Average Teacher Salary in Metropolitan School District Decatur Township

The average teacher salary in Metropolitan School District Decatur Township is $43,352.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $24,350 $16,280 $19,660 $22,900 $27,810 $33,220
Kindergarten $49,770 $33,670 $38,150 $47,470 $62,770 $70,590
Elementary $48,840 $25,690 $35,790 $46,200 $61,870 $73,680
Middle school $47,900 $27,340 $37,600 $47,270 $60,250 $69,680
High school $45,900 $22,570 $29,460 $44,740 $61,370 $72,470

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General Facts

  • Staff: 742
  • Full time teachers: 319
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 20 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 94
  • Instructional Coordinators: 24
  • Elementary Teachers: 159
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 20
  • Pre-K Teachers: 0
  • High School Teachers: 140
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 6,342

Financial Statistics for Metropolitan School District Decatur Township

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $17,074,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $38,694,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $2,633,000
  • Total revenue: $58,401,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $29,449,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $32,497,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $13,801,000
  • Expenditures per student: $448,000
  • Total expenditures: $71,458,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $16,146,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $1,813,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $321,000

Information on Schools within Metropolitan School District Decatur Township

Elementary Schools within the Metropolitan School District Decatur Township

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Blue Academy
5650 Mann Rd
Indianapolis, IN 46221
317-856-4100
  • Total: 536
  • 5th grade: 277
  • 6th grade: 259
19 to 1 29 5th Grade 6th Grade
Early Childhood Center
5106 South High School Rd
Indianapolis, IN 46221
317-856-2200
  • Total: 540
  • Kindergarten: 540
28 to 1 20 Kindergarten Kindergarten
Gold Academy
5650 Mann Rd
Indianapolis, IN 46221
317-856-0400
  • Total: 533
  • 5th grade: 277
  • 6th grade: 256
19 to 1 28 5th Grade 6th Grade
Lynwood Elementary School
4640 Santa Fe Dr
Indianapolis, IN 46241
317-243-7559
  • Total: 430
  • 1st grade: 101
  • 2nd grade: 113
  • 3rd grade: 111
  • 4th grade: 105
18 to 1 24 1st Grade 4th Grade
Stephen Decatur Elementary School
3425 South Foltz St
Indianapolis, IN 46221
317-241-0183
  • Total: 412
  • Kindergarten: 1
  • 1st grade: 119
  • 2nd grade: 92
  • 3rd grade: 103
  • 4th grade: 97
19 to 1 21 Kindergarten 4th Grade
Valley Mills Elementary School
5101 South High School Rd
Indianapolis, IN 46221
317-856-6363
  • Total: 606
  • Kindergarten: 4
  • 1st grade: 125
  • 2nd grade: 162
  • 3rd grade: 173
  • 4th grade: 142
22 to 1 28 Kindergarten 4th Grade
West Newton Elementary School
7529 Mooresville Rd
West Newton, IN 46183
317-856-5237
  • Total: 607
  • 1st grade: 159
  • 2nd grade: 153
  • 3rd grade: 164
  • 4th grade: 131
20 to 1 30 1st Grade 4th Grade

Middle Schools within the Metropolitan School District Decatur Township

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Decatur Middle School
5108 South High School Rd
Indianapolis, IN 46221
317-856-5274
  • Total: 919
  • 7th grade: 458
  • 8th grade: 461
18 to 1 50 7th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Metropolitan School District Decatur Township

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Decatur Central High School
5251 Kentucky Ave
Indianapolis, IN 46221
317-856-5288
  • Total: 1,759
  • 9th grade: 513
  • 10th grade: 450
  • 11th grade: 399
  • 12th grade: 397
20 to 1 90 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $18,554
  • Median family income: $51,297
  • Median male income: $30,203
  • Median female income: $20,293
  • Median income of a renter: $24,183
  • Median income of a home owner: $52,272
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    990 1,315 1,940 1,895 585

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