Average Teacher Salary in St. Landry Parish

The average teacher salary in St. Landry Parish is $37,836.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $17,910 $14,260 $15,050 $16,810 $20,520 $23,320
Kindergarten $43,440 $35,470 $38,960 $43,970 $48,730 $51,620
Elementary $43,760 $35,200 $38,230 $43,210 $48,890 $52,370
Middle school $39,840 $33,960 $35,940 $39,240 $43,490 $50,420
High school $44,230 $35,340 $38,680 $44,010 $49,540 $53,020

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General Facts

  • Staff: 2,208
  • Full time teachers: 1,096
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 12 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 327
  • Instructional Coordinators: 30
  • Elementary Teachers: 652
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 66
  • Pre-K Teachers: 22
  • High School Teachers: 356
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 15,095

Information on Schools within St. Landry Parish

Elementary Schools within the St. Landry Parish

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Arnaudville Elementary School
120 West Railrd Ave
Arnaudville, LA 70512
337-754-5320
  • Total: 412
  • Pre-k: 21
  • Kindergarten: 40
  • 1st grade: 49
  • 2nd grade: 44
  • 3rd grade: 46
  • 4th grade: 40
  • 5th grade: 51
  • 6th grade: 48
  • 7th grade: 37
  • 8th grade: 36
16 to 1 26 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Cankton Elementary School
602 Main St
Cankton, LA 70584
337-668-4465
  • Total: 316
  • Pre-k: 20
  • Kindergarten: 36
  • 1st grade: 43
  • 2nd grade: 40
  • 3rd grade: 32
  • 4th grade: 42
  • 5th grade: 26
  • 6th grade: 25
  • 7th grade: 33
  • 8th grade: 19
14 to 1 23 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Central Middle School
602 South Martin Luther King D
Eunice, LA 70535
337-457-5895
  • Total: 362
  • 5th grade: 186
  • 6th grade: 176
14 to 1 27 5th Grade 6th Grade
Creswell Elementary School
1218 East Leo St
Opelousas, LA 70570
337-942-4892
  • Total: 383
  • Pre-k: 30
  • Kindergarten: 61
  • 1st grade: 75
  • 2nd grade: 69
  • 3rd grade: 65
  • 4th grade: 73
  • 5th grade: 65
14 to 1 28 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
East Elementary School
550 Brother J. Rd
Eunice, LA 70535
337-457-2215
  • Total: 341
  • Pre-k: 27
  • Kindergarten: 74
  • 1st grade: 64
  • 2nd grade: 49
  • 3rd grade: 69
  • 4th grade: 58
16 to 1 21 Prekindergarten 4th Grade
Eunice Elementary School
451 South 9th St
Eunice, LA 70535
337-457-2380
  • Total: 274
  • Pre-k: 25
  • Kindergarten: 54
  • 1st grade: 55
  • 2nd grade: 50
  • 3rd grade: 53
  • 4th grade: 37
14 to 1 19 Prekindergarten 4th Grade
Glendale Elementary School
900 West Dean St
Eunice, LA 70535
337-457-4121
  • Total: 293
  • Pre-k: 19
  • Kindergarten: 56
  • 1st grade: 53
  • 2nd grade: 61
  • 3rd grade: 47
  • 4th grade: 57
17 to 1 18 Prekindergarten 4th Grade
Grand Coteau Elementary School
238 Church St
Grand Coteau, LA 70541
337-662-5421
  • Total: 261
  • Pre-k: 16
  • Kindergarten: 31
  • 1st grade: 29
  • 2nd grade: 31
  • 3rd grade: 27
  • 4th grade: 31
  • 5th grade: 29
  • 6th grade: 20
  • 7th grade: 28
  • 8th grade: 19
13 to 1 21 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Grand Prairie Elementary School
669 Hwy 363
Washington, LA 70589
337-826-3391
  • Total: 359
  • Pre-k: 28
  • Kindergarten: 27
  • 1st grade: 49
  • 2nd grade: 41
  • 3rd grade: 28
  • 4th grade: 40
  • 5th grade: 34
  • 6th grade: 46
  • 7th grade: 42
  • 8th grade: 24
16 to 1 23 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Grolee Elementary School
1540 West Grolee St
Opelousas, LA 70570
337-942-3130
  • Total: 554
  • Pre-k: 32
  • Kindergarten: 71
  • 1st grade: 87
  • 2nd grade: 82
  • 3rd grade: 73
  • 4th grade: 91
  • 5th grade: 64
  • 6th grade: 54
15 to 1 38 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Highland Elementary School
1341 Duck Ave
Eunice, LA 70535
337-457-5161
  • Total: 304
  • Pre-k: 20
  • Kindergarten: 48
  • 1st grade: 61
  • 2nd grade: 66
  • 3rd grade: 49
  • 4th grade: 60
15 to 1 21 Prekindergarten 4th Grade
Krotz Springs Elementary School
445 Division St
Krotz Springs, LA 70750
337-566-3585
  • Total: 386
  • Pre-k: 21
  • Kindergarten: 46
  • 1st grade: 47
  • 2nd grade: 34
  • 3rd grade: 32
  • 4th grade: 52
  • 5th grade: 43
  • 6th grade: 40
  • 7th grade: 44
  • 8th grade: 27
16 to 1 24 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Lawtell Elementary School
1010 School Rd
Lawtell, LA 70550
337-543-2315
  • Total: 668
  • Pre-k: 35
  • Kindergarten: 84
  • 1st grade: 72
  • 2nd grade: 83
  • 3rd grade: 75
  • 4th grade: 65
  • 5th grade: 61
  • 6th grade: 67
  • 7th grade: 75
  • 8th grade: 51
17 to 1 40 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Leonville Elementary School
3774 Hwy 31
Leonville, LA 70551
337-879-2385
  • Total: 696
  • Pre-k: 27
  • Kindergarten: 58
  • 1st grade: 88
  • 2nd grade: 78
  • 3rd grade: 75
  • 4th grade: 81
  • 5th grade: 61
  • 6th grade: 66
  • 7th grade: 81
  • 8th grade: 81
17 to 1 40 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Melville Elementary School
536 Fontenot St
Melville, LA 71353
337-623-4688
  • Total: 163
  • Pre-k: 11
  • Kindergarten: 19
  • 1st grade: 13
  • 2nd grade: 16
  • 3rd grade: 17
  • 4th grade: 14
  • 5th grade: 19
  • 6th grade: 16
  • 7th grade: 26
  • 8th grade: 12
13 to 1 13 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Morrow Elementary School
701 Hwy 71 North
Morrow, LA 71356
318-346-7851
  • Total: 125
  • Pre-k: 8
  • Kindergarten: 12
  • 1st grade: 10
  • 2nd grade: 11
  • 3rd grade: 14
  • 4th grade: 21
  • 5th grade: 11
  • 6th grade: 16
  • 7th grade: 11
  • 8th grade: 11
9 to 1 14 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
North Elementary School
308 West Martin Luther King Dr
Opelousas, LA 70570
337-942-2629
  • Total: 385
  • Pre-k: 20
  • Kindergarten: 60
  • 1st grade: 57
  • 2nd grade: 57
  • 3rd grade: 49
  • 4th grade: 62
  • 5th grade: 45
  • 6th grade: 35
15 to 1 26 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Northeast Elementary School
1125 East Mamie St
Opelousas, LA 70570
337-942-5390
  • Total: 478
  • Pre-k: 50
  • Kindergarten: 49
  • 1st grade: 51
  • 2nd grade: 57
  • 3rd grade: 72
  • 4th grade: 66
  • 5th grade: 66
  • 6th grade: 96
15 to 1 33 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Palmetto Elementary School
235 Rideau St
Palmetto, LA 71358
337-623-4482
  • Total: 134
  • Pre-k: 10
  • Kindergarten: 22
  • 1st grade: 20
  • 2nd grade: 12
  • 3rd grade: 9
  • 4th grade: 13
  • 5th grade: 10
  • 6th grade: 18
  • 7th grade: 10
  • 8th grade: 10
11 to 1 12 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Park Vista Elementary School
1000 Abdalla Blvd
Opelousas, LA 70570
337-942-7456
  • Total: 661
  • Pre-k: 39
  • Kindergarten: 81
  • 1st grade: 83
  • 2nd grade: 104
  • 3rd grade: 95
  • 4th grade: 105
  • 5th grade: 78
  • 6th grade: 76
14 to 1 47 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Plaisance Elementary School
3264 Hwy 167
Opelousas, LA 70570
337-826-3335
  • Total: 338
  • Kindergarten: 25
  • 1st grade: 43
  • 2nd grade: 42
  • 3rd grade: 37
  • 4th grade: 44
  • 5th grade: 25
  • 6th grade: 37
  • 7th grade: 44
  • 8th grade: 41
14 to 1 24 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Port Barre Elementary School
199 O G Track Rd
Port Barre, LA 70577
337-585-6172
  • Total: 546
  • Pre-k: 27
  • Kindergarten: 106
  • 1st grade: 112
  • 2nd grade: 119
  • 3rd grade: 94
  • 4th grade: 88
17 to 1 32 Prekindergarten 4th Grade
Port Barre Middle School
846 Saizan St
Port Barre, LA 70577
337-585-7256
  • Total: 442
  • 5th grade: 114
  • 6th grade: 118
  • 7th grade: 116
  • 8th grade: 94
22 to 1 21 5th Grade 8th Grade
South Street Elementary School
409 East South St
Opelousas, LA 70570
337-942-8127
  • Total: 422
  • Pre-k: 26
  • Kindergarten: 64
  • 1st grade: 58
  • 2nd grade: 53
  • 3rd grade: 66
  • 4th grade: 62
  • 5th grade: 56
  • 6th grade: 37
13 to 1 33 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Southwest Elementary School
1203 Burr St
Opelousas, LA 70570
337-942-9892
  • Total: 351
  • Pre-k: 35
  • Kindergarten: 48
  • 1st grade: 49
  • 2nd grade: 49
  • 3rd grade: 44
  • 4th grade: 46
  • 5th grade: 44
  • 6th grade: 36
12 to 1 31 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Sunset Elementary School
236 Church Hill St
Sunset, LA 70584
337-662-3194
  • Total: 506
  • Pre-k: 27
  • Kindergarten: 65
  • 1st grade: 62
  • 2nd grade: 40
  • 3rd grade: 68
  • 4th grade: 60
  • 5th grade: 42
  • 6th grade: 60
  • 7th grade: 53
  • 8th grade: 29
13 to 1 39 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Washington Elementary School
1530 Hwy 10
Washington, LA 70589
318-826-3393
  • Total: 216
  • Pre-k: 13
  • Kindergarten: 23
  • 1st grade: 26
  • 2nd grade: 30
  • 3rd grade: 19
  • 4th grade: 33
  • 5th grade: 11
  • 6th grade: 23
  • 7th grade: 28
  • 8th grade: 10
12 to 1 18 Prekindergarten 8th Grade

Middle Schools within the St. Landry Parish

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Arnaudville Elementary School
120 West Railrd Ave
Arnaudville, LA 70512
337-754-5320
  • Total: 412
  • Pre-k: 21
  • Kindergarten: 40
  • 1st grade: 49
  • 2nd grade: 44
  • 3rd grade: 46
  • 4th grade: 40
  • 5th grade: 51
  • 6th grade: 48
  • 7th grade: 37
  • 8th grade: 36
16 to 1 26 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Cankton Elementary School
602 Main St
Cankton, LA 70584
337-668-4465
  • Total: 316
  • Pre-k: 20
  • Kindergarten: 36
  • 1st grade: 43
  • 2nd grade: 40
  • 3rd grade: 32
  • 4th grade: 42
  • 5th grade: 26
  • 6th grade: 25
  • 7th grade: 33
  • 8th grade: 19
14 to 1 23 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Eunice Junior High School
751 West Oak St
Eunice, LA 70535
337-457-7386
  • Total: 387
  • 7th grade: 209
  • 8th grade: 178
15 to 1 26 7th Grade 8th Grade
Grand Coteau Elementary School
238 Church St
Grand Coteau, LA 70541
337-662-5421
  • Total: 261
  • Pre-k: 16
  • Kindergarten: 31
  • 1st grade: 29
  • 2nd grade: 31
  • 3rd grade: 27
  • 4th grade: 31
  • 5th grade: 29
  • 6th grade: 20
  • 7th grade: 28
  • 8th grade: 19
13 to 1 21 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Grand Prairie Elementary School
669 Hwy 363
Washington, LA 70589
337-826-3391
  • Total: 359
  • Pre-k: 28
  • Kindergarten: 27
  • 1st grade: 49
  • 2nd grade: 41
  • 3rd grade: 28
  • 4th grade: 40
  • 5th grade: 34
  • 6th grade: 46
  • 7th grade: 42
  • 8th grade: 24
16 to 1 23 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Krotz Springs Elementary School
445 Division St
Krotz Springs, LA 70750
337-566-3585
  • Total: 386
  • Pre-k: 21
  • Kindergarten: 46
  • 1st grade: 47
  • 2nd grade: 34
  • 3rd grade: 32
  • 4th grade: 52
  • 5th grade: 43
  • 6th grade: 40
  • 7th grade: 44
  • 8th grade: 27
16 to 1 24 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Lawtell Elementary School
1010 School Rd
Lawtell, LA 70550
337-543-2315
  • Total: 668
  • Pre-k: 35
  • Kindergarten: 84
  • 1st grade: 72
  • 2nd grade: 83
  • 3rd grade: 75
  • 4th grade: 65
  • 5th grade: 61
  • 6th grade: 67
  • 7th grade: 75
  • 8th grade: 51
17 to 1 40 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Leonville Elementary School
3774 Hwy 31
Leonville, LA 70551
337-879-2385
  • Total: 696
  • Pre-k: 27
  • Kindergarten: 58
  • 1st grade: 88
  • 2nd grade: 78
  • 3rd grade: 75
  • 4th grade: 81
  • 5th grade: 61
  • 6th grade: 66
  • 7th grade: 81
  • 8th grade: 81
17 to 1 40 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Magnet Academy For Cultural Arts
1100 East Leo St
Opelousas, LA 70570
337-942-6195
  • Total: 241
  • 7th grade: 53
  • 8th grade: 61
  • 9th grade: 50
  • 10th grade: 36
  • 11th grade: 24
  • 12th grade: 17
12 to 1 21 7th Grade 12th Grade
Melville Elementary School
536 Fontenot St
Melville, LA 71353
337-623-4688
  • Total: 163
  • Pre-k: 11
  • Kindergarten: 19
  • 1st grade: 13
  • 2nd grade: 16
  • 3rd grade: 17
  • 4th grade: 14
  • 5th grade: 19
  • 6th grade: 16
  • 7th grade: 26
  • 8th grade: 12
13 to 1 13 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Morrow Elementary School
701 Hwy 71 North
Morrow, LA 71356
318-346-7851
  • Total: 125
  • Pre-k: 8
  • Kindergarten: 12
  • 1st grade: 10
  • 2nd grade: 11
  • 3rd grade: 14
  • 4th grade: 21
  • 5th grade: 11
  • 6th grade: 16
  • 7th grade: 11
  • 8th grade: 11
9 to 1 14 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Opelousas Junior High School
730 South Market St
Opelousas, LA 70570
337-942-4957
  • Total: 558
  • 7th grade: 337
  • 8th grade: 221
15 to 1 38 7th Grade 8th Grade
Palmetto Elementary School
235 Rideau St
Palmetto, LA 71358
337-623-4482
  • Total: 134
  • Pre-k: 10
  • Kindergarten: 22
  • 1st grade: 20
  • 2nd grade: 12
  • 3rd grade: 9
  • 4th grade: 13
  • 5th grade: 10
  • 6th grade: 18
  • 7th grade: 10
  • 8th grade: 10
11 to 1 12 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Plaisance Elementary School
3264 Hwy 167
Opelousas, LA 70570
337-826-3335
  • Total: 338
  • Kindergarten: 25
  • 1st grade: 43
  • 2nd grade: 42
  • 3rd grade: 37
  • 4th grade: 44
  • 5th grade: 25
  • 6th grade: 37
  • 7th grade: 44
  • 8th grade: 41
14 to 1 24 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Port Barre Middle School
846 Saizan St
Port Barre, LA 70577
337-585-7256
  • Total: 442
  • 5th grade: 114
  • 6th grade: 118
  • 7th grade: 116
  • 8th grade: 94
22 to 1 21 5th Grade 8th Grade
Sunset Elementary School
236 Church Hill St
Sunset, LA 70584
337-662-3194
  • Total: 506
  • Pre-k: 27
  • Kindergarten: 65
  • 1st grade: 62
  • 2nd grade: 40
  • 3rd grade: 68
  • 4th grade: 60
  • 5th grade: 42
  • 6th grade: 60
  • 7th grade: 53
  • 8th grade: 29
13 to 1 39 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Washington Elementary School
1530 Hwy 10
Washington, LA 70589
318-826-3393
  • Total: 216
  • Pre-k: 13
  • Kindergarten: 23
  • 1st grade: 26
  • 2nd grade: 30
  • 3rd grade: 19
  • 4th grade: 33
  • 5th grade: 11
  • 6th grade: 23
  • 7th grade: 28
  • 8th grade: 10
12 to 1 18 Prekindergarten 8th Grade

High Schools within the St. Landry Parish

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Beau Chene High School
7076 Hwy 93
Arnaudville, LA 70512
337-662-5815
  • Total: 766
  • 9th grade: 231
  • 10th grade: 187
  • 11th grade: 181
  • 12th grade: 167
16 to 1 47 9th Grade 12th Grade
Eunice High School
301 South Bobcat Dr
Eunice, LA 70535
337-457-3011
  • Total: 637
  • 9th grade: 175
  • 10th grade: 162
  • 11th grade: 167
  • 12th grade: 133
14 to 1 47 9th Grade 12th Grade
Magnet Academy For Cultural Arts
1100 East Leo St
Opelousas, LA 70570
337-942-6195
  • Total: 241
  • 7th grade: 53
  • 8th grade: 61
  • 9th grade: 50
  • 10th grade: 36
  • 11th grade: 24
  • 12th grade: 17
12 to 1 21 7th Grade 12th Grade
North Central High School
6579 Hwy 10
Washington, LA 70589
337-623-4239
  • Total: 200
  • 9th grade: 43
  • 10th grade: 50
  • 11th grade: 51
  • 12th grade: 56
9 to 1 22 9th Grade 12th Grade
Northwest High School
3746 Hwy 104
Opelousas, LA 70570
337-543-2255
  • Total: 426
  • 9th grade: 115
  • 10th grade: 107
  • 11th grade: 104
  • 12th grade: 100
13 to 1 33 9th Grade 12th Grade
Opelousas Senior High School
1014 Judson Walsh Dr
Opelousas, LA 70570
337-942-5634
  • Total: 855
  • 9th grade: 250
  • 10th grade: 232
  • 11th grade: 184
  • 12th grade: 189
12 to 1 70 9th Grade 12th Grade
Port Barre High School
846 Saizan St
Port Barre, LA 70577
337-585-7256
  • Total: 369
  • 9th grade: 95
  • 10th grade: 100
  • 11th grade: 96
  • 12th grade: 78
12 to 1 30 9th Grade 12th Grade

Other Schools within the St. Landry Parish (Alternative, Special Education)

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
St. Landry Accelerated Transition School
152 Violet Dr
Opelousas, LA 70570
337-942-4761
  • Total: 280
  • 7th grade: 58
  • 9th grade: 222
10 to 1 27 6th Grade 10th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $12,042
  • Median family income: $28,908
  • Median male income: $24,189
  • Median female income: $12,526
  • Median income of a renter: $11,812
  • Median income of a home owner: $28,856
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    10,240 4,840 4,095 3,135 1,045