PROFICIENCY 40% 11% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
40%Canon Elementary District
40%Black Canyon City

Canon School is a school servicing grades PK to 8 and is located in the district of "Canon Elementary District" in Black Canyon City, AZ. There are a total of 111 students and 9 teachers at Canon School, for a student to teacher ratio of 14 to 1. There are a total of 71 free lunch students and 8 reduced lunch students.

Canon School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 39.5%, which is 11% higher than the Arizona average.


Student/Teacher ratio14:1
Free lunch71
Reduced lunch8


Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Canon School, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

3< 50%
4< 50%
5< 50%
6< 50%
7< 50%
8>= 50%
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

3< 50%
4< 50%
5< 50%
6>= 50%
7< 50%
8>= 50%
High Schooln/a

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

Canon School race/ethnicity breakdown

White 74.1% 74.1% 40.8% 51.1%
Black 2.8% 2.8% 5.1% 15.9%
Asian 1.4% 1.4% 2.8% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 17.5% 17.5% 43.8% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 2.8% 2.8% 4.9% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.4% 0.4%
Multiracial 1.4% 1.4% 2.2% 3.1%

Black Canyon City demographics profile

StatisticBlack Canyon CityArizonaNational
Population density (sq mi)1106591
Median age59.037.137.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)53%53%55%
Speak English95%73%79%
Speak Spanish2%20%13%

Education level achieved in Black Canyon City

IndexBlack Canyon CityArizonaNational
Completed 8th grade85.7%83.7%84.3%
Completed high school83.5%82.2%83.0%
Completed some college49.4%62.0%59.4%
Completed associate degree17.1%36.5%38.5%
Completed bachelors10.0%28.0%30.3%
Completed masters3.7%10.4%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.8%2.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.8%1.2%1.3%
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Source: The Canon School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.