Average Teacher Salary in Gadsden Independent Schools

The average teacher salary in Gadsden Independent Schools is $50,739.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $35,683 $17,529 $27,059 $30,310 $37,400 $65,804
Kindergarten $46,580 $32,370 $39,830 $47,160 $54,450 $60,910
Elementary $61,632 $46,468 $50,474 $57,570 $73,099 $84,334
Middle school $47,380 $31,940 $38,050 $45,680 $53,980 $67,160
High school $62,421 $42,363 $50,277 $61,852 $74,425 $84,222

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General Facts

  • Staff: 2,119
  • Full time teachers: 973
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 14 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 294
  • Instructional Coordinators: 97
  • Elementary Teachers: 551
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 26
  • Pre-K Teachers: 30
  • High School Teachers: 227
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 13,406

Financial Statistics for Gadsden Independent Schools

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $12,426,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $100,333,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $18,644,000
  • Total revenue: $131,403,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $70,460,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $71,338,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $20,828,000
  • Expenditures per student: $149,000
  • Total expenditures: $127,071,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $26,909,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $6,278,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $204,000

Information on Schools within Gadsden Independent Schools

Elementary Schools within the Gadsden Independent Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Anthony Elementary
600 North 4th St
Anthony, NM 88021
505-882-6203
  • Total: 716
  • Pre-k: 26
  • Kindergarten: 101
  • 1st grade: 98
  • 2nd grade: 85
  • 3rd grade: 102
  • 4th grade: 103
  • 5th grade: 96
  • 6th grade: 105
14 to 1 50 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Berino Elementary
92 Schroder Dr
Anthony, NM 88021
505-882-6203
  • Total: 661
  • Pre-k: 14
  • Kindergarten: 108
  • 1st grade: 91
  • 2nd grade: 94
  • 3rd grade: 85
  • 4th grade: 92
  • 5th grade: 90
  • 6th grade: 87
13 to 1 52 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Chaparral Elementary
300 Lisa Dr
Chaparral, NM 88021
505-882-6203
  • Total: 717
  • Pre-k: 12
  • Kindergarten: 114
  • 1st grade: 91
  • 2nd grade: 101
  • 3rd grade: 96
  • 4th grade: 107
  • 5th grade: 100
  • 6th grade: 96
14 to 1 51 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Desert Trails Elementary
310 East Lisa
Chaparral, NM 88021
505-882-6203
  • Total: 625
  • Pre-k: 2
  • Kindergarten: 87
  • 1st grade: 86
  • 2nd grade: 91
  • 3rd grade: 89
  • 4th grade: 94
  • 5th grade: 85
  • 6th grade: 91
14 to 1 44 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Desert View Elementary
425 Valle Vista
Sunland Park, NM 88063
505-882-6203
  • Total: 532
  • Pre-k: 1
  • Kindergarten: 84
  • 1st grade: 71
  • 2nd grade: 79
  • 3rd grade: 72
  • 4th grade: 84
  • 5th grade: 81
  • 6th grade: 60
14 to 1 39 Kindergarten 6th Grade
La Union Elementary
875 Mercantile
Anthony, NM 88021
505-882-6203
  • Total: 273
  • Pre-k: 10
  • Kindergarten: 39
  • 1st grade: 47
  • 2nd grade: 34
  • 3rd grade: 37
  • 4th grade: 34
  • 5th grade: 38
  • 6th grade: 34
11 to 1 24 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Loma Linda Elementary
1451 Donaldson Ave
Anthony, NM 88021
505-882-6203
  • Total: 536
  • Kindergarten: 92
  • 1st grade: 68
  • 2nd grade: 75
  • 3rd grade: 75
  • 4th grade: 72
  • 5th grade: 72
  • 6th grade: 82
15 to 1 35 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Mesquite Elementary
205 Nm Hwy 228
Mesquite, NM 88048
505-882-6203
  • Total: 450
  • Pre-k: 4
  • Kindergarten: 46
  • 1st grade: 71
  • 2nd grade: 70
  • 3rd grade: 54
  • 4th grade: 89
  • 5th grade: 60
  • 6th grade: 56
12 to 1 36 Kindergarten 6th Grade
North Valley Elementary
300 Cascade Ave
San Miguel, NM 88058
505-882-6203
  • Total: 417
  • Pre-k: 14
  • Kindergarten: 54
  • 1st grade: 65
  • 2nd grade: 56
  • 3rd grade: 63
  • 4th grade: 57
  • 5th grade: 51
  • 6th grade: 57
14 to 1 29 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Riverside Elementary
1600 Johnson St
Carlsbad, NM 88220
505-234-3300
  • Total: 256
  • Pre-k: 24
  • Kindergarten: 112
  • 1st grade: 97
  • 2nd grade: 94
  • 3rd grade: 103
  • 4th grade: 106
  • 5th grade: 101
  • 6th grade: 106
16 to 1 16 1st Grade 5th Grade
Santa Teresa Elementary
201 Commerciantes
Santa Teresa, NM 88008
505-882-6203
  • Total: 539
  • Pre-k: 12
  • Kindergarten: 74
  • 1st grade: 92
  • 2nd grade: 70
  • 3rd grade: 81
  • 4th grade: 72
  • 5th grade: 66
  • 6th grade: 72
15 to 1 36 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Sunland Park Elementary
305 Alto Vista
Sunland Park, NM 88063
505-882-6203
  • Total: 409
  • Pre-k: 26
  • Kindergarten: 54
  • 1st grade: 60
  • 2nd grade: 48
  • 3rd grade: 48
  • 4th grade: 67
  • 5th grade: 56
  • 6th grade: 50
14 to 1 29 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Sunrise Elementary
505 South Mainsuite 249
Las Cruces, NM 88001
505-527-5800
  • Total: 550
  • 3rd grade: 174
  • 4th grade: 181
  • 5th grade: 195
16 to 1 35 3rd Grade 5th Grade
Vado Elementary
330 Holguin Rd
Vado, NM 88072
505-882-6203
  • Total: 482
  • Pre-k: 20
  • Kindergarten: 62
  • 1st grade: 85
  • 2nd grade: 67
  • 3rd grade: 72
  • 4th grade: 63
  • 5th grade: 61
  • 6th grade: 52
13 to 1 36 Kindergarten 6th Grade

Middle Schools within the Gadsden Independent Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Chaparral Middle
290 Lisa Dr
Chaparral, NM 88021
505-882-6203
  • Total: 545
  • 6th grade: 227
  • 7th grade: 237
  • 8th grade: 262
13 to 1 41 7th Grade 8th Grade
Gadsden Middle
1301 West Washington
Anthony, NM 88021
505-882-6203
  • Total: 819
  • 7th grade: 414
  • 8th grade: 405
13 to 1 63 7th Grade 8th Grade
Santa Teresa Middle
4800 Mcnutt Rd
Santa Teresa, NM 88008
505-882-6203
  • Total: 614
  • 7th grade: 301
  • 8th grade: 313
13 to 1 48 7th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Gadsden Independent Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Chaparral High
305 Lisa Dr
Anthony, NM 88021
505-882-6203
  • Total: 888
  • 9th grade: 275
  • 10th grade: 257
  • 11th grade: 191
  • 12th grade: 165
13 to 1 66 9th Grade 12th Grade
Gadsden High
6308 Hwy 28
Anthony, NM 88021
505-882-6203
  • Total: 1,743
  • 9th grade: 512
  • 10th grade: 430
  • 11th grade: 395
  • 12th grade: 406
15 to 1 113 9th Grade 12th Grade
Santa Teresa High
100 Airporoute Rd
Santa Teresa, NM 88008
505-882-6203
  • Total: 1,336
  • 9th grade: 413
  • 10th grade: 321
  • 11th grade: 320
  • 12th grade: 282
17 to 1 77 9th Grade 12th Grade

Other Schools within the Gadsden Independent Schools (Alternative, Special Education)

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Desert Pride Academy
313 Camino Alire
Sante Fe, NM 87501
505-882-6203
  • Total: 298
  • 7th grade: 3
  • 8th grade: 4
  • 9th grade: 34
  • 10th grade: 71
  • 11th grade: 105
  • 12th grade: 81
20 to 1 15 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $9,144
  • Median family income: $25,760
  • Median male income: $15,916
  • Median female income: $11,179
  • Median income of a renter: $15,732
  • Median income of a home owner: $27,664
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    5,600 2,665 1,700 1,115 465