Peru Junior High School



Peru Junior High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Peru Junior High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 193
8 164
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Peru Junior High School is a public high school of the Peru Community School District located in Peru, IN. It has 357 students in grades 7th through 8th. It has a student teacher ratio of 11.5 to 1.

Total Students: 357
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 11.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 31

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Peru Junior High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 184
(52%)
499
(51%)
 Female 173
(48%)
485
(49%)

Peru Junior High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 324
(91%)
881
(90%)
 Two or More 15
(4%)
40
(4%)
 Black 8
(2%)
22
(2%)
 Hispanic 4
(1%)
18
(2%)
 American Indian 3
(1%)
15
(2%)
 Asian 3
(1%)
8
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Peru Junior High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 179
(50%)
424
(43%)
 Not Eligible 133
(37%)
450
(46%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 45
(13%)
110
(11%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Peru Junior High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (62.7%) is higher than the state average of 43.7%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Peru Junior High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 383
2006 372
2007 326
2008 328
2009 350
2010 321
2011 314
2012 357

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.8
2006 N/A
2007 12.9
2008 13.6
2009 15.3
2010 16.1
2011 12.6
2012 11.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.48563968668407
2006 0.4758064516129
2007 0.52147239263804
2008 0.58231707317073
2009 0.59428571428571
2010 0.53271028037383
2011 0.59235668789809
2012 0.62745098039216

Compare Peru Junior High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,150.0% 11.5:1
 
1,610.3% 16.1:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 43.7%
 
National Average 46.8%
 
This School 62.7%
 

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