Peru Community Schools School District
For the 2021 school year, there are 3 public elementary schools serving 1,424 students in Peru Community Schools School District. The top ranked public elementary schools in Peru Community Schools School District are Blair Pointe Upper Elementary School, Peru Junior High School and Elmwood Primary Learning Center. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Public elementary schools in Peru Community Schools School District have an average math proficiency score of 57% (versus the Indiana public elementary school average of 58%), and reading proficiency score of 65% (versus the 63% statewide average). This district's average elementary testing ranking is 5/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public elementary schools in Indiana.
Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Indiana public elementary school average of 33% (majority Black and Hispanic).
|School District Name||Peru Community Schools School District|
|School District Website||http://www.peru.k12.in.us/|
|School District Phone Number||(765) 473-3081|
|School District Grades Offered||PK - 12|
|2017-2018 School Year Data||This School District||This State (IN)|
|# of Schools||3 Schools||1,426 Schools|
|# of Students||1,424 Students||684,243 Students|
|# of Teachers||88 Teachers||38,808 Teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||16:1||18:1|
Peru Community Schools School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 354 school districts in Indiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-2018 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 95% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
|Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data||This School District||State Average (IN)|
Overall Testing Rank
|#169 out of 373 school districts|
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
Students by Ethnicity:
|# of American Indian Students||10 Students||1,275 Students|
|% American Indian Students|
|# of Asian Students||3 Students||16,557 Students|
|% Asian Students||n/a|
|# of Hispanic Students||61 Students||84,393 Students|
|% Hispanic Students|
|# of Black Students||39 Students||86,712 Students|
|% Black Students|
|# of White Students||1,228 Students||459,629 Students|
|% White Students|
|# of Hawaiian Students||2 Students||566 Students|
|% of Hawaiian Students||n/a||n/a|
|# of Two or more races Students||81 Students||35,159 Students|
|% of Two or more races Students|
Students by Grade:
|# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:||48||13,682|
|# of Students in Kindergarten:||154||75,937|
|# of Students in 1st Grade:||121||76,204|
|# of Students in 2nd Grade:||139||76,370|
|# of Students in 3rd Grade:||147||78,512|
|# of Students in 4th Grade:||161||79,914|
|# of Students in 5th Grade:||146||79,805|
|# of Students in 6th Grade:||156||79,025|
|# of Students in 7th Grade:||176||52,193|
|# of Students in 8th Grade:||176||52,811|
|# of Students in 9th Grade:||-||4,052|
|# of Students in 10th Grade:||-||4,729|
|# of Students in 11th Grade:||-||5,320|
|# of Students in 12th Grade:||-||5,405|
|# of Ungraded Students:||-||284|
Fiscal Data Comparison
The revenue/student of $11,137 in this school district is less than the state median of $11,838. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $10,535 is less than the state median of $10,933. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
|Definition of Terms 2016-2017||This School District||This State (IN)|
|Total Revenue||$23 MM||$16 MM|
|Spending||$22 MM||$15 MM|
|Revenue / Student||$11,137||$11,838|
|Revenue / Student||$10,535||$10,933|
Peru Community Schools School District Public Elementary Schools (2021)
- School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
- Rank: #11.300 Blair Pike
Peru, IN 46970
Grades: K-6 | 606 students
- Rank: #22.30 E Daniel St
Peru, IN 46970
Grades: 5-8 | 361 students
- Rank: #33.515 N Wayne St
Peru, IN 46970
Grades: PK-2 | 457 students
Learn why teens appear de-motivated and how you can stimulate their motivation to achieve more in their academic and social endeavors.
Your child's public school could be the scene of asbestos. Learn about the risk factors and what schools have recently been impacted by the presence of asbestos.
While reading, writing, and arithmetic are the foundation of a child's education, financial literacy is growing in importance as well. Learn about public schools that are teaching financial literacy to their students.