Average Teacher Salary in Lake

The average teacher salary in Lake is $47,072.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $26,490 $17,050 $19,040 $22,880 $29,270 $41,950
Kindergarten $51,160 $35,520 $40,190 $49,090 $60,220 $71,050
Elementary $51,590 $35,310 $39,810 $49,240 $60,890 $73,160
Middle school $52,160 $36,060 $40,400 $49,290 $60,870 $73,890
High school $53,960 $36,820 $42,490 $51,320 $63,280 $76,020

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General Facts

  • Staff: 5,814
  • Full time teachers: 2,885
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 11 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 593
  • Instructional Coordinators: 5
  • Elementary Teachers: 928
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 168
  • Pre-K Teachers: 58
  • High School Teachers: 1,190
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 40,960

Financial Statistics for Lake

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $199,910,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $168,018,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $30,368,000
  • Total revenue: $398,296,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $188,726,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $163,638,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $50,525,000
  • Expenditures per student: $713,000
  • Total expenditures: $451,130,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $71,326,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $15,478,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $3,646,000

Information on Schools within Lake

Elementary Schools within the Lake

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Astatula Elementary School
13925 Florida Ave
Astatula, FL 34705
352-343-1334
  • Total: 742
  • Pre-k: 40
  • Kindergarten: 93
  • 1st grade: 145
  • 2nd grade: 123
  • 3rd grade: 118
  • 4th grade: 119
  • 5th grade: 104
14 to 1 52 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Beverly Shores Elementary School
1108 West Griffin Rd
Leesburg, FL 34748
352-787-4175
  • Total: 584
  • Pre-k: 1
  • Kindergarten: 90
  • 1st grade: 85
  • 2nd grade: 99
  • 3rd grade: 109
  • 4th grade: 98
  • 5th grade: 102
12 to 1 50 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Cypress Ridge Elementary School
350 East Ave
Clermont, FL 34711
352-394-6633
  • Total: 614
  • Pre-k: 10
  • Kindergarten: 93
  • 1st grade: 95
  • 2nd grade: 106
  • 3rd grade: 107
  • 4th grade: 109
  • 5th grade: 94
15 to 1 41 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Eustis Elementary School
714 East Citrus Ave
Eustis, FL 32726
352-357-2779
  • Total: 571
  • Kindergarten: 97
  • 1st grade: 110
  • 2nd grade: 73
  • 3rd grade: 90
  • 4th grade: 101
  • 5th grade: 100
15 to 1 39 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Eustis Heights Elementary School
310 West Taylor Ave
Eustis, FL 32726
352-357-2447
  • Total: 675
  • Pre-k: 44
  • Kindergarten: 101
  • 1st grade: 103
  • 2nd grade: 115
  • 3rd grade: 128
  • 4th grade: 104
  • 5th grade: 80
13 to 1 53 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Fruitland Park Elementary School
304 West Fountain St
Fruitland Park, FL 34731
352-787-2693
  • Total: 598
  • Pre-k: 2
  • Kindergarten: 95
  • 1st grade: 101
  • 2nd grade: 104
  • 3rd grade: 103
  • 4th grade: 93
  • 5th grade: 100
12 to 1 49 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Grassy Lake Elementary School
1100 Fosgate Rd
Minneola, FL 34715
352-242-0313
  • Total: 1,009
  • Pre-k: 16
  • Kindergarten: 166
  • 1st grade: 175
  • 2nd grade: 139
  • 3rd grade: 168
  • 4th grade: 167
  • 5th grade: 178
15 to 1 69 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Groveland Elementary School
930 Parkwood Ave
Groveland, FL 34736
352-429-2472
  • Total: 829
  • Pre-k: 35
  • Kindergarten: 147
  • 1st grade: 144
  • 2nd grade: 131
  • 3rd grade: 119
  • 4th grade: 118
  • 5th grade: 135
16 to 1 53 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Lake Hills School
909 South Lakeshore Blvd
Howey-in-the-hills, FL 34737
352-324-3175
  • Total: 165
  • Pre-k: 13
  • Kindergarten: 5
  • 1st grade: 2
  • 2nd grade: 8
  • 3rd grade: 19
  • 4th grade: 6
  • 5th grade: 12
  • 6th grade: 7
  • 7th grade: 15
  • 8th grade: 14
  • 9th grade: 9
  • 10th grade: 12
  • 11th grade: 12
  • 12th grade: 31
6 to 1 26 Prekindergarten 12th Grade
Leesburg Elementary
2229 South St
Leesburg, FL 34748
352-365-6308
  • Total: 944
  • Pre-k: 1
  • Kindergarten: 136
  • 1st grade: 181
  • 2nd grade: 157
  • 3rd grade: 189
  • 4th grade: 146
  • 5th grade: 134
14 to 1 66 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Life Stream Academy Eustis
2020 Tally Rd
Leesburg, FL 34748
352-483-1652
  • Total: 65
  • 1st grade: 2
  • 3rd grade: 7
  • 4th grade: 1
  • 5th grade: 3
  • 6th grade: 8
  • 7th grade: 10
  • 8th grade: 21
  • 9th grade: 7
  • 10th grade: 3
  • 11th grade: 3
not available not available Kindergarten 12th Grade
Lost Lake Elementary School
1901 Johns Lake Rd
Clermont, FL 34711
352-243-2433
  • Total: 1,102
  • Pre-k: 55
  • Kindergarten: 141
  • 1st grade: 174
  • 2nd grade: 200
  • 3rd grade: 183
  • 4th grade: 172
  • 5th grade: 177
14 to 1 81 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Mascotte Elementary School
460 Midway Ave
Mascotte, FL 34753
352-429-2294
  • Total: 819
  • Pre-k: 60
  • Kindergarten: 137
  • 1st grade: 133
  • 2nd grade: 148
  • 3rd grade: 126
  • 4th grade: 108
  • 5th grade: 107
14 to 1 58 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Milestones Community School Of Lake County Inc.
10516 Treadway School Rd
Leesburg, FL 34788
352-742-7007
  • Total: 211
  • Kindergarten: 18
  • 1st grade: 21
  • 2nd grade: 25
  • 3rd grade: 21
  • 4th grade: 26
  • 5th grade: 19
  • 6th grade: 22
  • 7th grade: 36
  • 8th grade: 23
not available not available Kindergarten 8th Grade
Minneola Elementary School
300 East Pearl St
Minneola, FL 34715
352-394-2600
  • Total: 1,038
  • Pre-k: 38
  • Kindergarten: 140
  • 1st grade: 173
  • 2nd grade: 170
  • 3rd grade: 200
  • 4th grade: 172
  • 5th grade: 145
13 to 1 80 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
National Deaf Academy Charter School
19650 Us Hwy 441
Mount Dora, FL 32757
352-735-9500
  • Total: 54
  • 2nd grade: 1
  • 5th grade: 5
  • 6th grade: 1
  • 7th grade: 2
  • 8th grade: 7
  • 9th grade: 5
  • 10th grade: 3
  • 11th grade: 10
  • 12th grade: 20
7 to 1 8 Kindergarten 12th Grade
Nonschool Exceptional Education
201 West Burleigh Blvd
Tavares, FL 32778
352-253-6600
  • Total: 17
  • Pre-k: 1
  • 2nd grade: 2
  • 3rd grade: 1
  • 4th grade: 1
  • 6th grade: 1
  • 10th grade: 2
  • 11th grade: 5
  • 12th grade: 4
not available not available Prekindergarten 12th Grade
Pine Ridge Elementary School
10245 County Rd 561
Clermont, FL 34711
352-242-2223
  • Total: 805
  • Pre-k: 48
  • Kindergarten: 120
  • 1st grade: 120
  • 2nd grade: 128
  • 3rd grade: 119
  • 4th grade: 129
  • 5th grade: 141
13 to 1 60 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Rimes Early Learning & Literacy Center
3101 Schoolview St
Leesburg, FL 34748
352-787-5757
  • Total: 332
  • Pre-k: 112
  • Kindergarten: 84
  • 1st grade: 70
  • 2nd grade: 40
  • 3rd grade: 26
13 to 1 25 Prekindergarten 4th Grade
Round Lake Elementary School
31333 Round Lake Rd
Mount Dora, FL 32757
352-385-4399
  • Total: 1,145
  • Pre-k: 6
  • Kindergarten: 195
  • 1st grade: 184
  • 2nd grade: 203
  • 3rd grade: 172
  • 4th grade: 196
  • 5th grade: 189
14 to 1 80 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Sawgrass Bay Elementary School
16325 Superior Blvd
Clermont, FL 34714
352-243-1845
  • Total: 1,044
  • Pre-k: 56
  • Kindergarten: 175
  • 1st grade: 172
  • 2nd grade: 138
  • 3rd grade: 168
  • 4th grade: 174
  • 5th grade: 161
15 to 1 72 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Seminole Springs Elementary School
26200 West Huff Rd
Eustis, FL 32736
352-589-1117
  • Total: 887
  • Pre-k: 43
  • Kindergarten: 139
  • 1st grade: 143
  • 2nd grade: 142
  • 3rd grade: 155
  • 4th grade: 131
  • 5th grade: 134
14 to 1 62 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
South Lake Charter Elementary School
15220 Hartwood Marsh Rd
Clermont, FL 34711
352-243-2960
  • Total: 701
  • Kindergarten: 99
  • 1st grade: 80
  • 2nd grade: 105
  • 3rd grade: 112
  • 4th grade: 87
  • 5th grade: 86
  • 6th grade: 56
  • 7th grade: 45
  • 8th grade: 31
14 to 1 49 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Spring Creek Elementary School
44440 Spring Creek Rd
Paisley, FL 32767
352-669-3275
  • Total: 616
  • Pre-k: 18
  • Kindergarten: 96
  • 1st grade: 130
  • 2nd grade: 134
  • 3rd grade: 141
  • 4th grade: 107
  • 5th grade: 99
15 to 1 41 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Tavares Elementary School
720 East Clifford St
Tavares, FL 32778
352-343-2861
  • Total: 764
  • Pre-k: 29
  • Kindergarten: 126
  • 1st grade: 129
  • 2nd grade: 123
  • 3rd grade: 127
  • 4th grade: 117
  • 5th grade: 113
14 to 1 55 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
The Villages Elementary Of Lady Lake School
695 Rolling Acres Rd
Lady Lake, FL 32159
352-751-0111
  • Total: 811
  • Pre-k: 20
  • Kindergarten: 114
  • 1st grade: 139
  • 2nd grade: 125
  • 3rd grade: 127
  • 4th grade: 135
  • 5th grade: 151
14 to 1 60 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Treadway Elementary School
10619 Treadway School Rd
Leesburg, FL 34788
352-742-2291
  • Total: 1,019
  • Pre-k: 38
  • Kindergarten: 157
  • 1st grade: 152
  • 2nd grade: 171
  • 3rd grade: 156
  • 4th grade: 161
  • 5th grade: 184
16 to 1 65 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Triangle Elementary School
1707 Eudora Rd
Mount Dora, FL 32757
352-383-6176
  • Total: 625
  • Pre-k: 58
  • Kindergarten: 107
  • 1st grade: 83
  • 2nd grade: 98
  • 3rd grade: 82
  • 4th grade: 90
  • 5th grade: 107
13 to 1 50 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Umatilla Elementary School
401 Lake St
Umatilla, FL 32784
352-669-3181
  • Total: 763
  • Pre-k: 75
  • Kindergarten: 113
  • 1st grade: 100
  • 2nd grade: 119
  • 3rd grade: 110
  • 4th grade: 130
  • 5th grade: 116
15 to 1 52 Prekindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Lake

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Carver Middle School
1200 North Beecher St
Leesburg, FL 34748
352-787-7868
  • Total: 827
  • 6th grade: 271
  • 7th grade: 310
  • 8th grade: 333
15 to 1 54 6th Grade 8th Grade
Clermont Middle School
301 East Ave
Clermont, FL 34711
352-243-2460
  • Total: 690
  • 6th grade: 219
  • 7th grade: 222
  • 8th grade: 249
14 to 1 50 6th Grade 8th Grade
East Ridge Middle School
13201 Excalibur Rd
Clermont, FL 34711
352-536-8020
  • Total: 1,016
  • 6th grade: 347
  • 7th grade: 339
  • 8th grade: 330
16 to 1 63 6th Grade 8th Grade
Eustis Middle School
18725 East Bates Ave
Eustis, FL 32736
352-357-3368
  • Total: 1,115
  • 6th grade: 395
  • 7th grade: 349
  • 8th grade: 371
16 to 1 69 6th Grade 8th Grade
Gray Middle School
205 East Magnolia St
Groveland, FL 34736
352-429-3322
  • Total: 1,023
  • 6th grade: 348
  • 7th grade: 332
  • 8th grade: 343
15 to 1 67 6th Grade 8th Grade
Lake County Acer Program
551 West Main St
Tavares, FL 32778
352-669-1280
  • Total: 10
  • 9th grade: 3
  • 10th grade: 4
  • 11th grade: 2
  • 12th grade: 1
not available not available 6th Grade 12th Grade
Milestones Community School Of Lake County Inc.
10516 Treadway School Rd
Leesburg, FL 34788
352-742-7007
  • Total: 211
  • Kindergarten: 18
  • 1st grade: 21
  • 2nd grade: 25
  • 3rd grade: 21
  • 4th grade: 26
  • 5th grade: 19
  • 6th grade: 22
  • 7th grade: 36
  • 8th grade: 23
not available not available Kindergarten 8th Grade
Mt. Dora Middle School
1405 Lincoln Ave
Mount Dora, FL 32757
352-383-6101
  • Total: 730
  • 6th grade: 234
  • 7th grade: 224
  • 8th grade: 272
16 to 1 47 6th Grade 8th Grade
Oak Park Middle School
2101 West South St
Leesburg, FL 34748
352-787-3232
  • Total: 614
  • 6th grade: 201
  • 7th grade: 200
  • 8th grade: 213
17 to 1 36 6th Grade 8th Grade
South Lake Charter Elementary School
15220 Hartwood Marsh Rd
Clermont, FL 34711
352-243-2960
  • Total: 701
  • Kindergarten: 99
  • 1st grade: 80
  • 2nd grade: 105
  • 3rd grade: 112
  • 4th grade: 87
  • 5th grade: 86
  • 6th grade: 56
  • 7th grade: 45
  • 8th grade: 31
14 to 1 49 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Tavares Middle School
13032 Ln Park Cutoff
Tavares, FL 32778
352-343-4545
  • Total: 1,010
  • 6th grade: 331
  • 7th grade: 340
  • 8th grade: 339
16 to 1 64 6th Grade 8th Grade
Umatilla Middle School
305 East Lake St
Umatilla, FL 32784
352-669-3171
  • Total: 682
  • 6th grade: 225
  • 7th grade: 227
  • 8th grade: 230
15 to 1 45 6th Grade 8th Grade
Windy Hill Middle School
3575 Hancock Rd
Clermont, FL 34711
352-394-2123
  • Total: 1,111
  • 6th grade: 360
  • 7th grade: 374
  • 8th grade: 377
17 to 1 65 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Lake

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Alee Academy Charter School
1705 County Rd 44
Eustis, FL 32736
352-357-9426
  • Total: 226
  • 9th grade: 58
  • 10th grade: 59
  • 11th grade: 70
  • 12th grade: 39
15 to 1 15 9th Grade 12th Grade
Alternative Educational Developmental Program
13322 Excalibur Rd
Clermont, FL 34711
352-242-2080
  • Total: 17
  • 9th grade: 6
  • 10th grade: 5
  • 11th grade: 4
  • 12th grade: 2
not available not available 9th Grade 12th Grade
East Ridge High School
13322 Excalibur Rd
Clermont, FL 34711
352-242-2080
  • Total: 2,961
  • 9th grade: 820
  • 10th grade: 754
  • 11th grade: 725
  • 12th grade: 662
17 to 1 173 9th Grade 12th Grade
Eustis High School
1300 East Washington Ave
Eustis, FL 32726
352-357-7449
  • Total: 1,349
  • 9th grade: 378
  • 10th grade: 347
  • 11th grade: 349
  • 12th grade: 275
17 to 1 82 9th Grade 12th Grade
Lake County Acer Program
551 West Main St
Tavares, FL 32778
352-669-1280
  • Total: 10
  • 9th grade: 3
  • 10th grade: 4
  • 11th grade: 2
  • 12th grade: 1
not available not available 6th Grade 12th Grade
Lake Hills School
909 South Lakeshore Blvd
Howey-in-the-hills, FL 34737
352-324-3175
  • Total: 165
  • Pre-k: 13
  • Kindergarten: 5
  • 1st grade: 2
  • 2nd grade: 8
  • 3rd grade: 19
  • 4th grade: 6
  • 5th grade: 12
  • 6th grade: 7
  • 7th grade: 15
  • 8th grade: 14
  • 9th grade: 9
  • 10th grade: 12
  • 11th grade: 12
  • 12th grade: 31
6 to 1 26 Prekindergarten 12th Grade
Leesburg High School
1401 Yellow Jacket Way
Leesburg, FL 34748
352-787-5047
  • Total: 1,696
  • 9th grade: 465
  • 10th grade: 451
  • 11th grade: 459
  • 12th grade: 321
16 to 1 108 9th Grade 12th Grade
Life Stream Academy Eustis
2020 Tally Rd
Leesburg, FL 34748
352-483-1652
  • Total: 65
  • 1st grade: 2
  • 3rd grade: 7
  • 4th grade: 1
  • 5th grade: 3
  • 6th grade: 8
  • 7th grade: 10
  • 8th grade: 21
  • 9th grade: 7
  • 10th grade: 3
  • 11th grade: 3
not available not available Kindergarten 12th Grade
Mt. Dora High School
700 North Highland St
Mount Dora, FL 32757
352-383-2177
  • Total: 1,002
  • 9th grade: 265
  • 10th grade: 256
  • 11th grade: 265
  • 12th grade: 216
16 to 1 62 9th Grade 12th Grade
National Deaf Academy Charter School
19650 Us Hwy 441
Mount Dora, FL 32757
352-735-9500
  • Total: 54
  • 2nd grade: 1
  • 5th grade: 5
  • 6th grade: 1
  • 7th grade: 2
  • 8th grade: 7
  • 9th grade: 5
  • 10th grade: 3
  • 11th grade: 10
  • 12th grade: 20
7 to 1 8 Kindergarten 12th Grade
Nonschool Exceptional Education
201 West Burleigh Blvd
Tavares, FL 32778
352-253-6600
  • Total: 17
  • Pre-k: 1
  • 2nd grade: 2
  • 3rd grade: 1
  • 4th grade: 1
  • 6th grade: 1
  • 10th grade: 2
  • 11th grade: 5
  • 12th grade: 4
not available not available Prekindergarten 12th Grade
South Lake High School
15600 Silver Eagle Rd
Groveland, FL 34736
352-394-2100
  • Total: 2,118
  • 9th grade: 625
  • 10th grade: 547
  • 11th grade: 514
  • 12th grade: 432
17 to 1 127 9th Grade 12th Grade
Tavares High School
603 North New Hampshire Ave
Tavares, FL 32778
352-343-3007
  • Total: 1,322
  • 9th grade: 364
  • 10th grade: 341
  • 11th grade: 323
  • 12th grade: 294
17 to 1 78 9th Grade 12th Grade
Umatilla High School
320 North Trowell Ave
Umatilla, FL 32784
352-669-3131
  • Total: 929
  • 9th grade: 298
  • 10th grade: 226
  • 11th grade: 210
  • 12th grade: 195
16 to 1 57 9th Grade 12th Grade

Other Schools within the Lake (Alternative, Special Education)

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Alee Academy/acer Night Prog.
1705 County Rd 44
Eustis, FL 32736
352-357-9426
  • Total: 75
  • 9th grade: 15
  • 10th grade: 18
  • 11th grade: 21
  • 12th grade: 21
not available not available 6th Grade 12th Grade
Altoona School
42630 State Rd 19
Altoona, FL 32702
352-669-3444
  • Total: 113
  • Kindergarten: 28
  • 1st grade: 19
  • 2nd grade: 21
  • 3rd grade: 18
  • 4th grade: 14
  • 5th grade: 13
15 to 1 8 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Clermont Elementary School
680 East Highland Ave
Clermont, FL 34711
352-239-6010
  • Total: 685
  • Pre-k: 28
  • Kindergarten: 106
  • 1st grade: 90
  • 2nd grade: 117
  • 3rd grade: 119
  • 4th grade: 117
  • 5th grade: 108
13 to 1 52 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Life Stream Academy-leesburg
2020 Talley Rd
Leesburg, FL 34748
352-315-7890
  • Total: 90
  • 2nd grade: 5
  • 3rd grade: 9
  • 4th grade: 3
  • 5th grade: 3
  • 6th grade: 5
  • 7th grade: 11
  • 8th grade: 22
  • 9th grade: 9
  • 10th grade: 10
  • 11th grade: 5
  • 12th grade: 8
not available not available Kindergarten 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $20,199
  • Median family income: $42,577
  • Median male income: $26,189
  • Median female income: $16,972
  • Median income of a renter: $24,358
  • Median income of a home owner: $40,216
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    13,750 15,170 15,290 13,120 5,365