Average Teacher Salary in New Canaan School District

The average teacher salary in New Canaan School District is $61,862.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $30,750 $19,300 $22,050 $26,390 $34,160 $50,830
Kindergarten $70,790 $46,080 $56,740 $72,310 $84,920 $98,150
Elementary $68,810 $46,810 $55,970 $67,840 $82,290 $95,460
Middle school $69,920 $49,070 $57,640 $68,610 $83,310 $96,020
High school $69,040 $44,130 $54,730 $69,800 $83,850 $97,050

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General Facts

  • Staff: 691
  • Full time teachers: 376
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 11 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 119
  • Instructional Coordinators: 12
  • Elementary Teachers: 239
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 14
  • Pre-K Teachers: 1
  • High School Teachers: 110
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 4,089

Financial Statistics for New Canaan School District

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $62,366,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $9,325,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $776,000
  • Total revenue: $72,467,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $39,057,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $40,965,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $14,580,000
  • Expenditures per student: $3,000
  • Total expenditures: $72,070,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $20,104,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $2,076,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $150,000

Information on Schools within New Canaan School District

Elementary Schools within the New Canaan School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
East School
54 Little Brook Rd
New Canaan, CT 6840
203-972-4410
  • Total: 547
  • Kindergarten: 65
  • 1st grade: 57
  • 2nd grade: 81
  • 3rd grade: 86
  • 4th grade: 93
  • 5th grade: 78
12 to 1 45 Kindergarten 4th Grade
Saxe Middle School
468 South Ave
New Canaan, CT 6840
203-972-4425
  • Total: 1,266
  • 5th grade: 288
  • 6th grade: 293
  • 7th grade: 328
  • 8th grade: 357
11 to 1 119 5th Grade 8th Grade
South School
8 Farm Rd
New Canaan, CT 6840
203-972-4415
  • Total: 535
  • Pre-k: 1
  • Kindergarten: 124
  • 1st grade: 112
  • 2nd grade: 93
  • 3rd grade: 107
  • 4th grade: 98
12 to 1 46 Prekindergarten 4th Grade
West School
769 Ponus Ridge
New Canaan, CT 6840
203-972-4420
  • Total: 519
  • Pre-k: 51
  • Kindergarten: 83
  • 1st grade: 85
  • 2nd grade: 78
  • 3rd grade: 103
  • 4th grade: 119
11 to 1 48 Prekindergarten 4th Grade

Middle Schools within the New Canaan School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Saxe Middle School
468 South Ave
New Canaan, CT 6840
203-972-4425
  • Total: 1,266
  • 5th grade: 288
  • 6th grade: 293
  • 7th grade: 328
  • 8th grade: 357
11 to 1 119 5th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the New Canaan School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
New Canaan High School
11 Farm Rd
New Canaan, CT 6840
203-972-4444
  • Total: 1,222
  • 9th grade: 327
  • 10th grade: 319
  • 11th grade: 293
  • 12th grade: 283
12 to 1 106 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $82,049
  • Median family income: $175,331
  • Median male income: $100,001
  • Median female income: $31,758
  • Median income of a renter: $65,037
  • Median income of a home owner: $164,606
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    185 220 400 755 3,665