Average Teacher Salary in Grand Rapids Public School District

The average teacher salary in Grand Rapids Public School District is $45,858.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $32,460 $21,353 $25,349 $30,383 $38,804 $48,590
Kindergarten $47,561 $34,367 $38,819 $46,190 $55,590 $64,141
Elementary $53,242 $35,707 $43,344 $53,340 $63,032 $72,385
Middle school $46,975 $32,739 $37,301 $46,600 $55,970 $64,619
High school $49,054 $33,218 $39,315 $49,377 $57,656 $65,026

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General Facts

  • Staff: 449
  • Full time teachers: 211
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 16 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 59
  • Instructional Coordinators: 2
  • Elementary Teachers: 87
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 12
  • Pre-K Teachers: 7
  • High School Teachers: 105
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 3,882

Financial Statistics for Grand Rapids Public School District

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $12,978,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $27,866,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $2,644,000
  • Total revenue: $43,488,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $22,848,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $21,507,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $7,618,000
  • Expenditures per student: $893,000
  • Total expenditures: $41,418,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $9,872,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $2,459,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $379,000

Information on Schools within Grand Rapids Public School District

Elementary Schools within the Grand Rapids Public School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Bigfork Elementary
100 Huskie Blvd
Bigfork, MN 56628
218-743-3444
  • Total: 117
  • Kindergarten: 15
  • 1st grade: 13
  • 2nd grade: 18
  • 3rd grade: 21
  • 4th grade: 14
  • 5th grade: 13
  • 6th grade: 23
10 to 1 11 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Cohasset Elementary
450 Columbus Ave
Cohasset, MN 55721
218-327-5860
  • Total: 270
  • Kindergarten: 53
  • 1st grade: 43
  • 2nd grade: 53
  • 3rd grade: 69
  • 4th grade: 52
18 to 1 15 Kindergarten 4th Grade
Forest Lake Elementary
408 SW 4th St
Forest Lake, MN 55025
651-982-3200
  • Total: 344
  • Kindergarten: 52
  • 1st grade: 45
  • 2nd grade: 49
  • 3rd grade: 45
  • 4th grade: 82
15 to 1 24 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Murphy Elementary
822 NE 5th Ave
Grand Rapids, MN 55744
218-327-5880
  • Total: 343
  • Kindergarten: 77
  • 1st grade: 71
  • 2nd grade: 75
  • 3rd grade: 68
  • 4th grade: 52
18 to 1 19 Kindergarten 4th Grade
Robert J. Elkington Middle School
1000 NE 8th Ave
Grand Rapids, MN 55744
218-327-5800
  • Total: 1,015
  • 5th grade: 263
  • 6th grade: 238
  • 7th grade: 263
  • 8th grade: 251
22 to 1 46 5th Grade 8th Grade
Southwest Elementary
601 SW 7th St
Grand Rapids, MN 55744
218-327-5890
  • Total: 340
  • Kindergarten: 88
  • 1st grade: 66
  • 2nd grade: 78
  • 3rd grade: 53
  • 4th grade: 55
19 to 1 18 Kindergarten 4th Grade

Middle Schools within the Grand Rapids Public School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Bigfork Secondary
100 Huskie Blvd
Bigfork, MN 56628
218-743-3444
  • Total: 150
  • 7th grade: 23
  • 8th grade: 22
  • 9th grade: 33
  • 10th grade: 25
  • 11th grade: 28
  • 12th grade: 19
18 to 1 8 7th Grade 12th Grade
Robert J. Elkington Middle School
1000 NE 8th Ave
Grand Rapids, MN 55744
218-327-5800
  • Total: 1,015
  • 5th grade: 263
  • 6th grade: 238
  • 7th grade: 263
  • 8th grade: 251
22 to 1 46 5th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Grand Rapids Public School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Bigfork Secondary
100 Huskie Blvd
Bigfork, MN 56628
218-743-3444
  • Total: 150
  • 7th grade: 23
  • 8th grade: 22
  • 9th grade: 33
  • 10th grade: 25
  • 11th grade: 28
  • 12th grade: 19
18 to 1 8 7th Grade 12th Grade
Grand Rapids Senior High
800 Conifer Dr NW
Grand Rapids, MN 55744
218-327-5760
  • Total: 1,096
  • 9th grade: 274
  • 10th grade: 284
  • 11th grade: 251
  • 12th grade: 287
22 to 1 51 9th Grade 12th Grade

Other Schools within the Grand Rapids Public School District (Alternative, Special Education)

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Grand Rapids Area Learning Center
1851 East Hwy 169
Grand Rapids, MN 55744
218-327-4346
  • Total: 100
  • 10th grade: 9
  • 11th grade: 26
  • 12th grade: 65
20 to 1 5 8th Grade 12th Grade
Grand Rapids Early Childhood Center
1217 SE 2nd Ave
Grand Rapids, MN 55744
218-327-5772
  • Total: 73
  • Pre-k: 73
13 to 1 6 Prekindergarten Prekindergarten
Middle Area Learning Center
1000 NE 8th Ave
Grand Rapids, MN 55744
218-326-5800
  • Total: 24
  • 5th grade: 1
  • 6th grade: 3
  • 7th grade: 10
  • 8th grade: 10
10 to 1 3 6th Grade 8th Grade
Success Program
800 Conifer Drvie NW
Grand Rapids, MN 55744
218-327-5705
  • Total: 10
  • 6th grade: 1
  • 7th grade: 2
  • 8th grade: 2
  • 9th grade: 2
  • 10th grade: 1
  • 11th grade: 2
10 to 1 1 6th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $18,527
  • Median family income: $46,425
  • Median male income: $28,274
  • Median female income: $14,001
  • Median income of a renter: $20,799
  • Median income of a home owner: $42,892
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    1,540 1,540 2,035 2,000 505

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