Canon School

34360 So. School Loop Rd.
Black Canyon City, AZ 85324
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Canon School serves 131 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Canon School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20-24% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 35-39% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Arizona state level of 19:1.
Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arizona state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

Canon School's student population of 131 students has grown by 20% over five school years.
The teacher population of 10 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students131 students
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Total Classroom Teachers10 teachers
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School Comparison

Canon School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,111 schools in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Canon School is 0.42, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.65. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AZ)
Overall Testing Rank
#1429 out of 2111 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-24%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:119:1
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American Indian
3%
6%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
15%
45%
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Black
2%
5%
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White
75%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.420.65
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Eligible for Free Lunch
81%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCanon Elementary School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Canon School is Great Hearts Academies - Anthem Prep (13.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Canyon Springs (13.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is New River Elementary School (9.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • New River New River Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 219 students
    9.4 miles
    48827 N. Black Canyon Highway
    New River, AZ 85087
    (623) 445-5000
    9.4 PK-6 219
  • Phoenix Canyon Springs Math: 67% | Reading: 65%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-8 | 788 students
    13.2 miles
    40005 N. 45th Avenue
    Phoenix, AZ 85086
    (623) 376-5280
    13.2 PK-8 788
  • Phoenix Amcs At Anthem Dba Caurus Academy Charter School
    Math: 63% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-8 | 394 students
    13.5 miles
    41900 N. 42nd Ave., Unit 110
    Phoenix, AZ 85086
    (623) 551-5083
    13.5 K-8 394
  • Phoenix Great Hearts Academies - Anthem Prep Charter School
    Math: 72% | Reading: 73%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: K-12 | 795 students
    13.6 miles
    39808 N. Gavilan Peak Pkwy.
    Phoenix, AZ 85018
    (602) 438-7045
    13.6 K-12 795
  • Phoenix Gavilan Peak Elementary School Math: 60% | Reading: 70%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-8 | 722 students
    14.3 miles
    2701 W. Memorial Dr.
    Phoenix, AZ 85086
    (623) 445-5000
    14.3 PK-8 722

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