Average Teacher Salary in Cherokee 01

The average teacher salary in Cherokee 01 is $42,990.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $30,350 $15,260 $17,570 $27,100 $40,870 $53,320
Kindergarten $45,360 $31,890 $37,550 $45,450 $53,310 $59,880
Elementary $46,520 $33,140 $37,460 $45,960 $55,570 $63,050
Middle school $46,260 $30,870 $36,790 $45,530 $56,040 $64,070
High school $46,460 $32,000 $37,860 $45,600 $53,910 $64,280

How to Become a Teacher in Cherokee 01

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General Facts

  • Staff: 890
  • Full time teachers: 631
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 14 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 122
  • Instructional Coordinators: 7
  • Elementary Teachers: 385
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 34
  • Pre-K Teachers: 22
  • High School Teachers: 190
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 9,360

Financial Statistics for Cherokee 01

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $36,868,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $43,934,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $9,481,000
  • Total revenue: $90,283,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $44,497,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $49,189,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $14,584,000
  • Expenditures per student: $547,000
  • Total expenditures: $97,792,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $24,942,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $3,788,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $1,397,000

Information on Schools within Cherokee 01

Elementary Schools within the Cherokee 01

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Alma Elementary
213 Alma St
Gaffney, SC 29340
864-489-4742
  • Total: 247
  • Pre-k: 19
  • Kindergarten: 41
  • 1st grade: 33
  • 2nd grade: 44
  • 3rd grade: 29
  • 4th grade: 41
  • 5th grade: 40
13 to 1 19 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
B D Lee Elementary
401 Overbrook Dr
Gaffney, SC 29341
864-489-5748
  • Total: 426
  • Pre-k: 28
  • Kindergarten: 70
  • 1st grade: 67
  • 2nd grade: 62
  • 3rd grade: 78
  • 4th grade: 63
  • 5th grade: 58
16 to 1 26 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Blacksburg Elementary
402 Hardin St
Blacksburg, SC 29702
864-839-2363
  • Total: 417
  • 3rd grade: 162
  • 4th grade: 121
  • 5th grade: 134
16 to 1 26 3rd Grade 5th Grade
Blacksburg Primary
1010 East Cherokee St
Blacksburg, SC 29702
864-839-1107
  • Total: 467
  • Pre-k: 102
  • Kindergarten: 118
  • 1st grade: 131
  • 2nd grade: 116
16 to 1 30 Prekindergarten 2nd Grade
Corinth Elementary
128 Corinth Rd
Gaffney, SC 29340
864-489-2163
  • Total: 399
  • Pre-k: 40
  • Kindergarten: 46
  • 1st grade: 61
  • 2nd grade: 57
  • 3rd grade: 67
  • 4th grade: 67
  • 5th grade: 61
16 to 1 25 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Draytonville Elementary
2373 Wilkinsville Hwy
Gaffney, SC 29340
864-487-1240
  • Total: 305
  • Pre-k: 21
  • Kindergarten: 40
  • 1st grade: 56
  • 2nd grade: 55
  • 3rd grade: 51
  • 4th grade: 34
  • 5th grade: 48
14 to 1 22 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Goucher Elementary
604 Goucher School Rd
Gaffney, SC 29340
864-487-1246
  • Total: 297
  • Pre-k: 20
  • Kindergarten: 52
  • 1st grade: 39
  • 2nd grade: 34
  • 3rd grade: 59
  • 4th grade: 50
  • 5th grade: 43
19 to 1 16 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Grassy Pond Elementary
1146 Boiling Springs Hwy
Gaffney, SC 29341
864-487-1256
  • Total: 510
  • Pre-k: 40
  • Kindergarten: 88
  • 1st grade: 79
  • 2nd grade: 68
  • 3rd grade: 96
  • 4th grade: 72
  • 5th grade: 67
17 to 1 30 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Limestone/central Elementary
727 Pacolet Hwy
Gaffney, SC 29340
864-487-1249
  • Total: 448
  • Pre-k: 49
  • Kindergarten: 61
  • 1st grade: 68
  • 2nd grade: 74
  • 3rd grade: 80
  • 4th grade: 53
  • 5th grade: 63
16 to 1 28 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Luther L Vaughan Elementary
192 Vaughan Rd
Gaffney, SC 29341
864-489-2424
  • Total: 293
  • Pre-k: 21
  • Kindergarten: 43
  • 1st grade: 51
  • 2nd grade: 47
  • 3rd grade: 49
  • 4th grade: 41
  • 5th grade: 41
11 to 1 26 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Mary Bramlett Elementary
301 Spruce St
Gaffney, SC 29340
864-489-2831
  • Total: 266
  • Pre-k: 39
  • Kindergarten: 36
  • 1st grade: 45
  • 2nd grade: 39
  • 3rd grade: 39
  • 4th grade: 35
  • 5th grade: 33
11 to 1 24 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Northwest Elementary
840 Green River Rd
Gaffney, SC 29341
864-487-1243
  • Total: 506
  • Pre-k: 40
  • Kindergarten: 68
  • 1st grade: 78
  • 2nd grade: 76
  • 3rd grade: 81
  • 4th grade: 80
  • 5th grade: 83
15 to 1 33 Prekindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Cherokee 01

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Blacksburg Middle
101 London St
Blacksburg, SC 29702
864-839-6476
  • Total: 423
  • 6th grade: 130
  • 7th grade: 139
  • 8th grade: 154
14 to 1 31 6th Grade 8th Grade
Gaffney Middle
805 East Frederick St
Gaffney, SC 29340
864-902-5630
  • Total: 684
  • 6th grade: 242
  • 7th grade: 238
  • 8th grade: 204
17 to 1 41 6th Grade 8th Grade
Granard Middle
815 West Rutledge Ave
Gaffney, SC 29341
864-489-6833
  • Total: 478
  • 6th grade: 160
  • 7th grade: 158
  • 8th grade: 160
15 to 1 33 6th Grade 8th Grade
John E Ewing Middle
171 East Jr High School Rd
Gaffney, SC 29340
864-489-3176
  • Total: 489
  • 6th grade: 167
  • 7th grade: 159
  • 8th grade: 163
16 to 1 31 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Cherokee 01

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Blacksburg High
201 West Ramseur St
Blacksburg, SC 29702
864-839-6371
  • Total: 578
  • 9th grade: 162
  • 10th grade: 141
  • 11th grade: 143
  • 12th grade: 132
15 to 1 40 9th Grade 12th Grade
Gaffney Senior High
149 Twin Lakes Rd
Gaffney, SC 29341
864-902-3600
  • Total: 2,127
  • 9th grade: 713
  • 10th grade: 530
  • 11th grade: 451
  • 12th grade: 433
18 to 1 119 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $16,408
  • Median family income: $39,258
  • Median male income: $26,158
  • Median female income: $17,182
  • Median income of a renter: $21,206
  • Median income of a home owner: $39,441
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    4,095 3,155 3,510 2,625 810