Average Teacher Salary in Valparaiso Community Schools

The average teacher salary in Valparaiso Community Schools is $42,913.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $24,427 $17,091 $19,558 $22,796 $26,978 $34,998
Kindergarten $46,589 $27,766 $37,269 $47,162 $56,363 $65,351
Elementary $47,618 $30,879 $37,711 $46,330 $59,615 $66,967
Middle school $47,181 $22,226 $35,470 $47,370 $60,941 $69,434
High school $48,754 $26,991 $36,629 $48,469 $61,760 $72,106

How to Become a Teacher in Valparaiso Community Schools

To learn how to become a teacher in the Valparaiso Community Schools, read our how to become a teacher in Indiana article. For average salary information, read our average teacher salary in Indiana article.

General Facts

  • Staff: 638
  • Full time teachers: 310
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 20 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 89
  • Instructional Coordinators: 3
  • Elementary Teachers: 135
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 12
  • Pre-K Teachers: 0
  • High School Teachers: 163
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 6,508

Financial Statistics for Valparaiso Community Schools

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $42,099,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $27,707,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $1,335,000
  • Total revenue: $71,141,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $32,187,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $28,821,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $16,638,000
  • Expenditures per student: $148,000
  • Total expenditures: $68,620,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $15,979,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $191,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $729,000

Information on Schools within Valparaiso Community Schools

Elementary Schools within the Valparaiso Community Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Central Elementary School
208 South 9th St
Clinton, IN 47842
765-832-7731
  • Total: 434
  • Pre-k: 27
  • 6th grade: 108
18 to 1 25 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Cooks Corners Elementary School
358 Bullseye Lake Rd
Valparaiso, IN 46383
219-531-3040
  • Total: 314
  • Kindergarten: 47
  • 1st grade: 44
  • 2nd grade: 58
  • 3rd grade: 49
  • 4th grade: 55
  • 5th grade: 61
24 to 1 13 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Flint Lake Elementary School
4106 North Calumet Ave
Valparaiso, IN 46383
219-531-3160
  • Total: 563
  • Kindergarten: 100
  • 1st grade: 99
  • 2nd grade: 91
  • 3rd grade: 101
  • 4th grade: 82
  • 5th grade: 90
22 to 1 25 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Hayes Leonard Elementary School
653 Hayes Leonard Rd
Valparaiso, IN 46385
219-531-3060
  • Total: 338
  • Kindergarten: 54
  • 1st grade: 47
  • 2nd grade: 67
  • 3rd grade: 59
  • 4th grade: 60
  • 5th grade: 51
24 to 1 14 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Memorial Elementary School
1052 Park Ave
Valparaiso, IN 46383
219-531-3090
  • Total: 353
  • Kindergarten: 52
  • 1st grade: 78
  • 2nd grade: 55
  • 3rd grade: 60
  • 4th grade: 50
  • 5th grade: 58
25 to 1 14 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Northview Elementary School
257 Northview Dr
Valparaiso, IN 46383
219-531-3100
  • Total: 338
  • Kindergarten: 120
  • 1st grade: 103
  • 2nd grade: 104
  • 3rd grade: 134
  • 4th grade: 98
  • 5th grade: 108
26 to 1 13 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Parkview Elementary School
1405 Wood St
Valparaiso, IN 46383
219-531-3110
  • Total: 295
  • Kindergarten: 55
  • 1st grade: 54
  • 2nd grade: 53
  • 3rd grade: 43
  • 4th grade: 42
  • 5th grade: 48
22 to 1 13 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Thomas Jefferson Elementary School
1700 Roosevelt Rd
Valparaiso, IN 46383
219-531-3130
  • Total: 283
  • Pre-k: 65
  • Kindergarten: 63
  • 1st grade: 77
  • 2nd grade: 68
  • 3rd grade: 79
  • 4th grade: 65
  • 5th grade: 64
22 to 1 13 Kindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Valparaiso Community Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Benjamin Franklin Middle School
605 Campbell
Valparaiso, IN 46385
219-531-3020
  • Total: 804
  • 6th grade: 281
  • 7th grade: 250
  • 8th grade: 273
19 to 1 41 6th Grade 8th Grade
Thomas Jefferson Middle School
1600 Roosevelt Rd
Valparaiso, IN 46383
219-531-3140
  • Total: 714
  • 6th grade: 242
  • 7th grade: 238
  • 8th grade: 234
18 to 1 39 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Valparaiso Community Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Valparaiso High School
2727 North Campbell St
Valparaiso, IN 46385
219-531-3070
  • Total: 2,072
  • 9th grade: 530
  • 10th grade: 540
  • 11th grade: 495
  • 12th grade: 507
21 to 1 100 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $24,678
  • Median family income: $66,457
  • Median male income: $37,983
  • Median female income: $15,793
  • Median income of a renter: $29,500
  • Median income of a home owner: $66,207
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    890 1,260 1,865 3,720 1,795

Information for Nearby School Districts