Average Teacher Salary in Rockcastle County

The average teacher salary in Rockcastle County is $42,642.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $27,420 $14,640 $16,040 $20,330 $38,300 $49,990
Kindergarten $45,970 $35,050 $39,100 $45,800 $52,600 $58,680
Elementary $45,370 $34,650 $38,920 $45,310 $51,560 $57,940
Middle school $46,260 $34,870 $39,430 $46,210 $52,940 $59,120
High school $48,190 $35,250 $40,440 $48,170 $55,730 $62,710

How to Become a Teacher in Rockcastle County

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General Facts

  • Staff: 494
  • Full time teachers: 195
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 13 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 82
  • Instructional Coordinators: 3
  • Elementary Teachers: 106
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 0
  • Pre-K Teachers: 4
  • High School Teachers: 47
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 3,048

Financial Statistics for Rockcastle County

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $3,913,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $20,090,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $3,322,000
  • Total revenue: $27,325,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $15,328,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $15,630,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $5,379,000
  • Expenditures per student: $334,000
  • Total expenditures: $33,936,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $7,289,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $1,768,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $1,000

Information on Schools within Rockcastle County

Elementary Schools within the Rockcastle County

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Brodhead Elementary School
27 School St
Brodhead, KY 40409
606-758-8512
  • Total: 432
  • Pre-k: 40
  • Kindergarten: 67
  • 1st grade: 71
  • 2nd grade: 72
  • 3rd grade: 72
  • 4th grade: 52
  • 5th grade: 58
16 to 1 27 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Mount Vernon Elementary School
530 Williams St
Mount Vernon, KY 40456
606-256-2953
  • Total: 736
  • Pre-k: 70
  • Kindergarten: 96
  • 1st grade: 122
  • 2nd grade: 121
  • 3rd grade: 122
  • 4th grade: 114
  • 5th grade: 91
15 to 1 49 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Roundstone Elementary School
6701 North Wilderness Rd
Mount Vernon, KY 40456
606-256-2235
  • Total: 334
  • Pre-k: 33
  • Kindergarten: 36
  • 1st grade: 55
  • 2nd grade: 52
  • 3rd grade: 54
  • 4th grade: 51
  • 5th grade: 53
18 to 1 19 Prekindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Rockcastle County

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Rockcastle County Middle School
945 West Main St
Mount Vernon, KY 40456
606-256-5118
  • Total: 655
  • 6th grade: 209
  • 7th grade: 207
  • 8th grade: 239
16 to 1 42 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Rockcastle County

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Rockcastle County High School
1545 Hwy 461
Mount Vernon, KY 40456
606-256-4816
  • Total: 870
  • 9th grade: 213
  • 10th grade: 231
  • 11th grade: 215
  • 12th grade: 211
16 to 1 56 9th Grade 12th Grade

Other Schools within the Rockcastle County (Alternative, Special Education)

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Rockcastle Academy For Academic Achievement
945 West Main St
Mount Vernon, KY 40456
606-256-3846
  • Total: 21
  • 7th grade: 2
  • 9th grade: 1
  • 10th grade: 3
  • 12th grade: 15
11 to 1 2 7th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $12,337
  • Median family income: $30,278
  • Median male income: $21,278
  • Median female income: $13,915
  • Median income of a renter: $10,923
  • Median income of a home owner: $28,098
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    2,020 1,080 990 540 140