Venture Academy serves 1,616 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20% (which is lower than the California state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 35% (which is lower than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 81% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Venture Academy's student population of 1,616 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 76 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-12
Total Students
1,616 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
76 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Venture Academy is 0.54, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(17-18)
20%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(17-18)
35%
50%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Venture Academy and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
21:1
23:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
4%
12%
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Hispanic
65%
54%
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Black
6%
5%
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White
19%
23%
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Hawaiian
1%
1%
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Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
This 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 Score
0.54
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Graduation Rate
(17-18)
85%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
52%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Venture Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Venture Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Alternative school / Charter School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-12
  • Students: 1,616 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 21:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 81%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 85%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 20%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 35%
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.54 (Top 50% in CA)

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