Average Teacher Salary in Prentiss County School District

The average teacher salary in Prentiss County School District 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: 343
  • Full time teachers: 193
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 10 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 22
  • Instructional Coordinators: 4
  • Elementary Teachers: 87
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 12
  • Pre-K Teachers: 1
  • High School Teachers: 75
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 2,273

Financial Statistics for Prentiss County School District

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $4,609,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $12,775,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $2,350,000
  • Total revenue: $19,734,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $11,637,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $11,135,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $3,592,000
  • Expenditures per student: not available
  • Total expenditures: $18,662,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $5,091,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $1,267,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $1,019,000

Information on Schools within Prentiss County School District

Elementary Schools within the Prentiss County School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Hills Chapel School
8 Cr 2371
Booneville, MS 38829
662-728-5181
  • Total: 511
  • Kindergarten: 53
  • 1st grade: 52
  • 2nd grade: 61
  • 3rd grade: 80
  • 4th grade: 57
  • 5th grade: 54
  • 6th grade: 50
  • 7th grade: 53
  • 8th grade: 51
15 to 1 35 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Jumpertown High School
717 Hwy 4 West
Booneville, MS 38829
662-728-6378
  • Total: 272
  • Kindergarten: 26
  • 1st grade: 15
  • 2nd grade: 21
  • 3rd grade: 21
  • 4th grade: 16
  • 5th grade: 19
  • 6th grade: 19
  • 7th grade: 24
  • 8th grade: 25
  • 9th grade: 21
  • 10th grade: 22
  • 11th grade: 22
  • 12th grade: 20
9 to 1 30 Prekindergarten 12th Grade
Marietta Elementary School
Cr 4070
Marietta, MS 38856
662-728-4770
  • Total: 305
  • Kindergarten: 36
  • 1st grade: 35
  • 2nd grade: 33
  • 3rd grade: 32
  • 4th grade: 35
  • 5th grade: 33
  • 6th grade: 50
  • 7th grade: 32
  • 8th grade: 19
12 to 1 26 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Thrasher High School
167 Cr 1040
Booneville, MS 38829
662-728-5233
  • Total: 396
  • Kindergarten: 37
  • 1st grade: 33
  • 2nd grade: 28
  • 3rd grade: 33
  • 4th grade: 26
  • 5th grade: 20
  • 6th grade: 21
  • 7th grade: 43
  • 8th grade: 39
  • 9th grade: 36
  • 10th grade: 28
  • 11th grade: 28
  • 12th grade: 24
11 to 1 36 Prekindergarten 12th Grade
Wheeler High School
318 Cr 5011
Wheeler, MS 38880
662-365-2629
  • Total: 534
  • Kindergarten: 52
  • 1st grade: 36
  • 2nd grade: 41
  • 3rd grade: 47
  • 4th grade: 41
  • 5th grade: 38
  • 6th grade: 34
  • 7th grade: 45
  • 8th grade: 40
  • 9th grade: 36
  • 10th grade: 46
  • 11th grade: 38
  • 12th grade: 34
13 to 1 42 Prekindergarten 12th Grade

Middle Schools within the Prentiss County School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Hills Chapel School
8 Cr 2371
Booneville, MS 38829
662-728-5181
  • Total: 511
  • Kindergarten: 53
  • 1st grade: 52
  • 2nd grade: 61
  • 3rd grade: 80
  • 4th grade: 57
  • 5th grade: 54
  • 6th grade: 50
  • 7th grade: 53
  • 8th grade: 51
15 to 1 35 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Marietta Elementary School
Cr 4070
Marietta, MS 38856
662-728-4770
  • Total: 305
  • Kindergarten: 36
  • 1st grade: 35
  • 2nd grade: 33
  • 3rd grade: 32
  • 4th grade: 35
  • 5th grade: 33
  • 6th grade: 50
  • 7th grade: 32
  • 8th grade: 19
12 to 1 26 Kindergarten 8th Grade

High Schools within the Prentiss County School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Jumpertown High School
717 Hwy 4 West
Booneville, MS 38829
662-728-6378
  • Total: 272
  • Kindergarten: 26
  • 1st grade: 15
  • 2nd grade: 21
  • 3rd grade: 21
  • 4th grade: 16
  • 5th grade: 19
  • 6th grade: 19
  • 7th grade: 24
  • 8th grade: 25
  • 9th grade: 21
  • 10th grade: 22
  • 11th grade: 22
  • 12th grade: 20
9 to 1 30 Prekindergarten 12th Grade
New Site High School
1020 Hwy 4 East
New Site, MS 38859
662-728-5205
  • Total: 255
  • 9th grade: 70
  • 10th grade: 67
  • 11th grade: 63
  • 12th grade: 50
13 to 1 20 9th Grade 12th Grade
Thrasher High School
167 Cr 1040
Booneville, MS 38829
662-728-5233
  • Total: 396
  • Kindergarten: 37
  • 1st grade: 33
  • 2nd grade: 28
  • 3rd grade: 33
  • 4th grade: 26
  • 5th grade: 20
  • 6th grade: 21
  • 7th grade: 43
  • 8th grade: 39
  • 9th grade: 36
  • 10th grade: 28
  • 11th grade: 28
  • 12th grade: 24
11 to 1 36 Prekindergarten 12th Grade
Wheeler High School
318 Cr 5011
Wheeler, MS 38880
662-365-2629
  • Total: 534
  • Kindergarten: 52
  • 1st grade: 36
  • 2nd grade: 41
  • 3rd grade: 47
  • 4th grade: 41
  • 5th grade: 38
  • 6th grade: 34
  • 7th grade: 45
  • 8th grade: 40
  • 9th grade: 36
  • 10th grade: 46
  • 11th grade: 38
  • 12th grade: 34
13 to 1 42 Prekindergarten 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $14,384
  • Median family income: $34,883
  • Median male income: $23,496
  • Median female income: $14,733
  • Median income of a renter: $22,277
  • Median income of a home owner: $31,461
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    1,490 1,280 1,040 675 240

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