Average Teacher Salary in Fort Osage R-I

The average teacher salary in Fort Osage R-I is $40,803.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $25,914 $16,239 $18,211 $22,690 $30,898 $41,617
Kindergarten $46,828 $31,050 $35,834 $43,088 $54,468 $69,815
Elementary $44,649 $30,419 $34,785 $41,118 $51,163 $65,175
Middle school $42,668 $29,746 $34,877 $41,212 $49,815 $59,020
High school $43,959 $30,931 $35,593 $42,523 $51,380 $61,261

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General Facts

  • Staff: 842
  • Full time teachers: 372
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 11 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 105
  • Instructional Coordinators: 8
  • Elementary Teachers: 165
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 24
  • Pre-K Teachers: 7
  • High School Teachers: 176
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 4,933

Financial Statistics for Fort Osage R-I

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $24,665,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $25,152,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $2,980,000
  • Total revenue: $52,797,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $29,766,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $31,498,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $6,356,000
  • Expenditures per student: $974,000
  • Total expenditures: $53,964,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $0
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $0
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $0

Information on Schools within Fort Osage R-I

Elementary Schools within the Fort Osage R-I

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Blue Hills Elementary
2101 North Twyman Rd
Independence, MO 64058
816-650-7440
  • Total: 415
  • Kindergarten: 81
  • 1st grade: 83
  • 2nd grade: 82
  • 3rd grade: 89
  • 4th grade: 80
14 to 1 29 Kindergarten 4th Grade
Buckner Elementary
2101 North Twyman Rd
Independence, MO 64058
816-650-7300
  • Total: 350
  • Kindergarten: 68
  • 1st grade: 76
  • 2nd grade: 66
  • 3rd grade: 72
  • 4th grade: 68
12 to 1 29 Kindergarten 4th Grade
Cler-mont Elementary
2101 North Twyman Rd
Independence, MO 64058
816-650-7350
  • Total: 353
  • Kindergarten: 62
  • 1st grade: 66
  • 2nd grade: 70
  • 3rd grade: 94
  • 4th grade: 61
13 to 1 27 Kindergarten 4th Grade
Early Childhood Center
205 Wiggs St
Kennett, MO 63857
573-717-1145
  • Total: 133
  • Pre-k: 102
19 to 1 7 Prekindergarten Prekindergarten
Elm Grove Elementary
2101 North Twyman Rd
Independence, MO 64058
816-650-7400
  • Total: 380
  • Kindergarten: 72
  • 1st grade: 82
  • 2nd grade: 69
  • 3rd grade: 77
  • 4th grade: 80
14 to 1 28 Kindergarten 4th Grade
Fire Prairie Middle
2101 North Twyman Rd
Independence, MO 64058
816-650-7158
  • Total: 754
  • 5th grade: 383
  • 6th grade: 371
15 to 1 52 5th Grade 6th Grade
Indian Trails Elementary
2101 North Twyman Rd
Independence, MO 64058
816-650-7645
  • Total: 339
  • Kindergarten: 79
  • 1st grade: 80
  • 2nd grade: 71
  • 3rd grade: 57
  • 4th grade: 52
13 to 1 26 Prekindergarten 4th Grade

Middle Schools within the Fort Osage R-I

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Osage Trail Middle
2101 North Twyman Rd
Independence, MO 64058
816-650-7151
  • Total: 698
  • 7th grade: 338
  • 8th grade: 360
12 to 1 58 7th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Fort Osage R-I

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Fort Osage High
2101 North Twyman Rd
Independence, MO 64058
816-650-7063
  • Total: 1,476
  • 9th grade: 363
  • 10th grade: 350
  • 11th grade: 402
  • 12th grade: 361
18 to 1 85 9th Grade 12th Grade

Other Schools within the Fort Osage R-I (Alternative, Special Education)

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Mccune School For Boys
2101 North Twyman Rd
Independence, MO 64058
816-650-7490
  • Total: 35
  • 8th grade: 4
  • 9th grade: 23
  • 10th grade: 6
  • 11th grade: 2
4 to 1 9 7th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $17,578
  • Median family income: $50,146
  • Median male income: $31,978
  • Median female income: $19,493
  • Median income of a renter: $27,025
  • Median income of a home owner: $52,175
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    1,055 1,240 1,975 1,775 485