4621 S. 9th Street
Whiteriver, AZ 85941
Rating
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Canyon Day Junior High School serves 511 students in grades 6-8.
Canyon Day Junior High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 8% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 7% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Arizona state level of 17:1.

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 511 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in AZ
  • Math Proficiency
    : 8% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 7% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

School Overview

Canyon Day Junior High School's student population of 511 students has grown by 41% over five school years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has grown by 33% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
511 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
28 teachers
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School Rankings

Canyon Day Junior High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,120 schools in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Canyon Day Junior High School is 0.02, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.65. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
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State Level (AZ)
Overall Testing Rank
#2106 out of 2120 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
8%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
7%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
17:1
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American Indian
99%
5%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
1%
46%
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Black
n/a
6%
White
n/a
36%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.02
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Eligible for Free Lunch
70%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (19-20)
16%
7%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

8% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 45% AZ state average), while 7% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 45% AZ state average).

How many students attend Canyon Day Junior High School?

511 students attend Canyon Day Junior High School.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

99% of Canyon Day Junior High School students are American Indian, and 1% of students are Hispanic.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Canyon Day Junior High School?

Canyon Day Junior High School has a student ration of 18:1, which is higher than the Arizona state average of 17:1.

What grades does Canyon Day Junior High School offer ?

Canyon Day Junior High School offers enrollment in grades 6-8

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 511 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 8% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 7% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AZ Dept. of Education

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