Peru High School

401 North Broadway, Peru, IN 46970 | (765) 472-3301
  • Grades: 6-12
  • Student Enrollment: 676
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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 401 N Broadway, Peru, IN 46970
  • Principal or Admin: Brimbury Chuck
  • Fax: (765) 472-5148
  • Website: www.peru.k12.in.us
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
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Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 676
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 43.1
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 15.7
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 327 (48.4%)
  • Females: 326 (48.2%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 94 (13.9%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 226 (33.4%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 320 (47.3%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Peru High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian71.0%
Black182.7%
Asian91.3%
Hispanic40.6%
White61591.0%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Peru High School
  Number Percent
6th Grade20.3%
8th Grade10.1%
9th Grade14321.2%
10th Grade18527.4%
11th Grade17125.3%
12th Grade17425.7%
Source: IN Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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The overall school rating shows that Peru High School performed on average worse than many other schools across the state on ISTEP+ ECA state exams in the following subjects:
  • Algebra I
  • Biology I
  • English 10

ISTEP+ ECA - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

End of Course - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Algebra I Test
201049.0%63.0%61.0%
 
Biology I Test
201031.0%31.0%37.0%
 
English 10 Test
201058.0%58.0%63.0%
 
Source: IN Department of Education 2009-2010

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