Average Teacher Salary in Picayune School District

The average teacher salary in Picayune School District is $38,511.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $24,263 $14,655 $16,056 $21,113 $32,566 $38,132
Kindergarten $41,340 $32,063 $35,891 $40,911 $47,702 $52,632
Elementary $43,530 $32,721 $36,486 $42,895 $50,275 $57,306
Middle school $40,362 $30,098 $34,560 $39,420 $46,593 $52,313
High school $43,060 $31,813 $35,917 $42,313 $50,223 $57,622

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General Facts

  • Staff: 654
  • Full time teachers: 253
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 12 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 128
  • Instructional Coordinators: 3
  • Elementary Teachers: 88
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 13
  • Pre-K Teachers: 19
  • High School Teachers: 105
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 3,855

Information on Schools within Picayune School District

Elementary Schools within the Picayune School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Early Head Start
1620 Rosa St
Picayune, MS 39466
601-799-4702
  • Total: 53
  • Pre-k: 53
4 to 1 14 Prekindergarten Prekindergarten
Nicholson Elementary School
1887 Hwy 11 South
Picayune, MS 39466
601-798-6309
  • Total: 494
  • Pre-k: 35
  • Kindergarten: 58
  • 1st grade: 69
  • 2nd grade: 75
  • 3rd grade: 74
  • 4th grade: 65
  • 5th grade: 57
  • 6th grade: 60
16 to 1 32 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Roseland Park Elementary School
1610 Gilcrease St
Picayune, MS 39466
601-798-6824
  • Total: 498
  • Kindergarten: 74
  • 1st grade: 85
  • 2nd grade: 72
  • 3rd grade: 67
  • 4th grade: 79
  • 5th grade: 59
  • 6th grade: 62
18 to 1 28 Kindergarten 6th Grade
South Side Elementary School
400 Union Dr
West Point, MS 39773
662-495-6216
  • Total: 482
  • 3rd grade: 65
  • 4th grade: 63
  • 5th grade: 65
  • 6th grade: 78
19 to 1 26 3rd Grade 4th Grade
South Side Lower Elementary School
400 South Beech St
Picayune, MS 39466
601-799-0683
  • Total: 226
  • Pre-k: 16
  • Kindergarten: 76
  • 1st grade: 72
  • 2nd grade: 50
14 to 1 16 Prekindergarten 2nd Grade
West Side Elementary School
111 Kirkwood St
Picayune, MS 39466
601-798-3625
  • Total: 446
  • Kindergarten: 50
  • 1st grade: 72
  • 2nd grade: 60
  • 3rd grade: 71
  • 4th grade: 81
  • 5th grade: 59
  • 6th grade: 53
17 to 1 26 Kindergarten 6th Grade

Middle Schools within the Picayune School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Picayune Junior High School
702 Goodyear Blvd
Picayune, MS 39466
601-798-5449
  • Total: 569
  • 7th grade: 270
  • 8th grade: 279
14 to 1 41 7th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Picayune School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Picayune Memorial High School
800 Fifth Ave
Picayune, MS 39466
601-798-1380
  • Total: 1,087
  • 9th grade: 317
  • 10th grade: 269
  • 11th grade: 257
  • 12th grade: 229
19 to 1 59 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $15,103
  • Median family income: $34,095
  • Median male income: $24,619
  • Median female income: $13,118
  • Median income of a renter: $17,156
  • Median income of a home owner: $32,405
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    2,195 1,210 1,230 895 405

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