Average Teacher Salary in Newtown School District

The average teacher salary in Newtown 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: 869
  • Full time teachers: 418
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 12 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 153
  • Instructional Coordinators: 12
  • Elementary Teachers: 273
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 8
  • Pre-K Teachers: not available
  • High School Teachers: 128
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 5,602

Financial Statistics for Newtown School District

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $62,111,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $10,936,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $1,274,000
  • Total revenue: $74,321,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $39,792,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $40,053,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $13,715,000
  • Expenditures per student: $30,000
  • Total expenditures: $71,063,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $20,697,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $2,095,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $57,000

Information on Schools within Newtown School District

Elementary Schools within the Newtown School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Hawley Elementary School
29 Church Hill Rd
Newtown, CT 6470
203-426-7666
  • Total: 403
  • Kindergarten: 66
  • 1st grade: 88
  • 2nd grade: 82
  • 3rd grade: 92
  • 4th grade: 75
13 to 1 31 Kindergarten 4th Grade
Head O'meadow Elementary School
94 Boggs Hill Rd
Newtown, CT 6470
203-426-7670
  • Total: 431
  • Kindergarten: 62
  • 1st grade: 87
  • 2nd grade: 76
  • 3rd grade: 92
  • 4th grade: 114
14 to 1 30 Kindergarten 4th Grade
Middle Gate Elementary School
7 Cold Spring Rd
Newtown, CT 6470
203-426-7662
  • Total: 516
  • Kindergarten: 96
  • 1st grade: 96
  • 2nd grade: 99
  • 3rd grade: 118
  • 4th grade: 107
14 to 1 37 Kindergarten 4th Grade
Newtown Preschool
94 Boggs Hill Rd
Newtown, CT 6470
203-426-7683
  • Total: 54
  • Pre-k: 54
11 to 1 5 Prekindergarten Prekindergarten
Newtown Preschool At Ris
3 Trades Ln
Newtown, CT 6470
203-426-7683
  • Total: 30
  • Pre-k: 30
6 to 1 6 Prekindergarten Prekindergarten
Reed Intermediate School
3 Trades Ln
Newtown, CT 6470
203-270-4880
  • Total: 902
  • 5th grade: 431
  • 6th grade: 471
14 to 1 64 5th Grade 6th Grade
Sandy Hook Elementary School
12 Dickinson Dr
Sandy Hook, CT 6482
203-426-7657
  • Total: 633
  • Kindergarten: 96
  • 1st grade: 130
  • 2nd grade: 136
  • 3rd grade: 139
  • 4th grade: 132
14 to 1 44 Kindergarten 4th Grade

Middle Schools within the Newtown School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Newtown Middle School
11 Queen St
Newtown, CT 6471
203-426-7638
  • Total: 929
  • 7th grade: 436
  • 8th grade: 493
13 to 1 73 7th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Newtown School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Newtown High School
12 Berkshire Rd
Sandy Hook, CT 6482
203-426-7646
  • Total: 1,704
  • 9th grade: 410
  • 10th grade: 438
  • 11th grade: 426
  • 12th grade: 430
14 to 1 125 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $37,786
  • Median family income: $99,192
  • Median male income: $58,571
  • Median female income: $30,632
  • Median income of a renter: $38,977
  • Median income of a home owner: $93,626
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    325 310 715 2,095 3,365