Sonoran Trails Middle School

5555 East Pinnacle Vista Dr,

Phoenix, AZ, 85085-

Tel: (480)575-2021
Grades: 7-8

802 students

Sonoran Trails Middle School serves 802 students in grades 7-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the AZ average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 58%.
Sonoran Trails Middle School operates within the Cave Creek Unified School District.

Overview

The student population of 802 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 42 teachers has grown by 13% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-8
Total Students 802 students
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 42 teachers
Sonoran Trails Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (2000-2012)
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has decreased from 22:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.26 is less than the state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AZ) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1 18:1
Sonoran Trails Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (2000-2012)
American Indian
n/a
5%
Asian
2%
3%
Sonoran Trails Middle School Asian (2000-2012)
Hispanic
8%
43%
Sonoran Trails Middle School Hispanic (2000-2012)
Black
1%
5%
Sonoran Trails Middle School Black (2000-2012)
White
86%
42%
All Ethnic Groups Sonoran Trails Middle School Sch Ethnicity Sonoran Trails Middle School Sta Ethnicity
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.26 0.64
Sonoran Trails Middle School Diversity Score (2000-2012)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
11%
36%
Sonoran Trails Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (2003-2012)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
1%
11%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 5,774 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Cave Creek Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
1
Number of Students Managed 5,774 285
Cave Creek Unified  School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $48 MM $2 MM
Cave Creek Unified  School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $57 MM $2 MM
District Revenue / Student $7,984 $9,374
Cave Creek Unified  School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,480 $8,323
Cave Creek Unified  School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Cactus Shadows High School (3.7 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Explorer Middle School (3.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Horseshoe Trails Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Phoenix Horseshoe Trails Elementary School
    5405 East Pinnacle Vista Dr
    Phoenix , AZ , 85085
    (480)575-2021
    0.2  mi  |  723  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Scottsdale Desert Sun Academy
    27880 North 64th St
    Scottsdale , AZ , 85266
    (480)575-2021
    1.1  mi  |  637  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • Cave Creek Lone Mountain Elementary School
    5250 East Montgomery Rd
    Cave Creek , AZ , 85331
    (480)575-2021
    2.1  mi  |  634  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Cave Creek Desert Willow Elementary School
    4322 East Desert Willow Parkwa
    Cave Creek , AZ , 85331
    (480)575-2021
    2.9  mi  |  731  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Phoenix Desert Trails Elementary School
    4315 East Cashman Dr
    Phoenix , AZ , 85050
    (602)449-4100
    3  mi  |  559  students  |  Gr.  PK-6

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