Canyon Oaks High School

  • Canyon Oaks High School serves 115 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the CA average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 81% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 76%.
  • Canyon Oaks High School operates within the Monrovia Unified School District.
  • Monrovia Unified School District's 84% graduation rate is higher than the CA state average of 83%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 115 students has declined by 21% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 8 teachers has grown by 60% over five years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students115 students
Canyon Oaks High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Canyon Oaks High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers8 teachers
Canyon Oaks High School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by GradeCanyon Oaks High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio14:124:1
Canyon Oaks High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2015)
American Indian
1%
1%
Canyon Oaks High School American Indian Students (1988-2015)
Asian
4%
11%
Canyon Oaks High School Asian Students (1990-2015)
Hispanic
69%
54%
Canyon Oaks High School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
7%
6%
Canyon Oaks High School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
19%
24%
Canyon Oaks High School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Canyon Oaks High School Hawaiian Students (2011-2012)
Two or more races
n/a
3%
Canyon Oaks High School Two Or More Races Students (2009-2014)
All Ethnic GroupsCanyon Oaks 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.
0.490.41
Canyon Oaks 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.
53%
50%
Canyon Oaks High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1995-2015)
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.
13%
9%
Canyon Oaks High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Monrovia Unified School District's student population of 5,879 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 84% has decreased from 98% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,503 in this district is less than the state average of $10,966. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $13,381 is higher than the state average of $11,255. The district spending/student has grown by 36% over four years.
School District NameMonrovia Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
12
4
Number of Students Managed5,8791,597
Monrovia Unified School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate84%83%
Monrovia Unified School District Graduation Rate (2003-2015)
District Total Revenue$57 MM$18 MM
Monrovia Unified School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$80 MM$18 MM
Monrovia Unified School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$9,503$10,966
Monrovia Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$13,381$11,255
Monrovia Unified 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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