Canton High School

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76 Simonds Ave

Collinsville, CT 06019

(860) 693-7707

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Grades: 9 - 12

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 534

Students Per Teacher: 8

Parent Reviews

9 Parent Reviews for Canton High School

Many of these comments lack specifics - to say a high school has cliques, kids tease each other, or that your child has trouble because of low self-esteem...these comments can probably appy to every high school in the country. Overall, I've been very pleased with Canton schools and my child got an excellent ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/14/09

It seams like every year I become more dissapointed with the high school. This year I was very upset to find out that the school is only offering spanish as a foreign language, especially knowing that the middle school also offers french, and it would be much more of a benefit to high school students. ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 08/28/08

For a small, government run school district it's not bad. In the High School - english and foreign language departments are weak. Science, math and instrumental music are good. No drama department.

Posted by a parent on 04/13/08

The high school is the weakest part of the school system.. everything up to it was great, but the high school struggles. Students are unbelievably 'clique-y' which is not very comforting for those not included- which is a fair amount. Teachers, in academics as well as on the sports fields, often choose ...  Read more

Posted by a former student on 09/19/07

As an alumni of Canton High School that was very involved with sports, extra-curriculars and academics, I can say that Canton High School is a terrific place for children to receive a solid education should they wish to take advantage of all it has to offer. It is not a place for the privileged or upper-middle ...  Read more

Posted by a former student on 10/27/04

I am presently a senior at Canton High School. I pay tuition to attend Canton rather than going to my town's school for free. Canton is small but everyone is friendly. The students are welcoming as well as the faculty. The teachers are more than willing to give extra help and are much more involved with ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 10/05/04

Canton Jr./Sr. high school is for childern with upper class and have stable econmical status. Otherwise if your middle class and have trouble sometimes staying on top of things when it comes to money then Canton may not be the place for you child to attend, Often children are teased because of money. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/23/04

If you have a teenager that does not suffer from low self esteem, is comfortable socializing with peers even when those peers can be very hurtful, dosen't mind feeling unaccepted by peers and some teacher's, has become stale in the sports department than Canton High is for your teen.

Posted by a parent on 02/23/04

Canton Jr/Sr high School is a place to learn. Behavorial problems are not an issue. I feel that its atmosphere is one in which a child can and will learn.

Posted by a parent on 08/28/03

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Test scores for Canton High School

CAPT* Test Scores

Grade Level: 10

Test Year: 2009
Canton High School
Canton School District
* In 2008-2009 Connecticut used the Connecticut Academic Performance Test (CAPT) to test students' skills in reading, writing, science and mathematics in grade 10. The CAPT is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Connecticut.

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Collinsville schools — Canton High School is located at 76 Simonds Ave, Collinsville CT 06019. 76 Simonds Ave is in the 06019 ZIP code in Collinsville, CT The school district for Canton High School is the Canton School District. Canton High School is a Public school that serves grade levels 9 - 12.
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