Average Teacher Salary in Towns County School District

The average teacher salary in Towns County School District is $41,346.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $20,450 $14,150 $14,790 $15,850 $24,990 $33,850
Kindergarten $48,090 $34,270 $41,330 $48,210 $57,760 $65,420
Elementary $48,710 $33,360 $39,250 $48,540 $59,420 $69,300
Middle school $43,450 $17,690 $34,760 $43,870 $55,530 $64,730
High school $46,030 $20,710 $35,740 $46,980 $57,230 $67,390

How to Become a Teacher in Towns County School District

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General Facts

  • Staff: 216
  • Full time teachers: 95
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 13 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 37
  • Instructional Coordinators: 1
  • Elementary Teachers: 39
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 5
  • Pre-K Teachers: 8
  • High School Teachers: 43
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 1,167

Financial Statistics for Towns County School District

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $10,004,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $10,340,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $1,242,000
  • Total revenue: $21,586,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $11,636,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $10,269,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $3,416,000
  • Expenditures per student: $35,000
  • Total expenditures: $22,273,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $5,396,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $881,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $305,000

Information on Schools within Towns County School District

Elementary Schools within the Towns County School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Towns County Elementary School
1150 Konahetah Rd
Hiawassee, GA 30546
706-896-4131
  • Total: 561
  • Pre-k: 6
  • Kindergarten: 90
  • 1st grade: 97
  • 2nd grade: 88
  • 3rd grade: 97
  • 4th grade: 101
  • 5th grade: 82
14 to 1 41 Prekindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Towns County School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Towns County Middle School
1400 Hwy 76 East
Hiawassee, GA 30546
706-896-4131
  • Total: 274
  • 6th grade: 87
  • 7th grade: 101
  • 8th grade: 86
12 to 1 22 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Towns County School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Towns County High School
1400 U.s. Hwy 76
Hiawassee, GA 30546
706-896-4131
  • Total: 332
  • 9th grade: 87
  • 10th grade: 99
  • 11th grade: 76
  • 12th grade: 70
14 to 1 24 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $18,221
  • Median family income: $37,295
  • Median male income: $22,140
  • Median female income: $12,309
  • Median income of a renter: $23,650
  • Median income of a home owner: $34,058
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    820 695 640 445 255