Average Teacher Salary in Portage Township Schools

The average teacher salary in Portage Township Schools is $43,142.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $24,570 $17,120 $19,660 $22,880 $27,010 $35,400
Kindergarten $46,420 $26,810 $36,660 $47,010 $56,510 $65,830
Elementary $47,700 $32,110 $37,750 $45,820 $59,670 $67,230
Middle school $48,070 $22,840 $37,110 $48,240 $61,710 $70,470
High school $48,950 $26,790 $36,610 $48,420 $62,030 $72,870

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General Facts

  • Staff: 855
  • Full time teachers: 407
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 21 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 96
  • Instructional Coordinators: 2
  • Elementary Teachers: 199
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 22
  • Pre-K Teachers: 0
  • High School Teachers: 186
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 8,262

Financial Statistics for Portage Township Schools

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $33,635,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $42,722,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $3,218,000
  • Total revenue: $79,575,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $39,938,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $34,972,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $25,455,000
  • Expenditures per student: $1,406,000
  • Total expenditures: $85,349,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $19,178,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $21,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $226,000

Information on Schools within Portage Township Schools

Elementary Schools within the Portage Township Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Central Elementary School
305 Franklin St
Valparaiso, IN 46383
219-531-3030
  • Total: 342
  • Kindergarten: 96
  • 1st grade: 124
  • 2nd grade: 129
  • 3rd grade: 112
  • 4th grade: 104
  • 5th grade: 113
23 to 1 15 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Crisman Elementary School
6161 Old Porter Rd
Portage, IN 46368
219-763-8020
  • Total: 491
  • Kindergarten: 90
  • 1st grade: 99
  • 2nd grade: 98
  • 3rd grade: 71
  • 4th grade: 65
  • 5th grade: 68
19 to 1 25 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Ethel R Jones Elementary School
2374 Mc Cool Rd
Portage, IN 46368
219-763-8025
  • Total: 459
  • Kindergarten: 63
  • 1st grade: 77
  • 2nd grade: 90
  • 3rd grade: 73
  • 4th grade: 74
  • 5th grade: 82
23 to 1 20 Kindergarten 5th Grade
George L Myers Elementary School
3100 Willowdale
Portage, IN 46368
219-763-8035
  • Total: 465
  • Kindergarten: 56
  • 1st grade: 80
  • 2nd grade: 68
  • 3rd grade: 75
  • 4th grade: 80
  • 5th grade: 106
21 to 1 22 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Paul Saylor Elementary School
331 Midway
Valparaiso, IN 46383
219-763-8040
  • Total: 372
  • Kindergarten: 55
  • 1st grade: 66
  • 2nd grade: 64
  • 3rd grade: 48
  • 4th grade: 74
  • 5th grade: 65
19 to 1 20 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Rowena Kyle Elementary School
2701 Hamstrom Rd
Portage, IN 46368
219-763-8030
  • Total: 506
  • Kindergarten: 65
  • 1st grade: 99
  • 2nd grade: 99
  • 3rd grade: 72
  • 4th grade: 92
  • 5th grade: 79
23 to 1 22 Kindergarten 5th Grade
South Haven Elementary School
395 West Midway Dr
Valparaiso, IN 46383
219-763-8045
  • Total: 447
  • Kindergarten: 64
  • 1st grade: 82
  • 2nd grade: 67
  • 3rd grade: 83
  • 4th grade: 89
  • 5th grade: 62
20 to 1 22 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Wallace Aylesworth Elementary
5910 Central Ave
Portage, IN 46368
219-763-8010
  • Total: 507
  • Kindergarten: 73
  • 1st grade: 93
  • 2nd grade: 87
  • 3rd grade: 77
  • 4th grade: 83
  • 5th grade: 94
20 to 1 26 Kindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Portage Township Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
William Fegely Middle School
5384 Stone Ave
Portage, IN 46368
219-763-8150
  • Total: 811
  • 6th grade: 264
  • 7th grade: 294
  • 8th grade: 253
21 to 1 38 6th Grade 8th Grade
Willowcreek Middle School
5962 Central Ave
Portage, IN 46368
219-763-8090
  • Total: 1,244
  • 6th grade: 404
  • 7th grade: 437
  • 8th grade: 403
22 to 1 57 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Portage Township Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Portage High School
6450 Us Hwy 6
Portage, IN 46368
219-764-6026
  • Total: 2,618
  • 9th grade: 663
  • 10th grade: 718
  • 11th grade: 640
  • 12th grade: 597
21 to 1 127 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $20,593
  • Median family income: $54,882
  • Median male income: $38,243
  • Median female income: $16,447
  • Median income of a renter: $31,051
  • Median income of a home owner: $54,544
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    1,715 1,945 3,125 3,990 1,190

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