Academy of the Canyons

Opinion: Learning math can improve your life

Opinion: Learning math can improve your life

Many students complain and question math learning in school because they feel it isn’t necessary for their future lives. However, many students don’t realize that math is used and applied everywhere. The concept of math isn’t just a school subject that you learn...

Why wellness matters

Why wellness matters

On Jan. 27, Diamond Bar High School paired up with Academy of the Canyons (AOC) to create together a Wellness Forum which helped educate AOC's students on why wellness matters. What exactly is a Wellness Forum? It's a dedicated seminar and a day full of...

AP vs. college classes– Are they worth it?

AP vs. college classes– Are they worth it?

Many people often think that by taking Advanced Placement (AP) classes that they might get ahead in college, get credit, or may look better to colleges. Often times, that is not the case. AP courses are rigorous courses focused on one subject leading to a final...