Peru school information

Average Test Scores81%77%68%
Student/Teacher ratio17:122:116:1
Total public schools81,75579,235
Total private schools267524,875
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1417,965

Did you know?

  • The average school test scores in Peru are 18% higher than the national average.
  • There are approximately 8 public schools in Peru.
  • 75.0% of people in Peru have completed 8th grade.
  • 74.0% of people in Peru have completed high school.
  • 7.9% of people in Peru have completed a bachelors degree.

Best Schools in Peru

sort by
min score 0
  • Blair Pointe Upper Elementary300 Blair PikeGrades: 01 - 06Students: 544 · Ratio: 20:177
  • Elmwood Primary Learning Center515 N Wayne StGrades: 01 - 03Students: 535 · Ratio: 20:185
  • Peru High School401 N BroadwayGrades: 06 - 12Students: 676 · Ratio: 17:1n/a
  • Peru Junior High School30 E Daniel StGrades: 07 - 08Students: 321 · Ratio: 17:180
  • Pipe Creek Elementary School3036 W 400 SGrades: PK - 01Students: 409 · Ratio: 17:1n/a
  • South Peru Early Childhood Lrn Ctr19 Park DrGrades: PK - KGStudents: 217 · Ratio: 29:1n/a

Find Real Estate Listings In Peru


New Real Estate Listings In Peru

Compare Peru, IN Education To Other Cities

Education level achieved in Peru

Completed 8th grade75.0%84.4%83.8%
Completed high school74.0%82.6%82.4%
Completed some college40.0%52.7%58.4%
Completed associate degree15.2%31.7%37.2%
Completed bachelors7.9%23.6%29.3%
Completed masters2.2%8.5%11.0%
Completed professional degree0.5%2.3%3.2%
Completed doctorate0.4%1.0%1.3%

Highest level of education achieved in Peru (high school & post-secondary)

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Denver, IN54481%18%
Converse, IN1,49180%17%
Bunker Hill, IN56078%15%
Galveston, IN1,14978%14%
Walton, IN95078%14%
Peru, IN11,19981%18%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
West Point, MS11,20046%33%
Woodinville, WA11,20185%24%
Ridgefield, NJ11,19177%14%
Ironton, OH11,19076%12%
Goulds, FL11,21037%46%
Peru, IN11,19981%18%
Source: The Peru, IN education data displayed above is derived from the United States Census Bureau and from the National Center for Education Statistics. The average school test scores are based on all schools that completed test scores within the state. Average test scores are conducted by each state independently and the type of tests may change from one state to another. Test scores were not available for all schools within the state, but were available for the vast majority.