Canton Public High School



Canton Public High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Canton Public High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 251
10 220
11 177
12 170
UG 20

Canton Public High School is a public high school of the Canton Public School District located in Canton, MS. It has 838 students in grades 9th through 12th. Canton Public High School is the 65th largest public high school in Mississippi and the 7,086th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 18.2 to 1.

Total Students: 838
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 18.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 46.12

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Canton Public High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 435
(52%)
435
(52%)
 Male 403
(48%)
403
(48%)

Canton Public High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 809
(97%)
809
(97%)
 Hispanic 26
(3%)
26
(3%)
 White 2
(0%)
2
(0%)
 Asian 1
(0%)
1
(0%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Canton Public High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 838
(100%)
838
(100%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Not Eligible 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Canton Public High School is ranked 24th out of 253 ranked schools in Mississippi, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Canton Public High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (100.0%) is significantly higher than the state average of 70.3%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Canton Public High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 864
2006 957
2007 985
2008 1001
2009 978
2010 950
2011 966
2012 895
2013 824
2014 843
2015 838

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 23
2006 32.1
2007 27.8
2008 23.3
2009 20.8
2010 21
2011 20.2
2012 18.2
2013 18.9
2014 19.4
2015 18.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.91666666666667
2006 0.84743991640543
2007 0.8497461928934
2008 0.92307692307692
2009 0.91922290388548
2010 0.94
2011 0.94306418219462
2012 0.95642458100559
2013 0.96966019417476
2014 1
2015 1

Compare Canton Public High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,455.1% 14.6:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
1,820.0% 18.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 48.3%
 
State Average 70.3%
 
This School 100.0%
 

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Public 09 - 12 838 18.2:1  
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Public 10 - 12 1,324 16.1:1 15 miles
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Private PK - 12 1,148 6:1 17 miles
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