Bennett Venture Academy

  • Bennett Venture Academy serves 716 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 47% (which is lower than the Ohio state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 44% (which is lower than the Ohio state average of 62%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Bennett Venture Academy placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Ohio for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the Ohio state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 64% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Ohio state average of 30%.

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School Overview

  • Bennett Venture Academy's student population of 716 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students716 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Bennett Venture Academy is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,247 schools in Ohio (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has increased from 22:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Bennett Venture Academy is 0.70, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.47. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (OH)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#2509 out of 3247 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
63%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
62%
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Student : Teacher Ratio23:118:1
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
15%
6%
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Black
38%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Bennett Venture Academy and the percentage of Black public school students in Ohio by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
36%
70%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Bennett Venture Academy and the percentage of White public school students in Ohio by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Two or more races
11%
5%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Bennett Venture Academy.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in OH.
Diversity Score0.700.47
This chart display the diversity score of Bennett Venture Academy and the public school average diversity score of Ohio by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunchn/a
21%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Bennett Venture Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Ohio by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Bennett Venture Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Ohio by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBennett Venture Academy School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, OH Dept. of Education

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My children both have been going to BVA since kindergarten and me and my wife are very pleased with the way things have and are progressing with the school our children are achieving great grades, also the staff is and has been great! MRS. LIZ and Ms. Colleen are the best, and as long as you are involved with your children they will achieve no matter where they are! GO FROGS!
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