Venus Middle School

  • Venus Middle School serves 503 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 37% (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 37% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Venus Middle 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 14:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.

School Overview

  • Venus Middle School's student population of 503 students has grown by 13% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 37 teachers has grown by 23% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students503 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Venus Middle School
Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Venus Middle 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 school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Venus Middle School is 0.52, 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#5367 out of 7999 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
4%
Hispanic
54%
52%
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Black
4%
13%
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White
40%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
2%
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Diversity Score0.520.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
65%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Venus Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
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

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