Average Teacher Salary in Cherokee Community School District

The average teacher salary in Cherokee Community School District is $36,963.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $25,126 $15,680 $16,968 $23,144 $30,160 $39,644
Kindergarten $36,952 $25,858 $29,640 $36,146 $44,376 $50,976
Elementary $41,378 $27,516 $33,420 $42,326 $49,276 $54,064
Middle school $41,646 $25,580 $31,764 $40,504 $50,484 $61,914
High school $39,716 $24,694 $31,458 $40,700 $48,314 $53,648

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General Facts

  • Staff: 156
  • Full time teachers: 84
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 14 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 19
  • Instructional Coordinators: 2
  • Elementary Teachers: 35
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 6
  • Pre-K Teachers: 3
  • High School Teachers: 40
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 1,224

Financial Statistics for Cherokee Community School District

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $4,673,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $5,365,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $454,000
  • Total revenue: $10,492,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $5,668,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $5,635,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $1,872,000
  • Expenditures per student: not available
  • Total expenditures: $9,661,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $2,529,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $564,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $166,000

Information on Schools within Cherokee Community School District

Elementary Schools within the Cherokee Community School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Cherokee Middle School
206 East Indian St
Cherokee, IA 51012
712-225-6750
  • Total: 311
  • 5th grade: 81
  • 6th grade: 73
  • 7th grade: 74
  • 8th grade: 83
13 to 1 25 5th Grade 8th Grade
Early Childhood Learning Center
400 North Roosevelt
Cherokee, IA 51012
712-225-6774
  • Total: 62
  • Pre-k: 62
21 to 1 3 Prekindergarten Prekindergarten
Roosevelt Elementary School
313 15th St SE
Mason City, IA 50401
641-421-4415
  • Total: 491
  • Kindergarten: 88
  • 1st grade: 79
  • 2nd grade: 72
  • 3rd grade: 76
  • 4th grade: 93
  • 5th grade: 83
14 to 1 36 Kindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Cherokee Community School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Cherokee Middle School
206 East Indian St
Cherokee, IA 51012
712-225-6750
  • Total: 311
  • 5th grade: 81
  • 6th grade: 73
  • 7th grade: 74
  • 8th grade: 83
13 to 1 25 5th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Cherokee Community School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Washington High School
600 West Bluff St
Cherokee, IA 51012
712-225-6755
  • Total: 349
  • 10th grade: 120
  • 11th grade: 133
  • 12th grade: 140
13 to 1 26 9th Grade 12th Grade

Other Schools within the Cherokee Community School District (Alternative, Special Education)

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Little Sioux Success Center
600 West Bluff St
Cherokee, IA 51012
712-225-6755
  • Total: 11
  • 11th grade: 1
  • 12th grade: 10
11 to 1 1 11th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $19,277
  • Median family income: $42,951
  • Median male income: $24,811
  • Median female income: $16,295
  • Median income of a renter: $25,590
  • Median income of a home owner: $37,134
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    365 475 485 395 125

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