Canton School District
For the 2021 school year, there are 4 public elementary schools in Canton School District, serving 2,240 students. Public elementary schools in Canton School District have an average math proficiency score of 64% (versus the Massachusetts public elementary school average of 48%), and reading proficiency score of 68% (versus the 52% statewide average). This district's average elementary testing ranking is 8/10, which is in the top 30% of public elementary schools in Massachusetts.
Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which is less than the Massachusetts public elementary school average of 42% (majority Hispanic).
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the Massachusetts public elementary school average of 13:1.
|School District Name||Canton School District|
|School District Website||http://www.cantonma.org|
|School District Phone Number||(781) 821-5060|
|School District Grades Offered||PK - 12|
|2017-2018 School Year Data||This School District||This State (MA)|
|# of Schools||4 Schools||1,396 Schools|
|# of Students||2,240 Students||639,975 Students|
|# of Teachers||171 Teachers||48,405 Teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||13:1||13:1|
Canton School District, which is ranked within the top 30% of all 345 school districts in Massachusetts (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-2018 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 98% has increased from 92% over five school years.
|Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data||This School District||State Average (MA)|
Overall Testing Rank
|#101 out of 403 school districts|
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
Students by Ethnicity:
|# of American Indian Students||n/a||1,418 Students|
|% American Indian Students||n/a||n/a|
|# of Asian Students||241 Students||44,525 Students|
|% Asian Students|
|# of Hispanic Students||114 Students||136,672 Students|
|% Hispanic Students|
|# of Black Students||226 Students||61,197 Students|
|% Black Students|
|# of White Students||1,540 Students||370,245 Students|
|% White Students|
|# of Hawaiian Students||6 Students||524 Students|
|% of Hawaiian Students||n/a||n/a|
|# of Two or more races Students||113 Students||25,369 Students|
|% of Two or more races Students|
Students by Grade:
|# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:||-||20,211|
|# of Students in Kindergarten:||221||63,302|
|# of Students in 1st Grade:||246||68,019|
|# of Students in 2nd Grade:||248||68,249|
|# of Students in 3rd Grade:||238||70,066|
|# of Students in 4th Grade:||282||72,164|
|# of Students in 5th Grade:||269||72,391|
|# of Students in 6th Grade:||235||71,172|
|# of Students in 7th Grade:||239||60,045|
|# of Students in 8th Grade:||262||58,596|
|# of Students in 9th Grade:||-||4,825|
|# of Students in 10th Grade:||-||4,116|
|# of Students in 11th Grade:||-||3,590|
|# of Students in 12th Grade:||-||3,177|
|# of Ungraded Students:||-||52|
Fiscal Data Comparison
The revenue/student of $18,289 in this school district is less than the state median of $20,340. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $17,623 is less than the state median of $18,839. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
|Definition of Terms 2016-2017||This School District||This State (MA)|
|Total Revenue||$61 MM||$28 MM|
|Spending||$58 MM||$26 MM|
|Revenue / Student||$18,289||$20,340|
|Revenue / Student||$17,623||$18,839|
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