Average Teacher Salary in Dakota Valley School District 61-8

The average teacher salary in Dakota Valley School District 61-8 is $37,124.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $21,600 $15,870 $16,660 $19,590 $24,750 $31,310
Kindergarten $39,750 $31,750 $34,780 $38,610 $44,440 $50,960
Elementary $40,920 $30,210 $34,570 $40,200 $47,940 $53,630
Middle school $43,580 $31,740 $35,200 $42,250 $52,020 $60,170
High school $39,770 $28,100 $33,280 $39,190 $45,800 $52,950

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General Facts

  • Staff: 124
  • Full time teachers: 74
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 15 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 17
  • Instructional Coordinators: 1
  • Elementary Teachers: 47
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 5
  • Pre-K Teachers: 0
  • High School Teachers: 19
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 1,079

Financial Statistics for Dakota Valley School District 61-8

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $8,264,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $1,346,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $448,000
  • Total revenue: $10,058,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $3,888,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $4,113,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $949,000
  • Expenditures per student: not available
  • Total expenditures: $7,961,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $2,122,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $198,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $70,000

Information on Schools within Dakota Valley School District 61-8

Elementary Schools within the Dakota Valley School District 61-8

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Dakota Valley Elementary - 02
80 Northshore Dr
North Sioux City, SD 57049
605-422-3840
  • Total: 462
  • Pre-k: 11
  • Kindergarten: 95
  • 1st grade: 97
  • 2nd grade: 88
  • 3rd grade: 95
  • 4th grade: 76
14 to 1 33 Prekindergarten 4th Grade
Dakota Valley Upper Elementary - 04
1150 Northshore Dr
North Sioux City, SD 57049
605-422-3830
  • Total: 178
  • 5th grade: 82
  • 6th grade: 96
17 to 1 10 5th Grade 6th Grade

Middle Schools within the Dakota Valley School District 61-8

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Dakota Valley Jr. High - 03
1150 Northshore Dr
North Sioux City, SD 57049
605-422-3830
  • Total: 175
  • 7th grade: 90
  • 8th grade: 85
16 to 1 11 7th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Dakota Valley School District 61-8

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Dakota Valley High School - 01
1150 Northshore Dr
North Sioux City, SD 57049
605-422-3820
  • Total: 264
  • 9th grade: 77
  • 10th grade: 66
  • 11th grade: 64
  • 12th grade: 57
14 to 1 20 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $35,361
  • Median family income: $63,523
  • Median male income: $37,799
  • Median female income: $21,591
  • Median income of a renter: $40,909
  • Median income of a home owner: $62,473
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    190 155 270 360 375

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