Canton School District 41-1 School District

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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 3 public schools in Canton School District 41-1 School District, serving 870 students.
  • Public school in Canton School District 41-1 School District have an average math proficiency score of 52% (versus the South Dakota public school average of 46%), and reading proficiency score of 60% (versus the 52% statewide average). This district's average school ranking is in the top 30% of public schools in South Dakota.
  • The top ranked public schools in Canton School District 41-1 School District are Canton Middle School - 04, Lawrence Elementary - 02 and Canton High School - 01. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is less than the South Dakota public school average of 30% (majority American Indian).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the South Dakota public school average of 14:1.

Overview

School District NameCanton School District 41-1 School District
School District Websitehttp://www.cantonsdk12.org/district41-1
School District Phone Number(605)764-2706
School District Grades OfferedKG - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (SD)
# of Schools3 Schools722 Schools
# of Students870 Students145,072 Students
# of Teachers61 Teachers9,796 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio14:114:1

District Comparison

  • Canton School District 41-1 School District, which is ranked within the top 30% of all 149 school districts in South Dakota (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-2017 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 85-89% has increased from 80-84% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (SD)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Canton School District 41-1  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of SD by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
59%
53%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Canton School District 41-1  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of SD by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate85-89%
82%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Canton School District 41-1  School District and public school graduation rate of SD by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.130.48
# of American Indian Students9 Students22,960 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
16%
# of Asian Students10 Students2,450 Students
% Asian Students
1%
2%
# of Hispanic Students14 Students8,185 Students
% Hispanic Students
2%
5%
# of Black Students5 Students4,411 Students
% Black Students
1%
3%
# of White Students810 Students101,454 Students
% White Students
93%
70%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a153 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students22 Students5,459 Students
% of Two or more races Students
2%
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: - 3,388
# of Students in Kindergarten:7512,298
# of Students in 1st Grade:5911,015
# of Students in 2nd Grade:6511,028
# of Students in 3rd Grade:6111,166
# of Students in 4th Grade:7011,439
# of Students in 5th Grade:6611,400
# of Students in 6th Grade:7511,161
# of Students in 7th Grade:7711,123
# of Students in 8th Grade:5510,704
# of Students in 9th Grade:5611,505
# of Students in 10th Grade:8010,340
# of Students in 11th Grade:609,403
# of Students in 12th Grade:719,102
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $9,889 in this school district is less than the state average of $11,339. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $8,574 is less than the state average of $10,782. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (SD)
Total Revenue$8 MM$4 MM
This chart display total revenue of Canton School District 41-1  School District and average revenue for each school distric in SD by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending$7 MM$3 MM
This chart display total spending of Canton School District 41-1  School District and average spending for each school distric in SD by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student$9,889$11,339
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Canton School District 41-1  School District and average revenue per public school student in SD by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student$8,574$10,782
This chart display average spending per public school student in Canton School District 41-1  School District and average spending per public school student in SD by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Canton School District 41-1 School District Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Canton High School - 01 Math: 40-44% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank: Top 50%
    800 N Main St
    Canton, SD 57013
    (605)764-2706

    Grades: 9-12 | 267 students
  • Canton Middle School - 04 Math: 55-59% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank: Top 20%
    800 N Main St
    Canton, SD 57013
    (605)764-2706

    Grades: 6-8 | 207 students
  • Lawrence Elementary - 02 Math: 51% | Reading: 56%
    Rank: Top 30%
    724 N Sanborn
    Canton, SD 57013
    (605)764-2579

    Grades: K-5 | 396 students
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