Perley Fine Arts Academy

  • Perley Fine Arts Academy serves 232 students in grades KG-4.
  • Minority enrollment is 76% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 30%.
  • Perley Fine Arts Academy operates within the South Bend Community Corp School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 232 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades KG-4
Total Students232 students
Perley Fine Arts Academy Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Perley Fine Arts Academy Gender
Total Classroom Teachersn/a
Perley Fine Arts Academy Total Teachers (1988-2014)
Students by GradePerley Fine Arts Academy Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(IN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ration/a18:1
Perley Fine Arts Academy Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Asian
n/a
2%
Perley Fine Arts Academy Asian Students (1988-2013)
Hispanic
5%
11%
Perley Fine Arts Academy Black Students (1991-2015)
Black
62%
12%
Perley Fine Arts Academy Black Students (1988-2015)
White
24%
70%
Perley Fine Arts Academy White Students (1988-2015)
Two or more races
9%
5%
Perley Fine Arts Academy Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsPerley Fine Arts Academy All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownIN 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.
0.550.49
Perley Fine Arts Academy Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
75%
41%
Perley Fine Arts Academy Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2015)
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%
Perley Fine Arts Academy Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • South Bend Community Corp School District's student population of 19,155 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $18,291 is higher than the state average of $12,273. The district revenue/student has grown by 28% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $14,168 is higher than the state average of $10,163. The district spending/student has grown by 23% over four years.
School District NameSouth Bend Community Corp School District
Number of Schools
Managed
37
3
Number of Students Managed19,1551,465
South Bend Community Corp School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$356 MM$19 MM
South Bend Community Corp School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$276 MM$16 MM
South Bend Community Corp School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$18,291$12,273
South Bend Community Corp School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$14,168$10,163
South Bend Community Corp School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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