Canaan Community Academy

  • Canaan Community Academy serves 103 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-39% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-49% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Canaan Community Academy placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Indiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Indiana state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Indiana state average of 32%.

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School Overview

  • Canaan Community Academy's student population of 103 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 5 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students103 students
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Total Classroom Teachers5 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Canaan Community Academy is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,769 schools in Indiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Canaan Community Academy is 0.25, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.51. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IN)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#1555 out of 1769 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)30-39%
54%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-49%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio21:117:1
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Hispanic
12%
12%
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White
86%
68%
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Two or more races
2%
5%
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Diversity Score0.250.51
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Eligible for Free Lunch
53%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCanaan Community Academy School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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  5.00 out of 5  (3 reviews)
5  
Great school! Great teachers that care about the students. They offer weekly Art, PE, Music, and Gardening. There are extracurricular activities such as Girls on the Run, Archery, and Robotics. Our kids love it here!
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5  
Love this school! My children are so excited to go to school and learn each day! They have many diverse opportunities such as gardening, girls on the run, student council, archery, and robotics. We love the small class sizes, but we appreciate that there are many activities for the students to become involved. This school is NOT part of Madison Schools, so that information needs to be changed. There has been a recent change in administration, so the person that gave a bad review may want to visit the school again.
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It is an awesome school! The teachers really care about my child. He loves the weekly gardening classes and can't wait to be old enough to be in the archery team.
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