Average Teacher Salary in Pontotoc City Schools

The average teacher salary in Pontotoc City Schools is $37,512.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $22,820 $14,620 $15,960 $20,370 $29,460 $34,510
Kindergarten $40,080 $31,110 $35,480 $39,870 $46,600 $52,370
Elementary $40,870 $31,960 $35,130 $39,640 $46,390 $52,590
Middle school $41,710 $31,070 $35,750 $41,170 $48,650 $56,120
High school $42,080 $31,000 $35,200 $41,010 $49,130 $57,150

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General Facts

  • Staff: 330
  • Full time teachers: 167
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 14 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 53
  • Instructional Coordinators: 2
  • Elementary Teachers: 70
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 11
  • Pre-K Teachers: 1
  • High School Teachers: 51
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 2,275

Financial Statistics for Pontotoc City Schools

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $4,902,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $10,835,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $1,872,000
  • Total revenue: $17,609,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $9,687,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $9,372,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $2,897,000
  • Expenditures per student: not available
  • Total expenditures: $17,091,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $4,314,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $923,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $164,000

Information on Schools within Pontotoc City Schools

Elementary Schools within the Pontotoc City Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
D T Cox Elementary School
304 Clark St
Pontotoc, MS 38863
662-489-2454
  • Total: 377
  • 3rd grade: 208
  • 4th grade: 169
13 to 1 29 3rd Grade 4th Grade
Pontotoc Elementary School
145 Fred Dowdy St
Pontotoc, MS 38863
662-489-4973
  • Total: 523
  • Kindergarten: 175
  • 1st grade: 184
  • 2nd grade: 164
12 to 1 45 Kindergarten 2nd Grade
Pontotoc Junior High School
132 North Main St
Pontotoc, MS 38863
662-489-6197
  • Total: 717
  • 5th grade: 175
  • 6th grade: 178
  • 7th grade: 174
  • 8th grade: 190
13 to 1 57 5th Grade 12th Grade

Middle Schools within the Pontotoc City Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Pontotoc High School
123 North Main St
Pontotoc, MS 38863
662-489-1275
  • Total: 658
  • 9th grade: 205
  • 10th grade: 170
  • 11th grade: 149
  • 12th grade: 126
18 to 1 36 8th Grade 12th Grade

High Schools within the Pontotoc City Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Pontotoc High School
123 North Main St
Pontotoc, MS 38863
662-489-1275
  • Total: 658
  • 9th grade: 205
  • 10th grade: 170
  • 11th grade: 149
  • 12th grade: 126
18 to 1 36 8th Grade 12th Grade
Pontotoc Junior High School
132 North Main St
Pontotoc, MS 38863
662-489-6197
  • Total: 717
  • 5th grade: 175
  • 6th grade: 178
  • 7th grade: 174
  • 8th grade: 190
13 to 1 57 5th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $15,999
  • Median family income: $39,850
  • Median male income: $26,113
  • Median female income: $17,138
  • Median income of a renter: $17,500
  • Median income of a home owner: $38,242
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    975 610 845 545 190

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