Peters Township Middle School

Peters Township Middle School serves 706 students in grades 7 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the PA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Asian), which is less than the state average of 31%.
Peters Township Middle School operates within the Peters Township School District.

School Overview

The student population of 706 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 46 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2013)
Grades Offered Grades 7-8
Total Students 706 students
Peters Township Middle School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Peters Township Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 46 teachers
Peters Township Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Peters Township Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.13 is less than the state average of 0.24. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (PA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 15:1
Peters Township Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Asian
4%
3%
Peters Township Middle School Asian Students (1993-2013)
Hispanic
3%
9%
Peters Township Middle School Black Students (1995-2013)
White
93%
69%
Peters Township Middle School White Students (1989-2013)
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.
0.13 0.24
Peters Township 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.
3%
38%
Peters Township Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (2000-2014)
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.
2%
5%
Peters Township Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2014)

District Comparison

Peters Township School District's student population of 4,299 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $10,464 in this district is less than the state average of $12,967. The district revenue/student has declined by 7% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $10,537 is less than the state average of $12,300. The district spending/student has declined by 6% over four years.
School District Name Peters Township School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
3
Number of Students Managed 4,299 1,514
Peters Township   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $47 MM $21 MM
Peters Township   School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $47 MM $20 MM
Peters Township   School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $10,464 $12,967
Peters Township   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $10,537 $12,300
Peters Township   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Peters Township High School (2.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Mcmurray Elementary School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Bower Hill Elementary School (1.6 miles away)
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  • CanonsburgMcmurray Elementary School
    Grades: 4-6 | 1004 students
    0 miles
    626 East Mcmurray Rd
    CanonsburgPA 15317
    (724)941-5020
    04-61004
  • VenetiaBower Hill Elementary School
    Grades: KG-3 | 724 students
    1.6 miles
    424 Bower Hill Rd
    VenetiaPA 15367
    (724)941-0913
    1.6KG-3724
  • CanonsburgPeters Township High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1460 students
    2.1 miles
    264 East Mcmurray Rd
    CanonsburgPA 15317
    (724)941-6250
    2.19-121460
  • Canonsburg Pleasant Valley Elementary School
    Grades: KG-3 | 385 students
    2.2 miles
    250 East Mcmurray Rd
    CanonsburgPA 15317
    (724)941-6260
    2.2KG-3385
  • Bethel ParkGeorge Washington Elementary School
    Grades: KG-4 | 301 students
    2.3 miles
    515 Clifton Rd
    Bethel ParkPA 15102
    (412)854-8546
    2.3KG-4301

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