Peters Township Middle School

Peters Township Middle School serves 708 students in grades 7-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the PA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Asian), which is less than the state average of 29%.
Peters Township Middle School operates within the Peters Township School District.

Overview

The student population of 708 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 44 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 708 students
Peters Township Middle School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 44 teachers
Peters Township Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Peters Township Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.12 is less than the state average of 0.83. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (PA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 14:1
Peters Township Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
3%
3%
Peters Township Middle School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
1%
8%
Peters Township Middle School Hispanic (1994-2012)
Black
n/a
16%
Peters Township Middle School Black (1989-2011)
White
94%
71%
Peters Township Middle School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Peters Township Middle School Sch Ethnicity Peters Township Middle School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.12 0.83
Peters Township Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
2%
34%
Peters Township Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (2000-2012)
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.
n/a
6%
Peters Township Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 4,396 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Peters Township School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
3
Number of Students Managed 4,396 1,588
Peters Township   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $45 MM n/a
Peters Township   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $43 MM n/a
Peters Township   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,104 $0
Peters Township   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,677 $0
Peters Township   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

Nearby 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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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Mcmurray Mcmurray Elementary School
    626 East Mcmurray Rd
    Mcmurray , PA , 15317
    (724)941-5020
    0  mi  |  1010  students  |  Gr.  4-6
  • Venetia Bower Hill Elementary School
    424 Bower Hill Rd
    Venetia , PA , 15367
    (724)941-0913
    1.6  mi  |  756  students  |  Gr.  KG-3
  • Mcmurray Peters Township High School
    264 East Mcmurray Rd
    Mcmurray , PA , 15317
    (724)941-6250
    2.1  mi  |  1487  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Mcmurray Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Pleasant Valley Elementary School
    250 East Mcmurray Rd
    Mcmurray , PA , 15317
    (724)941-6260
    2.2  mi  |  435  students  |  Gr.  KG-3
  • Bethel Park William Penn Elementary School
    110 Woodlet Ln
    Bethel Park , PA , 15102
    (412)854-8522
    2.3  mi  |  225  students  |  Gr.  KG-4

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