Average Teacher Salary in Sunflower County School District

The average teacher salary in Sunflower County School District is $36,780.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $26,490 $17,650 $22,390 $26,920 $30,210 $33,400
Kindergarten $40,570 $23,920 $34,720 $42,120 $48,730 $53,520
Elementary $40,100 $30,000 $33,790 $38,750 $47,520 $54,700
Middle school $38,080 $27,940 $32,620 $37,000 $43,340 $51,560
High school $38,660 $23,470 $32,340 $37,590 $46,260 $53,780

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General Facts

  • Staff: 294
  • Full time teachers: 116
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 14 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 41
  • Instructional Coordinators: 1
  • Elementary Teachers: 53
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 8
  • Pre-K Teachers: 0
  • High School Teachers: 44
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 1,690

Financial Statistics for Sunflower County School District

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $3,182,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $8,515,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $3,957,000
  • Total revenue: $15,654,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $7,908,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $8,178,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $2,627,000
  • Expenditures per student: $31,000
  • Total expenditures: $14,115,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $3,217,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $695,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $183,000

Information on Schools within Sunflower County School District

Elementary Schools within the Sunflower County School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
East Sunflower School
212 East Claiborne
Sunflower, MS 38778
662-569-3137
  • Total: 207
  • Kindergarten: 27
  • 1st grade: 38
  • 2nd grade: 25
  • 3rd grade: 27
  • 4th grade: 37
  • 5th grade: 30
  • 6th grade: 23
13 to 1 16 Kindergarten 6th Grade
Inverness School
1101 Oak St
Inverness, MS 38753
662-265-5752
  • Total: 151
  • Kindergarten: 15
  • 1st grade: 19
  • 2nd grade: 20
  • 3rd grade: 20
  • 4th grade: 11
  • 5th grade: 17
  • 6th grade: 20
  • 7th grade: 12
  • 8th grade: 17
13 to 1 12 Kindergarten 8th Grade
James Rosser Elementary School
601 Ingram St
Moorhead, MS 38761
662-246-5395
  • Total: 268
  • Kindergarten: 43
  • 1st grade: 46
  • 2nd grade: 44
  • 3rd grade: 54
  • 4th grade: 35
  • 5th grade: 46
20 to 1 14 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Ruleville Central Elementary School
410 L F Packer Dr
Ruleville, MS 38771
662-756-2548
  • Total: 357
  • Kindergarten: 61
  • 1st grade: 64
  • 2nd grade: 56
  • 3rd grade: 68
  • 4th grade: 47
  • 5th grade: 61
17 to 1 21 Kindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Sunflower County School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Inverness School
1101 Oak St
Inverness, MS 38753
662-265-5752
  • Total: 151
  • Kindergarten: 15
  • 1st grade: 19
  • 2nd grade: 20
  • 3rd grade: 20
  • 4th grade: 11
  • 5th grade: 17
  • 6th grade: 20
  • 7th grade: 12
  • 8th grade: 17
13 to 1 12 Kindergarten 8th Grade
Moorhead Middle School
908 Washington
Moorhead, MS 38761
662-246-5680
  • Total: 119
  • 6th grade: 39
  • 7th grade: 39
  • 8th grade: 41
12 to 1 10 6th Grade 8th Grade
Ruleville Middle School
250 East Oscar
Ruleville, MS 38771
662-756-4698
  • Total: 257
  • 6th grade: 66
  • 7th grade: 100
  • 8th grade: 85
15 to 1 17 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Sunflower County School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Ruleville Central High School
360 L F Packer Dr
Ruleville, MS 38771
662-756-4757
  • Total: 331
  • 9th grade: 101
  • 10th grade: 82
  • 11th grade: 61
  • 12th grade: 70
13 to 1 26 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $12,608
  • Median family income: $26,880
  • Median male income: $19,237
  • Median female income: $12,586
  • Median income of a renter: $15,615
  • Median income of a home owner: $31,081
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    1,360 520 500 390 130

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