Average Teacher Salary in Dysart Unified District

The average teacher salary in Dysart Unified District is $38,734.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $25,370 $16,310 $18,120 $21,510 $27,320 $37,310
Kindergarten $41,250 $30,230 $34,450 $40,450 $47,830 $55,710
Elementary $43,470 $28,990 $34,080 $40,460 $50,750 $61,950
Middle school $38,990 $23,010 $31,150 $38,350 $46,330 $54,580
High school $44,590 $33,110 $36,900 $42,830 $51,810 $61,230

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General Facts

  • Staff: 2,058
  • Full time teachers: 1,232
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 19 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 222
  • Instructional Coordinators: 5
  • Elementary Teachers: 830
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 91
  • Pre-K Teachers: 21
  • High School Teachers: 290
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 24,316

Financial Statistics for Dysart Unified District

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $67,302,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $119,061,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $12,425,000
  • Total revenue: $198,788,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $77,964,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $75,829,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $19,189,000
  • Expenditures per student: $2,008,000
  • Total expenditures: $215,272,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $41,201,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $8,204,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $0

Information on Schools within Dysart Unified District

Elementary Schools within the Dysart Unified District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Ashton Ranch Elementary School
14898 West Acoma Dr
Surprise, AZ 85379
623-876-7000
  • Total: 1,037
  • Kindergarten: 119
  • 1st grade: 125
  • 2nd grade: 118
  • 3rd grade: 105
  • 4th grade: 115
  • 5th grade: 106
  • 6th grade: 117
  • 7th grade: 114
  • 8th grade: 118
20 to 1 52 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Canyon Ridge
17359 West Surprise Farms Loop
Surprise, AZ 85388
623-876-7000
  • Total: 843
  • Kindergarten: 88
  • 1st grade: 96
  • 2nd grade: 84
  • 3rd grade: 90
  • 4th grade: 99
  • 5th grade: 98
  • 6th grade: 93
  • 7th grade: 97
  • 8th grade: 98
19 to 1 44 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Cimarron Springs Elementary
17032 West Surprise Farms Loop
Surprise, AZ 85388
623-876-7000
  • Total: 1,056
  • Kindergarten: 118
  • 1st grade: 118
  • 2nd grade: 131
  • 3rd grade: 120
  • 4th grade: 105
  • 5th grade: 115
  • 6th grade: 129
  • 7th grade: 105
  • 8th grade: 115
21 to 1 52 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Countryside Elementary
15047 North Parkview Placeace
Surprise, AZ 85379
623-876-7800
  • Total: 930
  • Kindergarten: 90
  • 1st grade: 107
  • 2nd grade: 103
  • 3rd grade: 102
  • 4th grade: 114
  • 5th grade: 86
  • 6th grade: 111
  • 7th grade: 107
  • 8th grade: 110
18 to 1 51 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Desert Moon School
23251 North 166th Dr
Surprise, AZ 85387
623-876-7000
  • Total: 441
  • Kindergarten: 49
  • 1st grade: 39
  • 2nd grade: 46
  • 3rd grade: 51
  • 4th grade: 44
  • 5th grade: 59
  • 6th grade: 53
  • 7th grade: 55
  • 8th grade: 45
19 to 1 23 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Dysart Elementary School
12950 West Varney Rd
El Mirage, AZ 85335
623-876-7000
  • Total: 865
  • Kindergarten: 97
  • 1st grade: 101
  • 2nd grade: 104
  • 3rd grade: 97
  • 4th grade: 81
  • 5th grade: 88
  • 6th grade: 94
  • 7th grade: 106
  • 8th grade: 97
17 to 1 52 Kindergarten 8th Grade
El Mirage School
13500 North El Mirage Rd
El Mirage, AZ 85335
623-876-7000
  • Total: 987
  • Kindergarten: 112
  • 1st grade: 116
  • 2nd grade: 115
  • 3rd grade: 113
  • 4th grade: 109
  • 5th grade: 98
  • 6th grade: 113
  • 7th grade: 108
  • 8th grade: 103
19 to 1 53 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Kingswood Elementary School
15150 West Mondell Rd
Surprise, AZ 85374
623-876-7000
  • Total: 787
  • Kindergarten: 97
  • 1st grade: 91
  • 2nd grade: 93
  • 3rd grade: 77
  • 4th grade: 87
  • 5th grade: 87
  • 6th grade: 85
  • 7th grade: 102
  • 8th grade: 68
19 to 1 41 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Luke School
7300 North Dysaroute Rd
Glendale, AZ 85307
623-876-7000
  • Total: 899
  • Kindergarten: 91
  • 1st grade: 102
  • 2nd grade: 109
  • 3rd grade: 92
  • 4th grade: 71
  • 5th grade: 124
  • 6th grade: 113
  • 7th grade: 91
  • 8th grade: 106
18 to 1 49 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Marley Park Elementary
15042 West Sweetwater Rd
Surprise, AZ 85379
623-876-7000
  • Total: 817
  • Kindergarten: 82
  • 1st grade: 81
  • 2nd grade: 102
  • 3rd grade: 97
  • 4th grade: 85
  • 5th grade: 106
  • 6th grade: 96
  • 7th grade: 82
  • 8th grade: 86
19 to 1 43 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Mountain View
18302 West Burton
Waddell, AZ 85355
623-876-7000
  • Total: 752
  • Kindergarten: 77
  • 1st grade: 98
  • 2nd grade: 84
  • 3rd grade: 101
  • 4th grade: 105
  • 5th grade: 69
  • 6th grade: 79
  • 7th grade: 70
  • 8th grade: 69
20 to 1 39 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Parkview Elementary
15800 North Parkview Placeace
Surprise, AZ 85374
623-523-8650
  • Total: 846
  • Kindergarten: 74
  • 1st grade: 85
  • 2nd grade: 91
  • 3rd grade: 96
  • 4th grade: 108
  • 5th grade: 106
  • 6th grade: 84
  • 7th grade: 107
  • 8th grade: 95
14 to 1 60 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Rancho Gabriela
15272 West Gabriela Dr
Surprise, AZ 85379
623-876-7000
  • Total: 930
  • Kindergarten: 132
  • 1st grade: 101
  • 2nd grade: 125
  • 3rd grade: 99
  • 4th grade: 85
  • 5th grade: 105
  • 6th grade: 97
  • 7th grade: 101
  • 8th grade: 85
19 to 1 48 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Riverview School
12701 North Main
El Mirage, AZ 85335
623-876-7000
  • Total: 1,057
  • Kindergarten: 124
  • 1st grade: 122
  • 2nd grade: 130
  • 3rd grade: 138
  • 4th grade: 115
  • 5th grade: 110
  • 6th grade: 113
  • 7th grade: 103
  • 8th grade: 102
21 to 1 51 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Sonoran Heights Elementary
11405 North Greer Ranch Parkwa
Surprise, AZ 85379
623-523-8550
  • Total: 516
  • Kindergarten: 56
  • 1st grade: 55
  • 2nd grade: 61
  • 3rd grade: 66
  • 4th grade: 51
  • 5th grade: 58
  • 6th grade: 61
  • 7th grade: 46
  • 8th grade: 62
16 to 1 33 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Sunset Hills Elementary
17825 West Sierra Montana Loop
Surprise, AZ 85379
623-523-8700
  • Total: 1,227
  • Kindergarten: 131
  • 1st grade: 148
  • 2nd grade: 126
  • 3rd grade: 150
  • 4th grade: 142
  • 5th grade: 137
  • 6th grade: 130
  • 7th grade: 132
  • 8th grade: 131
20 to 1 60 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Surprise Elementary School
12907 West Greenway Rd
El Mirage, AZ 85335
623-876-7000
  • Total: 886
  • Kindergarten: 104
  • 1st grade: 117
  • 2nd grade: 93
  • 3rd grade: 100
  • 4th grade: 101
  • 5th grade: 88
  • 6th grade: 119
  • 7th grade: 92
  • 8th grade: 72
19 to 1 48 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Thompson Ranch Elementary
11800 West Thompson Ranch Rd
El Mirage, AZ 85335
623-876-7000
  • Total: 859
  • Kindergarten: 108
  • 1st grade: 106
  • 2nd grade: 105
  • 3rd grade: 111
  • 4th grade: 86
  • 5th grade: 89
  • 6th grade: 95
  • 7th grade: 91
  • 8th grade: 68
18 to 1 47 Kindergarten 8th Grade
West Point Elementary
13700 West Greenway Rd
Surprise, AZ 85374
623-876-7000
  • Total: 1,052
  • Kindergarten: 108
  • 1st grade: 120
  • 2nd grade: 117
  • 3rd grade: 135
  • 4th grade: 125
  • 5th grade: 106
  • 6th grade: 132
  • 7th grade: 94
  • 8th grade: 115
21 to 1 51 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Western Peaks Elementary
18063 West Surprise Farms Loop
Surprise, AZ 85388
623-876-7000
  • Total: 1,227
  • Pre-k: 512
  • Kindergarten: 83
  • 1st grade: 80
  • 2nd grade: 91
  • 3rd grade: 82
  • 4th grade: 74
  • 5th grade: 86
  • 6th grade: 76
  • 7th grade: 60
  • 8th grade: 83
23 to 1 53 Prekindergarten 8th Grade

Middle Schools within the Dysart Unified District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Ashton Ranch Elementary School
14898 West Acoma Dr
Surprise, AZ 85379
623-876-7000
  • Total: 1,037
  • Kindergarten: 119
  • 1st grade: 125
  • 2nd grade: 118
  • 3rd grade: 105
  • 4th grade: 115
  • 5th grade: 106
  • 6th grade: 117
  • 7th grade: 114
  • 8th grade: 118
20 to 1 52 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Canyon Ridge
17359 West Surprise Farms Loop
Surprise, AZ 85388
623-876-7000
  • Total: 843
  • Kindergarten: 88
  • 1st grade: 96
  • 2nd grade: 84
  • 3rd grade: 90
  • 4th grade: 99
  • 5th grade: 98
  • 6th grade: 93
  • 7th grade: 97
  • 8th grade: 98
19 to 1 44 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Cimarron Springs Elementary
17032 West Surprise Farms Loop
Surprise, AZ 85388
623-876-7000
  • Total: 1,056
  • Kindergarten: 118
  • 1st grade: 118
  • 2nd grade: 131
  • 3rd grade: 120
  • 4th grade: 105
  • 5th grade: 115
  • 6th grade: 129
  • 7th grade: 105
  • 8th grade: 115
21 to 1 52 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Countryside Elementary
15047 North Parkview Placeace
Surprise, AZ 85379
623-876-7800
  • Total: 930
  • Kindergarten: 90
  • 1st grade: 107
  • 2nd grade: 103
  • 3rd grade: 102
  • 4th grade: 114
  • 5th grade: 86
  • 6th grade: 111
  • 7th grade: 107
  • 8th grade: 110
18 to 1 51 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Desert Moon School
23251 North 166th Dr
Surprise, AZ 85387
623-876-7000
  • Total: 441
  • Kindergarten: 49
  • 1st grade: 39
  • 2nd grade: 46
  • 3rd grade: 51
  • 4th grade: 44
  • 5th grade: 59
  • 6th grade: 53
  • 7th grade: 55
  • 8th grade: 45
19 to 1 23 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Dysart Elementary School
12950 West Varney Rd
El Mirage, AZ 85335
623-876-7000
  • Total: 865
  • Kindergarten: 97
  • 1st grade: 101
  • 2nd grade: 104
  • 3rd grade: 97
  • 4th grade: 81
  • 5th grade: 88
  • 6th grade: 94
  • 7th grade: 106
  • 8th grade: 97
17 to 1 52 Kindergarten 8th Grade
El Mirage School
13500 North El Mirage Rd
El Mirage, AZ 85335
623-876-7000
  • Total: 987
  • Kindergarten: 112
  • 1st grade: 116
  • 2nd grade: 115
  • 3rd grade: 113
  • 4th grade: 109
  • 5th grade: 98
  • 6th grade: 113
  • 7th grade: 108
  • 8th grade: 103
19 to 1 53 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Kingswood Elementary School
15150 West Mondell Rd
Surprise, AZ 85374
623-876-7000
  • Total: 787
  • Kindergarten: 97
  • 1st grade: 91
  • 2nd grade: 93
  • 3rd grade: 77
  • 4th grade: 87
  • 5th grade: 87
  • 6th grade: 85
  • 7th grade: 102
  • 8th grade: 68
19 to 1 41 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Luke School
7300 North Dysaroute Rd
Glendale, AZ 85307
623-876-7000
  • Total: 899
  • Kindergarten: 91
  • 1st grade: 102
  • 2nd grade: 109
  • 3rd grade: 92
  • 4th grade: 71
  • 5th grade: 124
  • 6th grade: 113
  • 7th grade: 91
  • 8th grade: 106
18 to 1 49 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Marley Park Elementary
15042 West Sweetwater Rd
Surprise, AZ 85379
623-876-7000
  • Total: 817
  • Kindergarten: 82
  • 1st grade: 81
  • 2nd grade: 102
  • 3rd grade: 97
  • 4th grade: 85
  • 5th grade: 106
  • 6th grade: 96
  • 7th grade: 82
  • 8th grade: 86
19 to 1 43 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Mountain View
18302 West Burton
Waddell, AZ 85355
623-876-7000
  • Total: 752
  • Kindergarten: 77
  • 1st grade: 98
  • 2nd grade: 84
  • 3rd grade: 101
  • 4th grade: 105
  • 5th grade: 69
  • 6th grade: 79
  • 7th grade: 70
  • 8th grade: 69
20 to 1 39 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Parkview Elementary
15800 North Parkview Placeace
Surprise, AZ 85374
623-523-8650
  • Total: 846
  • Kindergarten: 74
  • 1st grade: 85
  • 2nd grade: 91
  • 3rd grade: 96
  • 4th grade: 108
  • 5th grade: 106
  • 6th grade: 84
  • 7th grade: 107
  • 8th grade: 95
14 to 1 60 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Rancho Gabriela
15272 West Gabriela Dr
Surprise, AZ 85379
623-876-7000
  • Total: 930
  • Kindergarten: 132
  • 1st grade: 101
  • 2nd grade: 125
  • 3rd grade: 99
  • 4th grade: 85
  • 5th grade: 105
  • 6th grade: 97
  • 7th grade: 101
  • 8th grade: 85
19 to 1 48 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Riverview School
12701 North Main
El Mirage, AZ 85335
623-876-7000
  • Total: 1,057
  • Kindergarten: 124
  • 1st grade: 122
  • 2nd grade: 130
  • 3rd grade: 138
  • 4th grade: 115
  • 5th grade: 110
  • 6th grade: 113
  • 7th grade: 103
  • 8th grade: 102
21 to 1 51 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Sonoran Heights Elementary
11405 North Greer Ranch Parkwa
Surprise, AZ 85379
623-523-8550
  • Total: 516
  • Kindergarten: 56
  • 1st grade: 55
  • 2nd grade: 61
  • 3rd grade: 66
  • 4th grade: 51
  • 5th grade: 58
  • 6th grade: 61
  • 7th grade: 46
  • 8th grade: 62
16 to 1 33 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Sunset Hills Elementary
17825 West Sierra Montana Loop
Surprise, AZ 85379
623-523-8700
  • Total: 1,227
  • Kindergarten: 131
  • 1st grade: 148
  • 2nd grade: 126
  • 3rd grade: 150
  • 4th grade: 142
  • 5th grade: 137
  • 6th grade: 130
  • 7th grade: 132
  • 8th grade: 131
20 to 1 60 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Surprise Elementary School
12907 West Greenway Rd
El Mirage, AZ 85335
623-876-7000
  • Total: 886
  • Kindergarten: 104
  • 1st grade: 117
  • 2nd grade: 93
  • 3rd grade: 100
  • 4th grade: 101
  • 5th grade: 88
  • 6th grade: 119
  • 7th grade: 92
  • 8th grade: 72
19 to 1 48 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Thompson Ranch Elementary
11800 West Thompson Ranch Rd
El Mirage, AZ 85335
623-876-7000
  • Total: 859
  • Kindergarten: 108
  • 1st grade: 106
  • 2nd grade: 105
  • 3rd grade: 111
  • 4th grade: 86
  • 5th grade: 89
  • 6th grade: 95
  • 7th grade: 91
  • 8th grade: 68
18 to 1 47 Kindergarten 8th Grade
West Point Elementary
13700 West Greenway Rd
Surprise, AZ 85374
623-876-7000
  • Total: 1,052
  • Kindergarten: 108
  • 1st grade: 120
  • 2nd grade: 117
  • 3rd grade: 135
  • 4th grade: 125
  • 5th grade: 106
  • 6th grade: 132
  • 7th grade: 94
  • 8th grade: 115
21 to 1 51 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Western Peaks Elementary
18063 West Surprise Farms Loop
Surprise, AZ 85388
623-876-7000
  • Total: 1,227
  • Pre-k: 512
  • Kindergarten: 83
  • 1st grade: 80
  • 2nd grade: 91
  • 3rd grade: 82
  • 4th grade: 74
  • 5th grade: 86
  • 6th grade: 76
  • 7th grade: 60
  • 8th grade: 83
23 to 1 53 Prekindergarten 8th Grade

High Schools within the Dysart Unified District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Dysart High School
11425 North Dysaroute Rd
El Mirage, AZ 85335
623-876-7000
  • Total: 1,813
  • 9th grade: 528
  • 10th grade: 472
  • 11th grade: 423
  • 12th grade: 390
19 to 1 97 9th Grade 12th Grade
Valley Vista High School
15550 North Parkview Placeace
Surprise, AZ 85374
623-523-8800
  • Total: 2,322
  • 9th grade: 698
  • 10th grade: 659
  • 11th grade: 569
  • 12th grade: 396
23 to 1 100 9th Grade 12th Grade
Willow Canyon High School
17901 West Lundberg St
Surprise, AZ 85374
623-876-7000
  • Total: 2,167
  • 9th grade: 612
  • 10th grade: 610
  • 11th grade: 479
  • 12th grade: 466
24 to 1 90 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $19,799
  • Median family income: $44,933
  • Median male income: $25,042
  • Median female income: $16,405
  • Median income of a renter: $28,553
  • Median income of a home owner: $45,662
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    2,535 3,320 3,860 3,015 1,145

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