Tenor High School

Tenor High School serves 227 students in grades 9-12.
Tenor High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Wisconsin for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20-24% (which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-44% (which is approximately equal to the Wisconsin state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the Wisconsin state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 90% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 30% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

Tenor High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Wisconsin for:

School Overview

Tenor High School's student population of 227 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 10 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students227 students
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Total Classroom Teachers10 teachers
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School Comparison

Tenor High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,029 schools in Wisconsin (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Tenor High School is 0.59, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.49. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WI)
Overall Testing Rank
#1418 out of 2029 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-24%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio23:115:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
1%
4%
Hispanic
56%
12%
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Black
31%
9%
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White
10%
70%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score
0.590.49
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Graduation Rate
≥90%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
63%
32%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSeeds Of Health Inc Agency School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Tenor High School is Meir School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Lincoln Middle School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Milwaukee Lincoln Middle School Math: 3% | Reading: 7%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 663 students
    0.3 miles
    820 E Knapp St
    Milwaukee, WI 53202
    (414) 212-3300
    0.3 6-8 663
  • Milwaukee Cass Street Elementary School Math: 6% | Reading: 7%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 402 students
    0.7 miles
    1647 N Cass St
    Milwaukee, WI 53202
    (414) 212-2700
    0.7 PK-8 402
  • Milwaukee Meir School Math: 46% | Reading: 56%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 3-12 | 1,147 student
    0.8 miles
    1615 N Martin Luther King Dr
    Milwaukee, WI 53212
    (414) 758-2500
    0.8 3-12 1,147
  • Milwaukee Milwaukee Community Cyber High School Charter School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 189 students
    0.9 miles
    131 S 1st St
    Milwaukee, WI 53204
    (414) 308-1230
    0.9 9-12 189
  • Milwaukee Milwaukee County Youth Education Center Alternative School
    Grades: 6-12 | 35 students
    0.9 miles
    949 N 9th St
    Milwaukee, WI 53233
    (414) 226-7330
    0.9 6-12 35

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