Average Teacher Salary in Meade School District 46-1

The average teacher salary in Meade School District 46-1 is $40,829.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $27,980 $21,460 $23,611 $27,790 $31,561 $36,085
Kindergarten $41,393 $25,540 $30,660 $39,701 $51,928 $59,958
Elementary $45,010 $29,811 $35,411 $43,638 $54,700 $62,121
Middle school $46,648 $31,816 $36,921 $45,511 $56,276 $62,936
High school $43,115 $29,355 $33,923 $41,418 $51,673 $60,411

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General Facts

  • Staff: 338
  • Full time teachers: 192
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 9 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 31
  • Instructional Coordinators: 4
  • Elementary Teachers: 106
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 7
  • Pre-K Teachers: 2
  • High School Teachers: 49
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 2,560

Financial Statistics for Meade School District 46-1

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $12,082,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $7,361,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $2,360,000
  • Total revenue: $21,803,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $11,288,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $11,431,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $2,715,000
  • Expenditures per student: $105,000
  • Total expenditures: $20,916,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $6,041,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $556,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $170,000

Information on Schools within Meade School District 46-1

Elementary Schools within the Meade School District 46-1

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Alkali Elementary - 07
14758 Alkali Rd
Sturgis, SD 57785
605-269-2264
  • Total: 5
  • 3rd grade: 1
  • 4th grade: 1
  • 7th grade: 2
  • 8th grade: 1
4 to 1 1 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Atall Elementary - 17
16375 Atall Rd
Union Center, SD 57787
605-269-2264
  • Total: 5
  • Kindergarten: 1
  • 2nd grade: 1
  • 3rd grade: 1
  • 5th grade: 1
  • 8th grade: 1
4 to 1 1 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Elm Springs Elementary - 13
21309 Elm Springs Rd
Wasta, SD 57791
605-269-2264
  • Total: 17
  • Kindergarten: 2
  • 2nd grade: 1
  • 3rd grade: 1
  • 4th grade: 5
  • 6th grade: 5
  • 7th grade: 2
  • 8th grade: 1
7 to 1 3 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Enning Elementary - 09
Hwy 34 Box 22
Enning, SD 57737
605-269-2264
  • Total: 38
  • Kindergarten: 1
  • 1st grade: 4
  • 2nd grade: 3
  • 3rd grade: 10
  • 4th grade: 2
  • 5th grade: 6
  • 6th grade: 3
  • 7th grade: 4
  • 8th grade: 5
12 to 1 3 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Hereford Elementary - 08
15998 Cross South Rd
Hereford, SD 57785
605-269-2264
  • Total: 8
  • Kindergarten: 4
  • 2nd grade: 1
  • 3rd grade: 2
  • 7th grade: 1
5 to 1 2 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Opal Elementary - 15
18010 Opal Rd
Opal, SD 57765
605-269-2264
  • Total: 10
  • Kindergarten: 2
  • 2nd grade: 2
  • 4th grade: 1
  • 5th grade: 2
  • 6th grade: 1
  • 7th grade: 1
  • 8th grade: 1
7 to 1 2 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Piedmont/stagebarn Elementary - 05
12380 Sturgis Rd
Piedmont, SD 57769
605-787-5295
  • Total: 434
  • Pre-k: 1
  • Kindergarten: 74
  • 1st grade: 46
  • 2nd grade: 69
  • 3rd grade: 61
  • 4th grade: 58
  • 5th grade: 65
  • 6th grade: 60
14 to 1 32 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Sturgis Elementary - 03
1119 3rd St
Sturgis, SD 57785
605-347-2386
  • Total: 547
  • Pre-k: 14
  • Kindergarten: 95
  • 1st grade: 104
  • 2nd grade: 98
  • 3rd grade: 108
  • 4th grade: 128
14 to 1 40 Prekindergarten 4th Grade
Union Center Elementary - 18
17000 Sd Hwy 34
Union Center, SD 57787
605-269-2264
  • Total: 6
  • 2nd grade: 1
  • 3rd grade: 1
  • 4th grade: 2
  • 8th grade: 2
4 to 1 2 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Whitewood Elementary - 04
603 Garfield St
Whitewood, SD 57793
605-269-2264
  • Total: 127
  • Pre-k: 4
  • Kindergarten: 19
  • 1st grade: 21
  • 2nd grade: 19
  • 3rd grade: 17
  • 4th grade: 22
  • 5th grade: 16
  • 6th grade: 9
11 to 1 11 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Williams Middle School - 02
1425 Cedar St
Sturgis, SD 57785
605-347-5232
  • Total: 576
  • 5th grade: 91
  • 6th grade: 122
  • 7th grade: 189
  • 8th grade: 174
14 to 1 41 5th Grade 8th Grade

Middle Schools within the Meade School District 46-1

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Alkali Elementary - 07
14758 Alkali Rd
Sturgis, SD 57785
605-269-2264
  • Total: 5
  • 3rd grade: 1
  • 4th grade: 1
  • 7th grade: 2
  • 8th grade: 1
4 to 1 1 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Atall Elementary - 17
16375 Atall Rd
Union Center, SD 57787
605-269-2264
  • Total: 5
  • Kindergarten: 1
  • 2nd grade: 1
  • 3rd grade: 1
  • 5th grade: 1
  • 8th grade: 1
4 to 1 1 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Elm Springs Elementary - 13
21309 Elm Springs Rd
Wasta, SD 57791
605-269-2264
  • Total: 17
  • Kindergarten: 2
  • 2nd grade: 1
  • 3rd grade: 1
  • 4th grade: 5
  • 6th grade: 5
  • 7th grade: 2
  • 8th grade: 1
7 to 1 3 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Enning Elementary - 09
Hwy 34 Box 22
Enning, SD 57737
605-269-2264
  • Total: 38
  • Kindergarten: 1
  • 1st grade: 4
  • 2nd grade: 3
  • 3rd grade: 10
  • 4th grade: 2
  • 5th grade: 6
  • 6th grade: 3
  • 7th grade: 4
  • 8th grade: 5
12 to 1 3 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Hereford Elementary - 08
15998 Cross South Rd
Hereford, SD 57785
605-269-2264
  • Total: 8
  • Kindergarten: 4
  • 2nd grade: 1
  • 3rd grade: 2
  • 7th grade: 1
5 to 1 2 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Opal Elementary - 15
18010 Opal Rd
Opal, SD 57765
605-269-2264
  • Total: 10
  • Kindergarten: 2
  • 2nd grade: 2
  • 4th grade: 1
  • 5th grade: 2
  • 6th grade: 1
  • 7th grade: 1
  • 8th grade: 1
7 to 1 2 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Union Center Elementary - 18
17000 Sd Hwy 34
Union Center, SD 57787
605-269-2264
  • Total: 6
  • 2nd grade: 1
  • 3rd grade: 1
  • 4th grade: 2
  • 8th grade: 2
4 to 1 2 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Williams Middle School - 02
1425 Cedar St
Sturgis, SD 57785
605-347-5232
  • Total: 576
  • 5th grade: 91
  • 6th grade: 122
  • 7th grade: 189
  • 8th grade: 174
14 to 1 41 5th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Meade School District 46-1

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Brown High School - 01
12930 East Hwy 34
Sturgis, SD 57785
605-347-2686
  • Total: 787
  • 9th grade: 184
  • 10th grade: 219
  • 11th grade: 201
  • 12th grade: 183
14 to 1 55 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $18,809
  • Median family income: $41,697
  • Median male income: $22,389
  • Median female income: $14,478
  • Median income of a renter: $23,828
  • Median income of a home owner: $41,232
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    1,090 1,215 1,320 950 315

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