Average Teacher Salary in Telluride School District No. R-1

The average teacher salary in Telluride School District No. R-1 is $40,876.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $31,110 $21,620 $23,350 $26,920 $37,210 $46,840
Kindergarten $42,220 $31,460 $35,530 $41,890 $48,290 $54,820
Elementary $43,200 $31,550 $36,070 $42,810 $50,240 $57,830
Middle school $43,540 $32,350 $36,270 $42,990 $50,350 $57,460
High school $44,310 $32,720 $36,770 $43,360 $51,300 $59,110

How to Become a Teacher in Telluride School District No. R-1

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General Facts

  • Staff: 114
  • Full time teachers: 63
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 11 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 14
  • Instructional Coordinators: 1
  • Elementary Teachers: 32
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 6
  • Pre-K Teachers: 0
  • High School Teachers: 25
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 710

Financial Statistics for Telluride School District No. R-1

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $10,882,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $1,597,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $169,000
  • Total revenue: $12,648,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $4,805,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $5,434,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $1,064,000
  • Expenditures per student: $278,000
  • Total expenditures: $10,447,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $2,586,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $480,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $100,000

Information on Schools within Telluride School District No. R-1

Elementary Schools within the Telluride School District No. R-1

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Telluride Elementary School
447 West Columbia
Telluride, CO 81435
970-728-6615
  • Total: 421
  • Pre-k: 16
  • Kindergarten: 54
  • 1st grade: 66
  • 2nd grade: 68
  • 3rd grade: 46
  • 4th grade: 57
  • 5th grade: 58
  • 6th grade: 56
11 to 1 38 Prekindergarten 6th Grade

Middle Schools within the Telluride School District No. R-1

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Telluride Middle School
721 West Colorado Ave
Telluride, CO 81435
970-369-4719
  • Total: 113
  • 7th grade: 60
  • 8th grade: 53
12 to 1 10 7th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Telluride School District No. R-1

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Telluride High School
725 West Colorado Ave
Telluride, CO 81435
970-728-4377
  • Total: 176
  • 9th grade: 40
  • 10th grade: 42
  • 11th grade: 39
  • 12th grade: 55
12 to 1 15 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $39,297
  • Median family income: $66,250
  • Median male income: $27,849
  • Median female income: $21,259
  • Median income of a renter: $37,475
  • Median income of a home owner: $74,013
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    155 105 210 300 295

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