Average Teacher Salary in Galesburg Community Unit School District 205

The average teacher salary in Galesburg Community Unit School District 205 is $41,696.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $30,360 $18,380 $21,480 $29,140 $37,420 $43,020
Kindergarten $41,320 $27,900 $34,260 $40,010 $47,600 $59,510
Elementary $43,410 $25,710 $32,740 $41,260 $52,500 $65,650
Middle school $41,700 $26,610 $30,280 $38,600 $50,890 $65,370
High school $51,690 $28,280 $35,070 $43,780 $57,740 $72,100

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General Facts

  • Staff: 311
  • Full time teachers: 276
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 15 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): not available
  • Instructional Coordinators: 1
  • Elementary Teachers: 189
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 5
  • Pre-K Teachers: 3
  • High School Teachers: 79
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 4,770

Financial Statistics for Galesburg Community Unit School District 205

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $18,528,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $17,927,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $3,099,000
  • Total revenue: $39,554,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $20,512,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $22,082,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $4,681,000
  • Expenditures per student: $307,000
  • Total expenditures: $41,018,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $13,930,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $1,719,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $0

Information on Schools within Galesburg Community Unit School District 205

Elementary Schools within the Galesburg Community Unit School District 205

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Bright Futures Pre-k Program
832 Harrison St
Galesburg, IL 61401
309-343-9848
  • Total: 253
  • Pre-k: 253
not available not available Prekindergarten Prekindergarten
Cooke School
849 South Henderson St
Galesburg, IL 61401
309-343-3525
  • Total: 108
  • Pre-k: 1
  • Kindergarten: 19
  • 1st grade: 19
  • 2nd grade: 18
  • 3rd grade: 18
  • 4th grade: 18
  • 5th grade: 15
14 to 1 8 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Gale School
1131 West Dayton St
Galesburg, IL 61401
309-343-0217
  • Total: 364
  • Pre-k: 10
  • Kindergarten: 59
  • 1st grade: 68
  • 2nd grade: 43
  • 3rd grade: 60
  • 4th grade: 60
  • 5th grade: 64
15 to 1 24 Kindergarten 5th Grade
King School
1018 South Farnham St
Galesburg, IL 61401
309-343-0409
  • Total: 436
  • Pre-k: 4
  • Kindergarten: 76
  • 1st grade: 66
  • 2nd grade: 84
  • 3rd grade: 61
  • 4th grade: 73
  • 5th grade: 72
15 to 1 29 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Nielson Elementary School
547 North Farnham St
Galesburg, IL 61401
309-343-0614
  • Total: 396
  • Pre-k: 2
  • Kindergarten: 74
  • 1st grade: 56
  • 2nd grade: 75
  • 3rd grade: 69
  • 4th grade: 55
  • 5th grade: 65
18 to 1 22 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Silas Willard Elementary School
495 East Fremont St
Galesburg, IL 61401
309-343-3917
  • Total: 456
  • Pre-k: 14
  • Kindergarten: 74
  • 1st grade: 74
  • 2nd grade: 80
  • 3rd grade: 72
  • 4th grade: 71
  • 5th grade: 71
23 to 1 20 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Steele School
1480 West Main St
Galesburg, IL 61401
309-343-0516
  • Total: 333
  • Pre-k: 3
  • Kindergarten: 59
  • 1st grade: 57
  • 2nd grade: 64
  • 3rd grade: 49
  • 4th grade: 48
  • 5th grade: 53
15 to 1 22 Kindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Galesburg Community Unit School District 205

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Churchill Jr High School
905 Maplacee Ave
Galesburg, IL 61401
309-342-3129
  • Total: 578
  • 6th grade: 201
  • 7th grade: 179
  • 8th grade: 198
17 to 1 35 6th Grade 8th Grade
Lombard Jr High School
1220 East Knox St
Galesburg, IL 61401
309-342-9171
  • Total: 414
  • 6th grade: 148
  • 7th grade: 125
  • 8th grade: 141
17 to 1 25 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Galesburg Community Unit School District 205

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Galesburg High School
1135 West Fremont St
Galesburg, IL 61401
309-343-4146
  • Total: 1,432
  • 7th grade: 1
  • 8th grade: 1
  • 9th grade: 429
  • 10th grade: 410
  • 11th grade: 325
  • 12th grade: 266
19 to 1 78 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $17,996
  • Median family income: $43,208
  • Median male income: $23,628
  • Median female income: $13,659
  • Median income of a renter: $20,192
  • Median income of a home owner: $41,386
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    2,135 1,935 2,175 1,930 735

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