Average Teacher Salary in Rhea County School District

The average teacher salary in Rhea County School District is $42,110.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $25,950 $14,490 $15,640 $20,580 $36,480 $41,580
Kindergarten $44,470 $34,600 $40,220 $45,660 $50,280 $53,580
Elementary $48,240 $35,040 $39,850 $47,140 $57,910 $64,430
Middle school $43,060 $33,720 $37,400 $42,760 $48,860 $54,510
High school $48,830 $35,590 $40,720 $48,170 $58,140 $64,440

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General Facts

  • Staff: 568
  • Full time teachers: 277
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 15 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 75
  • Instructional Coordinators: 3
  • Elementary Teachers: 164
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 19
  • Pre-K Teachers: 6
  • High School Teachers: 82
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 4,332

Financial Statistics for Rhea County School District

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $7,513,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $18,044,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $3,007,000
  • Total revenue: $28,564,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $17,455,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $17,006,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $4,789,000
  • Expenditures per student: $239,000
  • Total expenditures: $30,941,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $8,847,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $1,133,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $550,000

Information on Schools within Rhea County School District

Elementary Schools within the Rhea County School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Frazier Elementary School
3900 Double South Rd
Dayton, TN 37321
423-775-7854
  • Total: 324
  • Kindergarten: 72
  • 1st grade: 51
  • 2nd grade: 52
  • 3rd grade: 49
  • 4th grade: 55
  • 5th grade: 45
15 to 1 21 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Graysville Elementary School
606 Long St
Dayton, TN 37321
423-775-7850
  • Total: 283
  • Pre-k: 39
  • Kindergarten: 43
  • 1st grade: 39
  • 2nd grade: 30
  • 3rd grade: 53
  • 4th grade: 41
  • 5th grade: 38
14 to 1 20 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Rhea Central Elementary School
1005 Delaware Ave
Dayton, TN 37321
423-775-7842
  • Total: 1,284
  • Kindergarten: 114
  • 1st grade: 120
  • 2nd grade: 100
  • 3rd grade: 124
  • 4th grade: 139
  • 5th grade: 107
  • 6th grade: 214
  • 7th grade: 190
  • 8th grade: 176
16 to 1 83 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Spring City Elementary School
270 East Jackson Ave
Spring City, TN 37381
423-365-6451
  • Total: 674
  • Pre-k: 41
  • Kindergarten: 103
  • 1st grade: 122
  • 2nd grade: 100
  • 3rd grade: 106
  • 4th grade: 106
  • 5th grade: 96
15 to 1 46 Prekindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Rhea County School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Rhea Central Elementary School
1005 Delaware Ave
Dayton, TN 37321
423-775-7842
  • Total: 1,284
  • Kindergarten: 114
  • 1st grade: 120
  • 2nd grade: 100
  • 3rd grade: 124
  • 4th grade: 139
  • 5th grade: 107
  • 6th grade: 214
  • 7th grade: 190
  • 8th grade: 176
16 to 1 83 Prekindergarten 8th Grade
Spring City Middle School
751 Wasson Memorial Hwy 68
Spring City, TN 37381
423-365-9105
  • Total: 303
  • 6th grade: 96
  • 7th grade: 110
  • 8th grade: 97
13 to 1 23 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Rhea County School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Rhea County High School
405 Pierce Rd
Evensville, TN 37332
423-775-7821
  • Total: 1,464
  • 9th grade: 356
  • 10th grade: 363
  • 11th grade: 401
  • 12th grade: 344
18 to 1 82 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $15,595
  • Median family income: $36,331
  • Median male income: $25,757
  • Median female income: $15,317
  • Median income of a renter: $21,828
  • Median income of a home owner: $34,348
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    2,010 1,570 1,545 1,015 425

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