Average Teacher Salary in Palestine Independent School District

The average teacher salary in Palestine Independent School District is $41,982.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $31,890 $14,530 $15,740 $33,580 $43,350 $50,070
Kindergarten $42,740 $31,240 $36,990 $43,130 $48,790 $53,800
Elementary $43,940 $31,510 $37,470 $43,800 $50,580 $57,060
Middle school $45,350 $33,380 $38,730 $44,850 $52,020 $58,840
High school $45,990 $32,120 $38,090 $45,650 $53,420 $61,010

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General Facts

  • Staff: 473
  • Full time teachers: 258
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 12 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 78
  • Instructional Coordinators: 5
  • Elementary Teachers: 106
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 21
  • Pre-K Teachers: 3
  • High School Teachers: 88
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 3,276

Financial Statistics for Palestine Independent School District

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $13,966,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $12,263,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $3,610,000
  • Total revenue: $29,839,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $14,836,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $16,584,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $2,517,000
  • Expenditures per student: $66,000
  • Total expenditures: $29,275,000

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 Palestine Independent School District

Elementary Schools within the Palestine Independent School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Northside Early Childhood Center
2509 Hwy 155 North
Palestine, TX 75801
903-731-8020
  • Total: 430
  • Pre-k: 182
  • Kindergarten: 248
13 to 1 32 Prekindergarten Kindergarten
Southside Pri
201 Gillespie Rd
Palestine, TX 75801
903-731-8023
  • Total: 583
  • 1st grade: 322
  • 2nd grade: 261
14 to 1 41 1st Grade 2nd Grade
Story El
5300 South Loop 256
Palestine, TX 75801
903-731-8015
  • Total: 734
  • 3rd grade: 275
  • 4th grade: 247
  • 5th grade: 212
13 to 1 58 3rd Grade 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Palestine Independent School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Palestine High School
1600 South Loop 256
Palestine, TX 75801
903-731-8005
  • Total: 816
  • 9th grade: 223
  • 10th grade: 220
  • 11th grade: 215
  • 12th grade: 158
12 to 1 67 8th Grade 12th Grade
Palestine Middle
233 Ben Milam Dr
Palestine, TX 75801
903-731-8008
  • Total: 713
  • 6th grade: 235
  • 7th grade: 228
  • 8th grade: 250
12 to 1 60 6th Grade 10th Grade

High Schools within the Palestine Independent School District

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Palestine High School
1600 South Loop 256
Palestine, TX 75801
903-731-8005
  • Total: 816
  • 9th grade: 223
  • 10th grade: 220
  • 11th grade: 215
  • 12th grade: 158
12 to 1 67 8th Grade 12th Grade
Palestine Middle
233 Ben Milam Dr
Palestine, TX 75801
903-731-8008
  • Total: 713
  • 6th grade: 235
  • 7th grade: 228
  • 8th grade: 250
12 to 1 60 6th Grade 10th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $16,061
  • Median family income: $34,302
  • Median male income: $24,633
  • Median female income: $14,462
  • Median income of a renter: $17,921
  • Median income of a home owner: $34,599
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    1,820 1,180 1,075 785 275

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