Average Teacher Salary in Newton County School District

The average teacher salary in Newton 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

How to Become a Teacher in Newton County School District

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General Facts

  • Staff: 284
  • Full time teachers: 128
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 8 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 44
  • Instructional Coordinators: 1
  • Elementary Teachers: 49
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 9
  • Pre-K Teachers: 0
  • High School Teachers: 52
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 1,916

Financial Statistics for Newton County School District

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $3,759,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $9,190,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $1,808,000
  • Total revenue: $14,757,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $7,908,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $8,305,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $2,452,000
  • Expenditures per student: $60,000
  • Total expenditures: $14,020,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $3,401,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $687,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $293,000

Information on Schools within Newton County School District

Elementary Schools within the Newton County School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Newton County Elementary School
15881 Hwy 15
Decatur, MS 39327
601-635-2956
  • Total: 916
  • Kindergarten: 143
  • 1st grade: 161
  • 2nd grade: 143
  • 3rd grade: 150
  • 4th grade: 172
  • 5th grade: 138
16 to 1 58 Prekindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Newton County School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Newton County High School
16255 Hwy 503
Decatur, MS 39327
601-635-2718
  • Total: 1,000
  • 6th grade: 141
  • 7th grade: 151
  • 8th grade: 153
  • 9th grade: 176
  • 10th grade: 127
  • 11th grade: 120
  • 12th grade: 116
18 to 1 57 6th Grade 12th Grade

High Schools within the Newton County School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Newton County High School
16255 Hwy 503
Decatur, MS 39327
601-635-2718
  • Total: 1,000
  • 6th grade: 141
  • 7th grade: 151
  • 8th grade: 153
  • 9th grade: 176
  • 10th grade: 127
  • 11th grade: 120
  • 12th grade: 116
18 to 1 57 6th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $14,104
  • Median family income: $36,261
  • Median male income: $22,556
  • Median female income: $13,984
  • Median income of a renter: $14,286
  • Median income of a home owner: $32,126
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    1,120 680 730 625 124

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