The Canton Local School District, home of the Wildcats, is located in southern Stark County. Approximately 2100 students are enrolled in three schools: H.R. Walker Elementary School (Grades K-4), Faircrest Memorial Middle School (Grades 5-8) and Canton South High School (Grades 9-12) which is also the hub for South Stark Career Academy. Walker Elementary houses the Canton Local’s preschool students.
Who We Are
The mission of the Canton Local School District is to develop graduates who excel at innovation, communication, performance, leadership, and service.
Our students will impact and inspire the global society by creating positive change and solutions with integrity and a spirit of community service.
Canton South High School Alma Mater:
To Canton South High School we pledge unfailing loyalty.
We would make success our rule and bring you the victory.
Though the way be hard and long, yet in our hearts we'll sing this song.
As we travel on our way, we'll always love thee - red and gray!