Average Teacher Salary in Canton Public School District

The average teacher salary in Canton Public School District is $37,948.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $23,660 $14,670 $16,190 $19,730 $30,150 $36,000
Kindergarten $40,410 $24,810 $30,180 $41,060 $49,480 $57,000
Elementary $42,170 $31,090 $35,310 $40,710 $48,970 $57,430
Middle school $41,180 $30,870 $33,820 $38,850 $47,460 $56,510
High school $42,320 $30,130 $35,150 $41,360 $49,770 $58,180

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General Facts

  • Staff: 430
  • Full time teachers: 196
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 13 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 45
  • Instructional Coordinators: 9
  • Elementary Teachers: 99
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 9
  • Pre-K Teachers: 1
  • High School Teachers: 71
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 3,355

Financial Statistics for Canton Public School District

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $7,139,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $14,136,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $6,530,000
  • Total revenue: $27,805,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $13,346,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $14,581,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $4,573,000
  • Expenditures per student: $118,000
  • Total expenditures: $27,333,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $6,237,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $913,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $688,000

Information on Schools within Canton Public School District

Elementary Schools within the Canton Public School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Canton Elementary School
740 East Academy St
Canton, MS 39046
601-859-2400
  • Total: 487
  • 3rd grade: 160
  • 4th grade: 144
  • 5th grade: 175
18 to 1 27 2nd Grade 5th Grade
Canton School Of Arts & Sciences
357 Old Yazoo Rd
Canton, MS 39046
601-855-7819
  • Total: 505
  • Kindergarten: 65
  • 1st grade: 88
  • 2nd grade: 88
  • 3rd grade: 94
  • 4th grade: 78
  • 5th grade: 92
19 to 1 26 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Mc Neal Elementary School
364 Martin L. King Dr
Canton, MS 39046
601-859-3654
  • Total: 594
  • Kindergarten: 201
  • 1st grade: 171
  • 2nd grade: 205
22 to 1 27 Prekindergarten 2nd Grade
Nichols Middle School
529 North Mace St
Canton, MS 39046
601-859-3741
  • Total: 768
  • 6th grade: 295
  • 7th grade: 210
  • 8th grade: 247
13 to 1 61 5th Grade 8th Grade

Middle Schools within the Canton Public School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Nichols Middle School
529 North Mace St
Canton, MS 39046
601-859-3741
  • Total: 768
  • 6th grade: 295
  • 7th grade: 210
  • 8th grade: 247
13 to 1 61 5th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Canton Public School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Canton Public High School
634 Finney Rd
Canton, MS 39046
601-859-5325
  • Total: 1,001
  • 9th grade: 280
  • 10th grade: 303
  • 11th grade: 233
  • 12th grade: 174
23 to 1 43 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $13,729
  • Median family income: $31,755
  • Median male income: $19,906
  • Median female income: $15,334
  • Median income of a renter: $14,660
  • Median income of a home owner: $34,549
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    1,910 825 800 625 375

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