Peru Public Schools

Source & Methodology

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2017
  • Educational Environment: 2019 (latest available). Updated annually.

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Peru Community Schools School District Details

Peru Community Schools School District
35 W 3rd St
Peru, IN 46970

2,082 Students enrolled in District

4 Schools in District

16 Students Per Classroom (State average is 17)

Peru Community Schools School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Indiana

(10 is best)

Better than of IN school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.



Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
43%
48%
45%
49%
41%
46%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
District
State

Schools in this District

School Grades
Blair Pointe Upper Elementary School
300 Blair Pike
Peru, IN, 46970
KG-06
Elmwood Primary Learning Center School
515 N Wayne St
Peru, IN, 46970
PK-02
Peru High School
401 N Broadway
Peru, IN, 46970
08-12
Peru Junior High School
30 E Daniel St
Peru, IN, 46970
05-08

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 91.2% 70.5%
Black 3.2% 13.5%
Hispanic 4.4% 13.0%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.4% 2.7%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.8% 0.3%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 54.3% 48.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 44.6% 40.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 9.7% 7.9%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,167 $10,933,372 49.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $307 $649,612 3.0%
Staff $381 $806,196 3.7%
General Administration $302 $639,032 2.9%
School Administration $735 $1,555,260 7.1%
Operation $1,147 $2,427,052 11.1%
Transportation $285 $603,060 2.7%
Other $457 $967,012 4.4%
Total Support $3,613 $7,645,108 34.8%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,590 $3,364,440 15.3%
Total Expenditures $10,371 $21,945,036 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,645 $5,950,874,179 49.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $488 $514,083,570 4.2%
Staff $385 $405,634,139 3.3%
General Administration $195 $205,618,980 1.7%
School Administration $626 $660,314,164 5.4%
Operation $1,093 $1,152,071,943 9.5%
Transportation $594 $626,646,766 5.2%
Other $248 $261,830,185 2.2%
Total Support $3,630 $3,826,200,550 31.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,229 $2,349,225,227 19.4%
Total Expenditures $11,504 $12,126,298,541 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%

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