Average Teacher Salary in Boise Independent School District

The average teacher salary in Boise Independent School District is $37,453.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $17,170 $14,340 $15,130 $16,780 $18,700 $20,680
Elementary $47,810 $43,240 $45,200 $48,480 $51,760 $53,780
High school $47,380 $43,190 $45,170 $48,470 $51,750 $53,750

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General Facts

  • Staff: 2,662
  • Full time teachers: 1,499
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 17 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 260
  • Instructional Coordinators: 29
  • Elementary Teachers: 708
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 48
  • Pre-K Teachers: 18
  • High School Teachers: 726
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 25,673

Financial Statistics for Boise Independent School District

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $89,253,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $124,316,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $17,299,000
  • Total revenue: $230,868,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $128,175,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $132,046,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $41,199,000
  • Expenditures per student: $1,916,000
  • Total expenditures: $231,899,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $72,211,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $15,976,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $1,171,000

Information on Schools within Boise Independent School District

Elementary Schools within the Boise Independent School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Adams Elementary School
1725 East Warm Springs Ave
Boise, ID 83712
208-854-4190
  • Total: 341
  • Kindergarten: 53
  • 1st grade: 71
  • 2nd grade: 65
  • 3rd grade: 63
  • 4th grade: 52
18 to 1 19 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Amity Elementary School
10000 West Amity Rd
Boise, ID 83709
208-854-4220
  • Total: 635
  • Kindergarten: 83
  • 1st grade: 88
  • 2nd grade: 90
  • 3rd grade: 90
  • 4th grade: 104
  • 5th grade: 91
  • 6th grade: 89
19 to 1 34 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Anser Charter School
1187 West River St
Boise, ID 83702
208-426-9840
  • Total: 190
  • Kindergarten: 18
  • 1st grade: 17
  • 2nd grade: 18
  • 3rd grade: 20
  • 4th grade: 21
  • 5th grade: 23
  • 6th grade: 25
  • 7th grade: 24
  • 8th grade: 24
17 to 1 11 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Collister Elementary School
4426 Catalpa Dr
Boise, ID 83703
208-854-4650
  • Total: 226
  • Kindergarten: 23
  • 1st grade: 30
  • 2nd grade: 40
  • 3rd grade: 37
  • 4th grade: 42
  • 5th grade: 23
  • 6th grade: 31
14 to 1 16 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Cynthia Mann Elementary School
5401 West Castle Dr
Boise, ID 83703
208-854-4680
  • Total: 553
  • Pre-k: 16
  • Kindergarten: 75
  • 1st grade: 74
  • 2nd grade: 70
  • 3rd grade: 90
  • 4th grade: 90
  • 5th grade: 76
  • 6th grade: 62
18 to 1 30 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Garfield Elementary School
1914 Brdway Ave
Boise, ID 83706
208-854-4950
  • Total: 374
  • Kindergarten: 69
  • 1st grade: 56
  • 2nd grade: 52
  • 3rd grade: 52
  • 4th grade: 48
  • 5th grade: 42
  • 6th grade: 55
16 to 1 24 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Grace Jordan Elementary
6411 West Fairfield Ave
Boise, ID 83709
208-854-5080
  • Total: 558
  • Pre-k: 14
  • Kindergarten: 67
  • 1st grade: 91
  • 2nd grade: 80
  • 3rd grade: 77
  • 4th grade: 91
  • 5th grade: 76
  • 6th grade: 62
19 to 1 29 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Hawthorne Elementary School
2401 Targee St
Boise, ID 83705
208-854-5000
  • Total: 317
  • Pre-k: 11
  • Kindergarten: 53
  • 1st grade: 46
  • 2nd grade: 54
  • 3rd grade: 56
  • 4th grade: 38
  • 5th grade: 40
  • 6th grade: 28
15 to 1 21 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Hidden Springs Charter School
5480 West Hidden Springs
Hidden Springs, ID 83714
208-229-4727
  • Total: 457
  • Kindergarten: 64
  • 1st grade: 73
  • 2nd grade: 71
  • 3rd grade: 67
  • 4th grade: 71
  • 5th grade: 53
  • 6th grade: 48
  • 7th grade: 4
  • 8th grade: 6
19 to 1 24 Kindergarten 9th Grade
Highlands Elementary School
3434 Bogus Basin Rd
Boise, ID 83702
208-854-5050
  • Total: 320
  • Kindergarten: 40
  • 1st grade: 36
  • 2nd grade: 46
  • 3rd grade: 47
  • 4th grade: 49
  • 5th grade: 52
  • 6th grade: 50
19 to 1 17 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Hillcrest Elementary School
1045 Bennett St
American Falls, ID 83211
208-226-2391
  • Total: 465
  • Pre-k: 15
  • Kindergarten: 107
  • 1st grade: 127
  • 2nd grade: 102
  • 3rd grade: 114
19 to 1 24 Prekindergarten 3rd Grade
Horizon Elementary School
730 North Mitchell
Boise, ID 83704
208-854-5170
  • Total: 680
  • Pre-k: 17
  • Kindergarten: 94
  • 1st grade: 99
  • 2nd grade: 104
  • 3rd grade: 93
  • 4th grade: 103
  • 5th grade: 84
  • 6th grade: 86
17 to 1 40 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Jefferson Elementary School
200 South Latah St
Boise, ID 83705
208-854-5260
  • Total: 360
  • Kindergarten: 45
  • 1st grade: 58
  • 2nd grade: 48
  • 3rd grade: 55
  • 4th grade: 52
  • 5th grade: 52
  • 6th grade: 50
14 to 1 25 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Koelsch Elementary School
2015 North Curtis Rd
Boise, ID 83706
208-854-5300
  • Total: 394
  • Pre-k: 12
  • Kindergarten: 47
  • 1st grade: 57
  • 2nd grade: 58
  • 3rd grade: 49
  • 4th grade: 66
  • 5th grade: 47
  • 6th grade: 58
18 to 1 22 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Liberty Elementary School
1740 East Bergeson St
Boise, ID 83706
208-854-5410
  • Total: 492
  • Kindergarten: 66
  • 1st grade: 80
  • 2nd grade: 87
  • 3rd grade: 65
  • 4th grade: 63
  • 5th grade: 52
  • 6th grade: 79
19 to 1 26 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Longfellow Elementary School
1511 North 9th St
Boise, ID 83702
208-854-5450
  • Total: 245
  • Kindergarten: 73
  • 1st grade: 63
  • 2nd grade: 78
  • 3rd grade: 60
  • 4th grade: 65
  • 5th grade: 71
  • 6th grade: 83
18 to 1 14 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Lowell Elementary School
1507 North 28th St
Boise, ID 83703
208-854-5480
  • Total: 307
  • Kindergarten: 46
  • 1st grade: 40
  • 2nd grade: 45
  • 3rd grade: 45
  • 4th grade: 46
  • 5th grade: 44
  • 6th grade: 41
16 to 1 20 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Madison Early Childhood School
2215 Madison Ave
Boise, ID 83702
208-854-5520
  • Total: 49
  • Pre-k: 49
10 to 1 5 Prekindergarten Kindergarten
Maple Grove Elementary School
2800 South Maplacee Grove Rd
Boise, ID 83709
208-854-5540
  • Total: 577
  • Kindergarten: 91
  • 1st grade: 91
  • 2nd grade: 74
  • 3rd grade: 67
  • 4th grade: 87
  • 5th grade: 93
  • 6th grade: 74
22 to 1 26 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Monroe Elementary School
3615 Cassia St
Boise, ID 83705
208-854-5620
  • Total: 283
  • Kindergarten: 44
  • 1st grade: 41
  • 2nd grade: 48
  • 3rd grade: 42
  • 4th grade: 46
  • 5th grade: 30
  • 6th grade: 32
17 to 1 16 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Morley Nelson Elementary
7701 West Northview St
Boise, ID 83704
208-854-5220
  • Total: 565
  • Pre-k: 17
  • Kindergarten: 68
  • 1st grade: 91
  • 2nd grade: 76
  • 3rd grade: 76
  • 4th grade: 63
  • 5th grade: 89
  • 6th grade: 85
19 to 1 30 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Mountain View Elementary School
3500 Carbarton Ln
Boise, ID 83704
208-854-5700
  • Total: 345
  • Kindergarten: 45
  • 1st grade: 44
  • 2nd grade: 47
  • 3rd grade: 48
  • 4th grade: 60
  • 5th grade: 53
  • 6th grade: 48
16 to 1 22 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Owyhee Elementary School
3434 Pasadena Dr
Boise, ID 83705
208-854-5850
  • Total: 323
  • Kindergarten: 72
  • 1st grade: 70
  • 2nd grade: 95
  • 3rd grade: 89
  • 4th grade: 83
  • 5th grade: 74
18 to 1 18 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Pierce Park Elementary School
5015 North Pierce Park Ln
Boise, ID 83714
208-854-5880
  • Total: 262
  • Pre-k: 22
  • Kindergarten: 44
  • 1st grade: 34
  • 2nd grade: 36
  • 3rd grade: 23
  • 4th grade: 23
  • 5th grade: 37
  • 6th grade: 43
14 to 1 19 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Riverside Elementary School
2100 East Victory
Boise, ID 83706
208-854-5980
  • Total: 603
  • 3rd grade: 138
20 to 1 30 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Roosevelt Elementary School
908 East Jefferson St
Boise, ID 83712
208-854-6030
  • Total: 338
  • Kindergarten: 37
  • 1st grade: 37
  • 2nd grade: 43
  • 3rd grade: 53
  • 4th grade: 51
  • 5th grade: 73
  • 6th grade: 44
19 to 1 18 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Shadow Hills Elementary
8301 West Sloan St
Boise, ID 83714
208-854-6060
  • Total: 663
  • Pre-k: 2
  • Kindergarten: 90
  • 1st grade: 89
  • 2nd grade: 110
  • 3rd grade: 81
  • 4th grade: 100
  • 5th grade: 96
  • 6th grade: 95
20 to 1 34 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Trail Wind Elementary
3701 East Lake Forest Dr
Boise, ID 83716
208-854-6320
  • Total: 664
  • Kindergarten: 92
  • 1st grade: 83
  • 2nd grade: 95
  • 3rd grade: 95
  • 4th grade: 94
  • 5th grade: 107
  • 6th grade: 98
21 to 1 32 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Valley View Elementary School
3555 North Milwaukee St
Boise, ID 83704
208-854-6370
  • Total: 497
  • Kindergarten: 65
  • 1st grade: 74
  • 2nd grade: 80
  • 3rd grade: 69
  • 4th grade: 70
  • 5th grade: 72
  • 6th grade: 67
20 to 1 25 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Washington Elementary School
1607 North 15th St
Boise, ID 83702
208-854-6420
  • Total: 253
  • Kindergarten: 35
  • 1st grade: 35
  • 2nd grade: 44
  • 3rd grade: 38
  • 4th grade: 36
  • 5th grade: 48
  • 6th grade: 45
20 to 1 13 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
White Pine Elementary School
401 East Linden St
Boise, ID 83706
208-854-6530
  • Total: 476
  • Pre-k: 41
  • Kindergarten: 66
  • 1st grade: 48
  • 2nd grade: 79
  • 3rd grade: 64
  • 4th grade: 59
  • 5th grade: 64
  • 6th grade: 55
17 to 1 28 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Whitney Elementary School
1609 South Owyhee St
Boise, ID 83705
208-854-6580
  • Total: 394
  • Kindergarten: 82
  • 1st grade: 46
  • 2nd grade: 63
  • 3rd grade: 51
  • 4th grade: 57
  • 5th grade: 50
  • 6th grade: 45
16 to 1 25 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Whittier Elementary School
301 North 29th St
Boise, ID 83702
208-854-6630
  • Total: 317
  • Kindergarten: 71
  • 1st grade: 45
  • 2nd grade: 45
  • 3rd grade: 38
  • 4th grade: 40
  • 5th grade: 46
  • 6th grade: 32
14 to 1 22 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
William Howard Taft Elementary
3722 Anderson St
Boise, ID 83703
208-854-6180
  • Total: 373
  • Kindergarten: 49
  • 1st grade: 68
  • 2nd grade: 52
  • 3rd grade: 53
  • 4th grade: 48
  • 5th grade: 55
  • 6th grade: 48
19 to 1 19 Kindergarten 6th Grade

Middle Schools within the Boise Independent School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Anser Charter School
1187 West River St
Boise, ID 83702
208-426-9840
  • Total: 190
  • Kindergarten: 18
  • 1st grade: 17
  • 2nd grade: 18
  • 3rd grade: 20
  • 4th grade: 21
  • 5th grade: 23
  • 6th grade: 25
  • 7th grade: 24
  • 8th grade: 24
17 to 1 11 Kindergarten 8th Grade
East Junior High School
415 East Warm Springs Ave
Boise, ID 83712
208-854-4730
  • Total: 513
  • 7th grade: 181
  • 8th grade: 151
  • 9th grade: 181
13 to 1 39 7th Grade 9th Grade
Fairmont Junior High School
2121 North Cole Rd
Boise, ID 83704
208-854-4790
  • Total: 742
  • 7th grade: 231
  • 8th grade: 268
  • 9th grade: 243
17 to 1 43 7th Grade 9th Grade
Hillside Junior High School
3536 Hill Rd
Boise, ID 83703
208-854-5120
  • Total: 442
  • 7th grade: 164
  • 8th grade: 145
  • 9th grade: 133
15 to 1 30 7th Grade 9th Grade
Language Academy
334 South Cole Rd
Boise, ID 83709
208-854-5220
  • Total: 231
  • 7th grade: 28
  • 8th grade: 35
  • 9th grade: 62
  • 10th grade: 71
  • 11th grade: 26
  • 12th grade: 9
20 to 1 12 7th Grade 12th Grade
Les Bois Junior High School
4150 East Grand Forest Dr
Boise, ID 83716
208-854-5340
  • Total: 826
  • 7th grade: 248
  • 8th grade: 296
  • 9th grade: 282
18 to 1 47 7th Grade 9th Grade
North Junior High School
1105 North 13th St
Boise, ID 83702
208-854-5740
  • Total: 781
  • 7th grade: 257
  • 8th grade: 266
  • 9th grade: 258
18 to 1 44 7th Grade 9th Grade
Riverglen Jr High School
6801 North Gary Ln
Boise, ID 83714
208-854-5910
  • Total: 617
  • 7th grade: 212
  • 8th grade: 207
  • 9th grade: 198
16 to 1 39 7th Grade 9th Grade
South Junior High School
3101 Cassia St
Boise, ID 83705
208-854-6110
  • Total: 618
  • 7th grade: 225
  • 8th grade: 200
  • 9th grade: 193
14 to 1 44 7th Grade 9th Grade
West Junior High
8371 West Salt Creek St
Boise, ID 83709
208-854-6450
  • Total: 866
  • 7th grade: 299
  • 8th grade: 306
  • 9th grade: 261
17 to 1 52 7th Grade 9th Grade

High Schools within the Boise Independent School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Boise Senior High School
1010 West Washington St
Boise, ID 83702
208-854-4270
  • Total: 1,453
  • 10th grade: 480
  • 11th grade: 504
  • 12th grade: 469
20 to 1 75 10th Grade 12th Grade
Borah Senior High School
6001 Cassia St
Boise, ID 83709
208-854-4370
  • Total: 1,339
  • 10th grade: 445
  • 11th grade: 440
  • 12th grade: 454
18 to 1 76 10th Grade 12th Grade
Capital Senior High School
8055 Goddard Rd
Boise, ID 83704
208-854-4490
  • Total: 1,412
  • 10th grade: 498
  • 11th grade: 458
  • 12th grade: 456
19 to 1 76 10th Grade 12th Grade
Language Academy
334 South Cole Rd
Boise, ID 83709
208-854-5220
  • Total: 231
  • 7th grade: 28
  • 8th grade: 35
  • 9th grade: 62
  • 10th grade: 71
  • 11th grade: 26
  • 12th grade: 9
20 to 1 12 7th Grade 12th Grade
Timberline High School
701 East Boise Ave
Boise, ID 83706
208-854-6230
  • Total: 1,118
  • 10th grade: 398
  • 11th grade: 356
  • 12th grade: 364
20 to 1 56 10th Grade 12th Grade

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

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Ada County Juvenile Center
6300 Denton St
Boise, ID 83704
208-854-4150
  • Total: 33
  • 5th grade: 1
  • 6th grade: 1
  • 7th grade: 3
  • 8th grade: 8
  • 9th grade: 10
  • 10th grade: 7
  • 11th grade: 3
17 to 1 2 5th Grade 12th Grade
Boise Evening School
6001 Cassia
Boise, ID 83709
208-854-6700
  • Total: 161
  • 10th grade: 15
  • 11th grade: 27
  • 12th grade: 119
85 to 1 2 9th Grade 12th Grade
Frank Church High (altern)
8202 West Victory Rd
Boise, ID 83709
208-854-5650
  • Total: 520
  • 7th grade: 3
  • 8th grade: 2
  • 9th grade: 103
  • 10th grade: 131
  • 11th grade: 143
  • 12th grade: 138
11 to 1 49 7th Grade 12th Grade
Marian Pritchett Memorial School
1617 North 24th
Boise, ID 83702
208-854-6830
  • Total: 43
  • 9th grade: 5
  • 10th grade: 12
  • 11th grade: 12
  • 12th grade: 14
7 to 1 7 6th Grade 12th Grade
Treasure Valley Math/science
6801 North Gary Ln
Boise, ID 83714
208-854-6802
  • Total: 62
  • 7th grade: 24
  • 8th grade: 22
  • 9th grade: 9
  • 10th grade: 3
  • 11th grade: 4
8 to 1 8 7th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $22,956
  • Median family income: $50,899
  • Median male income: $27,201
  • Median female income: $17,511
  • Median income of a renter: $26,763
  • Median income of a home owner: $53,160
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    8,115 8,160 10,055 11,690 6,270