Average Teacher Salary in Portland School District

The average teacher salary in Portland 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

How to Become a Teacher in Portland School District

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General Facts

  • Staff: 225
  • Full time teachers: 115
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 12 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 26
  • Instructional Coordinators: 5
  • Elementary Teachers: 75
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 4
  • Pre-K Teachers: not available
  • High School Teachers: 35
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 1,429

Financial Statistics for Portland School District

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $14,900,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $5,755,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $518,000
  • Total revenue: $21,173,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $10,561,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $10,273,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $4,253,000
  • Expenditures per student: $34,000
  • Total expenditures: $19,692,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $4,805,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $821,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $49,000

Information on Schools within Portland School District

Elementary Schools within the Portland School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Brownstone Intermediate School
314 Main St
Portland, CT 6480
860-342-6765
  • Total: 229
  • 5th grade: 128
  • 6th grade: 101
13 to 1 17 5th Grade 6th Grade
Gildersleeve School
575 1/2 Main St
Portland, CT 6480
860-342-0411
  • Total: 229
  • 3rd grade: 109
  • 4th grade: 120
12 to 1 18 3rd Grade 4th Grade
Valley View School
81 High St
Portland, CT 6480
860-342-3131
  • Total: 364
  • Pre-k: 19
  • Kindergarten: 102
  • 1st grade: 117
  • 2nd grade: 126
14 to 1 26 Prekindergarten 2nd Grade

Middle Schools within the Portland School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Portland Middle School
95 High St
Portland, CT 6480
860-342-1880
  • Total: 245
  • 7th grade: 140
  • 8th grade: 105
12 to 1 21 7th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Portland School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Portland High School
95 High St
Portland, CT 6480
860-342-1720
  • Total: 362
  • 9th grade: 85
  • 10th grade: 95
  • 11th grade: 99
  • 12th grade: 83
11 to 1 32 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $28,229
  • Median family income: $73,036
  • Median male income: $43,596
  • Median female income: $26,322
  • Median income of a renter: $29,667
  • Median income of a home owner: $72,056
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    230 285 395 905 630