Average Teacher Salary in Covington County Schools

The average teacher salary in Covington County Schools is $36,772.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $19,100 $14,120 $14,720 $15,720 $20,320 $31,020
Kindergarten $41,030 $20,800 $35,490 $42,410 $48,630 $55,540
Elementary $41,440 $23,200 $34,900 $40,720 $49,670 $58,710
Middle school $40,350 $31,170 $34,650 $39,050 $46,190 $53,240
High school $41,940 $28,690 $35,180 $41,160 $49,340 $57,670

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General Facts

  • Staff: 505
  • Full time teachers: 232
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 7 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 73
  • Instructional Coordinators: 3
  • Elementary Teachers: 88
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 14
  • Pre-K Teachers: 1
  • High School Teachers: 107
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 3,241

Financial Statistics for Covington County Schools

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $6,901,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $15,279,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $4,407,000
  • Total revenue: $26,587,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $14,737,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $15,366,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $4,826,000
  • Expenditures per student: $98,000
  • Total expenditures: $27,197,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $6,387,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $1,676,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $871,000

Information on Schools within Covington County Schools

Elementary Schools within the Covington County Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Collins Elementary
401 Dogwood St
Collins, MS 39428
601-765-4383
  • Total: 477
  • Kindergarten: 77
  • 1st grade: 101
  • 2nd grade: 102
  • 3rd grade: 88
  • 4th grade: 85
14 to 1 34 Prekindergarten 4th Grade
Collins Middle School
104 Carver Dr
Collins, MS 39428
601-765-4908
  • Total: 354
  • 5th grade: 82
  • 6th grade: 94
  • 7th grade: 89
  • 8th grade: 75
12 to 1 29 5th Grade 8th Grade
Hopewell Elementary School
824 Hopewell Rd
Collins, MS 39428
601-765-8568
  • Total: 312
  • Kindergarten: 52
  • 1st grade: 54
  • 2nd grade: 39
  • 3rd grade: 51
  • 4th grade: 33
  • 5th grade: 44
  • 6th grade: 38
16 to 1 19 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Mount Olive Attendance Center
301 South 4th St
Mount Olive, MS 39119
601-797-3914
  • Total: 474
  • Kindergarten: 40
  • 1st grade: 32
  • 2nd grade: 31
  • 3rd grade: 25
  • 4th grade: 33
  • 5th grade: 37
  • 6th grade: 38
  • 7th grade: 40
  • 8th grade: 44
  • 9th grade: 37
  • 10th grade: 46
  • 11th grade: 32
  • 12th grade: 39
15 to 1 32 Prekindergarten 12th Grade
Seminary Attendance Center
200 Main St
Seminary, MS 39479
601-722-3220
  • Total: 1,189
  • Kindergarten: 69
  • 1st grade: 100
  • 2nd grade: 92
  • 3rd grade: 79
  • 4th grade: 79
  • 5th grade: 84
  • 6th grade: 79
  • 7th grade: 119
  • 8th grade: 121
  • 9th grade: 124
  • 10th grade: 92
  • 11th grade: 80
  • 12th grade: 71
16 to 1 76 Prekindergarten 12th Grade

Middle Schools within the Covington County Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Collins Middle School
104 Carver Dr
Collins, MS 39428
601-765-4908
  • Total: 354
  • 5th grade: 82
  • 6th grade: 94
  • 7th grade: 89
  • 8th grade: 75
12 to 1 29 5th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Covington County Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Collins High School
1208 South Dogwood
Collins, MS 39428
601-765-3203
  • Total: 435
  • 9th grade: 100
  • 10th grade: 109
  • 11th grade: 101
  • 12th grade: 109
14 to 1 32 9th Grade 12th Grade
Mount Olive Attendance Center
301 South 4th St
Mount Olive, MS 39119
601-797-3914
  • Total: 474
  • Kindergarten: 40
  • 1st grade: 32
  • 2nd grade: 31
  • 3rd grade: 25
  • 4th grade: 33
  • 5th grade: 37
  • 6th grade: 38
  • 7th grade: 40
  • 8th grade: 44
  • 9th grade: 37
  • 10th grade: 46
  • 11th grade: 32
  • 12th grade: 39
15 to 1 32 Prekindergarten 12th Grade
Seminary Attendance Center
200 Main St
Seminary, MS 39479
601-722-3220
  • Total: 1,189
  • Kindergarten: 69
  • 1st grade: 100
  • 2nd grade: 92
  • 3rd grade: 79
  • 4th grade: 79
  • 5th grade: 84
  • 6th grade: 79
  • 7th grade: 119
  • 8th grade: 121
  • 9th grade: 124
  • 10th grade: 92
  • 11th grade: 80
  • 12th grade: 71
16 to 1 76 Prekindergarten 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $14,506
  • Median family income: $31,264
  • Median male income: $21,906
  • Median female income: $12,797
  • Median income of a renter: $15,924
  • Median income of a home owner: $28,253
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    2,095 1,270 950 735 275

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