Sonoma County Special Education

Rank
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Sonoma County Special Education serves 403 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
Sonoma County Special Education placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤10% (which is lower than the California state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≤10% (which is lower than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 59% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Sonoma County Special Education places among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

Sonoma County Special Education's student population of 403 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 41 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
School TypeSpecial education school
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Total Students403 students
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Total Classroom Teachers41 teachers
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School Comparison

Sonoma County Special Education is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 9,602 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Sonoma County Special Education is 0.61, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#9186 out of 9602 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤10%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤10%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:123:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
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Asian
3%
12%
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Hispanic
47%
54%
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Black
4%
5%
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White
41%
23%
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Hawaiian
1%
1%
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.610.64
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Graduation Rate
<50%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
20%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (14-15)
3%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSonoma County Office Of Education School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Sonoma County Special Education is Sonoma County Alternative Education Programs (0.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Santa Rosa Sonoma County Alternative Education Programs Alternative School
    Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-12 | 73 students
    0.0 miles
    5340 Skylane Blvd.
    Santa Rosa, CA 95403
    (707) 524-2876
    0 K-12 73
  • Santa Rosa Sonoma County Court Alternative School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-12 | 49 students
    0.0 miles
    5340 Skylane Blvd.
    Santa Rosa, CA 95403
    (707) 524-2876
    0 K-12 49
  • Santa Rosa Sonoma County Rop Vocational School
    Grades: 10-12
    0.0 miles
    5340 Skylane Blvd.
    Santa Rosa, CA 95403
    (707) 524-2720
    0 10-12 n/a
  • Santa Rosa Mattie Washburn Elementary School
    Grades: K-1 | 435 students
    2.0 miles
    75 Pleasant Ave.
    Santa Rosa, CA 95403
    (707) 837-7727
    2 K-1 435
  • Santa Rosa Mark West Charter Charter School
    Math: 55-59% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-8 | 120 students
    2.1 miles
    4600 Lavell Rd.
    Santa Rosa, CA 95403
    (707) 524-2741
    2.1 K-8 120

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