Canby High School

Canby High School serves 1,519 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the OR average of 20:1.
Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 35%.
Canby High School operates within the Canby 86 School District.
The school district's 86% graduation rate is higher than the OR state average of 80%.

Overview

The student population of 1519 students has declined by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 71 teachers has grown by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,519 students
Canby High School Total Students (1995-2012)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 71 teachers
Canby High School Total Classroom Teachers (1995-2012)
Students by Grade Canby High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has decreased from 24:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.44 is less than the state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (OR) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 22:1 20:1
Canby High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1995-2012)
American Indian
n/a
2%
Asian
1%
4%
Canby High School Asian (1995-2012)
Hispanic
21%
21%
Canby High School Hispanic (1995-2012)
Black
n/a
3%
Canby High School Black (2006-2012)
White
72%
65%
Canby High School White (1995-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Canby High School Sch Ethnicity Canby 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.
0.44 0.70
Canby High School Diversity Score (1995-2012)
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.
27%
44%
Canby High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1995-2012)
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.
3%
7%
Canby High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 5,153 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 86% has increased from 0% over five years.
School District Name Canby 86 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
3
Number of Students Managed 5,153 741
Canby   86 School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 86% 80%
Canby   86 School District Graduation Rate (1995-2009)
District Total Revenue $49 MM n/a
Canby   86 School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $52 MM n/a
Canby   86 School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,835 $0
Canby   86 School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,362 $0
Canby   86 School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, OR Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Wilsonville High School (4.2 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Baker Prairie Middle School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Howard Eccles Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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Clackamas County, OR 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 0.37, which is lower than the Oregon average of 0.7. The most diverse school district in Clackamas County is Canby School District 86 School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Oregon or national school diversity statistics.