Peterson Middle School

Peterson Middle School serves 720 students in grades 7-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the TX average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 49% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 70%.
Peterson Middle School operates within the Kerrville Independent School District.

Overview

The student population of 720 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 52 teachers has declined by 11% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-8
Total Students 720 students
Peterson Middle School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 55% Male / 45%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 52 teachers
Peterson Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Peterson Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.54 is more than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (TX) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 14:1
Peterson Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Hispanic
45%
51%
Peterson Middle School Black Students (1988-2013)
Black
3%
13%
Peterson Middle School Black Students (1988-2013)
White
51%
30%
Peterson Middle School White Students (1988-2013)
Two or more races
1%
2%
Peterson Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Peterson Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown TX All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.54 0.41
Peterson Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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.
45%
53%
Peterson Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2013)
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.
9%
7%
Peterson Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 4,913 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,875 is less than the state average of $11,947. The district revenue/student has grown by 21% over four years.
The district spending/student of $9,154 is less than the state average of $12,666. The district spending/student has grown by 6% over four years.
School District Name Kerrville Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
10
3
Number of Students Managed 4,913 822
Kerrville Independent   School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $47 MM $9 MM
Kerrville Independent   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $44 MM $9 MM
Kerrville Independent   School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,875 $11,947
Kerrville Independent   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,154 $12,666
Kerrville Independent   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Hill Country High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Kerrville Disciplinary Alternative School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Early Childhood Center (1.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • KerrvilleHill Country High School
    Alternative School
    1200 Sidney Baker St
    KerrvilleTX 78028
    (830)257-2232
    Alternative School

    0.2 mi | Gr. 10-12 | 41 students                      
  • KerrvilleEarly Childhood Center
    1011 Third St
    KerrvilleTX 78028
    (830)257-1335
    1.1 mi | Gr. PK | 269 students                      
  • KerrvilleKerrville Disciplinary Alternative School
    Alternative School
    1010 Barnett St
    KerrvilleTX 78028
    (830)257-2232
    Alternative School

    1.1 mi | Gr. 5-12 | n/a students                      
  • KerrvilleB T Wilson Sixth Grade School
    605 Tivy St
    KerrvilleTX 78028
    (830)257-2207
    1.1 mi | Gr. 6 | 372 students                      
  • KerrvilleTivy High School
    3250 Loop 534
    KerrvilleTX 78028
    (830)257-2212
    1.7 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 1338 students                      

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