Average Teacher Salary in Simpson County School District

The average teacher salary in Simpson County School District is $37,948.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $23,660 $14,670 $16,190 $19,730 $30,150 $36,000
Kindergarten $40,410 $24,810 $30,180 $41,060 $49,480 $57,000
Elementary $42,170 $31,090 $35,310 $40,710 $48,970 $57,430
Middle school $41,180 $30,870 $33,820 $38,850 $47,460 $56,510
High school $42,320 $30,130 $35,150 $41,360 $49,770 $58,180

How to Become a Teacher in Simpson County School District

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General Facts

  • Staff: 572
  • Full time teachers: 282
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 12 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 60
  • Instructional Coordinators: 7
  • Elementary Teachers: 127
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 18
  • Pre-K Teachers: 0
  • High School Teachers: 101
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 4,262

Financial Statistics for Simpson County School District

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $7,298,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $19,637,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $5,030,000
  • Total revenue: $31,965,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $16,992,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $16,765,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $5,223,000
  • Expenditures per student: $53,000
  • Total expenditures: $29,929,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $7,293,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $1,620,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $918,000

Information on Schools within Simpson County School District

Elementary Schools within the Simpson County School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Magee Elementary School
410 8th St NE
Magee, MS 39111
601-849-3601
  • Total: 788
  • Kindergarten: 164
  • 1st grade: 171
  • 2nd grade: 159
  • 3rd grade: 144
  • 4th grade: 150
18 to 1 44 Kindergarten 4th Grade
Magee Middle School
300 1st St NE
Magee, MS 39111
601-849-3334
  • Total: 595
  • 5th grade: 142
  • 6th grade: 153
  • 7th grade: 128
  • 8th grade: 150
15 to 1 39 5th Grade 8th Grade
Mendenhall Elementary School
101 Circlecle Dr
Mendenhall, MS 39114
601-847-2621
  • Total: 677
  • Kindergarten: 127
  • 1st grade: 136
  • 2nd grade: 143
  • 3rd grade: 129
  • 4th grade: 133
17 to 1 40 Prekindergarten 4th Grade
Mendenhall Junior High School
733 Dixie Ave
Mendenhall, MS 39114
601-847-2296
  • Total: 423
  • 5th grade: 108
  • 6th grade: 101
  • 7th grade: 105
  • 8th grade: 109
12 to 1 36 5th Grade 8th Grade
Simpson Central School
755 Simpson Hwy 28 West
Pinola, MS 39149
601-847-2630
  • Total: 501
  • Kindergarten: 62
  • 1st grade: 52
  • 2nd grade: 58
  • 3rd grade: 59
  • 4th grade: 56
  • 5th grade: 54
  • 6th grade: 47
  • 7th grade: 60
  • 8th grade: 53
12 to 1 42 Kindergarten 8th Grade

Middle Schools within the Simpson County School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Magee Middle School
300 1st St NE
Magee, MS 39111
601-849-3334
  • Total: 595
  • 5th grade: 142
  • 6th grade: 153
  • 7th grade: 128
  • 8th grade: 150
15 to 1 39 5th Grade 8th Grade
Mendenhall Junior High School
733 Dixie Ave
Mendenhall, MS 39114
601-847-2296
  • Total: 423
  • 5th grade: 108
  • 6th grade: 101
  • 7th grade: 105
  • 8th grade: 109
12 to 1 36 5th Grade 8th Grade
Simpson Central School
755 Simpson Hwy 28 West
Pinola, MS 39149
601-847-2630
  • Total: 501
  • Kindergarten: 62
  • 1st grade: 52
  • 2nd grade: 58
  • 3rd grade: 59
  • 4th grade: 56
  • 5th grade: 54
  • 6th grade: 47
  • 7th grade: 60
  • 8th grade: 53
12 to 1 42 Kindergarten 8th Grade

High Schools within the Simpson County School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Magee High School
501 East Choctaw St
Magee, MS 39111
601-849-2263
  • Total: 552
  • 9th grade: 154
  • 10th grade: 144
  • 11th grade: 117
  • 12th grade: 120
18 to 1 30 9th Grade 12th Grade
Mendenhall High School
207 Circlecle Dr
Mendenhall, MS 39114
601-847-2411
  • Total: 726
  • 9th grade: 214
  • 10th grade: 193
  • 11th grade: 171
  • 12th grade: 145
19 to 1 39 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $13,344
  • Median family income: $32,797
  • Median male income: $23,390
  • Median female income: $14,018
  • Median income of a renter: $19,623
  • Median income of a home owner: $30,035
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    2,725 1,760 1,520 1,165 325

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