Ventura Elementary School

Ventura Elementary School serves 808 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the FL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 89% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 57%.
Ventura Elementary School operates within the Orange School District.

Overview

The student population of 808 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 55 teachers has grown by 10% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 808 students
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 55 teachers
Students by Grade Ventura Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.36 is less than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (FL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 15:1
Hispanic
79%
28%
Black
7%
23%
White
11%
43%
All Ethnic Groups Ventura Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Ventura Elementary School Sta Ethnicity
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.36 0.45
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
74%
49%
Ventura Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2013)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
4%
8%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 186,684 students has grown by 8% over five years.
School District Name Orange School District
Number of Schools
Managed
242
23
Number of Students Managed 186,684 9,989
District Total Revenue $1,811 MM $138 MM
Orange School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $1,837 MM $159 MM
Orange School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,511 $13,793
Orange School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,663 $15,882
Orange School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Acceleration Academy (1.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Liberty Middle School (1.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Three Points Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • OrlandoThree Points Elementary School
    4001 South Goldenrod Rd
    OrlandoFL 32822
    (407)207-3800
    0.9 mi | 711 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • OrlandoMccoy Elementary School
    5225 South Semoran Blvd
    OrlandoFL 32822
    (407)249-6370
    1.3 mi | 641 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • OrlandoPinar Elementary School
    3701 Anthony Ln
    OrlandoFL 32822
    (407)249-6380
    1.3 mi | 498 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • OrlandoLake George Elementary School
    4101 Gatlin Ave
    OrlandoFL 32812
    (407)737-1430
    1.4 mi | 588 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • OrlandoAcceleration Academy
    Alternative School
    2274 South Semoran Blvd
    OrlandoFL 32822
    (407)992-0917
    Alternative School

    1.5 mi | 378 students | Gr. 8-12                      

School Reviews

  • Recommended July 27, 2012 - I do recommend this school, my daughter was there for Kindergarten, I think the teachers do put a lot of effort in teaching the children the best they can, All the teachers seem genuinely devoted to teaching they are always smiling and treat the children gently and nice - Posted by Parent

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Did You Know?
Orlando, FL public schools have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.51, which is higher than the Florida average of 0.42. The most diverse school in Orlando is Orlando Science Middle High Charter. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Florida or national school diversity statistics.