Venice Senior High School

Public, Magnet 9-12

 1 Indian Ave
       Venice, FL  34285-2632


(941) 488-6726

District: Sarasota

SchoolDigger Rank:
117th of 746 Florida High Schools

Per Pupil Expenditures:  $8,589 Help

Feeder schools for Venice Senior High School:

Elementary:    Garden Elementary School
    Laurel Nokomis School
    Taylor Ranch Elementary School
    Venice Elementary School
Middle:    Venice Middle School

Student/teacher ratio:  22.7
Number of students:  2,363

Racial breakdown:

White:
80.7%
Hispanic:
10.5%
Two or more races:
4.9%
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Free/discounted lunch recipients:  29.8%

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We updated the 2020-21 rankings and test scores for this school on Thursday, August 5, 2021.


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Compare Details Venice Senior High School ranks better than 84.3% of high schools in Florida. It also ranks 2nd among 8 ranked high schools in the Sarasota School District. (See more...)
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Compare Details In 2021 the calculated Average Standard Score was 70.6. (See more...)
Student Body
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Compare Details Racial makeup is: White (80.7%), Hispanic (10.5%), two or more races (4.9%). (See more...)
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Compare Details 29.8% of students are receiving a free or discounted lunch. (See more...)
Teachers
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Compare Details The student/teacher ratio at Venice Senior High School is 22.7. 8 high schools in the Sarasota School District have better student/teacher ratios. (See more...)
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Compare Details The average total spent per student at Venice Senior High School is $8,589. 6 high schools in the Sarasota School District spend more per student.
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Schooldigger 2021 Rankings:

Venice Senior High School:

SchoolDigger ranks Venice Senior High School 117th of 746 Florida public high schools. (See Venice Senior High School in the ranking list.)

Sarasota:

SchoolDigger ranks Sarasota 7th of 68 Florida school districts. (See district ranking list.)


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Rank History for Venice Senior High School

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Year Avg Standard Score Statewide Rank Total # Ranked High Schools FL State Percentile SchoolDigger Rating
2004 82.46 70th 484 85.5%
2005 74.86 108th 487 77.8%
2006 75.62 94th 477 80.3%
2007 76.25 111th 563 80.3%
2008 78.06 111th 577 80.8%
2009 77.88 110th 587 81.3%
2010 79.93 104th 620 83.2%
2011 77.15 130th 622 79.1%
2012 69.23 96th 606 84.2%
2013 73.47 105th 648 83.8%
2014 78.18 85th 687 87.6%
2016 79.53 61st 693 91.2%
2017 78.30 64th 714 91.0%
2018 77.64 67th 716 90.6%
2019 69.27 119th 734 83.8%
2021 70.60 117th 746 84.3%

Data source: test scores: Florida Department of Education, rankings: SchoolDigger.com

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Data source: Florida Department of Education

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by a parent
Tuesday, January 28, 2020

Open Quote We moved from Nebraska in December 2019 . My husband is trying to start a new business here as his work was seasonal in Nebraska. I’m a nurse and work nights. My son has had a school permit since he was in 8th grade. He got a new vehicle when we moved here to soften the blow of moving him away from his friends and he cannot even drive to school! He was put on waiting and is #20! with tons of spots open and a whole parking lot to the Nothwest side totally open! This is hampering our income which was unexpected as my husband has had to drive him to school and home everyday!
I went there for answers. They are very unreceptive and not helpful at all! I was lost as to where to go and they had no one to offer directions! Close Quote


by a student
Thursday, April 8, 2010

Open Quote It's poorly designed, and the teacher's aren't all qualified, most of them do not help you if you ask for it. Close Quote



Enrollment information for Venice Senior High School

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Year White African American Asian Hispanic American Indian Pacific Islander Two or More Races Not Specified Total
1988 1840 48 10 7 0 n/a n/a 0 1905
1989 1719 51 8 11 0 n/a n/a 0 1789
1990 1674 55 17 10 0 n/a n/a 0 1756
1991 1641 49 20 13 0 n/a n/a 0 1723
1992 1665 46 22 23 0 n/a n/a 0 1756
1993 1619 42 32 17 0 n/a n/a 0 1710
1994 1681 42 36 21 1 n/a n/a 0 1781
1995 1923 53 33 24 1 n/a n/a 0 2034
1996 1923 53 33 24 1 n/a n/a 0 2034
1997 2001 55 36 27 1 n/a n/a 0 2120
1998 2146 67 28 27 1 n/a n/a 0 2269
1999 2287 63 31 37 2 n/a n/a 0 2420
2000 2369 72 23 34 3 n/a n/a 0 2501
2001 2528 79 26 53 7 n/a n/a 0 2693
2002 2103 30 34 47 1 n/a n/a 0 2215
2003 2103 30 34 47 1 n/a n/a 0 2215
2004 2045 25 26 55 1 n/a n/a 0 2152
2005 2051 38 26 73 3 n/a n/a 0 2191
2006 2063 38 30 63 3 n/a n/a 0 2197
2007 1963 35 21 69 1 n/a n/a 41 2130
2008 1929 37 25 76 2 n/a n/a 43 2112
2009 1846 37 23 69 1 n/a n/a 41 2017
2010 1760 35 22 77 2 n/a n/a 62 1958
2011 1690 30 20 136 12 2 60 0 1950
2012 1626 27 28 137 15 1 63 0 1897
2013 1595 19 20 147 16 1 68 0 1866
2014 1628 27 33 139 16 1 64 0 1908
2015 1642 27 34 155 6 0 77 0 1941
2016 1788 31 36 170 11 3 68 0 2107
2017 1756 30 42 176 8 0 75 0 2087
2018 1766 34 43 212 5 2 103 0 2165
2019 1841 34 44 212 4 4 97 0 2236
2020 1838 38 43 240 5 4 113 0 2281
2021 1906 39 43 248 7 4 116 0 2363

Data source: National Center for Education Statistics, U.S. Dept of Education.

About Enrollment/Ethnicity
For more information about how the Department of Education defines ethnicity, see Defining Race and Ethnicity Data, National Center for Education Statistics

Students eligible for free or discounted lunch at Venice Senior High School

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Year # Students Full-time Teachers Student/Teacher ratio % Free/Discounted Lunch
1988 1905 97.0 19.6 5.9
1989 1789 91.0 19.6 6.3
1990 1756 93.0 18.8 6
1991 1723 90.0 19.1 8.4
1992 1756 87.0 20.1 5.2
1993 1710 81.0 21.1 8.8
1994 1781 84.0 21.2 7.2
1995 2034 86.0 23.7 11.3
1996 2034 86.0 23.7 11.3
1997 2120 107.0 19.8 11.2
1998 2269 113.0 20.1 14.3
1999 2420 127.0 19.1 23.1
2000 2501 130.0 19.2 22.7
2001 2693 129.0 20.9 23.5
2002 2215 108.0 20.5 14.3
2003 2215 108.0 20.5 14.3
2004 2152 112.0 19.2 14.4
2005 2191 117.0 18.7 21
2006 2197 122.0 18.0 15.6
2007 2130 111.0 19.2 20.2
2008 2112 108.5 19.5 19.2
2009 2017 108.1 18.7 25.3
2010 1958 98.0 19.9 33
2011 1950 97.6 19.9 36.4
2012 1897 94.0 20.1 37
2013 1866 93.0 20.0 38
2014 1908 94.0 20.2 35.5
2015 1941 96.0 20.2 36.7
2016 2107 99.0 21.2 35.8
2017 2087 98.0 21.2 32.3
2018 2165 103.0 21.0 37.9
2019 2236 101.0 22.1 32
2020 2281 107.0 21.3 29.5
2021 2363 104.0 22.7 29.8

Data source: National Center for Education Statistics, U.S. Dept of Education.

About Students eligible for discounted/free lunch
For information about the National School Lunch Program, see the USDA Website

Student/Teacher Ratio Venice Senior High School

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Year # Students Full-time Teachers Student/Teacher ratio % Free/Discounted Lunch
1988 1905 97.0 19.6 5.9
1989 1789 91.0 19.6 6.3
1990 1756 93.0 18.8 6
1991 1723 90.0 19.1 8.4
1992 1756 87.0 20.1 5.2
1993 1710 81.0 21.1 8.8
1994 1781 84.0 21.2 7.2
1995 2034 86.0 23.7 11.3
1996 2034 86.0 23.7 11.3
1997 2120 107.0 19.8 11.2
1998 2269 113.0 20.1 14.3
1999 2420 127.0 19.1 23.1
2000 2501 130.0 19.2 22.7
2001 2693 129.0 20.9 23.5
2002 2215 108.0 20.5 14.3
2003 2215 108.0 20.5 14.3
2004 2152 112.0 19.2 14.4
2005 2191 117.0 18.7 21
2006 2197 122.0 18.0 15.6
2007 2130 111.0 19.2 20.2
2008 2112 108.5 19.5 19.2
2009 2017 108.1 18.7 25.3
2010 1958 98.0 19.9 33
2011 1950 97.6 19.9 36.4
2012 1897 94.0 20.1 37
2013 1866 93.0 20.0 38
2014 1908 94.0 20.2 35.5
2015 1941 96.0 20.2 36.7
2016 2107 99.0 21.2 35.8
2017 2087 98.0 21.2 32.3
2018 2165 103.0 21.0 37.9
2019 2236 101.0 22.1 32
2020 2281 107.0 21.3 29.5
2021 2363 104.0 22.7 29.8

Data source: National Center for Education Statistics, U.S. Dept of Education.

About Student-Teacher Ratio
Student/teacher ratio is calculated by dividing the total number of students by the total number of full-time equivalent teachers. Please note that a smaller student/teacher ratio does not necessarily translate to smaller class size. In some instances, schools hire teachers part time, and some teachers are hired for specialized instruction with very small class sizes. These and other factors contribute to the student/teacher ratio. Note: For private schools, Student/teacher ratio may not include Pre-Kindergarten.
Finances

Per Pupil Expenditures for Venice Senior High School

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YearExpenditures from Federal FundsExpenditures from State and Local FundsTotal Expenditures Per Pupil (All Funds)
2018 $178 (2.1%) $8,434 (97.9%) $8,612
2019 $206 (2.5%) $8,029 (97.5%) $8,235
2020 $230 (2.8%) $8,071 (97.2%) $8,301
2021 $415 (4.8%) $8,173 (95.2%) $8,589

Data source: Florida Department of Education
Pre and Post Pandemic Data

Impact of COVID-19 on Venice Senior High School

The coronavirus has had a profound impact on education in America. Learning shifted online overnight, attendance numbers dwindled, and enrollment decreased. SchoolDigger.com is making it easier for you to better assess how COVID-19 has impacted your school. Through the collection of pre-pandemic (2019) and current data, SchoolDigger.com is sharing test scores, enrollment numbers and school demographics from schools across the country – and we make it easy to see how impacted schools compare locally and statewide.

Rankings

Rank
Pre-pandemic (2018-2019)
Rank
Pandemic (2020-2021)
Change (%)
Ranks 119th of 734 High schoolsRanks 117th of 746 High schools
 0.5%

Test Scores

% proficient
Pre-pandemic (2018-2019)
% proficient
Pandemic (2020-2021)
Change (%)
9th Grade English Language Arts (Venice Senior High School)6761
 6%
   9th Grade English Language Arts (Sarasota)6561
 4%
   9th Grade English Language Arts (Florida)5550
 5%
10th Grade English Language Arts (Venice Senior High School)6462
 2%
   10th Grade English Language Arts (Sarasota)6360
 3%
   10th Grade English Language Arts (Florida)5351
 2%
End of Course Biology 1 (Venice Senior High School)8179
 2%
   End of Course Biology 1 (Sarasota)7772
 5%
   End of Course Biology 1 (Florida)6761
 6%
End of Course US History (Venice Senior High School)8680
 6%
   End of Course US History (Sarasota)7873
 5%
   End of Course US History (Florida)7063
 7%
End of Course Algebra 1 (Venice Senior High School)6463
 1%
   End of Course Algebra 1 (Sarasota)7367
 6%
   End of Course Algebra 1 (Florida)6249
 13%
End of Course Geometry (Venice Senior High School)7362
 11%
   End of Course Geometry (Sarasota)7065
 5%
   End of Course Geometry (Florida)5745
 12%

Student Body

Number of students
Pre-pandemic (2018-2019)
Number of students
Pandemic (2020-2021)
Change (%)
Total Students22362363
 5.7%
African American3439
 14.7%
American Indian47
 75%
Asian4443
 2.3%
Hispanic212248
 17%
Pacific Islander44
Two or More Races97116
 19.6%
% Free/Discounted Lunch Recipients32%29.8%
 2.1%




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SchoolDigger data sources: National Center for Education Statistics, U.S. Department of Education, the U.S. Census Bureau and the Florida Department of Education. School Attendance Areas provided by ATTOM.

IMPORTANT DISCLAIMERS: Not all boundaries are included. We make every effort to ensure that school and district boundary data are up-to-date. But it's important to note that these are approximations and are for general informational purposes only. To verify legal descriptions of boundaries or school locations, contact your local tax assessor's office and/or school district.





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