Average Teacher Salary in Brighton School District No. 27j

The average teacher salary in Brighton School District No. 27j is $46,496.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $26,980 $15,710 $17,170 $24,710 $31,550 $41,380
Kindergarten $50,140 $33,960 $39,530 $48,680 $59,960 $70,790
Elementary $51,150 $34,830 $40,500 $49,530 $61,310 $72,160
Middle school $51,750 $35,020 $40,400 $50,080 $62,490 $73,500
High school $52,460 $35,460 $41,260 $51,210 $63,300 $73,510

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General Facts

  • Staff: 1,515
  • Full time teachers: 744
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 17 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 230
  • Instructional Coordinators: 14
  • Elementary Teachers: 366
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 54
  • Pre-K Teachers: 26
  • High School Teachers: 298
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 13,711

Financial Statistics for Brighton School District No. 27j

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $46,638,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $51,035,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $4,341,000
  • Total revenue: $102,014,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $46,714,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $49,284,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $12,030,000
  • Expenditures per student: $364,000
  • Total expenditures: $109,371,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $24,812,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $3,818,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $1,113,000

Information on Schools within Brighton School District No. 27j

Elementary Schools within the Brighton School District No. 27j

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Belle Creek Charter School
9290 East 107th Ave
Henderson, CO 80640
303-468-0160
  • Total: 681
  • Kindergarten: 102
  • 1st grade: 102
  • 2nd grade: 77
  • 3rd grade: 99
  • 4th grade: 76
  • 5th grade: 76
  • 6th grade: 55
  • 7th grade: 47
  • 8th grade: 47
17 to 1 39 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Bromley East Charter School
356 Longspur Dr
Brighton, CO 80601
720-685-3297
  • Total: 809
  • Kindergarten: 97
  • 1st grade: 100
  • 2nd grade: 95
  • 3rd grade: 86
  • 4th grade: 102
  • 5th grade: 91
  • 6th grade: 67
  • 7th grade: 89
  • 8th grade: 82
16 to 1 51 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Henderson Elementary School
12301 East 124th Ave
Henderson, CO 80640
303-655-2700
  • Total: 570
  • Pre-k: 185
  • Kindergarten: 63
  • 1st grade: 52
  • 2nd grade: 55
  • 3rd grade: 56
  • 4th grade: 39
  • 5th grade: 51
  • 6th grade: 69
21 to 1 27 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
John W Thimmig Elementary School
11453 Oswego St
Henderson, CO 80640
303-655-2750
  • Total: 669
  • Kindergarten: 79
  • 1st grade: 94
  • 2nd grade: 100
  • 3rd grade: 93
  • 4th grade: 86
  • 5th grade: 108
  • 6th grade: 109
19 to 1 35 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Landmark Academy At Reunion
10566 Memphis St
Commerce City, CO 80022
303-287-2901
  • Total: 535
  • Kindergarten: 87
  • 1st grade: 81
  • 2nd grade: 81
  • 3rd grade: 83
  • 4th grade: 74
  • 5th grade: 73
  • 6th grade: 56
27 to 1 20 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Mary E Pennock Elementary School
3707 Estrella St
Brighton, CO 80601
720-685-7500
  • Total: 812
  • Kindergarten: 118
  • 1st grade: 150
  • 2nd grade: 155
  • 3rd grade: 131
  • 4th grade: 124
  • 5th grade: 134
21 to 1 38 Kindergarten 5th Grade
North Elementary School
89 North 6th Ave
Brighton, CO 80601
303-655-2500
  • Total: 433
  • Kindergarten: 35
  • 1st grade: 29
  • 2nd grade: 36
  • 3rd grade: 35
  • 4th grade: 40
  • 5th grade: 39
  • 6th grade: 41
15 to 1 28 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Northeast Elementary School
1605 Longspeak
Brighton, CO 80601
303-655-2550
  • Total: 633
  • 4th grade: 159
  • 5th grade: 190
  • 6th grade: 175
19 to 1 33 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Sd 27j Preschool At The Brighton Lrc
1850 Egberoute Suite G20
Brighton, CO 80601
720-685-5490
  • Total: 129
  • Pre-k: 129
24 to 1 5 Prekindergarten Prekindergarten
Second Creek Elementary School
9950 Laredo Dr
Commerce City, CO 80022
720-685-7550
  • Total: 631
  • Kindergarten: 87
  • 1st grade: 91
  • 2nd grade: 88
  • 3rd grade: 94
  • 4th grade: 94
  • 5th grade: 84
  • 6th grade: 93
20 to 1 31 Kindergarten 6th Grade
South Elementary School
305 South 5th Ave
Brighton, CO 80601
303-655-2600
  • Total: 563
  • Kindergarten: 101
  • 1st grade: 94
  • 2nd grade: 89
  • 3rd grade: 82
  • 4th grade: 115
  • 5th grade: 82
19 to 1 29 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Southeast Elementary School
1595 Southern St
Brighton, CO 80601
303-866-2680
  • Total: 683
  • Pre-k: 60
  • Kindergarten: 104
  • 1st grade: 104
  • 2nd grade: 104
  • 3rd grade: 111
  • 4th grade: 102
  • 5th grade: 98
21 to 1 33 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Turnberry Elementary
13069 East 106th Placeace
Commerce City, CO 80022
720-685-5350
  • Total: 627
  • Pre-k: 65
  • Kindergarten: 108
  • 1st grade: 81
  • 2nd grade: 94
  • 3rd grade: 70
  • 4th grade: 76
  • 5th grade: 73
  • 6th grade: 60
20 to 1 32 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
West Ridge Elementary
13102 Monaco St
Thornton, CO 80602
720-685-5300
  • Total: 696
  • Pre-k: 66
  • Kindergarten: 129
  • 1st grade: 112
  • 2nd grade: 87
  • 3rd grade: 72
  • 4th grade: 85
  • 5th grade: 76
  • 6th grade: 69
22 to 1 32 Prekindergarten 6th Grade

Middle Schools within the Brighton School District No. 27j

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Belle Creek Charter School
9290 East 107th Ave
Henderson, CO 80640
303-468-0160
  • Total: 681
  • Kindergarten: 102
  • 1st grade: 102
  • 2nd grade: 77
  • 3rd grade: 99
  • 4th grade: 76
  • 5th grade: 76
  • 6th grade: 55
  • 7th grade: 47
  • 8th grade: 47
17 to 1 39 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Bromley East Charter School
356 Longspur Dr
Brighton, CO 80601
720-685-3297
  • Total: 809
  • Kindergarten: 97
  • 1st grade: 100
  • 2nd grade: 95
  • 3rd grade: 86
  • 4th grade: 102
  • 5th grade: 91
  • 6th grade: 67
  • 7th grade: 89
  • 8th grade: 82
16 to 1 51 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Overland Trail Middle School
455 North 19th Ave
Brighton, CO 80601
303-655-4000
  • Total: 658
  • 6th grade: 215
  • 7th grade: 230
  • 8th grade: 213
17 to 1 38 6th Grade 8th Grade
Prairie View Middle School
12915 East 120th Ave
Henderson, CO 80640
720-685-5400
  • Total: 797
  • 7th grade: 400
  • 8th grade: 397
20 to 1 40 7th Grade 8th Grade
Vikan Middle School
879 Jessup St
Brighton, CO 80601
303-655-4050
  • Total: 538
  • 6th grade: 190
  • 7th grade: 181
  • 8th grade: 167
16 to 1 35 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Brighton School District No. 27j

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Brighton Collegiate High School
3551 East Southern St
Brighton, CO 80601
303-655-0773
  • Total: 225
  • 9th grade: 45
  • 10th grade: 66
  • 11th grade: 54
  • 12th grade: 60
16 to 1 14 9th Grade 12th Grade
Brighton High School
270 South 8th Ave
Brighton, CO 80601
303-655-4200
  • Total: 1,485
  • 9th grade: 441
  • 10th grade: 395
  • 11th grade: 326
  • 12th grade: 323
19 to 1 79 9th Grade 12th Grade
Prairie View High School
12909 East 120th Ave
Henderson, CO 80640
303-655-2900
  • Total: 1,318
  • 9th grade: 445
  • 10th grade: 376
  • 11th grade: 299
  • 12th grade: 198
17 to 1 77 9th Grade 12th Grade

Other Schools within the Brighton School District No. 27j (Alternative, Special Education)

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Brighton Heritage Academy
830 Bridge St
Brighton, CO 80601
303-655-2850
  • Total: 219
  • 8th grade: 23
  • 9th grade: 88
  • 10th grade: 61
  • 11th grade: 25
  • 12th grade: 22
11 to 1 19 6th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $20,385
  • Median family income: $56,603
  • Median male income: $29,613
  • Median female income: $21,769
  • Median income of a renter: $30,108
  • Median income of a home owner: $57,463
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    1,105 1,195 1,750 2,395 1,060

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