|Rating||8 out of 10|
|Grades||9 to 12th grade|
|School District||Orange Unified|
|Location||220 S. Imperial Hwy.
Anaheim, CA 92807
Canyon High has an academic rating well above the average for California high schools based on its high test performance and high AP course participation. It is ranked 142nd in the best public high schools in California.
The Canyon High student body is mainly White with a sizeable Asian Pacific population and has high racial diversity.
|Native American Indian||0.3%||6|
|Hawaiian Pacific Inlander||0.3%||8|
|Two or more races||4.1%||97|
8.4% percent of the school's students are eligible for free lunch under the National School Lunch Program compared to the California high school median of 48.5%. By this measure, Canyon High students are largely wealthy and rank 82nd in California for high school student family income.
Students at Canyon High scored an average 58% of students proficient for math and reading as tested by the California Department of Education. Performance is well above the state high school median of 42% proficiency and places the school's test performance in the top 19.8% of California high schools.
|Gender||Math Proficient||Reading Proficient|
|Girls||45% to 49%*||75% to 79%*|
|Boys||40% to 44%*||65% to 69%*|
|Subgroup||Math Proficient||Reading Proficient|
|Asian & Pacific Islander||65% to 69%*||80% to 84%*|
|Hispanic||20% to 24%*||55% to 59%*|
|Multiracial||less than 50%*||50% or more*|
|White||40% to 44%*||70% to 74%*|
|With Disabilites||10% or less*||20% to 29%*|
|Limited English||less than 50%*||less than 50%*|
*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.
The average SAT score for Canyon High students in 2016 was 1187.
612 out of 1,160 junior and senior of students took either the ACT or SAT test (53%). College admission testing participation is well above the California median rate of 25% and in the top 11% for participation.
Canyon High offers 19 AP courses. 33 percent of grade nine through twelve students are enrolled in at least one AP class. The AP participation rate is in the 86% percentile and well above the median AP enrollment rate for all California schools of 21%. Canyon High had 582 taking AP exams with a 329 passing at least one exam. The AP pass rate is in the 53% percentile and about equal to the state median of 55 percent.
|AP Test Pass Rate||57%||55%|
|Students enrolled in an AP class||33%||21%|
|AP Math Enrollment Rate||11%|
|AP Science Enrollment Rate||9%|
|AP Other Enrollment Rate||31%|
|AP Courses Offered||19|
|Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate||8%||14%|
|Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate||8%|
|Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate||7%|
220 S. Imperial Hwy.