Tenaya Middle

Overview

Student Enrollment
845
Best Middle School in California
#919
 Rating 3 out of 10
Grades 7th grade to 9th grade
School District Fresno Unified
Type Public
 Phone (559)451-4570
 Location 1239 W. Mesa Ave.
Fresno, CA 93711
Charter School No

Tenaya Middle has an academic rating somewhat below the average for California middle schools based on its low test performance. It is ranked 919th in the best public middle schools in California.

Racial Demographics

The Tenaya Middle student body is predominantly Hispanic with a sizeable White population and has very high racial diversity.

Race Percent Students
White29.1%246
Black12.9%109
Hispanic49.1%415
Asian Pacific5.9%50
Native American Indian0.7%6
Hawaiian Pacific Inlander0.8%7
Two or more races1.4%12

Family Income

vs. other California middle schools
Upper 34.5%

40.6% percent of the school's students are eligible for free lunch under the National School Lunch Program compared to the California middle school median of 55.5%. By this measure, Tenaya Middle students are largely upper-middle income and rank 470th in California for middle school student family income.

Enrollment by Grade

Grade Students
7th Grade394
8th Grade451
Total845

Completions

State Standardized Test Performance

Proficient Students
24%
Rank in California
919th
Rating
3 out of 10

Students at Tenaya Middle scored an average 24% of students proficient for math and reading as tested by the California Department of Education. Performance is somewhat below the state middle school median of 33% proficiency and places the school's test performance in the bottom 33.3% of California middle schools.

Test Proficiency By Gender

Gender Math Proficient Reading Proficient
Girls21%38%
Boys20%23%

State Test Proficiency by Subgroup

Subgroup Math Proficient Reading Proficient
American Indiansuppressed*suppressed*
Asian & Pacific Islander40% to 49%*40% to 49%*
Black6% to 9%*15% to 19%*
Hispanic14%22%
Multiracialless than 50%*less than 50%*
White30% to 34%*40% to 44%*
With Disabilites5% or less*6% to 9%*
Limited English20% or less*20% or less*

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

Absenteeism Rate

School State
Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate13%10%
Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate13%
Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate12%

Police Referral Rate

Group Percent Referrals
All Students0.2%2
Boys0.4%2
Girls0%0
California Median0%

Police Arrest Rate

Group Percent Arrests
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0

Expulsion Rate

Group Percent Expulsions
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0
California Median0%

In-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students4.9%43
Boys6.6%31
Girls2.9%12
California Median0.8%

Out-of-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students5.6%49
Boys7.1%33
Girls3.4%16

Location

Tenaya Middle
1239 W. Mesa Ave.
Fresno, CA
93711
(559)451-4570

4 out of 10 1

District

Fresno Unified
Fresno, CA