Average Teacher Salary in Buchanan County Public Schools

The average teacher salary in Buchanan County Public Schools is $49,126.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $30,360 $15,660 $18,690 $31,280 $36,920 $46,180
Kindergarten $50,680 $33,680 $38,640 $46,400 $58,460 $74,050
Elementary $52,970 $32,830 $38,850 $46,610 $62,320 $85,730
Middle school $57,280 $34,460 $41,470 $53,230 $70,240 $88,350
High school $54,340 $32,140 $38,570 $48,580 $65,420 $89,300

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General Facts

  • Staff: 523
  • Full time teachers: 231
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 13 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 59
  • Instructional Coordinators: 45
  • Elementary Teachers: 110
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 14
  • Pre-K Teachers: 8
  • High School Teachers: 98
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 3,399

Financial Statistics for Buchanan County Public Schools

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $9,803,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $21,875,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $4,273,000
  • Total revenue: $35,951,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $20,816,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $20,250,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $8,007,000
  • Expenditures per student: $34,000
  • Total expenditures: $35,983,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $9,413,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $889,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $1,460,000

Information on Schools within Buchanan County Public Schools

Elementary Schools within the Buchanan County Public Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Council Elementary
State Route 80
Council, VA 24260
276-859-9329
  • Total: 203
  • Pre-k: 12
  • Kindergarten: 23
  • 1st grade: 16
  • 2nd grade: 34
  • 3rd grade: 14
  • 4th grade: 35
  • 5th grade: 24
  • 6th grade: 27
  • 7th grade: 18
11 to 1 19 Kindergarten 7th Grade
Hurley Middle
State Route 643
Hurley, VA 24620
276-566-8523
  • Total: 406
  • Pre-k: 18
  • Kindergarten: 46
  • 1st grade: 53
  • 2nd grade: 38
  • 3rd grade: 44
  • 4th grade: 50
  • 5th grade: 51
  • 6th grade: 53
  • 7th grade: 53
12 to 1 33 Prekindergarten 7th Grade
J. M. Bevins Elementary
State Route 83
Grundy, VA 24614
276-259-7202
  • Total: 139
  • Pre-k: 17
  • Kindergarten: 32
  • 1st grade: 21
  • 2nd grade: 20
  • 3rd grade: 18
  • 4th grade: 21
  • 5th grade: 10
14 to 1 10 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Riverview Elementary / Middle
St Rt. 460 West
Grundy, VA 24614
276-935-1613
  • Total: 937
  • Pre-k: 42
  • Kindergarten: 81
  • 1st grade: 76
  • 2nd grade: 93
  • 3rd grade: 92
  • 4th grade: 80
  • 5th grade: 84
  • 6th grade: 125
  • 7th grade: 136
  • 8th grade: 128
16 to 1 59 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Russell Prater Elementary
State Route 80
Big Prater, VA 24656
276-597-7552
  • Total: 112
  • Pre-k: 13
  • Kindergarten: 18
  • 1st grade: 20
  • 2nd grade: 19
  • 3rd grade: 15
  • 4th grade: 14
  • 5th grade: 13
12 to 1 9 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Twin Valley Elem/middle
St Rt. 460
Oakwood, VA 24631
276-498-4537
  • Total: 422
  • Pre-k: 18
  • Kindergarten: 55
  • 1st grade: 55
  • 2nd grade: 43
  • 3rd grade: 49
  • 4th grade: 45
  • 5th grade: 50
  • 6th grade: 52
  • 7th grade: 55
14 to 1 30 Prekindergarten 7th Grade

Middle Schools within the Buchanan County Public Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Council Elementary
State Route 80
Council, VA 24260
276-859-9329
  • Total: 203
  • Pre-k: 12
  • Kindergarten: 23
  • 1st grade: 16
  • 2nd grade: 34
  • 3rd grade: 14
  • 4th grade: 35
  • 5th grade: 24
  • 6th grade: 27
  • 7th grade: 18
11 to 1 19 Kindergarten 7th Grade
Council High
State Route 80
Council, VA 24620
276-859-2627
  • Total: 166
  • 8th grade: 26
  • 9th grade: 36
  • 10th grade: 37
  • 11th grade: 40
  • 12th grade: 27
14 to 1 12 8th Grade 12th Grade
Hurley High
State Route 640
Hurley, VA 24620
276-566-8334
  • Total: 263
  • 8th grade: 59
  • 9th grade: 46
  • 10th grade: 61
  • 11th grade: 50
  • 12th grade: 47
20 to 1 14 8th Grade 12th Grade
Hurley Middle
State Route 643
Hurley, VA 24620
276-566-8523
  • Total: 406
  • Pre-k: 18
  • Kindergarten: 46
  • 1st grade: 53
  • 2nd grade: 38
  • 3rd grade: 44
  • 4th grade: 50
  • 5th grade: 51
  • 6th grade: 53
  • 7th grade: 53
12 to 1 33 Prekindergarten 7th Grade
Riverview Elementary / Middle
St Rt. 460 West
Grundy, VA 24614
276-935-1613
  • Total: 937
  • Pre-k: 42
  • Kindergarten: 81
  • 1st grade: 76
  • 2nd grade: 93
  • 3rd grade: 92
  • 4th grade: 80
  • 5th grade: 84
  • 6th grade: 125
  • 7th grade: 136
  • 8th grade: 128
16 to 1 59 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Twin Valley Elem/middle
St Rt. 460
Oakwood, VA 24631
276-498-4537
  • Total: 422
  • Pre-k: 18
  • Kindergarten: 55
  • 1st grade: 55
  • 2nd grade: 43
  • 3rd grade: 49
  • 4th grade: 45
  • 5th grade: 50
  • 6th grade: 52
  • 7th grade: 55
14 to 1 30 Prekindergarten 7th Grade
Twin Valley High
State Route 638
Pilgrims Knob, VA 24634
276-259-7818
  • Total: 307
  • 8th grade: 62
  • 9th grade: 86
  • 10th grade: 50
  • 11th grade: 55
  • 12th grade: 54
20 to 1 15 8th Grade 12th Grade

High Schools within the Buchanan County Public Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Council High
State Route 80
Council, VA 24620
276-859-2627
  • Total: 166
  • 8th grade: 26
  • 9th grade: 36
  • 10th grade: 37
  • 11th grade: 40
  • 12th grade: 27
14 to 1 12 8th Grade 12th Grade
Grundy High
State Route 83
Grundy, VA 24614
276-935-2106
  • Total: 444
  • 9th grade: 113
  • 10th grade: 122
  • 11th grade: 113
  • 12th grade: 96
15 to 1 30 9th Grade 12th Grade
Hurley High
State Route 640
Hurley, VA 24620
276-566-8334
  • Total: 263
  • 8th grade: 59
  • 9th grade: 46
  • 10th grade: 61
  • 11th grade: 50
  • 12th grade: 47
20 to 1 14 8th Grade 12th Grade
Twin Valley High
State Route 638
Pilgrims Knob, VA 24634
276-259-7818
  • Total: 307
  • 8th grade: 62
  • 9th grade: 86
  • 10th grade: 50
  • 11th grade: 55
  • 12th grade: 54
20 to 1 15 8th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $12,788
  • Median family income: $27,328
  • Median male income: $23,506
  • Median female income: $12,689
  • Median income of a renter: $11,902
  • Median income of a home owner: $25,135
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    3,600 1,830 1,485 825 220

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