Average Teacher Salary in Chama Valley Independent Schools

The average teacher salary in Chama Valley Independent Schools is $43,508.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $31,410 $19,610 $22,960 $28,100 $36,290 $50,100
Kindergarten $43,450 $15,910 $35,230 $44,510 $54,520 $62,470
Elementary $49,800 $36,030 $40,650 $46,590 $55,820 $71,900
Middle school $47,170 $33,980 $38,870 $45,400 $53,120 $64,410
High school $45,710 $27,090 $36,880 $44,710 $54,050 $63,910

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General Facts

  • Staff: 93
  • Full time teachers: 36
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 11 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 9
  • Instructional Coordinators: 1
  • Elementary Teachers: 18
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 3
  • Pre-K Teachers: 1
  • High School Teachers: 11
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 407

Financial Statistics for Chama Valley Independent Schools

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $1,243,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $5,083,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $813,000
  • Total revenue: $7,139,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $3,121,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $3,622,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $1,155,000
  • Expenditures per student: not available
  • Total expenditures: $7,706,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $1,714,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $0
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $0

Information on Schools within Chama Valley Independent Schools

Elementary Schools within the Chama Valley Independent Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Chama Elementary
182 North Pine Ave
Chama, NM 87520
505-588-7285
  • Total: 86
  • Kindergarten: 8
  • 1st grade: 14
  • 2nd grade: 12
  • 3rd grade: 22
  • 4th grade: 10
  • 5th grade: 20
10 to 1 9 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Tierra Amarilla Elementary
Hwy 513
Tierra Amarilla, NM 87575
505-588-7285
  • Total: 100
  • Kindergarten: 12
  • 1st grade: 20
  • 2nd grade: 21
  • 3rd grade: 17
  • 4th grade: 17
  • 5th grade: 13
13 to 1 8 Kindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Chama Valley Independent Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Chama Middle
181 North Pine Ave
Chama, NM 87520
505-588-7285
  • Total: 39
  • 6th grade: 15
  • 7th grade: 9
  • 8th grade: 15
9 to 1 4 6th Grade 8th Grade
Tierra Amarilla Middle
State Route 531
Tierra Amarilla, NM 87575
505-588-7285
  • Total: 46
  • 6th grade: 17
  • 7th grade: 15
  • 8th grade: 14
15 to 1 3 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Chama Valley Independent Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Escalante High
State Route 531 1158
Tierra Amarilla, NM 87575
505-588-7285
  • Total: 136
  • 9th grade: 28
  • 10th grade: 41
  • 11th grade: 34
  • 12th grade: 33
12 to 1 12 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $16,308
  • Median family income: $34,083
  • Median male income: $19,364
  • Median female income: $12,759
  • Median income of a renter: $19,844
  • Median income of a home owner: $32,644
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    290 260 190 125 39