Venus Elementary School

20 Bulldog Dr
Venus, TX 76084
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Venus Elementary School serves 681 students in grades 2-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 43% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 34% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Venus Elementary 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 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 62% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Venus Elementary School's student population of 681 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 41 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 2-5
Total Students681 students
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Total Classroom Teachers41 teachers
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School Comparison

Venus Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 7,999 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Venus Elementary School is 0.55, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall Testing Rank
#5243 out of 7999 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
56%
52%
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Black
3%
13%
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White
38%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.550.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
63%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameVenus Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Venus Elementary School is Venus High School (0.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Venus Middle School (0.0 miles away)
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