Venture Academy

  • Venture Academy serves 1,616 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 21% (which is lower than the California state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 36% (which is lower than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 78% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 76%.

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School Overview

  • Venture Academy's student population of 1,616 students has grown by 14% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 76 teachers has grown by 35% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school / Charter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Total Students1,616 students
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Total Classroom Teachers76 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Venture Academy's student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has decreased from 25:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Venture Academy is 0.56, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall School Rank#6779 out of 9,595 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
21%
38%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio21:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
4%
11%
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Hispanic
62%
54%
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Black
7%
6%
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White
22%
24%
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Hawaiian
n/an/a
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Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Venture Academy.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.560.41
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Graduation Rate
86%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
46%
49%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
22%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSan Joaquin County Office of Education School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school to Venture Academy is One.charter (0.1 miles away)
  • The nearest middle school is One.charter (0.1 miles away)
  • The nearest elementary school is One.charter (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Stockton One.charter Alternative School
    Charter School
    Grades: K-12 | 223 students
    0.1 miles
    2707 Transworld Dr.
    Stockton, CA 95213
    (209)468-9079
    0.1 K-12 223
  • Stockton San Joaquin County Community Alternative School
    Grades: K-12 | 1035 students
    0.1 miles
    2707 Transworld Dr.
    Stockton, CA 95213
    (209)468-4847
    0.1 K-12 1035
  • Stockton San Joaquin County Rocp Vocational School
    Magnet School
    Grades: 10-12
    0.1 miles
    2707 Transworld Dr.
    Stockton, CA 95213
    (209)468-9005
    0.1 10-12 n/a
  • Stockton San Joaquin County Special Education Special Education School
    Grades: K-12 | 577 students
    0.1 miles
    2707 Transworld Dr.
    Stockton, CA 95213
    (209)468-9279
    0.1 K-12 577
  • Stockton Nightingale Charter Charter School
    Grades: K-8 | 404 students
    1.5 miles
    1721 Carpenter Rd.
    Stockton, CA 95206
    (209)933-7260
    1.5 K-8 404

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