Average Teacher Salary in Gordon County School District

The average teacher salary in Gordon County School District is $41,767.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $20,700 $14,215 $14,952 $16,268 $25,201 $33,912
Kindergarten $47,680 $32,711 $40,381 $47,997 $57,587 $65,428
Elementary $49,184 $33,794 $39,718 $48,964 $59,768 $69,564
Middle school $44,357 $19,597 $35,587 $44,621 $56,182 $65,455
High school $46,915 $22,432 $36,678 $47,780 $57,945 $68,069

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General Facts

  • Staff: 1,009
  • Full time teachers: 499
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 14 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 110
  • Instructional Coordinators: 10
  • Elementary Teachers: 244
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 33
  • Pre-K Teachers: 22
  • High School Teachers: 201
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 6,971

Financial Statistics for Gordon County School District

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $25,845,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $42,686,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $5,559,000
  • Total revenue: $74,090,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $37,935,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $36,415,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $12,595,000
  • Expenditures per student: $755,000
  • Total expenditures: $64,163,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $16,762,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $4,385,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $946,000

Information on Schools within Gordon County School District

Elementary Schools within the Gordon County School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Belwood Elementary School
590 Belwood Rd SE
Calhoun, GA 30701
706-629-9547
  • Total: 729
  • Pre-k: 92
  • Kindergarten: 105
  • 1st grade: 103
  • 2nd grade: 108
  • 3rd grade: 114
  • 4th grade: 98
  • 5th grade: 109
13 to 1 54 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Fairmount Elementary School
130 Peachtree St
Fairmount, GA 30139
706-337-5321
  • Total: 565
  • Pre-k: 40
  • Kindergarten: 90
  • 1st grade: 87
  • 2nd grade: 94
  • 3rd grade: 86
  • 4th grade: 80
  • 5th grade: 88
15 to 1 38 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Red Bud Elementary School
4151 Red Bud Rd NE
Calhoun, GA 30701
706-625-2111
  • Total: 999
  • Pre-k: 100
  • Kindergarten: 155
  • 1st grade: 151
  • 2nd grade: 144
  • 3rd grade: 164
  • 4th grade: 138
  • 5th grade: 147
15 to 1 65 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Swain Elementary School
2505 Rome Rd SW
Plainville, GA 30733
706-629-0141
  • Total: 608
  • Pre-k: 79
  • Kindergarten: 73
  • 1st grade: 93
  • 2nd grade: 81
  • 3rd grade: 106
  • 4th grade: 93
  • 5th grade: 83
14 to 1 42 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Tolbert Elementary School
1435 Hall Memorial Rd NW
Resaca, GA 30735
706-629-4404
  • Total: 700
  • Pre-k: 80
  • Kindergarten: 106
  • 1st grade: 94
  • 2nd grade: 126
  • 3rd grade: 95
  • 4th grade: 93
  • 5th grade: 106
16 to 1 45 Prekindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Gordon County School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Ashworth Middle School
333 Newtown Rd NE
Calhoun, GA 30701
706-625-9545
  • Total: 612
  • 6th grade: 184
  • 7th grade: 203
  • 8th grade: 225
13 to 1 48 6th Grade 8th Grade
Downing Clark Academy Inc.
1773 Trimble Hollow Rd SE
Adairsville, GA 30103
706-629-3282
  • Total: 43
  • 7th grade: 6
  • 8th grade: 7
  • 9th grade: 11
  • 10th grade: 13
  • 11th grade: 3
  • 12th grade: 3
22 to 1 2 7th Grade 12th Grade
Sonoraville East Middle School
7300 Fairmount Hwy SE
Calhoun, GA 30701
706-629-0793
  • Total: 841
  • 6th grade: 292
  • 7th grade: 253
  • 8th grade: 296
15 to 1 57 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Gordon County School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Downing Clark Academy Inc.
1773 Trimble Hollow Rd SE
Adairsville, GA 30103
706-629-3282
  • Total: 43
  • 7th grade: 6
  • 8th grade: 7
  • 9th grade: 11
  • 10th grade: 13
  • 11th grade: 3
  • 12th grade: 3
22 to 1 2 7th Grade 12th Grade
Gordon Central High School
335 Warrior Path NE
Calhoun, GA 30701
706-629-7391
  • Total: 868
  • 9th grade: 213
  • 10th grade: 236
  • 11th grade: 215
  • 12th grade: 204
12 to 1 72 9th Grade 12th Grade
Sonoraville High School
7340 Fairmount Hwy SE
Calhoun, GA 30701
706-602-0320
  • Total: 1,006
  • 9th grade: 295
  • 10th grade: 264
  • 11th grade: 234
  • 12th grade: 213
13 to 1 76 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $16,876
  • Median family income: $43,381
  • Median male income: $26,485
  • Median female income: $17,276
  • Median income of a renter: $28,925
  • Median income of a home owner: $42,788
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    2,135 2,110 2,640 2,165 650