Average Teacher Salary in Plaquemines Parish

The average teacher salary in Plaquemines Parish is $42,904.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $27,660 $16,840 $19,430 $25,580 $33,230 $43,360
Kindergarten $46,180 $37,620 $41,590 $46,270 $52,270 $58,310
Elementary $46,860 $36,550 $41,780 $47,210 $52,830 $58,290
Middle school $45,950 $32,740 $40,260 $46,250 $53,190 $58,250
High school $47,870 $35,470 $41,350 $47,990 $54,750 $60,800

How to Become a Teacher in Plaquemines Parish

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General Facts

  • Staff: 670
  • Full time teachers: 298
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 8 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 81
  • Instructional Coordinators: 7
  • Elementary Teachers: 183
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 15
  • Pre-K Teachers: 3
  • High School Teachers: 97
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 3,614

Information on Schools within Plaquemines Parish

Elementary Schools within the Plaquemines Parish

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Belle Chasse Middle School
13476 Hwy 23
Belle Chasse, LA 70037
504-656-2315
  • Total: 659
  • 5th grade: 152
  • 6th grade: 174
  • 7th grade: 162
  • 8th grade: 171
12 to 1 56 4th Grade 8th Grade
Belle Chasse Primary School
539 F. Edward Heberoute Blvd
Belle Chasse, LA 70037
504-393-8940
  • Total: 1,020
  • Pre-k: 112
  • Kindergarten: 207
  • 1st grade: 177
  • 2nd grade: 165
  • 3rd grade: 186
  • 4th grade: 173
14 to 1 74 Prekindergarten 4th Grade
Boothville-venice Elementary School
1 Oiler Dr
Boothville, LA 70038
504-534-7520
  • Total: 292
  • Pre-k: 16
  • Kindergarten: 48
  • 1st grade: 49
  • 2nd grade: 39
  • 3rd grade: 36
  • 4th grade: 35
  • 5th grade: 41
  • 6th grade: 28
12 to 1 24 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Phoenix High School
13073 Hwy 15
Braithwaite, LA 70040
504-333-4573
  • Total: 213
  • Pre-k: 11
  • Kindergarten: 18
  • 1st grade: 10
  • 2nd grade: 15
  • 3rd grade: 17
  • 4th grade: 14
  • 5th grade: 10
  • 6th grade: 18
  • 7th grade: 16
  • 8th grade: 13
  • 9th grade: 23
  • 10th grade: 16
  • 11th grade: 13
  • 12th grade: 19
9 to 1 23 Prekindergarten 12th Grade
South Plaquemines Elementary School
315 Civic Dr
Port Sulphur, LA 70083
504-595-6313
  • Total: 223
  • Pre-k: 20
  • Kindergarten: 32
  • 1st grade: 31
  • 2nd grade: 35
  • 3rd grade: 29
  • 4th grade: 28
  • 5th grade: 31
  • 6th grade: 17
12 to 1 19 Prekindergarten 6th Grade

Middle Schools within the Plaquemines Parish

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Belle Chasse High School
8346 Hwy 23
Belle Chasse, LA 70037
504-394-2810
  • Total: 857
  • 9th grade: 237
  • 10th grade: 227
  • 11th grade: 220
  • 12th grade: 173
13 to 1 65 8th Grade 12th Grade
Belle Chasse Middle School
13476 Hwy 23
Belle Chasse, LA 70037
504-656-2315
  • Total: 659
  • 5th grade: 152
  • 6th grade: 174
  • 7th grade: 162
  • 8th grade: 171
12 to 1 56 4th Grade 8th Grade
South Plaquemines High School
311 Civic Dr
Port Sulphur, LA 70083
504-595-6313
  • Total: 350
  • 7th grade: 76
  • 8th grade: 66
  • 9th grade: 56
  • 10th grade: 62
  • 11th grade: 46
  • 12th grade: 44
15 to 1 24 7th Grade 12th Grade

High Schools within the Plaquemines Parish

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Belle Chasse High School
8346 Hwy 23
Belle Chasse, LA 70037
504-394-2810
  • Total: 857
  • 9th grade: 237
  • 10th grade: 227
  • 11th grade: 220
  • 12th grade: 173
13 to 1 65 8th Grade 12th Grade
Phoenix High School
13073 Hwy 15
Braithwaite, LA 70040
504-333-4573
  • Total: 213
  • Pre-k: 11
  • Kindergarten: 18
  • 1st grade: 10
  • 2nd grade: 15
  • 3rd grade: 17
  • 4th grade: 14
  • 5th grade: 10
  • 6th grade: 18
  • 7th grade: 16
  • 8th grade: 13
  • 9th grade: 23
  • 10th grade: 16
  • 11th grade: 13
  • 12th grade: 19
9 to 1 23 Prekindergarten 12th Grade
South Plaquemines High School
311 Civic Dr
Port Sulphur, LA 70083
504-595-6313
  • Total: 350
  • 7th grade: 76
  • 8th grade: 66
  • 9th grade: 56
  • 10th grade: 62
  • 11th grade: 46
  • 12th grade: 44
15 to 1 24 7th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $15,937
  • Median family income: $42,610
  • Median male income: $29,466
  • Median female income: $14,634
  • Median income of a renter: $31,415
  • Median income of a home owner: $40,009
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    1,930 1,245 1,670 1,545 590

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