Venado Middle

Overview

Student Enrollment
577
Best Middle School in California
#76
 Rating 9 out of 10
Grades 7th grade to 9th grade
School District Irvine Unified
Type Public
 Phone (949)936-6800
 Location 4 Deerfield Ave.
Irvine, CA 92604
Charter School No

Venado Middle has an academic rating significantly above the average for California middle schools based on its high test performance. It is ranked 76th in the best public middle schools in California.

Racial Demographics

The Venado Middle student body is mainly Asian Pacific with a significant White population and has high racial diversity.

Race Percent Students
White31%179
Black2.3%13
Hispanic10.6%61
Asian Pacific53.4%308
Native American Indian0%0
Hawaiian Pacific Inlander0.7%4
Two or more races2.1%12

Family Income

vs. other California middle schools
Upper 9.1%

11.8% percent of the school's students are eligible for free lunch under the National School Lunch Program compared to the California middle school median of 55.5%. By this measure, Venado Middle students are largely wealthy and rank 124th in California for middle school student family income.

Enrollment by Grade

Grade Students
7th Grade323
8th Grade254
Total577

Completions

State Standardized Test Performance

Proficient Students
73%
Rank in California
76th
Rating
9 out of 10

Students at Venado Middle scored an average 73% of students proficient for math and reading as tested by the California Department of Education. Performance is significantly above the state middle school median of 33% proficiency and places the school's test performance in the top 6.4% of California middle schools.

Test Proficiency By Gender

Gender Math Proficient Reading Proficient
Girls70% to 74%*80% to 84%*
Boys70% to 74%*70% to 74%*

State Test Proficiency by Subgroup

Subgroup Math Proficient Reading Proficient
American Indian--
Asian & Pacific Islander83%80% to 84%*
Blackless than 50%*less than 50%*
Hispanic40% to 44%*55% to 59%*
Multiracial50% or more*50% or more*
White65% to 69%*70% to 74%*
With Disabilites20% to 29%*20% to 29%*
Limited English45% to 49%*30% to 34%*

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

Absenteeism Rate

School State
Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate3%10%
Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate3%
Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate4%

Police Referral Rate

Group Percent Referrals
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0
California Median0%

Police Arrest Rate

Group Percent Arrests
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0

Expulsion Rate

Group Percent Expulsions
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0
California Median0%

In-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students2%12
Boys2.6%8
Girls1.3%4
California Median0.8%

Out-of-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students2.9%18
Boys5.2%16
Girls0.6%2

Location

Venado Middle
4 Deerfield Ave.
Irvine, CA
92604
(949)936-6800

10 out of 10 1

District

Irvine Unified
Irvine, CA