Ella Canavan Elementary School

Ella Canavan Elementary School serves 498 students in grades KG-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the OH average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 27%.
Ella Canavan Elementary School operates within the Medina City School District.

Overview

The student population of 498 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has declined by 18% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 498 students
Ella Canavan Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 22 teachers
Ella Canavan Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Ella Canavan Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has increased from 20:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.17 is less 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 22:1 18:1
Ella Canavan Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
2%
Ella Canavan Elementary School Asian (1990-2012)
Hispanic
1%
4%
Ella Canavan Elementary School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
3%
17%
Ella Canavan Elementary School Black (1988-2012)
White
91%
73%
Ella Canavan Elementary School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Ella Canavan Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Ella Canavan Elementary 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.
0.17 0.22
Ella Canavan Elementary 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.
12%
37%
Ella Canavan Elementary 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.
1%
6%
Ella Canavan Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 7,521 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Medina City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
11
3
Number of Students Managed 7,521 1,089
Medina City   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $88 MM $12 MM
Medina City   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $103 MM $11 MM
Medina City   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,409 $10,997
Medina City   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $13,283 $10,473
Medina 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 Evolve Academy (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is A. I. Root Middle School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Garfield Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • MedinaA. I. Root Middle School
    333 West Sturbridge Dr
    MedinaOH 44256
    (330)636-3500
    0.5 mi | 830 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • MedinaGarfield Elementary School
    234 South Broadway St
    MedinaOH 44256
    (330)636-4200
    0.7 mi | 423 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • MedinaEvolve Academy
    Special Education School
    222 South Broadway St
    MedinaOH 44256
    (330)636-4213
    Special Education School

    0.7 mi | 4 students | Gr. 5-12                      
  • MedinaHeritage Elementary School
    833 Guilford Blvd
    MedinaOH 44256
    (330)636-4400
    1 mi | 415 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • MedinaSidney Fenn Elementary School
    320 North Spring Grove St
    MedinaOH 44256
    (330)636-4100
    1.3 mi | 480 students | Gr. KG-5                      

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Did You Know?
Medina, 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 0.10, which is lower than the Ohio average of 0.25. The most diverse school in Medina is Evolve Academy. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Ohio or national school diversity statistics.