Average Teacher Salary in Jefferson County Schools

The average teacher salary in Jefferson County Schools is $59,108.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $30,470 $18,540 $22,380 $27,520 $34,300 $44,330
Kindergarten $60,850 $28,370 $40,450 $53,540 $78,300 $103,220
Elementary $67,170 $37,930 $49,480 $66,290 $83,050 $101,560
Middle school $68,710 $42,820 $50,780 $66,310 $83,710 $103,430
High school $68,340 $42,380 $50,290 $65,790 $84,350 $102,660

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General Facts

  • Staff: 1,146
  • Full time teachers: 587
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 14 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 138
  • Instructional Coordinators: 6
  • Elementary Teachers: 233
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 34
  • Pre-K Teachers: 3
  • High School Teachers: 317
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 8,398

Financial Statistics for Jefferson County Schools

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $39,030,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $39,513,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $5,233,000
  • Total revenue: $83,776,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $44,428,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $40,836,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $20,226,000
  • Expenditures per student: $195,000
  • Total expenditures: $98,134,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $17,931,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $3,181,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $711,000

Information on Schools within Jefferson County Schools

Elementary Schools within the Jefferson County Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Blue Ridge Elementary School
18866 Charles Town Rd
Harpers Ferry, WV 25425
304-725-2995
  • Total: 452
  • Kindergarten: 64
  • 1st grade: 72
  • 2nd grade: 73
  • 3rd grade: 79
  • 4th grade: 86
  • 5th grade: 78
14 to 1 32 Kindergarten 5th Grade
C. W. Shipley Elementary School
652 Shiplaceey School Rd
Harpers Ferry, WV 25425
304-725-4395
  • Total: 472
  • Kindergarten: 63
  • 1st grade: 108
  • 2nd grade: 84
  • 3rd grade: 76
  • 4th grade: 68
  • 5th grade: 73
15 to 1 31 Kindergarten 5th Grade
North Jefferson Elementary
6996 Charles Town Rd
Kearneysville, WV 25430
304-725-9587
  • Total: 371
  • Pre-k: 52
  • Kindergarten: 56
  • 1st grade: 64
  • 2nd grade: 49
  • 3rd grade: 61
  • 4th grade: 45
  • 5th grade: 44
12 to 1 31 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Page Jackson Elementary
370 Page Jackson School Rd
Charles Town, WV 25414
304-728-9212
  • Total: 483
  • Pre-k: 12
  • Kindergarten: 134
  • 1st grade: 174
  • 2nd grade: 163
16 to 1 31 Prekindergarten 2nd Grade
Ranson Elementary School
600 North Preston St
Ranson, WV 25438
304-725-7310
  • Total: 386
  • Pre-k: 12
  • Kindergarten: 63
  • 1st grade: 73
  • 2nd grade: 54
  • 3rd grade: 66
  • 4th grade: 61
  • 5th grade: 57
13 to 1 31 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Shepherdstown Elementary School
662 South Church St
Shepherdstown, WV 25443
304-876-6270
  • Total: 383
  • Pre-k: 18
  • Kindergarten: 53
  • 1st grade: 73
  • 2nd grade: 70
  • 3rd grade: 62
  • 4th grade: 54
  • 5th grade: 53
17 to 1 23 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
South Jefferson Elementary School
Route 2 Box 151-b
Charles Town, WV 25414
304-728-9216
  • Total: 530
  • Kindergarten: 70
  • 1st grade: 112
  • 2nd grade: 100
  • 3rd grade: 81
  • 4th grade: 78
  • 5th grade: 89
15 to 1 37 Kindergarten 5th Grade
T A Lowery Elementary School
103 Shenandoah Junction Rd
Shenandoah Junction, WV 25442
304-728-7250
  • Total: 676
  • Pre-k: 126
  • Kindergarten: 97
  • 1st grade: 97
  • 2nd grade: 90
  • 3rd grade: 86
  • 4th grade: 93
  • 5th grade: 87
18 to 1 38 Prekindergarten 5th Grade
Wright Denny Intermediate School
209 West Congress St
Charles Town, WV 25414
304-725-2513
  • Total: 418
  • 3rd grade: 151
  • 4th grade: 133
  • 5th grade: 134
17 to 1 25 3rd Grade 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Jefferson County Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Charles Town Middle School
817 High St
Charles Town, WV 25414
304-725-7821
  • Total: 599
  • 6th grade: 175
  • 7th grade: 219
  • 8th grade: 205
13 to 1 47 6th Grade 8th Grade
Harpers Ferry Middle School
1710 West Washington St
Harpers Ferry, WV 25425
304-535-6357
  • Total: 427
  • 6th grade: 116
  • 7th grade: 163
  • 8th grade: 148
13 to 1 34 6th Grade 8th Grade
Shepherdstown Middle School
54 Minden Ave
Shepherdstown, WV 25443
304-876-6120
  • Total: 330
  • 6th grade: 92
  • 7th grade: 116
  • 8th grade: 122
12 to 1 29 6th Grade 8th Grade
Wildwood Middle School
1209 Shenandoah Junction Rd
Shenandoah Junction, WV 25442
304-728-4518
  • Total: 454
  • 6th grade: 154
  • 7th grade: 145
  • 8th grade: 155
12 to 1 38 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Jefferson County Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Jefferson High School
4141 Flowing Springs Rd
Shenandoah Junction, WV 25442
304-725-8491
  • Total: 1,400
  • 9th grade: 299
  • 10th grade: 328
  • 11th grade: 392
  • 12th grade: 381
14 to 1 98 9th Grade 12th Grade
Washington High School
300 Washington Patriots Dr
Charles Town, WV 25414
304-725-8491
  • Total: 1,017
  • 9th grade: 333
  • 10th grade: 274
  • 11th grade: 237
  • 12th grade: 173
14 to 1 72 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $20,441
  • Median family income: $51,351
  • Median male income: $29,136
  • Median female income: $18,135
  • Median income of a renter: $24,282
  • Median income of a home owner: $51,816
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    2,195 1,905 2,480 3,430 1,380