Crenshaw Middle School

2525 19th St Ne,

Canton, OH, 44705-3475

Tel: (330)454-7717
Grades: 7-8

436 students

Crenshaw Middle School serves 436 students in grades 7-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the OH average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 61% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 27%.
Crenshaw Middle School operates within the Canton City School District.

Overview

The student population of 436 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 38 teachers has declined by 26% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-8
Total Students 436 students
Crenshaw Middle School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 44% Male / 56%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 38 teachers
Crenshaw Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Crenshaw Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 9:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.63 is more 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 12:1 18:1
Crenshaw Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Crenshaw Middle School Asian (1991-1996)
Hispanic
1%
4%
Crenshaw Middle School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
44%
17%
Crenshaw Middle School Black (1988-2012)
White
39%
73%
Crenshaw Middle School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Crenshaw Middle School Sch Ethnicity Crenshaw Middle 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.
0.63 0.43
Crenshaw Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
71%
37%
Crenshaw Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2012)
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.
5%
6%
Crenshaw Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 10,811 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Canton City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
24
3
Number of Students Managed 10,811 979
Canton City School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2011)
District Total Revenue $136 MM $12 MM
District Spending $124 MM $11 MM
Canton City School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $12,998 $10,997
Canton City School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,792 $10,473
Canton City School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
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 Project Rebuild Community School (0.1 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Hartford Middle School (1.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Youtz Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
 All Schools  |High Schools High Schools  |Middle Schools Middle Schools  |Elementary Elementary  |Pre-K Pre-K  |Private Schools Private Schools 
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Canton Project Rebuild Community School
    Charter School
    1731 Grace Ave Ne
    Canton , OH , 44705
    (330)452-8414
    Charter School
    0.1  mi  |  71  students  |  Gr.  10-12
  • Canton Youtz Elementary School
    1901 Midway Ave Ne
    Canton , OH , 44705
    (330)452-7601
    0.3  mi  |  397  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • Canton Fairmount Elementary School
    2701 Coventry Blvd Ne
    Canton , OH , 44705
    (330)456-3167
    1  mi  |  275  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • Canton Belle Stone Elementary School
    2100 Rowland Ave Ne
    Canton , OH , 44714
    (330)452-6521
    1  mi  |  331  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • Canton Gibbs Elementary School
    1320 Gibbs Ave Ne
    Canton , OH , 44705
    (330)456-1521
    1.3  mi  |  329  students  |  Gr.  PK-6

School Reviews

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Email: (we will not reveal your email)

Your review:

Would you recommend this school?

Add School Reviews - Recommended Yes     Add School Reviews - Not Recommended No

Area Statistics

Recent Public School Articles
The Right Kind of Universal Pre-K
The Right Kind of Universal Pre-K
For years there has been a push to universalize preschool in this country in order to provide all children with the leg up they will need in order to compete in a globalized economy. While approximately three-fourths of four year olds in America are involved in some kind of educational program, the United States still ranks only 25th out of the 34 most wealthy and upcoming nations in the world in terms of early childhood education, lagging behind the likes of Portugal and Mexico.
‘My Brother’s Keeper’ Seeks to Give African-American Boys a Boost
President Obama’s My Brother’s Keeper initiative aims to improve academic opportunities for students of color, especially African-American boys.
10 Money-Saving Tips for Back-to-School Shopping
One of the most stressful parts of back-to-school season is making sure your children get everything they need, without breaking the bank. Here are 10 expert back-to-school shopping tips to get what you need on a budget.
Did You Know?
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.