PROFICIENCY 56% 5% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
55%Canton Area SD
55%Canton
53%Pennsylvania

Canton Jshs is a school servicing grades 7 to 12 and is located in the district of "Canton Area SD" in Canton, PA. There are a total of 422 students and 34 teachers at Canton Jshs, for a student to teacher ratio of 13 to 1. There are a total of 137 free lunch students and 35 reduced lunch students.

Canton Jshs has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 55.5%, which is 5% higher than the Pennsylvania average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students422
Teachers34.05
Student/Teacher ratio13:1
Free lunch137
Reduced lunch35

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollment15
Taking some courses15
Taking some courses (not tests)4
Passing some courses4
Passing no courses4

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 Canton Jshs, there are a total of 15 students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with 15 taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All46%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
725-29%
840-49%
High School65-69%

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All65%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
750-54%
860-64%
High School85-89%

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.

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Canton Jshs race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictPennsylvaniaNational
Caucasian 95.6% 95.5% 68.3% 51.1%
African American 0.4% 0.7% 14.5% 15.9%
Asian 1.6% 0.9% 3.5% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 0.9% 0.8% 10.4% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.0% 0.2% 0.2% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.1% 0.4%
Multiracial 1.6% 2.0% 2.9% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
Canton Area El School54%0.2Canton, PA
Troy Area Jshs62%9.6Troy, PA
Troy Intrmd School50%9.7Troy, PA

Canton demographics profile

StatisticCantonPennsylvaniaNational
Population1,79012,783,977318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)1,55827791
Median age41.240.637.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)51%56%55%
Speak English97%89%79%
Speak Spanish2%5%13%

Education level achieved in Canton

IndexCantonPennsylvaniaNational
Completed 8th grade81.2%86.9%84.3%
Completed high school80.6%85.6%83.0%
Completed some college30.7%53.6%59.4%
Completed associate degree22.7%37.4%38.5%
Completed bachelors17.4%29.3%30.3%
Completed masters6.8%11.5%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.8%3.3%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.0%1.4%1.3%
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Source: The Canton Jshs data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.