Average Teacher Salary in Charleston Community Unit School District 1

The average teacher salary in Charleston Community Unit School District 1 is $44,040.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $28,405 $17,156 $19,520 $24,463 $36,443 $43,996
Kindergarten $43,891 $29,238 $35,060 $44,305 $52,891 $59,673
Elementary $49,336 $27,898 $37,303 $48,386 $60,688 $73,448
Middle school $47,520 $24,950 $34,473 $46,756 $59,030 $73,125
High school $51,050 $30,553 $38,818 $48,815 $62,760 $76,580

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General Facts

  • Staff: 221
  • Full time teachers: 189
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 16 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): not available
  • Instructional Coordinators: 2
  • Elementary Teachers: 122
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 12
  • Pre-K Teachers: 2
  • High School Teachers: 53
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 2,575

Financial Statistics for Charleston Community Unit School District 1

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $16,013,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $11,770,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $1,409,000
  • Total revenue: $29,192,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $12,969,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $12,488,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $4,658,000
  • Expenditures per student: $31,000
  • Total expenditures: $26,387,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $6,238,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $2,557,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $297,000

Information on Schools within Charleston Community Unit School District 1

Elementary Schools within the Charleston Community Unit School District 1

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Ashmore Elementary School
313 South Ohio St
Ashmore, IL 61912
217-349-3000
  • Total: 125
  • Pre-k: 23
  • Kindergarten: 12
  • 1st grade: 18
  • 2nd grade: 19
  • 3rd grade: 26
  • 4th grade: 27
21 to 1 6 Prekindergarten 4th Grade
Carl Sandburg Elementary School
1924 Reynolds Dr
Charleston, IL 61920
217-639-4000
  • Total: 581
  • 1st grade: 195
  • 2nd grade: 200
  • 3rd grade: 186
14 to 1 41 1st Grade 3rd Grade
Jefferson Elementary School
176 East 11th St
Chicago Heights, IL 60411
708-756-4162
  • Total: 409
  • Kindergarten: 22
  • 1st grade: 23
  • 2nd grade: 22
  • 3rd grade: 18
19 to 1 22 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Mark Twain Elementary School
1021 13th St
Charleston, IL 61920
217-639-8000
  • Total: 204
  • Pre-k: 21
  • Kindergarten: 45
  • 1st grade: 74
  • 2nd grade: 62
  • 3rd grade: 62
  • 4th grade: 52
  • 5th grade: 57
  • 6th grade: 56
  • 7th grade: 1
14 to 1 15 Prekindergarten Kindergarten

Middle Schools within the Charleston Community Unit School District 1

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Charleston Middle School
920 Smith Dr
Charleston, IL 61920
217-639-6000
  • Total: 418
  • 7th grade: 228
  • 8th grade: 190
13 to 1 33 7th Grade 8th Grade
Jefferson Elementary School
176 East 11th St
Chicago Heights, IL 60411
708-756-4162
  • Total: 409
  • Kindergarten: 22
  • 1st grade: 23
  • 2nd grade: 22
  • 3rd grade: 18
19 to 1 22 Kindergarten 8th Grade

High Schools within the Charleston Community Unit School District 1

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Charleston High School
1603 Lincoln
Charleston, IL 61920
217-639-5000
  • Total: 838
  • 9th grade: 215
  • 10th grade: 212
  • 11th grade: 217
  • 12th grade: 194
16 to 1 53 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $15,996
  • Median family income: $46,627
  • Median male income: $13,533
  • Median female income: $7,645
  • Median income of a renter: $14,256
  • Median income of a home owner: $46,767
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    1,070 980 1,205 1,285 630

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