Average Teacher Salary in Portage Public Schools

The average teacher salary in Portage Public Schools is $44,655.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $26,118 $16,477 $17,863 $19,720 $31,105 $48,035
Kindergarten $51,320 $25,572 $39,194 $52,069 $64,570 $72,435
Elementary $48,642 $31,955 $37,302 $47,737 $60,945 $68,792
Middle school $48,074 $30,763 $35,875 $46,775 $61,019 $68,442
High school $49,124 $31,931 $36,243 $45,860 $61,377 $73,007

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General Facts

  • Staff: 1,007
  • Full time teachers: 502
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 16 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 25
  • Instructional Coordinators: 13
  • Elementary Teachers: 171
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 18
  • Pre-K Teachers: 0
  • High School Teachers: 239
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 8,568

Financial Statistics for Portage Public Schools

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $37,295,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $46,988,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $1,547,000
  • Total revenue: $85,830,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $46,333,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $44,205,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $20,966,000
  • Expenditures per student: $2,199,000
  • Total expenditures: $82,690,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $24,555,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $2,483,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $418,000

Information on Schools within Portage Public Schools

Elementary Schools within the Portage Public Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Amberly Elementary School
6637 Amberly St
Portage, MI 49024
269-323-5900
  • Total: 560
  • Kindergarten: 131
  • 1st grade: 73
  • 2nd grade: 87
  • 3rd grade: 91
  • 4th grade: 80
  • 5th grade: 98
18 to 1 30 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Angling Road Elementary School
5340 Angling Rd
Portage, MI 49024
269-323-6000
  • Total: 432
  • Kindergarten: 81
  • 1st grade: 69
  • 2nd grade: 60
  • 3rd grade: 78
  • 4th grade: 69
  • 5th grade: 75
19 to 1 22 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Central Elementary School
8422 South Westnedge Ave
Portage, MI 49002
269-323-6100
  • Total: 371
  • Kindergarten: 94
  • 1st grade: 43
  • 2nd grade: 51
  • 3rd grade: 80
  • 4th grade: 61
  • 5th grade: 72
15 to 1 25 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Haverhill Elementary School
6633 Haverhill Ave
Portage, MI 49024
269-323-6200
  • Total: 427
  • Kindergarten: 80
  • 1st grade: 58
  • 2nd grade: 78
  • 3rd grade: 75
  • 4th grade: 64
  • 5th grade: 72
17 to 1 25 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Lake Center Elementary School
10011 Portage Rd
Portage, MI 49002
269-323-6300
  • Total: 549
  • Kindergarten: 87
  • 1st grade: 92
  • 2nd grade: 97
  • 3rd grade: 94
  • 4th grade: 87
  • 5th grade: 92
18 to 1 30 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Moorsbridge Elementary School
7361 Moors Bridge Rd
Portage, MI 49024
269-323-6400
  • Total: 582
  • Kindergarten: 73
  • 1st grade: 93
  • 2nd grade: 96
  • 3rd grade: 102
  • 4th grade: 95
  • 5th grade: 123
18 to 1 32 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Waylee Elementary School
8106 Waylee St
Portage, MI 49002
269-323-6500
  • Total: 364
  • Kindergarten: 82
  • 1st grade: 54
  • 2nd grade: 59
  • 3rd grade: 50
  • 4th grade: 62
  • 5th grade: 57
15 to 1 24 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Woodland Elementary School
6465 Livernois Rd
Troy, MI 48098
248-537-6900
  • Total: 357
  • Kindergarten: 159
  • 1st grade: 118
  • 2nd grade: 115
  • 3rd grade: 103
  • 4th grade: 121
  • 5th grade: 124
16 to 1 22 Prekindergarten 4th Grade

Middle Schools within the Portage Public Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Portage Central Middle School
8305 South Westnedge Ave
Portage, MI 49002
269-323-5600
  • Total: 699
  • 6th grade: 235
  • 7th grade: 249
  • 8th grade: 215
17 to 1 40 6th Grade 8th Grade
Portage North Middle School
5808 Oregon Ave
Portage, MI 49024
269-323-5700
  • Total: 587
  • 6th grade: 192
  • 7th grade: 205
  • 8th grade: 190
16 to 1 37 6th Grade 8th Grade
Portage West Middle School
7145 Moors Bridge Rd
Portage, MI 49024
269-323-5800
  • Total: 691
  • 6th grade: 209
  • 7th grade: 229
  • 8th grade: 253
17 to 1 40 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Portage Public Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Portage Central High School
8135 South Westnedge Ave
Portage, MI 49002
269-323-5200
  • Total: 1,412
  • 9th grade: 345
  • 10th grade: 334
  • 11th grade: 368
  • 12th grade: 365
19 to 1 75 9th Grade 12th Grade
Portage Northern High School
1000 Idaho Ave
Portage, MI 49024
616-323-5400
  • Total: 1,304
  • 9th grade: 351
  • 10th grade: 335
  • 11th grade: 291
  • 12th grade: 327
17 to 1 75 9th Grade 12th Grade

Other Schools within the Portage Public Schools (Alternative, Special Education)

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Portage Community High School
1010 West Milham Ave
Portage, MI 49024
269-323-6700
  • Total: 233
  • 7th grade: 2
  • 8th grade: 3
  • 9th grade: 89
  • 10th grade: 60
  • 11th grade: 24
  • 12th grade: 55
24 to 1 10 6th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $26,152
  • Median family income: $63,452
  • Median male income: $37,803
  • Median female income: $20,377
  • Median income of a renter: $28,601
  • Median income of a home owner: $63,501
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    1,425 1,850 2,910 4,105 3,075