Special Report

Richest School District in Every State

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Alabama: Mountain Brook City
> Avg. household income: $238,595 (Alabama: $71,964)
> District graduation rate: 98%
> Annual per pupil spending: $14,059 (Alabama: $10,107)
> Student-teacher ratio: 14:1 (Alabama: 18:1)
> District location: Jefferson County
> Total operational school districts in Alabama: 177

Source: Cordova Junior-Senior High School / Facebook

Alaska: Cordova City School District
> Avg. household income: $112,521 (Alaska: $98,811)
> District graduation rate: 85%
> Annual per pupil spending: $20,803 (Alaska: $18,393)
> Student-teacher ratio: 15:1 (Alaska: 17:1)
> District location: Valdez-Cordova Census Area
> Total operational school districts in Alaska: 54

Source: Courtesy of Cave Creek Unified District via Facebook

Arizona: Cave Creek Unified District
> Avg. household income: $162,758 (Arizona: $84,380)
> District graduation rate: 94%
> Annual per pupil spending: $7,741 (Arizona: $8,773)
> Student-teacher ratio: 23:1 (Arizona: 24:1)
> District location: Maricopa County
> Total operational school districts in Arizona: 705

Source: Courtesy of Valley View School District via Facebook

Arkansas: Valley View School District
> Avg. household income: $124,059 (Arkansas: $69,357)
> District graduation rate: 95%
> Annual per pupil spending: $8,939 (Arkansas: $10,412)
> Student-teacher ratio: 15:1 (Arkansas: 13:1)
> District location: Craighead County
> Total operational school districts in Arkansas: 294

Source: Courtesy of Hillsborough City Elementary via Facebook

California: Hillsborough City Elementary
> Avg. household income: $437,655 (California: $111,622)
> District graduation rate: N/A
> Annual per pupil spending: $22,821 (California: $13,831)
> Student-teacher ratio: 17:1 (California: 23:1)
> District location: San Mateo County
> Total operational school districts in California: 2,170

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