Average Teacher Salary in Highland Park City Schools

The average teacher salary in Highland Park City Schools is $48,500.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $34,510 $19,010 $23,960 $35,250 $43,330 $49,600
Kindergarten $51,290 $29,660 $35,930 $45,570 $67,980 $80,080
Elementary $56,210 $37,350 $43,390 $51,030 $71,660 $82,940
Middle school $51,910 $34,130 $40,490 $48,060 $62,970 $80,850
High school $48,580 $34,790 $39,250 $45,400 $52,140 $73,720

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General Facts

  • Staff: 354
  • Full time teachers: 154
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 20 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 31
  • Instructional Coordinators: 1
  • Elementary Teachers: 37
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 6
  • Pre-K Teachers: 1
  • High School Teachers: 49
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 2,856

Financial Statistics for Highland Park City Schools

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $4,014,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $24,406,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $4,675,000
  • Total revenue: $33,095,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $15,120,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $15,205,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $7,631,000
  • Expenditures per student: $465,000
  • Total expenditures: $34,621,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $5,848,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $1,091,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $400,000

Information on Schools within Highland Park City Schools

Elementary Schools within the Highland Park City Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Barber Focus School Of Math Science Technology
45 East Buena Vista St
Highland Park, MI 48203
313-957-3005
  • Total: 419
  • Kindergarten: 22
  • 1st grade: 36
  • 2nd grade: 32
  • 3rd grade: 48
  • 4th grade: 45
  • 5th grade: 34
  • 6th grade: 61
  • 7th grade: 76
  • 8th grade: 65
18 to 1 24 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Cortland Elementary School
138 Cortland St
Highland Park, MI 48203
313-957-3003
  • Total: 195
  • Kindergarten: 22
  • 1st grade: 37
  • 2nd grade: 40
  • 3rd grade: 29
  • 4th grade: 36
  • 5th grade: 31
7 to 1 27 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Ford Acad. For Comm/perf Arts
131 Pilgrim St
Highland Park, MI 48203
313-957-3004
  • Total: 424
  • Kindergarten: 39
  • 1st grade: 45
  • 2nd grade: 44
  • 3rd grade: 33
  • 4th grade: 30
  • 5th grade: 45
  • 6th grade: 52
  • 7th grade: 66
  • 8th grade: 70
12 to 1 35 Prekindergarten 8th Grade

Middle Schools within the Highland Park City Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Barber Focus School Of Math Science Technology
45 East Buena Vista St
Highland Park, MI 48203
313-957-3005
  • Total: 419
  • Kindergarten: 22
  • 1st grade: 36
  • 2nd grade: 32
  • 3rd grade: 48
  • 4th grade: 45
  • 5th grade: 34
  • 6th grade: 61
  • 7th grade: 76
  • 8th grade: 65
18 to 1 24 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Ford Acad. For Comm/perf Arts
131 Pilgrim St
Highland Park, MI 48203
313-957-3004
  • Total: 424
  • Kindergarten: 39
  • 1st grade: 45
  • 2nd grade: 44
  • 3rd grade: 33
  • 4th grade: 30
  • 5th grade: 45
  • 6th grade: 52
  • 7th grade: 66
  • 8th grade: 70
12 to 1 35 Prekindergarten 8th Grade

High Schools within the Highland Park City Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Highland Park Community High School
15900 Woodward Ave
Highland Park, MI 48203
313-957-3001
  • Total: 926
  • 9th grade: 235
  • 10th grade: 423
  • 11th grade: 106
  • 12th grade: 162
20 to 1 47 9th Grade 12th Grade

Other Schools within the Highland Park City Schools (Alternative, Special Education)

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Career Academy/adult Education
Glendale At Second Ave
Highland Park, MI 48203
313-957-3007
  • Total: 892
  • 9th grade: 373
  • 10th grade: 350
  • 11th grade: 72
  • 12th grade: 97
45 to 1 20 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $12,121
  • Median family income: $26,484
  • Median male income: $18,898
  • Median female income: $15,317
  • Median income of a renter: $13,198
  • Median income of a home owner: $32,036
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    1,680 685 580 485 135