District Summary Ratings

Many of the schools in this district are rated average in school quality.

Top 5 Schools in This District

These are some of the top-rated public schools in Peru Community Schools based on a variety of measures, including academic performance and equity. Find out more about GreatSchools ratings.

District Academic Progress

This district has a mixed record of helping students improve over time. Look below to see what percentage of schools in this district are making more, less, or about the same progress as other schools in the state.


Academic Summary

Is this district offering opportunity for all its students, or leaving some kids behind? Successful districts are working to close the achievement gap.


Advanced Courses

Rigorous courses can help students prepare for and get into college, including coursework in STEM subjects. Find out more.
Parent Tip
Many successful high school students end up in remedial math courses in college. Is your student prepared for college-level math? Ask this district how they ensure students are well-prepared.


Student Demographics

Schools that create a positive culture help all students thrive. See how.


Teachers & Staff

Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.


District Calendar


District Finances

How a school district allocates funds can reflect its priorities. Learn more about how these decisions are made.
Parent Tip
District decisions about how to spend money impact your child’s schooling. Here’s how parents can have an influence.

Homes Nearby

Homes for rent & sale near this district
from Movoto

Reviews From Schools in Peru Community Schools

Would you like to add a review to a school in this district?
Parent / Guardian
May 14, 2021
The school really doesn't take bullying seriously. My nine-year-old son was bullied and had a big bruise on his arm. He still does and nothing has been done. The teachers are great but allowing... More
Parent / Guardian
June 12, 2018
Perfect schools do not exist. But this is as close as it gets. We live in a small and quiet community. We may not be the industrial center of the world, but we sure love our little town and the school... More
Review for Peru High School
Parent / Guardian
October 28, 2014
The school nurse is very rude and unprofessional. They do not handle instances of bullying very professionally, as my child has been bullied by the same kid for 9 months with no help from the school,... More
Nearby homes for sale Nearby homes
From Movoto