Average Teacher Salary in Northwest Community Schools

The average teacher salary in Northwest Community Schools is $49,669.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $32,126 $18,341 $21,631 $31,326 $37,751 $51,961
Kindergarten $56,010 $30,150 $39,770 $57,130 $73,800 $81,340
Elementary $53,858 $36,060 $42,758 $54,575 $65,285 $72,390
Middle school $55,176 $36,511 $42,890 $56,821 $65,660 $73,155
High school $51,175 $34,215 $38,831 $47,555 $63,586 $75,853

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General Facts

  • Staff: 329
  • Full time teachers: 169
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 18 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 11
  • Instructional Coordinators: 4
  • Elementary Teachers: 52
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 8
  • Pre-K Teachers: 0
  • High School Teachers: 81
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 3,152

Financial Statistics for Northwest Community Schools

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $6,729,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $21,590,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $975,000
  • Total revenue: $29,294,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $17,853,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $15,733,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $9,174,000
  • Expenditures per student: $220,000
  • Total expenditures: $29,009,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $7,716,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $1,563,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $0

Information on Schools within Northwest Community Schools

Elementary Schools within the Northwest Community Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Flora List Elementary School
6900 Rives Junction Rd
Jackson, MI 49201
517-569-2247
  • Total: 417
  • Kindergarten: 253
  • 1st grade: 164
21 to 1 20 Prekindergarten 1st Grade
Northwest Elementary School
1233 Bower St
Howell, MI 48843
517-548-6297
  • Total: 530
  • Kindergarten: 78
  • 1st grade: 96
  • 2nd grade: 85
  • 3rd grade: 87
  • 4th grade: 105
  • 5th grade: 79
20 to 1 27 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Parnall Elementary School
3737 Lansing Ave
Jackson, MI 49202
517-768-4500
  • Total: 408
  • 2nd grade: 198
  • 3rd grade: 210
19 to 1 22 2nd Grade 3rd Grade

Middle Schools within the Northwest Community Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
R.w. Kidder Middle School
6700 Rives Junction Rd
Jackson, MI 49201
517-569-2247
  • Total: 749
  • 6th grade: 254
  • 7th grade: 227
  • 8th grade: 268
18 to 1 42 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Northwest Community Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Northwest High School
4200 Van Horn Rd
Jackson, MI 49201
517-569-2247
  • Total: 979
  • 9th grade: 276
  • 10th grade: 249
  • 11th grade: 250
  • 12th grade: 204
19 to 1 53 9th Grade 12th Grade

Other Schools within the Northwest Community Schools (Alternative, Special Education)

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Northwest Alternative High School
4100 Van Horn Rd
Jackson, MI 49201
517-569-2247
  • Total: 69
  • 10th grade: 8
  • 11th grade: 27
  • 12th grade: 34
12 to 1 6 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $21,552
  • Median family income: $51,721
  • Median male income: $31,042
  • Median female income: $18,363
  • Median income of a renter: $26,173
  • Median income of a home owner: $50,500
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    870 1,145 1,555 1,600 765