Canton South High School

  • Canton South High School serves 771 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 25-29% (which is lower than the Ohio state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 50-54% (which is lower than the Ohio state average of 62%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Ohio state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Ohio state average of 29%.

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School Overview

  • Canton South High School's student population of 771 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 47 teachers has declined by 16% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students771 students
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Total Classroom Teachers47 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Canton South High School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Canton South High School is 0.22, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.25. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (OH)
Overall School Rank#2543 out of 3,224 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
63%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
62%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:118:1
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
n/a
5%
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Black
8%
16%
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White
88%
71%
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Two or more races
4%
5%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Canton South High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in OH.
Diversity Score0.220.25
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Graduation Rate90-94%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
35%
23%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCanton Local School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, OH Dept. of Education

School Notes

  • Canton South High School is a public high school near Canton, Ohio. It is the only high school in the Canton Local Schools district.

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