Average Teacher Salary in Tunica County School District

The average teacher salary in Tunica 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: 405
  • Full time teachers: 166
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 10 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 56
  • Instructional Coordinators: 7
  • Elementary Teachers: 75
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 11
  • Pre-K Teachers: 4
  • High School Teachers: 64
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 2,257

Financial Statistics for Tunica County School District

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $12,970,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $9,235,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $3,475,000
  • Total revenue: $25,680,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $11,250,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $13,842,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $4,067,000
  • Expenditures per student: $1,000
  • Total expenditures: $22,422,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $5,623,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $625,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $640,000

Information on Schools within Tunica County School District

Elementary Schools within the Tunica County School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Dundee Elementary School
12910 Old Hwy 61 South
Dundee, MS 38626
662-363-1810
  • Total: 195
  • Pre-k: 20
  • Kindergarten: 21
  • 1st grade: 27
  • 2nd grade: 32
  • 3rd grade: 26
  • 4th grade: 26
  • 5th grade: 43
10 to 1 19 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Robinsonville Elementary School
7743 Old Hwy 61 North
Robinsonville, MS 38664
662-357-1077
  • Total: 548
  • Pre-k: 40
  • Kindergarten: 81
  • 1st grade: 94
  • 2nd grade: 95
  • 3rd grade: 67
  • 4th grade: 91
  • 5th grade: 80
17 to 1 33 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Tunica Elementary School
690 School St
Tunica, MS 38676
662-363-1442
  • Total: 517
  • Pre-k: 41
  • Kindergarten: 82
  • 1st grade: 95
  • 2nd grade: 76
  • 3rd grade: 71
  • 4th grade: 82
  • 5th grade: 70
15 to 1 35 Prekindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Tunica County School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Tunica Middle School
2486 Us Hwy 61 North
Tunica, MS 38676
662-363-4224
  • Total: 469
  • 6th grade: 144
  • 7th grade: 167
  • 8th grade: 154
14 to 1 34 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Tunica County School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Rosa Fort High School
1100 Rosa Foroute Dr
Tunica, MS 38676
662-363-1343
  • Total: 528
  • 9th grade: 150
  • 10th grade: 149
  • 11th grade: 107
  • 12th grade: 111
15 to 1 35 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $11,978
  • Median family income: $25,443
  • Median male income: $17,981
  • Median female income: $14,767
  • Median income of a renter: $18,276
  • Median income of a home owner: $28,482
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    1,085 450 295 285 94

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