Ventura Junior Senior High School (Closed 2013)

110 South Main St
Ventura, IA
(School attendance zone shown in map)
  • Ventura Junior Senior High School served 178 students in grades 6-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 60-64% (which was lower than the Iowa state average of 76%) for the 2011-12 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 55-59% (which was lower than the Iowa state average of 71%) for the 2011-12 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 was lower than the Iowa state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was lower than the Iowa state average of 24% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students178 students
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Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2012-2013 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (11-12)60-64%
76%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (11-12)55-59%
71%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
4%
11%
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Black
n/a
6%
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White
93%
76%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Ventura Junior Senior High School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IA.
Diversity Score0.130.41
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Graduation Rate (11-12)≥50%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
25%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Ventura Junior Senior High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Iowa by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameVentura Community School District
Source: 2012-2013 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

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