Tennyson High School

Programs

School Hours Programs

Advanced Placement (AP):  Tennyson offers Advanced Placement courses in several subject areas.  Advanced Placement courses are designed to challenge students to achieve at the college-level.  Students in AP courses are highly encouraged to take the AP test in May--students that achieve a successful score of 3, 4, or 5 on the AP test may earn college credit at the college/university they will be attending.

AVID (Advancement Via Individual Determination):  AVID is a rigorous college-readiness program that prepares students with college skills, guidance and support.  Students in AVID take an AVID elective during each of the 4 years of high school.

CMMA (Community Multi Media Academy):  CMMA is a rigorous college-readiness and multi-media focused academy that provides students with guidance, support, and multimedia training.  Students in CMMA are cohorted in the 10th, 11th, and 12th grades--teams that are designed to build community and teamwork.

World House (English Language Learners):  Support classes and services for students who speak another language and are working towards English proficiency.  Students enrolled in ELD 1, 2, 3 are enrolled in World House.

Puente:  Rigorous college-readiness program that emphasizes college-level English skills via Latino literature and culture

ROP (Regional Occupational Program): The Eden Area Regional Occupational Program provides students with hands-on training in various fields. Students enrolled in ROP spend half of their day at the Regional Occupational Center, and the other half at their home school.  Successfuly students earn high school credits, applicable toward graduation, as well as certification in some of the fields.  Please visit the Eden Area ROP website for more information: www.edenrop.org

After School Activities

Athletics:  All athletics including teams, schedules and more

Cyber High/Plato Credit Recovery:   After-school class for Seniors (+Juniors, if space) to make up classes and credits

Chabot Concurrent Enrollment Courses: On-campus Chabot College Concurrent enrollment courses offered after school, 2 days a week, for students who would like to take a community college course.  These courses are offered through YEP.

YEP (Youth Enrichment Program):  After-school program that provides academic courses (Cyber HIgh, Chabot), academic assistance (after school tutoring), and various enrichment activities (club sponsorship).