Average Teacher Salary in Sumner County School District

The average teacher salary in Sumner County School District is $41,406.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $25,480 $15,240 $17,300 $21,170 $30,170 $43,900
Kindergarten $44,950 $33,680 $37,060 $43,220 $52,660 $61,060
Elementary $46,290 $33,820 $38,200 $45,890 $54,360 $62,000
Middle school $44,820 $33,310 $37,180 $43,330 $52,150 $60,790
High school $45,490 $33,190 $37,310 $44,010 $52,760 $62,360

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General Facts

  • Staff: 3,570
  • Full time teachers: 1,838
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 14 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 495
  • Instructional Coordinators: 11
  • Elementary Teachers: 1,129
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 111
  • Pre-K Teachers: 12
  • High School Teachers: 538
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 26,738

Financial Statistics for Sumner County School District

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $78,640,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $93,651,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $13,846,000
  • Total revenue: $186,137,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $115,930,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $109,056,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $38,232,000
  • Expenditures per student: $1,588,000
  • Total expenditures: $183,658,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $56,966,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $7,706,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $5,709,000

Information on Schools within Sumner County School District

Elementary Schools within the Sumner County School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Beech Elementary School
3120 Long Hollow Pike
Hendersonville, TN 37075
615-824-2700
  • Total: 535
  • Kindergarten: 73
  • 1st grade: 87
  • 2nd grade: 80
  • 3rd grade: 94
  • 4th grade: 101
  • 5th grade: 100
14 to 1 38 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Benny C Bills Elementary School
1030 Union School Rd
Gallatin, TN 37066
615-451-6577
  • Total: 724
  • Kindergarten: 119
  • 1st grade: 117
  • 2nd grade: 116
  • 3rd grade: 124
  • 4th grade: 115
  • 5th grade: 133
13 to 1 55 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Bethpage Elementary School
420 Old Hwy 31 East
Bethpage, TN 37022
615-841-3212
  • Total: 245
  • Kindergarten: 42
  • 1st grade: 42
  • 2nd grade: 43
  • 3rd grade: 42
  • 4th grade: 37
  • 5th grade: 39
12 to 1 20 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Clyde Riggs Elementary School
211 Fountain Head Rd
Portland, TN 37148
615-325-2391
  • Total: 426
  • Kindergarten: 58
  • 1st grade: 80
  • 2nd grade: 84
  • 3rd grade: 66
  • 4th grade: 78
  • 5th grade: 60
13 to 1 33 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Gene W Brown Elementary School
115 Gail Dr
Hendersonville, TN 37075
615-824-8633
  • Total: 498
  • Kindergarten: 85
  • 1st grade: 93
  • 2nd grade: 77
  • 3rd grade: 85
  • 4th grade: 86
  • 5th grade: 72
16 to 1 32 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
George A Whitten Elementary
140 Scotch St
Hendersonville, TN 37075
615-824-3258
  • Total: 426
  • Kindergarten: 64
  • 1st grade: 64
  • 2nd grade: 78
  • 3rd grade: 78
  • 4th grade: 68
  • 5th grade: 74
14 to 1 30 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Guild Elementary School
1018 South Water St
Gallatin, TN 37066
615-452-5583
  • Total: 602
  • Kindergarten: 95
  • 1st grade: 116
  • 2nd grade: 93
  • 3rd grade: 106
  • 4th grade: 109
  • 5th grade: 83
13 to 1 46 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Harold B Williams Elementary School
115 South Palmer Chapel Rd
White House, TN 37188
615-672-6432
  • Total: 705
  • Kindergarten: 123
  • 1st grade: 138
  • 2nd grade: 132
  • 3rd grade: 164
  • 4th grade: 148
16 to 1 45 Kindergarten 4th Grade
Howard Elementary School
805 Long Hollow Pike
Gallatin, TN 37066
615-452-3025
  • Total: 413
  • Kindergarten: 68
  • 1st grade: 81
  • 2nd grade: 73
  • 3rd grade: 54
  • 4th grade: 65
  • 5th grade: 72
12 to 1 35 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Indian Lake Elementary School
505 Indian Lake Rd
Hendersonville, TN 37075
615-824-6810
  • Total: 596
  • Kindergarten: 101
  • 1st grade: 74
  • 2nd grade: 98
  • 3rd grade: 101
  • 4th grade: 101
  • 5th grade: 121
17 to 1 35 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
J W Wiseman Elementary School
922 South Brdway
Portland, TN 37148
615-325-8580
  • Total: 628
  • Kindergarten: 97
  • 1st grade: 87
  • 2nd grade: 103
  • 3rd grade: 128
  • 4th grade: 124
  • 5th grade: 89
16 to 1 40 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Jack Anderson Elementary
250 Shutes Ln
Hendersonville, TN 37075
615-264-5830
  • Total: 583
  • Kindergarten: 89
  • 1st grade: 106
  • 2nd grade: 97
  • 3rd grade: 92
  • 4th grade: 90
  • 5th grade: 109
16 to 1 37 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Lakeside Park Elementary
204 Dolphus Dr
Hendersonville, TN 37075
615-824-5151
  • Total: 359
  • Kindergarten: 47
  • 1st grade: 58
  • 2nd grade: 60
  • 3rd grade: 57
  • 4th grade: 67
  • 5th grade: 70
13 to 1 28 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Madison Creek Elementary
1040 Madison Creek Rd
Goodlettsville, TN 37072
615-859-4991
  • Total: 749
  • Kindergarten: 119
  • 1st grade: 117
  • 2nd grade: 109
  • 3rd grade: 133
  • 4th grade: 128
  • 5th grade: 143
15 to 1 50 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Merrol Hyde Magnet School
128 Township Dr
Hendersonville, TN 37075
615-264-6543
  • Total: 662
  • Kindergarten: 40
  • 1st grade: 40
  • 2nd grade: 40
  • 3rd grade: 40
  • 4th grade: 50
  • 5th grade: 50
  • 6th grade: 50
  • 7th grade: 60
  • 8th grade: 60
  • 9th grade: 61
  • 10th grade: 62
  • 11th grade: 55
  • 12th grade: 54
14 to 1 48 Kindergarten 12th Grade
Millersville Elementary School
1248 Louisville Hwy
Goodlettsville, TN 37072
615-859-1439
  • Total: 331
  • Kindergarten: 55
  • 1st grade: 61
  • 2nd grade: 49
  • 3rd grade: 53
  • 4th grade: 46
  • 5th grade: 67
14 to 1 24 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Nannie Berry Elementary School
138 Indian Lake Rd
Hendersonville, TN 37075
615-822-3123
  • Total: 471
  • Kindergarten: 73
  • 1st grade: 83
  • 2nd grade: 76
  • 3rd grade: 87
  • 4th grade: 75
  • 5th grade: 77
14 to 1 33 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
North Sumner Elementary School
1485 North Sumner Rd
Bethpage, TN 37022
615-888-2281
  • Total: 236
  • Kindergarten: 38
  • 1st grade: 42
  • 2nd grade: 44
  • 3rd grade: 36
  • 4th grade: 32
  • 5th grade: 44
13 to 1 18 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Oakmont Elementary School
3323 Hwy 76
Cottontown, TN 37048
615-325-5313
  • Total: 130
  • Kindergarten: 134
  • 1st grade: 126
  • 2nd grade: 116
  • 3rd grade: 128
  • 4th grade: 107
  • 5th grade: 108
16 to 1 8 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Station Camp Elementary
1020 Bison Trail
Gallatin, TN 37066
615-230-0387
  • Total: 726
  • Kindergarten: 134
  • 1st grade: 117
  • 2nd grade: 125
  • 3rd grade: 113
  • 4th grade: 120
  • 5th grade: 117
13 to 1 55 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Union Elementary Year Round School
516 Carson St
Gallatin, TN 37066
615-452-0737
  • Total: 449
  • Kindergarten: 77
  • 1st grade: 76
  • 2nd grade: 77
  • 3rd grade: 79
  • 4th grade: 80
  • 5th grade: 60
16 to 1 28 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Vena Stuart Elementary School
780 Haroute St
Gallatin, TN 37066
615-452-1486
  • Total: 605
  • Kindergarten: 114
  • 1st grade: 96
  • 2nd grade: 111
  • 3rd grade: 91
  • 4th grade: 88
  • 5th grade: 105
13 to 1 46 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Walton Ferry Elementary School
732 Walton Ferry Rd
Hendersonville, TN 37075
615-824-3217
  • Total: 500
  • Kindergarten: 87
  • 1st grade: 86
  • 2nd grade: 74
  • 3rd grade: 86
  • 4th grade: 80
  • 5th grade: 87
17 to 1 30 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Watt Hardison Elementary School
300 Gibson St
Portland, TN 37148
615-325-3233
  • Total: 633
  • Kindergarten: 116
  • 1st grade: 104
  • 2nd grade: 94
  • 3rd grade: 105
  • 4th grade: 91
  • 5th grade: 123
17 to 1 38 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Westmoreland Elementary School
3012 Thompson Ln
Westmoreland, TN 37186
615-644-2340
  • Total: 431
  • Kindergarten: 84
  • 1st grade: 85
  • 2nd grade: 89
  • 3rd grade: 82
  • 4th grade: 91
14 to 1 30 Kindergarten 4th Grade
Westmoreland Middle School
4128 Hawkins Dr
Westmoreland, TN 37186
615-644-3003
  • Total: 525
  • 5th grade: 93
  • 6th grade: 134
  • 7th grade: 160
  • 8th grade: 138
16 to 1 33 5th Grade 8th Grade
White House Middle School
2020 Hwy 31 West
White House, TN 37188
615-672-4379
  • Total: 841
  • 5th grade: 168
  • 6th grade: 236
  • 7th grade: 218
  • 8th grade: 219
17 to 1 50 5th Grade 8th Grade

Middle Schools within the Sumner County School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Joe Shafer Middle School
240 Alberoute Gallatin Blvd
Gallatin, TN 37066
615-452-9100
  • Total: 559
  • 6th grade: 195
  • 7th grade: 162
  • 8th grade: 202
14 to 1 40 6th Grade 8th Grade
Knox Doss Middle School
610 Lower Sta Camp Creek Rd
Gallatin, TN 37066
615-206-0116
  • Total: 784
  • 6th grade: 266
  • 7th grade: 258
  • 8th grade: 260
15 to 1 52 6th Grade 8th Grade
Portland Middle School
604 South Brdway
Portland, TN 37148
615-325-4146
  • Total: 921
  • 6th grade: 320
  • 7th grade: 304
  • 8th grade: 297
16 to 1 59 6th Grade 8th Grade
Robert E Ellis Middle School
100 Indian Lake Rd
Hendersonville, TN 37075
615-264-6093
  • Total: 588
  • 6th grade: 195
  • 7th grade: 179
  • 8th grade: 214
15 to 1 40 6th Grade 8th Grade
Rucker Stewart Middle School
350 Hancock St
Gallatin, TN 37066
615-452-1734
  • Total: 625
  • 6th grade: 226
  • 7th grade: 204
  • 8th grade: 195
16 to 1 40 6th Grade 8th Grade
T W Hunter Middle School
2101 New Hope Rd
Hendersonville, TN 37075
615-822-4720
  • Total: 895
  • 6th grade: 318
  • 7th grade: 301
  • 8th grade: 276
16 to 1 55 6th Grade 8th Grade
V G Hawkins Middle School
487 A Walton Ferry Rd
Hendersonville, TN 37075
615-824-3456
  • Total: 516
  • 6th grade: 156
  • 7th grade: 182
  • 8th grade: 178
14 to 1 36 6th Grade 8th Grade
Westmoreland Middle School
4128 Hawkins Dr
Westmoreland, TN 37186
615-644-3003
  • Total: 525
  • 5th grade: 93
  • 6th grade: 134
  • 7th grade: 160
  • 8th grade: 138
16 to 1 33 5th Grade 8th Grade
White House Middle School
2020 Hwy 31 West
White House, TN 37188
615-672-4379
  • Total: 841
  • 5th grade: 168
  • 6th grade: 236
  • 7th grade: 218
  • 8th grade: 219
17 to 1 50 5th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Sumner County School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Beech Senior High School
3126 Long Hollow Pike
Hendersonville, TN 37075
615-824-6200
  • Total: 1,228
  • 9th grade: 331
  • 10th grade: 306
  • 11th grade: 309
  • 12th grade: 282
16 to 1 77 9th Grade 12th Grade
E B Wilson Night School
102 Indian Lake Rd
Hendersonville, TN 37075
615-264-6085
  • Total: 32
  • 9th grade: 5
  • 10th grade: 8
  • 11th grade: 7
  • 12th grade: 12
5 to 1 7 9th Grade 12th Grade
Gallatin Senior High School
700 Dan P Herron Dr
Gallatin, TN 37066
615-452-2621
  • Total: 1,384
  • 9th grade: 381
  • 10th grade: 380
  • 11th grade: 316
  • 12th grade: 307
15 to 1 93 9th Grade 12th Grade
Hendersonville High School
123 Cherokee Rd
Hendersonville, TN 37075
615-824-6162
  • Total: 1,392
  • 9th grade: 390
  • 10th grade: 353
  • 11th grade: 333
  • 12th grade: 316
16 to 1 87 9th Grade 12th Grade
Merrol Hyde Magnet School
128 Township Dr
Hendersonville, TN 37075
615-264-6543
  • Total: 662
  • Kindergarten: 40
  • 1st grade: 40
  • 2nd grade: 40
  • 3rd grade: 40
  • 4th grade: 50
  • 5th grade: 50
  • 6th grade: 50
  • 7th grade: 60
  • 8th grade: 60
  • 9th grade: 61
  • 10th grade: 62
  • 11th grade: 55
  • 12th grade: 54
14 to 1 48 Kindergarten 12th Grade
Portland High School
600 College St
Portland, TN 37148
615-325-9201
  • Total: 1,060
  • 9th grade: 312
  • 10th grade: 269
  • 11th grade: 226
  • 12th grade: 253
15 to 1 70 9th Grade 12th Grade
Station Camp High School
1040 Bison Trl
Gallatin, TN 37066
615-451-6551
  • Total: 1,189
  • 9th grade: 343
  • 10th grade: 327
  • 11th grade: 269
  • 12th grade: 250
17 to 1 70 9th Grade 12th Grade
Westmoreland High School
4300 Hawkins Dr
Westmoreland, TN 37186
615-644-2280
  • Total: 539
  • 9th grade: 164
  • 10th grade: 116
  • 11th grade: 131
  • 12th grade: 128
14 to 1 39 9th Grade 12th Grade
White House High School
508 Tyree Springs Rd
White House, TN 37188
615-672-3761
  • Total: 883
  • 9th grade: 246
  • 10th grade: 229
  • 11th grade: 207
  • 12th grade: 201
17 to 1 53 9th Grade 12th Grade

Other Schools within the Sumner County School District (Alternative, Special Education)

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
R T Fisher Alternative School
455 North Boyers
Gallatin, TN 37066
615-451-6558
  • Total: 114
  • 3rd grade: 2
  • 4th grade: 1
  • 5th grade: 7
  • 6th grade: 4
  • 7th grade: 18
  • 8th grade: 21
  • 9th grade: 30
  • 10th grade: 13
  • 11th grade: 6
  • 12th grade: 12
5 to 1 21 3rd Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $21,164
  • Median family income: $52,125
  • Median male income: $31,155
  • Median female income: $19,712
  • Median income of a renter: $26,770
  • Median income of a home owner: $52,702
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    6,410 6,340 9,245 10,355 4,880

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