Canton, MA
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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 2015 – 2016 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

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Canton School District Details

Canton School District
960 Washington Street
Canton, MA 02021

3,326 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)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

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) 75.9% 65.8%
Black 10.6% 9.0%
Hispanic 3.8% 18.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 9.7% 6.5%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.1% 0.2%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 17.2% 39.6%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 14.4% 35.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 2.8% 3.9%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $9,141 $29,680,827 55.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,503 $4,880,241 9.2%
Staff $415 $1,347,505 2.5%
General Administration $289 $938,383 1.8%
School Administration $528 $1,714,416 3.2%
Operation $1,434 $4,656,198 8.7%
Transportation $568 $1,844,296 3.5%
Other $96 $311,712 0.6%
Total Support $4,833 $15,692,751 29.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,448 $7,948,656 14.9%
Total Expenditures $16,423 $53,325,481 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $9,238 $8,829,317,762 51.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,149 $1,098,638,023 6.4%
Staff $894 $854,825,435 5.0%
General Administration $198 $189,340,536 1.1%
School Administration $656 $626,728,689 3.7%
Operation $1,359 $1,298,651,332 7.6%
Transportation $699 $668,422,780 3.9%
Other $406 $388,136,507 2.3%
Total Support $5,362 $5,124,624,208 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,248 $3,104,553,880 18.2%
Total Expenditures $17,847 $17,058,595,089 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,487 $324,898,990,964 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $587 $29,383,130,681 4.7%
Staff $483 $24,167,878,083 3.8%
General Administration $205 $10,285,419,511 1.6%
School Administration $601 $30,113,641,000 4.8%
Operation $1,035 $51,821,442,969 8.2%
Transportation $475 $23,793,258,876 3.8%
Other $376 $18,849,723,887 3.0%
Total Support $3,762 $188,414,761,533 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,296 $114,973,102,384 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,545 $628,286,465,973 100.0%