Average Teacher Salary in Northwestern Area School District 56-7

The average teacher salary in Northwestern Area School District 56-7 is $34,176.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $27,390 $21,780 $23,710 $26,670 $30,550 $34,600
Kindergarten $33,840 $26,410 $28,920 $33,440 $38,240 $42,550
Elementary $36,730 $27,540 $30,830 $35,780 $42,050 $48,570
Middle school $36,500 $27,760 $30,940 $35,490 $41,130 $48,040
High school $36,420 $27,310 $30,540 $35,390 $41,310 $48,280

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General Facts

  • Staff: 51
  • Full time teachers: 26
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 11 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 6
  • Instructional Coordinators: 0
  • Elementary Teachers: 13
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 1
  • Pre-K Teachers: 1
  • High School Teachers: 9
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 332

Financial Statistics for Northwestern Area School District 56-7

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $1,509,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $857,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $215,000
  • Total revenue: $2,581,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $1,169,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $1,217,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $302,000
  • Expenditures per student: $37,000
  • Total expenditures: $2,337,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $582,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $37,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $34,000

Information on Schools within Northwestern Area School District 56-7

Elementary Schools within the Northwestern Area School District 56-7

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Hutterville Colony Elementary - 06
14625 401st Ave
Stratford, SD 57474
605-394-6362
  • Total: 35
  • 1st grade: 6
  • 2nd grade: 3
  • 3rd grade: 7
  • 4th grade: 7
  • 5th grade: 2
  • 6th grade: 5
  • 7th grade: 2
  • 8th grade: 3
12 to 1 3 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Northwestern Elementary School - 04
221 3rd St
Mellette, SD 57461
605-887-3467
  • Total: 139
  • Pre-k: 19
  • Kindergarten: 26
  • 1st grade: 25
  • 2nd grade: 12
  • 3rd grade: 16
  • 4th grade: 9
  • 5th grade: 32
13 to 1 11 Prekindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Northwestern Area School District 56-7

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Hutterville Colony Elementary - 06
14625 401st Ave
Stratford, SD 57474
605-394-6362
  • Total: 35
  • 1st grade: 6
  • 2nd grade: 3
  • 3rd grade: 7
  • 4th grade: 7
  • 5th grade: 2
  • 6th grade: 5
  • 7th grade: 2
  • 8th grade: 3
12 to 1 3 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Northwestern Middle School - 02
221 3rd St
Mellette, SD 57461
605-887-3467
  • Total: 57
  • 6th grade: 16
  • 7th grade: 21
  • 8th grade: 20
14 to 1 4 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Northwestern Area School District 56-7

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Hutterville Colony High School - 05
14625 401st Ave
Stratford, SD 57474
605-394-6362
  • Total: 6
  • 9th grade: 1
  • 11th grade: 1
  • 12th grade: 4
4 to 1 2 9th Grade 12th Grade
Northwestern High School - 01
221 3rd St
Mellette, SD 57461
605-887-3467
  • Total: 95
  • 9th grade: 20
  • 10th grade: 24
  • 11th grade: 31
  • 12th grade: 20
13 to 1 7 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $16,911
  • Median family income: $44,625
  • Median male income: $23,000
  • Median female income: $17,644
  • Median income of a renter: $28,958
  • Median income of a home owner: $41,944
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    70 90 85 85 24

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