Average Teacher Salary in Suffolk City Public Schools

The average teacher salary in Suffolk City Public Schools is $46,652.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $21,980 $14,560 $15,870 $18,390 $23,990 $32,790
Kindergarten $45,090 $19,990 $25,150 $42,560 $59,730 $76,820
Elementary $54,380 $36,540 $42,380 $51,100 $64,730 $80,900
Middle school $56,470 $37,240 $43,540 $53,650 $67,640 $83,370
High school $55,340 $36,970 $42,450 $51,910 $65,700 $82,090

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General Facts

  • Staff: 2,328
  • Full time teachers: 804
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 17 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 286
  • Instructional Coordinators: 153
  • Elementary Teachers: 305
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 55
  • Pre-K Teachers: 26
  • High School Teachers: 418
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 14,093

Financial Statistics for Suffolk City Public Schools

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $64,534,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $76,081,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $10,614,000
  • Total revenue: $151,229,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $79,078,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $80,676,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $25,375,000
  • Expenditures per student: $540,000
  • Total expenditures: $141,781,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $35,085,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $9,969,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $1,780,000

Information on Schools within Suffolk City Public Schools

Elementary Schools within the Suffolk City Public Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Booker T. Washington Elementary
204 Walnut St
Suffolk, VA 23434
757-934-6226
  • Total: 453
  • Pre-k: 49
  • Kindergarten: 64
  • 1st grade: 64
  • 2nd grade: 81
  • 3rd grade: 63
  • 4th grade: 69
  • 5th grade: 63
16 to 1 29 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Creekside Elementary
1000 Bennetts Creek Park Rd
Suffolk, VA 23435
757-923-4251
  • Total: 780
  • Pre-k: 7
  • Kindergarten: 152
  • 1st grade: 150
  • 2nd grade: 133
  • 3rd grade: 99
  • 4th grade: 124
  • 5th grade: 115
19 to 1 41 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Driver Elementary
4270 Drr Ln
Suffolk, VA 23435
757-923-4106
  • Total: 344
  • 2nd grade: 74
  • 3rd grade: 90
  • 4th grade: 84
  • 5th grade: 96
18 to 1 19 2nd Grade 5th Grade
Elephant's Fork Elementary
2316 William Reid Dr
Suffolk, VA 23434
757-923-5250
  • Total: 447
  • Pre-k: 71
  • Kindergarten: 64
  • 1st grade: 53
  • 2nd grade: 68
  • 3rd grade: 55
  • 4th grade: 64
  • 5th grade: 72
15 to 1 29 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Florence Bowser Elementary
4540 Nansemond Pkwy
Suffolk, VA 23435
757-923-4164
  • Total: 270
  • Pre-k: 79
  • Kindergarten: 88
  • 1st grade: 103
17 to 1 16 Prekindergarten 1st Grade
Hillpoint Elementary
1101 Hillpoint Rd
Suffolk, VA 23434
757-925-6750
  • Total: 657
  • Pre-k: 31
  • Kindergarten: 118
  • 1st grade: 111
  • 2nd grade: 111
  • 3rd grade: 96
  • 4th grade: 108
  • 5th grade: 82
19 to 1 35 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Kilby Shores Elementary
111 Kilby Shores Dr
Suffolk, VA 23434
757-934-6214
  • Total: 546
  • Pre-k: 61
  • Kindergarten: 90
  • 1st grade: 71
  • 2nd grade: 83
  • 3rd grade: 77
  • 4th grade: 81
  • 5th grade: 83
18 to 1 30 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Mack Benn Jr. Elementary
1253 Nansemond Pkwy
Suffolk, VA 23434
757-934-6224
  • Total: 712
  • Pre-k: 54
  • Kindergarten: 110
  • 1st grade: 111
  • 2nd grade: 110
  • 3rd grade: 133
  • 4th grade: 99
  • 5th grade: 95
18 to 1 39 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Mount Zion Elementary
3264 Pruden Blvd
Suffolk, VA 23434
757-923-5244
  • Total: 289
  • Pre-k: 29
  • Kindergarten: 38
  • 1st grade: 38
  • 2nd grade: 42
  • 3rd grade: 43
  • 4th grade: 51
  • 5th grade: 48
15 to 1 19 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Nansemond Parkway Elementary
3012 Nansemond Pkwy
Suffolk, VA 23434
757-923-4167
  • Total: 544
  • Pre-k: 32
  • Kindergarten: 92
  • 1st grade: 85
  • 2nd grade: 84
  • 3rd grade: 79
  • 4th grade: 74
  • 5th grade: 98
19 to 1 29 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Northern Shores Elementary
6701 Respass Beach Rd
Suffolk, VA 23435
757-923-4169
  • Total: 715
  • Pre-k: 8
  • Kindergarten: 101
  • 1st grade: 123
  • 2nd grade: 102
  • 3rd grade: 121
  • 4th grade: 115
  • 5th grade: 145
20 to 1 36 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Oakland Elementary
5505 Godwin Blvd
Suffolk, VA 23434
757-923-5248
  • Total: 462
  • Pre-k: 31
  • Kindergarten: 74
  • 1st grade: 63
  • 2nd grade: 69
  • 3rd grade: 68
  • 4th grade: 75
  • 5th grade: 82
17 to 1 27 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Robertson Elementary
132 Robertson St
Suffolk, VA 23438
757-934-6211
  • Total: 193
  • Kindergarten: 26
  • 1st grade: 32
  • 2nd grade: 41
  • 3rd grade: 29
  • 4th grade: 36
  • 5th grade: 29
15 to 1 13 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Southwestern Elementary
9301 Southwestern Blvd
Suffolk, VA 23437
757-934-6213
  • Total: 348
  • Pre-k: 65
  • Kindergarten: 69
  • 1st grade: 86
  • 2nd grade: 83
  • 3rd grade: 112
  • 4th grade: 83
  • 5th grade: 86
17 to 1 21 Kindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Suffolk City Public Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Forest Glen Middle
200 Forest Glen Dr
Suffolk, VA 23434
757-925-5780
  • Total: 477
  • 6th grade: 157
  • 7th grade: 157
  • 8th grade: 163
16 to 1 30 6th Grade 8th Grade
John F. Kennedy Middle
2325 East Washington St
Suffolk, VA 23434
757-934-6212
  • Total: 624
  • 6th grade: 210
  • 7th grade: 191
  • 8th grade: 223
13 to 1 47 6th Grade 8th Grade
John Yeates Middle
4901 Bennetts Pasture Rd
Suffolk, VA 23435
757-923-4105
  • Total: 1,044
  • 6th grade: 363
  • 7th grade: 353
  • 8th grade: 328
18 to 1 59 6th Grade 8th Grade
King`s Fork Middle
350 Kings Fork Rd
Suffolk, VA 23434
757-923-5246
  • Total: 998
  • 6th grade: 328
  • 7th grade: 332
  • 8th grade: 338
16 to 1 62 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Suffolk City Public Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
King`s Fork High
351 King's Fork Rd
Suffolk, VA 23434
757-923-5240
  • Total: 1,504
  • 9th grade: 503
  • 10th grade: 375
  • 11th grade: 306
  • 12th grade: 320
18 to 1 83 9th Grade 12th Grade
Lakeland High
214 Kenyon Rd
Suffolk, VA 23434
757-925-5790
  • Total: 1,322
  • 9th grade: 445
  • 10th grade: 333
  • 11th grade: 270
  • 12th grade: 274
19 to 1 71 9th Grade 12th Grade
Nansemond River High
3301 Nansemond Pkwy
Suffolk, VA 23435
757-923-4101
  • Total: 1,364
  • 9th grade: 379
  • 10th grade: 375
  • 11th grade: 311
  • 12th grade: 299
19 to 1 71 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $18,836
  • Median family income: $47,342
  • Median male income: $30,916
  • Median female income: $17,688
  • Median income of a renter: $21,423
  • Median income of a home owner: $49,461
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    4,105 3,110 4,400 4,240 1,905

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