Average Teacher Salary in Petersburg City Public Schools

The average teacher salary in Petersburg City Public Schools is $46,844.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $23,770 $15,180 $17,480 $21,150 $24,970 $36,280
Kindergarten $49,700 $23,540 $38,520 $51,290 $62,200 $73,120
Elementary $53,160 $37,050 $43,880 $53,190 $62,320 $71,580
Middle school $53,210 $37,090 $43,320 $52,440 $62,560 $73,500
High school $54,380 $38,250 $44,890 $54,310 $63,410 $73,620

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General Facts

  • Staff: 714
  • Full time teachers: 289
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 16 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 68
  • Instructional Coordinators: 49
  • Elementary Teachers: 101
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 19
  • Pre-K Teachers: 20
  • High School Teachers: 149
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 4,675

Financial Statistics for Petersburg City Public Schools

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $9,630,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $34,704,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $8,856,000
  • Total revenue: $53,190,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $27,277,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $30,911,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $9,996,000
  • Expenditures per student: $232,000
  • Total expenditures: $53,921,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $11,374,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $2,628,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $1,227,000

Information on Schools within Petersburg City Public Schools

Elementary Schools within the Petersburg City Public Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
A.p. Hill Elementary
1450 Talley Ave
Petersburg, VA 23803
804-862-7002
  • Total: 528
  • Kindergarten: 84
  • 1st grade: 89
  • 2nd grade: 93
  • 3rd grade: 94
  • 4th grade: 88
  • 5th grade: 80
20 to 1 26 Kindergarten 5th Grade
J.e.b. Stuart Elementary
100 Placeeasants Ln
Petersburg, VA 23803
804-862-7013
  • Total: 451
  • Kindergarten: 80
  • 1st grade: 67
  • 2nd grade: 82
  • 3rd grade: 70
  • 4th grade: 72
  • 5th grade: 80
15 to 1 31 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Robert E. Lee Elementary
51 Gibbons St
Petersburg, VA 23803
804-862-7007
  • Total: 412
  • Kindergarten: 73
  • 1st grade: 87
  • 2nd grade: 69
  • 3rd grade: 54
  • 4th grade: 64
  • 5th grade: 65
15 to 1 27 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Walnut Hill Elementary
300 South Blvd
Petersburg, VA 23805
804-862-7005
  • Total: 709
  • Kindergarten: 118
  • 1st grade: 142
  • 2nd grade: 112
  • 3rd grade: 128
  • 4th grade: 110
  • 5th grade: 99
20 to 1 35 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Westview Early Childhood Ed. Center
1100 Patterson St
Petersburg, VA 23803
804-862-7010
  • Total: 293
  • Pre-k: 293
14 to 1 21 Prekindergarten Prekindergarten

Middle Schools within the Petersburg City Public Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Peabody Middle
725 Wesley St
Petersburg, VA 23803
804-862-7075
  • Total: 602
  • 6th grade: 285
  • 7th grade: 317
18 to 1 34 6th Grade 7th Grade
Vernon Johns Jr. High
3101 Homestead Dr
Petersburg, VA 23805
804-862-7020
  • Total: 671
  • 8th grade: 309
  • 9th grade: 362
16 to 1 42 8th Grade 9th Grade

High Schools within the Petersburg City Public Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Petersburg High
3101 Johnson Rd
Petersburg, VA 23805
804-862-7096
  • Total: 1,009
  • 10th grade: 433
  • 11th grade: 294
  • 12th grade: 282
14 to 1 73 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $15,989
  • Median family income: $33,955
  • Median male income: $23,145
  • Median female income: $16,647
  • Median income of a renter: $21,500
  • Median income of a home owner: $40,017
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    3,080 1,820 1,590 1,575 455

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