Thank you for choosing Peru Community Schools and Elmwood Primary Learning Center for your student's educational experience. We are very proud that Elmwood can offer the following to you and your child:
EXEMPLARY READING PROGRAM -Elmwood Primary Learning Center is an award winner of the Indiana State Reading Association’s Exemplary Reading Award, and recognized by the International Reading Association as an Exemplary Reading School.
**IREAD - 93% Passing -Ninety-five percent of all third grade students passed the Indiana State Reading Assessment in 2018-2019.
DEDICATED AND CARING STAFF -Elmwood prides itself for having a dedicated and caring staff meeting the needs of all students.
A SAFE SCHOOL- All visitors need to use door #1 and will need to present a valid ID to obtain access to our building. Visitors will need to have a time, date, and specific reason planned for their visit.
**Parents/guardians and people on the emergency contact list may have lunch with their child. You have to present a valid ID and wear our identification sticker. If family is in town visiting, please call ahead to make arrangements. No visitors are allowed at recess.
ELMWOOD ATTENDANCE HOTLINE: PLEASE USE OUR HOTLINE TO CALL IN YOUR ABSENT STUDENT. ALL YOU HAVE TO DO IS LEAVE A MESSAGE WITH THE STUDENT NAME, YOUR NAME, AND THE REASON FOR ABSENCE. 765-475-2430
**Perfect Attendance is zero missed days and no more than two total tardies.
**Please be aware that student illnesses with parent notification are excused (up to five days per year, without a doctor's note). Beyond this, a medical note is required for an excused absence from school.
Mrs. Kristi R. Eddy
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PERU COMMUNITY SCHOOLS IS HOME OF THE ONLY 4-STAR RATED SCHOOL IN MIAMI COUNTY, BY THE INDIANA DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION.
PERU COMMUNITY SCHOOLS HAS AN "A" RATING BY THE INDIANA DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION.
PERU COMMUNITY SCHOOLS USES INDIANA'S COLLEGE AND CAREER READINESS STANDARDS.
PERU COMMUNITY SCHOOLS HAS THE HIGHEST GRADUATION RATE IN MIAMI COUNTY (97.8%).
PERU COMMUNITY SCHOOLS HAS THE HIGHEST I-READ SCORES IN MIAMI COUNTY (94%).
PERU COMMUNITY SCHOOLS WAS VOTED MIAMI COUNTY READER'S CHOICE "BEST SCHOOL CORPORATION", BY PERU TRIBUNE.
PERU COMMUNITY SCHOOLS' ART PROGRAM HAS WON STATE AND NATIONAL AWARDS.