Average Teacher Salary in La Canada Unified School District

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General Facts

  • Staff: 340
  • Full time teachers: 173
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 19 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 42
  • Instructional Coordinators: 4
  • Elementary Teachers: 97
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 8
  • Pre-K Teachers: not available
  • High School Teachers: 67
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 4,001

Financial Statistics for La Canada Unified School District

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $19,879,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $21,006,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $911,000
  • Total revenue: $41,796,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $22,077,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $20,356,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $6,804,000
  • Expenditures per student: $50,000
  • Total expenditures: $37,903,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $11,428,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $1,551,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $0

Information on Schools within La Canada Unified School District

Elementary Schools within the La Canada Unified School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
La Canada Elementary
4540 Encinas Dr
La Canada, CA 91011
818-952-8350
  • Total: 633
  • Kindergarten: 57
  • 1st grade: 79
  • 2nd grade: 78
  • 3rd grade: 99
  • 4th grade: 117
  • 5th grade: 91
  • 6th grade: 112
23 to 1 27 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Palm Crest Elementary
5025 Palm Dr
La Canada, CA 91011
818-952-8360
  • Total: 536
  • Kindergarten: 73
  • 1st grade: 60
  • 2nd grade: 60
  • 3rd grade: 82
  • 4th grade: 82
  • 5th grade: 88
  • 6th grade: 91
20 to 1 26 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Paradise Canyon Elementary
471 Knight Way
La Canada, CA 91011
818-952-8340
  • Total: 640
  • Kindergarten: 73
  • 1st grade: 78
  • 2nd grade: 91
  • 3rd grade: 93
  • 4th grade: 86
  • 5th grade: 96
  • 6th grade: 123
23 to 1 28 Kindergarten 6th Grade

Middle Schools within the La Canada Unified School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
La Canada High
4463 Oak Grove Dr
La Canada, CA 91011
818-952-4200
  • Total: 2,179
  • 7th grade: 345
  • 8th grade: 359
  • 9th grade: 329
  • 10th grade: 375
  • 11th grade: 390
  • 12th grade: 381
25 to 1 88 7th Grade 12th Grade

High Schools within the La Canada Unified School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
La Canada High
4463 Oak Grove Dr
La Canada, CA 91011
818-952-4200
  • Total: 2,179
  • 7th grade: 345
  • 8th grade: 359
  • 9th grade: 329
  • 10th grade: 375
  • 11th grade: 390
  • 12th grade: 381
25 to 1 88 7th Grade 12th Grade

Other Schools within the La Canada Unified School District (Alternative, Special Education)

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Foothills (special Education)
4490 Cornishon Ave
La Canada, CA 91011
818-949-4750
  • Total: 13
  • 7th grade: 1
  • 8th grade: 2
  • 9th grade: 1
  • 10th grade: 2
  • 11th grade: 1
  • 12th grade: 6
7 to 1 2 7th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $54,020
  • Median family income: $125,540
  • Median male income: $83,864
  • Median female income: $30,167
  • Median income of a renter: $49,632
  • Median income of a home owner: $116,329
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    250 210 465 890 3,240

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