Perry Meridian High School

  • Perry Meridian High School serves 2,256 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the IN average of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 37% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 30%.
  • Perry Meridian High School operates within the Perry Township s School District.
  • Perry Township s School District's 68% graduation rate is lower than the IN state average of 81%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 2256 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 110 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students2,256 students
Perry Meridian High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Perry Meridian High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers110 teachers
Perry Meridian High School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by GradePerry Meridian High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(IN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio21:118:1
Perry Meridian High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2015)
Asian
16%
2%
Perry Meridian High School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
9%
11%
Perry Meridian High School Black Students (1991-2015)
Black
7%
12%
Perry Meridian High School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
63%
70%
Perry Meridian High School White Students (1988-2015)
Two or more races
5%
5%
Perry Meridian High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsPerry Meridian High School 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.
0.570.49
Perry Meridian High School 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.
44%
41%
Perry Meridian High School 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.
7%
8%
Perry Meridian High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Perry Township s School District's student population of 14,955 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 68% has increased from 65% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $15,675 is higher than the state average of $12,273. The district revenue/student has grown by 27% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $11,192 is higher than the state average of $10,163. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NamePerry Township s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
17
3
Number of Students Managed14,9551,465
Perry Township s School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate68%81%
Perry Township s School District Graduation Rate (2002-2015)
District Total Revenue$227 MM$19 MM
Perry Township s School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$162 MM$16 MM
Perry Township s School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$15,675$12,273
Perry Township s School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$11,192$10,163
Perry Township s 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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