Public Schools in Peru, Indiana

There are 7 Public Schools in Peru, Indiana, serving a population of 11,510 people in an area of 6 square miles. There is 1 Public School per 1,644 people, and 1 Public School per square mile.

In Indiana, Peru is ranked 315th of 865 cities in Public Schools per capita, and 232nd of 865 cities in Public Schools per square mile.

List of Peru Public Schools

Find Peru, Indiana public schools, including charter schools, k-12, elementary, middle, and high schools.


Blair Pointe Upper Elementary 300 Blair Pike Peru, IN

Elmwood Elementary School 515 North Wayne Street Peru, IN

Elmwood Primary Learning Center 515 North Wayne Street Peru, IN

Peru High School 401 North Broadway Peru, IN

Peru Junior High School 30 Daniel Street Peru, IN

Pipe Creek Elementary School 3036 West 400 South Peru, IN

South Peru School 19 Park Drive Peru, IN

About Peru Public Schools

Peru Public Schools are tuition-free, publicly funded schools that are legally required to accept and provide an education to all children from Kindergarten age through Grade 12 in Peru, IN. Each of the fifty state constitutions includes a requirement for the provision of a Public School system, and each state, including Indiana, also has a compulsory education law that requires school-age children to attend school.

You may contact Public Schools for questions about:
  • Peru Public School calendars
  • Admissions policies and enrollment
  • Peru school district
  • Academics and school curriculum
  • School buses and transportation

Peru Public School Statistics

Find Peru Public School Enrollment and Educational Attainment (Age 25+). Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau; American Community Survey, 2017 ACS 5-Year Estimates.

Peru Public School Enrollment
 PeruIndiana
Nursery & Preschool Enrollment147 (91.9%)54,163 (54.6%)
Kindergarten Enrollment193 (96.5%)73,634 (86.9%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 1-4)631 (97.2%)312,521 (87.7%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 5-8)564 (97.6%)312,022 (87.8%)
High School Enrollment (Grades 9-12)539 (93.7%)323,653 (89.9%)
Peru Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 PeruIndiana
Less than 9th Grade Education233 (3.1%)167,020 (3.8%)
9-12th Grade (No Diploma)1,016 (13.7%)343,773 (7.9%)
High School Graduate (Including Equivalency)2,908 (39.2%)1,474,872 (33.8%)