Canton Elementary School

  • Canton Elementary School serves 312 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 40-44% (which is lower than the Missouri state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 55-59% (which is lower than the Missouri state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Missouri state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Missouri state average of 28%.

School Overview

  • Canton Elementary School's student population of 312 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 24 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students312 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Canton Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Canton Elementary School is 0.18, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MO)
Overall School Rank#1254 out of 2,073 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:114:1
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
n/a
6%
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Black
1%
16%
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White
90%
72%
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Two or more races
9%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Canton Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MO.
Diversity Score0.180.45
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Eligible for Free Lunch
40%
44%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCANTON R-V School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

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