Peterson Middle School

  • Peterson Middle School serves 756 students in grades 7-10.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the TX average of 16:1.
  • 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 grown by 11% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 50 teachers has declined by 9% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-10
Total Students 756 students
Peterson Middle School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Peterson Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 50 teachers
Peterson Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by Grade Peterson Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 12:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.54 is more than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (TX) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 16:1
Peterson Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
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)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Peterson Middle School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
2%
2%
Peterson Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Peterson Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown TX 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.
0.54 0.41
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 (1993-2015)
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 (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Kerrville Independent School District's student population of 5,001 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,161 in this district is less than the state average of $12,126. The district revenue/student has declined by 7% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,905 is less than the state average of $11,704. The district spending/student has grown by 8% over four years.
School District Name Kerrville Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
10
3
Number of Students Managed 5,001 825
Kerrville Independent School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $46 MM $10 MM
Kerrville Independent School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $49 MM $10 MM
Kerrville Independent School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $9,161 $12,126
Kerrville Independent School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $9,905 $11,704
Kerrville Independent School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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