Canyon High School

  • Canyon High School serves 2,363 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 28:1 is higher than the CA average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 59% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 76%.
  • Canyon High School operates within the William S. Hart Union High School District.
  • William S. Hart Union High School District's 99% graduation rate is higher than the CA state average of 83%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 2363 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 85 teachers has declined by 7% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students2,363 students
Canyon High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Canyon High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers85 teachers
Canyon High School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by GradeCanyon High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio28:124:1
Canyon High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Canyon High School American Indian Students (2001-2006)
Asian
6%
11%
Canyon High School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
47%
54%
Canyon High School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
3%
6%
Canyon High School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
41%
24%
Canyon High School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Canyon High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
3%
3%
Canyon High School Two Or More Races Students (2009-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsCanyon High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.610.41
Canyon High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
22%
50%
Canyon High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
5%
9%
Canyon High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • William S. Hart Union High School District's student population of 26,948 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 99% has increased from 98% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $8,363 in this district is less than the state average of $10,966. The district revenue/student has declined by 6% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $8,566 is less than the state average of $11,255. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameWilliam S. Hart Union High School District
Number of Schools
Managed
20
4
Number of Students Managed26,9481,597
William S. Hart Union High School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate99%83%
William S. Hart Union High School District Graduation Rate (2003-2015)
District Total Revenue$214 MM$18 MM
William S. Hart Union High School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$220 MM$18 MM
William S. Hart Union High School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$8,363$10,966
William S. Hart Union High School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$8,566$11,255
William S. Hart Union High School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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