Canoga Park Senior High School

6850 Topanga Canyon Blvd.

Canoga Park, CA 91303
(School attendance zone shown in map)

Tel: (818)673-1300
  • Canoga Park Senior High School serves 1,434 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is lower than the CA average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 76%.
  • Canoga Park Senior High School operates within the Los Angeles Unified School District.
  • Los Angeles Unified School District's 60% graduation rate is lower than the CA state average of 83%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1434 students has declined by 18% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 66 teachers has declined by 5% over five years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,434 students
Gender %Canoga Park Senior High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers66 teachers
Students by GradeCanoga Park Senior High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has decreased from 25:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.27 is less than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School(CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio22:124:1
Asian
4%
11%
Hispanic
85%
54%
Black
5%
6%
White
6%
24%
All Ethnic GroupsCanoga Park Senior High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.270.41
Eligible for Free Lunch
70%
50%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
9%

District Comparison

  • Los Angeles Unified School District's student population of 633,557 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 60% has increased from 47% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $12,871 is higher than the state average of $10,991. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $14,853 is higher than the state average of $11,482. The district spending/student has grown by 13% over four years.
School District NameLos Angeles Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1,024
4
Number of Students Managed633,5571,564
Los Angeles Unified School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
Graduation Rate60%83%
Los Angeles Unified School District Graduation Rate (2003-2016)
District Total Revenue$8,437 MM$17 MM
Los Angeles Unified School District District Total Revenue (1992-2016)
District Spending$9,736 MM$18 MM
Los Angeles Unified School District District Spending (1992-2016)
District Revenue / Student$12,871$10,991
Los Angeles Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1997-2016)
District Spending / Student$14,853$11,482
Los Angeles Unified School District District Spending / Student (1997-2016)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2016 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

School Notes

  • Canoga Park High School is a public school located in Canoga Park in the San Fernando Valley of Los Angeles, California, USA, within the Los Angeles Unified School District.
  • It is located right across the street from the Topanga Plaza shopping center. According to the high school's web page, it is the oldest high school in the west San Fernando Valley. The school has an agriculture/environmental/veterinary science magnet established in 1996. It also has a one and a half acre farm at the school, which commonly houses sheep, pigs, goats, rabbits, and cattle. Canoga Park High School also has an active chapter of the National FFA Organization (more commonly known as FFA). The school colors are green and white and the teams are called the Hunters.
  • The school serves several areas, including Canoga Park and portions of Winnetka.
  • Also CIF City Soccer Champions in 2004 with a record of 19-1-1. Canoga Park 1 Jordan 0 FINAL First recorded soccer championship ever in school history.
  • CIF City Soccer Finalists in 2006 with a record 23-1-0. Canoga Park 2 Birmigham 4 FINAL.
  • Famous Alumni: Bryan Cranston, plays Hal on the sitcom Malcolm in the Middle.
  • Biff Pocoroba, former major league catcher for the Braves in the 1970s.
  • Cecil Brown, UCSB basketball player from 2002-2006.
  • Kurtwood Smith, television and film actor (That '70s Show).
  • Will Sediq, amateur competitive eater.

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Canoga Park Owensmouth Continuation High School Alternative School
    Charter School
    Grades: 9-12 | 115 students
    0.2 miles
    6921 Jordan Ave.
    Canoga Park, CA 91303
    (818)340-7663
    0.2 9-12 115
  • Canoga Park Village Charter Academy Charter School
    Grades: K-5 | 210 students
    0.6 miles
    7357 Jordan Ave.
    Canoga Park, CA 91303
    (818)716-2887
    0.6 K-5 210
  • Canoga Park Canoga Park Elementary School Charter School
    Grades: K-5 | 711 students
    0.7 miles
    7438 Topanga Canyon Blvd.
    Canoga Park, CA 91303
    (818)340-3591
    0.7 K-5 711
  • Canoga Park Hart Street Elementary School Charter School
    Grades: K-5 | 838 students
    0.8 miles
    21040 Hart St.
    Canoga Park, CA 91303
    (818)340-6222
    0.8 K-5 838
  • West Hills Hamlin Charter Academy Charter School
    Grades: K-5 | 426 students
    0.9 miles
    22627 Hamlin St.
    West Hills, CA 91307
    (818)348-4741
    0.9 K-5 426

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California public schools have a diversity score of 0.41, which is higher than the national average of 0.32. The most diverse school district in California is Natomas Unified School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in California or national school diversity statistics.