Ventnor Middle School

  • Ventnor Middle School serves 291 students in grades 5-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 53% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 68% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 66% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 55%.

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School Overview

  • Ventnor Middle School's student population of 291 students has declined by 19% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 5-8
Total Students291 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Ventnor Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 9:1 has decreased from 11:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Ventnor Middle School is 0.68, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.43. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NJ)
Overall School Rank#956 out of 2,236 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
41%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
53%
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Student : Teacher Ratio9:112:1
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Asian
17%
10%
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Hispanic
43%
27%
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Black
4%
16%
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White
34%
45%
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Two or more races
2%
2%
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Diversity Score0.680.43
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Eligible for Free Lunch
56%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameVentnor City School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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  • Atlantic City Richmond Avenue School
    Grades: PK-8 | 663 students
    2.0 miles
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  • Atlantic City Atlantic City High School
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    2.3 miles
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