Canton Area School District

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This school district serves the following county or counties: Bradford

District Profile

509 E Main St

Canton, PA 17724-1644

Phone 570-673-3191

Fax 570-673-3680

Includes the municipalities of Canton Borough, Canton Township, Leroy Township, McIntyre Township, McNett Township, Union Township.

Square Miles

211.41

Students Enrolled

857

Total Number of Schools:

2
  • Canton Area El Sch (K-6)
  • Canton JSHS (7-12)

School district: light blue; Administrative office: medium blue circle; County(ies) served: green dashes.

Total Students

857

Ethnicity

American Indian
0.35%
Asian
0.47%
Black
0.82%
Latino
2.45%
Pacific Islander
<0.01%
2 or More Races
1.87%
White
94.05%

Gender

Male
51.58%
Female
48.42%

Other Statistics

Special Education
21.59%
English Learner
0.23%

Financials

Median Household Income

$49,554.00

Revenue Sources

Type of Revenue Income Percent of Budget
Local Revenues $4,751,485.49 25.30%
State Revenues $11,641,200.54 61.99%
Federal $2,385,464.13 12.70%
Other $0.00 <0.01%

Other Tax Stats

Property Taxes Collected by District
$3,104,371.65
Property Values Within District
$149,300.00
Median Home Value

Academic Outcomes

Graduation Rate

95.39%

Rigorous Courses

8
E.g. IB AP

Post-Secondary Plans

50.00%
College/University
1.56%
Other Specialized Learning

PSSA Stats

% of Advanced or Proficient

Grade Level English Language Arts Math Science
Grade 3 59.68% 58.07% N/A
Grade 4 39.66% 39.66% 75.86%
Grade 5 52.83% 45.28% N/A
Grade 6 54.00% 40.00% N/A
Grade 7 64.06% 25.00% N/A
Grade 8 47.06% 3.92% 54.00%

Keystone Results

% of Advanced or Proficient

Grade Level Literature Algebra I Biology
Grade 11 50.00% 44.87% 47.44%

Staff

69

Teachers

4

Administrators

38

Support

Student /Teacher Ratio

12:1

School District Leadership

Superintendent of Schools: Dr. Amy Martell

School Board Directors *

Name Total Years of Service Current Term
School Director Training Certificate
PSBA Provided
Certificate of Board Governance
Continuing Education Badges Earned
Judith Sourbeer
Board President
23 2021-2025
Judith Sourbeer
Board President
23 2021-2025
Bill Holland
Board Vice President
13 2023-2027
Ryan Allen
12 2021-2025
David DeCristo
1 2023-2027

New School Director Training (RQD-NEW)

Arica Jennings
3 2023-2027
J. Scott May
8 2021-2025
Sarah Neely
1 2023-2027
Tom Resavage
3 2021-2025
Dennis Sourbeer
33 2023-2027

* School board directors in Pennsylvania are required to complete specific training requirements following their election under Act 55 of 2017 and Act 18 of 2019. Newly elected directors must complete five hours of training within the first year of their first term, while reelected directors must complete three hours of advanced training within the first year of their reelected term. School board director data will be updated as it is made available. Data updates occur regularly and are ongoing.