Canyon High School opened in 1973 and is situated on forty acres in the Southern California community of Anaheim Hills. A professional staff of 90 teachers, five counselors, four administrators, an activities director, and a media specialist serve a heterogeneous student population in grades nine through twelve.
Canyon High School emphasizes a college preparatory program while providing opportunities for a wide variety of learning experiences. Our Block Schedule encourages innovative and cross-curricular instructional practices. With a rotating even and odd day schedule, students attend 3 classes each day. Our campus includes a technology-enhanced library/media center, seven specialized computer labs, a state-of-the-art video production Mac lab, a college center, and comprehensive science facilities. In addition to traditional, Honors and Advanced Placement (AP) courses, Canyon High School challenges its students with unique learning opportunities the International Baccalaureate (IB) Program.
Educational technology is trademark of Canyon. The campus provides wireless internet access to students. The D.R.E.A.M. (Digital Reality Entertainment Arts and Media) program provides students practical experience in digital arts, animation, and video game design. Perhaps our greatest accolade is the fact that Canyon High School was selected as a Stellar Technology School. Canyon is one of only three schools in all the Orange County to receive this prestigious award in honor of exemplary technology program.