Cherry Avenue Middle School

540 North Cherry St, Tulare, CA 93274 | (559) 685-7320
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Student Enrollment: 693
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3 out of 5 | 9 Reviews
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 693
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 29.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 23.9
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 345 (49.8%)
  • Females: 348 (50.2%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 66 (9.5%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 393 (56.7%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 459 (66.2%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Cherry Avenue Middle School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian20.3%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Cherry Avenue Middle School
  Number Percent
6th Grade16824.2%
7th Grade25837.2%
8th Grade26738.5%
Teacher Education Background (2009)
Percent With Master's Degree
Percent With Bachelor's Degree: 3.0%
Teacher Credentials & Experience (2009)
Percent of Teachers With Credentials: 100.0%
Number of Certificated Staff: 33.0
Average Number of Years of Teacher Experience: 15.9
Average Age
Source: CA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

School Ratings and Reviews

Overall Rating: 3

3 out of 5 | 9 Reviews
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9 reviews for Cherry Avenue Middle School

  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on June 03, 2010
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • My son is graduating from this school this year and had a great experience while attending. Some of the teachers were a bit stern but I wouldn't have had it any other way. He received a great education and made many friends. Thank you Cherry Avenue on a job well done!
  • Reviewed by Former Student on February 26, 2010
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • I went to this school a LONG while back (10 years ago now). School is tough for students at this age, it's kind of those 'weird years'. Of course there's going to be fights and weird things of the sort. I had a share myself. However, to me, this school was fantastic. The teachers are mean because they want to push their students. If it was NOT for this school, I would not have become the scientist I am today (thank you Mr. Morris / Mrs. Caetano).
  • Reviewed by Student on January 25, 2010
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on November 12, 2009
  • Rating: 1 (1 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • I am taking my children out of this school as soon as possible. My son Gabriel came home with a black eye! When I went to speak with the principal, the inncident was just bruched off like it never happened! I am glad I was never put in such a school. My children Gabriel, 12, and Allison, 13, will be moving to Live Oak right away. It's closer, and God let it be safer.
  • Reviewed by Student on November 03, 2009
  • Rating: 1 (1 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • this school sucks, i wish i didn't come here, i want out!
  • Reviewed by Student on January 14, 2009
  • Rating: 1 (1 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • I am so lonley here, I have no friends and the teachers are so mean, I don't like this school!
  • Reviewed by Student on January 14, 2009
  • Rating: 1 (1 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • This School Stinks!!!!!! It has bad teachers and fights break out every single day! I wish I could get a transfer to some other school, but my mom says it's just to hard, This is so lame!!!! )-:

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