Venture High School

2061 South Almont Ave
Imlay City, MI 48444
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Venture High School serves 49 students in grades 9-12.
Venture High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Michigan 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 ≤20% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 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 2018-19 school year.
Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

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School Overview

Venture High School's student population of 49 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
49 students
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Total Classroom Teachers (15-16)
3 teachers
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School Rankings

Venture High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,120 schools in Michigan (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Venture High School is 0.35, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.52. 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 (MI)
Overall Testing Rank
#2607 out of 3120 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤20%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤20%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
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18:1
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American Indian
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1%
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Asian
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3%
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Hispanic
20%
8%
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Black
2%
18%
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White
78%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.35
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Graduation Rate
≥80%
85%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
65%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • School Type: Alternative school
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 49 students
  • Minority Enrollment: 22%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥80% (Btm 50% in MI)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≤20% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : ≤20% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.35 (Top 50%)

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