American Canyon High School

3000 Newell Dr.
American Canyon, CA 94503
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Top 50%
Serving 1,718 students in grades 9-12, American Canyon High School ranks in the top 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25% (which is lower than the California state average of 33%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 62% (which is higher than the California state average of 47%).
The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the California state level of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 89% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is higher than the California state average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 1,718 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 25:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 89%
  • : 95% (Top 30% in CA)
  • : Top 50%
  • : 25% (Btm 50%)
  • : 62% (Top 30%)
  • : 27% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

American Canyon High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

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School Overview

American Canyon High School's student population of 1,718 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 69 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
1,718 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
69 teachers
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School Rankings

American Canyon High School ranks within the top 50% of all 9,602 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of American Canyon High School is 0.73, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (CA)
#3556 out of 9602 schools
(Top 50%)
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25%
33%
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62%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of American Canyon High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
27%
29%
Student : Teacher Ratio
25:1
21:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
33%
12%
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Hispanic
37%
56%
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Black
9%
5%
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White
11%
21%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
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Two or more races
9%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.73
This chart display the diversity score of American Canyon High School and the public school average diversity score of California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
95%
87%
This chart display graduation rate of American Canyon High School and public school graduation rate of California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
29%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in American Canyon High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
7%
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Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is American Canyon High School's ranking?
American Canyon High School is ranked #3556 out of 9,602 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in California.
What schools are American Canyon High School often compared to?
American Canyon High Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Napa High School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
25% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 33% CA state average), while 62% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 47% CA state average).
What is the graduation rate of American Canyon High School?
The graduation rate of American Canyon High School is 95%, which is higher than the California state average of 87%.
How many students attend American Canyon High School?
1,718 students attend American Canyon High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
37% of American Canyon High School students are Hispanic, 33% of students are Asian, 11% of students are White, 9% of students are Black, 9% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are Hawaiian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of American Canyon High School?
American Canyon High School has a student ration of 25:1, which is higher than the California state average of 21:1.
What grades does American Canyon High School offer ?
American Canyon High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12
What school district is American Canyon High School part of?
American Canyon High School is part of Napa Valley Unified School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 1,718 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 25:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 89%
  • : 95% (Top 30%)
  • : Top 50%
  • : 25% (Btm 50%)
  • : 62% (Top 30%)
  • : 27% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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