Canton Public Schools

Source & Methodology

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2017
  • Educational Environment: 2019 (latest available). Updated annually.

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Canton School District Details

Canton School District
960 Washington Street
Canton, MA 02021

3,272 Students enrolled in District

6 Schools in District

14 Students Per Classroom (State average is 13)

Canton School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Massachusetts

(10 is best)

Better than of MA school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.



Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

80 60 40 20 0
66%
51%
67%
53%
64%
50%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
District
State

Schools in this District

School Grades
Canton High School
900 Washington Street
Canton, MA, 02021
09-12
Dean S Luce School
45 Independence St
Canton, MA, 02021
KG-05
John F Kennedy School
100 Dedham Street
Canton, MA, 02021
KG-05
Lt Peter M Hansen School
25 Pecunit Street
Canton, MA, 02021
KG-05
Rodman Early Childhood Center School
960 Washington Street
Canton, MA, 02021
PK-PK
Wm H Galvin Middle School
55 Pecunit Street
Canton, MA, 02021
06-08

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 71.8% 61.3%
Black 11.2% 9.5%
Hispanic 5.4% 21.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 11.4% 7.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.2% 0.3%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 0.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $9,946 $33,070,450 56.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,926 $6,403,950 11.0%
Staff $598 $1,988,350 3.4%
General Administration $176 $585,200 1.0%
School Administration $538 $1,788,850 3.1%
Operation $1,509 $5,017,425 8.6%
Transportation $666 $2,214,450 3.8%
Other $196 $651,700 1.1%
Total Support $5,609 $18,649,925 32.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,988 $6,610,100 11.3%
Total Expenditures $17,544 $58,333,800 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $10,120 $9,630,960,585 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,250 $1,189,576,244 6.4%
Staff $963 $916,282,080 4.9%
General Administration $192 $182,442,258 1.0%
School Administration $711 $676,656,822 3.7%
Operation $1,383 $1,315,824,526 7.1%
Transportation $810 $770,571,220 4.2%
Other $422 $401,747,463 2.2%
Total Support $5,730 $5,453,029,477 29.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,609 $3,434,418,106 18.5%
Total Expenditures $19,460 $18,518,282,808 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%