Canton High School

8415 North Canton Center Rd
Canton, MI 48187
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Canton High School serves 2,007 students in grades 6-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤1% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≤1% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Canton High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Michigan 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 24:1 is higher than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

Canton High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Michigan for:

School Overview

Canton High School's student population of 2,007 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 83 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students2,007 students
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Total Classroom Teachers83 teachers
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School Comparison

Canton High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,119 schools in Michigan (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Canton High School is 0.50, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.52. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Overall Testing Rank
#3001 out of 3119 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤1%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤1%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio24:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
15%
3%
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Hispanic
4%
8%
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Black
9%
18%
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White
69%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.500.52
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Graduation Rate
95%
85%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
14%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePlymouth-Canton Community Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Canton High School is Salem High School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Canton Salem High School Magnet School
    Grades: 6-12 | 2,059 students
    0.4 miles
    46181 Joy Rd
    Canton, MI 48187
    (734) 416-2800
    0.4 6-12 2,059
  • Canton Gallimore Elementary School Magnet School
    Grades: K-5 | 349 students
    0.5 miles
    8375 North Sheldon Rd
    Canton, MI 48187
    (734) 416-3150
    0.5 K-5 349
  • Plymouth Isbister Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 464 students
    0.6 miles
    9300 North Canton Center Rd
    Plymouth, MI 48170
    (734) 416-6050
    0.6 K-5 464
  • Plymouth Pioneer Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 869 students
    0.8 miles
    46081 Ann Arbor Rd W
    Plymouth, MI 48170
    (734) 416-2770
    0.8 6-8 869
  • Plymouth New School High School Charter School
    Grades: 9-12 | 75 students
    0.9 miles
    46250 Ann Arbor Road
    Plymouth, MI 48170
    (734) 386-6601
    0.9 9-12 75

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