Peru Jr/Sr High School



Peru Jr/Sr High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Peru Jr/Sr High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 149
8 142
9 160
10 145
11 159
12 135
UG 5

Peru Jr/Sr High School is a public high school of the Peru Central School District located in Peru, NY. It has 895 students in grades 7th through 12th. Peru Jr/Sr High School is the 331st largest public high school in New York and the 6,660th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 11.5 to 1.

Total Students: 895
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 11.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 77.59
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 6,660th out of 26,089
Enrollment Rank in New York: 331st out of 1,454
Student/Teacher Rank in New York: 339th out of 1,411
Full Time Teacher Rank in New York: 260th out of 1,411

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Peru Jr/Sr High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 471
(53%)
471
(53%)
 Female 424
(47%)
424
(47%)

Peru Jr/Sr High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 850
(95%)
850
(95%)
 Black 17
(2%)
17
(2%)
 Hispanic 11
(1%)
11
(1%)
 Asian 9
(1%)
9
(1%)
 Two or More 6
(1%)
6
(1%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
2
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Peru Jr/Sr High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 539
(60%)
539
(60%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 290
(32%)
290
(32%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 66
(7%)
66
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Peru Jr/Sr High School is ranked 372nd out of 1,339 ranked schools in New York, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Peru Jr/Sr High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (39.8%) is slightly lower than the state average of 48.3%. This may indicate that the area has a lower 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 Jr/Sr High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 732
2006 692
2007 663
2008 675
2009 668
2010 653
2011 646
2012 639
2013 969
2014 932
2015 895

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 12
2006 11.3
2007 11.6
2008 12.4
2009 11.6
2010 12.1
2011 11.6
2012 12
2013 12.6
2014 12.5
2015 11.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.36475409836066
2006 0.35693641618497
2007 0.24132730015083
2008 0.28888888888889
2009 0.2559880239521
2010 0.25114854517611
2011 0.30030959752322
2012 0.339593114241
2013 0.35603715170279
2014 0.38197424892704
2015 0.39776536312849

Compare Peru Jr/Sr High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,150.0% 11.5:1
 
1,296.7% 13.0:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 39.8%
 
National Average 48.3%
 
State Average 48.3%
 

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