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Venus Primary School

Public | PK-1 | 395 students

 

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2014:
Based on 2 ratings
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2012:
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2011:
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Posted October 10, 2014

My child loves the activities that she has experienced attending the primary school since pre-k. Teachers/Principals and parents seem very involved with the school.
—Submitted by a parent


Posted August 18, 2014

My son and daughter had a great experience at the Primary campus. Teachers and administration were very supportive.
—Submitted by a parent


Posted June 25, 2012

School personel has no clue as to the education laws, do not offer hardly any help for special needs children. Teachers have been seen yelling at kids in the hall. Maybe more involvement and less pajama days are needed. Personel seems as though they do not want parents involved.
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Posted August 10, 2011

Poor School! Not a fan of teachers screaming at students.I could hear it down the hall, when i entered the building. I was shocked to find out it was my child's teacher. Poor Leadership quality. Parent involvement not welcome. I have 5 kids and 3 grandchildren.
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Posted June 27, 2004

I enjoy Venus very much. My daughter has had nothing but great teachers who are willing to spend all the time needed for her to reach her goals. The Principal this year has been wonderful with all the kids that I have seen him with. And is always willing to speak to me when I ask to. I think there doing great!
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Posted April 20, 2004

Venus primary is in a poor school district. This shows throgh in their inability to hire the teachers needed. There discipline strategy is inadequate.
—Submitted by a parent


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The Community Rating is the school’s average rating from its community members (e.g., parents, students, and school staff). The highest possible rating is five stars; the lowest is one star.

The test results by subgroup show how the designated group of students is performing in comparison to the general population.
  • In 2010-2011, this school was rated "Academically Unacceptable".
  • In 2009-2010, this school was rated "Recognized".
  • In 2008-2009, this school was rated "Academically Acceptable".

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Texas uses Accountability Ratings to indicate the overall performance of each school and district. The ratings are based on TAKS test results, dropout rates for grades 7 and 8 and school completion rates for grades 9 through 12. Schools and districts rated under standard accountability procedures are designated as Exemplary, Recognized, Academically Acceptable or Academically Unacceptable. Schools and districts rated under alternative education accountability (AEA) procedures are designated as either AEA: Academically Acceptable or AEA: Academically Unacceptable.

Source: Texas Education Agency

Student ethnicity

Ethnicity This school State average
Hispanic 54% 52%
White 42% 29%
Black 1% 13%
American Indian/Alaska Native N/A 0%
Asian or Pacific Islander N/A 4%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander N/A 0%
Two or more races N/A 2%
Source: TX Education Agency, 2013-2014

Student subgroups

  This school District averageState average
Limited English proficient (LEP) 35%N/A17%
Source: TX Education Agency, 2013-2014

Teacher experience

  This school District averageState average
Beginning teachers 0%N/AN/A
Source: Civil Rights Data Collection, 2011-2012

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School basics

School Leader's name
  • JENNIFER DRIVER
Fax number
  • (972) 366-1826

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  • Title I Schoolwide program (SWP)
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101 Student Dr
Venus, TX 76084
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