Computech Middle School
|Computech Middle School|
|555 East Belgravia Avenue
Fresno, California 93706
|School type||Public middle school|
|School district||Fresno Unified School District|
|Color(s)||Black and Gold|
The school is part of the Fresno Unified School District. Computech is located just south of the Edison High School. It was established in 1983 and buses students in from throughout Fresno. The school offers the Gifted and Talented Education (GATE) program. Students enrolled are selected based on their high STAR (Standardized Testing and Reporting) report and then interviewed. As of the 2011-12 school year there were 791 students enrolled with 31 teachers. Computech Middle School is a Magnet Middle School. The school is technology-oriented, and computer-related subjects are central to its curriculum. A key aim of the school is to promote racial harmony in the school district.
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