Perry Meridian Middle School

  • Perry Meridian Middle School serves 1,194 students in grades 7-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the IN average of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 41% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 30%.
  • Perry Meridian Middle School operates within the Perry Township s School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1194 students has grown by 11% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 61 teachers has grown by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-8
Total Students 1,194 students
Perry Meridian Middle School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Perry Meridian Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 61 teachers
Perry Meridian Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by Grade Perry Meridian Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 19:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.61 is more than the state average of 0.27. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 20:1 19:1
Perry Meridian Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
16%
2%
Perry Meridian Middle School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
14%
11%
Perry Meridian Middle School Black Students (1995-2015)
Black
7%
12%
Perry Meridian Middle School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
59%
70%
Perry Meridian Middle School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Perry Meridian Middle School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
4%
5%
Perry Meridian Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Perry Meridian Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown IN 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.
0.61 0.27
Perry Meridian Middle 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.
49%
41%
Perry Meridian Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2015)
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 Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Perry Township s School District's student population of 14,955 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $12,249 is higher than the state average of $11,417. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,841 is higher than the state average of $10,528. The district spending/student has declined by 7% over four years.
School District Name Perry Township s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
17
3
Number of Students Managed 14,955 1,465
Perry Township s School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $180 MM $17 MM
Perry Township s School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $160 MM $15 MM
Perry Township s School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $12,249 $11,417
Perry Township s School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $10,841 $10,528
Perry Township s School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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