Canton, MS
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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 Public School Dist School District Details

Canton Public School Dist School District
403 East Lincoln Street
Canton, MS 39046

3,550 Students enrolled in District

10 Schools in District

17 Students Per Classroom (State average is 15)

Canton Public School Dist School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Mississippi

(10 is best)

Better than of MS 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 Career Center School
487 North Union Extension
Canton, MS, 39046
10-12
Canton Educational Services Center School
529 N. Mace Street
Canton, MS, 39046
04-12
Canton Elementary School
740 East Academy Street
Canton, MS, 39046
03-05
Canton Public 9th Grade School
634 Finney Road
Canton, MS, 39046
09-09
Canton Public High School
634 Finney Road
Canton, MS, 39046
09-12
Huey L. Porter Middle School
551 Finney Road
Canton, MS, 39046
06-08
Jimmie M. Goodloe Elementary School
551 Finney Road
Canton, MS, 39046
KG-05
Mc Neal Elementary School
364 Martin Luther King Drive
Canton, MS, 39046
PK-02
Nichols Middle School
529 North Mace Street
Canton, MS, 39046
05-08
Reuben B. Myers Canton School Of Ar
357 Old Yazoo Road
Canton, MS, 39046
PK-05

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 0.5% 46.0%
Black 92.0% 49.4%
Hispanic 7.2% 3.3%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.3% 1.0%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.1% 0.2%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 100.0% 73.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 100.0% 66.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 6.6%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $3,810 $13,525,500 47.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $299 $1,061,450 3.7%
Staff $539 $1,913,450 6.8%
General Administration $246 $873,300 3.1%
School Administration $399 $1,416,450 5.0%
Operation $804 $2,854,200 10.1%
Transportation $334 $1,185,700 4.2%
Other $366 $1,299,300 4.6%
Total Support $2,987 $10,603,850 37.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,191 $4,228,050 14.9%
Total Expenditures $7,987 $28,353,850 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $4,564 $2,201,569,426 51.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $400 $193,040,303 4.5%
Staff $386 $186,424,288 4.3%
General Administration $254 $122,567,030 2.8%
School Administration $491 $236,665,075 5.5%
Operation $897 $432,783,886 10.0%
Transportation $412 $198,883,330 4.6%
Other $202 $97,421,664 2.3%
Total Support $3,043 $1,467,848,840 34.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,333 $642,864,520 14.9%
Total Expenditures $8,939 $4,312,257,503 100.0%
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%

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