Degrees and Certifications:

Mr. Tenchka

About Me

Education:          Bachelor of Arts, Movement and Exercise Science

                                Chapman University

                                Master of Arts – Coaching and Athletic Administration

                                Concordia University – Irvine

                                California Teaching Credential Program

                                Chapman University

                                California Single Subject Teaching – Physical Education, Social Science

                                CLAD Certificate

The 2020-2021 school years marks Mr.Tenchka’s 28th year in teaching.  He began at Fairmont Prepatory Academy in Anaheim where he taught Physical Education and Health.  He has also taught at Frisbee Middle School in Rialto along with several schools in the SAUSD.  The schools Mr. Tenchka has taught at are Willard Intermediate, Mendez Fundamental, Santa Ana High School, Lathrop Intermediate and Santiago.


Mr. Tenchka has also coached various sports at both the intermediate school level and the high school level. Primarily, he has coached high school boys basketball.  Last season marked his 40th year coaching high school basketball.

Mr. Tenchka is married to his wife for 28 years.  He has two kids and two dogs