Average Teacher Salary in Garden City

The average teacher salary in Garden City 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: 838
  • Full time teachers: 557
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 12 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 104
  • Instructional Coordinators: 3
  • Elementary Teachers: 282
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 33
  • Pre-K Teachers: 24
  • High School Teachers: 214
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 7,243

Financial Statistics for Garden City

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $20,603,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $45,677,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $8,127,000
  • Total revenue: $74,407,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $36,693,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $42,237,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $11,210,000
  • Expenditures per student: not available
  • Total expenditures: $70,087,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $18,294,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $3,370,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $500,000

Information on Schools within Garden City

Elementary Schools within the Garden City

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Alta Brown Elementary
1110 East Pine
Garden City, KS 67846
620-276-5230
  • Total: 413
  • Pre-k: 50
  • Kindergarten: 79
  • 1st grade: 74
  • 2nd grade: 80
  • 3rd grade: 66
  • 4th grade: 64
12 to 1 34 Prekindergarten 4th Grade
Bernadine Sitts Intermediate Center
3101 North Belmont
Garden City, KS 67846
620-276-5345
  • Total: 542
  • 5th grade: 287
  • 6th grade: 255
13 to 1 42 5th Grade 6th Grade
Buffalo Jones Elementary
708 Taylor Ave
Garden City, KS 67846
620-276-5235
  • Total: 365
  • Pre-k: 58
  • Kindergarten: 64
  • 1st grade: 61
  • 2nd grade: 50
  • 3rd grade: 70
  • 4th grade: 62
12 to 1 30 Prekindergarten 4th Grade
Charles O Stones Intermediate Center
401 North Jennie Barker Rd
Garden City, KS 67846
620-276-5365
  • Total: 448
  • 5th grade: 242
  • 6th grade: 202
  • 7th grade: 2
  • 8th grade: 2
12 to 1 38 4th Grade 8th Grade
Edith Scheuerman Elementary
1901 Wilcox
Garden City, KS 67846
620-276-5240
  • Total: 249
  • Kindergarten: 44
  • 1st grade: 42
  • 2nd grade: 45
  • 3rd grade: 61
  • 4th grade: 57
12 to 1 22 Prekindergarten 4th Grade
Florence Wilson Elementary
1709 Labrador Blvd
Garden City, KS 67846
620-276-5245
  • Total: 480
  • Pre-k: 62
  • Kindergarten: 109
  • 1st grade: 93
  • 2nd grade: 84
  • 3rd grade: 70
  • 4th grade: 62
14 to 1 34 Prekindergarten 4th Grade
Garfield Elementary
121 West Walnut
Garden City, KS 67846
620-276-5250
  • Total: 278
  • Kindergarten: 75
  • 1st grade: 55
  • 2nd grade: 48
  • 3rd grade: 61
12 to 1 23 Prekindergarten 4th Grade
Georgia Matthews Elementary
111 Johnson
Garden City, KS 67846
620-276-5255
  • Total: 262
  • Pre-k: 44
  • Kindergarten: 44
  • 1st grade: 46
  • 2nd grade: 42
  • 3rd grade: 47
  • 4th grade: 39
14 to 1 19 Prekindergarten 4th Grade
Gertrude Walker Elementary
805 West Fair
Garden City, KS 67846
620-276-5260
  • Total: 315
  • Pre-k: 15
  • Kindergarten: 63
  • 1st grade: 58
  • 2nd grade: 60
  • 3rd grade: 48
  • 4th grade: 71
14 to 1 23 Prekindergarten 4th Grade
Jennie Barker Elementary
5585 North Jennie Barker Rd
Garden City, KS 67846
620-276-5290
  • Total: 150
  • Kindergarten: 19
  • 1st grade: 22
  • 2nd grade: 21
  • 3rd grade: 19
  • 4th grade: 26
  • 5th grade: 22
  • 6th grade: 21
15 to 1 10 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Jennie Wilson Elementary
1401 East Harding
Garden City, KS 67846
620-276-5265
  • Total: 229
  • Pre-k: 7
  • Kindergarten: 44
  • 1st grade: 43
  • 2nd grade: 43
  • 3rd grade: 45
  • 4th grade: 47
15 to 1 16 Prekindergarten 4th Grade
Pierceville-plymell Elementary
20 West Placeymell Rd
Garden City, KS 67846
620-276-5295
  • Total: 120
  • Kindergarten: 22
  • 1st grade: 17
  • 2nd grade: 21
  • 3rd grade: 15
  • 4th grade: 13
  • 5th grade: 20
  • 6th grade: 12
12 to 1 10 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Victor Ornelas Elementary
3401 East Spruce
Garden City, KS 67846
620-276-5270
  • Total: 437
  • Pre-k: 47
  • Kindergarten: 85
  • 1st grade: 71
  • 2nd grade: 97
  • 3rd grade: 74
  • 4th grade: 63
12 to 1 37 Prekindergarten 4th Grade

Middle Schools within the Garden City

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Abe Hubert Middle School
1205 A St
Garden City, KS 67846
620-276-5200
  • Total: 495
  • 7th grade: 261
  • 8th grade: 234
12 to 1 42 7th Grade 8th Grade
Charles O Stones Intermediate Center
401 North Jennie Barker Rd
Garden City, KS 67846
620-276-5365
  • Total: 448
  • 5th grade: 242
  • 6th grade: 202
  • 7th grade: 2
  • 8th grade: 2
12 to 1 38 4th Grade 8th Grade
Kenneth Henderson Middle
2406 Fleming
Garden City, KS 67846
620-276-5210
  • Total: 559
  • 7th grade: 270
  • 8th grade: 289
13 to 1 43 7th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Garden City

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Garden City Senior High
1412 North Main
Garden City, KS 67846
620-276-5170
  • Total: 1,901
  • 9th grade: 573
  • 10th grade: 480
  • 11th grade: 444
  • 12th grade: 404
17 to 1 114 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $15,396
  • Median family income: $42,384
  • Median male income: $24,157
  • Median female income: $16,292
  • Median income of a renter: $24,589
  • Median income of a home owner: $45,377
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    2,175 2,025 2,210 2,060 620