Average Teacher Salary in Gurnee School District 56

The average teacher salary in Gurnee School District 56 is $51,932.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $27,470 $18,120 $21,470 $26,490 $30,680 $37,090
Kindergarten $45,850 $30,060 $34,820 $43,420 $55,050 $64,810
Elementary $56,900 $32,890 $41,120 $53,620 $68,770 $89,130
Middle school $61,040 $35,790 $43,170 $56,650 $76,730 $96,750
High school $68,400 $39,290 $48,100 $64,840 $87,000 $105,200

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General Facts

  • Staff: 177
  • Full time teachers: 151
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 15 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): not available
  • Instructional Coordinators: 1
  • Elementary Teachers: 138
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 9
  • Pre-K Teachers: 4
  • High School Teachers: not available
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 2,166

Financial Statistics for Gurnee School District 56

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $20,781,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $4,092,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $606,000
  • Total revenue: $25,479,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $11,020,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $12,301,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $4,402,000
  • Expenditures per student: $67,000
  • Total expenditures: $22,812,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $5,922,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $1,500,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $0

Information on Schools within Gurnee School District 56

Elementary Schools within the Gurnee School District 56

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Gurnee Grade School
940 Kilbourne Rd
Gurnee, IL 60031
847-249-6253
  • Total: 420
  • Kindergarten: 45
  • 1st grade: 47
  • 2nd grade: 48
  • 3rd grade: 47
  • 4th grade: 50
  • 5th grade: 46
  • 6th grade: 47
  • 7th grade: 49
  • 8th grade: 41
16 to 1 27 Kindergarten 8th Grade
O Plaine School
333 North O Placeaine Rd
Gurnee, IL 60031
847-623-4333
  • Total: 531
  • 3rd grade: 184
  • 4th grade: 193
  • 5th grade: 154
15 to 1 36 3rd Grade 5th Grade
Spaulding Elementary School
2000 Belle Placeaine Av
Gurnee, IL 60031
847-662-3701
  • Total: 589
  • Pre-k: 102
  • Kindergarten: 151
  • 1st grade: 175
  • 2nd grade: 161
17 to 1 35 Prekindergarten 2nd Grade

Middle Schools within the Gurnee School District 56

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Gurnee Grade School
940 Kilbourne Rd
Gurnee, IL 60031
847-249-6253
  • Total: 420
  • Kindergarten: 45
  • 1st grade: 47
  • 2nd grade: 48
  • 3rd grade: 47
  • 4th grade: 50
  • 5th grade: 46
  • 6th grade: 47
  • 7th grade: 49
  • 8th grade: 41
16 to 1 27 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Viking School
4460 Grand Ave
Gurnee, IL 60031
847-336-2108
  • Total: 626
  • 6th grade: 188
  • 7th grade: 210
  • 8th grade: 228
13 to 1 49 6th Grade 8th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $26,975
  • Median family income: $70,335
  • Median male income: $40,183
  • Median female income: $27,039
  • Median income of a renter: $36,002
  • Median income of a home owner: $75,458
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    395 465 785 1,325 1,145

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