Average Teacher Salary in Council Bluffs Community School District

The average teacher salary in Council Bluffs Community School District is $38,425.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $24,235 $15,840 $17,909 $21,787 $28,362 $36,936
Kindergarten $40,592 $29,846 $34,103 $39,815 $46,376 $52,755
Elementary $42,309 $29,680 $35,061 $41,866 $49,270 $56,587
Middle school $43,166 $30,971 $35,450 $42,267 $50,455 $58,273
High school $41,825 $28,198 $33,693 $40,970 $49,318 $57,951

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General Facts

  • Staff: 1,103
  • Full time teachers: 601
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 12 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 158
  • Instructional Coordinators: 10
  • Elementary Teachers: 275
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 49
  • Pre-K Teachers: 37
  • High School Teachers: 241
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 8,338

Financial Statistics for Council Bluffs Community School District

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $40,816,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $48,513,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $7,009,000
  • Total revenue: $96,338,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $48,877,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $44,221,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $16,070,000
  • Expenditures per student: $10,000
  • Total expenditures: $89,176,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $21,644,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $4,938,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $1,244,000

Information on Schools within Council Bluffs Community School District

Elementary Schools within the Council Bluffs Community School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Bloomer Elementary School
210 South 7th St
Council Bluffs, IA 51501
712-328-6519
  • Total: 548
  • Pre-k: 46
  • Kindergarten: 72
  • 1st grade: 67
  • 2nd grade: 74
  • 3rd grade: 81
  • 4th grade: 64
  • 5th grade: 71
  • 6th grade: 73
14 to 1 39 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Carter Lake Elementary School
1105 Redick Blvd
Carter Lake, IA 51510
712-347-5876
  • Total: 457
  • Pre-k: 57
  • Kindergarten: 55
  • 1st grade: 61
  • 2nd grade: 52
  • 3rd grade: 59
  • 4th grade: 64
  • 5th grade: 50
  • 6th grade: 59
14 to 1 34 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Crescent Elementary School
401 East Welch St
Crescent, IA 51526
712-545-3697
  • Total: 121
  • Kindergarten: 22
  • 1st grade: 17
  • 2nd grade: 11
  • 3rd grade: 17
  • 4th grade: 12
  • 5th grade: 23
  • 6th grade: 19
10 to 1 13 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Edison Elementary School
740 Manolia Parkway
Waterloo, IA 50701
319-433-2180
  • Total: 420
  • Pre-k: 36
  • Kindergarten: 57
  • 1st grade: 66
  • 2nd grade: 60
  • 3rd grade: 64
  • 4th grade: 53
  • 5th grade: 84
11 to 1 37 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Franklin Elementary School
210 Taylor St
Muscatine, IA 52761
563-263-5040
  • Total: 191
  • 2nd grade: 46
  • 3rd grade: 54
  • 4th grade: 46
  • 5th grade: 45
11 to 1 17 2nd Grade 5th Grade
Gunn Elementary School
1735 North Brdway
Council Bluffs, IA 51503
712-328-6452
  • Total: 241
  • Kindergarten: 46
  • 1st grade: 37
  • 2nd grade: 40
  • 3rd grade: 31
  • 4th grade: 25
  • 5th grade: 26
  • 6th grade: 36
14 to 1 17 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Hoover Elementary School
1123 8th St NW
Mason City, IA 50401
641-421-4408
  • Total: 460
  • Kindergarten: 63
  • 1st grade: 88
  • 2nd grade: 60
  • 3rd grade: 72
  • 4th grade: 85
  • 5th grade: 85
  • 6th grade: 77
14 to 1 34 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Lewis & Clark Elementary School
1603 Grand Ave
Council Bluffs, IA 51503
712-328-6471
  • Total: 290
  • Pre-k: 52
  • Kindergarten: 55
  • 1st grade: 41
  • 2nd grade: 40
  • 3rd grade: 31
  • 4th grade: 22
  • 5th grade: 26
  • 6th grade: 23
16 to 1 18 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Longfellow Elementary School
233 Edwards St
Waterloo, IA 50703
319-433-1960
  • Total: 30
  • Kindergarten: 54
  • 1st grade: 62
  • 2nd grade: 45
  • 3rd grade: 48
  • 4th grade: 56
  • 5th grade: 46
10 to 1 3 Prekindergarten Prekindergarten
Pusey Elementary School
147 15th Ave
Council Bluffs, IA 51503
712-328-6463
  • Total: 123
  • Pre-k: 12
  • Kindergarten: 20
  • 1st grade: 24
  • 2nd grade: 14
  • 3rd grade: 16
  • 4th grade: 16
  • 5th grade: 11
  • 6th grade: 10
9 to 1 14 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Roosevelt Elementary School
929 North Roosevelt
Cherokee, IA 51012
712-225-6760
  • Total: 355
  • Kindergarten: 33
  • 1st grade: 56
  • 2nd grade: 38
  • 3rd grade: 38
  • 4th grade: 41
  • 5th grade: 36
12 to 1 29 Prekindergarten 4th Grade
Rue Elementary School
3326 6th Ave
Council Bluffs, IA 51501
712-328-6540
  • Total: 404
  • Pre-k: 61
  • Kindergarten: 63
  • 1st grade: 49
  • 2nd grade: 43
  • 3rd grade: 53
  • 4th grade: 53
  • 5th grade: 32
  • 6th grade: 50
14 to 1 29 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Walnut Grove Elementary School
2920 Ave J
Council Bluffs, IA 51501
712-328-6525
  • Total: 392
  • Pre-k: 48
  • Kindergarten: 60
  • 1st grade: 47
  • 2nd grade: 47
  • 3rd grade: 55
  • 4th grade: 47
  • 5th grade: 43
  • 6th grade: 45
16 to 1 25 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Washington Elementary School
406 East Madison
Fairfield, IA 52556
641-472-2110
  • Total: 265
  • Kindergarten: 50
  • 1st grade: 50
  • 2nd grade: 35
  • 3rd grade: 45
  • 4th grade: 43
  • 5th grade: 40
15 to 1 18 Kindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Council Bluffs Community School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Gerald W Kirn Junior High School
100 North Ave
Council Bluffs, IA 51503
712-328-6454
  • Total: 625
  • 7th grade: 301
  • 8th grade: 324
14 to 1 44 7th Grade 8th Grade
Woodrow Wilson Junior High School
712 North 21st St
Council Bluffs, IA 51501
712-328-6476
  • Total: 605
  • 7th grade: 299
  • 8th grade: 306
14 to 1 43 7th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Council Bluffs Community School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Abraham Lincoln High School
1205 Bonham Ave
Council Bluffs, IA 51503
712-328-6481
  • Total: 1,497
  • 9th grade: 449
  • 10th grade: 377
  • 11th grade: 363
  • 12th grade: 308
19 to 1 80 9th Grade 12th Grade
Thomas Jefferson High School
2501 West Brdway
Council Bluffs, IA 51501
712-328-6493
  • Total: 1,314
  • 9th grade: 490
  • 10th grade: 419
  • 11th grade: 393
  • 12th grade: 346
18 to 1 72 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $18,437
  • Median family income: $43,791
  • Median male income: $25,889
  • Median female income: $18,579
  • Median income of a renter: $25,135
  • Median income of a home owner: $44,805
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    3,020 3,740 3,870 3,495 1,155

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