Average Teacher Salary in Groton School District

The average teacher salary in Groton School District is $58,366.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $30,746 $19,377 $22,956 $27,971 $34,357 $42,136
Kindergarten $64,334 $39,807 $52,584 $68,214 $78,431 $84,735
Elementary $65,230 $43,761 $52,575 $67,253 $78,776 $87,254
Middle school $67,003 $46,024 $54,344 $69,151 $79,678 $87,917
High school $64,520 $43,494 $51,591 $65,964 $77,563 $86,364

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General Facts

  • Staff: 870
  • Full time teachers: 464
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 9 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 148
  • Instructional Coordinators: 21
  • Elementary Teachers: 320
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 20
  • Pre-K Teachers: 3
  • High School Teachers: 111
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 5,388

Financial Statistics for Groton School District

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $44,357,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $54,560,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $2,846,000
  • Total revenue: $101,763,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $47,510,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $45,605,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $14,759,000
  • Expenditures per student: $272,000
  • Total expenditures: $146,028,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $21,885,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $3,699,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $78,000

Information on Schools within Groton School District

Elementary Schools within the Groton School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Charles Barnum School
68 Briar Hill Rd
Groton, CT 6340
860-449-5640
  • Total: 434
  • Pre-k: 85
  • Kindergarten: 83
  • 1st grade: 63
  • 2nd grade: 59
  • 3rd grade: 46
  • 4th grade: 53
  • 5th grade: 45
14 to 1 32 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Claude Chester School
One Harry Day Rd
Groton, CT 6340
860-449-5636
  • Total: 369
  • Pre-k: 29
  • Kindergarten: 59
  • 1st grade: 47
  • 2nd grade: 52
  • 3rd grade: 61
  • 4th grade: 69
  • 5th grade: 52
11 to 1 33 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Mary Morrisson School
154 Toll Gate St
Groton, CT 6340
860-449-5655
  • Total: 326
  • Pre-k: 45
  • Kindergarten: 78
  • 1st grade: 54
  • 2nd grade: 46
  • 3rd grade: 40
  • 4th grade: 37
  • 5th grade: 26
12 to 1 28 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Pleasant Valley School
591 Ellington Rd
South Windsor, CT 6074
860-291-1280
  • Total: 445
  • Kindergarten: 59
  • 1st grade: 57
  • 2nd grade: 62
  • 3rd grade: 47
  • 4th grade: 49
  • 5th grade: 48
15 to 1 29 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
South B. Butler School
155 Ocean View Ave
Mystic, CT 6355
860-572-5825
  • Total: 344
  • Pre-k: 33
  • Kindergarten: 50
  • 1st grade: 47
  • 2nd grade: 46
  • 3rd grade: 62
  • 4th grade: 55
  • 5th grade: 51
12 to 1 28 Prekindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Groton School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Carl C. Cutler Middle School
160 Fishtown Rd
Mystic, CT 6355
860-572-5830
  • Total: 374
  • 6th grade: 117
  • 7th grade: 117
  • 8th grade: 140
9 to 1 41 6th Grade 8th Grade
Fitch Middle School
61 Foroute Hill Rd
Groton, CT 6340
860-449-5620
  • Total: 432
  • 6th grade: 147
  • 7th grade: 144
  • 8th grade: 141
9 to 1 48 6th Grade 8th Grade
West Side Middle School
483 Chase Parkway
Waterbury, CT 6708
203-574-8120
  • Total: 1,276
  • 6th grade: 71
  • 7th grade: 102
  • 8th grade: 92
14 to 1 95 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Groton School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Fitch Senior High School
101 Groton Long Point Rd
Groton, CT 6340
860-449-7200
  • Total: 1,388
  • 9th grade: 342
  • 10th grade: 343
  • 11th grade: 329
  • 12th grade: 374
13 to 1 108 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $23,995
  • Median family income: $51,402
  • Median male income: $31,092
  • Median female income: $19,987
  • Median income of a renter: $35,939
  • Median income of a home owner: $60,865
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    1,505 2,120 2,290 2,590 1,570