Average Teacher Salary in Smyrna School District

The average teacher salary in Smyrna School District is $33,260.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $21,700 $16,100 $17,890 $20,310 $24,030 $29,990
Elementary $44,820 $21,700 $31,210 $45,280 $55,910 $69,380

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General Facts

  • Staff: 471
  • Full time teachers: 281
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 20 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 37
  • Instructional Coordinators: 10
  • Elementary Teachers: 135
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 18
  • Pre-K Teachers: 2
  • High School Teachers: 126
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 4,657

Financial Statistics for Smyrna School District

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $7,410,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $45,871,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $2,545,000
  • Total revenue: $55,826,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $24,484,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $22,762,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $9,530,000
  • Expenditures per student: $19,000
  • Total expenditures: $61,094,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $11,285,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $2,553,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $129,000

Information on Schools within Smyrna School District

Elementary Schools within the Smyrna School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Clayton Elementary School
510 West Main St
Clayton, DE 19938
302-653-8587
  • Total: 536
  • Kindergarten: 118
  • 1st grade: 89
  • 2nd grade: 111
  • 3rd grade: 121
  • 4th grade: 97
15 to 1 35 Kindergarten 4th Grade
John Bassett Moore School
20 West Frazier St
Smyrna, DE 19977
302-659-6297
  • Total: 739
  • 5th grade: 361
  • 6th grade: 376
  • 7th grade: 1
  • 8th grade: 1
18 to 1 42 5th Grade 6th Grade
North Smyrna Elementary School
365 North Main St
Smyrna, DE 19977
302-653-8589
  • Total: 461
  • Kindergarten: 72
  • 1st grade: 92
  • 2nd grade: 95
  • 3rd grade: 92
  • 4th grade: 110
16 to 1 29 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Smyrna Elementary School
121 South School Ln
Smyrna, DE 19977
302-653-8588
  • Total: 515
  • Pre-k: 27
  • Kindergarten: 105
  • 1st grade: 103
  • 2nd grade: 88
  • 3rd grade: 88
  • 4th grade: 104
13 to 1 41 Prekindergarten 4th Grade
Sunnyside Elementary School
123 Rabbit Chase Rd
Smyrna, DE 19977
302-653-8585
  • Total: 258
  • Kindergarten: 53
  • 1st grade: 64
  • 2nd grade: 45
  • 3rd grade: 39
  • 4th grade: 57
65 to 1 4 Kindergarten 4th Grade

Middle Schools within the Smyrna School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Smyrna High School
500 Duck Creek Parkway
Smyrna, DE 19977
302-653-8581
  • Total: 1,305
  • 9th grade: 395
  • 10th grade: 372
  • 11th grade: 307
  • 12th grade: 231
16 to 1 80 8th Grade 12th Grade
Smyrna Middle School
700 Duck Creek Parkway
Smyrna, DE 19977
302-653-8584
  • Total: 795
  • 7th grade: 400
  • 8th grade: 395
17 to 1 47 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Smyrna School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Smyrna High School
500 Duck Creek Parkway
Smyrna, DE 19977
302-653-8581
  • Total: 1,305
  • 9th grade: 395
  • 10th grade: 372
  • 11th grade: 307
  • 12th grade: 231
16 to 1 80 8th Grade 12th Grade

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

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Smyrna Ilc
22 South Main St
Smyrna, DE 19977
302-653-8585
  • Total: 48
  • Kindergarten: 9
  • 1st grade: 4
  • 2nd grade: 2
  • 3rd grade: 1
  • 4th grade: 1
  • 5th grade: 2
  • 6th grade: 2
  • 7th grade: 6
  • 8th grade: 5
  • 9th grade: 5
  • 10th grade: 5
  • 11th grade: 4
  • 12th grade: 2
not available not available Kindergarten 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $18,413
  • Median family income: $48,298
  • Median male income: $26,138
  • Median female income: $19,922
  • Median income of a renter: $27,528
  • Median income of a home owner: $47,436
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    940 1,135 1,370 1,475 490