Canyon Crest Academy is a learning community based on the values of shared responsibility and mutual respect among teachers, staff, parents and students. Canyon Crest Academy commits to providing positive, meaningful and rigorous learning experiences that promote the intellectual, social, physical and creative development of students. The curriculum responds to evolving student interests and includes specialized and in-depth studies. Students are supported in taking intellectual and creative risks as they engage in their studies. Canyon Crest Academy honors diversity of thought and culture, while being united in its mission. Graduates of Canyon Crest Academy experience a personal connection to the curriculum that enables them to be confident, life-long learners.
Canyon Crest Academy is a comprehensive public high school within the boundaries of the San Dieguito Union High School District. Students wishing to attend CCA follow the SDUHSD high school selection process in January-February. Information on all district enrollment requirements can be found HERE. If there is more interest in attending CCA that there are available spaces, student selection will be based on a district run lottery. All student applications received by the deadline will be included in the lottery pool.