Average Teacher Salary in De Soto

The average teacher salary in De Soto is $41,480.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $26,000 $16,310 $18,220 $22,560 $30,960 $42,100
Kindergarten $47,950 $31,570 $36,560 $43,950 $55,770 $72,000
Elementary $45,630 $31,090 $35,500 $41,830 $52,230 $66,780
Middle school $43,220 $30,170 $35,310 $41,710 $50,480 $59,810
High school $44,600 $31,440 $36,200 $43,130 $52,090 $62,230

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General Facts

  • Staff: 643
  • Full time teachers: 456
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 14 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 75
  • Instructional Coordinators: 0
  • Elementary Teachers: 190
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 19
  • Pre-K Teachers: 4
  • High School Teachers: 242
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 6,445

Financial Statistics for De Soto

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $31,549,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $27,496,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $1,638,000
  • Total revenue: $60,683,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $27,471,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $29,175,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $6,138,000
  • Expenditures per student: not available
  • Total expenditures: $56,956,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $15,534,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $3,628,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $237,000

Information on Schools within De Soto

Elementary Schools within the De Soto

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Clear Creek Elementary
5815 Monticello Rd
Shawnee, KS 66226
913-422-8700
  • Total: 624
  • Pre-k: 15
  • Kindergarten: 113
  • 1st grade: 97
  • 2nd grade: 105
  • 3rd grade: 105
  • 4th grade: 103
  • 5th grade: 86
18 to 1 36 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Horizon Elementary
7210 Chouteau
Shawnee, KS 66227
913-667-3535
  • Total: 597
  • Pre-k: 21
  • Kindergarten: 124
  • 1st grade: 119
  • 2nd grade: 89
  • 3rd grade: 104
  • 4th grade: 77
  • 5th grade: 63
18 to 1 34 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Mize Elementary School
7301 Mize Rd
Shawnee, KS 66227
913-441-0880
  • Total: 563
  • Pre-k: 20
  • Kindergarten: 85
  • 1st grade: 92
  • 2nd grade: 92
  • 3rd grade: 103
  • 4th grade: 82
  • 5th grade: 89
17 to 1 34 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Prairie Ridge Elementary School
22405 Clear Creek Parkway
Shawnee, KS 66226
913-667-1800
  • Total: 566
  • Pre-k: 8
  • Kindergarten: 97
  • 1st grade: 88
  • 2nd grade: 91
  • 3rd grade: 104
  • 4th grade: 83
  • 5th grade: 95
17 to 1 33 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Riverview Elementary
21550 West 47th St
Shawnee, KS 66226
913-441-0808
  • Total: 561
  • Pre-k: 8
  • Kindergarten: 88
  • 1st grade: 89
  • 2nd grade: 111
  • 3rd grade: 87
  • 4th grade: 84
  • 5th grade: 94
15 to 1 37 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Starside Elementary
35400 West 91st
De Soto, KS 66018
913-583-8320
  • Total: 516
  • Pre-k: 52
  • Kindergarten: 74
  • 1st grade: 79
  • 2nd grade: 73
  • 3rd grade: 79
  • 4th grade: 89
  • 5th grade: 70
13 to 1 41 Prekindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the De Soto

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Lexington Trails Middle School
8800 Penner Ave
De Soto, KS 66018
913-583-8360
  • Total: 369
  • 6th grade: 122
  • 7th grade: 130
  • 8th grade: 117
12 to 1 32 6th Grade 8th Grade
Mill Creek Middle School
8001 Mize Blvd
Lenexa, KS 66227
913-667-3512
  • Total: 462
  • 6th grade: 186
  • 7th grade: 146
  • 8th grade: 130
13 to 1 35 6th Grade 8th Grade
Monticello Trails Middle School
6100 Monticello Rd
Shawnee, KS 66226
913-422-1100
  • Total: 591
  • 6th grade: 181
  • 7th grade: 211
  • 8th grade: 199
14 to 1 43 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the De Soto

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
De Soto High School
35000 West 91st St
De Soto, KS 66018
913-583-8370
  • Total: 609
  • 9th grade: 180
  • 10th grade: 152
  • 11th grade: 143
  • 12th grade: 134
12 to 1 50 9th Grade 12th Grade
Mill Valley High School
5900 Monticello Rd
Shawnee, KS 66226
913-422-4351
  • Total: 987
  • 9th grade: 253
  • 10th grade: 270
  • 11th grade: 258
  • 12th grade: 203
14 to 1 71 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $27,892
  • Median family income: $74,140
  • Median male income: $42,820
  • Median female income: $26,301
  • Median income of a renter: $36,458
  • Median income of a home owner: $73,684
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    320 400 995 2,095 1,210