600 Se Green Oaks Blvd
Arlington, TX 76018
Rating
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Venture Alter High School serves 283 students in grades 9-12.
Venture Alter High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 6-9% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 10-14% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 79% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

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Venture Alter High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

Venture Alter High School's student population of 283 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
283 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
32 teachers
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School Rankings

Venture Alter High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 8,043 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Venture Alter High School is 0.66, which is more 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
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State Level (TX)
Overall Testing Rank
#8001 out of 8043 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
6-9%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
10-14%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
9:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
49%
52%
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Black
24%
13%
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White
21%
28%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
4%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.66
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Graduation Rate
65%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
53%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • School Type: Alternative school
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 283 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 9:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 79%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 65% (Btm 50% in TX)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 6-9% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 10-14% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.66 (Top 20%)

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