Canyon High School

  • Canyon High School serves 2,282 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 42% (which is higher than the California state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 72% (which is higher than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 49% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the California state average of 76%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Canyon High School's student population of 2,282 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 92 teachers has grown by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students2,282 students
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Total Classroom Teachers92 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Canyon High School's student:teacher ratio of 25:1 has decreased from 29:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Canyon High School is 0.65, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall School Rank#1482 out of 9,595 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
38%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
72%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio25:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
23%
11%
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Hispanic
21%
54%
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Black
1%
6%
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White
51%
24%
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Hawaiian
n/an/a
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Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Canyon High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.650.64
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Graduation Rate
95%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
8%
49%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameOrange Unified School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school to Canyon High School is Canyon Hills (0.0 miles away)
  • The nearest middle school is Canyon Hills (0.0 miles away)
  • The nearest elementary school is Canyon Hills (0.0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Anaheim Canyon Hills Special Education School
    Grades: K-12 | 61 students
    0.0 miles
    260 S. Imperial Hwy.
    Anaheim, CA 92807
    (714)997-6171
    0.0 K-12 61
  • Anaheim Imperial Elementary School
    Grades: K-6 | 477 students
    0.2 miles
    400 S. Imperial Hwy.
    Anaheim, CA 92807
    (714)997-6282
    0.2 K-6 477
  • Anaheim Crescent Elementary School
    Grades: K-6 | 767 students
    1.1 miles
    5001 Gerda Dr.
    Anaheim, CA 92807
    (714)997-6371
    1.1 K-6 767
  • Anaheim El Rancho Charter Charter School
    Grades: 7-8 | 1204 students
    1.5 miles
    181 S. Del Giorgio Rd.
    Anaheim, CA 92808
    (714)997-6238
    1.5 7-8 1204
  • Placentia Glenknoll Elementary School
    Grades: K-6 | 503 students
    1.5 miles
    6361 Glenknoll Dr.
    Placentia, CA 92870
    (714)986-7140
    1.5 K-6 503

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