Average Teacher Salary in Grand Island Public Schools

The average teacher salary in Grand Island Public Schools is $40,922.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $20,510 $14,380 $15,400 $17,800 $23,420 $29,820
Kindergarten $44,870 $28,950 $34,570 $43,880 $53,930 $63,940
Elementary $45,040 $30,430 $37,100 $44,610 $51,990 $61,530
Middle school $48,120 $32,590 $40,950 $47,910 $55,870 $64,590
High school $46,070 $30,150 $37,410 $46,260 $53,740 $62,780

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General Facts

  • Staff: 1,163
  • Full time teachers: 604
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 13 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 126
  • Instructional Coordinators: 12
  • Elementary Teachers: 476
  • Kindergarten Teachers: not available
  • Pre-K Teachers: not available
  • High School Teachers: 128
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 8,557

Financial Statistics for Grand Island Public Schools

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $50,559,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $36,778,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $8,644,000
  • Total revenue: $95,981,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $53,693,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $45,955,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $7,253,000
  • Expenditures per student: $5,000
  • Total expenditures: $91,444,000

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 Grand Island Public Schools

Elementary Schools within the Grand Island Public Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Dodge Elementary School
641 South Oak St
Grand Island, NE 68801
308-385-5889
  • Total: 467
  • Pre-k: 8
  • Kindergarten: 85
  • 1st grade: 75
  • 2nd grade: 76
  • 3rd grade: 84
  • 4th grade: 71
  • 5th grade: 68
13 to 1 35 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Engleman Elementary School
4360 West Capital Ave
Grand Island, NE 68803
308-385-5902
  • Total: 320
  • Pre-k: 4
  • Kindergarten: 53
  • 1st grade: 51
  • 2nd grade: 55
  • 3rd grade: 54
  • 4th grade: 48
  • 5th grade: 55
17 to 1 19 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Gates Elementary School
2700 West Louise St
Grand Island, NE 68803
308-385-5892
  • Total: 370
  • Pre-k: 60
  • Kindergarten: 53
  • 1st grade: 49
  • 2nd grade: 61
  • 3rd grade: 52
  • 4th grade: 44
  • 5th grade: 51
15 to 1 24 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Howard Elementary School
502 West 9th St
Grand Island, NE 68801
308-385-5916
  • Total: 406
  • Pre-k: 10
  • Kindergarten: 68
  • 1st grade: 92
  • 2nd grade: 62
  • 3rd grade: 58
  • 4th grade: 63
  • 5th grade: 53
13 to 1 32 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Jefferson Elementary School
1314 West 7th St
Grand Island, NE 68801
308-385-5922
  • Total: 312
  • Pre-k: 1
  • Kindergarten: 40
  • 1st grade: 41
  • 2nd grade: 28
  • 3rd grade: 29
  • 4th grade: 27
  • 5th grade: 36
14 to 1 23 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Knickrehm Elementary School
2013 North Oak St
Grand Island, NE 68801
308-385-5927
  • Total: 265
  • Pre-k: 30
  • Kindergarten: 43
  • 1st grade: 34
  • 2nd grade: 45
  • 3rd grade: 38
  • 4th grade: 38
  • 5th grade: 37
15 to 1 18 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Lincoln Elementary School
805 North Beal St
Grand Island, NE 68801
308-385-5924
  • Total: 347
  • Kindergarten: 43
  • 1st grade: 38
  • 2nd grade: 39
  • 3rd grade: 42
  • 4th grade: 34
  • 5th grade: 37
14 to 1 25 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Newell Elementary School
2700 West 13th St
Grand Island, NE 68803
308-385-5905
  • Total: 406
  • Pre-k: 2
  • Kindergarten: 64
  • 1st grade: 73
  • 2nd grade: 66
  • 3rd grade: 59
  • 4th grade: 70
  • 5th grade: 72
15 to 1 27 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Seedling Mile Elementary School
3208 East Seeding Mile Rd
Grand Island, NE 68801
308-385-5910
  • Total: 120
  • Pre-k: 1
  • Kindergarten: 20
  • 1st grade: 20
  • 2nd grade: 16
  • 3rd grade: 24
  • 4th grade: 19
  • 5th grade: 20
14 to 1 9 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Shoemaker Elementary School
4160 West Old Potash Hwy
Grand Island, NE 68803
308-385-5936
  • Total: 258
  • Pre-k: 4
  • Kindergarten: 60
  • 1st grade: 40
  • 2nd grade: 36
  • 3rd grade: 34
  • 4th grade: 49
  • 5th grade: 35
15 to 1 17 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Starr Elementary School
315 Wyandotte St
Grand Island, NE 68801
308-385-5882
  • Total: 252
  • Pre-k: 8
  • Kindergarten: 54
  • 1st grade: 37
  • 2nd grade: 47
  • 3rd grade: 39
  • 4th grade: 35
  • 5th grade: 32
12 to 1 21 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Stolley Park Elementary School
1700 West Stolley Park Rd
Grand Island, NE 68801
308-385-5913
  • Total: 218
  • Kindergarten: 30
  • 1st grade: 37
  • 2nd grade: 39
  • 3rd grade: 36
  • 4th grade: 35
  • 5th grade: 41
15 to 1 15 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Third City Preschool
4100 West 13th St
Grand Island, NE 68803
308-385-5900
  • Total: 143
  • Pre-k: 143
36 to 1 4 Prekindergarten Prekindergarten
Wasmer Elementary School
318 South Clark St
Grand Island, NE 68801
308-385-5920
  • Total: 397
  • Pre-k: 3
  • Kindergarten: 74
  • 1st grade: 65
  • 2nd grade: 65
  • 3rd grade: 74
  • 4th grade: 59
  • 5th grade: 57
13 to 1 31 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
West Lawn Elementary School
3022 West College St
Grand Island, NE 68803
308-385-5930
  • Total: 334
  • Pre-k: 5
  • Kindergarten: 57
  • 1st grade: 56
  • 2nd grade: 44
  • 3rd grade: 56
  • 4th grade: 60
  • 5th grade: 56
14 to 1 25 Prekindergarten 6th Grade

Middle Schools within the Grand Island Public Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Barr Middle School
602 West Stolley Park Rd
Grand Island, NE 68801
308-385-5875
  • Total: 668
  • 6th grade: 199
  • 7th grade: 241
  • 8th grade: 228
12 to 1 55 6th Grade 8th Grade
Walnut Middle School
1600 North Custer Ave
Grand Island, NE 68803
308-385-5990
  • Total: 871
  • Pre-k: 28
  • 6th grade: 264
  • 7th grade: 284
  • 8th grade: 295
14 to 1 64 6th Grade 8th Grade
Westridge Middle School
4111 West 13th St
Grand Island, NE 68803
308-385-5886
  • Total: 351
  • 6th grade: 141
  • 7th grade: 117
  • 8th grade: 93
15 to 1 24 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Grand Island Public Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Grand Island Senior High School
2124 North Lafayette
Grand Island, NE 68803
308-385-5950
  • Total: 2,052
  • 9th grade: 548
  • 10th grade: 578
  • 11th grade: 490
  • 12th grade: 436
16 to 1 125 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $17,153
  • Median family income: $43,527
  • Median male income: $23,284
  • Median female income: $15,342
  • Median income of a renter: $22,061
  • Median income of a home owner: $46,015
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    2,675 2,310 3,185 2,385 845