Venture

  • Venture serves 9 students in grades 7-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 5:1 is lower than the Minnesota state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 33%.

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School Overview

  • Venture's student population of 9 students has declined by 40% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 2 teachers has declined by 33% over five school years.
School TypeSpecial education school
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students9 students
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Total Classroom Teachers2 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Venture by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MN)
Overall School Rank--
Student : Teacher Ratio5:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Venture and percentage of American Indian public school students in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Asian
n/a
7%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Venture and the percentage of Asian public school students in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Black
11%
11%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Venture and the percentage of Black public school students in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
78%
67%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Venture and the percentage of White public school students in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
11%
4%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Venture.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MN.
Diversity Score0.370.34
This chart display the diversity score of Venture and the public school average diversity score of Minnesota by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate (14-15)<50%
82%
Eligible for Free Lunch
33%
30%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Venture and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Venture and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameIntermediate 287 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Minneapolis Osseo Area Learning Center Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12
    0.3 miles
    7300 Boone Ave N
    Minneapolis, MN 55428
    (763)391-8890
    0.3 9-12 n/a
  • Osseo Achieve Special Education School
    Grades: K-12 | 29 students
    0.6 miles
    324 6th Ave Ne
    Osseo, MN 55369
    (763)315-9760
    0.6 K-12 29
  • Minneapolis Neca Independent Study Alternative School
    Grades: 7-12
    0.6 miles
    1820 Xenium Ln N
    Minneapolis, MN 55441
    (763)550-7114
    0.6 7-12 n/a
  • Minneapolis Off Campus Cte
    Grades: 10-12
    0.8 miles
    9000 Brooklyn Blvd
    Minneapolis, MN 55445
    (763)488-2603
    0.8 10-12 n/a
  • Minneapolis Hennepin Technical Pathways Vocational School
    Grades: 7-12
    0.9 miles
    9000 Brooklyn Blvd
    Minneapolis, MN 55445
    (763)488-2601
    0.9 7-12 n/a

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