Average Teacher Salary in Van Buren School District

The average teacher salary in Van Buren School District is $39,670.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $26,420 $14,870 $17,090 $23,180 $34,510 $41,200
Kindergarten $41,830 $31,930 $35,880 $41,290 $48,320 $53,550
Elementary $42,260 $33,380 $36,450 $41,280 $47,890 $53,990
Middle school $42,900 $33,630 $36,980 $42,170 $48,180 $54,080
High school $44,940 $33,120 $37,460 $44,020 $52,270 $61,840

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General Facts

  • Staff: 768
  • Full time teachers: 397
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 15 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 78
  • Instructional Coordinators: 6
  • Elementary Teachers: 176
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 40
  • Pre-K Teachers: 4
  • High School Teachers: 151
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 5,955

Financial Statistics for Van Buren School District

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $15,001,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $30,321,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $5,435,000
  • Total revenue: $50,757,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $26,972,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $28,768,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $7,127,000
  • Expenditures per student: $829,000
  • Total expenditures: $68,062,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $13,384,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $2,215,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $710,000

Information on Schools within Van Buren School District

Elementary Schools within the Van Buren School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Central Middle School
913 North 24 St
Van Buren, AR 72956
479-474-7059
  • Total: 450
  • 5th grade: 227
  • 6th grade: 223
17 to 1 27 5th Grade 6th Grade
City Heights Elementary School
301 Mt Vista Ave
Van Buren, AR 72956
479-474-6918
  • Total: 308
  • Kindergarten: 43
  • 1st grade: 59
  • 2nd grade: 67
  • 3rd grade: 62
  • 4th grade: 77
13 to 1 23 Kindergarten 4th Grade
J. J. Izard Elementary School
501 North 24 St
Van Buren, AR 72956
479-474-3150
  • Total: 377
  • Kindergarten: 75
  • 1st grade: 82
  • 2nd grade: 87
  • 3rd grade: 67
  • 4th grade: 66
15 to 1 25 Kindergarten 4th Grade
James R. Tate Elementary School
406 Catcher Rd
Van Buren, AR 72956
479-471-3130
  • Total: 443
  • Pre-k: 40
  • Kindergarten: 75
  • 1st grade: 79
  • 2nd grade: 84
  • 3rd grade: 89
  • 4th grade: 76
16 to 1 27 Kindergarten 4th Grade
King Elementary School
400 North 19 St
Van Buren, AR 72956
479-474-2661
  • Total: 321
  • Pre-k: 40
  • Kindergarten: 38
  • 1st grade: 50
  • 2nd grade: 59
  • 3rd grade: 57
  • 4th grade: 77
19 to 1 17 Prekindergarten 4th Grade
Northridge Middle School
120 Northridge Dr
Van Buren, AR 72956
479-471-3126
  • Total: 521
  • 5th grade: 269
  • 6th grade: 252
18 to 1 29 5th Grade 6th Grade
Parkview Elementary School
605 Parkview St
Van Buren, AR 72956
479-474-8730
  • Total: 459
  • Kindergarten: 92
  • 1st grade: 102
  • 2nd grade: 84
  • 3rd grade: 98
  • 4th grade: 83
15 to 1 30 Kindergarten 4th Grade
Rena Elementary School
720 Rena Rd
Van Buren, AR 72956
479-471-3190
  • Total: 512
  • Kindergarten: 101
  • 1st grade: 100
  • 2nd grade: 101
  • 3rd grade: 100
  • 4th grade: 110
17 to 1 30 Kindergarten 4th Grade

Middle Schools within the Van Buren School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Butterfield Junior High School
319 North 12 St
Van Buren, AR 72956
479-474-6838
  • Total: 720
  • 7th grade: 255
  • 8th grade: 230
  • 9th grade: 235
13 to 1 57 7th Grade 9th Grade
Coleman Junior High School
821 Pointer Trail
Van Buren, AR 72956
479-471-3160
  • Total: 660
  • 7th grade: 217
  • 8th grade: 235
  • 9th grade: 208
11 to 1 62 7th Grade 9th Grade

High Schools within the Van Buren School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Van Buren High School
2001 Pointer Trail
Van Buren, AR 72956
479-474-6821
  • Total: 1,184
  • 10th grade: 413
  • 11th grade: 402
  • 12th grade: 369
13 to 1 89 10th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $15,113
  • Median family income: $37,304
  • Median male income: $24,325
  • Median female income: $15,193
  • Median income of a renter: $21,315
  • Median income of a home owner: $38,065
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    2,255 2,095 2,010 1,340 350