Summit Academy Secondary - Canton

2400 Cleveland Ave Nw,

Canton, OH, 44709-3613

Tel: (330)453-8547
Grades: 9-12

60 students

Summit Academy Secondary - Canton serves 60 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the OH average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 27%.
Summit Academy Secondary - Canton operates within the Summit Academy Secondary - Canton School District.
The school district's 25% graduation rate is lower than the OH state average of 87%.

Overview

The student population of 60 students has grown by 20% over five years.
The teacher population of 6 teachers has grown by 20% over five years.
School Type Special education school / Charter School
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 60 students
Summit Academy Secondary - Canton Total Students (2005-2012)
Gender % 74% Male / 26%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 6 teachers
Summit Academy Secondary - Canton Total Classroom Teachers (2008-2012)
Students by Grade Summit Academy Secondary - Canton Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.41 is less than the state average of 0.43. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (OH) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1 18:1
Summit Academy Secondary - Canton Student : Teacher Ratio (2008-2012)
American Indian
1%
n/a
Summit Academy Secondary - Canton American Indian (2008-2012)
Asian
n/a
2%
Summit Academy Secondary - Canton Asian (2008-2011)
Hispanic
3%
4%
Summit Academy Secondary - Canton Hispanic (2009-2012)
Black
18%
17%
Summit Academy Secondary - Canton Black (2005-2012)
White
75%
73%
Summit Academy Secondary - Canton White (2005-2012)
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.41 0.43
Summit Academy Secondary - Canton Diversity Score (2005-2012)
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.
65%
37%
Summit Academy Secondary - Canton Eligible for Free Lunch (2009-2012)
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.
10%
6%
Summit Academy Secondary - Canton Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2009-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 60 students has grown by 36% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 25% has increased from 0% over five years.
School District Name Summit Academy Secondary - Canton School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
3
Number of Students Managed 60 979
Summit Academy Secondary - Canton School District Number of Students Managed (2005-2011)
Graduation Rate 25%% 87%
District Total Revenue $919,000 $12 MM
District Spending $2 MM $11 MM
Summit Academy Secondary - Canton School District Spending (2005-2009)
District Revenue / Student $20,886 $10,997
Summit Academy Secondary - Canton School District Revenue / Student (2005-2009)
District Spending / Student $38,114 $10,473
Summit Academy Secondary - Canton School District Spending / Student (2005-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, OH Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Choices Alternative School (0.6 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Lehman Middle School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Barbara F Schreiber Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Canton Worley Elementary School
    1340 23rd St Nw
    Canton , OH , 44709
    (330)452-5748
    0.2  mi  |  375  students  |  Gr.  KG-7
  • Canton Choices Alternative School
    Alternative School
    816 30th St Nw
    Canton , OH , 44709
    (330)451-3300
    Alternative School
    0.6  mi  |  158  students  |  Gr.  10-12
  • Canton Barbara F Schreiber Elementary School
    1503 Woodland Ave Nw
    Canton , OH , 44703
    (330)452-1672
    0.7  mi  |  390  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Canton Mason Elementary School
    316 30th St Nw
    Canton , OH , 44709
    (330)588-2156
    0.8  mi  |  289  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Canton Mckinley High School
    2323 17th St Nw
    Canton , OH , 44708
    (330)438-2712
    0.9  mi  |  1589  students  |  Gr.  9-12

School Reviews

  • Recommended February 28, 2014 - This is my oldest son's 1st yr in Summit Academy Secondary High in Canton.Prior to that,he attended a public high school.My husband and I could not be any happier with this school! There isn't one single person at this school that doesn't have our son's best interest in mind.Everyone has been so helpful and kind,and the programs available are wonderful! Not just as far as academics,but for preparing our son for the real world as well.Our son loves his teachers,the principle,and all of the staff there.He is not angry in the morning when he gets up for school,and doesn't come home angry from school because he actually enjoys attending this school.He NEVER showed any interest in ANY after school activities before in his old school.Now,this year,my husband and I didn't know whether or not to pass out or cry when he came home from this school and actually asked us if he could join the basketball team!His grades are outstanding and we couldn't be more pleased.My only regret is that I hadn't heard of this school sooner!!!!! - Posted by Parent

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Canton, OH public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.18, which is lower than the Ohio average of 0.25. The most diverse school in Canton is Belle Stone Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Ohio or national school diversity statistics.