Sonoran Trails Middle School

Sonoran Trails Middle School serves 813 students in grades 7 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is lower than the AZ average of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is more than the state average of 59%.
Sonoran Trails Middle School operates within the Cave Creek Unified School District.

School Overview

The student population of 813 students has grown by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 38 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-8
Total Students 813 students
Sonoran Trails Middle School Total Students (2000-2014)
Gender % Sonoran Trails Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 38 teachers
Sonoran Trails Middle School Total Teachers (2000-2014)
Students by Grade Sonoran Trails Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has increased from 19:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.21 is less than the state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AZ) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 21:1 23:1
Sonoran Trails Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (2000-2014)
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.
0.21 0.42
Sonoran Trails Middle School Diversity Score (2000-2014)
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.
9%
36%
Sonoran Trails Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (2003-2014)
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.
2%
14%
Sonoran Trails Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2003-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 5,410 students has decreased by 9% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $8,356 is less than the state average of $9,449. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district spending/student of $8,627 is less than the state average of $8,879. The district spending/student has declined by 10% over four years.
School District Name Cave Creek Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
1
Number of Students Managed 5,410 311
Cave Creek Unified  School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $49 MM $3 MM
Cave Creek Unified  School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $51 MM $2 MM
Cave Creek Unified  School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $8,356 $9,449
Cave Creek Unified  School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $8,627 $8,879
Cave Creek Unified  School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public 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 Grades Students
  • PhoenixHorseshoe Trails Elementary School
    Charter School
    0.2 miles | Grades: KG-6 | 664 students5405 East Pinnacle Vista Dr
    PhoenixAZ 85085
    (480)575-2021
    0.2KG-6664
  • ScottsdaleDesert Sun Academy
    Charter School
    1.1 miles | Grades: KG-6 | 443 students27880 North 64th St
    ScottsdaleAZ 85266
    (480)575-2021
    1.1KG-6443
  • Cave CreekLone Mountain Elementary School
    Charter School
    2.1 miles | Grades: KG-6 | 598 students5250 East Montgomery Rd
    Cave CreekAZ 85331
    (480)575-2021
    2.1KG-6598
  • Cave CreekDesert Willow Elementary School
    Charter School
    2.9 miles | Grades: KG-6 | 673 students4322 East Desert Willow Parkwa
    Cave CreekAZ 85331
    (480)575-2021
    2.9KG-6673
  • PhoenixDesert Trails Elementary School
    3 miles | Grades: PK-6 | 483 students4315 East Cashman Dr
    PhoenixAZ 85050
    (602)449-4100
    3PK-6483

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