Canyon Day Junior High School

4621 South 9th St

Whiteriver, AZ 85941-0190

Tel: (928)338-4842
Grades: 7-9

242 students

Canyon Day Junior High School serves 242 students in grades 7-9.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the AZ average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is more than the state average of 58%.
Canyon Day Junior High School operates within the Whiteriver Unified School District.

Overview

The student population of 242 students has grown by 21% over five years.
The teacher population of 17 teachers has declined by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-9
Total Students 242 students
Canyon Day Junior High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 17 teachers
Canyon Day Junior High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Canyon Day Junior High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 11:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.11 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 15:1 18:1
Canyon Day Junior High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
94%
5%
Canyon Day Junior High School American Indian (1988-2012)
Asian
n/a
3%
Canyon Day Junior High School Asian (1991-2012)
Hispanic
1%
43%
Canyon Day Junior High School Hispanic (2011-2012)
Black
n/a
5%
Canyon Day Junior High School Black (1990-1995)
White
n/a
42%
Canyon Day Junior High School White (1988-2005)
All Ethnic Groups Canyon Day Junior High School Sch Ethnicity Canyon Day Junior High School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.11 0.42
Canyon Day Junior High School Diversity Score (1989-2012)
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.
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.
98%
11%
Canyon Day Junior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2004-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,197 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Whiteriver Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
1
Number of Students Managed 2,197 257
Whiteriver Unified  School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $29 MM $2 MM
Whiteriver Unified  School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $31 MM $2 MM
Whiteriver Unified  School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $13,610 $9,374
Whiteriver Unified  School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $14,441 $8,323
Whiteriver Unified  School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

Nearby 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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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • WhiteriverCradleboard School
    Hollygrape St And Powerline R
    WhiteriverAZ 85941
    (928)338-4842
    0.1 mi | 326 students | Gr. KG-7                      
  • WhiteriverWhiteriver Elementary School
    1 North 1st Ave
    WhiteriverAZ 85941
    (928)338-4842
    0.2 mi | 567 students | Gr. PK-6                      
  • WhiteriverAlchesay High School
    200 Falcon Way
    WhiteriverAZ 85941
    (928)338-4842
    0.4 mi | 525 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • WhiteriverNavit - Alchesay High School
    Vocational School
    200 Falcon Way
    WhiteriverAZ 85941
    (928)536-6232
    Vocational School

    0.4 mi | n/a students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • WhiteriverSeven Mile School
    2005 Ft. Apache
    WhiteriverAZ 85941
    (928)338-4842
    3 mi | 537 students | Gr. KG-7                      

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