Peters Township Middle School

  • Peters Township Middle School serves 713 students in grades 7-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the PA average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is more than the state average of 32%.
  • Peters Township Middle School operates within the Peters Township School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 713 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 46 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2013)
Grades Offered Grades 7-8
Total Students 713 students
Peters Township Middle School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Peters Township Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 46 teachers
Peters Township Middle School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Peters Township Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.12 is less than the state average of 0.25. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (PA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 15:1
Peters Township Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Asian
n/a
4%
Peters Township Middle School Asian Students (1988-2014)
Hispanic
n/a
10%
Peters Township Middle School Black Students (1996-2014)
Black
n/a
15%
Peters Township Middle School Black Students (1989-2014)
White
n/a
68%
Peters Township Middle School White Students (1990-2014)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Peters Township Middle School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
n/a
3%
Peters Township Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2014)
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.
0.12 0.25
Peters Township 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.
3%
41%
Peters Township Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (2000-2015)
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.
n/a
5%
Peters Township Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2013)

District Comparison

  • Peters Township School District's student population of 4,211 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $12,676 in this district is less than the state average of $13,911. The district revenue/student has grown by 25% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $12,552 is less than the state average of $13,599. The district spending/student has grown by 29% over four years.
School District Name Peters Township School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
3
Number of Students Managed 4,211 1,497
Peters Township School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $55 MM $21 MM
Peters Township School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $54 MM $20 MM
Peters Township School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $12,676 $13,911
Peters Township School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $12,552 $13,599
Peters Township School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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