Average Teacher Salary in Morton Community Unit School District 709

The average teacher salary in Morton Community Unit School District 709 is $43,104.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $26,196 $17,268 $18,961 $22,575 $30,231 $41,185
Kindergarten $43,250 $28,101 $35,238 $43,718 $51,806 $58,088
Elementary $47,370 $25,086 $35,498 $46,143 $57,988 $70,730
Middle school $46,735 $27,533 $35,528 $44,166 $56,396 $71,108
High school $51,971 $35,695 $42,265 $49,148 $59,351 $75,386

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General Facts

  • Staff: 210
  • Full time teachers: 176
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 15 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): not available
  • Instructional Coordinators: 2
  • Elementary Teachers: 104
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 5
  • Pre-K Teachers: 1
  • High School Teachers: 67
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 2,747

Financial Statistics for Morton Community Unit School District 709

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $21,912,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $5,707,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $827,000
  • Total revenue: $28,446,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $14,696,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $14,043,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $6,047,000
  • Expenditures per student: $3,000
  • Total expenditures: $26,350,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $6,792,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $1,626,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $524,000

Information on Schools within Morton Community Unit School District 709

Elementary Schools within the Morton Community Unit School District 709

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Grundy Elementary School
1100 South 4th Ave
Morton, IL 61550
309-263-1421
  • Total: 316
  • Pre-k: 4
  • Kindergarten: 39
  • 1st grade: 47
  • 2nd grade: 44
  • 3rd grade: 45
  • 4th grade: 47
  • 5th grade: 43
  • 6th grade: 47
16 to 1 19 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Jefferson Elementary School
220 East Jefferson St
Morton, IL 61550
309-263-2650
  • Total: 313
  • Pre-k: 51
  • Kindergarten: 72
  • 1st grade: 62
  • 2nd grade: 72
  • 3rd grade: 78
  • 4th grade: 62
17 to 1 18 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Lettie Brown Elementary School
2550 North Morton Ave
Morton, IL 61550
309-266-5309
  • Total: 286
  • Pre-k: 8
  • Kindergarten: 39
  • 1st grade: 45
  • 2nd grade: 36
  • 3rd grade: 40
  • 4th grade: 45
  • 5th grade: 37
  • 6th grade: 36
18 to 1 16 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Lincoln Elementary School
501 South Lincoln Ave
Dixon, IL 61021
815-284-7726
  • Total: 443
  • Pre-k: 18
  • Kindergarten: 84
  • 1st grade: 85
  • 2nd grade: 82
  • 3rd grade: 80
  • 4th grade: 85
  • 5th grade: 102
  • 10th grade: 1
16 to 1 27 2nd Grade 3rd Grade

Middle Schools within the Morton Community Unit School District 709

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Morton Jr High School
225 East Jackson St
Morton, IL 61550
309-266-6522
  • Total: 422
  • 7th grade: 206
  • 8th grade: 216
14 to 1 31 7th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Morton Community Unit School District 709

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Morton High School
350 North Illinois Ave
Morton, IL 61550
309-266-7182
  • Total: 967
  • 9th grade: 260
  • 10th grade: 251
  • 11th grade: 231
  • 12th grade: 225
14 to 1 68 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $26,578
  • Median family income: $63,769
  • Median male income: $41,447
  • Median female income: $20,520
  • Median income of a renter: $31,662
  • Median income of a home owner: $62,007
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    395 715 1,140 1,710 1,075

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