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==History==
The starting salary for a degreed teacher in the District in 1972 was about US$7,500 per year.<ref name=":0">{{Cite news|url=https://www.newspapers.com/clip/44319496/no_action_taken_on_teachers_pay/|title=No action taken on teachers' pay|date=January 11, 1972|work=Alton Evening Telegraph|access-date=|url-status=live|publisher=Alton Telegraph Printing Company|issue=301|location=Alton, Illinois|volume=136|page=2|via=Newspapers.com}}</ref>
 
In 2006, Alton High School moved to a new facility at the site of the former J.B. Johnson Elementary School and Vocational Center. At the same time, the district's three middle schools, North Middle, West Middle, and East Middle, were merged to form Alton Middle School, which is located at Alton High School's former campus. The entire cost for this project was $57 million<ref>River Bend Growth Association [http://www.villageprofile.com/illinois/riverbend/11siue/topic.html].</ref>