Canaan Elementary School

31 School St, Canaan, NH 03741 | (603) 523-4312
  • Grades: PK-4
  • Student Enrollment: 284
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  • Mailing Address: PO Box 18, Canaan, NH 03741
  • Principal or Admin: Sharyn Orvis
  • Fax: (603) 523-8872
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
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Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 284
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 24.1
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 11.8
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 138 (48.6%)
  • Females: 146 (51.4%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 26 (9.2%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 54 (19.0%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 80 (28.2%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Canaan Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black20.7%
Asian20.7%
Hispanic--
White27998.2%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Canaan Elementary School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten3010.6%
Kindergarten4214.8%
1st Grade5419.0%
2nd Grade5118.0%
3rd Grade4716.5%
4th Grade6021.1%
Source: NH Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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The overall school rating shows that Canaan Elementary School performed on average much better than most other schools across the state on NECAP state exams in the following subjects:
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  • Reading
  • Science

NECAP - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 3 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201184.0%83.0%76.0%
201083.0%76.0%76.0%
 
Reading Test
201191.0%90.0%80.0%
201087.0%83.0%80.0%
 

Grade 4 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201188.0%87.0%74.0%
201093.0%82.0%75.0%
 
Reading Test
201196.0%93.0%77.0%
201075.0%75.0%75.0%
 
Science Test
201170.0%62.0%54.0%
201049.0%55.0%53.0%
 
Source: NH Department of Education 2010-2011

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