Average Teacher Salary in Colchester School District

The average teacher salary in Colchester School District is $58,042.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $28,250 $18,560 $21,550 $25,430 $30,210 $37,710
Kindergarten $58,970 $34,750 $44,050 $59,910 $75,540 $83,210
Elementary $67,580 $42,930 $52,030 $68,530 $80,870 $91,830
Middle school $68,110 $43,390 $52,540 $69,170 $81,660 $92,170
High school $67,300 $42,140 $51,750 $68,530 $81,200 $91,790

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General Facts

  • Staff: 459
  • Full time teachers: 260
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 13 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 76
  • Instructional Coordinators: 11
  • Elementary Teachers: 154
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 6
  • Pre-K Teachers: not available
  • High School Teachers: 90
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 3,180

Financial Statistics for Colchester School District

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $20,090,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $30,367,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $997,000
  • Total revenue: $51,454,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $22,766,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $21,275,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $6,860,000
  • Expenditures per student: $49,000
  • Total expenditures: $38,575,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $10,244,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $1,670,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $91,000

Information on Schools within Colchester School District

Elementary Schools within the Colchester School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Colchester Elementary School
380 Norwich Ave
Colchester, CT 6415
860-537-9421
  • Total: 739
  • Pre-k: 76
  • Kindergarten: 202
  • 1st grade: 225
  • 2nd grade: 236
15 to 1 50 Prekindergarten 2nd Grade
Jack Jackter Elementary School
315 Halls Hill Rd
Colchester, CT 6415
860-537-0717
  • Total: 710
  • 3rd grade: 244
  • 4th grade: 220
  • 5th grade: 246
14 to 1 52 3rd Grade 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Colchester School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
William J. Johnston School
360 Norwich Ave
Colchester, CT 6415
860-537-2313
  • Total: 763
  • 6th grade: 232
  • 7th grade: 267
  • 8th grade: 264
12 to 1 66 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Colchester School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Bacon Academy
611 Norwich Ave
Colchester, CT 6415
860-537-2378
  • Total: 968
  • 9th grade: 241
  • 10th grade: 241
  • 11th grade: 245
  • 12th grade: 241
11 to 1 89 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $27,038
  • Median family income: $72,346
  • Median male income: $42,140
  • Median female income: $25,322
  • Median income of a renter: $38,648
  • Median income of a home owner: $75,037
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    300 475 675 1,510 1,070