Average Teacher Salary in Pearl River County School District

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General Facts

  • Staff: 410
  • Full time teachers: 198
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 15 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 73
  • Instructional Coordinators: 1
  • Elementary Teachers: 69
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 11
  • Pre-K Teachers: 2
  • High School Teachers: 82
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 3,155

Financial Statistics for Pearl River County School District

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $6,358,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $13,147,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $3,073,000
  • Total revenue: $22,578,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $12,071,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $11,391,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $3,482,000
  • Expenditures per student: $17,000
  • Total expenditures: $21,153,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $5,264,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $1,434,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $302,000

Information on Schools within Pearl River County School District

Elementary Schools within the Pearl River County School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Pearl River Central Lower Elementar
116 Alphabet Ave
Carriere, MS 39426
601-799-4519
  • Total: 715
  • Kindergarten: 204
  • 1st grade: 253
  • 2nd grade: 237
15 to 1 47 Prekindergarten 2nd Grade
Pearl River Central Upper Elementar
1592 Henleyfield Mcneill Rd
Carriere, MS 39426
601-798-2864
  • Total: 752
  • 3rd grade: 248
  • 4th grade: 257
  • 5th grade: 241
17 to 1 45 3rd Grade 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Pearl River County School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Pearl River Central Junior High
7391 Hwy 11
Carriere, MS 39426
601-798-5654
  • Total: 791
  • 6th grade: 237
  • 7th grade: 263
  • 8th grade: 289
15 to 1 51 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Pearl River County School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Pearl River Central High School
7407 Hwy 11
Carriere, MS 39426
601-798-1986
  • Total: 897
  • 9th grade: 276
  • 10th grade: 234
  • 11th grade: 191
  • 12th grade: 183
16 to 1 55 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $16,497
  • Median family income: $38,988
  • Median male income: $24,715
  • Median female income: $13,411
  • Median income of a renter: $23,272
  • Median income of a home owner: $36,453
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    1,270 840 1,005 745 280

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