Average Teacher Salary in Ashe County Schools

The average teacher salary in Ashe County Schools is $37,898.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $21,120 $16,320 $17,850 $20,210 $23,540 $26,630
Kindergarten $42,300 $31,840 $36,160 $41,220 $48,460 $56,360
Elementary $41,120 $29,950 $34,620 $40,430 $47,570 $53,270
Middle school $41,280 $30,920 $35,120 $40,790 $47,230 $52,480
High school $43,670 $30,740 $36,690 $43,570 $50,980 $58,100

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General Facts

  • Staff: 553
  • Full time teachers: 256
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 12 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 72
  • Instructional Coordinators: 9
  • Elementary Teachers: 140
  • Kindergarten Teachers: not available
  • Pre-K Teachers: not available
  • High School Teachers: 116
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 3,247

Financial Statistics for Ashe County Schools

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $9,204,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $21,785,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $3,427,000
  • Total revenue: $34,416,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $18,192,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $19,723,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $4,965,000
  • Expenditures per student: $110,000
  • Total expenditures: $31,304,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $9,599,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $3,229,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $0

Information on Schools within Ashe County Schools

Elementary Schools within the Ashe County Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Blue Ridge Elementary
5778 Nc Hwy 88 West
Warrensville, NC 28693
336-384-4500
  • Total: 509
  • Kindergarten: 59
  • 1st grade: 69
  • 2nd grade: 65
  • 3rd grade: 67
  • 4th grade: 89
  • 5th grade: 80
  • 6th grade: 80
13 to 1 40 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Mountain View Elementary
2789 Hwy 221 North
Jefferson, NC 28640
336-982-4200
  • Total: 626
  • Kindergarten: 33
  • 1st grade: 36
  • 2nd grade: 50
  • 3rd grade: 31
  • 4th grade: 40
  • 5th grade: 32
12 to 1 51 Prekindergarten 6th Grade
Westwood Elementary
4083 Us Hwy 221s
West Jefferson, NC 28694
336-877-2921
  • Total: 690
  • Kindergarten: 104
  • 1st grade: 109
  • 2nd grade: 100
  • 3rd grade: 86
  • 4th grade: 103
  • 5th grade: 105
  • 6th grade: 83
14 to 1 49 Prekindergarten 6th Grade

Middle Schools within the Ashe County Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Ashe County Middle
255 Northwest Ln
Warrensville, NC 28693
336-384-3591
  • Total: 476
  • 7th grade: 247
  • 8th grade: 229
12 to 1 40 7th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Ashe County Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Ashe County High
184 Campus Dr
West Jefferson, NC 28694
336-246-2400
  • Total: 946
  • 9th grade: 269
  • 10th grade: 243
  • 11th grade: 213
  • 12th grade: 221
12 to 1 76 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $16,429
  • Median family income: $36,052
  • Median male income: $21,566
  • Median female income: $15,078
  • Median income of a renter: $18,255
  • Median income of a home owner: $31,326
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    2,345 1,880 1,700 1,090 410