Peru High School

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This school is rated about average in school quality compared to other schools in the state. Students here perform about average on state tests, ... More
Academics
5/10
Test scores
Find out what state standardized test scores really tell you about a school – and what they don’t.

Worth a deeper look:

Test scores at this school are about the same as the state average, though still below the top-performing schools in the state. Because test scores in some states are so low, many students at this school may not be performing at grade level.


Parent tips

Ask the school what it’s doing to help students who are behind. Understand what on-track learning looks like, and ask the school what it’s doing to accelerate progress for students.


Subject
% Proficient
Math
29%
State avg: 35%
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English
49%
State avg: 59%
Details
8/10
College readiness
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A promising sign:

This school is above the state average in key measures of college and career readiness.

Even at schools with strong college and career readiness, there may be students who are not getting the opportunities they need to succeed.


Parent tip

Ask the school what it’s doing to help all students succeed in advanced classes and prepare for college entrance tests.


4-year high school graduation rate
98%
State avg: 89%
Average SAT score
934
State avg: 989
Average ACT score
22
State avg: 22
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Equity
Environment
Students
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White
89%
Two or more races
4%
Black
2%
Hispanic
2%
Native American or Native Alaskan
2%
Asian
<1%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander
<1%
Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
15 :1
State avg: 17 :1
Students per counselor
209 :1
State avg: 552 :1
Percent of teachers with 3 or more years experience
90%
State avg: 85%
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Neighborhood
401 North Broadway
Peru, IN 46970
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