Average Teacher Salary in La Joya Independent School District

The average teacher salary in La Joya Independent School District is $50,750.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $44,635 $22,024 $28,175 $41,042 $62,046 $71,938
Kindergarten $51,479 $36,173 $40,551 $49,215 $63,253 $70,917
Elementary $50,789 $36,707 $41,493 $50,093 $59,182 $67,526
Middle school $52,141 $37,635 $43,342 $51,560 $60,330 $68,190
High school $54,706 $38,637 $45,462 $54,253 $63,819 $72,335

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General Facts

  • Staff: 3,764
  • Full time teachers: 1,824
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 11 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 275
  • Instructional Coordinators: 37
  • Elementary Teachers: 781
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 128
  • Pre-K Teachers: 100
  • High School Teachers: 629
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 27,332

Financial Statistics for La Joya Independent School District

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $43,080,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $166,497,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $38,838,000
  • Total revenue: $248,415,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $119,866,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $135,018,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $30,900,000
  • Expenditures per student: $1,060,000
  • Total expenditures: $267,265,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $0
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $0
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $0

Information on Schools within La Joya Independent School District

Elementary Schools within the La Joya Independent School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Corina Pena El
4800 Liberty Blvd
Penitas, TX 78576
956-519-5770
  • Total: 587
  • Pre-k: 65
  • Kindergarten: 94
  • 1st grade: 82
  • 2nd grade: 88
  • 3rd grade: 102
  • 4th grade: 79
  • 5th grade: 77
16 to 1 37 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Diaz-villarreal El
5543 La Homa Rd
Mission, TX 78572
956-580-6170
  • Total: 621
  • Pre-k: 80
  • Kindergarten: 103
  • 1st grade: 78
  • 2nd grade: 102
  • 3rd grade: 94
  • 4th grade: 85
  • 5th grade: 79
14 to 1 44 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Dr Americo Paredes El
5301 Bentsen Palm Dr
Mission, TX 78572
956-584-0871
  • Total: 539
  • Pre-k: 65
  • Kindergarten: 106
  • 1st grade: 86
  • 2nd grade: 69
  • 3rd grade: 87
  • 4th grade: 64
  • 5th grade: 62
15 to 1 36 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
E B Reyna El
900 East Veterans Blvd
Mission, TX 78572
956-580-5975
  • Total: 803
  • Pre-k: 109
  • Kindergarten: 124
  • 1st grade: 118
  • 2nd grade: 116
  • 3rd grade: 120
  • 4th grade: 118
  • 5th grade: 98
16 to 1 50 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Eligio Kika De La Garza El
5442 La Homa Rd
Mission, TX 78572
956-580-6000
  • Total: 673
  • Pre-k: 88
  • Kindergarten: 90
  • 1st grade: 112
  • 2nd grade: 95
  • 3rd grade: 109
  • 4th grade: 86
  • 5th grade: 93
16 to 1 43 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Elodia R Chapa El
5670 Doffing Rd
Mission, TX 78572
956-580-6150
  • Total: 783
  • Pre-k: 100
  • Kindergarten: 99
  • 1st grade: 127
  • 2nd grade: 133
  • 3rd grade: 113
  • 4th grade: 109
  • 5th grade: 102
16 to 1 50 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Emiliano Zapata El
9100 North La Homa
Mission, TX 78572
956-519-5760
  • Total: 835
  • Pre-k: 100
  • Kindergarten: 126
  • 1st grade: 137
  • 2nd grade: 126
  • 3rd grade: 134
  • 4th grade: 104
  • 5th grade: 108
17 to 1 50 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Enrique "kiki" Camarena Elementary
2612 North Moorefield Rd
Mission, TX 78574
956-584-0827
  • Total: 768
  • Pre-k: 125
  • Kindergarten: 116
  • 1st grade: 119
  • 2nd grade: 96
  • 3rd grade: 110
  • 4th grade: 101
  • 5th grade: 101
17 to 1 45 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Guillermo Flores El
1913 Roque Salinas
Mission, TX 78572
956-580-6100
  • Total: 715
  • Pre-k: 90
  • Kindergarten: 88
  • 1st grade: 92
  • 2nd grade: 113
  • 3rd grade: 104
  • 4th grade: 119
  • 5th grade: 109
15 to 1 47 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Henry B Gonzalez El
3912 East Expy 83
Mission, TX 78572
956-580-8870
  • Total: 539
  • Pre-k: 82
  • Kindergarten: 67
  • 1st grade: 67
  • 2nd grade: 76
  • 3rd grade: 84
  • 4th grade: 77
  • 5th grade: 86
15 to 1 37 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
John F Kennedy El
801 Hidalgo St
Mercedes, TX 78570
956-514-2000
  • Total: 778
  • 5th grade: 392
  • 6th grade: 386
14 to 1 56 5th Grade 6th Grade
Jose De Escandon El
700 North Schuebach Rd
Mission, TX 78572
956-580-6132
  • Total: 819
  • Pre-k: 115
  • Kindergarten: 117
  • 1st grade: 118
  • 2nd grade: 126
  • 3rd grade: 120
  • 4th grade: 110
  • 5th grade: 113
16 to 1 51 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Juan Seguin El
605 Mabel St
Richmond, TX 77469
832-223-2200
  • Total: 282
  • Pre-k: 66
  • Kindergarten: 58
  • 1st grade: 80
  • 2nd grade: 88
  • 3rd grade: 75
  • 4th grade: 89
  • 5th grade: 113
13 to 1 23 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Leo J Leo El
1625 Roque Salinas
Mission, TX 78572
956-580-6030
  • Total: 702
  • Pre-k: 103
  • Kindergarten: 95
  • 1st grade: 102
  • 2nd grade: 101
  • 3rd grade: 113
  • 4th grade: 95
  • 5th grade: 93
15 to 1 46 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Lloyd M Bentsen El
2916 Mile 3
Mission, TX 78572
956-519-5746
  • Total: 731
  • Pre-k: 93
  • Kindergarten: 112
  • 1st grade: 103
  • 2nd grade: 122
  • 3rd grade: 111
  • 4th grade: 97
  • 5th grade: 93
16 to 1 46 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Narciso Cavazos
4563 Minnesota Rd
Mission, TX 78572
956-580-8850
  • Total: 857
  • Pre-k: 94
  • Kindergarten: 121
  • 1st grade: 145
  • 2nd grade: 128
  • 3rd grade: 119
  • 4th grade: 134
  • 5th grade: 116
16 to 1 55 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Patricio Perez Elementary
4431 Minnesota Rd
Mission, TX 78572
956-580-8830
  • Total: 826
  • Pre-k: 103
  • Kindergarten: 114
  • 1st grade: 126
  • 2nd grade: 142
  • 3rd grade: 111
  • 4th grade: 118
  • 5th grade: 112
16 to 1 52 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Rosendo Benavides El
1882 El Pinto Rd
Sullivan City, TX 78595
956-580-6175
  • Total: 457
  • Pre-k: 49
  • Kindergarten: 69
  • 1st grade: 80
  • 2nd grade: 72
  • 3rd grade: 67
  • 4th grade: 63
  • 5th grade: 57
15 to 1 30 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Sam Fordyce El
801 Fm 886
Sullivan City, TX 78595
956-580-8894
  • Total: 553
  • Pre-k: 86
  • Kindergarten: 79
  • 1st grade: 83
  • 2nd grade: 77
  • 3rd grade: 77
  • 4th grade: 73
  • 5th grade: 78
18 to 1 31 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Tabasco El
223 South Leo Ave
La Joya, TX 78560
956-580-8810
  • Total: 584
  • Pre-k: 74
  • Kindergarten: 78
  • 1st grade: 101
  • 2nd grade: 92
  • 3rd grade: 83
  • 4th grade: 86
  • 5th grade: 70
15 to 1 39 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
William J Clinton El
39202 Mile 7 Rd
Penitas, TX 78576
956-580-8500
  • Total: 779
  • Pre-k: 112
  • Kindergarten: 129
  • 1st grade: 128
  • 2nd grade: 120
  • 3rd grade: 103
  • 4th grade: 107
  • 5th grade: 80
17 to 1 47 Prekindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the La Joya Independent School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Ann Richards Middle School
7005 Ann Richards Rd
Mission, TX 78572
956-519-5710
  • Total: 1,211
  • 6th grade: 407
  • 7th grade: 386
  • 8th grade: 418
15 to 1 83 6th Grade 9th Grade
Cesar Chavez Middle
78 Shower Rd
Mission, TX 78572
956-580-6182
  • Total: 682
  • 6th grade: 224
  • 7th grade: 225
  • 8th grade: 233
11 to 1 63 6th Grade 8th Grade
Dr Javier Saenz Middle
39200 Mile 7 Rd
Penitas, TX 78576
956-519-4007
  • Total: 760
  • 6th grade: 278
  • 7th grade: 260
  • 8th grade: 222
12 to 1 63 6th Grade 8th Grade
Irene M Garcia Middle
933 Paula Dr
Mission, TX 78572
956-584-0800
  • Total: 914
  • 6th grade: 309
  • 7th grade: 322
  • 8th grade: 283
14 to 1 65 6th Grade 9th Grade
La Joya Palmview High School
603 North Coyote Dr
La Joya, TX 78560
956-584-4832
  • Total: 2,605
  • 9th grade: 902
  • 10th grade: 686
  • 11th grade: 653
  • 12th grade: 364
16 to 1 162 8th Grade 12th Grade
Lorenzo De Zavala Middle
603 North Tabasco St
La Joya, TX 78560
956-580-5472
  • Total: 840
  • 6th grade: 317
  • 7th grade: 269
  • 8th grade: 331
12 to 1 68 6th Grade 8th Grade
Memorial Middle
2610 North Moorefield Rd
Mission, TX 78572
956-580-6087
  • Total: 1,022
  • 6th grade: 246
  • 7th grade: 283
  • 8th grade: 256
13 to 1 81 6th Grade 9th Grade
New Middle
3700 South Beltline Rd
Mesquite, TX 75181
972-882-5600
  • Total: 1,057
15 to 1 71 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the La Joya Independent School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Juarez-lincoln High School
801 North Coyote Dr
La Joya, TX 78560
956-580-5902
  • Total: 1,718
  • 9th grade: 621
  • 10th grade: 461
  • 11th grade: 341
  • 12th grade: 295
13 to 1 131 9th Grade 12th Grade
La Joya High School
604 North Coyote Blvd
La Joya, TX 78560
956-580-5100
  • Total: 2,222
  • 9th grade: 666
  • 10th grade: 538
  • 11th grade: 424
  • 12th grade: 594
15 to 1 148 9th Grade 12th Grade
La Joya Palmview High School
603 North Coyote Dr
La Joya, TX 78560
956-584-4832
  • Total: 2,605
  • 9th grade: 902
  • 10th grade: 686
  • 11th grade: 653
  • 12th grade: 364
16 to 1 162 8th Grade 12th Grade

Other Schools within the La Joya Independent School District (Alternative, Special Education)

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Hope Academy
221 A North Stadium Dr
La Joya, TX 78560
956-583-0720
  • Total: 62
  • 1st grade: 2
  • 3rd grade: 2
  • 4th grade: 2
  • 5th grade: 2
  • 6th grade: 2
  • 7th grade: 2
  • 8th grade: 11
  • 9th grade: 14
  • 10th grade: 16
  • 11th grade: 8
  • 12th grade: 1
4 to 1 16 1st Grade 12th Grade
J J A E P
619 South International Blvd
Weslaco, TX 78596
956-447-5880
  • Total: 8
  • 8th grade: 3
  • 9th grade: 4
  • 10th grade: 6
  • 11th grade: 1
  • 12th grade: 2
not available not available 7th Grade 11th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $6,392
  • Median family income: $19,977
  • Median male income: $11,983
  • Median female income: $8,459
  • Median income of a renter: $11,308
  • Median income of a home owner: $21,298
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    8,530 3,055 1,535 865 315

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