Best Sonora Public Schools (2021-22)

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 2 public schools serving 491 students in Sonora, KY. Sonora has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Kentucky.
The top ranked public schools in Sonora, KY are Creekside Elementary School and The Life Connection. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Sonora, KY public schools have an average math proficiency score of 46% (versus the Kentucky public school average of 46%), and reading proficiency score of 47% (versus the 56% statewide average). Schools in Sonora have an average ranking of 3/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Kentucky public schools.
Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Kentucky public school average of 23% (majority Black).

Best Sonora, KY Public Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Creekside Elementary School
Math: 49% | Reading: 50%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
151 Horseshoe Bend Rd
Sonora, KY 42776
(270) 369-8460
Grades: PK-5
| 452 students
Rank: #22.
The Life Connection
Alternative School
Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
81 Bud's Lake Rd
Sonora, KY 42776
(270) 324-4956
Grades: 5-12
| 39 students

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