Average Teacher Salary in Fountain School District No. 8

The average teacher salary in Fountain School District No. 8 is $41,874.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $31,890 $17,340 $20,140 $28,850 $39,750 $52,970
Kindergarten $43,540 $32,230 $35,800 $41,930 $49,810 $58,990
Elementary $44,350 $31,370 $35,880 $43,010 $51,820 $61,650
Middle school $43,610 $30,580 $35,340 $42,340 $51,150 $60,610
High school $45,980 $33,120 $37,540 $44,330 $53,150 $62,610

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General Facts

  • Staff: 785
  • Full time teachers: 405
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 16 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 105
  • Instructional Coordinators: 1
  • Elementary Teachers: 214
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 31
  • Pre-K Teachers: 11
  • High School Teachers: 150
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 6,835

Financial Statistics for Fountain School District No. 8

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $6,610,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $33,561,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $12,908,000
  • Total revenue: $53,079,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $24,146,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $28,830,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $5,814,000
  • Expenditures per student: $94,000
  • Total expenditures: $65,096,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $13,572,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $2,560,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $487,000

Information on Schools within Fountain School District No. 8

Elementary Schools within the Fountain School District No. 8

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Abrams Elementary School
600 Chiles Ave
Fort Carson, CO 80902
719-382-1490
  • Total: 598
  • Pre-k: 25
  • Kindergarten: 109
  • 1st grade: 116
  • 2nd grade: 95
  • 3rd grade: 97
  • 4th grade: 74
  • 5th grade: 82
16 to 1 37 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Aragon Elementary School
211 South Main St
Fountain, CO 80817
719-382-1340
  • Total: 496
  • Pre-k: 31
  • Kindergarten: 64
  • 1st grade: 86
  • 2nd grade: 74
  • 3rd grade: 92
  • 4th grade: 79
  • 5th grade: 70
16 to 1 31 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Eagleside Elementary School
9750 Sentry Dr
Fountain, CO 80817
719-382-1520
  • Total: 477
  • Pre-k: 56
  • Kindergarten: 71
  • 1st grade: 78
  • 2nd grade: 77
  • 3rd grade: 64
  • 4th grade: 56
  • 5th grade: 75
17 to 1 29 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Jordahl Elementary School
800 Progress Dr
Fountain, CO 80817
719-382-1400
  • Total: 480
  • Pre-k: 25
  • Kindergarten: 61
  • 1st grade: 89
  • 2nd grade: 69
  • 3rd grade: 74
  • 4th grade: 82
  • 5th grade: 80
18 to 1 27 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Mesa Elementary School
400 Camino Del Rey
Fountain, CO 80817
719-382-1370
  • Total: 445
  • Kindergarten: 61
  • 1st grade: 67
  • 2nd grade: 69
  • 3rd grade: 57
  • 4th grade: 56
  • 5th grade: 73
17 to 1 26 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Mountainside Elementary School
5506 Harr Ave
Fort Carson, CO 80902
719-382-1430
  • Total: 589
  • Pre-k: 48
  • Kindergarten: 121
  • 1st grade: 119
  • 2nd grade: 101
  • 3rd grade: 84
  • 4th grade: 72
  • 5th grade: 44
17 to 1 34 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Patriot Elementary School
7010 Harr Ave
Fort Carson, CO 80902
719-382-1460
  • Total: 698
  • Pre-k: 86
  • Kindergarten: 94
  • 1st grade: 115
  • 2nd grade: 105
  • 3rd grade: 112
  • 4th grade: 92
  • 5th grade: 94
16 to 1 43 Prekindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Fountain School District No. 8

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Carson Middle School
6200 Prussman Blvd
Fort Carson, CO 80902
719-382-1610
  • Total: 570
  • 6th grade: 198
  • 7th grade: 190
  • 8th grade: 182
18 to 1 32 6th Grade 8th Grade
Fountain Middle School
515 North Sante Fe
Fountain, CO 80817
719-382-1580
  • Total: 877
  • 6th grade: 292
  • 7th grade: 277
  • 8th grade: 308
17 to 1 51 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Fountain School District No. 8

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Fountain-fort Carson High School
900 Jimmy Camp Rd
Fountain, CO 80817
719-382-1640
  • Total: 1,529
  • 9th grade: 425
  • 10th grade: 377
  • 11th grade: 368
  • 12th grade: 359
18 to 1 86 9th Grade 12th Grade

Other Schools within the Fountain School District No. 8 (Alternative, Special Education)

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Lorraine Secondary School
301 East Iowa
Fountain, CO 80817
719-382-1550
  • Total: 76
  • 6th grade: 1
  • 7th grade: 3
  • 8th grade: 10
  • 9th grade: 16
  • 10th grade: 27
  • 11th grade: 9
  • 12th grade: 10
11 to 1 7 6th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $14,818
  • Median family income: $41,380
  • Median male income: $25,613
  • Median female income: $15,320
  • Median income of a renter: $33,153
  • Median income of a home owner: $48,699
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    1,040 1,355 1,600 890 240

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