Canton High School

  • Canton High School serves 642 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 85-89% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 78%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 75-79% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%.

School Overview

  • Canton High School's student population of 642 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 48 teachers has grown by 14% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students642 students
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Total Classroom Teachers48 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Canton High School's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Canton High School is 0.28, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall School Rank#1746 out of 7,879 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)85-89%
78%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)75-79%
72%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
11%
52%
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Black
3%
13%
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White
84%
28%
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Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score0.280.41
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Graduation Rate≥95%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
22%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCanton Isd School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Canton Canton Intermediate School
    Grades: 3-5 | 507 students
    0.1 miles
    1190 W Hwy 243
    Canton, TX 75103
    (903)567-6418
    0.1 3-5 507
  • Canton Canton Elementary School
    Grades: PK-2 | 527 students
    1.1 miles
    1163 S Buffalo St
    Canton, TX 75103
    (903)567-6521
    1.1 PK-2 527
  • Canton Canton J High School
    Grades: 6-8 | 487 students
    1.2 miles
    1115 S Buffalo St
    Canton, TX 75103
    (903)567-4329
    1.2 6-8 487
  • Canton Ranch Academy Alternative School
    Charter School
    Grades: 7-12 | 114 students
    9.6 miles
    3120 Vzcr 2318
    Canton, TX 75103
    (903)939-8000
    9.6 7-12 114
  • Edgewood Edgewood Elementary School
    Grades: PK-2 | 201 students
    10.3 miles
    804 E Pine
    Edgewood, TX 75117
    (903)896-4332
    10.3 PK-2 201

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