Average Teacher Salary in Forest Ridge School District 142

The average teacher salary in Forest Ridge School District 142 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: 132
  • Full time teachers: 109
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 15 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): not available
  • Instructional Coordinators: 4
  • Elementary Teachers: 97
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 8
  • Pre-K Teachers: 5
  • High School Teachers: not available
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 1,683

Financial Statistics for Forest Ridge School District 142

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $8,828,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $5,989,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $462,000
  • Total revenue: $15,279,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $7,139,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $7,369,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $2,457,000
  • Expenditures per student: $106,000
  • Total expenditures: $14,517,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $3,686,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $1,103,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $0

Information on Schools within Forest Ridge School District 142

Elementary Schools within the Forest Ridge School District 142

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Kerkstra Elementary School
14950 South Laramie Ave
Oak Forest, IL 60452
708-687-5550
  • Total: 407
  • 1st grade: 75
  • 2nd grade: 79
  • 3rd grade: 75
  • 4th grade: 89
  • 5th grade: 89
17 to 1 24 1st Grade 5th Grade
Lee R Foster Elementary School
5931 School St
Oak Forest, IL 60452
708-687-4763
  • Total: 461
  • 1st grade: 85
  • 2nd grade: 92
  • 3rd grade: 85
  • 4th grade: 92
  • 5th grade: 107
18 to 1 25 1st Grade 5th Grade
Ridge Early Childhood Center
5151 149th St
Oak Forest, IL 60452
708-687-2964
  • Total: 229
  • Pre-k: 87
  • Kindergarten: 142
13 to 1 18 Prekindergarten Kindergarten

Middle Schools within the Forest Ridge School District 142

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Jack Hille Middle School
5800 West 151st St
Oak Forest, IL 60452
708-687-2860
  • Total: 586
  • 6th grade: 181
  • 7th grade: 205
  • 8th grade: 200
15 to 1 40 6th Grade 8th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $23,908
  • Median family income: $64,328
  • Median male income: $40,598
  • Median female income: $24,091
  • Median income of a renter: $33,971
  • Median income of a home owner: $59,408
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    280 560 1,075 1,605 770

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