Average Teacher Salary in Northwest Area School District

The average teacher salary in Northwest Area School District is $47,290.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $24,630 $16,970 $19,350 $24,950 $28,970 $31,340
Kindergarten $51,090 $28,400 $34,450 $54,070 $66,260 $75,470
Elementary $49,350 $25,320 $33,980 $46,940 $64,320 $77,100
Middle school $56,040 $36,740 $44,140 $56,000 $68,690 $78,280
High school $55,340 $34,580 $41,520 $53,560 $70,380 $81,480

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General Facts

  • Staff: 179
  • Full time teachers: 98
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 13 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 20
  • Instructional Coordinators: 1
  • Elementary Teachers: 44
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 4
  • Pre-K Teachers: 0
  • High School Teachers: 40
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 1,314

Financial Statistics for Northwest Area School District

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $6,187,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $10,240,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $765,000
  • Total revenue: $17,192,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $9,070,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $7,427,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $3,226,000
  • Expenditures per student: $16,000
  • Total expenditures: $16,704,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $4,550,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $705,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $245,000

Information on Schools within Northwest Area School District

Elementary Schools within the Northwest Area School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Garrison Memorial School
West Vine St
Shickshinny, PA 18655
570-542-7001
  • Total: 128
  • Kindergarten: 19
  • 1st grade: 17
  • 2nd grade: 21
  • 3rd grade: 20
  • 4th grade: 12
  • 5th grade: 21
  • 6th grade: 18
10 to 1 13 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Hunlock Creek School
21 Sunset Lake Rd
Shickshinny, PA 18655
570-256-3649
  • Total: 256
  • Kindergarten: 38
  • 1st grade: 33
  • 2nd grade: 38
  • 3rd grade: 32
  • 4th grade: 27
  • 5th grade: 52
  • 6th grade: 36
16 to 1 16 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Huntington Mills School
417 Shickshinny Lake Rd
Shickshinny, PA 18655
570-864-3461
  • Total: 283
  • Kindergarten: 37
  • 1st grade: 51
  • 2nd grade: 35
  • 3rd grade: 36
  • 4th grade: 39
  • 5th grade: 33
  • 6th grade: 52
13 to 1 22 Kindergarten 6th Grade

Middle Schools within the Northwest Area School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Northwest Area High School
243 Thorne Hill Rd
Shickshinny, PA 18655
570-542-4126
  • Total: 647
  • 7th grade: 125
  • 8th grade: 117
  • 9th grade: 95
  • 10th grade: 98
  • 11th grade: 113
  • 12th grade: 99
14 to 1 47 7th Grade 12th Grade

High Schools within the Northwest Area School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Northwest Area High School
243 Thorne Hill Rd
Shickshinny, PA 18655
570-542-4126
  • Total: 647
  • 7th grade: 125
  • 8th grade: 117
  • 9th grade: 95
  • 10th grade: 98
  • 11th grade: 113
  • 12th grade: 99
14 to 1 47 7th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $16,665
  • Median family income: $42,524
  • Median male income: $27,093
  • Median female income: $14,005
  • Median income of a renter: $24,323
  • Median income of a home owner: $41,250
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    575 620 690 580 139

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