Average Teacher Salary in Kemper County School District

The average teacher salary in Kemper County 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: 203
  • Full time teachers: 92
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 11 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 19
  • Instructional Coordinators: 2
  • Elementary Teachers: 35
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 5
  • Pre-K Teachers: 1
  • High School Teachers: 46
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 1,229

Financial Statistics for Kemper County School District

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $1,872,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $6,218,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $2,869,000
  • Total revenue: $10,959,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $6,142,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $6,569,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $2,035,000
  • Expenditures per student: $107,000
  • Total expenditures: $11,335,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $2,785,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $336,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $406,000

Information on Schools within Kemper County School District

Elementary Schools within the Kemper County School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
East Kemper Attendance Center
Binnsville Rd
Scooba, MS 39358
662-476-8423
  • Total: 235
  • Pre-k: 12
  • Kindergarten: 28
  • 1st grade: 23
  • 2nd grade: 33
  • 3rd grade: 37
  • 4th grade: 37
  • 5th grade: 34
  • 6th grade: 31
14 to 1 17 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
West Kemper Elementary School
Gewin St
Dekalb, MS 39328
601-743-2432
  • Total: 445
  • Pre-k: 20
  • Kindergarten: 53
  • 1st grade: 64
  • 2nd grade: 69
  • 3rd grade: 53
  • 4th grade: 72
  • 5th grade: 57
  • 6th grade: 51
17 to 1 27 Prekindergarten 6th Grade

Middle Schools within the Kemper County School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Kemper County High School
Philadelphia Rd
Dekalb, MS 39328
601-743-5292
  • Total: 549
  • 7th grade: 92
  • 8th grade: 91
  • 9th grade: 123
  • 10th grade: 89
  • 11th grade: 72
  • 12th grade: 76
13 to 1 41 7th Grade 12th Grade

High Schools within the Kemper County School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Kemper County High School
Philadelphia Rd
Dekalb, MS 39328
601-743-5292
  • Total: 549
  • 7th grade: 92
  • 8th grade: 91
  • 9th grade: 123
  • 10th grade: 89
  • 11th grade: 72
  • 12th grade: 76
13 to 1 41 7th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $11,985
  • Median family income: $30,248
  • Median male income: $20,586
  • Median female income: $11,744
  • Median income of a renter: $12,708
  • Median income of a home owner: $26,701
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    1,180 645 565 285 140