Venable Elementary School

406 14th Street Nw
Charlottesville, VA 22903
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
6/
10
Top 50%
Venable Elementary School serves 346 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
Venable Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 75-79% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 80-84% (which is approximately equal to the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Virginia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 41% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Virginia state average of 51% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Venable Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Virginia for:

School Overview

Venable Elementary School's student population of 346 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students346 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

Venable Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,791 schools in Virginia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Venable Elementary School is 0.59, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (VA)
Overall Testing Rank
#757 out of 1791 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
75-79%
72%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
80-84%
80%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
7%
7%
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Hispanic
4%
16%
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Black
24%
22%
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White
59%
49%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
6%
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Diversity Score
0.590.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
34%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCharlottesville City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Venable Elementary School is Murray High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Albemarle County Community Public Charter School (0.6 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Charlottesville Albemarle County Community Public Charter School Charter School
    Math: 11-19% | Reading: 50-59%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 38 students
    0.6 miles
    1200 Forest Street
    Charlottesville, VA 22903
    (434) 972-1607
    0.6 6-8 38
  • Charlottesville Jackson P. Burley Middle School Math: 74% | Reading: 75%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 565 students
    0.6 miles
    901 Rose Hill Drive
    Charlottesville, VA 22903
    (434) 295-5101
    0.6 6-8 565
  • Charlottesville Buford Middle School Math: 50% | Reading: 70%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-8 | 525 students
    0.7 miles
    1000 Cherry Avenue
    Charlottesville, VA 22903
    (434) 245-2411
    0.7 7-8 525
  • Charlottesville Charlottesville Alternative Alternative School

    0.7 miles
    341 11th Street Nw
    Charlottesville, VA 22903
    (434) 245-2406
    0.7 n/a n/a
  • Charlottesville Murray High School Charter School
    Math: 45-49% | Reading: ≥90%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 100 students
    0.8 miles
    1200 Forest Street
    Charlottesville, VA 22903
    (434) 296-3090
    0.8 9-12 100

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