Average Teacher Salary in Poughkeepsie City School District

The average teacher salary in Poughkeepsie City School District is $59,854.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $28,760 $17,180 $19,360 $25,500 $33,280 $45,440
Kindergarten $68,020 $43,730 $54,350 $65,590 $82,510 $101,490
Elementary $67,160 $47,220 $54,860 $64,640 $78,860 $96,090
Middle school $68,470 $46,510 $54,650 $66,190 $82,440 $96,950
High school $66,860 $45,340 $53,800 $65,310 $80,440 $94,770

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General Facts

  • Staff: 692
  • Full time teachers: 353
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 14 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 39
  • Instructional Coordinators: 1
  • Elementary Teachers: 137
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 22
  • Pre-K Teachers: 0
  • High School Teachers: 116
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 4,559

Financial Statistics for Poughkeepsie City School District

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $20,724,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $52,073,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $6,290,000
  • Total revenue: $79,087,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $53,961,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $45,175,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $18,430,000
  • Expenditures per student: $784,000
  • Total expenditures: $78,291,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $18,796,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $5,260,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $0

Information on Schools within Poughkeepsie City School District

Elementary Schools within the Poughkeepsie City School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Columbus School
12 South Perry St
Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
845-451-4630
  • Total: 249
  • Kindergarten: 48
  • 1st grade: 45
  • 2nd grade: 35
  • 3rd grade: 39
  • 4th grade: 42
  • 5th grade: 39
16 to 1 16 Kindergarten 5th Grade
G W Krieger School
265 Hooker Ave
Poughkeepsie, NY 12603
845-451-4660
  • Total: 544
  • Kindergarten: 94
  • 1st grade: 86
  • 2nd grade: 70
  • 3rd grade: 89
  • 4th grade: 109
  • 5th grade: 96
14 to 1 38 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Gov George Clinton School
100 Montgomery St
Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
845-451-4600
  • Total: 372
  • Kindergarten: 70
  • 1st grade: 71
  • 2nd grade: 67
  • 3rd grade: 46
  • 4th grade: 65
  • 5th grade: 53
17 to 1 22 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Morse Young Child Magnet School
101 Mansion St
Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
845-451-4690
  • Total: 426
  • Kindergarten: 97
  • 1st grade: 98
  • 2nd grade: 92
  • 3rd grade: 95
  • 4th grade: 44
14 to 1 31 Kindergarten 4th Grade
W W Smith School
400 Church St
Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
845-451-4720
  • Total: 333
  • Kindergarten: 46
  • 1st grade: 48
  • 2nd grade: 59
  • 3rd grade: 31
  • 4th grade: 50
  • 5th grade: 99
14 to 1 24 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Warring Magnet Academy Of Science And Technology
283 Mansion St
Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
845-451-4750
  • Total: 371
  • Kindergarten: 61
  • 1st grade: 67
  • 2nd grade: 75
  • 3rd grade: 51
  • 4th grade: 56
  • 5th grade: 61
14 to 1 27 Kindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Poughkeepsie City School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Poughkeepsie Middle School
55 College Ave
Poughkeepsie, NY 12603
845-451-4800
  • Total: 1,000
  • 6th grade: 365
  • 7th grade: 322
  • 8th grade: 313
12 to 1 87 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Poughkeepsie City School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Poughkeepsie High School
70 Forbus St
Poughkeepsie, NY 12603
845-451-4850
  • Total: 1,264
  • 9th grade: 432
  • 10th grade: 339
  • 11th grade: 275
  • 12th grade: 215
14 to 1 93 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $16,759
  • Median family income: $35,779
  • Median male income: $21,354
  • Median female income: $17,262
  • Median income of a renter: $20,623
  • Median income of a home owner: $52,016
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    2,375 1,260 1,205 1,075 760

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