Canyon Day Junior High School

4621 South 9th St

Whiteriver, AZ 85941-0190

Tel: (928)338-4842
Grades 6-8
365 students
Canyon Day Junior High School serves 365 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the AZ average of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is more than the state average of 59%.
Canyon Day Junior High School operates within the Whiteriver Unified School District.

School Overview

The student population of 365 students has grown by 83% over five years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has grown by 27% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 365 students
Canyon Day Junior High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Canyon Day Junior High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 23 teachers
Canyon Day Junior High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Canyon Day Junior High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 11:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.07 is less than the state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AZ) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 23:1
Canyon Day Junior High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
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.
0.07 0.42
Canyon Day Junior 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.
n/a
36%
Canyon Day Junior High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2004-2010)
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.
99%
14%
Canyon Day Junior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2004-2014)

District Comparison

Whiteriver Unified School District's student population of 2,285 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The revenue/student of $15,233 is higher than the state average of $9,449. The district revenue/student has grown by 65% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $10,584 is higher than the state average of $8,879. The district spending/student has grown by 50% over four years.
School District Name Whiteriver Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
1
Number of Students Managed 2,285 311
Whiteriver Unified  School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $34 MM $3 MM
Whiteriver Unified  School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $23 MM $2 MM
Whiteriver Unified  School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $15,233 $9,449
Whiteriver Unified  School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $10,584 $8,879
Whiteriver Unified  School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Alchesay High School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Theodore Roosevelt School (3.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Cradleboard School (0.1 miles away)
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