Average Teacher Salary in Fort Wayne Community Schools

The average teacher salary in Fort Wayne Community Schools is $43,479.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $23,380 $18,164 $20,209 $22,763 $25,911 $29,824
Kindergarten $49,153 $31,591 $37,569 $45,882 $64,246 $70,150
Elementary $47,723 $31,566 $37,464 $47,652 $59,721 $65,976
Middle school $48,486 $33,509 $38,599 $48,613 $59,438 $65,224
High school $48,657 $29,186 $38,297 $50,104 $61,128 $67,430

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General Facts

  • Staff: 3,899
  • Full time teachers: 1,930
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 15 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 640
  • Instructional Coordinators: 111
  • Elementary Teachers: 950
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 157
  • Pre-K Teachers: 39
  • High School Teachers: 758
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 30,659

Financial Statistics for Fort Wayne Community Schools

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $134,550,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $168,123,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $31,324,000
  • Total revenue: $333,997,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $198,050,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $166,450,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $116,361,000
  • Expenditures per student: $4,147,000
  • Total expenditures: $357,838,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $74,128,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $14,374,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $1,868,000

Information on Schools within Fort Wayne Community Schools

Elementary Schools within the Fort Wayne Community Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Adams Elementary School
3000 New Haven Ave
Fort Wayne, IN 46803
260-467-5850
  • Total: 344
  • Pre-k: 9
  • Kindergarten: 78
  • 1st grade: 75
  • 2nd grade: 94
  • 3rd grade: 91
  • 4th grade: 65
  • 5th grade: 90
13 to 1 27 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Arlington Elementary School
8118 St Jo Ctr Rd
Fort Wayne, IN 46835
260-467-6000
  • Total: 548
  • Kindergarten: 25
  • 1st grade: 23
  • 2nd grade: 25
  • 3rd grade: 23
  • 4th grade: 19
  • 5th grade: 22
  • 6th grade: 26
17 to 1 33 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Bloomingdale Elementary School
1300 Orchard St
Fort Wayne, IN 46808
260-467-6700
  • Total: 311
  • Pre-k: 32
  • Kindergarten: 49
  • 1st grade: 43
  • 2nd grade: 61
  • 3rd grade: 53
  • 4th grade: 34
  • 5th grade: 39
12 to 1 25 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Brentwood Elementary School
3710 Stafford Dr
Fort Wayne, IN 46805
260-425-7320
  • Total: 507
  • Kindergarten: 98
  • 1st grade: 122
  • 2nd grade: 116
  • 3rd grade: 107
14 to 1 36 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Bunche Elementary School
1111 Greene St
Fort Wayne, IN 46803
260-467-4790
  • Total: 243
  • Pre-k: 164
  • Kindergarten: 79
21 to 1 12 Prekindergarten Kindergarten
Fairfield Elementary School
2825 Fairfield Ave
Fort Wayne, IN 46807
260-467-5900
  • Total: 556
  • Pre-k: 32
  • Kindergarten: 76
  • 1st grade: 103
  • 2nd grade: 81
  • 3rd grade: 87
  • 4th grade: 82
  • 5th grade: 95
13 to 1 44 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Forest Park Elementary School
800 South Alabama St
Brazil, IN 47834
812-443-7621
  • Total: 313
  • Pre-k: 38
  • Kindergarten: 56
  • 1st grade: 44
  • 2nd grade: 48
  • 3rd grade: 41
  • 4th grade: 43
  • 5th grade: 40
  • 6th grade: 1
  • 7th grade: 2
13 to 1 24 Prekindergarten 7th Grade
Francis M Price Elementary School
1901 West State St
Fort Wayne, IN 46808
260-467-4950
  • Total: 452
  • Pre-k: 16
  • Kindergarten: 69
  • 1st grade: 90
  • 2nd grade: 65
  • 3rd grade: 83
  • 4th grade: 67
  • 5th grade: 62
15 to 1 30 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Franke Park Elementary School
828 Mildred Ave
Fort Wayne, IN 46808
260-467-6925
  • Total: 530
  • Kindergarten: 90
  • 1st grade: 79
  • 2nd grade: 105
  • 3rd grade: 91
  • 4th grade: 85
  • 5th grade: 80
14 to 1 38 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Fred High Croninger Elementary School
6700 Trier Rd
Fort Wayne, IN 46815
260-467-6050
  • Total: 583
  • Kindergarten: 94
  • 1st grade: 97
  • 2nd grade: 99
  • 3rd grade: 96
  • 4th grade: 101
  • 5th grade: 96
19 to 1 31 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Glenwood Park Elementary School
4501 Vance Ave
Fort Wayne, IN 46815
260-467-6200
  • Total: 510
  • Kindergarten: 87
  • 1st grade: 73
  • 2nd grade: 90
  • 3rd grade: 85
  • 4th grade: 99
  • 5th grade: 76
18 to 1 29 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Harrison Hill Elementary School
355 South Cornell Circle
Fort Wayne, IN 46807
260-467-7000
  • Total: 635
  • Pre-k: 15
  • Kindergarten: 99
  • 1st grade: 121
  • 2nd grade: 111
  • 3rd grade: 93
  • 4th grade: 94
  • 5th grade: 102
17 to 1 38 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Indian Village Elementary School
3835 Wenonah Ln
Fort Wayne, IN 46809
260-467-5200
  • Total: 423
  • Kindergarten: 75
  • 1st grade: 76
  • 2nd grade: 75
  • 3rd grade: 70
  • 4th grade: 68
  • 5th grade: 59
13 to 1 33 Kindergarten 5th Grade
J Wilbur Haley Elementary School
2201 Maplaceecrest Rd
Fort Wayne, IN 46815
260-467-4510
  • Total: 578
  • Pre-k: 12
  • Kindergarten: 88
  • 1st grade: 101
  • 2nd grade: 100
  • 3rd grade: 81
  • 4th grade: 99
  • 5th grade: 97
17 to 1 34 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Jeff High Towles Intermediate School
420 East Paulding Rd
Fort Wayne, IN 46815
260-467-4300
  • Total: 502
  • 1st grade: 76
  • 2nd grade: 84
  • 3rd grade: 62
  • 4th grade: 70
  • 5th grade: 59
  • 6th grade: 62
  • 7th grade: 49
  • 8th grade: 40
17 to 1 30 1st Grade 8th Grade
John School Irwin Elementary School
3501 South Anthony Blvd
Fort Wayne, IN 46806
260-467-5310
  • Total: 304
  • Kindergarten: 52
  • 1st grade: 53
  • 2nd grade: 53
  • 3rd grade: 51
  • 4th grade: 44
  • 5th grade: 51
18 to 1 17 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Levan R Scott Academy
950 East Fairfax Ave
Fort Wayne, IN 46806
260-467-8050
  • Total: 272
  • Pre-k: 32
  • Kindergarten: 41
  • 1st grade: 38
  • 2nd grade: 43
  • 3rd grade: 37
  • 4th grade: 45
  • 5th grade: 36
15 to 1 19 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Lincoln Elementary School
759 South Lenfesty St
Marion, IN 46953
765-662-3941
  • Total: 289
  • Kindergarten: 49
  • 1st grade: 40
  • 2nd grade: 50
  • 3rd grade: 34
  • 4th grade: 44
  • 5th grade: 41
20 to 1 15 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Lindley Elementary School
2201 Ardmore Ave
Fort Wayne, IN 46802
260-467-5350
  • Total: 420
  • Kindergarten: 68
  • 1st grade: 73
  • 2nd grade: 87
  • 3rd grade: 67
  • 4th grade: 66
  • 5th grade: 59
18 to 1 23 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Mabel K Holland Elementary School
7000 Red Haw Dr
Fort Wayne, IN 46825
260-467-7075
  • Total: 574
  • Pre-k: 17
  • Kindergarten: 90
  • 1st grade: 93
  • 2nd grade: 101
  • 3rd grade: 93
  • 4th grade: 86
  • 5th grade: 94
14 to 1 40 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Maplewood Elementary School
1800 Eastern Ave
Connersville, IN 47331
765-825-3941
  • Total: 378
  • Pre-k: 45
  • Kindergarten: 55
  • 1st grade: 45
  • 2nd grade: 57
  • 3rd grade: 41
  • 4th grade: 48
  • 5th grade: 42
  • 6th grade: 45
17 to 1 22 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Merle J Abbett Elementary School
4325 Smith St
Fort Wayne, IN 46806
260-467-5800
  • Total: 270
  • Pre-k: 31
  • Kindergarten: 42
  • 1st grade: 44
  • 2nd grade: 41
  • 3rd grade: 48
  • 4th grade: 33
  • 5th grade: 31
12 to 1 23 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Nebraska Elementary School
1525 Boone St
Fort Wayne, IN 46808
260-467-8000
  • Total: 269
  • Pre-k: 30
  • Kindergarten: 43
  • 1st grade: 44
  • 2nd grade: 46
  • 3rd grade: 36
  • 4th grade: 35
  • 5th grade: 35
13 to 1 20 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Northcrest Elementary School
5301 Archwood Ln
Fort Wayne, IN 46825
260-467-5450
  • Total: 510
  • Pre-k: 46
  • Kindergarten: 97
  • 1st grade: 88
  • 2nd grade: 72
  • 3rd grade: 68
  • 4th grade: 76
  • 5th grade: 63
13 to 1 38 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Pleasant Center Elementary School
2323 Placeeasant Ctr Rd
Fort Wayne, IN 46819
260-467-4750
  • Total: 282
  • Pre-k: 13
  • Kindergarten: 44
  • 1st grade: 43
  • 2nd grade: 51
  • 3rd grade: 38
  • 4th grade: 52
  • 5th grade: 41
15 to 1 19 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Robert C Harris Elementary School
4501 Thorngate Dr
Fort Wayne, IN 46835
260-467-8500
  • Total: 375
  • Kindergarten: 53
  • 1st grade: 65
  • 2nd grade: 66
  • 3rd grade: 74
  • 4th grade: 51
  • 5th grade: 66
15 to 1 24 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Saint Joseph Central School
6341 St Joe Ctr Rd
Fort Wayne, IN 46835
260-467-6100
  • Total: 461
  • Kindergarten: 74
  • 1st grade: 78
  • 2nd grade: 63
  • 3rd grade: 78
  • 4th grade: 77
  • 5th grade: 91
18 to 1 26 Kindergarten 5th Grade
South Wayne Elementary School
810 Cottage Ave
Fort Wayne, IN 46807
260-467-8100
  • Total: 298
  • Pre-k: 32
  • Kindergarten: 33
  • 1st grade: 62
  • 2nd grade: 49
  • 3rd grade: 40
  • 4th grade: 40
  • 5th grade: 42
12 to 1 24 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Study Elementary School
2414 Brooklyn Ave
Fort Wayne, IN 46802
260-467-8500
  • Total: 316
  • Pre-k: 32
  • Kindergarten: 45
  • 1st grade: 44
  • 2nd grade: 49
  • 3rd grade: 59
  • 4th grade: 45
  • 5th grade: 42
12 to 1 26 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Washington Center Elementary School
1936 West Wallen Rd
Fort Wayne, IN 46818
260-467-6250
  • Total: 517
  • Kindergarten: 82
  • 1st grade: 79
  • 2nd grade: 97
  • 3rd grade: 81
  • 4th grade: 96
  • 5th grade: 82
18 to 1 29 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Washington Elementary School
1015 West Wash Blvd
Fort Wayne, IN 46802
260-467-8150
  • Total: 230
  • Pre-k: 31
  • Kindergarten: 33
  • 1st grade: 34
  • 2nd grade: 40
  • 3rd grade: 35
  • 4th grade: 29
  • 5th grade: 28
12 to 1 19 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Waynedale Elementary School
7201 Elzey
Fort Wayne, IN 46809
260-467-8820
  • Total: 420
  • Kindergarten: 64
  • 1st grade: 76
  • 2nd grade: 80
  • 3rd grade: 72
  • 4th grade: 61
  • 5th grade: 67
16 to 1 26 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Weisser Park Elementary School
902 Colerick St
Fort Wayne, IN 46806
260-467-8875
  • Total: 547
  • 1st grade: 110
  • 2nd grade: 123
  • 3rd grade: 99
  • 4th grade: 111
  • 5th grade: 104
15 to 1 36 1st Grade 5th Grade
Whitney M Young Early Childhood
1026 East Pontiac St
Fort Wayne, IN 46803
260-467-8950
  • Total: 248
  • Pre-k: 132
  • Kindergarten: 116
17 to 1 15 Prekindergarten Kindergarten
Willard Shambaugh Elementary School
5320 Rebecca Dr
Fort Wayne, IN 46835
260-467-6150
  • Total: 423
  • Kindergarten: 72
  • 1st grade: 69
  • 2nd grade: 78
  • 3rd grade: 70
  • 4th grade: 79
  • 5th grade: 55
18 to 1 24 Kindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Fort Wayne Community Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Allen County Juvenile Center
2929 North Wells
Fort Wayne, IN 46808
260-449-8066
  • Total: 18
  • 6th grade: 1
  • 8th grade: 1
  • 9th grade: 8
  • 10th grade: 6
  • 11th grade: 1
  • 12th grade: 1
3 to 1 7 6th Grade 12th Grade
Blackhawk Middle School
7200 East State Blvd
Fort Wayne, IN 46815
260-467-4885
  • Total: 802
  • 6th grade: 261
  • 7th grade: 262
  • 8th grade: 279
19 to 1 43 6th Grade 8th Grade
Forest Park Elementary School
800 South Alabama St
Brazil, IN 47834
812-443-7621
  • Total: 313
  • Pre-k: 38
  • Kindergarten: 56
  • 1st grade: 44
  • 2nd grade: 48
  • 3rd grade: 41
  • 4th grade: 43
  • 5th grade: 40
  • 6th grade: 1
  • 7th grade: 2
13 to 1 24 Prekindergarten 7th Grade
Jeff High Towles Intermediate School
420 East Paulding Rd
Fort Wayne, IN 46815
260-467-4300
  • Total: 502
  • 1st grade: 76
  • 2nd grade: 84
  • 3rd grade: 62
  • 4th grade: 70
  • 5th grade: 59
  • 6th grade: 62
  • 7th grade: 49
  • 8th grade: 40
17 to 1 30 1st Grade 8th Grade
Jefferson Middle School
5303 Wheelock Rd
Fort Wayne, IN 46835
260-467-4825
  • Total: 685
  • 6th grade: 231
  • 7th grade: 239
  • 8th grade: 215
18 to 1 38 6th Grade 8th Grade
Kekionga Middle School
2929 Engle Rd
Fort Wayne, IN 46809
260-467-6600
  • Total: 536
  • 6th grade: 169
  • 7th grade: 178
  • 8th grade: 189
15 to 1 37 6th Grade 8th Grade
Lakeside Middle School
2100 Lake Ave
Fort Wayne, IN 46805
260-467-8625
  • Total: 555
  • 6th grade: 169
  • 7th grade: 185
  • 8th grade: 201
17 to 1 34 6th Grade 8th Grade
Lane Middle School
4901 Vance Ave
Fort Wayne, IN 46815
260-467-4400
  • Total: 662
  • 6th grade: 212
  • 7th grade: 232
  • 8th grade: 218
19 to 1 36 6th Grade 8th Grade
Memorial Park Middle School
2200 Maumee Ave
Fort Wayne, IN 46803
260-467-5300
  • Total: 640
  • 6th grade: 215
  • 7th grade: 208
  • 8th grade: 217
16 to 1 40 6th Grade 8th Grade
Miami Middle School
8100 Amherst Dr
Fort Wayne, IN 46819
260-467-8560
  • Total: 828
  • 6th grade: 263
  • 7th grade: 272
  • 8th grade: 293
16 to 1 52 6th Grade 8th Grade
Northwood Middle School
1201 East Wash Ctr Rd
Fort Wayne, IN 46825
260-467-2930
  • Total: 723
  • 6th grade: 216
  • 7th grade: 272
  • 8th grade: 235
16 to 1 45 6th Grade 8th Grade
Portage Middle School
3521 Taylor St
Fort Wayne, IN 46802
260-467-4500
  • Total: 533
  • 6th grade: 173
  • 7th grade: 160
  • 8th grade: 200
15 to 1 35 6th Grade 8th Grade
Shawnee Middle School
1000 East Cook Rd
Fort Wayne, IN 46825
260-425-7447
  • Total: 704
  • 6th grade: 221
  • 7th grade: 242
  • 8th grade: 241
19 to 1 37 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Fort Wayne Community Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Allen County Juvenile Center
2929 North Wells
Fort Wayne, IN 46808
260-449-8066
  • Total: 18
  • 6th grade: 1
  • 8th grade: 1
  • 9th grade: 8
  • 10th grade: 6
  • 11th grade: 1
  • 12th grade: 1
3 to 1 7 6th Grade 12th Grade
Elmhurst High School
3829 Sand Point Rd
Fort Wayne, IN 46809
260-467-2900
  • Total: 970
  • 9th grade: 304
  • 10th grade: 239
  • 11th grade: 198
  • 12th grade: 229
20 to 1 49 9th Grade 12th Grade
North Side High School
475 East State St
Fort Wayne, IN 46805
260-467-2800
  • Total: 1,647
  • 9th grade: 530
  • 10th grade: 407
  • 11th grade: 360
  • 12th grade: 350
22 to 1 76 9th Grade 12th Grade
Northrop High School
7001 Coldwater Rd
Fort Wayne, IN 46825
260-467-2300
  • Total: 2,191
  • 9th grade: 655
  • 10th grade: 552
  • 11th grade: 497
  • 12th grade: 487
20 to 1 108 9th Grade 12th Grade
R Nelson Snider High School
4600 Fairlawn Pass
Fort Wayne, IN 46815
260-467-4600
  • Total: 1,985
  • 9th grade: 506
  • 10th grade: 564
  • 11th grade: 433
  • 12th grade: 482
22 to 1 92 9th Grade 12th Grade
South Side High School
3601 South Calhoun St
Fort Wayne, IN 46807
260-467-2600
  • Total: 1,519
  • 9th grade: 442
  • 10th grade: 383
  • 11th grade: 367
  • 12th grade: 327
22 to 1 70 9th Grade 12th Grade
Wayne High School
9100 Winchester Rd
Fort Wayne, IN 46819
260-467-6400
  • Total: 1,036
  • 9th grade: 257
  • 10th grade: 247
  • 11th grade: 275
  • 12th grade: 257
21 to 1 50 9th Grade 12th Grade

Other Schools within the Fort Wayne Community Schools (Alternative, Special Education)

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Special Education Center
1200 South Barr St
Fort Wayne, IN 46802
260-467-1110
  • Total: 187
  • Pre-k: 187
7 to 1 27 Prekindergarten Prekindergarten

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $19,412
  • Median family income: $47,250
  • Median male income: $28,243
  • Median female income: $18,347
  • Median income of a renter: $25,981
  • Median income of a home owner: $46,159
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    10,900 10,760 13,665 13,985 5,085

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