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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 28 top public schools in Ventura Unified School District, serving 16,965 students.
  • Public school in Ventura Unified School District have an average math proficiency score of 44% (versus California public schools average of 37%), and reading proficiency score of 54% (versus California public schools average of 48%). Their average school ranking is in the top 30% of public schools in California.
  • The school with the highest math and reading proficiency is Mound Elementary School, with 85% math proficiency and 86% reading proficiency. Read more about public school math/reading proficiency statistics in California or national school math/reading proficiency statistics.
  • Minority enrollment is 61% of the student body (majority Hispanic) , which is less than the California public school average of 76%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is more than the California public school average of 23:1.

Overview

School District NameVentura Unified School District
School District Websitehttp://www.venturausd.org
School District Phone Number(805)641-5000
School District Grades OfferedKG - 12

Ventura Unified School District (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency | CA School Rank) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Ventura Academy Of Technology & Leadership At Saticoy Math: 35-39% / Reading: 45-49% | Top 50%
    760 Jazmin Ave.
    Ventura, CA 93004
    (805)672-2701

    Grades: K-5 | 358 students
  • Ventura Anacapa Middle School Math: 28% / Reading: 44% | Bottom 50%
    100 S. Mills Rd.
    Ventura, CA 93003
    (805)289-7900

    Grades: 6-8 | 922 students
  • Ventura Balboa Middle School Math: 45% / Reading: 56% | Top 30%
    247 Hill Rd.
    Ventura, CA 93003
    (805)289-1800

    Grades: 6-8 | 1139 students
  • Ventura Blanche Reynolds Elementary School Math: 27% / Reading: 36% | Bottom 50%
    450 Valmore Ave.
    Ventura, CA 93003
    (805)289-1817

    Grades: K-8 | 354 students
  • Ventura Buena High School Math: 29% / Reading: 58% | Top 50%
    5670 Telegraph Rd.
    Ventura, CA 93003
    (805)289-1826

    Grades: 9-12 | 1865 students
  • Ventura Cabrillo Middle School Math: 59% / Reading: 65% | Top 20%
    1426 E. Santa Clara St.
    Ventura, CA 93001
    (805)641-5155

    Grades: 6-8 | 935 students
  • Ventura Citrus Glen Elementary School Math: 56% / Reading: 50% | Top 30%
    9655 Darling Rd.
    Ventura, CA 93004
    (805)672-0220

    Grades: K-5 | 614 students
  • Ventura De Anza Academy Of Technology And The Arts Math: 35% / Reading: 44% | Top 50%
    2060 Cameron St.
    Ventura, CA 93001
    (805)641-5165

    Grades: 6-8 | 904 students
  • Ventura E. P. Foster Elementary School Math: 45% / Reading: 49% | Top 50%
    20 Pleasant Pl.
    Ventura, CA 93001
    (805)641-5420

    Grades: K-5 | 437 students
  • Ojai El Camino High School Alternative School
    Math: 50-54% / Reading: 75-79% | Top 20%
    61 Day Rd.
    Ojai, CA 93023
    (805)289-7955

    Grades: 9-12 | 262 students
  • Ventura Elmhurst Elementary School Math: 28% / Reading: 37% | Bottom 50%
    5080 Elmhurst St.
    Ventura, CA 93003
    (805)289-1860

    Grades: K-5 | 518 students
  • Ventura Foothill Technology High School Math: 60% / Reading: 85% | Top 10%
    100 Day Rd.
    Ventura, CA 93003
    (805)289-0023

    Grades: 9-12 | 1027 students
  • Ventura Homestead (alternative) Alternative School
    Math: 20-29% / Reading: 60-69% | Top 50%
    450 Valmore Ave.
    Ventura, CA 93003
    (805)289-1817

    Grades: K-8 | 38 students
  • Ventura Juanamaria Elementary School Math: 56% / Reading: 61% | Top 20%
    100 S. Crocker Ave.
    Ventura, CA 93004
    (805)672-0291

    Grades: K-5 | 440 students
  • Ventura Junipero Serra Elementary School Math: 57% / Reading: 56% | Top 30%
    8880 Halifax St.
    Ventura, CA 93004
    (805)672-2717

    Grades: K-5 | 592 students
  • Ventura Lincoln Elementary School Math: 35-39% / Reading: 40-44% | Top 50%
    1107 E. Santa Clara St.
    Ventura, CA 93001
    (805)641-5438

    Grades: K-5 | 241 students
  • Ventura Loma Vista Elementary School Math: 50-54% / Reading: 60-64% | Top 30%
    300 Lynn Dr.
    Ventura, CA 93003
    (805)641-5443

    Grades: K-5 | 368 students
  • Ventura Montalvo Elementary School Math: 39% / Reading: 50% | Top 50%
    2050 Grand Ave.
    Ventura, CA 93003
    (805)289-1872

    Grades: K-5 | 433 students
  • Ventura Mound Elementary School Math: 85% / Reading: 86% | Top 5%
    455 S. Hill Rd.
    Ventura, CA 93003
    (805)289-1886

    Grades: K-5 | 574 students
  • Ventura Pacific High School Alternative School
    Math: ≤5% / Reading: ≤5% | Bottom 50%
    501 College Dr.
    Ventura, CA 93003
    (805)289-7950

    Grades: 9-12 | 154 students
  • Ventura Pierpont Elementary School Math: 65-69% / Reading: 65-69% | Top 20%
    1254 Marthas Vineyard Ct.
    Ventura, CA 93001
    (805)641-5470

    Grades: K-5 | 254 students
  • Ventura Poinsettia Elementary School Math: 55% / Reading: 66% | Top 20%
    350 N. Victoria Ave.
    Ventura, CA 93003
    (805)289-7971

    Grades: K-5 | 496 students
  • Ventura Portola Elementary School Math: 68% / Reading: 66% | Top 20%
    6700 Eagle St.
    Ventura, CA 93003
    (805)289-1734

    Grades: K-5 | 544 students
  • Ventura Sheridan Way Elementary School Math: 25% / Reading: 39% | Bottom 50%
    573 Sheridan Way
    Ventura, CA 93001
    (805)641-5491

    Grades: K-5 | 475 students
  • Oak View Sunset Elementary School Math: 46% / Reading: 56% | Top 30%
    400 Sunset Ave.
    Oak View, CA 93022
    (805)649-6600

    Grades: K-8 | 343 students
  • Ventura Ventura High School Math: 29% / Reading: 60% | Top 50%
    2 N. Catalina St.
    Ventura, CA 93001
    (805)641-5116

    Grades: 9-12 | 2140 students
  • Ventura Ventura Unified Community Day Middle School Alternative School
    3777 Dean Dr
    Ventura, CA 93003
    (805)641-5202

    Grades: 6-8 | n/a students
  • Ventura Will Rogers Elementary School Math: 35% / Reading: 38% | Bottom 50%
    316 Howard St.
    Ventura, CA 93003
    (805)641-5496

    Grades: K-5 | 538 students
2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (CA)
# of Schools28 Schools10,447 Schools
# of Students16,965 Students6,236,707 Students
# of Teachers690 Teachers267,352 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio25:123:1

District Comparison

  • Ventura Unified School District, which is ranked within the top 30% of all 1,006 school districts in California (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 90% has increased from 86% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (CA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
38%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Ventura Unified  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of CA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
48%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Ventura Unified  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of CA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate
90%
83%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Ventura Unified  School District and public school graduation rate of CA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.580.64
# of American Indian Students65 Students34,214 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
1%
# of Asian Students560 Students712,988 Students
% Asian Students
3%
11%
# of Hispanic Students8,785 Students3,383,167 Students
% Hispanic Students
52%
54%
# of Black Students197 Students350,426 Students
% Black Students
1%
6%
# of White Students6,667 Students1,474,092 Students
% White Students
39%
24%
# of Hawaiian Students32 Students29,333 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students659 Students253,015 Students
% of Two or more races Students
4%
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: - 10
# of Students in Kindergarten:1,279535,513
# of Students in 1st Grade:1,184456,488
# of Students in 2nd Grade:1,219445,901
# of Students in 3rd Grade:1,219465,476
# of Students in 4th Grade:1,270471,595
# of Students in 5th Grade:1,320487,834
# of Students in 6th Grade:1,326476,388
# of Students in 7th Grade:1,341474,069
# of Students in 8th Grade:1,359472,842
# of Students in 9th Grade:1,342489,019
# of Students in 10th Grade:1,371487,828
# of Students in 11th Grade:1,428482,868
# of Students in 12th Grade:1,307484,670
# of Ungraded Students: - 6,206

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $8,878 in this school district is less than the state average of $10,798. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $9,297 is less than the state average of $11,280. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (CA)
Total Revenue$155 MM$17 MM
This chart display total revenue of Ventura Unified  School District and average revenue for each school distric in CA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$162 MM$18 MM
This chart display total spending of Ventura Unified  School District and average spending for each school distric in CA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$8,878$10,798
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Ventura Unified  School District and average revenue per public school student in CA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$9,297$11,280
This chart display average spending per public school student in Ventura Unified  School District and average spending per public school student in CA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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