About Us


The vision of Venice Middle is a school that fosters respect for and commitment to community and academic success.





The mission of Venice Middle is to challenge and nurture our students by offering a high- quality education and fostering a community of respect and understanding in a safe school environment.  Our goal is to develop lifelong learners and caring citizens for the betterment of self and society.







Venice Middle School will be viewed as:

  • aesthetically pleasant

  • inviting

  • nurturing

  • and as a school that instills mutual respect


Venice Middle School  is committed to:

  • celebrating diversity

  • practicing and modeling positive character traits

  • fostering a secure place where people want to be


Venice Middle School will accommodate the needs of all by providing a:

  • healthy

  • secure

  • and environmentally responsible facility



Community, Home, School Relationships


Venice Middle School:

  • Will establish and maintain collaborative relationships with businesses, corporations, organizations, and agencies and link these resources to teacher/student educational needs.

  • Will develop the natural resources of its campus to provide sites for ecological education and outdoor recreation through collaborative relationships with businesses, organizations and agencies, staff, students and their families.

  • Will facilitate the development of booster organizations composed of parents and community members, to support each Learning Community, student performance activity, student organization and interscholastic athletic team.


Learning Environment


Venice Middle School:

  • Will provide a learning environment that exhibits middle school & ESE middle and elementary school best practices.

  • Will use technology to enhance learning.

  • Will provide exploratory and elective course options.

  • Will provide physical education classes to promote fitness, health, and wellness.

  • Will strive to have students perform on or above grade level, or to their best ability, in the areas of reading, writing, and mathematics.

  • Will provide remedial classes in the areas of writing, reading and mathematics.

  • Will provide transitional activities that will enable incoming and outgoing students to be confident in their learning environment.

  • Will explore methods of authentic assessment as well as continue traditional assessments.

  • Will assess how students learn and use this information to improve instruction for all students.

  • Will develop communities of learning based on the interests of the parents, students and staff.

  • Will provide career exploration experiences for all students.

  • Will use mastery learning and will differentiate instruction to meet the needs of students in mixed ability groups.

  • Will provide professional staff development in alignment with the goals of the school.





12/3/2019 - Suncoast Polytechnical High School Walking Tours

12/4/2019 - VMS Basketball

12/5/2019 - Orchestra Concert

12/9/2019 - VMS Basketball

12/10/2019 - Band Winter Concert

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