Average Teacher Salary in Fort Scott

The average teacher salary in Fort Scott is $36,204.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $27,120 $14,980 $16,730 $24,040 $36,530 $44,040
Kindergarten $39,490 $30,740 $34,300 $38,730 $45,130 $51,170
Elementary $37,880 $23,470 $30,570 $38,090 $45,400 $51,780
Middle school $38,400 $23,580 $31,560 $38,770 $45,820 $51,680
High school $38,130 $23,880 $31,020 $38,130 $45,460 $52,120

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General Facts

  • Staff: 205
  • Full time teachers: 156
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 13 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 12
  • Instructional Coordinators: 0
  • Elementary Teachers: 62
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 7
  • Pre-K Teachers: 2
  • High School Teachers: 85
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 2,057

Financial Statistics for Fort Scott

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $3,887,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $12,228,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $1,651,000
  • Total revenue: $17,766,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $10,649,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $10,908,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $2,778,000
  • Expenditures per student: not available
  • Total expenditures: $17,255,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $6,302,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $768,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $202,000

Information on Schools within Fort Scott

Elementary Schools within the Fort Scott

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Eugene Ware Elementary
900 East Third
Fort Scott, KS 66701
620-223-3380
  • Total: 486
  • Kindergarten: 60
  • 1st grade: 57
  • 2nd grade: 56
  • 3rd grade: 49
  • 4th grade: 51
  • 5th grade: 47
14 to 1 36 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Winfield Scott Elementary
316 West Tenth
Fort Scott, KS 66701
620-223-0450
  • Total: 512
  • Pre-k: 49
  • Kindergarten: 78
  • 1st grade: 89
  • 2nd grade: 69
  • 3rd grade: 77
  • 4th grade: 84
  • 5th grade: 66
14 to 1 37 Prekindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Fort Scott

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Fort Scott Middle School
1105 East 12th St
Fort Scott, KS 66701
620-223-3262
  • Total: 459
  • 6th grade: 151
  • 7th grade: 151
  • 8th grade: 157
12 to 1 38 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Fort Scott

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Fort Scott Senior High
1005 South Main
Fort Scott, KS 66701
620-223-0600
  • Total: 600
  • 9th grade: 122
  • 10th grade: 157
  • 11th grade: 162
  • 12th grade: 159
14 to 1 45 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $16,742
  • Median family income: $40,009
  • Median male income: $22,676
  • Median female income: $16,029
  • Median income of a renter: $19,413
  • Median income of a home owner: $37,307
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    825 900 885 655 195