Average Teacher Salary in Blue Springs R-IV

The average teacher salary in Blue Springs R-IV is $41,480.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $26,000 $16,310 $18,220 $22,560 $30,960 $42,100
Kindergarten $47,950 $31,570 $36,560 $43,950 $55,770 $72,000
Elementary $45,630 $31,090 $35,500 $41,830 $52,230 $66,780
Middle school $43,220 $30,170 $35,310 $41,710 $50,480 $59,810
High school $44,600 $31,440 $36,200 $43,130 $52,090 $62,230

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General Facts

  • Staff: 1,888
  • Full time teachers: 920
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 14 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 242
  • Instructional Coordinators: 18
  • Elementary Teachers: 362
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 58
  • Pre-K Teachers: 19
  • High School Teachers: 480
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 13,949

Financial Statistics for Blue Springs R-IV

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $92,391,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $40,564,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $5,143,000
  • Total revenue: $138,098,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $73,238,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $80,068,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $18,188,000
  • Expenditures per student: $3,857,000
  • Total expenditures: $139,687,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $0
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $0
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $0

Information on Schools within Blue Springs R-IV

Elementary Schools within the Blue Springs R-IV

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Chapel Lakes Elementary
3701 NE Independence Ave
Lees Summit, MO 64064
816-525-9100
  • Total: 436
  • Kindergarten: 54
  • 1st grade: 68
  • 2nd grade: 83
  • 3rd grade: 65
  • 4th grade: 86
  • 5th grade: 80
17 to 1 27 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Cordill-mason Elementary
4001 SW Christiansen Rd
Blue Springs, MO 64014
816-224-1370
  • Total: 544
  • Kindergarten: 72
  • 1st grade: 87
  • 2nd grade: 88
  • 3rd grade: 106
  • 4th grade: 87
  • 5th grade: 104
17 to 1 33 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Daniel Young Elementary
505 SE Shamrock Ln
Blue Springs, MO 64014
816-224-1335
  • Total: 445
  • Kindergarten: 69
  • 1st grade: 64
  • 2nd grade: 69
  • 3rd grade: 75
  • 4th grade: 87
  • 5th grade: 81
15 to 1 30 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Franklin Smith Elementary
1609 Clark Rd
Blue Springs, MO 64015
816-224-1375
  • Total: 387
  • Kindergarten: 70
  • 1st grade: 62
  • 2nd grade: 55
  • 3rd grade: 62
  • 4th grade: 64
  • 5th grade: 74
12 to 1 33 Kindergarten 5th Grade
James Lewis Elementary
717 NW Park Rd
Blue Springs, MO 64015
816-224-1345
  • Total: 497
  • Kindergarten: 69
  • 1st grade: 80
  • 2nd grade: 71
  • 3rd grade: 91
  • 4th grade: 79
  • 5th grade: 107
15 to 1 34 Kindergarten 5th Grade
James Walker Elementary
201 SE Sunnyside School Rd
Blue Springs, MO 64014
816-224-1380
  • Total: 474
  • Kindergarten: 83
  • 1st grade: 91
  • 2nd grade: 76
  • 3rd grade: 69
  • 4th grade: 73
  • 5th grade: 82
17 to 1 28 Kindergarten 5th Grade
John Nowlin Elementary
5020 NW Valley View Rd
Blue Springs, MO 64015
816-224-1355
  • Total: 455
  • Kindergarten: 87
  • 1st grade: 80
  • 2nd grade: 64
  • 3rd grade: 74
  • 4th grade: 67
  • 5th grade: 83
16 to 1 29 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Liggett Trail Education Center
3575 SW Liggett Rd
Blue Springs, MO 64015
816-224-1360
  • Total: 200
  • Pre-k: 186
  • Kindergarten: 2
  • 1st grade: 1
  • 2nd grade: 2
  • 3rd grade: 3
  • 4th grade: 2
  • 5th grade: 1
  • 9th grade: 1
  • 12th grade: 2
9 to 1 22 Prekindergarten 12th Grade
Lucy Franklin Elementary
111 NE Roanoke Dr
Blue Springs, MO 64014
816-224-1390
  • Total: 624
  • Kindergarten: 96
  • 1st grade: 99
  • 2nd grade: 103
  • 3rd grade: 116
  • 4th grade: 101
  • 5th grade: 109
17 to 1 37 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Sunny Pointe Elementary
3920 South R D Mize Rd
Blue Springs, MO 64015
816-224-7800
  • Total: 513
  • Kindergarten: 79
  • 1st grade: 74
  • 2nd grade: 101
  • 3rd grade: 81
  • 4th grade: 88
  • 5th grade: 90
15 to 1 35 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Thomas J. Ultican Elementary
1813 Main St
Blue Springs, MO 64015
816-224-1365
  • Total: 417
  • Kindergarten: 70
  • 1st grade: 68
  • 2nd grade: 77
  • 3rd grade: 72
  • 4th grade: 70
  • 5th grade: 60
15 to 1 29 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Voy Spears Jr. Elementary
201 NE Anderson
Lees Summit, MO 64064
816-478-9899
  • Total: 638
  • Kindergarten: 95
  • 1st grade: 93
  • 2nd grade: 106
  • 3rd grade: 109
  • 4th grade: 127
  • 5th grade: 108
16 to 1 39 Kindergarten 5th Grade
William Bryant Elementary
1101 SE Sunnyside School Rd
Blue Springs, MO 64014
816-224-1340
  • Total: 520
  • Kindergarten: 93
  • 1st grade: 76
  • 2nd grade: 89
  • 3rd grade: 90
  • 4th grade: 92
  • 5th grade: 80
16 to 1 32 Kindergarten 5th Grade
William Yates Elementary
3600 Davidson Rd
Independence, MO 64055
816-224-1350
  • Total: 379
  • Kindergarten: 76
  • 1st grade: 57
  • 2nd grade: 63
  • 3rd grade: 68
  • 4th grade: 63
  • 5th grade: 52
12 to 1 31 Kindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Blue Springs R-IV

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Brittany Hill Middle
2701 NW 1st St
Blue Springs, MO 64014
816-224-1700
  • Total: 799
  • 6th grade: 286
  • 7th grade: 234
  • 8th grade: 279
15 to 1 52 6th Grade 8th Grade
Delta Woods Middle
4401 NE Lakewood Way
Lees Summit, MO 64064
816-795-5830
  • Total: 715
  • 6th grade: 236
  • 7th grade: 260
  • 8th grade: 219
15 to 1 49 6th Grade 8th Grade
Moreland Ridge Middle
900 SW Bishop Dr
Blue Springs, MO 64015
816-224-1800
  • Total: 960
  • 6th grade: 349
  • 7th grade: 308
  • 8th grade: 303
16 to 1 59 6th Grade 8th Grade
Sunny Vale Middle
3930 South R D Mize Rd
Blue Springs, MO 64015
816-224-1330
  • Total: 717
  • 6th grade: 241
  • 7th grade: 236
  • 8th grade: 240
15 to 1 49 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Blue Springs R-IV

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Blue Springs High
2000 NW Ashton Dr
Blue Springs, MO 64015
816-229-3459
  • Total: 1,811
  • 9th grade: 35
  • 10th grade: 618
  • 11th grade: 630
  • 12th grade: 528
17 to 1 107 9th Grade 12th Grade
Blue Springs South High
1200 SE Adams Dairy Pkwy
Blue Springs, MO 64014
816-224-1315
  • Total: 1,346
  • 9th grade: 21
  • 10th grade: 466
  • 11th grade: 426
  • 12th grade: 433
15 to 1 92 9th Grade 12th Grade
Freshman Center - G. Baker Building
2103 NW Vesper
Blue Springs, MO 64015
816-224-1325
  • Total: 1,072
  • 9th grade: 1,072
18 to 1 60 9th Grade 9th Grade
Liggett Trail Education Center
3575 SW Liggett Rd
Blue Springs, MO 64015
816-224-1360
  • Total: 200
  • Pre-k: 186
  • Kindergarten: 2
  • 1st grade: 1
  • 2nd grade: 2
  • 3rd grade: 3
  • 4th grade: 2
  • 5th grade: 1
  • 9th grade: 1
  • 12th grade: 2
9 to 1 22 Prekindergarten 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $25,506
  • Median family income: $63,910
  • Median male income: $37,667
  • Median female income: $23,213
  • Median income of a renter: $35,279
  • Median income of a home owner: $64,523
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    1,635 2,605 4,315 6,355 3,845