Peterson Middle School

  • Peterson Middle School serves 756 students in grades 7-10.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the TX average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 51% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 71%.
  • Peterson Middle School operates within the Kerrville Independent School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 756 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 50 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-10
Total Students756 students
Peterson Middle School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Peterson Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers50 teachers
Peterson Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by GradePeterson Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(TX) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
Peterson Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2015)
Asian
1%
4%
Peterson Middle School Asian Students (1991-2015)
Hispanic
47%
52%
Peterson Middle School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
1%
13%
Peterson Middle School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
49%
29%
Peterson Middle School White Students (1988-2015)
Two or more races
2%
2%
Peterson Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsPeterson Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownTX 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.
0.540.63
Peterson 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.
46%
52%
Peterson Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2015)
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%
6%
Peterson Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Kerrville Independent School District's student population of 5,001 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,085 in this district is less than the state average of $12,250. The district revenue/student has grown by 10% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,409 is less than the state average of $12,682. The district spending/student has declined by 5% over four years.
School District NameKerrville Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
10
3
Number of Students Managed5,001825
Kerrville Independent School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$50 MM$9 MM
Kerrville Independent School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$46 MM$10 MM
Kerrville Independent School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$10,085$12,250
Kerrville Independent School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$9,409$12,682
Kerrville Independent School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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