Average Teacher Salary in Lawrence County School District

The average teacher salary in Lawrence County School District 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: 352
  • Full time teachers: 178
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 10 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 33
  • Instructional Coordinators: 3
  • Elementary Teachers: 82
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 11
  • Pre-K Teachers: 1
  • High School Teachers: 68
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 2,231

Financial Statistics for Lawrence County School District

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $5,649,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $10,479,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $3,487,000
  • Total revenue: $19,615,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $10,983,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $11,177,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $3,474,000
  • Expenditures per student: $201,000
  • Total expenditures: $19,977,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $5,227,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $745,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $458,000

Information on Schools within Lawrence County School District

Elementary Schools within the Lawrence County School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Monticello Elementary School
957 Mcpherson Dr
Monticello, MS 39654
601-587-7609
  • Total: 507
  • Kindergarten: 102
  • 1st grade: 95
  • 2nd grade: 105
  • 3rd grade: 101
  • 4th grade: 101
16 to 1 33 Kindergarten 4th Grade
New Hebron Attendance Center
120 Main St Ext.
New Hebron, MS 39140
601-694-2151
  • Total: 398
  • Kindergarten: 39
  • 1st grade: 31
  • 2nd grade: 44
  • 3rd grade: 46
  • 4th grade: 55
  • 5th grade: 38
  • 6th grade: 45
  • 7th grade: 41
  • 8th grade: 59
11 to 1 35 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Rod Paige Middle School
1570 Hwy 84 West
Monticello, MS 39654
601-587-2128
  • Total: 356
  • 5th grade: 77
  • 6th grade: 74
  • 7th grade: 106
  • 8th grade: 97
10 to 1 35 5th Grade 8th Grade
Topeka Tilton Attendance Center
853 Hightway 27 South
Monticello, MS 39654
601-587-4895
  • Total: 334
  • Kindergarten: 48
  • 1st grade: 47
  • 2nd grade: 33
  • 3rd grade: 37
  • 4th grade: 33
  • 5th grade: 23
  • 6th grade: 42
  • 7th grade: 32
  • 8th grade: 35
13 to 1 25 Prekindergarten 8th Grade

Middle Schools within the Lawrence County School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
New Hebron Attendance Center
120 Main St Ext.
New Hebron, MS 39140
601-694-2151
  • Total: 398
  • Kindergarten: 39
  • 1st grade: 31
  • 2nd grade: 44
  • 3rd grade: 46
  • 4th grade: 55
  • 5th grade: 38
  • 6th grade: 45
  • 7th grade: 41
  • 8th grade: 59
11 to 1 35 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Rod Paige Middle School
1570 Hwy 84 West
Monticello, MS 39654
601-587-2128
  • Total: 356
  • 5th grade: 77
  • 6th grade: 74
  • 7th grade: 106
  • 8th grade: 97
10 to 1 35 5th Grade 8th Grade
Topeka Tilton Attendance Center
853 Hightway 27 South
Monticello, MS 39654
601-587-4895
  • Total: 334
  • Kindergarten: 48
  • 1st grade: 47
  • 2nd grade: 33
  • 3rd grade: 37
  • 4th grade: 33
  • 5th grade: 23
  • 6th grade: 42
  • 7th grade: 32
  • 8th grade: 35
13 to 1 25 Prekindergarten 8th Grade

High Schools within the Lawrence County School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Lawrence County High School
713 Thomas East Jolly Dr
Monticello, MS 39654
601-587-4910
  • Total: 636
  • 9th grade: 204
  • 10th grade: 167
  • 11th grade: 128
  • 12th grade: 125
15 to 1 42 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $14,469
  • Median family income: $37,899
  • Median male income: $25,893
  • Median female income: $12,648
  • Median income of a renter: $15,827
  • Median income of a home owner: $31,367
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    1,280 730 835 795 140

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