Canyon High School

220 S. Imperial Hwy.
Anaheim, CA 92807
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Canyon High School serves 2,138 students in grades 9-12.
Canyon High School placed in the top 20% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 46% (which is higher than the California state average of 34%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 67% (which is higher than the California state average of 49%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 is higher than the California state level of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 54% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 2,138 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 26:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 54%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 97% (Top 5% in CA)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 46% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 67% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Canyon High School's student population of 2,138 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 81 teachers has declined by 11% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
2,138 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
81 teachers
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School Rankings

Canyon High School is ranked within the top 20% of all 3,649 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Canyon High School is 0.68, 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.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#657 out of 3649 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
34%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
67%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
26:1
21:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
24%
12%
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Hispanic
23%
56%
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Black
2%
5%
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White
46%
21%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
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Two or more races
5%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.68
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Graduation Rate
97%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
14%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
7%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Canyon High School's ranking?
Canyon High School is ranked #657 out of 3,649 schools, which ranks it among the top 20% of public schools in California.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
46% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 34% CA state average), while 67% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% CA state average).
What is the graduation rate of Canyon High School?
The graduation rate of Canyon High School is 97%, which is higher than the California state average of 84%.
How many students attend Canyon High School?
2,138 students attend Canyon High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
46% of Canyon High School students are White, 24% of students are Asian, 23% of students are Hispanic, 5% of students are Two or more races, and 2% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Canyon High School?
Canyon High School has a student ration of 26:1, which is higher than the California state average of 21:1.
What grades does Canyon High School offer ?
Canyon High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12
What school district is Canyon High School part of?
Canyon High School is part of Orange Unified School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 2,138 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 26:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 54%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 97% (Top 5%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 46% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 67% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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