Average Teacher Salary in Prairie Central Community Unit School District 8

The average teacher salary in Prairie Central Community Unit School District 8 is $44,432.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $29,171 $18,381 $21,160 $27,691 $35,230 $41,068
Kindergarten $42,684 $27,928 $34,272 $40,988 $49,975 $62,432
Elementary $47,801 $28,435 $35,795 $45,395 $58,788 $72,384
Middle school $46,587 $29,414 $34,141 $43,774 $57,185 $71,688
High school $55,917 $31,270 $38,834 $49,347 $64,780 $80,522

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General Facts

  • Staff: 184
  • Full time teachers: 164
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 13 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): not available
  • Instructional Coordinators: 1
  • Elementary Teachers: 99
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 9
  • Pre-K Teachers: 5
  • High School Teachers: 51
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 2,161

Financial Statistics for Prairie Central Community Unit School District 8

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $11,467,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $10,055,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $683,000
  • Total revenue: $22,205,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $11,559,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $12,478,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $2,837,000
  • Expenditures per student: not available
  • Total expenditures: $20,158,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $5,503,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $2,304,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $658,000

Information on Schools within Prairie Central Community Unit School District 8

Elementary Schools within the Prairie Central Community Unit School District 8

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Chatsworth Grade School
407 South 4th St
Chatsworth, IL 60921
815-635-3555
  • Total: 138
  • Pre-k: 35
  • Kindergarten: 13
  • 1st grade: 25
  • 2nd grade: 23
  • 3rd grade: 22
  • 4th grade: 20
13 to 1 11 Prekindergarten 4th Grade
Chenoa Elementary School
700 South Division St
Chenoa, IL 61726
815-945-2971
  • Total: 184
  • Pre-k: 22
  • Kindergarten: 41
  • 1st grade: 27
  • 2nd grade: 28
  • 3rd grade: 25
  • 4th grade: 41
13 to 1 14 Prekindergarten 4th Grade
Meadowbrook Elementary School
450 North Bach
Forrest, IL 61741
815-657-8461
  • Total: 184
  • Pre-k: 26
  • Kindergarten: 31
  • 1st grade: 32
  • 2nd grade: 28
  • 3rd grade: 34
  • 4th grade: 33
13 to 1 14 Prekindergarten 4th Grade
Prairie Central Upper Elementary
312 North Center St
Forrest, IL 61741
815-657-8238
  • Total: 299
  • 5th grade: 154
  • 6th grade: 145
15 to 1 21 5th Grade 6th Grade
Westview Elementary School
200 North Addison Rd
Wood Dale, IL 60191
630-766-8040
  • Total: 367
  • Kindergarten: 68
  • 1st grade: 72
  • 2nd grade: 66
  • 3rd grade: 71
  • 4th grade: 69
  • 5th grade: 69
14 to 1 27 3rd Grade 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Prairie Central Community Unit School District 8

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Prairie Central Jr High School
800 North Wood St
Forrest, IL 61741
815-657-8660
  • Total: 321
  • 7th grade: 152
  • 8th grade: 169
14 to 1 23 7th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Prairie Central Community Unit School District 8

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Prairie Central High School
411 North 7th St
Fairbury, IL 61739
815-692-2355
  • Total: 668
  • 9th grade: 165
  • 10th grade: 164
  • 11th grade: 165
  • 12th grade: 174
13 to 1 52 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $17,942
  • Median family income: $50,713
  • Median male income: $30,122
  • Median female income: $14,060
  • Median income of a renter: $26,825
  • Median income of a home owner: $49,366
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    400 400 695 705 180

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