Average Teacher Salary in Lake Forest School District

The average teacher salary in Lake Forest School District is $33,260.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $21,700 $16,100 $17,890 $20,310 $24,030 $29,990
Elementary $44,820 $21,700 $31,210 $45,280 $55,910 $69,380

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General Facts

  • Staff: 479
  • Full time teachers: 273
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 12 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 52
  • Instructional Coordinators: 10
  • Elementary Teachers: 135
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 11
  • Pre-K Teachers: 15
  • High School Teachers: 112
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 3,877

Financial Statistics for Lake Forest School District

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $9,141,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $42,439,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $3,929,000
  • Total revenue: $55,509,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $24,666,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $23,980,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $9,733,000
  • Expenditures per student: $174,000
  • Total expenditures: $47,546,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $9,703,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $3,864,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $349,000

Information on Schools within Lake Forest School District

Elementary Schools within the Lake Forest School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Lake Forest Central Elementary School
5424 Killens Pond Rd
Felton, DE 19943
302-284-5810
  • Total: 642
  • 4th grade: 317
  • 5th grade: 325
17 to 1 37 4th Grade 6th Grade
Lake Forest East Elementary School
124 West Front St
Frederica, DE 19946
302-335-5261
  • Total: 333
  • Kindergarten: 100
  • 1st grade: 69
  • 2nd grade: 79
  • 3rd grade: 85
14 to 1 24 Kindergarten 4th Grade
Lake Forest North Elementary School
319 East Main St
Felton, DE 19943
302-284-9611
  • Total: 534
  • Pre-k: 18
  • Kindergarten: 121
  • 1st grade: 117
  • 2nd grade: 136
  • 3rd grade: 142
14 to 1 39 Prekindergarten 4th Grade
Lake Forest South Elementary School
301 Dorman St
Harrington, DE 19952
302-398-8011
  • Total: 458
  • Kindergarten: 105
  • 1st grade: 123
  • 2nd grade: 113
  • 3rd grade: 117
14 to 1 33 Kindergarten 4th Grade

Middle Schools within the Lake Forest School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Chipman (w.t.) Middle School
101 West Center St
Harrington, DE 19952
302-398-8197
  • Total: 976
  • 6th grade: 335
  • 7th grade: 331
  • 8th grade: 310
16 to 1 61 6th Grade 8th Grade
Lake Forest High School
5407 Killens Pond Rd
Felton, DE 19943
302-284-9292
  • Total: 919
  • 9th grade: 310
  • 10th grade: 208
  • 11th grade: 218
  • 12th grade: 183
15 to 1 61 8th Grade 12th Grade

High Schools within the Lake Forest School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Lake Forest High School
5407 Killens Pond Rd
Felton, DE 19943
302-284-9292
  • Total: 919
  • 9th grade: 310
  • 10th grade: 208
  • 11th grade: 218
  • 12th grade: 183
15 to 1 61 8th Grade 12th Grade

Other Schools within the Lake Forest School District (Alternative, Special Education)

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Lake Forest Ilc
5423 Killens Pond Rd
Felton, DE 19943
302-284-3020
  • Total: 15
  • 7th grade: 3
  • 8th grade: 3
  • 9th grade: 4
  • 10th grade: 4
  • 11th grade: 1
not available not available 6th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $17,302
  • Median family income: $43,790
  • Median male income: $26,815
  • Median female income: $18,125
  • Median income of a renter: $25,855
  • Median income of a home owner: $42,394
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    1,080 1,285 1,495 1,265 315