Tenafly is a thriving community in Bergen County with approximately 14,700 residents. It is a predominately residential community, the town boasts an excellent school system, many beautiful homes and a variety of recreational and entertainment options. The Tenafly public schools serves students from Kindergarten through twelfth grade, from 4 elementary schools. Tenafly has a middle school for grades 6-8, and Tenafly high school for grades 9-12. In 2005 the United States Department of Education awarded Tenafly High Scool a blue ribbon school award and was third-ranked public high school in New Jersey out of 328 schools statewide in New Jersey Monthly magazine in 2012. More popular eateries Tenafly also offers a diverse selection of eateries, such as Axia Taverna (greek) Simply Vietnamese, and the town diner. Tenafly being known as a family oriented community, with convienient express and local bus service, and close proximity to NYC are some of the reasons people chose to make Tenafly their home.