Average Teacher Salary in Buchanan Community Schools

The average teacher salary in Buchanan Community Schools is $46,042.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $36,970 $17,990 $21,440 $34,230 $53,730 $60,430
Kindergarten $41,230 $26,820 $34,560 $39,220 $51,140 $57,700
Elementary $49,040 $34,350 $39,550 $48,030 $58,790 $67,510
Middle school $52,980 $36,100 $39,950 $50,540 $63,600 $75,360
High school $49,990 $35,210 $40,830 $49,970 $58,670 $65,600

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General Facts

  • Staff: 189
  • Full time teachers: 88
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 19 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 16
  • Instructional Coordinators: 1
  • Elementary Teachers: 29
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 4
  • Pre-K Teachers: 2
  • High School Teachers: 41
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 1,675

Financial Statistics for Buchanan Community Schools

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $3,805,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $11,242,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $573,000
  • Total revenue: $15,620,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $7,955,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $8,267,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $3,775,000
  • Expenditures per student: $229,000
  • Total expenditures: $14,435,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $3,978,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $635,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $153,000

Information on Schools within Buchanan Community Schools

Elementary Schools within the Buchanan Community Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Moccasin Elementary School
410 Moccasin St
Buchanan, MI 49107
269-695-8408
  • Total: 313
  • Kindergarten: 63
  • 1st grade: 43
  • 2nd grade: 43
  • 3rd grade: 53
  • 4th grade: 52
  • 5th grade: 48
18 to 1 18 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Ottawa Elementary School
109 Ottawa St
Buchanan, MI 49107
269-695-8409
  • Total: 285
  • Kindergarten: 42
  • 1st grade: 45
  • 2nd grade: 42
  • 3rd grade: 53
  • 4th grade: 52
  • 5th grade: 51
20 to 1 14 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Stark Elementary School
502 Claremont St
Buchanan, MI 49107
269-695-8407
  • Total: 193
  • Kindergarten: 42
  • 1st grade: 47
  • 2nd grade: 24
  • 3rd grade: 27
  • 4th grade: 28
  • 5th grade: 25
21 to 1 9 Kindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Buchanan Community Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Buchanan Middle School
610 West 4th St
Buchanan, MI 49107
269-695-8406
  • Total: 384
  • 6th grade: 133
  • 7th grade: 116
  • 8th grade: 135
20 to 1 19 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Buchanan Community Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Buchanan High School
401 West Chicago St
Buchanan, MI 49107
269-695-8403
  • Total: 500
  • 9th grade: 136
  • 10th grade: 130
  • 11th grade: 133
  • 12th grade: 101
18 to 1 28 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $17,875
  • Median family income: $45,605
  • Median male income: $30,030
  • Median female income: $17,011
  • Median income of a renter: $20,133
  • Median income of a home owner: $43,089
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    540 600 675 705 250