Average Teacher Salary in Independent School District 197

The average teacher salary in Independent School District 197 is $46,838.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $31,480 $22,160 $24,790 $28,330 $33,240 $46,720
Kindergarten $52,750 $34,120 $38,700 $50,160 $66,040 $78,240
Elementary $53,160 $32,380 $38,550 $51,260 $66,030 $79,040
Middle school $45,830 $30,530 $34,350 $41,430 $56,090 $68,900
High school $50,970 $31,330 $36,740 $48,690 $62,570 $74,890

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General Facts

  • Staff: 561
  • Full time teachers: 280
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 12 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 55
  • Instructional Coordinators: 5
  • Elementary Teachers: 105
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 13
  • Pre-K Teachers: 10
  • High School Teachers: 103
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 4,465

Financial Statistics for Independent School District 197

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $22,572,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $33,784,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $2,611,000
  • Total revenue: $58,967,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $28,235,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $30,579,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $10,067,000
  • Expenditures per student: $2,929,000
  • Total expenditures: $81,442,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $12,210,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $3,859,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $221,000

Information on Schools within Independent School District 197

Elementary Schools within the Independent School District 197

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Friendly Hills Middle
701 Mendota Heights Rd
Mendota Heights, MN 55120
651-905-4100
  • Total: 578
  • 5th grade: 138
  • 6th grade: 158
  • 7th grade: 137
  • 8th grade: 145
16 to 1 36 5th Grade 8th Grade
Garlough Elementary
1740 Charlton St
West Saint Paul, MN 55118
651-405-2973
  • Total: 383
  • Kindergarten: 106
  • 1st grade: 74
  • 2nd grade: 74
  • 3rd grade: 66
  • 4th grade: 63
13 to 1 30 Prekindergarten 4th Grade
Heritage Middle
121 West Butler Ave
West Saint Paul, MN 55118
651-905-4000
  • Total: 647
  • 5th grade: 157
  • 6th grade: 165
  • 7th grade: 154
  • 8th grade: 171
16 to 1 42 5th Grade 8th Grade
Mendota Elementary
1979 Summit Ln
Mendota Heights, MN 55118
651-405-2451
  • Total: 356
  • Kindergarten: 66
  • 1st grade: 69
  • 2nd grade: 71
  • 3rd grade: 70
  • 4th grade: 80
16 to 1 23 Prekindergarten 4th Grade
Moreland Elementary
217 West Moreland Ave
West Saint Paul, MN 55118
651-405-2531
  • Total: 299
  • Kindergarten: 48
  • 1st grade: 51
  • 2nd grade: 68
  • 3rd grade: 64
  • 4th grade: 68
11 to 1 28 Prekindergarten 4th Grade
Pilot Knob Elementary
1436 Lone Oak Rd
Eagan, MN 55121
651-405-2788
  • Total: 275
  • Kindergarten: 48
  • 1st grade: 65
  • 2nd grade: 52
  • 3rd grade: 57
  • 4th grade: 53
13 to 1 22 Prekindergarten 4th Grade
Somerset Elementary
1355 Dodd Rd
Mendota Heights, MN 55118
651-405-2631
  • Total: 328
  • Kindergarten: 71
  • 1st grade: 69
  • 2nd grade: 70
  • 3rd grade: 71
  • 4th grade: 47
17 to 1 20 Prekindergarten 4th Grade

Middle Schools within the Independent School District 197

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Friendly Hills Middle
701 Mendota Heights Rd
Mendota Heights, MN 55120
651-905-4100
  • Total: 578
  • 5th grade: 138
  • 6th grade: 158
  • 7th grade: 137
  • 8th grade: 145
16 to 1 36 5th Grade 8th Grade
Heritage Middle
121 West Butler Ave
West Saint Paul, MN 55118
651-905-4000
  • Total: 647
  • 5th grade: 157
  • 6th grade: 165
  • 7th grade: 154
  • 8th grade: 171
16 to 1 42 5th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Independent School District 197

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Henry Sibley Senior High
1897 Delaware Ave
West Saint Paul, MN 55118
651-681-2328
  • Total: 1,499
  • 9th grade: 373
  • 10th grade: 370
  • 11th grade: 378
  • 12th grade: 378
19 to 1 78 9th Grade 12th Grade

Other Schools within the Independent School District 197 (Alternative, Special Education)

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Special Education Program
1897 Delaware
West Saint Paul, MN 55118
651-681-2392
  • Total: 100
  • Pre-k: 97
  • 6th grade: 1
  • 12th grade: 2
not available not available Prekindergarten 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $30,066
  • Median family income: $69,106
  • Median male income: $37,372
  • Median female income: $25,704
  • Median income of a renter: $32,143
  • Median income of a home owner: $68,592
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    1,015 1,380 2,100 3,420 2,925