 to 1 38 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Horseshoe Trails Elementary School
5405 East Pinnacle Vista Dr
Phoenix, AZ 85085
480-575-2021
  • Total: 509
  • Kindergarten: 78
  • 1st grade: 79
  • 2nd grade: 91
  • 3rd grade: 89
  • 4th grade: 81
  • 5th grade: 91
18 to 1 29 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Lone Mountain Elementary School
5250 East Montgomery Rd
Cave Creek, AZ 85327
480-575-2021
  • Total: 577
  • Kindergarten: 99
  • 1st grade: 88
  • 2nd grade: 103
  • 3rd grade: 97
  • 4th grade: 97
  • 5th grade: 93
20 to 1 30 Kindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Cave Creek Unified District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Cactus Shadows High School/psh
5802 East Dove Valley
Cave Creek, AZ 85327
480-575-2021
  • Total: 1,792
  • 9th grade: 483
  • 10th grade: 482
  • 11th grade: 416
  • 12th grade: 411
24 to 1 75 7th Grade 12th Grade
Desert Arroyo Middle School
33401 North 56th St
Cave Creek, AZ 85331
480-575-2021
  • Total: 661
  • 6th grade: 202
  • 7th grade: 209
  • 8th grade: 250
20 to 1 33 6th Grade 8th Grade
Sonoran Trails Middle School
5555 East Pinnacle Vista Dr
Phoenix, AZ 85085
480-575-2021
  • Total: 755
  • 6th grade: 243
  • 7th grade: 264
  • 8th grade: 248
21 to 1 37 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Cave Creek Unified District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Cactus Shadows High School/psh
5802 East Dove Valley
Cave Creek, AZ 85327
480-575-2021
  • Total: 1,792
  • 9th grade: 483
  • 10th grade: 482
  • 11th grade: 416
  • 12th grade: 411
24 to 1 75 7th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $46,535
  • Median family income: $90,451
  • Median male income: $51,718
  • Median female income: $29,080
  • Median income of a renter: $40,087
  • Median income of a home owner: $86,173
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    735 830 1,335 3,300 4,750

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