Tenaya Middle School

  • Tenaya Middle School serves 582 students in grades 7-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 11% (which is lower than the California state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 27% (which is lower than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 29:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 76%.

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School Overview

  • Tenaya Middle School's student population of 582 students has declined by 33% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 20 teachers has declined by 37% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students582 students
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Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Tenaya Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 29:1 has increased from 27:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Tenaya Middle School is 0.27, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall School Rank#7825 out of 9,595 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
11%
38%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio29:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
8%
11%
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Hispanic
85%
54%
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Black
3%
6%
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White
3%
24%
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Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Tenaya Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.270.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
85%
49%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMerced City Elementary School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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