Canon Exploratory School

2855 North 9th Street
Canon City, CO 81212
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
8/
10
Top 30%
Canon Exploratory School serves 348 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
Canon Exploratory School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Colorado for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-44% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 35%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 55-59% (which is higher than the Colorado state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is equal to the Colorado state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Colorado state average of 47% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Canon Exploratory School places among the top 20% of public schools in Colorado for:

School Overview

Canon Exploratory School's student population of 348 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 21 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students348 students
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Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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School Comparison

Canon Exploratory School is ranked within the top 30% of all 1,768 schools in Colorado (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Canon Exploratory School is 0.36, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.60. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CO)
Overall Testing Rank
#413 out of 1768 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
35%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
13%
34%
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Black
n/a
5%
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White
79%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.360.60
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Eligible for Free Lunch
36%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
15%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFremont Re-1 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Canon Exploratory School is Canon City High School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Canon City Middle School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Washington Elementary School (1.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Canon City Canon City High School Math: 20% | Reading: 35%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,079 student
    1.3 miles
    1313 College
    Canon City, CO 81212
    (719) 276-5870
    1.3 9-12 1,079
  • Canon City Washington Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 334 students
    1.4 miles
    606 North 9th Street
    Canon City, CO 81212
    (719) 276-6090
    1.4 K-5 334
  • Canon City Canon City Middle School Math: 23% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 402 students
    1.6 miles
    1215 Main Steeet
    Canon City, CO 81212
    (719) 276-5740
    1.6 6-8 402
  • Canon City Harrison School Math: 25% | Reading: 38%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 673 students
    1.6 miles
    920 Field Avenue
    Canon City, CO 81212
    (719) 276-5970
    1.6 K-8 673
  • Canon City Mount View Core Knowledge Charter School Charter School
    Math: 40-44% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-8 | 252 students
    1.7 miles
    809 Field Avenue
    Canon City, CO 81212
    (719) 275-1980
    1.7 PK-8 252

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