Sonora Union High School District

100 Sch St.
Sonora, CA 95370-5680
(District boundaries shown in map)
6/
10
Top 50%
For the 2024 school year, there are 3 public high schools serving 1,066 students in Sonora Union High School District. This district's average high testing ranking is 6/10, which is in the top 50% of public high schools in California.
Public High Schools in Sonora Union High School District have an average math proficiency score of 25% (versus the California public high school average of 34%), and reading proficiency score of 58% (versus the 56% statewide average).
Public High School in Sonora Union High School District have a Graduation Rate of 81%, which is less than the California average of 85%.
The school with highest graduation rate is Sonora High School, with 85-89% graduation rate. Read more about public school graduation rate statistics in California or national school graduation rate statistics.
Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the California public high school average of 78% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

This School District
This State (CA)
# Schools
3 Schools
2,822 Schools
# Students
1,066 Students
2,204,488 Students
# Teachers
44 Teachers
101,134 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
24:1
24:1

District Rank

Sonora Union High School District, which is ranked #508 of all 1,167 school districts in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-2021 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 83% has decreased from 94% over five school years.
This School District
State Average (CA)
#538 out of 1200 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Sonora Union High  School District, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
21%
34%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Sonora Union High  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.
59%
49%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Sonora Union High  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.
83%
84%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Sonora Union High  School District and public school graduation rate of CA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

0.49
0.64
# American Indian Students
9 Students
11,449 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
1%
# Asian Students
22 Students
253,526 Students
% Asian Students
2%
12%
# Hispanic Students
235 Students
1,210,385 Students
% Hispanic Students
22%
55%
# Black Students
3 Students
118,812 Students
% Black Students
n/a
5%
# White Students
722 Students
492,294 Students
% White Students
68%
22%
# Hawaiian Students
5 Students
9,615 Students
% Hawaiian Students
1%
n/a
# Two or more races Students
66 Students
103,544 Students
% of Two or more races Students
6%
5%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
18
# Students in K Grade:
-
24,378
# Students in 1st Grade:
-
22,510
# Students in 2nd Grade:
-
23,295
# Students in 3rd Grade:
-
23,310
# Students in 4th Grade:
-
23,453
# Students in 5th Grade:
-
23,769
# Students in 6th Grade:
-
31,687
# Students in 7th Grade:
-
40,948
# Students in 8th Grade:
-
43,682
# Students in 9th Grade:
285
484,137
# Students in 10th Grade:
289
494,853
# Students in 11th Grade:
256
478,576
# Students in 12th Grade:
236
489,872
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $16,422 in this school district is less than the state median of $19,801. The school district revenue/student has grown by 15% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $14,280 is less than the state median of $18,236. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (CA)
Total Revenue
$18 MM
$116,387 MM
This chart display total revenue of Sonora Union High  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
$15 MM
$107,188 MM
This chart display total spending of Sonora Union High  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 (19-20)
$16,422
$19,801
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Sonora Union High  School District and average revenue per public school student of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Spending / Student (19-20)
$14,280
$18,236
This chart display average spending per public school student in Sonora Union High  School District and average spending per public school student of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.

Best Sonora Union High School District Public High Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Sonora High School
(Math: 25-29% | Reading: 65-69%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
430 N. Washington St.
Sonora, CA 95370
(209) 532-5511
Grades: 9-12
| 923 students
Rank: #22.
Theodore Bird High School
Alternative School
(Math: ≤20% | Reading: 21-39%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
251 S. Barretta St.
Sonora, CA 95370
(209) 533-2923
Grades: 9-12
| 96 students
Rank: #33.
Dario Cassina High School
Alternative School
(Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%)
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
251 S. Barretta St.
Sonora, CA 95370
(209) 532-1587
Grades: 10-12
| 47 students

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 3 schools
  • Grades: 09-12
  • Enrollment: 1,066 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 24:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 32%
  • : 83% (Btm 50% in CA)
  • : Top 50%
  • : 21% (Btm 50%)
  • : 59% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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