Timken High School

521 Tuscarawas St West,

Canton, OH, 44702-2019

Tel: (330)438-2602
Grades: 9-12

1,003 students

Timken High School serves 1,003 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the OH average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 56% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 27%.
Timken High School operates within the Canton City School District.
The school district's 83% graduation rate is lower than the OH state average of 87%.

Overview

The student population of 1003 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 83 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,003 students
Timken High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 46% Male / 54%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 83 teachers
Timken High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Timken High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.62 is more than the state average of 0.22. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (OH) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1 18:1
Timken High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Timken High School Asian (1995-2006)
Hispanic
1%
4%
Timken High School Hispanic (2003-2012)
Black
41%
17%
Timken High School Black (1988-2012)
White
44%
73%
Timken High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Timken High School Sch Ethnicity Timken 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.
0.62 0.22
Timken High 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.
88%
37%
Timken High 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.
7%
6%
Timken High 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.
The district's graduation rate of 83% has decreased from 96% over five years.
School District Name Canton City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
24
3
Number of Students Managed 10,811 1,089
Canton City School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 83% 87%
Canton City School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $136 MM $12 MM
Canton City School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
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 Brighten Heights Charter School Of Canton (0.6 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Hartford Middle School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Canton Arts Academy @ Summit (0.6 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Canton Canton Arts Academy @ Summit
    1100 10th St Nw
    Canton , OH , 44703
    (330)452-6537
    0.6  mi  |  194  students  |  Gr.  KG-8
  • Canton Brighten Heights Charter School Of Canton
    Charter School
    1100 Cleveland Ave Nw
    Canton , OH , 44702
    (330)456-4490
    Charter School
    0.6  mi  |  128  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Canton Dueber Elementary School
    815 Dueber Ave Sw
    Canton , OH , 44706
    (330)580-3517
    0.9  mi  |  295  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • Canton Canton City Digital Academy
    401 14th St Se
    Canton , OH , 44707
    (330)438-2500
    0.9  mi  |  114  students  |  Gr.  7-12
  • Canton Early Childhood Kindergarten
    1350 Cherry Ave Ne
    Canton , OH , 44714
    (330)580-3008
    1  mi  |  8  students  |  Gr.  PK

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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 0.17, 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.