Average Teacher Salary in West Chester Area School District

The average teacher salary in West Chester Area School District is $49,730.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $26,520 $19,000 $21,620 $25,210 $29,910 $34,410
Kindergarten $48,010 $27,260 $32,730 $42,290 $61,200 $81,230
Elementary $53,790 $30,450 $38,510 $49,700 $66,270 $87,690
Middle school $62,060 $36,860 $45,910 $57,950 $75,780 $91,840
High school $58,270 $38,390 $44,700 $55,240 $70,360 $86,750

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General Facts

  • Staff: 1,496
  • Full time teachers: 844
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 14 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 182
  • Instructional Coordinators: 10
  • Elementary Teachers: 364
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 22
  • Pre-K Teachers: 0
  • High School Teachers: 437
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 11,654

Financial Statistics for West Chester Area School District

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $147,816,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $26,133,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $4,328,000
  • Total revenue: $178,277,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $88,376,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $82,009,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $28,037,000
  • Expenditures per student: $112,000
  • Total expenditures: $189,021,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $44,753,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $9,494,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $2,288,000

Information on Schools within West Chester Area School District

Elementary Schools within the West Chester Area School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
East Bradford El School
820 Frank Rd
West Chester, PA 19380
484-266-2100
  • Total: 384
  • Kindergarten: 43
  • 1st grade: 54
  • 2nd grade: 67
  • 3rd grade: 70
  • 4th grade: 79
  • 5th grade: 71
12 to 1 32 Kindergarten 5th Grade
East Goshen El School
800 North Chester Rd
West Chester, PA 19380
484-266-1500
  • Total: 522
  • Kindergarten: 68
  • 1st grade: 80
  • 2nd grade: 85
  • 3rd grade: 95
  • 4th grade: 106
  • 5th grade: 88
14 to 1 37 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Exton El School
301 South Hendricks Ave
Exton, PA 19341
484-266-1400
  • Total: 513
  • Kindergarten: 74
  • 1st grade: 79
  • 2nd grade: 93
  • 3rd grade: 88
  • 4th grade: 85
  • 5th grade: 94
14 to 1 37 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Fern Hill El School
915 Lincoln Ave
West Chester, PA 19380
484-266-1600
  • Total: 433
  • Kindergarten: 57
  • 1st grade: 62
  • 2nd grade: 77
  • 3rd grade: 83
  • 4th grade: 80
  • 5th grade: 74
13 to 1 33 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Glen Acres El School
1150 Delancey Place
West Chester, PA 19382
484-266-1700
  • Total: 497
  • Kindergarten: 68
  • 1st grade: 73
  • 2nd grade: 80
  • 3rd grade: 92
  • 4th grade: 90
  • 5th grade: 94
15 to 1 34 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Hillsdale El School
725 West Market St
West Chester, PA 19382
484-266-2000
  • Total: 600
  • Kindergarten: 86
  • 1st grade: 94
  • 2nd grade: 97
  • 3rd grade: 105
  • 4th grade: 109
  • 5th grade: 109
16 to 1 37 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Mary C Howse El School
641 West Boot Rd
West Chester, PA 19380
484-266-1300
  • Total: 458
  • Kindergarten: 63
  • 1st grade: 73
  • 2nd grade: 79
  • 3rd grade: 67
  • 4th grade: 83
  • 5th grade: 93
16 to 1 28 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Penn Wood El School
1470 Johnny's Way
West Chester, PA 19382
484-266-1900
  • Total: 483
  • Kindergarten: 89
  • 1st grade: 80
  • 2nd grade: 80
  • 3rd grade: 79
  • 4th grade: 71
  • 5th grade: 84
14 to 1 34 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Sarah W Starkweather El School
1050 Wilmington Pike
West Chester, PA 19382
484-266-2200
  • Total: 598
  • Kindergarten: 90
  • 1st grade: 108
  • 2nd grade: 102
  • 3rd grade: 94
  • 4th grade: 110
  • 5th grade: 94
16 to 1 38 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Westtown-thornbury El School
750 Westbourne Rd
West Chester, PA 19382
484-266-1800
  • Total: 457
  • Kindergarten: 65
  • 1st grade: 81
  • 2nd grade: 70
  • 3rd grade: 85
  • 4th grade: 81
  • 5th grade: 75
15 to 1 30 Kindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the West Chester Area School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
E N Peirce Middle School
1314 Burke Rd
West Chester, PA 19380
484-266-2500
  • Total: 907
  • 6th grade: 271
  • 7th grade: 349
  • 8th grade: 287
13 to 1 70 6th Grade 8th Grade
J R Fugett Middle School
500 Ellis Ln
West Chester, PA 19380
484-266-2900
  • Total: 942
  • 6th grade: 332
  • 7th grade: 294
  • 8th grade: 316
13 to 1 74 6th Grade 8th Grade
Stetson Middle School
1060 Wilmington Pike
West Chester, PA 19382
484-266-2700
  • Total: 950
  • 6th grade: 317
  • 7th grade: 312
  • 8th grade: 321
13 to 1 71 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the West Chester Area School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
West Chester Bayard Rustin High School
1100 Shiloh Rd
West Chester, PA 19382
484-266-4300
  • Total: 1,300
  • 9th grade: 336
  • 10th grade: 306
  • 11th grade: 356
  • 12th grade: 302
14 to 1 95 9th Grade 12th Grade
West Chester East High School
450 Ellis Ln
West Chester, PA 19380
484-266-3800
  • Total: 1,361
  • 9th grade: 333
  • 10th grade: 356
  • 11th grade: 351
  • 12th grade: 321
13 to 1 103 9th Grade 12th Grade
West Chester Henderson High School
400 Montgomery Ave
West Chester, PA 19380
484-266-3300
  • Total: 1,249
  • 9th grade: 323
  • 10th grade: 320
  • 11th grade: 314
  • 12th grade: 292
14 to 1 89 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $32,335
  • Median family income: $84,957
  • Median male income: $40,834
  • Median female income: $24,073
  • Median income of a renter: $41,375
  • Median income of a home owner: $81,906
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    1,670 2,155 3,510 7,565 9,775

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