Tennyson High Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
College Readiness Index
13.8
Academic Performance Index
657
Student/Teacher Ratio
20:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 1,270 Students
  • 62 Teachers

Tennyson High
27035 WHITMAN RD
HAYWARD, CA 94544

Phone: (510) 723-3190

District: Hayward Unified School District

Overview

At Tennyson High, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Tennyson High is 36 percent. The student body makeup is 50 percent male and 50 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 96 percent. Tennyson High is 1 of 6 high schools in the Hayward Unified School District.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares with others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.

Medal Awarded None
National Rank
Unranked

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Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.

Total Enrollment 1,270
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 96%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) N/A
Full-Time Teachers 62

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Test Scores

U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level coursework (AP®/IB exams).

Academic Performance Index Evaluation Does not achieve CA goal
College Readiness Index 13.8

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Mid-size City
Charter School No
Magnet School No
Receives Title I Funding Yes

District

This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.

Total Schools 6
Total Students 5,916
Academic Performance Index Evaluation Does not achieve CA goal
College Readiness (district average) 30.5

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Nearby Schools

Tennyson High is 1 of 6 schools in the Hayward Unified School District.

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