Canton Junior Senior High School

Canton Junior Senior High School serves 447 students in grades 7 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the PA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Asian), which is less than the state average of 31%.
Canton Junior Senior High School operates within the Canton Area School District.
The school district's 77% graduation rate is lower than the PA state average of 89%.

School Overview

The student population of 447 students has declined by 14% over five years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has declined by 12% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-12
Total Students 447 students
Canton Junior Senior High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Canton Junior Senior High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 34 teachers
Canton Junior Senior High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Canton Junior Senior High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.06 is less than the state average of 0.24. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (PA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 15:1
Canton Junior Senior High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
1%
3%
Canton Junior Senior High School Asian Students (1994-2014)
White
97%
69%
Canton Junior Senior High School White Students (1988-2014)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Canton Junior Senior High School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Canton Junior Senior High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown PA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.06 0.24
Canton Junior Senior High School Diversity Score (1989-2014)
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.
31%
38%
Canton Junior Senior High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2000-2014)
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.
8%
5%
Canton Junior Senior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,003 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 77% has decreased from 98% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $14,263 is higher than the state average of $12,967. The district revenue/student has grown by 31% over four years.
The district spending/student of $13,684 is higher than the state average of $12,300. The district spending/student has grown by 28% over four years.
School District Name Canton Area School District
Number of Schools
Managed
2
3
Number of Students Managed 1,003 1,514
Canton Area   School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 77% 89%
Canton Area   School District Graduation Rate (1992-2010)
District Total Revenue $15 MM $21 MM
Canton Area   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $14 MM $20 MM
Canton Area   School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $14,263 $12,967
Canton Area   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $13,684 $12,300
Canton Area   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Troy Area Junior Senior High School (9.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Rock L Butler Middle School (24.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Canton Area Elementary School (0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • CantonCanton Area Elementary School
    Grades: KG-6 | 556 students545 East Main St
    CantonPA 17724
    (570)673-5196
    0KG-6556
  • TroyW R Croman Primary School
    8.9 miles | Grades: KG-2 | 342 students317 Canton St
    TroyPA 16947
    (570)297-3145
    8.9KG-2342
  • TroyTroy Area Junior Senior High School
    9.6 miles | Grades: 7-12 | 673 students150 High St
    TroyPA 16947
    (570)297-2176
    9.67-12673
  • TroyTroy Intrmd School
    9.6 miles | Grades: 3-6 | 443 students206 King St
    TroyPA 16947
    (570)297-4565
    9.63-6443
  • BlossburgBlossburg Elementary School
    11.4 miles | Grades: KG-6 | 314 students133 Hannibal St
    BlossburgPA 16912
    (570)638-2146
    11.4KG-6314

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