Average Teacher Salary in Northwest Arctic Borough School District

The average teacher salary in Northwest Arctic Borough School District is $53,710.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $33,790 $20,630 $25,630 $32,360 $40,690 $49,120
Kindergarten $57,710 $40,490 $45,000 $58,130 $70,570 $78,650
Elementary $58,500 $41,240 $49,180 $58,140 $68,000 $79,930
Middle school $58,100 $37,830 $48,900 $59,320 $70,210 $78,120
High school $60,450 $42,860 $49,320 $59,300 $70,960 $81,770

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General Facts

  • Staff: 347
  • Full time teachers: 143
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 13 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 75
  • Instructional Coordinators: not available
  • Elementary Teachers: 62
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 7
  • Pre-K Teachers: 2
  • High School Teachers: 72
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 2,011

Financial Statistics for Northwest Arctic Borough School District

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $12,836,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $37,268,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $13,245,000
  • Total revenue: $63,349,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $23,188,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $21,960,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $9,861,000
  • Expenditures per student: $715,000
  • Total expenditures: $68,465,000

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 Northwest Arctic Borough School District

Elementary Schools within the Northwest Arctic Borough School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Ambler School
109 Ambler Dr
Ambler, AK 99786
907-445-2154
  • Total: 66
  • Pre-k: 9
  • Kindergarten: 6
  • 1st grade: 6
  • 2nd grade: 5
  • 3rd grade: 5
  • 4th grade: 4
  • 5th grade: 6
  • 6th grade: 8
  • 7th grade: 3
  • 8th grade: 4
  • 9th grade: 1
  • 10th grade: 2
  • 11th grade: 3
  • 12th grade: 4
11 to 1 6 Prekindergarten 12th Grade
Aqqaluk High/noorvik Elementary
165 Fireweed Dr
Noorvik, AK 99763
907-636-2178
  • Total: 207
  • Pre-k: 9
  • Kindergarten: 14
  • 1st grade: 17
  • 2nd grade: 16
  • 3rd grade: 19
  • 4th grade: 16
  • 5th grade: 15
  • 6th grade: 17
  • 7th grade: 5
  • 8th grade: 11
  • 9th grade: 28
  • 10th grade: 18
  • 11th grade: 10
  • 12th grade: 12
16 to 1 13 Prekindergarten 12th Grade
Buckland School
9900 University Dr
Buckland, AK 99727
907-494-2127
  • Total: 166
  • Pre-k: 8
  • Kindergarten: 8
  • 1st grade: 7
  • 2nd grade: 14
  • 3rd grade: 14
  • 4th grade: 12
  • 5th grade: 11
  • 6th grade: 12
  • 7th grade: 9
  • 8th grade: 15
  • 9th grade: 15
  • 10th grade: 18
  • 11th grade: 9
  • 12th grade: 14
14 to 1 12 Prekindergarten 12th Grade
Davis-ramoth School
2600 Musk Ox Parkway
Selawik, AK 99770
907-484-2142
  • Total: 274
  • Pre-k: 22
  • Kindergarten: 21
  • 1st grade: 24
  • 2nd grade: 21
  • 3rd grade: 22
  • 4th grade: 22
  • 5th grade: 27
  • 6th grade: 15
  • 7th grade: 12
  • 8th grade: 10
  • 9th grade: 35
  • 10th grade: 15
  • 11th grade: 15
  • 12th grade: 13
14 to 1 19 Prekindergarten 12th Grade
Deering School
36 Main St
Deering, AK 99736
907-363-2121
  • Total: 32
  • Pre-k: 3
  • Kindergarten: 1
  • 1st grade: 3
  • 2nd grade: 3
  • 3rd grade: 2
  • 4th grade: 1
  • 5th grade: 5
  • 6th grade: 3
  • 7th grade: 2
  • 8th grade: 2
  • 9th grade: 4
  • 10th grade: 2
  • 11th grade: 1
10 to 1 3 Prekindergarten 12th Grade
June Nelson Elementary
744 Third Ave
Kotzebue, AK 99752
907-442-3342
  • Total: 393
  • Pre-k: 70
  • Kindergarten: 49
  • 1st grade: 57
  • 2nd grade: 62
  • 3rd grade: 48
  • 4th grade: 55
  • 5th grade: 52
17 to 1 23 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Kiana School
190 Casanoff St
Kiana, AK 99749
907-475-2115
  • Total: 110
  • Pre-k: 8
  • Kindergarten: 9
  • 1st grade: 6
  • 2nd grade: 11
  • 3rd grade: 9
  • 4th grade: 10
  • 5th grade: 8
  • 6th grade: 7
  • 7th grade: 10
  • 8th grade: 5
  • 9th grade: 9
  • 10th grade: 7
  • 11th grade: 5
  • 12th grade: 6
12 to 1 9 Prekindergarten 12th Grade
Kobuk School
101 Mushers Way
Kobuk, AK 99751
907-948-2231
  • Total: 37
  • Pre-k: 2
  • Kindergarten: 5
  • 1st grade: 2
  • 2nd grade: 4
  • 3rd grade: 4
  • 4th grade: 2
  • 5th grade: 3
  • 6th grade: 3
  • 7th grade: 4
  • 8th grade: 2
  • 9th grade: 1
  • 10th grade: 1
  • 11th grade: 3
  • 12th grade: 1
9 to 1 4 Prekindergarten 12th Grade
Mcqueen School
6 Oceanside Expressway
Kivalina, AK 99750
907-645-2125
  • Total: 119
  • Pre-k: 11
  • Kindergarten: 13
  • 1st grade: 7
  • 2nd grade: 6
  • 3rd grade: 10
  • 4th grade: 11
  • 5th grade: 7
  • 6th grade: 4
  • 7th grade: 15
  • 8th grade: 2
  • 9th grade: 18
  • 10th grade: 7
  • 11th grade: 4
  • 12th grade: 4
17 to 1 7 Prekindergarten 12th Grade
Napaaqtugmiut School
2 Airporoute Rd
Noatak, AK 99761
907-485-2153
  • Total: 154
  • Pre-k: 5
  • Kindergarten: 11
  • 1st grade: 9
  • 2nd grade: 8
  • 3rd grade: 10
  • 4th grade: 21
  • 5th grade: 10
  • 6th grade: 7
  • 7th grade: 10
  • 8th grade: 7
  • 9th grade: 12
  • 10th grade: 19
  • 11th grade: 17
  • 12th grade: 8
14 to 1 11 Prekindergarten 12th Grade
Shungnak School
6 West River Rd
Shungnak, AK 99773
907-437-2151
  • Total: 75
  • Pre-k: 2
  • Kindergarten: 4
  • 1st grade: 4
  • 2nd grade: 4
  • 3rd grade: 7
  • 4th grade: 8
  • 5th grade: 7
  • 6th grade: 1
  • 7th grade: 6
  • 8th grade: 6
  • 9th grade: 5
  • 10th grade: 4
  • 11th grade: 6
  • 12th grade: 11
12 to 1 6 Prekindergarten 12th Grade

Middle Schools within the Northwest Arctic Borough School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Kotzebue Middle/high School
744 Third Ave
Kotzebue, AK 99752
907-442-3341
  • Total: 378
  • 6th grade: 56
  • 7th grade: 62
  • 8th grade: 51
  • 9th grade: 74
  • 10th grade: 58
  • 11th grade: 36
  • 12th grade: 41
14 to 1 28 6th Grade 12th Grade

High Schools within the Northwest Arctic Borough School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Ambler School
109 Ambler Dr
Ambler, AK 99786
907-445-2154
  • Total: 66
  • Pre-k: 9
  • Kindergarten: 6
  • 1st grade: 6
  • 2nd grade: 5
  • 3rd grade: 5
  • 4th grade: 4
  • 5th grade: 6
  • 6th grade: 8
  • 7th grade: 3
  • 8th grade: 4
  • 9th grade: 1
  • 10th grade: 2
  • 11th grade: 3
  • 12th grade: 4
11 to 1 6 Prekindergarten 12th Grade
Aqqaluk High/noorvik Elementary
165 Fireweed Dr
Noorvik, AK 99763
907-636-2178
  • Total: 207
  • Pre-k: 9
  • Kindergarten: 14
  • 1st grade: 17
  • 2nd grade: 16
  • 3rd grade: 19
  • 4th grade: 16
  • 5th grade: 15
  • 6th grade: 17
  • 7th grade: 5
  • 8th grade: 11
  • 9th grade: 28
  • 10th grade: 18
  • 11th grade: 10
  • 12th grade: 12
16 to 1 13 Prekindergarten 12th Grade
Buckland School
9900 University Dr
Buckland, AK 99727
907-494-2127
  • Total: 166
  • Pre-k: 8
  • Kindergarten: 8
  • 1st grade: 7
  • 2nd grade: 14
  • 3rd grade: 14
  • 4th grade: 12
  • 5th grade: 11
  • 6th grade: 12
  • 7th grade: 9
  • 8th grade: 15
  • 9th grade: 15
  • 10th grade: 18
  • 11th grade: 9
  • 12th grade: 14
14 to 1 12 Prekindergarten 12th Grade
Davis-ramoth School
2600 Musk Ox Parkway
Selawik, AK 99770
907-484-2142
  • Total: 274
  • Pre-k: 22
  • Kindergarten: 21
  • 1st grade: 24
  • 2nd grade: 21
  • 3rd grade: 22
  • 4th grade: 22
  • 5th grade: 27
  • 6th grade: 15
  • 7th grade: 12
  • 8th grade: 10
  • 9th grade: 35
  • 10th grade: 15
  • 11th grade: 15
  • 12th grade: 13
14 to 1 19 Prekindergarten 12th Grade
Deering School
36 Main St
Deering, AK 99736
907-363-2121
  • Total: 32
  • Pre-k: 3
  • Kindergarten: 1
  • 1st grade: 3
  • 2nd grade: 3
  • 3rd grade: 2
  • 4th grade: 1
  • 5th grade: 5
  • 6th grade: 3
  • 7th grade: 2
  • 8th grade: 2
  • 9th grade: 4
  • 10th grade: 2
  • 11th grade: 1
10 to 1 3 Prekindergarten 12th Grade
Kiana School
190 Casanoff St
Kiana, AK 99749
907-475-2115
  • Total: 110
  • Pre-k: 8
  • Kindergarten: 9
  • 1st grade: 6
  • 2nd grade: 11
  • 3rd grade: 9
  • 4th grade: 10
  • 5th grade: 8
  • 6th grade: 7
  • 7th grade: 10
  • 8th grade: 5
  • 9th grade: 9
  • 10th grade: 7
  • 11th grade: 5
  • 12th grade: 6
12 to 1 9 Prekindergarten 12th Grade
Kobuk School
101 Mushers Way
Kobuk, AK 99751
907-948-2231
  • Total: 37
  • Pre-k: 2
  • Kindergarten: 5
  • 1st grade: 2
  • 2nd grade: 4
  • 3rd grade: 4
  • 4th grade: 2
  • 5th grade: 3
  • 6th grade: 3
  • 7th grade: 4
  • 8th grade: 2
  • 9th grade: 1
  • 10th grade: 1
  • 11th grade: 3
  • 12th grade: 1
9 to 1 4 Prekindergarten 12th Grade
Kotzebue Middle/high School
744 Third Ave
Kotzebue, AK 99752
907-442-3341
  • Total: 378
  • 6th grade: 56
  • 7th grade: 62
  • 8th grade: 51
  • 9th grade: 74
  • 10th grade: 58
  • 11th grade: 36
  • 12th grade: 41
14 to 1 28 6th Grade 12th Grade
Mcqueen School
6 Oceanside Expressway
Kivalina, AK 99750
907-645-2125
  • Total: 119
  • Pre-k: 11
  • Kindergarten: 13
  • 1st grade: 7
  • 2nd grade: 6
  • 3rd grade: 10
  • 4th grade: 11
  • 5th grade: 7
  • 6th grade: 4
  • 7th grade: 15
  • 8th grade: 2
  • 9th grade: 18
  • 10th grade: 7
  • 11th grade: 4
  • 12th grade: 4
17 to 1 7 Prekindergarten 12th Grade
Napaaqtugmiut School
2 Airporoute Rd
Noatak, AK 99761
907-485-2153
  • Total: 154
  • Pre-k: 5
  • Kindergarten: 11
  • 1st grade: 9
  • 2nd grade: 8
  • 3rd grade: 10
  • 4th grade: 21
  • 5th grade: 10
  • 6th grade: 7
  • 7th grade: 10
  • 8th grade: 7
  • 9th grade: 12
  • 10th grade: 19
  • 11th grade: 17
  • 12th grade: 8
14 to 1 11 Prekindergarten 12th Grade
Shungnak School
6 West River Rd
Shungnak, AK 99773
907-437-2151
  • Total: 75
  • Pre-k: 2
  • Kindergarten: 4
  • 1st grade: 4
  • 2nd grade: 4
  • 3rd grade: 7
  • 4th grade: 8
  • 5th grade: 7
  • 6th grade: 1
  • 7th grade: 6
  • 8th grade: 6
  • 9th grade: 5
  • 10th grade: 4
  • 11th grade: 6
  • 12th grade: 11
12 to 1 6 Prekindergarten 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $15,286
  • Median family income: $45,230
  • Median male income: $25,678
  • Median female income: $20,691
  • Median income of a renter: $48,684
  • Median income of a home owner: $42,300
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    375 265 250 335 194

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