Average Teacher Salary in Desoto Parish

The average teacher salary in Desoto Parish is $39,546.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $19,880 $14,160 $14,820 $15,910 $19,240 $36,140
Kindergarten $37,700 $20,400 $28,840 $39,360 $46,910 $54,110
Elementary $46,610 $36,750 $41,260 $46,050 $51,570 $59,070
Middle school $44,620 $38,030 $40,580 $44,820 $51,050 $56,550
High school $48,920 $38,110 $42,350 $47,960 $55,410 $62,630

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General Facts

  • Staff: 794
  • Full time teachers: 358
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 11 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 103
  • Instructional Coordinators: 9
  • Elementary Teachers: 209
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 17
  • Pre-K Teachers: 15
  • High School Teachers: 118
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 4,841

Information on Schools within Desoto Parish

Elementary Schools within the Desoto Parish

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Logansport Elementary School
17228 Hwy 5
Logansport, LA 71049
318-697-4873
  • Total: 429
  • Pre-k: 43
  • Kindergarten: 41
  • 1st grade: 57
  • 2nd grade: 57
  • 3rd grade: 55
  • 4th grade: 58
  • 5th grade: 60
  • 6th grade: 58
13 to 1 33 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Mansfield Elementary School 3-5
1915 Mcarthur Dr
Mansfield, LA 71052
318-872-1772
  • Total: 858
  • Pre-k: 107
  • Kindergarten: 106
  • 1st grade: 123
  • 2nd grade: 130
  • 3rd grade: 137
  • 4th grade: 146
  • 5th grade: 109
13 to 1 67 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
North Desoto Elementary School 3-5
2535 Hwy 171
Stonewall, LA 71078
318-872-2836
  • Total: 444
  • 3rd grade: 162
  • 4th grade: 166
  • 5th grade: 116
17 to 1 26 3rd Grade 5th Grade
North Desoto Elementary School Pk-2
2623 Hwy 171
Stonewall, LA 71078
318-925-2383
  • Total: 490
  • Pre-k: 96
  • Kindergarten: 124
  • 1st grade: 136
  • 2nd grade: 134
16 to 1 31 Prekindergarten 2nd Grade
Pelican All Saints High School
200 All Saints Rd
Pelican, LA 71063
318-755-2318
  • Total: 175
  • Pre-k: 9
  • Kindergarten: 9
  • 1st grade: 12
  • 2nd grade: 11
  • 3rd grade: 10
  • 4th grade: 13
  • 5th grade: 17
  • 6th grade: 15
  • 7th grade: 12
  • 8th grade: 16
  • 9th grade: 10
  • 10th grade: 15
  • 11th grade: 12
  • 12th grade: 14
14 to 1 13 Prekindergarten 12th Grade
Stanley High School
14323 Hwy 84
Logansport, LA 71049
318-697-2664
  • Total: 379
  • Pre-k: 15
  • Kindergarten: 23
  • 1st grade: 21
  • 2nd grade: 24
  • 3rd grade: 29
  • 4th grade: 26
  • 5th grade: 27
  • 6th grade: 28
  • 7th grade: 28
  • 8th grade: 40
  • 9th grade: 36
  • 10th grade: 25
  • 11th grade: 27
  • 12th grade: 30
15 to 1 26 Prekindergarten 12th Grade

Middle Schools within the Desoto Parish

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Logansport High School
17228 Hwy 5
Logansport, LA 71049
318-697-4338
  • Total: 293
  • 7th grade: 57
  • 8th grade: 56
  • 9th grade: 41
  • 10th grade: 47
  • 11th grade: 52
  • 12th grade: 40
12 to 1 24 7th Grade 12th Grade
Mansfield High School
401 Kings Hwy
Mansfield, LA 71052
318-872-0793
  • Total: 349
  • 9th grade: 129
  • 10th grade: 102
  • 11th grade: 64
  • 12th grade: 54
11 to 1 32 8th Grade 12th Grade
Mansfield Middle School 6-8
1915 Mcarthur Dr
Mansfield, LA 71052
318-872-1309
  • Total: 361
  • 6th grade: 129
  • 7th grade: 88
  • 8th grade: 144
14 to 1 26 6th Grade 8th Grade
North Desoto High School
2571 Hwy 171
Stonewall, LA 71078
318-925-6917
  • Total: 504
  • 9th grade: 148
  • 10th grade: 131
  • 11th grade: 107
  • 12th grade: 118
14 to 1 37 8th Grade 12th Grade
North Desoto Middle School 6-8
2535 Hwy 171
Stonewall, LA 71078
318-925-4520
  • Total: 451
  • 6th grade: 169
  • 7th grade: 146
  • 8th grade: 136
16 to 1 28 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Desoto Parish

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Logansport High School
17228 Hwy 5
Logansport, LA 71049
318-697-4338
  • Total: 293
  • 7th grade: 57
  • 8th grade: 56
  • 9th grade: 41
  • 10th grade: 47
  • 11th grade: 52
  • 12th grade: 40
12 to 1 24 7th Grade 12th Grade
Mansfield High School
401 Kings Hwy
Mansfield, LA 71052
318-872-0793
  • Total: 349
  • 9th grade: 129
  • 10th grade: 102
  • 11th grade: 64
  • 12th grade: 54
11 to 1 32 8th Grade 12th Grade
North Desoto High School
2571 Hwy 171
Stonewall, LA 71078
318-925-6917
  • Total: 504
  • 9th grade: 148
  • 10th grade: 131
  • 11th grade: 107
  • 12th grade: 118
14 to 1 37 8th Grade 12th Grade
Pelican All Saints High School
200 All Saints Rd
Pelican, LA 71063
318-755-2318
  • Total: 175
  • Pre-k: 9
  • Kindergarten: 9
  • 1st grade: 12
  • 2nd grade: 11
  • 3rd grade: 10
  • 4th grade: 13
  • 5th grade: 17
  • 6th grade: 15
  • 7th grade: 12
  • 8th grade: 16
  • 9th grade: 10
  • 10th grade: 15
  • 11th grade: 12
  • 12th grade: 14
14 to 1 13 Prekindergarten 12th Grade
Stanley High School
14323 Hwy 84
Logansport, LA 71049
318-697-2664
  • Total: 379
  • Pre-k: 15
  • Kindergarten: 23
  • 1st grade: 21
  • 2nd grade: 24
  • 3rd grade: 29
  • 4th grade: 26
  • 5th grade: 27
  • 6th grade: 28
  • 7th grade: 28
  • 8th grade: 40
  • 9th grade: 36
  • 10th grade: 25
  • 11th grade: 27
  • 12th grade: 30
15 to 1 26 Prekindergarten 12th Grade

Other Schools within the Desoto Parish (Alternative, Special Education)

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Cool Springs School
1199 Cool Springs Rd
Logansport, LA 71049
318-697-4365
  • Total: 24
  • 7th grade: 2
  • 8th grade: 7
  • 9th grade: 14
  • 10th grade: 1
9 to 1 3 5th Grade 12th Grade
Desoto Alternative School
2269 Whaley St
Mansfield, LA 71052
318-871-0493
  • Total: 20
  • 6th grade: 2
  • 7th grade: 4
  • 8th grade: 5
  • 9th grade: 5
  • 10th grade: 1
  • 11th grade: 3
3 to 1 6 6th Grade 12th Grade
Desoto Career Academy
2269 Whaley St
Mansfield, LA 71052
318-871-0493
  • Total: 64
  • 7th grade: 8
  • 8th grade: 15
  • 9th grade: 36
  • 10th grade: 3
  • 11th grade: 1
  • 12th grade: 1
21 to 1 3 7th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $13,606
  • Median family income: $33,196
  • Median male income: $25,593
  • Median female income: $13,603
  • Median income of a renter: $14,519
  • Median income of a home owner: $32,311
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    2,615 1,420 1,405 1,240 300