Average Teacher Salary in Raton Public Schools

The average teacher salary in Raton Public 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: 190
  • Full time teachers: 98
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 14 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 29
  • Instructional Coordinators: 0
  • Elementary Teachers: 52
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 6
  • Pre-K Teachers: 2
  • High School Teachers: 25
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 1,369

Financial Statistics for Raton Public Schools

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $669,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $10,576,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $1,265,000
  • Total revenue: $12,510,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $7,303,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $6,987,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $2,052,000
  • Expenditures per student: not available
  • Total expenditures: $12,641,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $3,973,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $546,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $0

Information on Schools within Raton Public Schools

Elementary Schools within the Raton Public Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Columbian Elementary
700 North 2nd
Raton, NM 87740
505-445-9111
  • Total: 187
  • 2nd grade: 103
  • 3rd grade: 84
14 to 1 13 2nd Grade 3rd Grade
Kearney Elementary
800 South 3rd
Raton, NM 87740
505-445-9111
  • Total: 198
  • 4th grade: 110
  • 5th grade: 88
15 to 1 13 4th Grade 5th Grade
Longfellow Elementary
700 East 4th
Raton, NM 87740
505-445-9111
  • Total: 302
  • Pre-k: 70
  • Kindergarten: 118
  • 1st grade: 114
15 to 1 21 Prekindergarten 1st Grade

Middle Schools within the Raton Public Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Raton Middle
500 South Third
Raton, NM 87740
505-445-9111
  • Total: 292
  • 6th grade: 91
  • 7th grade: 101
  • 8th grade: 100
13 to 1 22 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Raton Public Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Raton High
1535 Tiger Circlecle
Raton, NM 87740
505-445-9111
  • Total: 390
  • 9th grade: 130
  • 10th grade: 106
  • 11th grade: 86
  • 12th grade: 68
14 to 1 28 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $15,392
  • Median family income: $34,814
  • Median male income: $22,557
  • Median female income: $13,000
  • Median income of a renter: $23,244
  • Median income of a home owner: $32,121
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    710 660 430 425 120