Ventura Middle School (Closed 2018)

110 S. Main Street, 110 S. Mai
Ventura, IA 50482
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Ventura Middle School served 151 students in grades 7-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 80-84% (which was higher than the Iowa state average of 79%) for the 2014-15 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 70-74% (which was lower than the Iowa state average of 76%) for the 2014-15 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 was higher than the Iowa state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment was 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was lower than the Iowa state average of 24% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students151 students
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Total Classroom Teachers9 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Ventura Middle School by grade.

School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(14-15)
80-84%
79%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(14-15)
70-74%
76%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Ventura Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Iowa by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio17:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
7%
11%
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Black
n/a
6%
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White
90%
76%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Ventura Middle School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IA.
Diversity Score
0.190.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
26%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Ventura Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Iowa by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameVentura Community School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Ventura Middle School is Clear Lake High School (5.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Clear Lake Middle School School (5.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Clear Creek Elementary School (5.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Clear Lake Sunset Elementary School
    Grades: PK | 105 students
    4.4 miles
    408 Mars Hill Drive
    Clear Lake, IA 50428
    (641) 357-5288
    4.4 PK 105
  • Clear Lake Clear Creek Elementary School Math: 60% | Reading: 68%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 624 students
    5.4 miles
    901 S 14th St
    Clear Lake, IA 50428
    (641) 357-5288
    5.4 K-5 624
  • Clear Lake Clear Lake Middle School School Math: 78% | Reading: 74%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 290 students
    5.5 miles
    1601 3rd Ave North
    Clear Lake, IA 50428
    (641) 357-6114
    5.5 6-8 290
  • Clear Lake Clear Lake High School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 9-12 | 405 students
    5.8 miles
    125 N 20th St
    Clear Lake, IA 50428
    (641) 357-5235
    5.8 9-12 405
  • Garner Garner-hayfield-ventura Elementary School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-4 | 423 students
    7.0 miles
    620 W 11th St
    Garner, IA 50438
    (641) 923-2831
    7 PK-4 423
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