Canton Junior Senior High School

  • Canton Junior Senior High School serves 422 students in grades 7-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the PA average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is less than the state average of 32%.
  • Canton Junior Senior High School operates within the Canton Area School District.
  • Canton Area School District's 77% graduation rate is lower than the PA state average of 89%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 422 students has declined by 5% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 34 teachers has declined by 5% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students422 students
Canton Junior Senior High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Canton Junior Senior High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
Canton Junior Senior High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeCanton Junior Senior High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(PA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1
Canton Junior Senior High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
n/a
4%
Canton Junior Senior High School Asian Students (1994-2014)
Hispanic
n/a
10%
Canton Junior Senior High School Black Students (2002-2012)
Black
n/a
15%
Canton Junior Senior High School Black Students (1995-2011)
White
97%
68%
Canton Junior Senior High School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
3%
3%
Canton Junior Senior High School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.060.51
Canton Junior Senior High School Diversity Score (1989-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
32%
41%
Canton Junior Senior High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2001-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
8%
5%
Canton Junior Senior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2015)

District Comparison

  • Canton Area School District's student population of 962 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 77% has decreased from 97% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $14,864 is higher than the state average of $12,967. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $14,261 is higher than the state average of $12,300. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameCanton Area School District
Number of Schools
Managed
2
3
Number of Students Managed9621,497
Canton Area School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate77%89%
Canton Area School District Graduation Rate (1993-2015)
District Total Revenue$15 MM$21 MM
Canton Area School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$14 MM$20 MM
Canton Area School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$14,864$12,967
Canton Area School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$14,261$12,300
Canton Area School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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    0 miles
    545 E Main St
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    317 Canton St
    TroyPA 16947
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    Grades: 7-12 | 671 students
    9.6 miles
    150 High St
    TroyPA 16947
    (570)297-2176
    9.67-12671
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    9.6 miles
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    TroyPA 16947
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    11.4 miles
    133 Hannibal St
    BlossburgPA 16912
    (570)638-2146
    11.4KG-6225

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