Cannelton Elementary & High School

  • Cannelton Elementary & High School serves 261 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35-39% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 54%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 55-59% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 62%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Cannelton Elementary & High School 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 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Indiana state level of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Indiana state average of 32% (majority Black).

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School Overview

  • Cannelton Elementary & High School's student population of 261 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 20 teachers has grown by 25% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students261 students
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Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Cannelton Elementary & High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,762 schools in Indiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Cannelton Elementary & High School is 0.17, 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 Testing Rank#1255 out of 1762 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
54%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
62%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:117:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
4%
12%
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Black
n/a
13%
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White
91%
68%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
5%
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Diversity Score0.170.51
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Graduation Rate60-79%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
67%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCannelton City Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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