Venture Academy

  • Venture Academy serves 88 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≤20% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 39%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is ≤20% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Michigan state average of 34%.

School Overview

  • Venture Academy's student population of 88 students has declined by 19% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 4 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students88 students
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Total Classroom Teachers4 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Venture Academy's student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has decreased from 27:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Venture Academy is 0.52, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Overall School Rank#2101 out of 3,159 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
39%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio22:118:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
26%
8%
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Black
2%
18%
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White
64%
66%
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Two or more races
6%
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 MI.
Diversity Score0.520.53
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Graduation Rate70-79%
85%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
26%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameZeeland Public s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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