Average Teacher Salary in St. John The Baptist Parish

The average teacher salary in St. John The Baptist 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

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General Facts

  • Staff: 1,014
  • Full time teachers: 537
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 9 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 91
  • Instructional Coordinators: 14
  • Elementary Teachers: 352
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 20
  • Pre-K Teachers: 10
  • High School Teachers: 156
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 6,355

Information on Schools within St. John The Baptist Parish

Elementary Schools within the St. John The Baptist Parish

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
East St. John Elementary School
400 Ory Dr
Laplace, LA 70068
985-536-8450
  • Total: 707
  • Pre-k: 31
  • Kindergarten: 76
  • 1st grade: 87
  • 2nd grade: 80
  • 3rd grade: 87
  • 4th grade: 71
  • 5th grade: 58
  • 6th grade: 72
  • 7th grade: 71
  • 8th grade: 74
11 to 1 62 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Fifth Ward Elementary School
158 Panther Dr
Reserve, LA 70084
985-536-4221
  • Total: 512
  • Pre-k: 44
  • Kindergarten: 21
  • 1st grade: 32
  • 2nd grade: 35
  • 3rd grade: 35
  • 4th grade: 35
  • 5th grade: 22
  • 6th grade: 19
11 to 1 47 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Garyville/mt. Airy Math & Science Magnet Schl.
240 Hwy 54
Garyville, LA 70051
985-535-5400
  • Total: 461
  • Kindergarten: 40
  • 1st grade: 55
  • 2nd grade: 53
  • 3rd grade: 57
  • 4th grade: 62
  • 5th grade: 50
  • 6th grade: 43
  • 7th grade: 44
  • 8th grade: 57
13 to 1 35 Kindergarten 8th Grade
John L. Ory Communications Magnet Elementary
182 West Fifth St
Laplace, LA 70068
985-651-3700
  • Total: 424
  • Kindergarten: 47
  • 1st grade: 48
  • 2nd grade: 41
  • 3rd grade: 51
  • 4th grade: 43
  • 5th grade: 50
  • 6th grade: 51
  • 7th grade: 51
  • 8th grade: 42
15 to 1 28 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Lake Pontchartrain Elementary School
3328 Hwy 51
Laplace, LA 70068
985-652-2003
  • Total: 1,046
  • Pre-k: 88
  • Kindergarten: 117
  • 1st grade: 138
  • 2nd grade: 110
  • 3rd grade: 109
  • 4th grade: 110
  • 5th grade: 88
  • 6th grade: 118
  • 7th grade: 85
  • 8th grade: 83
14 to 1 75 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Laplace Elementary School
393 Greenwood Dr
Laplace, LA 70068
985-652-5552
  • Total: 1,034
  • Kindergarten: 111
  • 1st grade: 130
  • 2nd grade: 130
  • 3rd grade: 119
  • 4th grade: 117
  • 5th grade: 110
  • 6th grade: 111
  • 7th grade: 106
  • 8th grade: 100
15 to 1 70 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
St. John Child Development Center
117 Stebbins St
Garyville, LA 70051
985-535-3917
  • Total: 92
  • Pre-k: 92
15 to 1 6 Prekindergarten Prekindergarten
West St. John Elementary School(k-7)
2555 La Hwy 18
Edgard, LA 70049
985-497-3347
  • Total: 278
  • Pre-k: 32
  • Kindergarten: 24
  • 1st grade: 40
  • 2nd grade: 21
  • 3rd grade: 39
  • 4th grade: 39
  • 5th grade: 23
  • 6th grade: 30
  • 7th grade: 30
11 to 1 26 Prekindergarten 7th Grade

Middle Schools within the St. John The Baptist Parish

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
East St. John Elementary School
400 Ory Dr
Laplace, LA 70068
985-536-8450
  • Total: 707
  • Pre-k: 31
  • Kindergarten: 76
  • 1st grade: 87
  • 2nd grade: 80
  • 3rd grade: 87
  • 4th grade: 71
  • 5th grade: 58
  • 6th grade: 72
  • 7th grade: 71
  • 8th grade: 74
11 to 1 62 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Fifth Ward Elementary School
158 Panther Dr
Reserve, LA 70084
985-536-4221
  • Total: 512
  • Pre-k: 44
  • Kindergarten: 21
  • 1st grade: 32
  • 2nd grade: 35
  • 3rd grade: 35
  • 4th grade: 35
  • 5th grade: 22
  • 6th grade: 19
11 to 1 47 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Garyville/mt. Airy Math & Science Magnet Schl.
240 Hwy 54
Garyville, LA 70051
985-535-5400
  • Total: 461
  • Kindergarten: 40
  • 1st grade: 55
  • 2nd grade: 53
  • 3rd grade: 57
  • 4th grade: 62
  • 5th grade: 50
  • 6th grade: 43
  • 7th grade: 44
  • 8th grade: 57
13 to 1 35 Kindergarten 8th Grade
John L. Ory Communications Magnet Elementary
182 West Fifth St
Laplace, LA 70068
985-651-3700
  • Total: 424
  • Kindergarten: 47
  • 1st grade: 48
  • 2nd grade: 41
  • 3rd grade: 51
  • 4th grade: 43
  • 5th grade: 50
  • 6th grade: 51
  • 7th grade: 51
  • 8th grade: 42
15 to 1 28 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Lake Pontchartrain Elementary School
3328 Hwy 51
Laplace, LA 70068
985-652-2003
  • Total: 1,046
  • Pre-k: 88
  • Kindergarten: 117
  • 1st grade: 138
  • 2nd grade: 110
  • 3rd grade: 109
  • 4th grade: 110
  • 5th grade: 88
  • 6th grade: 118
  • 7th grade: 85
  • 8th grade: 83
14 to 1 75 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Laplace Elementary School
393 Greenwood Dr
Laplace, LA 70068
985-652-5552
  • Total: 1,034
  • Kindergarten: 111
  • 1st grade: 130
  • 2nd grade: 130
  • 3rd grade: 119
  • 4th grade: 117
  • 5th grade: 110
  • 6th grade: 111
  • 7th grade: 106
  • 8th grade: 100
15 to 1 70 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
West St. John Elementary School(k-7)
2555 La Hwy 18
Edgard, LA 70049
985-497-3347
  • Total: 278
  • Pre-k: 32
  • Kindergarten: 24
  • 1st grade: 40
  • 2nd grade: 21
  • 3rd grade: 39
  • 4th grade: 39
  • 5th grade: 23
  • 6th grade: 30
  • 7th grade: 30
11 to 1 26 Prekindergarten 7th Grade
West St. John High School
480 La Hwy 3127
Edgard, LA 70049
985-497-3271
  • Total: 220
  • 8th grade: 44
  • 9th grade: 42
  • 10th grade: 52
  • 11th grade: 56
  • 12th grade: 26
7 to 1 32 8th Grade 12th Grade

High Schools within the St. John The Baptist Parish

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
East St. John High School
1 Wildcat Dr
Reserve, LA 70084
985-536-4226
  • Total: 1,415
  • 9th grade: 449
  • 10th grade: 386
  • 11th grade: 318
  • 12th grade: 262
13 to 1 111 9th Grade 12th Grade
West St. John High School
480 La Hwy 3127
Edgard, LA 70049
985-497-3271
  • Total: 220
  • 8th grade: 44
  • 9th grade: 42
  • 10th grade: 52
  • 11th grade: 56
  • 12th grade: 26
7 to 1 32 8th Grade 12th Grade

Other Schools within the St. John The Baptist Parish (Alternative, Special Education)

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Leon Godchaux Alternative Program
1880 Hwy 44
Reserve, LA 70084
985-536-4283
  • Total: 146
  • 5th grade: 13
  • 6th grade: 64
  • 7th grade: 54
  • 9th grade: 15
6 to 1 24 5th Grade 9th Grade
St. John Redirection Center
152 Anthony F Monica St
Garyville, LA 70051
985-535-2717
  • Total: 20
  • 3rd grade: 4
  • 4th grade: 1
  • 5th grade: 1
  • 6th grade: 4
  • 7th grade: 4
  • 8th grade: 2
  • 9th grade: 3
  • 10th grade: 1
2 to 1 11 2nd Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $15,445
  • Median family income: $43,925
  • Median male income: $31,425
  • Median female income: $16,019
  • Median income of a renter: $21,788
  • Median income of a home owner: $43,525
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    3,060 2,045 2,435 2,880 935

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