Average Teacher Salary in Highland Community Unit School District 5

The average teacher salary in Highland Community Unit School District 5 is $40,895.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $26,124 $16,611 $17,818 $23,370 $29,480 $37,895
Kindergarten $43,261 $30,694 $34,434 $40,822 $51,055 $57,918
Elementary $44,737 $21,901 $32,848 $43,762 $55,852 $67,332
Middle school $44,025 $21,741 $30,072 $42,121 $55,267 $69,870
High school $46,328 $21,281 $31,865 $45,022 $59,708 $72,028

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General Facts

  • Staff: 227
  • Full time teachers: 195
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 16 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): not available
  • Instructional Coordinators: 1
  • Elementary Teachers: 114
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 9
  • Pre-K Teachers: 5
  • High School Teachers: 67
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 3,575

Financial Statistics for Highland Community Unit School District 5

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $16,424,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $12,340,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $993,000
  • Total revenue: $29,757,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $14,371,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $14,847,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $3,820,000
  • Expenditures per student: $44,000
  • Total expenditures: $32,572,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $7,285,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $2,417,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $932,000

Information on Schools within Highland Community Unit School District 5

Elementary Schools within the Highland Community Unit School District 5

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Alhambra Primary School
302 West Main St
Alhambra, IL 62001
618-488-2200
  • Total: 137
  • Pre-k: 28
  • Kindergarten: 31
  • 1st grade: 38
  • 2nd grade: 40
14 to 1 10 Prekindergarten 2nd Grade
Grantfork Upper Elementary School
206 North Mulberry St
Highland, IL 62249
618-675-2200
  • Total: 84
  • 5th grade: 44
  • 6th grade: 40
19 to 1 5 5th Grade 6th Grade
Highland Elementary School
1600 Lindenthal St
Highland, IL 62249
618-654-2106
  • Total: 730
  • 3rd grade: 184
  • 4th grade: 174
  • 5th grade: 193
  • 6th grade: 179
17 to 1 43 3rd Grade 6th Grade
Highland Primary School
1800 Lindenthal Ave
Highland, IL 62249
618-654-2106
  • Total: 593
  • Pre-k: 78
  • Kindergarten: 181
  • 1st grade: 157
  • 2nd grade: 177
16 to 1 38 Prekindergarten 2nd Grade
New Douglas Mid-elementary School
310 South Main St
New Douglas, IL 62074
217-456-7421
  • Total: 75
  • 3rd grade: 35
  • 4th grade: 40
17 to 1 5 3rd Grade 4th Grade

Middle Schools within the Highland Community Unit School District 5

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Highland Middle School
310 West Rockland Rd
Libertyville, IL 60048
847-362-9020
  • Total: 927
  • 7th grade: 216
  • 8th grade: 224
16 to 1 60 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Highland Community Unit School District 5

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Highland High School
12760 Troxler Ave
Highland, IL 62249
618-654-7131
  • Total: 1,029
  • 9th grade: 271
  • 10th grade: 268
  • 11th grade: 233
  • 12th grade: 257
16 to 1 65 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $20,985
  • Median family income: $56,366
  • Median male income: $34,014
  • Median female income: $17,061
  • Median income of a renter: $25,286
  • Median income of a home owner: $53,275
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    575 860 975 1,500 515

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