Average Teacher Salary in Forrest County School District

The average teacher salary in Forrest County School District is $33,538.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $21,200 $14,880 $16,550 $18,780 $25,140 $30,310
Kindergarten $34,910 $17,260 $33,780 $36,900 $40,000 $44,690
Elementary $37,260 $17,780 $33,940 $38,020 $43,130 $50,650
Middle school $34,420 $16,190 $31,090 $36,050 $41,650 $48,020
High school $39,900 $17,340 $34,670 $40,220 $48,160 $56,390

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General Facts

  • Staff: 387
  • Full time teachers: 196
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 12 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 11
  • Instructional Coordinators: 8
  • Elementary Teachers: 93
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 15
  • Pre-K Teachers: 1
  • High School Teachers: 58
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 2,410

Financial Statistics for Forrest County School District

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $8,385,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $11,421,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $3,188,000
  • Total revenue: $22,994,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $12,255,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $12,435,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $3,872,000
  • Expenditures per student: $86,000
  • Total expenditures: $25,184,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $5,687,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $1,425,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $442,000

Information on Schools within Forrest County School District

Elementary Schools within the Forrest County School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Dixie Attendance Center
790 Elks Lake Rd
Hattiesburg, MS 39401
601-582-4890
  • Total: 640
  • Kindergarten: 63
  • 1st grade: 62
  • 2nd grade: 80
  • 3rd grade: 77
  • 4th grade: 54
  • 5th grade: 59
  • 6th grade: 73
  • 7th grade: 80
  • 8th grade: 84
14 to 1 46 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Earl Travillion Attendance Center
316 Travillion Dr
Hattiesburg, MS 39401
601-584-9303
  • Total: 227
  • Kindergarten: 29
  • 1st grade: 33
  • 2nd grade: 36
  • 3rd grade: 33
  • 4th grade: 28
  • 5th grade: 33
  • 6th grade: 28
11 to 1 20 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
North Forrest Attendance Center
702 Eatonville Rd
Hattiesburg, MS 39401
601-584-6466
  • Total: 309
  • Kindergarten: 52
  • 1st grade: 35
  • 2nd grade: 50
  • 3rd grade: 33
  • 4th grade: 51
  • 5th grade: 45
  • 6th grade: 38
13 to 1 23 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Rawls Springs Attendance Center
10 Archie Smith Rd
Hattiesburg, MS 39402
601-268-2217
  • Total: 171
  • Kindergarten: 23
  • 1st grade: 19
  • 2nd grade: 33
  • 3rd grade: 17
  • 4th grade: 21
  • 5th grade: 27
  • 6th grade: 27
10 to 1 17 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
South Forrest Attendance Center
8 Burborne St
Brooklyn, MS 39425
601-545-7714
  • Total: 667
  • Kindergarten: 76
  • 1st grade: 62
  • 2nd grade: 69
  • 3rd grade: 76
  • 4th grade: 88
  • 5th grade: 67
  • 6th grade: 68
  • 7th grade: 80
  • 8th grade: 69
14 to 1 49 Prekindergarten 8th Grade

Middle Schools within the Forrest County School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Dixie Attendance Center
790 Elks Lake Rd
Hattiesburg, MS 39401
601-582-4890
  • Total: 640
  • Kindergarten: 63
  • 1st grade: 62
  • 2nd grade: 80
  • 3rd grade: 77
  • 4th grade: 54
  • 5th grade: 59
  • 6th grade: 73
  • 7th grade: 80
  • 8th grade: 84
14 to 1 46 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Earl Travillion Attendance Center
316 Travillion Dr
Hattiesburg, MS 39401
601-584-9303
  • Total: 227
  • Kindergarten: 29
  • 1st grade: 33
  • 2nd grade: 36
  • 3rd grade: 33
  • 4th grade: 28
  • 5th grade: 33
  • 6th grade: 28
11 to 1 20 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
North Forrest High School
693 Eatonville Rd
Hattiesburg, MS 39401
601-545-9304
  • Total: 396
  • 7th grade: 80
  • 8th grade: 61
  • 9th grade: 71
  • 10th grade: 70
  • 11th grade: 62
  • 12th grade: 45
10 to 1 40 7th Grade 12th Grade
South Forrest Attendance Center
8 Burborne St
Brooklyn, MS 39425
601-545-7714
  • Total: 667
  • Kindergarten: 76
  • 1st grade: 62
  • 2nd grade: 69
  • 3rd grade: 76
  • 4th grade: 88
  • 5th grade: 67
  • 6th grade: 68
  • 7th grade: 80
  • 8th grade: 69
14 to 1 49 Prekindergarten 8th Grade

High Schools within the Forrest County School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
North Forrest High School
693 Eatonville Rd
Hattiesburg, MS 39401
601-545-9304
  • Total: 396
  • 7th grade: 80
  • 8th grade: 61
  • 9th grade: 71
  • 10th grade: 70
  • 11th grade: 62
  • 12th grade: 45
10 to 1 40 7th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $15,951
  • Median family income: $39,628
  • Median male income: $25,984
  • Median female income: $14,387
  • Median income of a renter: $18,608
  • Median income of a home owner: $34,749
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    1,050 815 890 670 280

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