Average Teacher Salary in Elementary School District 159

The average teacher salary in Elementary School District 159 is $54,924.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $28,780 $19,390 $22,420 $27,280 $33,160 $40,030
Kindergarten $47,400 $27,930 $34,810 $43,480 $58,100 $73,690
Elementary $62,170 $35,590 $44,020 $58,720 $78,530 $97,640
Middle school $63,420 $37,300 $45,540 $60,290 $79,880 $97,600
High school $72,850 $40,670 $52,860 $70,540 $91,510 $112,030

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General Facts

  • Staff: 177
  • Full time teachers: 135
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 16 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): not available
  • Instructional Coordinators: 9
  • Elementary Teachers: 120
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 9
  • Pre-K Teachers: 6
  • High School Teachers: not available
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 2,129

Financial Statistics for Elementary School District 159

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $20,195,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $4,650,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $1,187,000
  • Total revenue: $26,032,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $11,970,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $11,703,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $3,731,000
  • Expenditures per student: $119,000
  • Total expenditures: $30,061,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $6,799,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $1,390,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $0

Information on Schools within Elementary School District 159

Elementary Schools within the Elementary School District 159

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Marya Yates Elementary School
6131 Allemong Dr
Matteson, IL 60443
708-720-1800
  • Total: 408
  • Pre-k: 10
  • Kindergarten: 51
  • 1st grade: 54
  • 2nd grade: 73
  • 3rd grade: 64
  • 4th grade: 67
  • 5th grade: 89
16 to 1 26 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Neil Armstrong Elementary School
5030 Imperial Dr
Richton Park, IL 60471
708-481-7424
  • Total: 377
  • Pre-k: 39
  • Kindergarten: 41
  • 1st grade: 49
  • 2nd grade: 68
  • 3rd grade: 59
  • 4th grade: 57
  • 5th grade: 64
18 to 1 21 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Sieden Prairie Elementary School
725 Notre Dame Dr
Matteson, IL 60443
708-720-2626
  • Total: 272
  • Pre-k: 6
  • Kindergarten: 31
  • 1st grade: 35
  • 2nd grade: 36
  • 3rd grade: 41
  • 4th grade: 53
  • 5th grade: 70
15 to 1 18 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Woodgate Elementary School
101 Central Ave
Matteson, IL 60443
708-720-1107
  • Total: 287
  • Pre-k: 74
  • Kindergarten: 35
  • 1st grade: 30
  • 2nd grade: 29
  • 3rd grade: 41
  • 4th grade: 41
  • 5th grade: 37
14 to 1 21 Prekindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Elementary School District 159

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Colin Powell Middle School
20600 Matteson Ave
Matteson, IL 60443
708-283-9600
  • Total: 785
  • 6th grade: 234
  • 7th grade: 261
  • 8th grade: 290
18 to 1 43 6th Grade 8th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $24,158
  • Median family income: $65,190
  • Median male income: $40,118
  • Median female income: $26,419
  • Median income of a renter: $22,333
  • Median income of a home owner: $60,239
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    315 495 720 1,195 840

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