Average Teacher Salary in Lee County Public Schools

The average teacher salary in Lee County Public Schools is $49,130.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $29,590 $15,772 $18,690 $29,876 $35,649 $44,875
Kindergarten $51,041 $33,349 $38,774 $46,836 $59,442 $75,163
Elementary $53,249 $33,221 $39,459 $47,744 $62,877 $84,563
Middle school $57,058 $35,077 $41,846 $53,387 $69,638 $86,862
High school $54,713 $33,113 $39,477 $49,656 $65,791 $87,928

How to Become a Teacher in Lee County Public Schools

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General Facts

  • Staff: 781
  • Full time teachers: 204
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 15 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 55
  • Instructional Coordinators: 65
  • Elementary Teachers: 97
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 14
  • Pre-K Teachers: 3
  • High School Teachers: 89
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 3,694

Financial Statistics for Lee County Public Schools

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $6,304,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $27,650,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $6,342,000
  • Total revenue: $40,296,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $23,177,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $22,978,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $9,421,000
  • Expenditures per student: $28,000
  • Total expenditures: $40,180,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $10,253,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $2,335,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $1,277,000

Information on Schools within Lee County Public Schools

Elementary Schools within the Lee County Public Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Dryden Elementary
Hwy 58a And St Route 726
Dryden, VA 24243
276-546-4443
  • Total: 352
  • Pre-k: 45
  • Kindergarten: 56
  • 1st grade: 49
  • 2nd grade: 52
  • 3rd grade: 50
  • 4th grade: 43
  • 5th grade: 57
18 to 1 20 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Elk Knob Elementary
Hwy 421
Pennington Gap, VA 24277
276-546-1837
  • Total: 353
  • Pre-k: 39
  • Kindergarten: 49
  • 1st grade: 64
  • 2nd grade: 54
  • 3rd grade: 47
  • 4th grade: 50
  • 5th grade: 50
21 to 1 17 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Elydale Elementary
Hwy 58
Ewing, VA 24248
276-445-4439
  • Total: 119
  • Kindergarten: 12
  • 1st grade: 14
  • 2nd grade: 23
  • 3rd grade: 16
  • 4th grade: 10
  • 5th grade: 11
  • 6th grade: 18
  • 7th grade: 15
14 to 1 9 Prekindergarten 7th Grade
Ewing Elementary
Hwy 58
Ewing, VA 24248
276-445-5311
  • Total: 219
  • Pre-k: 20
  • Kindergarten: 20
  • 1st grade: 23
  • 2nd grade: 24
  • 3rd grade: 33
  • 4th grade: 25
  • 5th grade: 24
  • 6th grade: 26
  • 7th grade: 24
19 to 1 12 Prekindergarten 7th Grade
Flatwoods Elementary
Hwy 661
Jonesville, VA 24263
276-346-2799
  • Total: 414
  • Pre-k: 78
  • Kindergarten: 63
  • 1st grade: 46
  • 2nd grade: 57
  • 3rd grade: 53
  • 4th grade: 57
  • 5th grade: 60
20 to 1 21 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Keokee Elementary
St Route 606
Keokee, VA 24265
276-565-0637
  • Total: 75
  • Pre-k: 7
  • Kindergarten: 10
  • 1st grade: 12
  • 2nd grade: 7
  • 3rd grade: 8
  • 4th grade: 10
  • 5th grade: 11
  • 6th grade: 6
  • 7th grade: 4
10 to 1 8 Prekindergarten 7th Grade
Rose Hill Elementary
Depot St
Rose Hill, VA 24281
276-445-4094
  • Total: 199
  • Pre-k: 50
  • Kindergarten: 109
  • 1st grade: 107
  • 2nd grade: 93
  • 3rd grade: 100
  • 4th grade: 113
  • 5th grade: 109
  • 6th grade: 111
15 to 1 14 Prekindergarten 7th Grade
St. Charles Elementary
1 Main St
Saint Charles, VA 24282
276-383-4531
  • Total: 182
  • Pre-k: 20
  • Kindergarten: 27
  • 1st grade: 24
  • 2nd grade: 26
  • 3rd grade: 23
  • 4th grade: 17
  • 5th grade: 17
  • 6th grade: 13
  • 7th grade: 15
15 to 1 12 Prekindergarten 7th Grade
Stickleyville Elementary
Hwy 58 And St Route 421
Duffield, VA 24244
276-546-1337
  • Total: 100
  • Pre-k: 6
  • Kindergarten: 12
  • 1st grade: 17
  • 2nd grade: 7
  • 3rd grade: 9
  • 4th grade: 16
  • 5th grade: 21
  • 6th grade: 6
  • 7th grade: 6
11 to 1 9 Prekindergarten 7th Grade

Middle Schools within the Lee County Public Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Elydale Elementary
Hwy 58
Ewing, VA 24248
276-445-4439
  • Total: 119
  • Kindergarten: 12
  • 1st grade: 14
  • 2nd grade: 23
  • 3rd grade: 16
  • 4th grade: 10
  • 5th grade: 11
  • 6th grade: 18
  • 7th grade: 15
14 to 1 9 Prekindergarten 7th Grade
Ewing Elementary
Hwy 58
Ewing, VA 24248
276-445-5311
  • Total: 219
  • Pre-k: 20
  • Kindergarten: 20
  • 1st grade: 23
  • 2nd grade: 24
  • 3rd grade: 33
  • 4th grade: 25
  • 5th grade: 24
  • 6th grade: 26
  • 7th grade: 24
19 to 1 12 Prekindergarten 7th Grade
Jonesville Middle
Hwy 58
Jonesville, VA 24263
276-346-1011
  • Total: 270
  • 6th grade: 112
  • 7th grade: 82
  • 8th grade: 76
17 to 1 16 6th Grade 8th Grade
Keokee Elementary
St Route 606
Keokee, VA 24265
276-565-0637
  • Total: 75
  • Pre-k: 7
  • Kindergarten: 10
  • 1st grade: 12
  • 2nd grade: 7
  • 3rd grade: 8
  • 4th grade: 10
  • 5th grade: 11
  • 6th grade: 6
  • 7th grade: 4
10 to 1 8 Prekindergarten 7th Grade
Pennington Middle
201 Middle School Dr
Pennington Gap, VA 24277
276-546-1453
  • Total: 314
  • 6th grade: 94
  • 7th grade: 91
  • 8th grade: 129
16 to 1 19 6th Grade 8th Grade
Rose Hill Elementary
Depot St
Rose Hill, VA 24281
276-445-4094
  • Total: 199
  • Pre-k: 50
  • Kindergarten: 109
  • 1st grade: 107
  • 2nd grade: 93
  • 3rd grade: 100
  • 4th grade: 113
  • 5th grade: 109
  • 6th grade: 111
15 to 1 14 Prekindergarten 7th Grade
St. Charles Elementary
1 Main St
Saint Charles, VA 24282
276-383-4531
  • Total: 182
  • Pre-k: 20
  • Kindergarten: 27
  • 1st grade: 24
  • 2nd grade: 26
  • 3rd grade: 23
  • 4th grade: 17
  • 5th grade: 17
  • 6th grade: 13
  • 7th grade: 15
15 to 1 12 Prekindergarten 7th Grade
Stickleyville Elementary
Hwy 58 And St Route 421
Duffield, VA 24244
276-546-1337
  • Total: 100
  • Pre-k: 6
  • Kindergarten: 12
  • 1st grade: 17
  • 2nd grade: 7
  • 3rd grade: 9
  • 4th grade: 16
  • 5th grade: 21
  • 6th grade: 6
  • 7th grade: 6
11 to 1 9 Prekindergarten 7th Grade
Thomas Walker High
Hwy 58
Ewing, VA 24248
276-445-4111
  • Total: 348
  • 8th grade: 63
  • 9th grade: 87
  • 10th grade: 66
  • 11th grade: 69
  • 12th grade: 63
19 to 1 18 8th Grade 12th Grade

High Schools within the Lee County Public Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Lee High
Hwy 58a And St Route 645
Jonesville, VA 24263
276-346-0173
  • Total: 749
  • 9th grade: 491
  • 10th grade: 447
  • 11th grade: 478
  • 12th grade: 433
25 to 1 30 9th Grade 12th Grade
Thomas Walker High
Hwy 58
Ewing, VA 24248
276-445-4111
  • Total: 348
  • 8th grade: 63
  • 9th grade: 87
  • 10th grade: 66
  • 11th grade: 69
  • 12th grade: 63
19 to 1 18 8th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $13,625
  • Median family income: $28,525
  • Median male income: $22,111
  • Median female income: $12,774
  • Median income of a renter: $12,494
  • Median income of a home owner: $27,484
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    2,945 1,645 1,185 820 305

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