Canton School District
For the 2021 school year, there are 4 public schools serving 1,596 students in Canton School District. Canton School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Connecticut.
Public schools in Canton School District have an average math proficiency score of 66% (versus the Connecticut public school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 75% (versus the 57% statewide average). This district's average testing ranking is 9/10, which is in the top 20% of public schools in Connecticut.
Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is less than the Connecticut public school average of 46% (majority Hispanic).
|School District Name||Canton School District|
|School District Website||http://www.cantonschools.org|
|School District Phone Number||(860) 693-7704|
|School District Grades Offered||PK - 12|
|2017-2018 School Year Data||This School District||This State (CT)|
|# of Schools||4 Schools||1,030 Schools|
|# of Students||1,596 Students||519,520 Students|
|# of Teachers||121 Teachers||42,516 Teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||13:1||12:1|
Canton School District, which is ranked within the top 20% of all 198 school districts in Connecticut (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-2018 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 95% has increased from 90-94% over five school years.
|Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data||This School District||State Average (CT)|
Overall Testing Rank
|#31 out of 201 school districts|
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
Students by Ethnicity:
|# of American Indian Students||2 Students||1,370 Students|
|% American Indian Students||n/a||n/a|
|# of Asian Students||47 Students||26,997 Students|
|% Asian Students|
|# of Hispanic Students||99 Students||127,608 Students|
|% Hispanic Students|
|# of Black Students||111 Students||65,685 Students|
|% Black Students|
|# of White Students||1,305 Students||280,236 Students|
|% White Students|
|# of Hawaiian Students||1 Student||640 Students|
|% of Hawaiian Students||n/a||n/a|
|# of Two or more races Students||31 Students||16,984 Students|
|% of Two or more races Students|
Students by Grade:
|# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:||20||14,219|
|# of Students in Kindergarten:||106||35,897|
|# of Students in 1st Grade:||105||36,454|
|# of Students in 2nd Grade:||117||36,436|
|# of Students in 3rd Grade:||108||37,652|
|# of Students in 4th Grade:||114||38,502|
|# of Students in 5th Grade:||125||39,829|
|# of Students in 6th Grade:||131||39,247|
|# of Students in 7th Grade:||132||39,751|
|# of Students in 8th Grade:||140||39,847|
|# of Students in 9th Grade:||137||42,608|
|# of Students in 10th Grade:||135||40,348|
|# of Students in 11th Grade:||117||39,804|
|# of Students in 12th Grade:||109||38,926|
|# of Ungraded Students:||-||-|
Fiscal Data Comparison
The revenue/student of $20,715 in this school district is less than the state median of $22,339. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $20,041 is less than the state median of $20,069. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
|Definition of Terms 2016-2017||This School District||This State (CT)|
|Total Revenue||$33 MM||$33 MM|
|Spending||$32 MM||$30 MM|
|Revenue / Student||$20,715||$22,339|
|Revenue / Student||$20,041||$20,069|
Canton School District Public Schools (2021)
- School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
- Rank: #22.4 Barbourtown Rd.
Canton, CT 06019
Grades: PK-3 | 456 students
- Rank: #33.76 Simonds Avenue
Canton, CT 06019
Grades: 7-8 | 272 students
- Rank: #44.39 Dyer Ave.
Canton, CT 06019
Grades: 4-6 | 370 students
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