Canton High School

Canton High School serves 725 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the IL average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 50%.
Canton High School operates within the Canton Union 66 School District.
Canton Union 66 School District's 82% graduation rate is lower than the IL state average of 88%.

School Overview

The student population of 725 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 48 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 725 students
Canton High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Canton High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 48 teachers
Canton High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Canton High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.08 is less than the state average of 0.31. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 18:1
Canton High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Hispanic
2%
25%
Canton High School Black Students (1995-2014)
White
96%
50%
Canton High School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Canton High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.08 0.31
Canton High School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
47%
47%
Canton High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2004-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a
3%
Canton High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2004-2014)

District Comparison

Canton Union 66 School District's student population of 2,640 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 82% has decreased from 86% over five years.
The revenue/student of $8,214 in this district is less than the state average of $11,118. The district revenue/student has grown by 6% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $10,115 is less than the state average of $11,218. The district spending/student has grown by 19% over four years.
School District Name Canton Union 66 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
3
Number of Students Managed 2,640 938
Canton Union   66 School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 82% 88%
Canton Union   66 School District Graduation Rate (1995-2014)
District Total Revenue $22 MM $11 MM
Canton Union   66 School District District Total Revenue (1990-2014)
District Spending $27 MM $11 MM
Canton Union   66 School District District Spending (1990-2014)
District Revenue / Student $8,214 $11,118
Canton Union   66 School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2014)
District Spending / Student $10,115 $11,218
Canton Union   66 School District District Spending / Student (1992-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Fulton Regional Safe School (1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Fulton Regional Safe School (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lincoln Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • CantonLincoln Elementary School
    Grades: KG-4 | 240 students
    0.7 miles
    20 Lincoln Rd
    CantonIL 61520
    (309)647-7594
    0.7KG-4240
  • Canton Westview Elementary School
    Grades: PK-4 | 410 students
    0.8 miles
    700 Old West Vine St
    CantonIL 61520
    (309)647-2111
    0.8PK-4410
  • CantonFulton Regional Safe SchoolAlternative School
    Grades: 6-12 | 9 students
    1 miles
    749 East Locust St
    CantonIL 61520
    (309)518-8029
    16-129
  • Canton Eastview Elementary School
    Grades: KG-4 | 431 students
    1.3 miles
    1490 East Myrtle St
    CantonIL 61520
    (309)647-0136
    1.3KG-4431
  • CantonIngersoll Middle School
    Grades: 5-8 | 794 students
    1.6 miles
    1605 East Ash St
    CantonIL 61520
    (309)647-6951
    1.65-8794

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