Average Teacher Salary in Laurel School District

The average teacher salary in Laurel School District is $41,210.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $24,460 $17,050 $19,310 $23,710 $29,540 $32,620
High school $57,960 $38,570 $45,280 $58,420 $71,580 $80,330

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General Facts

  • Staff: 238
  • Full time teachers: 137
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 13 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 19
  • Instructional Coordinators: 6
  • Elementary Teachers: 71
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 8
  • Pre-K Teachers: 0
  • High School Teachers: 58
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 2,092

Financial Statistics for Laurel School District

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $3,737,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $17,984,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $2,244,000
  • Total revenue: $23,965,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $13,598,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $13,008,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $5,586,000
  • Expenditures per student: $5,000
  • Total expenditures: $23,878,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $6,141,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $1,602,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $49,000

Information on Schools within Laurel School District

Elementary Schools within the Laurel School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Dunbar (paul Laurence) Elementary School
499 West Sixth St
Laurel, DE 19956
302-875-6140
  • Total: 381
  • Pre-k: 10
  • Kindergarten: 183
  • 1st grade: 188
15 to 1 26 Prekindergarten 1st Grade
Laurel Intermediate School
801 South Central Ave
Laurel, DE 19956
302-875-6113
  • Total: 342
  • 5th grade: 177
  • 6th grade: 165
14 to 1 24 5th Grade 6th Grade
North Laurel Elementary School
300 Wilson St
Laurel, DE 19956
302-875-6130
  • Total: 488
  • 2nd grade: 166
  • 3rd grade: 159
  • 4th grade: 163
17 to 1 29 2nd Grade 4th Grade

Middle Schools within the Laurel School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Laurel Middle School
801 South Central Ave
Laurel, DE 19956
302-875-6110
  • Total: 322
  • 7th grade: 167
  • 8th grade: 155
14 to 1 23 7th Grade 8th Grade
Laurel Senior High School
1133 South Central Ave
Laurel, DE 19956
302-875-6120
  • Total: 551
  • 8th grade: 13
  • 9th grade: 154
  • 10th grade: 160
  • 11th grade: 100
  • 12th grade: 124
17 to 1 33 8th Grade 12th Grade

High Schools within the Laurel School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Laurel Senior High School
1133 South Central Ave
Laurel, DE 19956
302-875-6120
  • Total: 551
  • 8th grade: 13
  • 9th grade: 154
  • 10th grade: 160
  • 11th grade: 100
  • 12th grade: 124
17 to 1 33 8th Grade 12th Grade

Other Schools within the Laurel School District (Alternative, Special Education)

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Western Sussex Academy
815 Central Ave
Laurel, DE 19956
302-875-6196
  • Total: 8
  • 9th grade: 2
  • 10th grade: 4
  • 11th grade: 1
  • 12th grade: 1
4 to 1 2 8th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $17,442
  • Median family income: $42,820
  • Median male income: $26,055
  • Median female income: $16,516
  • Median income of a renter: $22,200
  • Median income of a home owner: $42,344
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    935 750 1,035 880 285