Canton Junior Senior High School

Canton Junior Senior High School serves 446 students in grades 7-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the PA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 2% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is less than the state average of 30%.
Canton Junior Senior High School operates within the Canton Area School District.
The school district's 78% graduation rate is lower than the PA state average of 88%.

Overview

The student population of 446 students has declined by 12% over five years.
The teacher population of 36 teachers has declined by 14% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-12
Total Students 446 students
Canton Junior Senior High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 36 teachers
Canton Junior Senior High School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Canton Junior Senior High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.04 is less than the state average of 0.24. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (PA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1 15:1
Canton Junior Senior High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
White
98%
70%
Canton Junior Senior High School White Students (1988-2013)
Two or more races
2%
2%
Canton Junior Senior High School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Canton Junior Senior High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown PA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.04 0.24
Canton Junior Senior High School Diversity Score (1989-2013)
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%
36%
Canton Junior Senior High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2000-2013)
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.
11%
5%
Canton Junior Senior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 996 students has decreased by 6% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 78% has decreased from 98% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $13,673 is higher than the state average of $12,476. The district revenue/student has grown by 26% over four years.
The district spending/student of $13,456 is higher than the state average of $11,944. The district spending/student has grown by 32% over four years.
School District Name Canton Area School District
Number of Schools
Managed
2
3
Number of Students Managed 996 1,528
Canton Area   School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 78% 88%
Canton Area   School District Graduation Rate (1992-2009)
District Total Revenue $14 MM $21 MM
Canton Area   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $14 MM $20 MM
Canton Area   School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $13,673 $12,476
Canton Area   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $13,456 $11,944
Canton Area   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Troy Area Junior Senior High School (9.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is S R U Middle School (18 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Canton Area Elementary School (0 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • CantonCanton Area Elementary School
    545 East Main St
    CantonPA 17724
    (570)673-5196
    0 mi | Gr. KG-6 | 550 students                      
  • TroyW R Croman Primary School
    317 Canton St
    TroyPA 16947
    (570)297-3145
    8.9 mi | Gr. KG-2 | 352 students                      
  • TroyTroy Area Junior Senior High School
    150 High St
    TroyPA 16947
    (570)297-2176
    9.6 mi | Gr. 7-12 | 725 students                      
  • TroyTroy Intrmd School
    206 King St
    TroyPA 16947
    (570)297-4565
    9.6 mi | Gr. 3-6 | 453 students                      
  • BlossburgBlossburg Elementary School
    133 Hannibal St
    BlossburgPA 16912
    (570)638-2146
    11.4 mi | Gr. KG-6 | 306 students                      

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