Canyon High School

Canyon High School serves 1,166 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the TX average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 71%.
Canyon High School operates within the Canyon Independent School District.
Canyon Independent School District's 86% graduation rate is higher than the TX state average of 83%.

School Overview

The student population of 1166 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 81 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,166 students
Canyon High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Canyon High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 81 teachers
Canyon High School Total Teachers (1990-2014)
Students by Grade Canyon High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.37 is less than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (TX) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 16:1
Canyon High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Hispanic
20%
52%
Canyon High School Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
1%
13%
Canyon High School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
77%
29%
Canyon High School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
2%
2%
Canyon High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.37 0.41
Canyon High School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
16%
53%
Canyon High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
5%
7%
Canyon High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Canyon Independent School District's student population of 9,420 students has grown by 6% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 86% has increased from 80% over five years.
The revenue/student of $8,484 in this district is less than the state average of $12,250. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $8,137 is less than the state average of $12,682. The district spending/student has grown by 14% over four years.
School District Name Canyon Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
16
3
Number of Students Managed 9,420 747
Canyon Independent   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 86% 83%
Canyon Independent   School District Graduation Rate (2001-2014)
District Total Revenue $74 MM $9 MM
Canyon Independent   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending $71 MM $10 MM
Canyon Independent   School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $8,484 $12,250
Canyon Independent   School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $8,137 $12,682
Canyon Independent   School District District Spending / Student (1992-2012)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Midway Alternative High School (7.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Canyon J High School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Reeves-hinger Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • CanyonReeves-hinger Elementary School
    Grades: PK-4 | 697 students
    0.5 miles
    1005 21st St
    CanyonTX 79015
    (806)677-2870
    0.5PK-4697
  • CanyonCanyon J High School
    Grades: 7-8 | 588 students
    1.1 miles
    910 9th Ave
    CanyonTX 79015
    (806)677-2700
    1.17-8588
  • Canyon Canyon Intermediate School
    Grades: 5-6 | 558 students
    1.3 miles
    506 8th St
    CanyonTX 79015
    (806)677-2800
    1.35-6558
  • CanyonCrestview Elementary School
    Grades: PK-4 | 527 students
    2.7 miles
    80 Hunsley Rd
    CanyonTX 79015
    (806)677-2780
    2.7PK-4527
  • AmarilloLakeview Elementary School
    Grades: PK-4 | 485 students
    6.3 miles
    6407 Lair Rd
    AmarilloTX 79118
    (806)677-2830
    6.3PK-4485

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