Canyon High School

  • Canyon High School serves 2,250 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 44% (which is higher than the California state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 74% (which is higher than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Canyon High School placed in the top 30% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the California state average of 77%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Canyon High School's student population of 2,250 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 91 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students2,250 students
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Total Classroom Teachers91 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Canyon High School is ranked within the top 30% of all 9,602 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 25:1 has decreased from 27:1 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall School Rank#2095 out of 9602 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
74%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio25:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
24%
12%
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Hispanic
21%
54%
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Black
1%
5%
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White
50%
23%
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Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This 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%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
16%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameOrange Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Canyon High 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 | 44 students
    0.0 miles
    260 S. Imperial Hwy.
    Anaheim, CA 92807
    (714)997-6171
    0.0 K-12 44
  • Anaheim Imperial Elementary School
    Grades: K-6 | 458 students
    0.2 miles
    400 S. Imperial Hwy.
    Anaheim, CA 92807
    (714)997-6282
    0.2 K-6 458
  • Anaheim Crescent Elementary School
    Grades: K-6 | 763 students
    1.1 miles
    5001 Gerda Dr.
    Anaheim, CA 92807
    (714)997-6371
    1.1 K-6 763
  • Anaheim El Rancho Charter Charter School
    Grades: 7-8 | 1,197 student
    1.5 miles
    181 S. Del Giorgio Rd.
    Anaheim, CA 92808
    (714)997-6238
    1.5 7-8 1,197
  • Placentia Glenknoll Elementary School
    Grades: K-6 | 492 students
    1.5 miles
    6361 Glenknoll Dr.
    Placentia, CA 92870
    (714)986-7140
    1.5 K-6 492

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