Average Teacher Salary in Peru Community Schools

The average teacher salary in Peru Community Schools is $42,834.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $24,360 $15,070 $17,660 $26,120 $30,050 $32,690
Kindergarten $47,830 $30,430 $37,040 $49,470 $59,440 $64,880
Elementary $48,970 $28,760 $37,400 $50,500 $60,110 $66,100
Middle school $46,730 $27,270 $35,340 $45,830 $58,390 $64,950
High school $46,280 $26,830 $35,390 $45,830 $57,340 $65,280

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General Facts

  • Staff: 295
  • Full time teachers: 141
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 16 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 32
  • Instructional Coordinators: 4
  • Elementary Teachers: 64
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 10
  • Pre-K Teachers: 0
  • High School Teachers: 67
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 2,323

Financial Statistics for Peru Community Schools

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $7,644,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $14,154,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $1,349,000
  • Total revenue: $23,147,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $11,659,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $11,299,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $4,938,000
  • Expenditures per student: $33,000
  • Total expenditures: $23,411,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $6,281,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $786,000
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $214,000

Information on Schools within Peru Community Schools

Elementary Schools within the Peru Community Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Blair Pointe Upper Elementary
300 Blair Pike
Peru, IN 46970
765-473-4741
  • Total: 507
  • 4th grade: 177
  • 5th grade: 163
  • 6th grade: 167
17 to 1 29 4th Grade 6th Grade
Elmwood Primary Learning Center
515 North Wayne St
Peru, IN 46970
765-473-7335
  • Total: 568
  • 1st grade: 186
  • 2nd grade: 192
  • 3rd grade: 190
16 to 1 35 1st Grade 3rd Grade
South Peru Early Childhood Learning Center
19 Park Dr
Peru, IN 46970
765-472-2961
  • Total: 185
  • Pre-k: 20
  • Kindergarten: 165
19 to 1 10 Prekindergarten Kindergarten

Middle Schools within the Peru Community Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Peru Junior High School
30 East Daniel St
Peru, IN 46970
765-473-3084
  • Total: 336
  • 7th grade: 185
  • 8th grade: 151
14 to 1 24 7th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Peru Community Schools

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Peru High School
401 North Brdway
Peru, IN 46970
765-472-3301
  • Total: 727
  • 9th grade: 186
  • 10th grade: 192
  • 11th grade: 191
  • 12th grade: 158
17 to 1 42 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $18,029
  • Median family income: $41,638
  • Median male income: $26,941
  • Median female income: $15,784
  • Median income of a renter: $20,442
  • Median income of a home owner: $40,492
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    945 995 990 850 265

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