West Ada School District

Meridian, Idaho

Suggested Citation:
National Council on Teacher Quality. (2018). West Ada School District. Teacher Contract Database. [Data set].
Retrieved from: https://www.nctq.org/contract-database/district/West-Ada-School-District
  • 143rd

    largest school district
    in the country

    updated 03/12/2019**
  • $36k

    starting salary

    updated 08/13/2020
  • $57k

    max salary

    updated 08/13/2020
  • 3

    years to tenure

    updated 12/10/2018
  • 175

    days in student
    school year

    updated 10/12/2017
  • 187

    days in teacher
    school year

    updated 01/06/2020
  • 40,205


    updated 03/12/2019**
  • 2,039


    updated 03/12/2019**
  • 22%

    free/reduced lunch

    updated 03/12/2019**

Labor context

updated 03/15/2019
  • District is operating under an expired contract.
  • State requires collective bargaining by school districts if a majority of teachers vote for union representation.
  • The primary union or professional association is affiliated with NEA.

Student Demographics

updated 03/12/2019**

*N/A indicates the issue was not addressed in scope of NCTQ reviewed documents.
**School district teacher count, enrollment, and demographic data is from the 2016-2017 school year, sourced from the National Center for Education Statistics.
***Native Populations includes American Indian, Alaskan Native, and Hawaiian Native students

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