Perry Meridian Middle School

Perry Meridian Middle School serves 1,130 students in grades 7 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the IN average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is more than the state average of 29%.
Perry Meridian Middle School operates within the M S D Perry Township School District.

School Overview

The student population of 1130 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 59 teachers has grown by 25% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-8
Total Students 1,130 students
Perry Meridian Middle School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Perry Meridian Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 59 teachers
Perry Meridian Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Perry Meridian Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has decreased from 23:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.56 is more than the state average of 0.27. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1 18:1
Perry Meridian Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
11%
2%
Perry Meridian Middle School Asian Students (1990-2014)
Hispanic
13%
10%
Perry Meridian Middle School Black Students (1996-2014)
Black
6%
12%
Perry Meridian Middle School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
64%
71%
Perry Meridian Middle School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
6%
4%
Perry Meridian Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.56 0.27
Perry Meridian Middle School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
46%
41%
Perry Meridian Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
8%
8%
Perry Meridian Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

M S D Perry Township School District's student population of 14,718 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $15,737 is higher than the state average of $12,273. The district revenue/student has grown by 33% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $11,236 is higher than the state average of $10,163. The district spending/student has grown by 5% over four years.
School District Name M S D Perry Township School District
Number of Schools
Managed
17
3
Number of Students Managed 14,718 1,472
M S D Perry Township School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $227 MM $19 MM
M S D Perry Township School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $162 MM $16 MM
M S D Perry Township School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $15,737 $12,273
M S D Perry Township School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $11,236 $10,163
M S D Perry Township School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Perry Meridian High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Perry Meridian 6th Grade Academy (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Douglas Macarthur Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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  • IndianapolisPerry Meridian 6th Grade Academy
    Grades: 6 | 566 students
    0 miles
    202 West Meridian School Rd
    IndianapolisIN 46217
    (317)789-1300
    06566
  • IndianapolisPerry Meridian High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 2241 students
    0.2 miles
    401 West Meridian School Rd
    IndianapolisIN 46217
    (317)789-4400
    0.29-122241
  • IndianapolisDouglas Macarthur Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 663 students
    0.7 miles
    454 East Stop 11 Rd
    IndianapolisIN 46227
    (317)789-2500
    0.7KG-5663
  • IndianapolisGlenns Valley Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 683 students
    1.8 miles
    8239 Morgantown Rd
    IndianapolisIN 46217
    (317)789-2800
    1.8KG-5683
  • IndianapolisSouthport High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 2137 students
    1.9 miles
    971 East Banta Rd
    IndianapolisIN 46227
    (317)789-4800
    1.99-122137

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