Average Teacher Salary in Tate County School District

The average teacher salary in Tate County School District is $43,102.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $22,170 $14,380 $15,360 $18,790 $24,700 $37,640
Kindergarten $49,100 $36,070 $40,640 $48,320 $57,080 $66,690
Elementary $49,090 $36,380 $41,610 $48,940 $56,830 $63,910
Middle school $47,180 $35,370 $39,810 $46,020 $54,550 $62,070
High school $47,970 $34,430 $40,310 $47,440 $56,810 $64,740

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General Facts

  • Staff: 410
  • Full time teachers: 173
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 16 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 57
  • Instructional Coordinators: 3
  • Elementary Teachers: 67
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 10
  • Pre-K Teachers: 0
  • High School Teachers: 77
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 3,096

Financial Statistics for Tate County School District

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $4,564,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $14,203,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $2,748,000
  • Total revenue: $21,515,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $11,675,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $12,223,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $3,957,000
  • Expenditures per student: $11,000
  • Total expenditures: $26,805,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $5,253,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $969,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $821,000

Information on Schools within Tate County School District

Elementary Schools within the Tate County School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Coldwater Elementary School
340-c Peyton Rd
Coldwater, MS 38618
662-622-5561
  • Total: 400
  • Kindergarten: 49
  • 1st grade: 54
  • 2nd grade: 44
  • 3rd grade: 51
  • 4th grade: 37
  • 5th grade: 44
  • 6th grade: 36
  • 7th grade: 47
  • 8th grade: 37
16 to 1 24 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
East Tate Elementary School
6832 East Tate Rd
Coldwater, MS 38618
662-562-4688
  • Total: 627
  • Kindergarten: 116
  • 1st grade: 123
  • 2nd grade: 122
  • 3rd grade: 133
  • 4th grade: 127
19 to 1 33 Prekindergarten 4th Grade
Independence Middle School
505 Sycamore Rd
Independence, MS 38618
662-233-0252
  • Total: 470
  • 5th grade: 119
  • 6th grade: 122
  • 7th grade: 112
  • 8th grade: 116
17 to 1 28 5th Grade 8th Grade
Strayhorn Elementary School
3402 Hwy 4 West
Sarah, MS 38665
662-562-8637
  • Total: 591
  • Kindergarten: 95
  • 1st grade: 86
  • 2nd grade: 77
  • 3rd grade: 91
  • 4th grade: 88
  • 5th grade: 83
  • 6th grade: 71
28 to 1 21 Prekindergarten 6th Grade

Middle Schools within the Tate County School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Coldwater Elementary School
340-c Peyton Rd
Coldwater, MS 38618
662-622-5561
  • Total: 400
  • Kindergarten: 49
  • 1st grade: 54
  • 2nd grade: 44
  • 3rd grade: 51
  • 4th grade: 37
  • 5th grade: 44
  • 6th grade: 36
  • 7th grade: 47
  • 8th grade: 37
16 to 1 24 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Independence Middle School
505 Sycamore Rd
Independence, MS 38618
662-233-0252
  • Total: 470
  • 5th grade: 119
  • 6th grade: 122
  • 7th grade: 112
  • 8th grade: 116
17 to 1 28 5th Grade 8th Grade
Strayhorn High School
86 Mustang Dr
Sarah, MS 38665
662-562-9246
  • Total: 376
  • 7th grade: 74
  • 8th grade: 63
  • 9th grade: 69
  • 10th grade: 62
  • 11th grade: 67
  • 12th grade: 39
21 to 1 18 7th Grade 12th Grade

High Schools within the Tate County School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Coldwater High School
671 West St
Coldwater, MS 38618
662-622-5511
  • Total: 174
  • 9th grade: 38
  • 10th grade: 41
  • 11th grade: 40
  • 12th grade: 44
13 to 1 14 9th Grade 12th Grade
Independence High School
3184 Hwy 305
Coldwater, MS 38618
662-233-4691
  • Total: 458
  • 9th grade: 118
  • 10th grade: 124
  • 11th grade: 108
  • 12th grade: 98
19 to 1 24 9th Grade 12th Grade
Strayhorn High School
86 Mustang Dr
Sarah, MS 38665
662-562-9246
  • Total: 376
  • 7th grade: 74
  • 8th grade: 63
  • 9th grade: 69
  • 10th grade: 62
  • 11th grade: 67
  • 12th grade: 39
21 to 1 18 7th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $15,338
  • Median family income: $39,984
  • Median male income: $26,816
  • Median female income: $15,253
  • Median income of a renter: $21,437
  • Median income of a home owner: $37,982
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    1,225 1,110 1,100 950 275

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