Average Teacher Salary in West Platte County R-II

The average teacher salary in West Platte County R-II is $38,098.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $25,570 $15,955 $18,175 $23,210 $30,650 $39,685
Kindergarten $42,340 $28,970 $32,930 $39,640 $49,260 $61,075
Elementary $40,725 $27,735 $31,925 $38,270 $46,895 $58,755
Middle school $40,460 $28,050 $33,145 $39,220 $47,155 $55,860
High school $41,395 $28,895 $33,165 $40,095 $48,540 $57,385

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General Facts

  • Staff: 82
  • Full time teachers: 56
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 13 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 0
  • Instructional Coordinators: 1
  • Elementary Teachers: 26
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 3
  • Pre-K Teachers: 0
  • High School Teachers: 27
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 841

Financial Statistics for West Platte County R-II

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $4,587,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $1,464,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $324,000
  • Total revenue: $6,375,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $3,539,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $3,556,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $763,000
  • Expenditures per student: $93,000
  • Total expenditures: $7,320,000

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 West Platte County R-II

Elementary Schools within the West Platte County R-II

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Central Elementary
1213 Central Dr
Dexter, MO 63841
573-614-1020
  • Total: 502
  • Pre-k: 57
  • Kindergarten: 176
  • 1st grade: 178
  • 2nd grade: 149
15 to 1 33 3rd Grade 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the West Platte County R-II

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
West Platte High
1103 Washington St
Weston, MO 64098
816-640-2292
  • Total: 339
  • 7th grade: 45
  • 8th grade: 50
  • 9th grade: 56
  • 10th grade: 61
  • 11th grade: 61
  • 12th grade: 66
12 to 1 28 7th Grade 12th Grade

High Schools within the West Platte County R-II

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
West Platte High
1103 Washington St
Weston, MO 64098
816-640-2292
  • Total: 339
  • 7th grade: 45
  • 8th grade: 50
  • 9th grade: 56
  • 10th grade: 61
  • 11th grade: 61
  • 12th grade: 66
12 to 1 28 7th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $22,201
  • Median family income: $57,344
  • Median male income: $32,012
  • Median female income: $20,734
  • Median income of a renter: $29,318
  • Median income of a home owner: $56,960
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    140 180 265 415 110