Sonoma Valley Unified School District

17850 Railrd. Ave.
Sonoma, CA 95476-3703
(District boundaries shown in map)
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%

Top Rankings

Sonoma Valley Unified School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in California for:

Category
Attribute
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)
For the 2024 school year, there are 9 public schools serving 3,331 students in Sonoma Valley Unified School District.
Public Schools in Sonoma Valley Unified School District have a diversity score of 0.48, which is less than the California public school average of 0.63.
Minority enrollment is 70% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the California public school average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

2021-2022 School Year Data
This School District
This State (CA)
# Schools
9 Schools
10,375 Schools
# Students
3,331 Students
5,876,295 Students
# Teachers
178 Teachers
267,757 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
19:1
19:1

District Rank

The school district's graduation rate of 88% has decreased from 89% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (CA)
Overall District Rank
#950 out of 1200 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Sonoma Valley Unified  School District, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤20%
34%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Sonoma Valley Unified  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of CA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤20%
49%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Sonoma Valley Unified  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of CA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Graduation Rate
88%
84%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Sonoma Valley Unified  School District and public school graduation rate of CA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.48
0.63
# American Indian Students
12 Students
27,207 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# Asian Students
60 Students
696,628 Students
% Asian Students
2%
12%
# Hispanic Students
2,184 Students
3,281,568 Students
% Hispanic Students
66%
56%
# Black Students
16 Students
296,694 Students
% Black Students
n/a
5%
# White Students
1,000 Students
1,235,074 Students
% White Students
30%
21%
# Hawaiian Students
5 Students
24,653 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
54 Students
309,952 Students
% of Two or more races Students
2%
5%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
-
# Students in K Grade:
261
469,461
# Students in 1st Grade:
231
408,174
# Students in 2nd Grade:
205
421,021
# Students in 3rd Grade:
206
426,338
# Students in 4th Grade:
215
432,663
# Students in 5th Grade:
224
440,560
# Students in 6th Grade:
240
440,507
# Students in 7th Grade:
264
434,863
# Students in 8th Grade:
267
455,685
# Students in 9th Grade:
282
484,040
# Students in 10th Grade:
307
494,745
# Students in 11th Grade:
325
478,449
# Students in 12th Grade:
304
489,789
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $24,513 is higher than the state median of $19,806. The school district revenue/student has grown by 24% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $32,041 is higher than the state median of $18,241. The school district spending/student has grown by 46% over four school years.
This School District
This State (CA)
Total Revenue
$82 MM
$116,387 MM
This chart display total revenue of Sonoma Valley Unified  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending
$107 MM
$107,188 MM
This chart display total spending of Sonoma Valley Unified  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$24,513
$19,806
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Sonoma Valley Unified  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending / Student
$32,041
$18,241
This chart display average spending per public school student in Sonoma Valley Unified  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Best Sonoma Valley Unified School District Public Schools (2024)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: n/an/a
1150 Brd.way
Sonoma, CA 95476
(707) 935-6080
Grades: 6-8
| 356 students
Rank: n/an/a
17805 Arnold Dr.
Sonoma, CA 95476
(707) 935-6020
Grades: 6-8
| 415 students
Rank: n/an/a
Creekside High School
Alternative School
950 Brd.way
Sonoma, CA 95476
(707) 933-4046
Grades: 9-12
| 56 students
Rank: n/an/a
11700 Dunbar Rd.
Glen Ellen, CA 95442
(707) 935-6070
Grades: K-5
| 150 students
Rank: n/an/a
18606 Riverside Dr.
Sonoma, CA 95476
(707) 935-6050
Grades: K-5
| 279 students
Rank: n/an/a
17600 Sonoma Hwy.
Sonoma, CA 95476
(707) 935-6060
Grades: K-5
| 357 students
Rank: n/an/a
343 E. Macarthur St.
Sonoma, CA 95476
(707) 935-6030
Grades: K-5
| 299 students
Rank: n/an/a
652 Fifth St. W.
Sonoma, CA 95476
(707) 935-6040
Grades: K-5
| 257 students
Rank: n/an/a
20000 Brd.way
Sonoma, CA 95476
(707) 933-4010
Grades: 9-12
| 1,162 students

Frequently Asked Questions

How many schools belong to Sonoma Valley Unified School District?
Sonoma Valley Unified School District manages 9 public schools serving 3,331 students.
What is the racial composition of students in Sonoma Valley Unified School District?
66% of Sonoma Valley Unified School District students are Hispanic, 30% of students are White, 2% of students are Asian, and 2% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student/teacher ratio of Sonoma Valley Unified School District?
Sonoma Valley Unified School District has a student/teacher ratio of 19:1, which is lower than the California state average of 22:1.
What is Sonoma Valley Unified School District's spending/student ratio?
The school district's spending/student of $32,041 is higher than the state median of $18,241. The school district spending/student has grown by 46% over four school years.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 9 schools
  • Grades: KG-12
  • Enrollment: 3,331 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 70%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 88%
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≤20%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : ≤20%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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