Average Teacher Salary in Morris County

The average teacher salary in Morris County is $38,022.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $28,952 $16,447 $18,267 $24,575 $38,195 $49,317
Kindergarten $41,407 $31,725 $35,692 $40,635 $47,300 $54,190
Elementary $39,180 $23,495 $31,190 $39,212 $47,350 $54,655
Middle school $40,360 $23,745 $32,310 $40,127 $48,822 $55,762
High school $40,215 $23,565 $30,482 $39,512 $48,227 $57,267

How to Become a Teacher in Morris County

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General Facts

  • Staff: 99
  • Full time teachers: 75
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 9 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 8
  • Instructional Coordinators: 0
  • Elementary Teachers: 27
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 5
  • Pre-K Teachers: 0
  • High School Teachers: 43
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 811

Financial Statistics for Morris County

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $2,154,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $5,978,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $362,000
  • Total revenue: $8,494,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $5,211,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $4,621,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $1,218,000
  • Expenditures per student: not available
  • Total expenditures: $8,523,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $2,950,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $1,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $47,000

Information on Schools within Morris County

Elementary Schools within the Morris County

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Council Grove Elementary
706 East Main
Council Grove, KS 66846
620-767-6851
  • Total: 422
  • Pre-k: 31
  • Kindergarten: 39
  • 1st grade: 32
  • 2nd grade: 44
  • 3rd grade: 49
  • 4th grade: 49
  • 5th grade: 46
  • 6th grade: 41
  • 7th grade: 48
  • 8th grade: 43
11 to 1 39 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Prairie Heights Elementary
9th And Cypress
Dwight, KS 66849
785-482-3224
  • Total: 78
  • Kindergarten: 17
  • 1st grade: 16
  • 2nd grade: 19
  • 3rd grade: 13
  • 4th grade: 13
10 to 1 8 Kindergarten 4th Grade
Prairie Heights Middle School
801 Center St
Alta Vista, KS 66834
785-499-6313
  • Total: 68
  • 5th grade: 22
  • 6th grade: 16
  • 7th grade: 15
  • 8th grade: 15
8 to 1 9 5th Grade 8th Grade

Middle Schools within the Morris County

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Council Grove Elementary
706 East Main
Council Grove, KS 66846
620-767-6851
  • Total: 422
  • Pre-k: 31
  • Kindergarten: 39
  • 1st grade: 32
  • 2nd grade: 44
  • 3rd grade: 49
  • 4th grade: 49
  • 5th grade: 46
  • 6th grade: 41
  • 7th grade: 48
  • 8th grade: 43
11 to 1 39 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Prairie Heights Middle School
801 Center St
Alta Vista, KS 66834
785-499-6313
  • Total: 68
  • 5th grade: 22
  • 6th grade: 16
  • 7th grade: 15
  • 8th grade: 15
8 to 1 9 5th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Morris County

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Council Grove High
129 Hockaday
Council Grove, KS 66846
620-767-5149
  • Total: 243
  • 9th grade: 63
  • 10th grade: 55
  • 11th grade: 61
  • 12th grade: 64
9 to 1 26 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $18,900
  • Median family income: $40,000
  • Median male income: $22,245
  • Median female income: $16,597
  • Median income of a renter: $20,938
  • Median income of a home owner: $36,825
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    370 425 415 270 110