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  • Grades
    9-12
  • Students
    1,913
  • Type
    Public
  • Reviews
    182 4.1

Canyon High School is a public school in New Braunfels, Texas. It has 1,913 students in grades 9-12. According to state standards, 86% of students at this school are considered proficient in math and/or reading. There have been 182 reviews written and they have been mostly positive.

1510 Ih 35 East
New Braunfels TX 78130
(830) 221-2400

Academics Read more about this school's academics

Reviews
4.1 from 182 reviews
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    • High School Junior
    • 4
    Overall Experience: Really friendly faculty, fun students, good education, clean
    • High School Senior
    • 4
    Food: Honestly I haven't eaten cafeteria food since the 5th grade. I make my own healthy lunch everyday. As far as I can see there are so many choice of food. There are 9 different lines of food to pick from all providing a different style of meal. We offer a snack line too! And there are heathy choices in each line.
    • High School Senior
    • 4
    Teachers: All teachers have different teaching style which most are easy to adapt to. My school abides by one specific grading policy that all the teachers follow. The teachers are very well knowledgable and provide a well way to teach us. I have enjoyed many teachers In the past and I know they have enjoyed me in their class. The students and teachers have a strong relationship.
    • High School Senior
    • 4
    Health & Safety: Drug dogs are brought in to investigate any thought about drugs and alcohol. Our administrators search through everyone and everything if there is a rumor about any illegal substance on school property. The school is constantly reminding us to be aware of how harmful drugs and alcohol can be by showing films and providing walk through programs.
    • High School Senior
    • 4
    Administration & Policies: For the most part, our staff members are strict on the rules and policies us students have to abide by. Although many parents may not think it's true, students get the proper punishment he/ she may deserve. Bullying is rare at my school and the dress code is like every dress code at other high schools. And everyone including the office staff, principal, and councilors are involved In our lives at school.

Nearby Schools

Niche Grade Name Type
The New Braunfels Learning Center Public, Alternative
2.66 New Braunfels Middle School Public
3.66 Carl Schurz Elementary School Public
2.00 Lone Star Elementary School Public
Ss. Peter & Paul Catholic School Private, Religious
4.33 Walnut Springs Elementary School Public
4.00 Memorial Elementary School Public
3.66 County Line Elementary School Public
4.00 Seele Elementary School Public
Premier High School of New Braunfels Public, Charter, Alternative
4.33 Lamar Elementary School Public
3.33 Klein Road Elementary School Public
3.00 New Braunfels High School Public
3.33 Morningside Elementary School Public
Alamo Colleges - Memorial Early College High School Public
3.66 Church Hill Middle School Public
Calvary Baptist Academy Private, Religious
Comal Discipline Center Public, Alternative
3.33 Goodwin Frazier Elementary School Public
Comal Academy Public, Alternative
i Cento School Private
2.66 Oakrun Middle School Public
3.33 New Braunfels Christian Academy Private, Religious
2.66 Freiheit Elementary School Public
2.00 Canyon Middle School Public
Cross Lutheran School & Child Care Private, Religious
2.66 Oak Creek Elementary School Public
4.33 Hoffmann Lane Elementary School Public
Norma Krueger Elementary School Public
4.00 Norma Krueger Elementary School - Karrer Campus Public
3.33 Marion High School Public
2.00 Marion Middle School Public
1.33 McQueeney Elementary School Public
3.66 John A. Sippel Elementary School Public
3.66 Watts Elementary School Public
3.66 Byron P. Steele II High School Public
2.66 Elaine S. Schlather Intermediate School Public
3.33 Dobie Junior High School Public
3.00 Green Valley Elementary School Public
2.66 Barbar C. Jordan Intermediate School Public
2.66 Wiederstein Elementary School Public
3.33 Navarro Elementary School Public
3.66 Navarro Intermediate School Public
2.66 Mt. Valley Middle School Public
3.00 Navarro Junior High School Public
3.00 Navarro High School Public
4.00 Garden Ridge Elementary School Public
Allison Steele Enhanced Learning Center Public, Alternative
3.00 Samuel Clemens High School Public
1.00 Briesemeister Middle School Public
3.00 Laura Ingalls Wilder Intermediate School Public
4.33 Norma J. Paschal Elementary School Public
2.00 Schertz Elementary School Public
1.33 Patlan Elementary School Public
2.33 Ray D. Corbett Junior High School Public
1.00 Jefferson Avenue Elementary School Public
1.66 Oralia R. Rodriguez Elementary School Public
Lizzie M. Burges Alternative School Public, Alternative
Our Lady of Perpetual Help School Private, Religious
1.33 Joe F. Saegert Sixth Grade Center Public
Washington Tyrannus School of the Arts Public, Charter, Alternative
3.00 Rose Garden Elementary School Public
1.00 Vogel Elementary School Public
The Master's School Private, Religious
1.33 Startzville Elementary School Public
St. James Catholic School Private, Religious
2.00 Weinert Elementary School Public
4.33 Randolph Elementary School Public
Dreamland Christian Academy Private, Religious
Mercer & Blumberg Learning Center Public, Alternative
2.00 Seguin High School Public
First Baptist Christian Academy Private, Religious
2.00 First Baptist Academy Private, Religious
3.33 Olympia Elementary School Public
Radiance Academy of Learning - Daystar Campus Public, Charter, Alternative
2.66 San Marcos High School Public
4.00 Randolph High School Public
4.00 Randolph Middle School Public
4.33 Rolling Meadows Elementary School Public
2.66 Koennecke Elementary School Public
2.33 Coronado Village Elementary School Public
1.00 Jim Barnes Middle School Public
4.00 Bowie Elementary School Public
Thompson Center Public
2.33 Kitty Hawk Middle School Public
2.00 Miller Middle School Public
3.66 Ricardo Salinas Elementary School Public
4.00 Judson Early College Academy Public
Judson Learning Academy Public, Alternative
1.33 Judson Middle School Public
3.00 Franz Elementary School Public
3.33 Hernandez Elementary School Public
St. Monica Catholic School Private, Religious
Converse Christian School Private, Religious
Shekinah Radiance Academy - Live Oak Public, Charter, Alternative
2.00 Judson High School Public
3.33 Smithson Valley High School Public
Judson Evening High School Public, Alternative
Alternative School Public, Alternative
Radiance Academy of Learning Public, Charter, Alternative

Comparable Schools

Niche Grade Name Distance Total Students
3.00 New Braunfels High School 3 mi. 2,197
3.66 Byron P. Steele II High School 9 mi. 2,124
3.00 Samuel Clemens High School 12 mi. 1,641
2.00 Seguin High School 13 mi. 1,955
2.66 San Marcos High School 14 mi. 2,134
3.33 Smithson Valley High School 15 mi. 2,070
4.00 Johnson High School 18 mi. 2,383
2.33 Roosevelt High School 20 mi. 2,864
1.66 Karen Wagner High School 21 mi. 2,356
3.33 MacArthur High School 21 mi. 2,649

Around Canyon High School

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Student Demographics Read more about this school's student culture and diversity

Gender

Gender
Male 51%
Female 48%

Overall Student Diversity

Canyon High School United States New Braunfels High School Byron P. Steele II High School Samuel Clemens High School Seguin High School San Marcos High School Smithson Valley High School Johnson High School Roosevelt High School Karen Wagner High School MacArthur High School
White 58.3% 51.6% 53.6% 44.3% 47.4% 33.3% 22.4% 63.9% 49.5% 16.5% 13.5% 37.1%
Hispanic 38.5% 24.5% 44.3% 33.0% 37.1% 61.5% 71.4% 30.9% 39.2% 55.7% 51.0% 49.5%
African American 2.1% 15.2% 1.0% 15.5% 11.3% 5.2% 4.1% 2.1% 5.2% 21.6% 34.4% 8.2%
Multiracial 1.0% 2.6% 1.0% 5.2% 3.1% 0% 1.0% 2.1% 2.1% 3.1% 0% 3.1%
Native American 0% 1.1% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Asian 0% 4.7% 0% 2.1% 1.0% 0% 1.0% 1.0% 4.1% 3.1% 1.0% 2.1%
Pacific Islander 0% 0.4% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%

Enrollment

Enrollment
Grade 9 27.2%
Grade 10 28.1%
Grade 11 22.8%
Grade 12 21.9%

Educational Outcomes Read more about this school's educational outcomes

Student Polls

If you could do it all over again, would you still want to go to this school?     Based on 18 responses

  • 89% Yes
  • 11% Not sure.
  • 0% No

What are the best things about this school?     Based on 8 responses

  • 38% The people and the athletic programs
  • 15% Mr. Brown
  • 8% The people. All of the personalities are so divers
  • 8% Mrs. Gamez is an amazing counselor
  • 8% Amazing track coaches
  • 8% Helpful teachers
  • 8% Technology
  • 8% Clubs/organizations

What are the worst things about this school?     Based on 6 responses

  • 33% Treats students like they are in middle school
  • 17% Our college and career counselor, Mrs. Marcetti
  • 17% College and Career Center, Mrs. Marchetti
  • 17% The food
  • 17% Vice principals

What one thing distinguishes this school from other schools?     Based on 9 responses

  • 33% How friendly the staff is
  • 33% The acceptance of everyone
  • 22% Well funded
  • 11% Very good in sports

What one word or phrase best describes this school?     Based on 8 responses

  • 75% Amazing
  • 12% Exciting
  • 12% Sorta strict

What is the most helpful tip for a student to know before coming to this school?     Based on 8 responses

  • 50% Get involved
  • 38% Don't be afraid to ask someone to show you around
  • 12% Very diverse school body