Average Teacher Salary in Highlands School District

The average teacher salary in Highlands School District is $47,357.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $25,900 $17,773 $20,720 $24,546 $29,330 $34,646
Kindergarten $51,456 $31,683 $37,986 $48,136 $65,470 $78,680
Elementary $51,613 $29,046 $39,430 $49,350 $63,230 $78,693
Middle school $54,890 $33,633 $42,320 $53,056 $66,456 $79,326
High school $52,926 $32,570 $38,860 $51,790 $65,290 $78,276

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General Facts

  • Staff: 415
  • Full time teachers: 221
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 13 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 48
  • Instructional Coordinators: 1
  • Elementary Teachers: 98
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 13
  • Pre-K Teachers: 3
  • High School Teachers: 86
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 2,516

Financial Statistics for Highlands School District

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $19,061,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $15,549,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $1,642,000
  • Total revenue: $36,252,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $18,182,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $17,629,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $5,832,000
  • Expenditures per student: $78,000
  • Total expenditures: $33,157,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $8,547,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $2,764,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $289,000

Information on Schools within Highlands School District

Elementary Schools within the Highlands School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Fairmount El School
1060 Atlantic Ave
Brackenridge, PA 15014
724-224-5880
  • Total: 266
  • Pre-k: 30
  • Kindergarten: 46
  • 1st grade: 38
  • 2nd grade: 40
  • 3rd grade: 34
  • 4th grade: 41
  • 5th grade: 37
13 to 1 20 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Fawn El School
5591 Ridge Rd
Natrona Heights, PA 15065
724-224-4844
  • Total: 279
  • Pre-k: 34
  • Kindergarten: 42
  • 1st grade: 42
  • 2nd grade: 35
  • 3rd grade: 39
  • 4th grade: 44
  • 5th grade: 43
11 to 1 27 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Grandview El School
80 Grandview Ave
Morrisville, PA 19067
215-736-2680
  • Total: 185
  • Kindergarten: 48
  • 1st grade: 39
  • 2nd grade: 41
  • 3rd grade: 53
  • 4th grade: 41
  • 5th grade: 35
12 to 1 16 3rd Grade 5th Grade
Heights El School
1415 Freeporoute Rd
Natrona Heights, PA 15065
724-224-0774
  • Total: 276
  • Pre-k: 31
  • Kindergarten: 37
  • 1st grade: 42
  • 2nd grade: 41
  • 3rd grade: 42
  • 4th grade: 43
  • 5th grade: 40
17 to 1 17 Prekindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Highlands School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Highlands Middle School
1350 Brdview Blvd
Natrona Heights, PA 15065
724-226-0600
  • Total: 617
  • 6th grade: 210
  • 7th grade: 210
  • 8th grade: 197
11 to 1 55 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Highlands School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Highlands Senior High School
1500 Pacific Ave
Natrona Heights, PA 15065
724-226-1000
  • Total: 893
  • 8th grade: 1
  • 9th grade: 248
  • 10th grade: 244
  • 11th grade: 200
  • 12th grade: 194
14 to 1 62 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $17,481
  • Median family income: $40,715
  • Median male income: $27,797
  • Median female income: $15,679
  • Median income of a renter: $21,006
  • Median income of a home owner: $39,278
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    1,545 1,450 1,520 1,280 295

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