Average Teacher Salary in Jim Thorpe Area School District

The average teacher salary in Jim Thorpe Area School District is $48,866.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $22,330 $16,500 $18,010 $20,520 $24,600 $29,860
Kindergarten $51,650 $28,710 $38,580 $52,120 $64,070 $75,680
Elementary $57,330 $34,030 $43,730 $55,970 $72,110 $84,760
Middle school $58,560 $39,680 $46,210 $55,020 $70,170 $82,950
High school $54,460 $35,970 $42,730 $51,590 $66,750 $80,460

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General Facts

  • Staff: 304
  • Full time teachers: 152
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 14 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 51
  • Instructional Coordinators: 2
  • Elementary Teachers: 61
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 8
  • Pre-K Teachers: 1
  • High School Teachers: 64
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 2,189

Financial Statistics for Jim Thorpe Area School District

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $23,339,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $5,033,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $1,360,000
  • Total revenue: $29,732,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $10,677,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $10,897,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $4,417,000
  • Expenditures per student: $261,000
  • Total expenditures: $35,321,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $5,398,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $663,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $383,000

Information on Schools within Jim Thorpe Area School District

Elementary Schools within the Jim Thorpe Area School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
L B Morris El School
150 West 10th St
Jim Thorpe, PA 18229
570-325-2703
  • Total: 797
  • Kindergarten: 97
  • 1st grade: 93
  • 2nd grade: 81
  • 3rd grade: 95
  • 4th grade: 76
  • 5th grade: 91
  • 6th grade: 86
  • 7th grade: 95
  • 8th grade: 83
15 to 1 53 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Penn/kidder Campus
2937 Route 903
Albrightsville, PA 18210
570-722-1150
  • Total: 758
  • Kindergarten: 80
  • 1st grade: 76
  • 2nd grade: 98
  • 3rd grade: 68
  • 4th grade: 83
  • 5th grade: 84
  • 6th grade: 88
  • 7th grade: 92
  • 8th grade: 89
15 to 1 51 Kindergarten 8th Grade

Middle Schools within the Jim Thorpe Area School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Jim Thorpe Area Senior High School
1 Olympian Way
Jim Thorpe, PA 18229
570-325-3663
  • Total: 634
  • 9th grade: 189
  • 10th grade: 156
  • 11th grade: 158
  • 12th grade: 131
13 to 1 49 7th Grade 12th Grade
L B Morris El School
150 West 10th St
Jim Thorpe, PA 18229
570-325-2703
  • Total: 797
  • Kindergarten: 97
  • 1st grade: 93
  • 2nd grade: 81
  • 3rd grade: 95
  • 4th grade: 76
  • 5th grade: 91
  • 6th grade: 86
  • 7th grade: 95
  • 8th grade: 83
15 to 1 53 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Penn/kidder Campus
2937 Route 903
Albrightsville, PA 18210
570-722-1150
  • Total: 758
  • Kindergarten: 80
  • 1st grade: 76
  • 2nd grade: 98
  • 3rd grade: 68
  • 4th grade: 83
  • 5th grade: 84
  • 6th grade: 88
  • 7th grade: 92
  • 8th grade: 89
15 to 1 51 Kindergarten 8th Grade

High Schools within the Jim Thorpe Area School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Jim Thorpe Area Senior High School
1 Olympian Way
Jim Thorpe, PA 18229
570-325-3663
  • Total: 634
  • 9th grade: 189
  • 10th grade: 156
  • 11th grade: 158
  • 12th grade: 131
13 to 1 49 7th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $17,444
  • Median family income: $42,637
  • Median male income: $30,176
  • Median female income: $16,378
  • Median income of a renter: $24,167
  • Median income of a home owner: $39,350
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    670 820 725 725 225

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