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  • Lincoln Elementary School
  • 20 Lincoln Rd, Canton
  • Canton Union SD 66
  • Grades: KG - 4 · Students: 227
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
  • Ingersoll Middle School
  • 1605 E Ash St, Canton
  • Canton Union SD 66
  • Grades: 5 - 8 · Students: 781
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
  • Eastview Elementary School
  • 1490 E Myrtle St, Canton
  • Canton Union SD 66
  • Grades: KG - 4 · Students: 411
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
  • Westview Elementary School
  • 700 Old West Vine St, Canton
  • Canton Union SD 66
  • Grades: PK - 4 · Students: 406
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
  • Canton High School
  • 1001 N Main St, Canton
  • Canton Union SD 66
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 747
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
  • Fulton Regional Safe School
  • 749 E Locust St, Canton
  • Hancck/Fultn/Schuylr/McDonogh ROE
  • Grades: 6 - 12 · Students: 11
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 6:1
  • Spoon River Academy
  • 23235 N Cnty Hwy 22, Canton
  • Hancck/Fultn/Schuylr/McDonogh ROE
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 26
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 13:1

Canton school information

Average Test Scores29%31%49%
Student/Teacher ratio22:118:116:1
Total public schools93,93879,221
Total private schools11,43824,874
Total post-secondary schools13067,963
The Canton, IL educational system consists of 9 public schools, 1 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools. Canton public schools have average test scores of 29% which is 9% lower than than the Illinois average and 42% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Canton public schools is 22:1, compared to 18:1 in Illinois and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 82.6% of students have completed 8th grade, 79.3% have completed high school, 17.3% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 1.4% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Canton

Completed 8th grade82.6%86.2%84.3%
Completed high school79.3%84.7%83.0%
Completed some college56.2%61.8%59.4%
Completed associate degree27.6%40.7%38.5%
Completed bachelors17.3%32.9%30.3%
Completed masters5.7%12.7%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.4%3.4%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.1%1.2%1.3%

Canton, IL School Districts

Canton Union School District 66

There are a total of 9 public schools, 1 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools in Canton. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Canton, IL schools is 29%. The average student to teacher ratio is 22:1. In Canton, IL, an average of 82.6% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 79.3% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Canton schools, you can start by sorting the list of schools by proficiency test score, school name or student to teacher ratio. Then you can select the grade levels that you would like to see, these include preschool, elementary, middle school and high school. Next, select the school type from the following options: charter, magnet, title I and title 1. Finally, you are able to filter your results by average proficiency score. Simply select the minimum proficiency score that you would like to see and only schools with that proficiency score or higher will appear on your list of Canton, IL schools.

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
London Mills, IL34035%30%
Glasford, IL1,23429%41%
Farmington, IL2,51226%47%
Manito, IL1,51421%58%
Lewistown, IL2,38520%60%
Canton, IL14,39729%42%

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City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Robbinsdale, MN14,38230%39%
Bradley Gardens, NJ14,41372%46%
Lindenhurst, IL14,38051%4%
Johnstown, CO14,37933%33%
College, AK14,37243%14%
Canton, IL14,39729%42%
Source: The Canton, IL education data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) and from the National Center for Education Statistics. The average school test scores are based on all schools that completed test scores within the state. Average test scores are conducted by each state independently and the type of tests may change from one state to another. Test scores were not available for all schools within the state, but were available for the vast majority.