Venetia Valley K-8

177 N. San Pedro Rd.
San Rafael, CA 94903
(School attendance zone shown in map)
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Serving 683 students in grades Kindergarten-8, Venetia Valley K-8 ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20% (which is lower than the California state average of 34%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 33% (which is lower than the California state average of 49%).
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the California state level of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 92% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 683 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 22:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 92%
  • : Bottom 50% in CA
  • : 20% (Btm 50%)
  • : 33% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

School Overview

Venetia Valley K-8's student population of 683 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has declined by 11% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-8
Total Students
683 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
31 teachers
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School Rankings

Venetia Valley K-8 ranks within the bottom 50% of all 3,649 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Venetia Valley K-8 is 0.26, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CA)
#2579 out of 3649 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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20%
34%
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33%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
22:1
21:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
3%
12%
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Hispanic
86%
56%
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Black
n/a
5%
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White
8%
21%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.26
This chart display the diversity score of Venetia Valley K-8 and the public school average diversity score of California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
70%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
7%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Venetia Valley K-8's ranking?
Venetia Valley K-8 is ranked #2579 out of 3,649 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in California.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
20% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 34% CA state average), while 33% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% CA state average).
How many students attend Venetia Valley K-8?
683 students attend Venetia Valley K-8.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
86% of Venetia Valley K-8 students are Hispanic, 8% of students are White, 3% of students are Asian, 2% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are American Indian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Venetia Valley K-8?
Venetia Valley K-8 has a student ration of 22:1, which is higher than the California state average of 21:1.
What grades does Venetia Valley K-8 offer ?
Venetia Valley K-8 offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-8
What school district is Venetia Valley K-8 part of?
Venetia Valley K-8 is part of San Rafael City Elementary School District.

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5   2/9/2024
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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 683 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 22:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 92%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 20% (Btm 50%)
  • : 33% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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