Average Teacher Salary in Forest Municipal School District

The average teacher salary in Forest Municipal School District is $38,654.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $24,470 $14,660 $16,070 $21,220 $33,010 $38,650
Kindergarten $41,520 $32,200 $35,950 $41,060 $47,860 $52,670
Elementary $43,910 $32,830 $36,680 $43,360 $50,830 $57,980
Middle school $40,170 $29,960 $34,390 $39,170 $46,300 $51,770
High school $43,200 $31,930 $36,020 $42,500 $50,380 $57,690

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General Facts

  • Staff: 209
  • Full time teachers: 90
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 17 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 23
  • Instructional Coordinators: 2
  • Elementary Teachers: 43
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 7
  • Pre-K Teachers: 0
  • High School Teachers: 29
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 1,561

Financial Statistics for Forest Municipal School District

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $3,513,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $6,653,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $1,844,000
  • Total revenue: $12,010,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $6,243,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $6,700,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $2,125,000
  • Expenditures per student: $16,000
  • Total expenditures: $11,427,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $3,161,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $580,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $0

Information on Schools within Forest Municipal School District

Elementary Schools within the Forest Municipal School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Forest Elementary School
513 Cleveland St
Forest, MS 39074
601-469-3073
  • Total: 679
  • Kindergarten: 163
  • 1st grade: 123
  • 2nd grade: 130
  • 3rd grade: 115
  • 4th grade: 132
17 to 1 40 Prekindergarten 4th Grade
Hawkins Middle School
803 Oak St
Forest, MS 39074
601-469-1474
  • Total: 500
  • 5th grade: 145
  • 6th grade: 111
  • 7th grade: 120
  • 8th grade: 115
17 to 1 30 5th Grade 8th Grade

Middle Schools within the Forest Municipal School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Hawkins Middle School
803 Oak St
Forest, MS 39074
601-469-1474
  • Total: 500
  • 5th grade: 145
  • 6th grade: 111
  • 7th grade: 120
  • 8th grade: 115
17 to 1 30 5th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Forest Municipal School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Forest High School
511 Cleveland St
Forest, MS 39074
601-469-3255
  • Total: 382
  • 9th grade: 112
  • 10th grade: 104
  • 11th grade: 84
  • 12th grade: 72
19 to 1 20 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $15,546
  • Median family income: $31,370
  • Median male income: $19,326
  • Median female income: $13,913
  • Median income of a renter: $18,236
  • Median income of a home owner: $30,988
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    880 450 405 350 140

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