La Venture Middle School

La Venture Middle School serves 647 students in grades 6-8.
La Venture Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Washington for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 34% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 51%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 37% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the Washington state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 75% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Washington state average of 46% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

La Venture Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Washington for:

School Overview

La Venture Middle School's student population of 647 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 39 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students647 students
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Total Classroom Teachers39 teachers
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School Comparison

La Venture Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,039 schools in Washington (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of La Venture Middle School is 0.45, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WA)
Overall Testing Rank
#1772 out of 2039 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:118:1
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American Indian
1%
2%
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Asian
1%
8%
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Hispanic
70%
23%
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Black
n/a
4%
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White
25%
54%
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Hawaiian
1%
1%
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Two or more races
2%
8%
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Diversity Score
0.450.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
66%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMount Vernon School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to La Venture Middle School is Mount Vernon Open Doors (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Mount Baker Middle School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Centennial Elementary School Mt Vernon (0.8 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Mount Vernon Mount Vernon Open Doors Alternative School
    Grades: 10-12 | 64 students
    0.4 miles
    2405 E College Way
    Mount Vernon, WA 98273
    (360) 428-6110
    0.4 10-12 64
  • Mount Vernon Centennial Elementary School Mt Vernon Math: 53% | Reading: 48%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 542 students
    0.8 miles
    3100 Martin Rd
    Mount Vernon, WA 98273
    (360) 428-6138
    0.8 K-5 542
  • Mount Vernon Madison Elementary School Math: 43% | Reading: 36%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 531 students
    0.8 miles
    907 E Fir St
    Mount Vernon, WA 98273
    (360) 428-6131
    0.8 K-5 531
  • Mount Vernon Mount Vernon High School Math: 28% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,991 student
    0.9 miles
    314 N 9th St
    Mount Vernon, WA 98273
    (360) 428-6156
    0.9 9-12 1,991
  • Mount Vernon Little Mountain Elementary School Math: 46% | Reading: 45%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 636 students
    1.2 miles
    1514 S Laventure Rd
    Mount Vernon, WA 98274
    (360) 428-6125
    1.2 K-5 636

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